Scroll down to view cottages in this area
Read on to discover some of the attractions you can enjoy whilst staying at one of our Peak District holiday cottages. The Peak District, Britain's first National Park, is an area of great natural beauty with rugged, peat-covered moorlands and magnificent limestone dales. Lying at the southern tip of the Pennine chain, it takes in parts of Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire.
To the south lies the White Peak, a limestone plateau cut by verdant river valleys and dales dotted with typical Peak District cottages and criss-crossed by dry-stone walls. Travelling north from here, the visitor arrives at the Edges where the landscape changes to a wild and barren moorland, the underlying grit-stone rock sitting atop the limestone. This is the Dark Peak where weathered tors tower over the heather. It is an area which changes dramatically with local weather and light conditions, but one which has a powerful, stark beauty and is a great location for walking and cycling. ... Read More »