There’s nothing better than waking up in a beautiful location and being able to start your day’s adventure as soon as you step out from your front door. The Peak District is full of great places to stay where you can enjoy some of the best walks in the country, which are no further than a stone’s throw away from where you’re staying!

So, if you’re looking for a countryside holiday where you can enjoy the great outdoors from your door step, check out this great list of hotels, self-catering accommodation, B&B’s and cottages in the Peak District which offer just that:


Staying in a self-catering apartment or self-catering cottage in the Peak District is a cosy and relaxed way to enjoy a rural getaway and to do things your own way. The Peak District self-catering accommodation providers below are all within a short walk from some of the best hikes in the National Park – there’s stunning views and great countryside waiting to be discovered on your Peak District adventure, and you can easily return to your cosy home afterwards, stress-free!

Dale Cottage, Castleton -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Cave Dale, Winnats Pass, Mam Tor (2.4 miles)

Croft Cottage, Parwich -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Footpaths to Tissington Trail nearby

Sandybrook Country Park, Ashbourne -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Tissington Trail,  Dovedale (3.6 miles) 

Thorpe Cottage, Ashford in the Water-

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Monsal Head (1.8 miles)

Poppy Cottage, Birchover -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Limestone way, Nine Ladies (1.5 miles away)

Riding House Farm Cottage, Castleton

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Mam Tor, Great Ridge (3 miles away) 


Staying in a welcoming B&B in the Peak District is another hassle-free way to enjoy the National Park and surrounding countryside – and all of the bed and breakfasts below are located in great areas for exploring some of the best-loved parts of the Peak District and Derbyshire. With B&Bs near Mam Tor, Curbar Edge and the Monsal Trail, there’s something for every type of explorer:

Yorkshire Bridge Inn, Bamford -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Ladybower Reservoir (few minute's walk away) , Bamford Edge (0.3 miles away, but good hike)

Cowclose Farm, Cutthorpe

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Curbar Edge (5 miles away)

Townhead Farmhouse, Bonsal -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Limestone Way (5.9 miles from Robin Hood's Stride alone the Limestone Way)

Merman Barn, Tideswell -

YOU CAN EXPLORE: Monsal Trail (3.8 miles away) 

Losehill House, Hope Valley -

YOU CAN EXPLORE:  Lose Hill, Win Hill, Mam Tor (3.1 miles from Mam Tor)

For a list of all our Accommodation providers, click here!




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