Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly, up to 2 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Matlock or Chesterfield Railway Stations.
Nearest city or town: Matlock, approximately 2 miles away.
Type of self-catering break: Rural, Activities.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: throughout year
At award winning Darwin Forest Country Park, we have created the perfect setting for you to relax, enjoy your holiday and leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life far behind. Our luxury lodges, some with hot tubs, sleep between 2 - 8 people and are nestled within a 47 acre woodland paradise and are furnished to the highest standards. Our fantastic onsite facilities include a swimming pool, gym, spa and beauty rooms. For the younger members of your family, Little Monkeys indoor play centre will provide hours of fun and entertainment, whilst the Activity Den is perfect for older children with pool tables and a games room to keep them entertained. For all the family to enjoy, we have an all weather tennis court, mini golf and an abundance of footpaths and cycling trails. There is also a fantastic restaurant onsite that also provides a take away service. Up to 2 small dogs are welcome by arrangement. Open all year round including Easter, Christmas and New Year.
Entertainment and/or Leisure Facilities on Offer: Games Room , heated swimming pool (Swimming pool on site.) , Hot Tub , Tennis Court
Flexible changeover day: Yes
Recommended Attractions near Matlock: A perfect base for exploring the Derbyshire Dales and the Peak District National park. Close to Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall as well as many picturesque villages such as Eyam, Ashford and Bakewell. Cycle or walk on traffic-free trails which traverse the Peak District.
Good places to visit near Matlock: The Peak District National Park is home to breathtaking views with an abundance of walks and cycling trails just waiting to be explored. Add to this a vast array of attractions including stately homes, theme parks, family attractions and natural wonders such as caverns and dales and you and your family will have a fantastic range of exciting options to choose from. Chatsworth House is less than 10 miles away.More about the Location:
Annual Events: Well Dressings through the summer Eroica Brittania cycle festival in June. Bakewell Show in August. Chatsworth Country Fair in September.
Good places to eat near Matlock: The Forester's bar and restaurant is located onsite at Darwin Forest Country Park.
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 3 nights