things to do
There is so much to do during your stay with us that you will probably struggle to fit it all in.
Below are a few examples of things to do near to us
Churnet Valley Railway
Theme park & water park with a wide variety of rides for all the family, or you can have a go at the crazy golf course. There are many restaurants and cafes throughout the park, across all the different zones to please any appetite.
Home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, the Cavendish Family. It is renowned for the quality of its art, landscape and hospitality and has approx 30 rooms to explore. The gardens are famous for its rich historic and modern waterworks and sculpture. There is a 1000 acre park suitable for walks/picnics and for the little ones there is a farmyard and adventure playground to keep them entertained.
Stroll around the gardens, run wild in the woodlands, brave the barefoot, walk, steam or set sail along the lakeside, hide and seek in the maze, enjoy adventure play.
A country house in Sudbury, Derbyshire. It is one of the country’s finest Restoration mansions and has Grade I listed building status.
Drayton Manor Theme Park is home to a variety of exciting attractions with roller coasters, zoo and Thomas Land. Visit us today for the ultimate experience.
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding.
The UK's no. 1 indoor tropical water park based in Staffordshire - the heart of the Midlands. Water World is an epic fun day out, family attraction.
A valley in the Peak District of England. The land is owned by the National Trust, and annually attracts a million visitors. Dovedale’s other attractions include rock pillars such as Ilam Rock, Viator’s Bridge, and the limestone features Lovers’ Leap and Reynard’s Cave.
Twinlakes Theme Park has endless adventures of family fun packed with variety, adventure and fun for every member of your family.
A reservoir operated by Severn Trent Water in Derbyshire. The reservoir is a major centre for leisure activities including walking, cycling, fly fishing, bird watching, sailing, canoeing, and wind surfing.
CHURNET VALLEY RAILWAY
Journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a rural line that passes through beautiful countryside known as Staffordshire’ “Little Switzerland”. The picturesque stations offer lots of interest with a complete range of visitor facilities, and there’s plenty more to see and enjoy on the way.