Aller directement au contenu

Your Perfect Guide Book whilst Staying at Knockerdown Cottages.

Justeen

Your Perfect Guide Book whilst Staying at Knockerdown Cottages.

Sightseeing
It is perfect for families, cyclists & water sports. The reservoir is 8 miles all the way round, plenty of picnic areas, dog friendly.
61
habitants recommandent
Carsington Water
61
habitants recommandent
It is perfect for families, cyclists & water sports. The reservoir is 8 miles all the way round, plenty of picnic areas, dog friendly.
This place is like going to the sea-side without the sea, Slot machines, fish & chips, cafes, cable cars, great place for motor-bikers.
41
habitants recommandent
Matlock Bath
41
habitants recommandent
This place is like going to the sea-side without the sea, Slot machines, fish & chips, cafes, cable cars, great place for motor-bikers.
I recommend this place for families, walkers,it is very dog friendly, perfect for a relaxing picnic at the side of the river. Balance yourself across the stepping stones to the other side and photo opportunity
11
habitants recommandent
Dovedale Stepping Stones
11
habitants recommandent
I recommend this place for families, walkers,it is very dog friendly, perfect for a relaxing picnic at the side of the river. Balance yourself across the stepping stones to the other side and photo opportunity
Fantastic walking place
Black Rocks Car Park
Fantastic walking place
Historical day out, childhood museum
12
habitants recommandent
Sudbury Hall
12
habitants recommandent
Historical day out, childhood museum
Historical day out
18
habitants recommandent
Crich Tramway Museum
18
habitants recommandent
Historical day out
Historical day out with the house to view and the grounds
19
habitants recommandent
Kedleston Hall
19
habitants recommandent
Historical day out with the house to view and the grounds
Amazing place to visit, the house, grounds, farm, garden centre & Farm shop
144
habitants recommandent
Chatsworth House
144
habitants recommandent
Amazing place to visit, the house, grounds, farm, garden centre & Farm shop
A walk not to be missed, with its water falls and picturesque scenery
Lumsdale Falls
A walk not to be missed, with its water falls and picturesque scenery
Neighbourhoods
Carsington Water, great for walking, cycling, picnics. https://www.visitcarsington.co.uk/ You can hire bikes, and enjoy water sports at the sports centre https://www.carsingtonwater.com/
Carsington
Carsington Water, great for walking, cycling, picnics. https://www.visitcarsington.co.uk/ You can hire bikes, and enjoy water sports at the sports centre https://www.carsingtonwater.com/
Lovely Traditional Inn, serving home-made food
Knockerdown Inn
Lovely Traditional Inn, serving home-made food
Fun Adventure Day
Make sure you have good footwear, fantastic day out for all ages.
94
habitants recommandent
Alton Towers
94
habitants recommandent
Make sure you have good footwear, fantastic day out for all ages.
Perfect day out for the little ones and juniors
30
habitants recommandent
Gulliver's Kingdom
30
habitants recommandent
Perfect day out for the little ones and juniors
Activity day out
Lea Green Outdoor Activities Centre
Activity day out
Try & escape if you can.
Deception Escape Rooms
23 Firs Parade
Try & escape if you can.
Fun Day out for all
Megazone Lasertag, Derby
1 Willow Row
Fun Day out for all
Adventure High Wire, ropes, climbing frames & generally Monkeying around
20
habitants recommandent
Go Ape Buxton
20
habitants recommandent
Adventure High Wire, ropes, climbing frames & generally Monkeying around
Kiddies day out
Brilliant for the little ones
7
habitants recommandent
Matlock Farm Park
7
habitants recommandent
Brilliant for the little ones
Perfect for a wet weather day, after you have seen the fish, then have a play on the penny slot machines
Aquaramics
23 Firs Parade
Perfect for a wet weather day, after you have seen the fish, then have a play on the penny slot machines
Day out for all
Perfect place for walking, paddling in the pool, pitch & putt, play area, picnics, donkeys
10
habitants recommandent
Markeaton Park
10
habitants recommandent
Perfect place for walking, paddling in the pool, pitch & putt, play area, picnics, donkeys
Perfect day to stroll around looking at the canal boats, a bite to eat, browse the quaint shops.
7
habitants recommandent
Mercia Marina
7
habitants recommandent
Perfect day to stroll around looking at the canal boats, a bite to eat, browse the quaint shops.
A Most for those Bakewell Puddings
111
habitants recommandent
Bakewell
111
habitants recommandent
A Most for those Bakewell Puddings
Book a canal boat ride and relax, dogs welcome too
Cromford Canal
2 Mill Rd
Book a canal boat ride and relax, dogs welcome too
Take a trip back in time to the 50's & 60's
8
habitants recommandent
Churnet Valley Railway 1992 plc
8
habitants recommandent
Take a trip back in time to the 50's & 60's
Take a boat trip down the cavern
17
habitants recommandent
Speedwell Cavern Ltd
17
habitants recommandent
Take a boat trip down the cavern
Inside Wet weather Idea
Perfect for that different cinema experience
21
habitants recommandent
The Northern Light Cinema
13 North End
21
habitants recommandent
Perfect for that different cinema experience
Peak District Mining Museum
196 S Parade
Shopping whilst in the old mill with views over the river
6
habitants recommandent
Masson Mills
6
habitants recommandent
Shopping whilst in the old mill with views over the river
Perfect place to visit on your way to Chatsworth
Peak Shopping Village
Perfect place to visit on your way to Chatsworth

