Cottage Holidays in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England

Wirksworth is well placed for a cottage holiday close to the Peak District National Park.  Just a short drive from some of the Peak District’s best attractions and some of Derbyshire’s top places, the pretty characterful town of Wirksworth has plenty to recommend it.


What Wirksworth offers for Self-Catering Breaks

With a rich history, Wirksworth is a fascinating place to stay with many medieval buildings and a church that dates back to the 13th century.  With shops, cafes and eateries to offer visitors, there are plenty of facilities to enjoy on a self-catering break in Wirksworth.

 

Top Things to See and Do on a Cottage Break in Wirksworth

•    Just a short drive away is the gorgeous scenery of the Peak District National Park.  For walks, hikes and outdoor activities, the Peak District is a paradise.  There are also fascinating show caves to discover.

•    Visit some of the Peak District’s prettiest towns of days out and discover nearby Bakewell and Buxton not too far away.

•    Another highly rated town is Matlock Bath, which is just around 10 minutes’ drive from Wirksworth.  One of Northern England’s original spa towns, Matlock Bath is a great place to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy a taste of café society.

•    Also well worth a visit are the Heights of Abraham, just 10 minutes’ car journe from Wirksworth.  With a cable-car ride, show caves and woodland walks, the Heights of Abraham is a popular family attraction.

•    If holidaying in the area with children, it’s worth noting that one of the UK’s top theme parks; Alton Towers is just 35 minutes’ car ride from Wirksworth. Whether you have young children or teenagers, there is plenty to entertain all ages at this renowned theme park.

Options in terms of self-catering accommodation include holiday apartments and town houses.  Choose to stay in the countryside near to Wirksworth and you may find country cottages or holiday lodges.  We hope you find the perfect holiday home for you on in or near to Wirksworth on Country Cottages Online.

Book a Wirksworth cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Derbyshire on holiday.

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Agricola House, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

7 bedroom Big Holiday House

sleeps 1 - 14 guests
1 - 14
7 bedrooms
7
5 bathrooms
5
no dogs allowed

Award winning, stylish 7 bedroom, 5 bathroom holiday house with cinema room, games console for fun times and relaxing wellness sauna, set in Wirksworth, close to the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, games room, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £2675


Special Offer: from 12 July to 15 August 20
Late availability: from 12 July to 01 August 20

Garden Cottage, Peak District, Kirk Ireton, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

1 bedroom Romantic Stone-Built Cottage, Wirksworth 2 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Delightful one bedroom rural retreat featuring neutral calming tones and a very comfortable interior, ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a tranquil romantic break nestled by the beautiful Derbyshire rolling countryside and within the Peak District National Park.

Weekly Price from: £310
Next availability:
from 25 July to 27 July 20 from 07 August to 08 August 20

Little Larsas Retreat, Matlock, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 3 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Dog-friendly holiday cottage for 4 in Matlock close to the attractions of the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £325


Special Offer: from 12 July to 12 July 20
Late availability: from 12 July to 31 July 20

Dragon Hill Barn, Near the Peak District National Park, Brassington, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Wirksworth 3 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Lovely 2 bedroom stone-built barn conversion with a good quality interior and a location in a pretty little village close to Matlock and the Peak District National Park.

Weekly Price from: £363
Next availability:
from 28 July to 05 August 20 from 15 September to 30 September 20

Big self-catering house at Thornleigh, Matlock, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Wirksworth 4 miles away

sleeps 1 - 13 guests
1 - 13
6 bedrooms
6
5 bathrooms
5
no dogs allowed
5 star

Lovely six bedroom self-catering house with a fantastic location in the heart of Matlock with the added benefit of a games room and a relaxing private hot tub in the garden, ideal for large groups or special celebrations.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £2675


Special Offer: from 28 August to 09 August 20
Late availability: from 31 July to 18 August 20

Old Coach House, Aldwark, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

2 bedroom Stone-Built Barn Conversion, Wirksworth 4 miles away

sleeps 4 - 6 guests
4 - 6
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

Searching for a family cottage in the Peak District National Park? This charming pet-friendly cottage is ideal for family holidays, enjoys an idyllic setting next to fields and should be a hit with the kids with a garden with swings and sandpit where the children can play.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £180
Next availability:
from 18 August to 12 September 20 from 19 September to 10 October 20

Rotherwood Family Cottage, Matlock, Peak District , Matlock, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

5 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 5 miles away

sleeps 1 - 10 guests
1 - 10
5 bedrooms
5
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Large family-friendly stone-built holiday cottage with a private walled garden located in the village of Darley Dale, just one mile from Matlock on the edge of the Peak District National Park, on days out discover the National Trust's historic Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall's Elizabeth Knot Garden and a little further afield Grassmoor Country Park.

Weekly Price from: £599
Next availability:
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The Escape, Two Dales, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

5 bedroom Large Holiday House to rent, Wirksworth 6 miles away

sleeps 2 - 10 guests
2 - 10
5 bedrooms
5
4 bathrooms
4
no dogs allowed

Sleeps 10 holiday house with warm bubbly outdoor private hot tub and games room, just outside of the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1700
Next availability:
from 13 July to 17 July 20 from 31 July to 06 August 20

Brookside Retreat, Matlock, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Wirksworth 6 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Beautiful romantic retreat for 2, in the heart of Two Dales, just a short drive from the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £290
Next availability:
from 19 July to 07 August 20 from 14 August to 28 August 20

Brookley Farmstay near the Peak District, Windley, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

2 bedroom Rural Retreat, Wirksworth 6 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
5 star

Family-friendly and dog-friendly barn conversion with 2 bedrooms, sleeping up to 4, this characterful holiday barn is close to both Belper and Ashbourne and is well placed for discovering some of the best of the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £330
Next availability:
from 27 July to 31 July 20 from 07 August to 14 August 20

Two Owls Lodge, Matlock, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

2 bedroom Rural Retreat, Wirksworth 6 miles away

sleeps 1 - 3 guests
1 - 3
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed

Idyllic sleeps 3 rural retreat in a superb country location and with beautiful views over the Derwent Valley, situated just outside of the Peak District National Park and close to Matlock.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £460
Next availability:
from 07 August to 10 August 20 from 14 August to 17 August 20

Orchard View Dogs-Welcome Cottage, Peak District National Park, Parwich, Derbyshire, Peak District, England

4 bedroom Holiday Farmhouse, Wirksworth 6 miles away

sleeps 4 - 9 guests
4 - 9
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
5 star

Idyllic 4 bedroom English country cottage with exposed wooden beams, wood-burning stove and a very comfortable interior and a pet-friendly policy, also features a romantic four poster bed in one of the bedrooms, as well as a superb location within the Peak District National Park and a Wendy House for keeping younger visitors entertained.

Special features: games room.

Weekly Price from: £559
Next availability:
from 01 September to 05 September 20 from 19 September to 21 September 20