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15 Most Gorgeous Peak District Pads

Published: 3rd December 2019

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the creation of our national parks. To celebrate we've chosen some of the most gorgeous places to stay in the Peak District - the very first national park in the UK. Get your boots on and explore miles of spectacular countryside, with your own wonderfully snug and cosy cottage, barn, cabin or shepherd's hut to come back to in the evening.
The Wash House at Beechenhill Farm

The Wash House at Beechenhill Farm

Ashbourne - Derbyshire

Cosy and traditional cottage on an organic farm in the Peak District, perfect for a romantic escape for eco-conscious couples.

Sleeps 2

From 54/night

Haddy's Hut

Haddy's Hut

Hope - Derbyshire

Traditional charm meets the modern world at Haddy's Hut, a bespoke shepherd's hut in the Peak District

Sleeps 2

From 71/night

Ashford Mill

Ashford Mill

Bakewell - Derbyshire

A luxury, mill conversion in the heart of the Peak District, packed with quirky, original features and state-of-the-art comforts

Sleeps 7

From 229/night

Thornbridge Manor

Thornbridge Manor

nr Great Longstone - Derbyshire

A stunning country manor house with lawned gardens, children's play area and even a tennis court, set beside the popular Monsal Trail.

Sleeps 24

From 916/night

Rocking Stone Cottage

Rocking Stone Cottage

Matlock - Derbyshire

A lovingly restored barn conversion with some of Englands most stunning countryside on its doorstep - Rocking Stone Cottage is the place to uncover the Peak District

Sleeps 4

From 139/night

Harpur Barn

Harpur Barn

Ashbourne - Derbyshire

Exquisitely designed with an eye for detail, this upside-down cottage in Alstonefield village puts the best of the beautiful Peak District at your feet

Sleeps 4

From 107/night

The Old Granary Matlock

The Old Granary Matlock

Wheatcroft - Matlock

Former grain store, converted into an award-winning luxury holiday cottage, plus cosy shepherd's hut, ideally situated on the edge of the Peak District, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Sleeps 6

From 92/night

The Trees at Birkins Croft

The Trees at Birkins Croft

Foston - Derbyshire

Reconnect with nature among The Trees at Birkins Croft, two unique cabins tucked away among the Derbyshire woodland.

Sleeps 5

From 79/night

Cool Cabin Rudyard Lake

Cool Cabin Rudyard Lake

Rudyard - Staffordshire

Ideal for short stays or longer breaks, Waters Edge Cool Cabin is a luxurious waterside self-catering property set on Rudyard Lake on the edge of the Peak District.

Sleeps 2-8 + one small child

From 244/night

Mulino Pods

Mulino Pods

Ashbourne - Derbyshire

Three glamping, eco-pods on the edge of the Peak District, with lush farmland views and plenty of home comforts

Sleeps 4 per pod

From 65/night

Town Street Barn

Town Street Barn

Brassington - Derbyshire

Escape with a loved one to a romantic Peak District hideaway with its own cinema room

Sleeps 2

From 100/night

Top Shippon

Top Shippon

Great Longstone - Derbyshire

A gorgeous barn conversion on the Monsal Trail, just a few miles from Bakewell in the heart of the Peak District

Sleeps 6

From 103/night

Peak Manor

Peak Manor

Belper - Derbyshire

Listed Victorian stately home set within three acres of private park in Derbyshire, sleeping up to 28 guests.

Sleeps 34

From 1400/night

Honeysuckle Cottage

Honeysuckle Cottage

Kirk Ireton - Derbyshire

Enjoy a romantic retreat at Honeysuckle Cottage in the beautiful Derbyshire Dales, a lovingly restored stone cottage with its own hot tub offering luxury self catering escapes for couples.

Sleeps 2

From 136/night

Manor House Farm Cottages

Manor House Farm Cottages

Sheldon - Derbyshire

Three cosy farm cottages in stunning surroundings of the Peak District offering the perfect country break

Sleeps 2-4 per cottage

From 86/night

Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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