Leek is the principal town of the Staffordshire Moorlands on the south western edge of the Peak District National Park, situated in an elevated position by the River Churnet. The town has a long history being mentioned in the Doomsday Book, but it certainly pre-dates this.

In the late 18th and 19th centuries the town grew to become a centre of silk weaving and several mills were built at this time, however nothing now remains of the silk industry in Leek today. The town has a bustling shopping centre and a market every Wednesday and provides an excellent base from which to explore the south and western Peak District.

To the north within the Peak District National Park is an area of rock and heather called The Roaches, with Hen Cloud and Ramshaw Rocks, forming a gritstone escarpment which marks the south western edge of the national park. The Roaches consist of two edges, a lower and upper tier, with rock-steps connecting them. Hen Cloud is an imposing solitary edge which rises steeply from the ground. This whole area is well known to walkers and rock climbers, providing some of the best gritstone climbing in the country.

Rue Hayes Farm Cottage

4 star rating

Onecote, near Leek, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£425-£759

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Onecote, near Leek, Leek area

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£425-£759

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

The Farmhouse at Gradbach

4 star rating

Gradbach near Buxton, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 16
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£2069-£5185

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Gradbach near Buxton, Leek area

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£2069-£5185

Sleeps: 16 Bedrooms: 7 Bathrooms: 7 Pets: 0

Fenns Barn

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Butterton, near Leek, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£479-£1159

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Butterton, near Leek, Leek area

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£479-£1159

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Broadhurst Farm Holiday Cottages - Cedar Cottage

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Waterhouses, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£515-£659

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£515-£659

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Broadhurst Farm Holiday Cottages - Pine Cottage

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Waterhouses, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£715-£1129

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£715-£1129

Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Town End Barn

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Warslow, near Buxton, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£595-£775

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Warslow, near Buxton, Leek area

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£595-£775

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Broadhurst Farm Holiday Cottages - Birch Cottage

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Waterhouses, Leek area

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£445-£659

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£445-£659

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Broadhurst Farm Holiday Cottages - Elm Cottage

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Waterhouses, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£585-£885

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£585-£885

Sleeps: 10 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Meadowside Cottage

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Calton Moor, near Ashbourne, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£445-£1129

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Calton Moor, near Ashbourne, Leek area

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£445-£1129

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Beech House

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Onecote, near Leek, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£0-£1826

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Onecote, near Leek, Leek area

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£0-£1826

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4 Pets: 0

Brookfarm Cottages - Jasmine Cottage

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Middle Mayfield, near Ashbourne, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£285-£609

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Middle Mayfield, near Ashbourne, Leek area

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£285-£609

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Broadmeadows Farm

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Butterton, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£739-£1759

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Butterton, Leek area

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£739-£1759

Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Brookfarm Cottages - Honeysuckle Cottage

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Middle Mayfield, near Ashbourne, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£265-£535

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Middle Mayfield, near Ashbourne, Leek area

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£265-£535

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Shawside Farm

4 star rating

Upper Hulme, Leek, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£479-£1229

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Upper Hulme, Leek, Leek area

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£479-£1229

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Lee House Farm Cottage

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Waterhouses, near Leek, Leek area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£579-£759

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Waterhouses, near Leek, Leek area

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£579-£759

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2