18 3 and 4 star stone cottages in a gorgeous lake side setting, with 10 acres of private woodland.
On the edge of the stunning Peak District and just 3 miles from the popular spa town of Matlock, Derwent Lake offers a magical hen party location.
The cottages sleep 4 to 8, with a capacity for 102 on site. They are all comfortably furnished with modern, fully fitted kitchens. All the bedrooms in the cottages sleeping 6/7 and 8 are ensuite.
Take advantage of the special visiting spa treatment service for a truly relaxing break. If you are looking for adventure the owners have plenty experience in helping to arrange a fun packed weekend!
Local activities include:
paintball, rock climbing, caving/potholing, ropes courses, gorge scrambling, canoeing, mountaineering, orienteering, mountain biking, abseiling and pony trekking.
Nearby Carsington Water offers all manner of watersports
For a more gentle day out, you can explore the more traditional delights of the Peak District.
The elegant Chatsworth House, is always a popular attraction. C12th Haddon Hall is a beautiful fortified medieval manor house set in lovely Elizabethan gardens. Visit the picturesque village of Eyam, whose tragic history has made it famous as a ‘plague village’.
The Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site stretches 15 miles down the river from Matlock Bath to Derby. This lovely wooded valley was the birthplace of the factory system in the 18th century, effectively kickstarting the Industrial Revolution. Discover the fascinating mills of Cromford, Milford, Belper and Darley Abbey; workers houses, factory villages, the picturesque Cromford Canal and Cromford and High Peak Railway.
After a busy day exploring, don’t forget to round it all off with tea and a slice of that famous Tart in one of the many spa towns and pretty villages that dot the Peak. You will be glad you did!