Arrival
20 Tue Oct
Departure
27 Tue Oct
Arrival
20 Tue Oct
Departure
27 Tue Oct
Decorated by the Duchess of Devonshire

Russian Cottage is situated in a secluded location near Calton Lees, overlooking acres of idyllic farmland. Approached along a private road through bluebell woods, the property offers the perfect getaway, but is only a 25-minute walk through the Park to Chatsworth.

Part of the Chatsworth Collection.

  • Beds
    2
  • Guests
    4
Inclusions & Amenities
Inclusions
  • Well-equipped kitchen with dishwasher
  • Utility room with washer and dryer
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (subject to availability)
  • TV and DVD player
  • Central heating and hot water from a ground source heating system
  • Private gravel track to Russian Cottage accessible by most normal cars
  • Welcome pack
  • Linen and towels
  • Private garden
  • Three miles from Chatsworth
  • Hairdryer

Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Dogs allowed
Children welcome

The Cottage was built following a gift of a model of a Russian Farm to the 6th Duke of Devonshire in 1855 from the brother of Tsar Nicholas of Russia. The Tsar and the 6th Duke had become friends following the Duke’s visit to Russia in 1816 when he served as the British Ambassador to the Coronation.

An exchange visit in 1844 was planned but unfortunately, the Tsar had to cancel his visit. Instead, the Duke was sent an intricate model of a Russian farmhouse as a reminder and keepsake, from which became the inspiration to build Russian Cottage.

Dogs are welcomed at a rate of £25 per dog per stay (maximum of two dogs), please contact the reservations team to add a dog to your booking: 01756 718111 or email res@devonshirehotels.co.uk.

Russian Cottage in Detail

GROUND FLOOR

Sitting room with superb views across the Calton Lees Valley, TV with Freeview and DVD, Wi-Fi access and log burning stove. One double en suite bedroom and one twin bedroom with a separate bathroom. Large well-equipped kitchen and dining room including a dishwasher and microwave. Separate utility room with washer and dryer.

OUTSIDE

It is surrounded by its own well-kept garden with outdoor furniture. Uninterrupted views across the valley.

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Testimonials
Spotlight Sue and Nickki, Portsmouth image
Just as pictured and asked for—idyllic! The most wonderful place I have ever seen and stayed in, just perfect! A totally relaxing week away, thank you.
Sue and Nickki, Portsmouth
Spotlight The Flavell Party, September 2019 image
One of the best short stay holidays we’ve ever had.
The Flavell Party, September 2019

Please note that Chatsworth House is closed during the winter months. Although Chatsworth House itself is closed during winter, you can take advantage of free parking on The Estate and explore the beautiful grounds, shops and restaurants, alongside miles of walking in breathtaking surroundings.

Chatsworth House is open for the annual Christmas exhibition from 7th November 2020 until 3rd January 2021 before closing for winter until March 2021 (Chatsworth House, Garden and Farmyard are closed on 24th, 25th, 26th December 2020 and 1st January 2021).

Please note that unfortunately, the maximum occupancy of our cottages cannot be exceeded at any time. Guests cannot arrange for visitors to the property or hold events (such as parties, celebrations or meetings) at the property without advance consent. For the comfort of all our guests and neighbours, we expect all residents to behave in an appropriate and non-disruptive manner. For more information on our booking terms and conditions please click below.

Autumn Escapes

The changing of the seasons is the perfect time to enjoy our beautiful estate settings. Think crisp morning walks, a host of red and golden leaves on the ground and darker evenings to enjoy by our roaring open fires.

Autumn Escapes

The changing of the seasons is the perfect time to enjoy our beautiful estate settings. Think crisp morning walks, a host of red and golden leaves on the ground and darker evenings to enjoy by our roaring open fires.

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