Some Selected Accommodation Listings .....
Carsington Breach Farm Cottages Farm-based Holiday Cottage accommodation
In the heart of the beautiful Derbyshire Dales and on the edge of the Peak District, Breach Farm stands in fourteen acres and although we are no longer a working farm, sheep graze the fields and our free range hens take the right to roam seriously. We are situated half a mile outside Carsington, a small picturesque village with a pub and a small church. The farm is surrounded by wonderful scenery, with hills to the north and across the fields to the south Carsington Water sparkling in the valley.
It is an ideal location for exploring the Derbyshires many attractions, from the splendour of Chatsworth House and the many National Trust properties in the area to the thrills of Alton Towers. Exploring the local cycle trail - bike hire available for all ages and abilites and even electric bikes. Carsington Water with a variety of water sports to try and Carsington Fishery are less than a mile from the farm.
And of course exploring and walking in the White Peak with its limestone dales and the wide open spaces of the gritstone moors of the Dark Peak.
Damson and Crabtree Cottages have been sympathetically converted from a traditional stone byre, they have both been awarded a 4 Star grading by Visit England. The cottages are central heated, double glazed and are comfortably furnished with a mix of antiques and old pine. Each have their own contained garden, with patio furniture and barbecue.
We live in the main farmhouse, and are there if needed, but try to keep a low profile and not intrude on your holiday. Everything will be clean,warm and welcoming for your arrival and we hope your stay at Breach Farm will be as enjoyable as possible.
The Cottages are available for weekly lets or short breaks
For the comfort of all our guests, all the properties are totally non-smoking and we regret that pets are not allowed.
Gratton The Lodge at Dale End House Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast accommodation
One of just six houses in the parish of Gratton, Dale End House is found on a quiet lane between Elton and Youlgreave. It enjoys unspoilt countryside, popular with walkers and mountain bikers alike yet is only six miles from Bakewell and Matlock.
Bed & Breakfast accommodation is available at The Lodge, a stone built former milking parlour set within the grounds of this fine Grade II listed Derbyshire long house.
The Lodge has recently been loving restored to an exceptionally high standard. It has a large open plan lounge with sofa and TV, a dining area andÂ shower room. Under floor heating throughout.
The bedroom has an antique double bed with down duvet and feather pillows romantically lit by a crystal chandelier. Decorated throughout with fine furnishings and historical colours.
Overlooking a courtyard with ducks, goats and chickens and a traditional 2 storey stable block on one side and open fields, sheep and a babbling brook on the other.
There is ample parking and secure indoor space for bikes; with 4 stables you can even bring your horse!
The Lodge is non-smoking.
Obedient dogs are welcome for a small additional cost.
Tea and coffee making facilities are available at all times. A locally sourced full English breakfast will be served in the dining area.
We discovered the house whilst mountain biking through Gratton Dale and instantly fell in love with it. Surrounded by breathtaking views, and abundant wildlife - Gratton isÂ one of DerbyshireâÂÂs best-kept secrets.
Photography by paul stefan photography. Commissions welcome - see www.paulstefanphotography.comÂ
Castleton Riding House Farm Cottages Farm-based Holiday Cottage accommodation
Riding House Farm is a traditional Derbyshire hill farm rearing beef and sheep. It nestles under the Losehill Ridge with wonderful south facing views across the Hope Valley. It is a walkers' paradise with direct access to the footpath network.
Riding House Farm is a working farm of 140 acres. If you bring your wellies you will be able to see the newborn lambs in Spring, visit the calf house and even feed the hens! There is an abundance of wildlife around especially in our own secluded bluebell wood.
Milkmaid's Cottage is a lovely spacious one-bedroom cottage with a 6' bed. It has two bathrooms and an optional double sofa bed in the sitting room for occasional use.
Shepherd's Cottage is a two-bedroom cottage, one double and one twin, with two bathrooms. It is ideal for four people. Many of the original old beams still feature in this cottage.
Both cottages are furnished and equipped to the same high standard with careful attention to detail to make your stay memorable. Each cottage has full central heating and double glazing, two bathrooms: one upstairs with a bath, basin and WC, and a downstairs shower room with basin and WC.
With TV, CD, DVD in the cosy sitting rooms and oven hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer in the kitchen areas everything is provided for you. There is also an adjacent laundry room with a washing machine and tumble dryer for your free use. Wifi also available Outside is your private parking area with seating to enjoy a barbecue and drink, enjoying the view across the valley.
From your doorstep you can take the footpath directly to Lose Hill Ridge and enjoy another spectacular view over the Edale Valley to the famous Kinder Scout. David and Denise Matthews have farmed at Riding House for over 20 years. They are the modern day Shepherd and Milkmaid! If needed, they will be on hand to help you make the most of your stay in the Peak District National Park. Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement
The Hope Valley is an ideal base for exploring the treasures of the Peak District. In addition to the wonderful scenery, there are numerous attractions including nearby Castleton caves and castle, Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the plague village of Eyam. If you have any energy left after walking the hills, the Hope Valley offers climbing, cycling, pony trekking, swimming, angling, gliding and parascending. Or why not just relax!
