On this page I’m going to show you the best large holiday cottages in the Peak District, along with things to do nearby.
All the properties are of an excellent or exceptional standard throughout.
14 Best Large Houses to Rent in the Peak District
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | Sauna | WiFi | Shepherd’s hut in garden
Detached stone-built cottage situated amongst woodland on the outskirts of the small village of Bolsterstone on the edge of the Peak District National Park.
Things to do: Visit the Peak District National Park. Head to Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets No | Hot tub | Swimming pool | Sauna | WiFi | Near a pub
A charming, traditional 250-year old stone cottage set in beautiful surroundings.
Things to do: Children are welcome to help on the farm with the hens, pigs, sheep, cows and other animals.
You can also enjoy the nearby playground.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 4 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi | Games Room
Nestled within striking distance of the majestic Peak District National Park is the superbly-appointed barn conversion, Holly Dale.
Things To Do: Aside from walking and enjoying nature, guests can enjoy the games room, complete with a pool table, table tennis, karaoke machine and classic arcade console featuring 60 of those retro favourites we all know and love.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi | Games Room
Weaver’s Cottage is a superb detached, stone-built, Grade II listed, three-storey property in the village of Thurlstone, close to Holmfirth.
Things To Do: Enjoy the games room in the garage, where you will find a pool table and a table tennis table.
Walks and cycling can be enjoyed along the Trans-Pennine Trail, which is just a five-minute walk, and the stunning Peak District National Park is also close by.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 3 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets No| Hot tub | WiFi
A fabulous, brick-built barn conversion located in the village of Hollington, 6 miles from Ashbourne.
Things To Do: Guests can also enjoy exclusive use of the outdoor hot tub, ideal for relaxing after a day’s touring or hiking.
With the market town of Ashbourne nearby, this makes a wonderful base for enjoying the Derbyshire Dales, Dove and Manifold valleys and Alton Towers.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 6 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi | Open fire
This house rests on fields full of deer, amidst the countryside of Derbyshire and within easy reach of the Peak District National Park.
Things to do: Visit Carsington Water for water sports or explore the Peak District National Park.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 4 | Pets No| Swimming Pool | WiFi
Detached cottage will be sure to impress. It is situated in the lovely village of Almondbury, just 6 miles from Holmfirth.
Things To Do: Clouds Hill is in the ideal position for visiting both the Yorkshire Dales and Peak District National Parks and the amenities of Huddersfield and Holmfirth are also nearby.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes| Swimming Pool | WiFi | Games Room
Resting on the outskirts of the charming town of Chapel-en-le-Frith in the heart of the Peak District is this incredible property, Old Barn Bowden Head, offering beautifully furnished rooms and luxurious facilities.
Things To Do: Head into Chapel-en-le-Frith and wander around the quaint shops and local businesses.
Venture further into the Peaks to Hayfield, popular with walkers who are attracted by its close proximity to Kinder Scout.
Serious walkers head east out of the village, up and over the green foothills to the russet expanse of the Kinder Plateau, Pennine Way, and Snake Path.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 4 | Pets No| Hot tub | WiFi
This countryside cottage is positioned perfectly for a relaxing retreat as a large group, exploring the wonders of both Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park.
Things To Do: Spend some time enjoying your surroundings by soaking up the scenery from the hot tub in the courtyard, also boasting a barbecue and furniture.
It provides the perfect opportunity for a spot of alfresco dining in the summer months.
Sleeps 12 | Bedrooms 6 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | Sauna | WiFi | Games room | Open fire
Sleeps 15 | Bedrooms 7 | Bathrooms 7 | Pets Yes | Hot tub | WiFi | Games room | Pub near by
Cottage next to the Little Don River, on the edge of the town of Stocksbridge, close to the Peak District National Park.
Things to do: Nearby, the Underbank, Langsett, Broomhead and Moorhall dams make for interesting afternoon walks and the ‘Last of the Summer Wine’ country of Holmfirth is within easy reach.
Sleeps 15 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets No| Hot tub | WiFi
A stunning, detached, architect-designed 18th century stone barn conversion, in the rural hamlet of Bottomhouse.
Things To Do: The property is ideally placed for exploring the Peak District National Park, the Churnet Valley, and Alton Towers.
Sleeps 20 | Bedrooms 10 | Bathrooms 10 | Pets Yes | Swimming pool | Sauna | WiFi | Games room | Open fire
Unique palatial Victorian house set in the Peak District National Park, close to the village of Bamford.
Things to do: Make the most of the rentals tennis court, outdoor swimming pool and sauna.
Breath-taking walking and cycling routes are available right from the doorstep.
1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom accommodation sleeping 51 guests across 10 cottages, making it the perfect location for family holidays or large group gatherings. Swimming pool | Games room
Things to do: Visit the beautiful old market town of Bakewell. Take a trip to Chatsworth House.
Go hiking or cycling to explore the beautiful Peak District region.
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