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Run by the same family for over 25 years, we have a dedicated and passionate team on hand seven days a week working until 9pm on weekdays to assist you with booking your perfect holiday. All of our properties are personally inspected by a member of our team regularly to ensure the highest standards are met, and that you return with lasting memories of your Peak District trip.

We have over 150 self-catering homes across the national park, ranging in shape, size, style and taste, so you’re sure to find something suited to your needs. From rural hideaways to large houses perfect for group getaways, we have properties across the whole area.

Address: 5 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX392XX

Phone: 01237 459888


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peak cottages logoEstablished in 1993, Peak Cottages has been professionally letting properties in the Peak District for nearly 25 years, with over 150 cottages now in our collection. Each of our properties is regularly inspected by our dedicated team of property managers to ensure the highest standards are consistently met. Combining our quality cottages with high levels of customer service and solid knowledge about the local area, we’re positive that you’ll find the perfect property for your Peak District getaway, using our detailed guides and blogs to find some fantastic activities and attractions, ultimately enjoying a truly memorable holiday.

Address: 5 The Quay, Bideford, Devon, EX392XX

Phone: 0114 262 0777


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Far House Luxury Holiday Accommodation

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far house logoFar House is located in the small hamlet of Upper Hulme near Leek in the heart of the Peak District directly below the infamous Roaches. The wind carved granite rocks are great for climbers and walkers alike.
With its Visit England 4 star rating Far House can accommodate upto 12 people over 5 bedrooms and is set within wonderful peaceful surroundings over-looking Tittesworth Reservoir, a fantastic location for a variety of walks, gentle stolls or climbing. There is a large network of road cycling routes and mountain bike routes straight from the door.
The village pub, only a mile away, serves traditional ales and home cooked food. We are also close to the market town of Leek and the spa town of Buxton.
Enjoy trips to many local attractions including Alton Towers, Peak Wildlife Park, Tittersworth Water Sports Centre, Churnet Valley steam railway, Rudyard lake steam railway to name just a few.
Telephone 01538 300778 or 07540152657


Peak Weavers ... Rooms and Restaurant

Peak Weavers RoomWhether your stay is for business or pleasure, one night or more, the Peak Weavers makes a great base for exploring Leek and the surrounding area. Spend a day enjoying the natural beauty of the Peak Park whilst still being perfectly located to enjoy the independent shops, busy markets, antiques and bars & restaurants that Leek has to offer.
We offer stylish rooms, free on site car parking, complimentary wifi and, at weekends, an award winning restaurant that uses great produce from the best local butchers’ and suppliers.
You’ll also be able to appreciate that produce at breakfast time with our Gold award winning sausages and butchers’ dry cured bacon. If a full English is not your thing then how about the finest hot smoked salmon from the Outer Hebrides?
If you’re in the area for a little longer then why not think about our self catering cottage? It’s in a stunning location and is ideal for a family break – peace and quiet with all the amenities and attractions right on the doorstep!
For reservations or for more information please call 01538 383729.

The Old Post Office Barn

Old Post Office BarnThe Old Post Office Barn is a cosy, detached cottage, restored from the 18th century stone barn belonging to the neighbouring Old Post Office. The barn has stunning views of the Staffordshire countryside, with Hencloud ( meaning Old Hill) on the skyline behind. The ground floor has the living/dining room/fully equipped kitchen and on the first floor there is one large double bedroom and a bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet. Heating, electricity, bed linen and towels are included and there is also a digital television, DVD and CD player. Outside is a small patio seating area, and on-road parking. This is a non smoking property.

