For walking there can’t be many spots to rival the Peak District (and not that many can better the choice immediately available to guests in our two Orchard Farm holiday cottages). Without even getting into the car there is something to suit everyone, right from the doorstep and all in such beautiful surroundings.
In each of our two barns you will find masses of maps and walk books, and a large framed OS map centred on the barns, which makes plotting outings extra fun. Many walking and Peak District websites and our Out and About page will have more ideas for you, which you can look at before you arrive, or while here.
And when you get back, whether after a two mile potter or a twenty mile marathon, there is a gorgeous bath awaiting you and- on a more practical level – you may even possibly be grateful for boot dryers and a washing machine.
As winter seems determined to creep into Spring it seems appropriate to have a post Easter offer. Mid April is a lovely time to start to blow away the cobwebs. What better place to be than a brisk walk or leisurely stroll in the Peak District. The weather will be warmer, can’t be any colder […]
Douglas’s Barn is available for last minute bookings between 2 and 23 March 2018. Why not treat yourself to an early Spring Break in the lovely Peak District. The nights are getting lighter and after the promise of snow this week I am sure spring and the daffodils will be waiting to burst through. Minimum […]
Still chance to surprise you Valentine with a couple of days away in the Peak District. Douglas’s Barn is available for a mid week break. Cake and a romantic barn awaits. Worth sneaking off from work for a couple of nights