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Peak District accommodation

Peak Cottages

Established in 1993, Peak Cottages has been professionally letting properties in the Peak District for nearly 25 years, with over 150 cottages now in our collection. Each of our properties is regularly inspected by our dedicated team of property managers to ensure the highest standards…

The best things to do in Matlock

Matlock is one of the gems of the Peak District, filled with history, entertaining attractions and beautiful scenery. Whether you’re taking your whole family, your partner, or taking a break for yourself, there is always something great to do in Matlock. Fun and relaxation are…

The Devonshire Arms, Pilsley

The Devonshire Arms, Pilsley Quaint English village Inn 13 rooms Four poster beds Selection of cask ales Dog friendly Finest local Chatsworth produce Offers If you are looking to stay in a comfortable, quality village inn set in the heart of the Peak District National…

Rambling in Matlock

Finding the perfect shoe for that Sunday Afternoon Ramble. If you read our site, you love to get out and explore the beautiful countryside around Matlock, or your own neighborhood if you unfortunately live further away than this beautiful area. Dressing up right for your…
Bridge Hill House

Bridge Hill House

Features Luxury bed and breakfast Gateway to the Peak District Double guest rooms Panoramic views of valley Private car parking Friendly pubs and restaurants within walking distance Bridge Hill House is located in the historic Belper Gateway to the Peak District and very close to…

What to expect when moving to Matlock, UK

Moving to England leaves many people fearing it does nothing but rain and people use fancier words. However, there are many other things to expect and moving to Matlock offers even more. Anytime it comes to moving and purchasing a home, it is always a…
leawood pumphouse exterior
Things to do

Leawood Pumphouse

Located along the Cromford Canal, Leawood Pumphouse has a very interesting history. Despite being built in 1844, the pump itself only became operational in late 1850. Its job was to pump water from the Derwent River into Cromford Canal. By 1905 the pump was in…
steeple grange train
Fun for the Family

Steeple Grange Light Railway

Located near Wirksworth in Derbyshire, the Steeple Grange Light Railway is a great place to stop by. Visitors can experience being a passenger on an old National Coal Board manrider through the picturesque scenery. In terms of locomotives, Steeple Grange Light Railway holds sixteen. Previously…
Matlock park farm goat
Fun for the Family

Matlock Farm Park

Lovely day out in Matlock A TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner for two years in a row, Matlock Park Farm provides fun for all the family. A great day out, children can learn all about life on the farm and meet all the different animals.…