We have made every effort to ensure that the Old Post Office Barn is environmentally friendly as we fully support keeping our beautiful countryside exactly that way!
The Old Post Office Barn is located in Upper Hulme, in the Peak District National Park, between Buxton and Leek. Only a mile behind the Barn stands the superb Roaches gritstone outcrop, popular with climbers and walkers alike. The local pub, Ye Olde Rock Inn, great for meals, bar snacks and real ales is only a few yards down the lane from the Barn. Upper Hulme is a quiet hamlet, close to Tittesworth Reservoir, with its walks, fishing and a visitor centre, and only 20 minutes drive from Blackbrook RSPB reserve. The spa town of Buxton is 8 miles away, the market town of Leek 4 miles away, both providing all shops, amenities and public transport.

field house logofield house cottage Field House Cottage is the ideal base for climbers, walkers and nature lovers. Its setting is idyllic, nestled next to the rocky crags of Hen Cloud and The Roaches, with direct access to this beautiful area of the Peak District National Park. Sleeping 4-6 people, Field House Cottage has been newly refurbished to provide all you need to relax and enjoy your holiday or short break.

Contact us for details, rates and availability:

01538 300634


greenhouse farm

Greenhouse Farm Cottage is set in a lovely rural setting just off the beaten track, this beautifully presented cottage has been tastefully converted with a contemporary flare to provide warm and welcoming holiday accommodation at any time of the year. Dating back to the 1800's this former cart house for the farm is an ideal get away for couples, where every attention to detail has been taken care of to ensure a relaxing stay. Green House Farm Cottage sleeps 2 people in luxurious comfort and within driving distance of many of the main attractions which can be found within Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Cheshire and the Peak District National Park.

Call us for more information on +44(0)7788 548537 or learn more by browsing our website

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For more than 25 years, Sykes Cottages Bedroom have been providing excellent self-catering holidays throughout the Peak District.  We have a number of holiday cottages within easy reach of the Roaches, ideal for keen walkers and nature lovers for their next holiday.  From cosy 16th century cottages packed with character to modern apartments, our range of holiday accommodation means we're sure to have something for all tastes near the Roaches.  We also have a number of cottages with a hot tub; where better for easing aching muscles after a long day's walking?  Visit our website to browse all of our holiday cottages near the Roaches or call our team of holiday cottage advisors, available until 9.30pm seven days a week.

hen cloud cottage sitting roomHen Cloud Cottage

Hen Cloud Cottage sits at the base of Hen Cloud Crag, part of the Roaches, in the beautiful Staffordshire Moorlands only 10 miles from Buxton and 4 miles from Leek. We offer Bed and Breakfast in the Cottage and in the adjacent stone annex. Self catering is also available and there are places to eat within walking distance.



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roomsThe Bunkhouse is located at the foot of the famous Roaches, a formation of rocks stretching for approximatly 3 miles with magnificent views over Tittesworth reservoir. It is an ideal base for climbers, walkers and cyclists and from this base, there are endless walks, climbing and cycling routes in all directions. Leek is the closest town for shopping (3 miles approx).

The rooms are simple and for sleeping only, with a communal area, tables and chairs, log fire, TV, board games, vending machines. Kitchen facilities including fridge, cooker, microwave, kettle, cutlery, crockery, pots and pans, toilets. Coin operated showers are available plus wash basins and a drying room. A shelter for smokers is located outside. The Bunkhouse provides mattresses and pillows but you will need to bring your own sleeping bag.

Roaches Tea Rooms & Cottages

Award Winning, Family Run, 4 Star ETC & 4 Diamonds Holiday Cottages. Two three-bedroomed Cottages each sleeping 6 people, one having a sofa bed accommodating two further people. Farm Cottage accommodation and Tea Rooms, serving Staffordshire Oatcakes, on the south-western edge of the Peak District National Park at Upper Hulme, Leek. Breathtaking views at 300m above sea level over much of the Cheshire Plain and stretching as far as Snowdon in Wales, in clear conditions!

Roaches Tea Rooms

Lapwing Hall Caravan Site

Small friendly 5 pitch site
Camping and Caravan Club Accredited
Hard standing with electric supply
Waste disposal facilities

Pets welcome
Leave your dog with us if you want a carefree day out
Local pub 10 minutes walk away

£10 per night per caravan including electric

Telephone 01538 300215
Mobile 07836 790250


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