Conseils sur la ville

Ne manquez pas
Don't Miss the Amazing Scenery right on the doorstep
The Scenery right on the door step is outstanding, Carsington Water, Dovedale, Matlock Bath, Thorpe Cloud, Ashbourne, & many More exciting places within 30 minutes drive from the site
Déplacements
Drive, Cycle Or Walk
The best way to get around the area is to drive, walk or Cycle. There are cycle hire places around, one being Carsington Water opposite the site http://www.carsingtonwater.com/cycle-hire-peak-district-information/cat_18.html
Coutumes et culture
Wildlife, Landscapes, Inspiring Writers & Poets
There are cultural landscapes shaped by human activity over thousand years, lead mines, quarries, country houses. Poets like Ann Atkinson, Roy Fisher & River Wolton were influenced by the landscape. Wildlife can be found all over, look out for Birds of Prey, Deer, cattle
Manières de faire des économises
"FREE" in the Peak District
What better way to enjoy free days out in the Peak District is what is it famous for.... Walking around the amazing famous walks that are all set with the area. Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill. Castleton, UK. ... Kinder Scout. Peak District National Park Mam Tor. Hope The Roaches Peak District. Leek Stanage Edge. Hathersage Monsal Trail. Bakewell Derwent Dam. Peak District National Park
Réservez avant de partir
Ideas to book before you go to save queuing & disappointment
https://www.thenorthernlightcinema.co.uk/ https://www.altontowers.com/ https://goape.co.uk/ https://www.gulliversfun.co.uk/ https://www.chatsworth.org/
Que faut-il apporter?
Bringing the Essentials
Ordnance Survey Maps, Walking Boots, Sun Screen, Picnic Bag, Plenty of time, relaxed body & mind
Phrases utiles
Derbyshire Slang Terms
Ah Do.. How do you do AHs ..House 'Ave yer eat owt or nowt?...have you eaten? It's Coad... It's cold Cob....small circular bread, known elsewhere in the UK as rolls, baps and muffins Do ya want owt?....do you want anything? Ey up, mi duck...hello Flummoxed....confused Gret... great, used for emphasis, as in 'state of your fancy trousers, ye gret ponce' It's a bit black o'er Bill's mother's...There'll be a massive downpour any minute Jitty... a passage between terraced houses Now then mate...hello Alright me oad!...Hello my friend Pack up.... packed lunch Pop....fizzy drink
Voyage avec des enfants
Travelling with Kids safely
The Surrounding areas of the site & The Peak District are very kid friendly & safe. Push-Chairs are always handy for those tired little legs whilst walking miles. The exceptionally long list of days out they will never get bored. if you are staying at your cottage for the day make use of the Play area & Meadow for a "Kick About"