Sports & activities

When you’re surrounded by such beautiful countryside, getting your daily excercise in is a joy! Take a few days away from the gym, breath in the fresh air and give your mental wellbeing a boost during your time here.


If you can’t bring your bike with you, E-bike Holiday Hire electric bikes is available from Peaks and Dales. There are 5 traffic-free trails all within 20 mins drive, one within 5 mins

Manifold Way
Monsal trail
High Peak Trail
Tissington Trail
Carsington Water



Carsington Water – sailing, paddleboarding, kayaking, cycling, walking

Tittlesworth Watersports – canoeing, paddleboarding, kayaking, walking

Rudyard Lake – Sailing, paddleboarding, walking, fishing

Hiking & climbing

The Roaches – great for walking/climbing/views

The Peak Climbing School – rock climbing, mountaineering and climbing


Other activities

Bullclough Art School is in Ford, perfect for guests who would like to book a course then stay with us!

Matlock Farm Park offers pony trekking as well as horse riding lessons.

Derbyshire Pony Trekking offers trekking all year round. They say they offer the ‘best off-road horse riding in the Midlands’.