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Buxton & Bakewell and area


Chatsworth House

Poole's Cavern in Buxton

Walkers on Winnats Pass

Bakewell in summer

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The River Wye follows the Wye Valley, rising above Buxton flowing eastward through Bakewell before finally joining the Derwent at Rowsley. This is perhaps Derbyshire’s prettiest rivers with its limestone uplands and superb dales.

At Monsal Dale the valley widens, the steep sided Monsal Head provides spectacular views over the valley before the river reaches Ashford-in–the-Water, passing beneath what was a medieval packhorse bridge and then again at Bakewell where there is a 13th century bridge with five gothic arches before reaching Haddon Hall.

The old market town of Buxton nestles in the Derbyshire hills and at a height of 1,000 feet above sea level it is one of England’s highest towns. Its fame as a health spa dates back to Roman times.

Bakewell has an equally ancient past being mentioned in the Doomsday Book and probably also occupied by the Romans. This beautiful, small market town is situated on the River Wye and has many pleasant walks from the bridge to the town centre where there are many shops, pubs and restaurants and one of the oldest markets in the area, dating back to 1300. The renowned Bakewell Show takes place on the first Wednesday and Thursday of August, attracting both the farming community and visitors from all over the region and beyond.

Apart from the many charming Peak District villages that can be found throughout the Wye Valley other nearby places of interest includes Chatsworth House, home of the Dukes of Devonshire and the grandest stately house in the region and Haddon Hall, a medieval manor house and home to the Dukes of Rutland situated on the River Wye.

Pinfold Cottage

NEW! ref: 418032

West End, Elton, Buxton & Bakewell and area


ExteriorRomancing couples will be temped by Pinfold Cottage – a delightful stone-built, detached holiday cottage just for two.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Priestfield Grange - Willow Cottage

ref: 13864

Old Brampton, nr. Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorWithin a small countryside estate with great access to many walks and attractions. Ideal base for a couples walking holiday.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Yew Tree Bothy

ref: 26697

Holymoorside, nr. Chesterfield, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorYew Tree Bothy is only 3½ miles from Chesterfield, while Chatsworth House estate is nearby.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Sunday Cottage

ref: 25703

Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorOn the edge of Catcliff Woods, short stroll from Bakewell centre, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall on the doorstep.
Sleeps2 - 5
No of bedrooms3Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Mill Farm Cottages - The Coach House

ref: 412040

Barlow near Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

3 Stars

4 lovely Cottages situated in the beautiful Derbyshire village of Barlow
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Pegg Inn Cottage

ref: RCH

Wildboarclough, Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

Perched at the foot of the National Park in unspoilt countryside this property is ideal for a rural getaway.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Flag Cottage

ref: 28032

Middleton, Buxton & Bakewell and area


ExteriorTake picturesque walks along the river in Matlock or Matlock Bath, or amble along the Peak Trail accessbile from the doorstep.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Dye House

NEW! ref: 412109

Langley near Macclesfield, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorRelax in the hot tub or visit the seven indoor themed gardens and the farm animals on-site at this holiday property.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Thorneycroft -Thorneycroft Apartment

ref: 30071

Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

Living roomA ground floor apartment furnished with antique pieces and set within easy reach of stately homes and gardens.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Mill Farm Cottage - Kingfisher Cottage

ref: 412042

Barlow near Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

3 Stars

4 lovely Cottages situated in the beautiful Derbyshire village of Barlow
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Forest View

ref: 26943

Peak Forest, nr. Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorThe Chestnut Centre with otters and deer is close by, as is Eldon Hole one of the deepest peak potholes.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

School Farm Cottage

ref: 16404

Chelmorton, nr. Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

ExteriorChelmorton is between Buxton and Bakewell, excellent walks from the village, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall easily reached.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Barn Cottage

ref: 412045

Wormhill near Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars

A renovated milking parlour set in beautiful grounds in a fabulous location.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Dale House Farm Cottage

ref: W7764

Monyash, nr. Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

3 Stars

ExteriorA characterful barn conversion ideal for a couple and their pet. Stabling available with excellent riding and walking routes from the door.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Pyegreave Cottage

ref: 412084

Combs near Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 StarsGold Award

An amazing location on the outskirts of the village, with stunning views from every window.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

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