Things To Do Whilst You Are Here
Alton Towers is 20 minutes drive away and probably the most famous theme park in the country and now also has a water park. The theme park is open from mid March to early November.
Crich Tramway Village is a restored period village and home to the National Tramway Museum. There are always activities and lots to do with trams running every few minutes it is a great family day out.
Gullivers Kingdom at Matlock Bath is a family theme park, perfect for younger children, it is about 15 minutes drive away.
The Heights of Abraham also in Matlock Bath there are cable cars up to the top and play areas, caves and cafes when you get up to the top.
Beauty by Leah, this is a mobile beautician who will come out to you in your cottage and do a range of treatments. Groups and hen parties are a speciality, a lovely idea if you are preparing for a special event or just want to be pampered.
Events in the area
Chatsworth Country Fair at the end of August or early September each year is a lovely country day out. Chatsworth Horse Trials are usually the second weekend in May each year a good day out for the equestrian enthusiast.
Ashbourne holds its’ Shrove Tide celebration in the town which is a 2 day event where the town is split into uppards and downards and compete against each other to score goals.