Derbyshire Holiday Cottages

A great selection of holiday cottages, barns, farmhouses and lodges to rent for holidays, throughout Derbyshire and the Peak District

Looking to rent a good quality country cottage for a holiday in Derbyshire?

Renowned for the Peak District National Park, and for charming market towns such as Bakewell, Matlock and the spa town of Buxton, Derbyshire has plenty to offer holidaymakers. Choose from various pretty towns and smaller pretty villages such as Castleton and Hope, all of which, are very good places to rent self-catering accommodation.

What Derbyshire Offers for Cottage Breaks

The Peak District in Derbyshire is one of the most visited holiday destinations in England, and is extremely popular for weekend breaks. The area is famous for attractive moorlands, a hilly landscape and high peaks, as suggested by the name. This area is a paradise for holidaymakers who love exploring the great outdoors and walking, cycling, visiting show caves and rambling on a cottage break.


Choose the Best Type of Holiday Accommodation in Derbyshire for you

There’s a variety of holiday accommodation available to rent in Derbyshire, from romantic retreats to large country houses.  Big group accommodation is also available for those large walking groups and clubs. There are so many attractive villages and towns to discover in Derbyshire and miles and miles of beautiful countryside and interesting landscapes and parks.  Where better for that magic holiday in the North of England?

For those who have never been, the Peak District is made up of the White Peak and the Dark Peak so if you really want to explore one particular part of the Peak District do your research and find out which part of the district the cottage is located in.  Castleton is one place pretty much mid way between both peaks.  If you are looking to really treat yourself on a cottage holiday then why not think about booking a cottage with a hot tub in Derbyshire or a luxury cottage?  There are lots of cottages to choose from in Derbyshire from rural cottages to dog friendly self-catering, we hope you find the best holiday rental for you.

Popular Property Types in Derbyshire

Looking to book a hot tub holiday in Derbyshire for a truly relaxing break? Or need to find pet-friendly accommodation in Derbyshire for a hound-friendly holiday? Or maybe you want to book a luxury retreat, a romantic couple's cottage or a large holiday house for a group of friends and group holiday rental home looking to holiday in Derbyshire. Popular types of holiday cottages in Derbyshire include:

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Frequently Asked Questions about Derbyshire

Whether you want to rent a holiday cottage, a log cabin or a mansion, Derbyshire is a wonderful area of Peak District to discover on a cottage holiday. Guests choose to holiday in Derbyshire because of the charming landscape and rural areas, beautiful towns and villages including Ashbourne, Bakewell, Belper, Buxton, Castleton and Chesterfield and the area's unique tourist spots, sightseeing points of interest.
Some of the top attractions in Derbyshire Local places of interest include Sudbury Hall and the museum of Childhood The village of Tutbury - has a Castle ruins with a fantastic custodian who can tell you lots of facts about the Castle and inhabitants. There is also a micro pub at Tutbury - so book early if a large group! the market town of Uttoxeter which hosts the Midlands Grand National Hunt Race, the world famous brewing town of Burton on Trent, Marstons has a brewery tour the beautiful cathedral city of Lichfield, and much more within 30 minutes of Granary Court. The National Forest Farm with maze and events. Plenty of Golf Courses and driving ranges. Alton Towers, Drayton Manor Park, Twycross Zoo, Tamworth Snowdome, all have events throughout the year. Carsington Water also has sailing events St George's Park England FC Training Centre Barton Marina has a cinema, cafes and pub plus shops Karting at Lichfield
Some of the top activities in Derbyshire are angling, archery, badminton, bird watching, canoeing, clay pigeon shooting, country pursuits, cycling, fishing, golfing, hiking, horse riding, indoor skiing, karting, mountain biking, paintballing, quad biking, sailing, segway, snowboarding, swimming
Country Cottages Online features 25 holiday cottages in Derbyshire for you to choose from, including pet-friendly, children-friendly as well as a good number of rentals with leisure facilities to help you relax and facilities to keep you entertained on holiday. Prices for cottages in Derbyshire range from £240 to £6240 per week.