5 Star gold self-catering in the Peak District

Welcome to Churchdale Farm

Churchdale Farm, in the heart of the Peak District National Park, has  3,  5 star gold award self- catering holiday cottages.

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.

News and Late Availability

We still have some availability in August and are offering  a 10% discount.

We are proud to announce that we have received the Visit England Rose Award 2018 in recognition of Service Excellence.  This award is handed out  once only to each business and not on an annual basis.

We welcome children over the age of 14 years of age.

Rolec Type 2 Electric Car Charging Point on site.

Cycle Storage 

We only accept bookings for individual cottages, not group bookings.

Wye Cottage

Sleeps 2
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.
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Dove Cottage

Sleeps 3
This charming former milking parlour has a cosy sitting room with exposed stonework. Upstairs there are wonderful old beams, a double bedroom, a large single bedroom and a stunning bathroom.
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Derwent Cottage

Sleeps 4
This spacious upside down cottage has a superb beamed sitting room and kitchen upstairs. Downstairs there is a double ensuite bedroom, a twin bedroom and family bathroom making the cottage ideal for 2 couples.
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5 star gold award Luxury Accommodation

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.

Many Nearby Attractions

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, Caverns and much much more are only a 20 minute drive.

Large choice of eateries within 5 miles

Enjoy wonderful gastro experiences with more than 20 pubs and eateries within 5 miles of Churchdale. There is something for everyone, from teashops, pubs, bistros and restaurants to fine dining experiences.

Latest news and offers

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.

Peaceful Rural Farm Location

The cottages are on our working sheep farm, 1/4 mile from the main road. Wake up to the sounds of the countryside, listen to the bird song and watch the sheep in the fields or enjoy a walk from the cottage door to the Monsal Trail.

Walking and Cycling from the cottage door

The famous Monsal Trail, which is ideal for walking and cycling with its recently 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.