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The Peak District
The Peak District

The Peak District

The Peak District in England is hugely popular with walkers and holiday makers and has a good selection of holiday accommodation to act as a base for those enjoying the scenic landscape. Derbyshire villages include Buxton, Bakewell and Ashbourne.

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Explore The Peak District

The Peak District is an upland area in central and northern England, lying mainly in northern Derbyshire, but also covering parts of Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Staffordshire, and South and West Yorkshire. Most of the area falls within the Peak District National Park, whose designation in 1951 made it the earliest national park in the British Isles.

An area of great diversity, it is conventionally split into the northern Dark Peak, where most of the moorland is found and whose geology is gritstone, and the southern White Peak, where most of the population lives and where the geology is mainly limestone-based.

Activities in The Peak District

The Peak District provides opportunities for many types of outdoor activity. An extensive network of public footpaths and numerous long-distance trails (over 3000 km in total), as well as large open-access areas, are available for hillwalking and hiking. Bridleways are commonly used by mountain bikers, as well as horse riders.

Staying in The Peak District

From five star luxury hotels in the Peak District, to quaint Peak District bed and breakfasts and fabulous self-catering cottages in the Peak District. There are also many excellent campsites and caravan parks. There is a huge range of attractions, places to eat and other activities to suit all tastes.

So come and discover the beauty and tranquillity of the Peak District.

Some of our favourite escapes...

  • Holiday Cottage in South Yorkshire, England
    Rope Makers Cottage

    Holiday Cottage in Penistone, South Yorkshire, England

    In the heart of the countryside, Rope Makers Cottage is the ideal base for families to get together and enjoy a luxury self-catered holiday with four tasteful bedrooms, a games roo...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 1,425.00 - £ 3,507.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in Staffordshire, England
    The Barn at Wylde Goose

    Holiday Cottage in Leek, Staffordshire, England

    A fantastic property finished to a high standard, sleeping eight guests in the Shropshire countryside. A fully fitted kitchen, open plan living space with a cosy seating area and a...

    Family Friendly  

    £ 1,380.00 - £ 3,395.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in Staffordshire, England
    The Old Watermill

    Holiday Cottage in Trentham, Staffordshire, England

    This cottage is tucked away in the village of Trentham and offers a cosy open-plan living, fully-fitted kitchen and diner with a wood burner stove in the sitting room. Two beautifu...

     

    £ 429.00 - £ 1,050.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in South Yorkshire, England
    Mathers Farm

    Holiday Cottage in Penistone, South Yorkshire, England

    Fantastic for large groups, Mathers Farm has six beautiful bedrooms with luxury ensuites, an impressive open-plan kitchen diner, a cosy lounge and a games room. Outside, there is p...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 2,616.00 - £ 6,433.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in South Yorkshire, England
    Porter Bridge Barn

    Holiday Cottage in Stocksbridge, South Yorkshire, England

    For those seeking a luxury escape to Yorkshire, Porter Bridge Barn offers a spacious open-plan living space, three beautifully furnished bedrooms and a patio overlooking the runnin...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 799.00 - £ 2,394.00 per week

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    Venues4Hire Venues and Event Suppliers Directory

    in Internet Information Provider, Cheshire, England

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  • Child Friendly Attraction in Cheshire, England
    Force Ten Paintballing UK

    Child Friendly Attraction in Chester, Cheshire, England

    Force10 is one of the UK's leading paintball providers with locations all over the UK.

    Childrens Attractions, Sports Venues, Sports Grounds, Winter Sports

  • Tour and Trip in Cheshire, England
    Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire

    Tour and Trip in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, England

    Blue planet a marine and freshwater aquarium located by the Cheshire Oaks retail and leisure complex, near Ellesmere Port in Cheshire. Inside the aquarium there are many attraction...

    Tours and Trips, Aquariums, Childrens Attractions, Guided Tours and Day Trips

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    Aerial Extreme at Knowsley Safari Park on Merseyside

    Tour and Trip in Prescot, Merseyside, England

    High Wire Adventure Course in Knowsley Safari Park near Prescot in Merseyside

    Tours and Trips, Childrens Attractions, Zoos Farms and Wildlife Parks, Walking and Climbing

  • Child Friendly Attraction in Warwickshire, England
    Quarry Park Disc Golf Leamington Spa Rural Warwiskshire

    Child Friendly Attraction in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England

    Frisbee Disc Golf course set in 15 acres of beautiful Warwickshire countryside. Like golf, but you throw Frisbees into 18 metal baskets. Fun for all! The course was established in ...

    Childrens Attractions, Indoor and Outdoor Play Areas, Golf

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