Attractions

Dog Friendly Days Out in the Peak District

You’ve probably read our blog posts on dog friendly pubs and dog friendly restaurants in the Peak District, but what are you supposed to do once you’re finished eating? Well, we’ll tell you. Here is our guide to dog friendly days out in the Peak District to keep you and Fido entertained all day long.
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Christmas Markets in the Peak District 2018

If you’re planning a pre-Christmas visit to the Peak District, then you might like to visit one of the Christmas markets in the area. There are several in the area, all in stunning locations with something unique to offer. To help you organise your gift-buying plans, we’ve compiled a list of the best Christmas markets
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The Best Places to Visit in the Peak District

The Peaks have so many wonderful places to visit that we can’t exactly fit them all into one list. However, for your convenience, we’ve compiled the 10 best places to visit in the Peak District that are within a 30 minute drive of our luxury holiday cottages. That way, you can make the most of
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The Best Scenic Drives in the Peak District

Sometimes you just don’t fancy going for a walk. Maybe you’re too tired, or you have mobility issues, or perhaps the weather is dreary – but that doesn’t mean you can’t still see some amazing views! We’ve put together a few of the best scenic drives in the Peak District so that you can take
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Peak District Myths and Legends

Although today we see the Peak District as a beautiful and relaxing place to visit, this was not always the case. In fact, throughout history, the area of Derbyshire was known as the ‘Dark Peak’. The people of the time thought it to be too ‘wild and savage’ to venture into. Many were put off
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Best Summer Walks in the Peak District

In honor of National Parks Week, we have put together a list of the best summer walks in the Peak District. The Peak District is the UK’s oldest National Park, founded in 1951, and remains just as stunning as it was back then. With so much space to lose yourself in, there’s no better place
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Reasons to caravan

Whether you’re a family group, a solo traveller or a couple of friends, a caravan holiday has something for everyone. Brilliantly cost effective, caravanning opens up a world of possibilities where you can set your own rules and make lasting memories. Need more persuading? Check out our favourite reasons to caravan. 1. Take your home
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Half term events and activities in the Peak District

The last school holiday before the summer is just around the corner. With the weather picking up at this time of year, the Spring half term is always a great opportunity to get out and about as a family. If you’re staying at our holiday cottages or caravan site this half term, be in the
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Well Dressing in the Peak District

Staying with us this summer? Experience the unique local tradition of Well Dressing Well Dressing is said to have been brought to the area by the Romans or the Celts and has been practised in the same way it is today since the 1800s. The tradition is kept alive by dedicated groups of volunteers and
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Hopton Hall Snowdrop Walk

Spring is around the corner! The Peak District is a year-round destination, with so much to see and do whatever the weather. But spring can be particularly spectacular as the landscape is bursting with new life. What better way to see the new season unfold than by taking part in the annual Snowdrop Walk at
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