There’s no better way to reconnect with nature than spending time in the great British countryside. That’s why luxury stays in Derbyshire are now more popular than ever before. The county is renown for its hilly peaks, lush green valleys, and breathtaking countryside. After a day’s exploration, what better way to relax than in the absolute best accommodation available? Today we’re exploring our top picks for luxury stays in Derbyshire.
*Updated March 2021
East Lodge Country House Hotel
East Lodge Country House Hotel is a luxury hotel, with 10 acres of stunning outdoor space in the heart of the Peak District. Guests can enjoy carefully landscaped grounds, water garden and rolling country meadows.
Beyond the natural beauty, each of the 12 rooms are individually decorated, with cosy, warm decor; accentuated by the building’s classic Victorian features.
The hotel’s restaurant offers delicious food throughout the day, with expertly crafted meals, using the best of local Derbyshire produce.
Guests love... • Private dining. • Peaceful surroundings. • Friendly, helpful staff. • Victorian architecture.
Dannah Farm Country House
This luxury, boutique B&B is nestled in the Derbyshire dales, just a short distance from many of Derbyshire’s best tourist attractions.
The building itself is a converted Georgian farmhouse and is rich with historical charms. Guests can enjoy a private hot tub, Finnish saunas and inviting outdoor spaces to enjoy in the warmer months. A “secret garden” is also available for booking, though we wouldn’t want to spoil the secret here (Shhhh!).
In the morning, breakfast is served using the best fresh-range and local ingredients, including award-winning black pudding.
Guests love... • Hot tubs and Finnish spa. • Georgian building. • Delicious breakfast. • Helpful staff.
Clough View Farm B&B
Clough View Farm B&B is a luxury B&B, where guests can enjoy their own private two-bed apartment. The apartment features antique furniture and a French-themed aesthetic. This provides guests with the very best of what can be expected from a B&B and a holiday home.
In the mornings, an extensive breakfast and coffee menu is sure to delight guests, in preparation for a day of exploring the beautiful Derbyshire locale.
Guests love... • Private apartment. • Great location. • Cosy and inviting.
Lea Hall is a Grade II listed house, and is in fact the childhood home of the British icon Florence Nightingale.
Guests in this property can expect room for up to 20 people, over 10 bedrooms, with stunning landscaped gardens for outdoor entertaining.
If that wasn’t enough, within walking distance is the luxury fashion brand John Smedley’s factory and shop, giving guests a chance to shop for some of the best of British fashion on their Derbyshire break.
Guests love... • Extensive space for up to 20 guests. • Stunning historic building. • Antique furniture and interior design.
Losehill House Hotel and Spa
Losehill House is a luxury boutique hotel and spa in the Peak District National Park, with a unique characters. With views overlooking Win Hill, this 1914 building has been redeveloped into an elegant country estate that offers 23 guest rooms near Castleton’s and Edale- two of England’s most popular villages among hikers.
Guests love... • Numerous awards for excellence. • Peaceful rural surroundings. • Stylish historic building.
If the luxury accommodations mentioned here don’t fit your needs, you might want to look into houses available on Airbnb. While Airbnbs do not often room service or dining, they do have other advantages: Complete homes are often available for lease, making it simple and handy for bigger groups to find seclusion and tranquilly. Some of our favourite luxury Airbnb accommodations in Derbyshire are listed here:
The Old Toffee Shop
The Old Toffee Shop is a cosy 2 bedroom cottage, combining the best of rural-style and modern living. Situated in the village of Tideswell, great restaurants, pubs and a cafe are just a short walk away. This is also a dog friendly; perfect for pet owners.
The Shooting Lodge is converted historical lodge, situated in Hope Valley. The property can accommodate up to 6 guests, with beautiful interior design that exudes rural charm. Under-floor heating means guests can enjoy absolute comfort, even during the Winter months.
This cosy cottage is over 175 years old, having been recently renovated and refurnished to an exceptional standard, while maintaining many of its traditional features. The master bedroom features a balcony with French doors – ideal for enjoying a glass of wine while unwinding in the summer.
Do you have any picks for top stays in Derbyshire? Don’t hesitate to get in touch.