Matlock Lodges & Holiday Parks

Matlock in Derbyshire, England

Matlock Lodges & Holiday Parks

Visit Matlock, Derbyshire’s county town nestled on the edge of the Peak District National Park. The charming streets are lined with beautifully preserved Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian buildings, now home to independent craft shops, cosy cafes and traditional pubs. There are plenty of family-friendly activities to enjoy nearby, from the thrills and spills of Gulliver’s Kingdom theme park to the animal encounters and tractor rides at Matlock Farm Park. Take the cable car ride up to the Heights of Abraham hilltop park, discover local heritage at the Peak District Mining Museum or visit the scenic village of Matlock Bath for a riverside stroll. Book your Derbyshire stay in one of our Matlock lodges and holiday parks for a firsthand experience of this picturesque market town and its surrounding beauty.

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Things to do in Matlock on your UK holiday in Derbyshire

Explore stunning natural beauty...
Matlock is a hidden gem in the picturesque Derbyshire Dales, on the edge of the Peak District National Park, surrounded by lush green countryside, rolling hills and the serene River Derwent. One of the best ways to take in this fantastic scenery and soak up the most breathtaking views is at the hilltop park and caverns of Heights of Abraham in Matlock Bath. A fun day out for all the family, you reach the top via cable car, where you'll find a whole host of attractions and activities, including cavern tours, playgrounds, picnic spots and walking trails. Book one of our holiday homes in the centre of Matlock or Matlock Bath, and you'll be just a short drive or walk from the Heights of Abraham.

Soak up history and heritage...
Matlock boasts a rich history dating back centuries, with evidence of Roman settlements, medieval villages and industrial heritage sites scattered throughout the area. Visitors can explore historic landmarks such as Riber Castle, built in the 19th century, and Cromford Mills, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and birthplace of the modern factory system. Around the town centre, you'll find elegant Georgian and Victorian architecture, offering visitors a fascinating glimpse into Matlock's past. We've got a range of accommodation options in and around Matlock, from cosy cottages in the centre to luxury lodges on the outskirts of town.

Visit local attractions and sites...
Whether you're visiting on a family holiday, a romantic getaway or a short break with friends, Matlock and the local area have an abundance of interesting sights to visit and fun activities to enjoy. For history and architecture, head to the renowned stately home of Chatsworth House or the medieval manor house of Haddon Hall. For outdoor activities, the nearby Peak District is your playground, with opportunities for white water rafting, mountain biking, climbing, caving, horse riding and hiking, to name a few. Discover our choice of Derbyshire holiday homes in Matlock and the surrounding countryside, from charming cottages and stylish apartments to luxury hot tub lodges and dog-friendly holiday parks.

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