Churchdale Farm, in the heart of the Peak District National Park, has the only 3, 5 star gold award self- catering holiday cottages within a 5 mile radius of Bakewell.
These luxury Derbyshire Dales cottages on our working farm are within a 5 mile drive of Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. We are only ¼ mile from the famous Monsal Trail, ideal for walking and cycling, 1 mile from Ashford-in-the-Water and 2½ miles from Bakewell.
The farm was formerly part of the Chatsworth estate and the home farm for Churchdale Hall where many members of the Duke of Devonshire’s family have resided.
We are proud to announce that we have just received the Visit England Rose Award 2018 in recognition of Service Excellence.
Christmas at Chatsworth is opening on 10th November and this year the theme is 'Once upon a Time'. They are also holding a Christmas Market between 16th November and 4 December. We still have some availability in the cottages, so why not book a pre-Christmas short break. 10% discount offered in Wye and Dove Cottages until 20 December.
This large romantic hideaway for 2 boasts a spacious bedroom with king sized carved bed and magnificent oak beams. Adjoining it is a bathroom with a bath and large walk-in shower. The sitting room has a log burning stove and there is a separate fitted kitchen.
Thoughtfully converted stone barns retaining charming beams and exposed stone to provide high quality and spacious accommodation. Free Wifi internet connection, Log burning stoves, Modern kitchens with dishwashers, washing machines etc. Fully inclusive prices.
Within 5 miles are Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. The famous Derbyshire market town Bakewell is 2 1/2 miles away and The Heights of Abraham, Buxton, the Derwent Dams and much much more are only a 20 minute drive.
Enjoy wonderful gastro experiences with more than 20 pubs and eateries within 5 miles of Churchdale. There is something for everyone, from teashops, pubs, and restaurants to Michelin Fine Dining.
Want to learn more about landscape photography? We have teamed up with local landscape photographer Chris Gilbert and can arrange a full days tuition for 2 people during your holiday. Brian stayed in Wye and said that the photographic workshop was the highlight of his holiday.
The cottages are on our working sheep farm, 1/4 mile from the main road. Wake up to the muted sounds of the countryside, watch the sheep and our rare breed hens and enjoy a walk from the cottage door to the Monsal Trail.
The famous Monsal Trail, which is ideal for walking, cycling and buggies, with its newly opened railway tunnels is at the bottom of our drive. We have cycle storage on site and bike hire is just a mile away. There are delightful walks through the fields to Ashford.