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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Price from: £494
Next available: 8th Feb to 11th Feb 22
4 star
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 18 miles away

A delightful, detached barn conversion, Little Gem is nestled on the outskirts of Marchington, Staffordshire.

Facilities & Features: Free Wifi
Price from: £395
Next available: 4th Feb to 7th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

1 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 6 miles away

Settled amongst glorious countryside in the charming village of Heage, Derbyshire, and based on a working farm, rests this beautiful barn conversion, Bear Cottage.

Facilities & Features: Free Wifi
Price from: £591
Next available: 7th Feb to 12th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 4 - 9 guests 4 - 9
4 bedrooms 4
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

4 bedroom Holiday Farmhouse, Wirksworth 6 miles away

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.

Facilities & Features: TVGames room
Price from: £650
Next available: 10th Mar to 13th Mar 22
4 star
sleeps 4 - 8 guests 4 - 8
4 bedrooms 4
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

4 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 15 miles away

Leek 5.

Facilities & Features: Free Wifi
Price from: £429
Next available: 22nd Feb to 25th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Unique Self-Catering

Charming 2 bedroom pet-friendly chapel conversion near Carsington Water.

Facilities & Features: Free Wifi
Price from: £276
Next available: 29th Jan to 4th Feb 22
4 star
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Wirksworth 14 miles away

Good quality one bedroom barn conversion nestled in a rural hamlet within the Peak District National Park, this is a charming pet-friendly holiday home which is located just 7 miles from Bakewell.

Facilities & Features: TV
Price from: £289
Next available: 7th Feb to 19th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Wirksworth 12 miles away

Two bedroom rural retreat with ample rustic charm and countryside views with a great location just outside of the Peak District National Park close to Dovedale National Nature Reserve and Alton Towers Theme Park, ideal for couples or small families.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
Price from: £792
Next available: 31st Jan to 4th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

1 bedroom Sleeps 2 Barn Conversion, Wirksworth 10 miles away

A lovely barn conversion for couples near Ashbourne in Derbyshire, nicely situated to explore the Peak District National Park; a king-size bed for comfort, WiFi Broadband and your own charming garden with a patio.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
Price from: £387
Next available: 6th Mar to 11th Mar 22
5 star
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Wirksworth 3 miles away

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.

Facilities & Features: TV
Price from: £1589
Next available: 22nd Apr to 29th Apr 22
3 star
sleeps 6 - 12 guests 6 - 12
6 bedrooms 6
6 bathrooms 6
no dogs allowed

6 bedroom Cottage, Wirksworth 2 miles away

A former Bed & Breakfast, the fantastic detached house of Pig-Of-Lead rests at the foot of the village of Bonsall in Derbyshire.

Facilities & Features: Free Wifi
Price from: £715
Next available: 6th Feb to 11th Feb 22
5 star
sleeps 4 - 8 guests 4 - 8
4 bedrooms 4
2 bathrooms 2
no dogs allowed

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, Wirksworth 7 miles away

This beautiful high quality 4 bedroom barn conversion lies within the gorgeous Peak District National Park and boasts a high quality interior and wonderful views over the surrounding Derbyshire countryside.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
Price from: £588
Next available: 31st Jan to 4th Feb 22
4 star
sleeps 4 - 7 guests 4 - 7
3 bedrooms 3
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

3 bedroom Farmstay, Wirksworth 14 miles away

Family-friendly and pet-friendly holiday barn set next to stunning open countryside within the Peak District National Park and close to the town of Bakewell, this is a wonderfully relaxing place to stay which offers private use of both a hot tub and a sauna.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomIndoor Hot TubSauna