The estate stretches from the heather-clad moors of Kinder to the gritstone tors of Derwent Edge, and from the peat bogs of Bleaklow to the limestone crags of Winnats Pass.
Edale Road, Hope, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 6RF, (3 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01433 631319
Welcome to the finest hotel and spa in the Peak District and a perfect place for your conference, meeting or event. Rooms with a view, wonderful food and conference facilities with the Hotel Spa make for a spectacular location.
Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33, (0.8 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01298 25106, Email
Bamford is an attractive village and popular visitor destination close to walking routes and the Derwent and Ladybower reservoirs.
Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S6, (1 miles, 2kms), Tel: 0845 129 7777
Bradfield has the distinction of being the largest parish in England, and stretches over into the upper Derwent valley. Bradfield actually consists of two villages and the history of the parish of Bradfield goes back many centuries.
A large working village, nestling at the bottom of its own limestone dale set in the glorious Hope Valley. Bradwell is surrounded by some fabulous countryside and is unusual for having both its' own gritstone edge and limestone dale.
Nr Bradwell, Hope Valley, S33 9HG, (0.9 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01298 25106, Email
Just outside Hope, in the village of Brough, are the remains of the Roman Fort of Navio. Here Batham Gate - the Roman road from Buxton, met the roads from Melandra (near Glossop).
Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WG, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01433 620679, Email
Castleton is one of the most beautiful villages in the Peak District. It has an array of natural and historical features both above and below ground, and is surrounded by superb walking country.
Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 7ZD, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01433 670207, Email
Edale is a small village at the start/end of the UK's first and most famous long distance walking path - the Pennine Way.
Picturesque little village in limestone uplands set around its duck pond. The fine old buildings grouped around the village green complete with an ancient cross, bull-ring and pond make Foolow one of the prettiest villages in Derbyshire.
A charming, peaceful little village set under Hucklow Edge in splendid countryside. Off the beaten track 6 miles north of Bakewell, the road up through the village passes by some charming stone houses leading to the lofty Edge.
In a glorious setting in the Derwent valley, Grindleford is surrounded by wooded hillsides, looking up to some classic gritstone edge scenery. Grindleford developed from a group of small agricultural settlements.
At the eastern end of the Hope Valley, a large busy village with rich historical, industrial and literary associations. Hathersage has become a popular place to visit for those in search of legendary heroes and literary heroines.
Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33, (1 miles, 2kms), Tel: 0845 129 7777
The pretty village of Hope is situated where the River Noe and Peakshole Water meet, and has a range of hills to the north including Win Hill and Losehill. Hope has several shops, post office, a small supermarket.
A small hamlet in a fold of the scenic limestone uplands north of Tideswell. A pretty little spot, just a few farms and cottages surrounded by fields that show remnants of former lead mining days. There are fabulous views over to Bradwell
The National Trust, Longshaw Estate, Longshaw, Sheffield, S11 7TZ, (5 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01433 637904, Email
The Longshaw Estate is your gateway to the Peak District. Enjoy a walk down to Padley Gorge, explore the remnants of the millstone industry or look out for wildlife. Why not also visit the Longshaw Visitor Centre and browse in the shop.
Derbyshire, S33 0BU, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 25106, www.peakdistrict.gov.uk
The Upper Derwent Valley lies mostly in Derbyshire with the NE region lying in Sheffield. In 1899 the Derwent Valley Water Board was set up to supply water to four cities and two Gothic style dams were built across the River Derwent