Derbyshire is a county for all seasons, with plenty to keep the whole family occupied. Self catering holiday cottages in Derbyshire make you feel like you are in you HomeAway from home with something to suit everyone. The stunning scenery of the Peak District National Park is the perfect destination for hikers, cyclists and has endless opportunities for budding photographers, while the National Forest is home to a host of waterways and reservoirs where you can sail, windsurf and fish.
History lovers are well catered for with National Trust Properties at Calke Abbey, Keddlestone Hall, Hardwick Hall and Melbourne Abbey, whilst the beautiful Chatsworth House in the heart of the Peak District has a host of family friendly activities.
Kids are well catered for with Conkers Adventure Park, Gullivers Kingdom and a host of play centres and parks, whilst kids of all ages will enjoy the fantastic Heights of Abraham, Carsington Water and the caverns around Hope Valley.
Foodies will be delighted at the huge choice of home grown produce to sample at the many farm shops, farmers markets and restaurants, and no holiday in Derbyshire is complete without a trip to Bakewell to sample one of its famous tarts!