Hope Twitchill Farm Cottages Farm-based Holiday Cottage accommodation
Twitchill Farm Cottages
Twitchill Farm , Bowdens Lane, , Hope Hope Valley
Postcode: S33 6ZE
Email us here
Two charming self-catering cottages with spectacular views overlooking Derbyshire Hope Valley and surroundings.
Ash, Birch cottages are tastefully converted, stone-built cottages nestling around Twitchill Farm, an 18th century farmhouse which is now the home of Sarah Atkin.
Ash and Birch Cottages are charming three-storey cottages which each sleep up to 8 people. They each have four separate bedrooms; one twin room and one room with spacious bunk beds, plus two double rooms, ideal for adults or children. Both share a large lawned garden, ideal for barbecues and lawn parties.
The cottages all have fully equipped kitchens and are tasefully decorated and furnished throughout. They share a Utility Room which offers a tumble drier, washing machine, additional freezer space.
The farm has a heated indoor swimming pool We are sorry that dogs and other pets are not permitted at the cottages.
Prices (per week)Reductions for less than 8 people
Ash and Birch Cottages: from 450 to 1050
Hope Underleigh House Bed and Breakfast accommodation
Underleigh , Lose Hill Lane, Off Edale Road , Hope Hope Valley
Postcode: S33 6AF
Email us here
Underleigh House is a superb 19th C home offering award winning, high quality Bed and Breakfast accommodation in the heart of magnificent walking country. Nestling under Lose Hill and overlooking the Noe valley towards Win Hill, allÂ five charming en suite bedrooms share beautiful views of these National Park features and/or the lovely colourful garden. Two bedrooms are suites with their own lounge areas. After a good night's rest, our delicious breakfasts start the day in style and feature local and home-made specialities. We offer packed lunches for the walkers and at the end of the day, guests can relax in the large, welcoming lounge. ln summer, a drink on the terrace might appeal whilst enjoying the afternoon and the evening sun. Underleigh House is within easy reach of the area's many attractions including the stately manor houses of Chatsworth, Haddon, Lyme and Hardwick, not forgetting notable towns and villages such as Bakewell (famous for its 'pudding'), the spa town of Buxton, Eyam (the 'Plague Village'), Hathersage (associated with 'Little John' and 'Jane Eyre'), and Castleton (with its caverns, castle and 'Blue John' stone). As winner of East MidlandsÂ Enjoy Excellence Gold Award in 2006 and 2009, also Silver winner at the National Excellence Awards in 2010, we take great pleasure in helping our guests enjoy their visit and aim to provide a warm welcome and genuine hospitality throughout your stay with us at Underleigh House.Â
Carsington Breach Farm Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast accommodation
In the heart of the Derbyshire Dales and on the edge of the Peak District, Breach Farm is a 200 year old farmhouse situated in beautiful countryside with southerly views over the fields to Carsington Water. We are situated half a mile outside Carsington, a small picturesque village with a pub and church.
The farmhouse B&B has its own separate guests entrance, comfortable sitting room with log fire, colour television, DVD and a selection of books, games and magazines. Wi-Fi is also available. French doors open onto your own garden and patio.
Enjoy a hearty English breakfast which is served in your sitting room. Locally produced bacon and sausage, Derbyshire oatcakes, homemade bread and eggs from our own free range hens. As well as a selection of fresh fruit, cereals and yogurts. Special diets can be catered for, but please advise on booking.
In the area we have a selection of good pubs and restaurants for evening meals, or both Matlock and Ashbourne are within 7 miles if you would like more choice.
We have two individually furnished bedrooms. Upstairs a Double with King sized brass bed, and downstairs a Twin room. Both rooms have en-suite bathrooms with showers. The bedrooms have radio/alarm clocks, hairdryers, a selection of magazines, Wi-Fi access and refreshment making facilities.
We are in a ideal location for exploring Derbyshires many attractions, from the splendour of Chatsworth House and the many National Trust properties in the area to riding the trams at Crich Tramway Museum. Discovering the many walks in the White Peak with its limestone dales or the wide open spaces of the gritstone moors of the Dark Peak. Cycling on the High Peak Trail, fishing or birdwatching at Carsington Water, or just having a exploring in the historic market towns of Ashbourne , Bakewell or Buxton.
We are no longer a working farm but sheep graze our fields and our free-range hens do like to explore. Our aim is to make our guests visit as comfortable as possible, and to help them enjoy their stay at Breach Farm and the surrounding area.