The Medieval market town of Ashbourne in Derbyshire lies amidst an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Derbyshire Peak District. It offers something to please every visitor choosing to stay in one of a fine choice of its rugged stone holiday homes. Whether it is magnificent stately homes, animal conservation parks or just markets selling the local produce, fresh fruit and vegetables, a memorable holiday is assured. The cobbled streets are decorated with bunting and the medieval buildings are dressed for the occasion. Make time for a contemplative moment at the beautiful Memorial Garden, dedicated to those who have died for their country. Self catering accommodation ranges from romantic escapes to massive farmhouses.
Dovedale Lodge offers comfortable accommodation for up to four guests in the quiet Peak District hamlet of Blore, Derbyshire, a charming countryside cottage on the grounds of the Old Rectory featuring French furnishings, modern well-equipped kitchen, two bedrooms, and fabulous views.
Bluebird Cottage is a charming, Derbyshire farm cottage near Ashbourne where you might just make some animal friends on the farm before venturing out into the beautiful Peak District countryside. With 2 bedrooms, this remote country cottage is perfect for a small family self-catering holiday.
A visit to The Mews, a large Peak District cottage in the medieval village of Hollington, offers groups of up to eight spacious accommodation in a barn conversion near Ashbourne in Derbyshire, This child-friendly cottage features beamed ceilings and rear garden with deck, hot tub and barbecue.
Perfectly located for exploring the Peak District, Church Barn is a beautifully presented countryside cottage with beamed ceilings, flagged floors, an open fire and a mature garden. This cosy holiday cottage for couples lies in the pretty village of Fenny Bentley, surrounded by glorious countryside.
River Lodge served as the gatehouse to the National Trust’s Ilam Hall and the stone-built rural holiday cottage in the Peak District retains much of its original charm as well. A river runs by the spacious gardens of the pet-friendly cottage amidst green pastures and far-reaching rural views.
Manicured gardens & open countryside surround Ardsley Cottage, a stylish rural cottage at Longford Hall Farm in Hollington. The elegant cottage sits among the Peak District and Derbyshire Dales & features spacious grounds with lovely views, contemporary comforts, seclusion, serenity and a hot tub.
Stone-built Slade Cottage boasts an interior replete with exposed beams, an open fire, a country-style kitchen and the comforts of home, and offers guests and their pet’s expansive gardens, wonderful views and a peaceful rural escape in any season among the hills of Ilam in the Peak District.
If you’re lucky enough to visit Ashbourne in the summer months, you might just catch the Ashbourne festival that stretches over two full weeks of music and performances. Even after many years it still manages to make the town bloom with culture and pride. Ashbourne is an amazing little town that is bursting with character and welcomes everyone from everywhere.