Lower Micklin Farm Holiday Cottages near Alton Towers

Holiday Cottages near Alton Towers & the Peak District

Located in the stunning Staffordshire countryside, and on the doorstep of the Peak District National Park, our cottages can sleep up to 16 people in three cottages, all set in 10 acres of grassland including a play area and safe open spaces for all the family.

Ideal for family breaks, celebrations and gatherings of friends all year round, our cottages are just half a mile from Alton village with its pubs and shop and a five minute drive from Alton Towers. Lower Micklin is the perfect base for walking holidays on the Staffordshire Way or in the Peak District National Park and is within easy reach of Uttoxeter Racecourse, National Trust properties, pubs, an award winning Denstone Hall Farm Shop and cafe and the world famous Potteries and World of Wedgwood.

Perfect for Family Breaks

Our cottages are welcoming and homely and provide the ideal base for a short break to visit local attractions, days out and events. Each cottage (sleeping between 5 & 6) has a fully equipped kitchen, shower room, central heating and ample family space to relax and recharge as well as all your linen and towels. There is a small seating area outside each cottage with much larger spaces to play just beyond including goal posts, a play area and a ball games field. There are also BBQ facilities available.

Ideal for Groups

Our three cottages at Lower Micklin can be booked as a package to provide ideal accommodation for all your family or friends in the centre of the UK with easy access to motorways and airports. Our package sleeps up to 16 people in our three adjoining cottages offering privacy for those who need it and the convenience of being together.

Included in our Group Package is a fabulous communal Pavilion next door that provides space to dine together, host a small celebration, snuggle down to a film on our big screen or simply hang out together with a huge field for games in front. We have hosted everything from family New Year weekends to walking groups exploring our local routes.

Lower Micklin Holiday Cottages have something for everybody and is perfectly located to entertain all the family from family theme parks to relaxed walking and cycling. Please check our availability to book or feel free to email us should you have any queries or questions about planning your special break in Staffordshire.

Things To Do In The Local Area

Alton Towers

We are situated 5 minutes from Alton Towers Resort Click here to book tickets

Food & Drink

It’s easy to find somewhere to eat and drink in Alton, with it’s great selection of pubs.

Walking & Cycling

Surrounded by beautiful countryside, there are many places to walk & cycle.

Great property and SO close to Alton Towers!

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Beautiful property with lots of safe space for the children to run around and play. Very clean. Added touch of the chickens roaming around and Alpacas in the field.

Short Break near Alton Towers

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Booked Lower Micklin Farm for two nights, stayed in cottage no 3 which was perfect for our needs with two adults and three children. 


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Absolutely a fabulous weekend. Staff at Lower Micklin Farm were very pleasant and couldn’t do enough to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

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Lower Micklin Farm, Alton Road, Denstone, ST14 5DJ
01889 590119