Christmas Markets in the Peak District

Christmas Markets in the Peak District are some of the prettiest and most renowned in all of the UK. This traditional experience is the ideal opportunity to pick up some special gifts while being immersed in the stunning countryside on a crisp winter day. Here are some of our favourites for you to stop on by when staying at our luxury holiday cottages.

Haddon Hall Winter Artisan Market (DE45 1LA)

November 13th – November 17th

Always a fabulous day out, the Winter Artisan Markets at Haddon Hall provide you with over 110 market stalls to discover on the grounds of this beautiful Tudor manor. Explore the stunning Victorian gardens as you pick up some unique Christmas gifts for friends and family and take in the lovely, festive feeling of this 5-day event.

Chatsworth Christmas Markets (DE45 1PP)

November 15th – December 3rd

Chatsworth House has over 100 Christmas stalls for you to enjoy this year. Have a browse as you wander through the pretty grounds of the estate and venture inside the house to see its stunning architecture and artwork. Not to be missed!

Castleton Light Switch-on and Christmas Markets (S33 8WN)

November 16th

Hosted by The Castle Hotel, there will be a lights switch-on and Christmas market event in Castleton on the 16th of November. A number of stalls will be there for you to purchase some lovely trinkets and gifts, so do come along to join in on the fun.

Christmas at Dunham Massey (WA14 4SJ)

November 22nd – December 30th

This beautiful display of lights, projections and reflections is sure to dazzle you as you walk through the formal gardens and deer park at Dunham Massey. A selection of hot drinks are available such as mulled wine and hot chocolate to keep you nice and warm, and you can even toast marshmallows over the open fire near to the gift shop. Plenty of entertainment is available for the kids, too, and you can look forward to an appearance from Santa!

Bakewell Christmas Market (DE45)

November 23rd – November 24th

The Bakewell Christmas Market will be an action-packed weekend of Christmas stalls, music, games, festive displays and so much more. Perfect for every member of the family.

Grand Bazaar & Pavilion Gardens Christmas Lights Switch On (SK17 6BE)

November 23rd

With over 40 Christmas stalls, Santa’s Grotto, festive decorations and more, the Grand Bazaar and Pavilion Gardens Christmas lights switch-on is set to be a great day out for the family. Shops will also be open later than usual so that you can get some last-minute Christmas shopping done.

Cromford Christmas Market (DE43)

November 30th

Wrap up your festive gift-buying at Cromford’s Christmas market. There will be live music, Santa’s Grotto, as well as a number of stalls selling unique gifts to line everybody’s Christmas stockings with. Fun for all the family!

Deck the Halls at Haarlem Hall (DE4 4BG)

December 5th

Deck the Halls presents an evening of festive workshops, great food and shopping at Haarlem Mill in Matlock. The event is hosted by two local artisans, so you can expect the evening to be an intimate and cosy one. Enjoy!

Matlock Victorian Christmas Market (DE4 3AR)

December 6th – December 8th

Celebrating its 25th year, the Matlock Victorian Christmas Market is back again! You can look forward to over 200 stalls, a Christmas Parade and lights switch-on, Santa’s Grotto… the list goes on! Since this is a big anniversary, the event is sure to be unmissable.

Peak Shopping Village Christmas Makers Market (DE4 2JE)

December 8th

Have a browse of some quality goods, handmade by local artisans. There will be plenty of delicious food and drink available as well as live music. Stop on by and see what’s on offer.

Explore the Peak District Christmas Markets

This year’s Christmas markets are sure to be the perfect pre-Christmas treat. And if you’d like to experience any of these wonderful Christmas markets in the Peak District, then we have the perfect place to stay!

Our luxury holiday cottages are based within easy reach of all of these markets. Whether your party is big or small, we can accommodate groups of up to 26 people, and the quality of our accommodation is sure to impress.

Call us on 01629 815 683 or 07943 665 428 to book.