Historic B&B’s in the Peak District

We have selected B&Bs, inns and guest houses in the Peak District to suit all tastes and budgets. Explore beautiful Dovedale and Manifold Dale, go for thrills on the rides at Alton Towers or visit some of the nation’s most impressive stately homes; the Peak District is an ideal holiday destination whatever the time of year.

Featured Accommodation

Blenheim House

Main Street, Etwall, Derbyshire, DE65 6LP.

A restaurant with rooms, the 17th century Blenheim House is situated in sleepy Etwall. There are nine en-suite rooms including two romantic suites. Blenheim House offers an open fire in the bar and restaurant, a superb menu, real ales and fine wines.

  • 17th Century

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Sheldons Retreat

Sheldon, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1QS.

A lovely vegetarian guest house in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Sheldon’s Retreat is a recently converted barn with six chic, individually designed en-suite bedrooms. It is an ideal base for walking, hiking, cycling or relaxing.

  • 18th Century

Riverbank Guest House

Riverbank Guest House, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3LX.

A charming Victorian guest house adjacent to the River Derwent in Matlock, the family-run Riverbank Guest House offers spacious, traditionally decorated en-suite bedrooms and a wealth of activities like fishing, kayaking and horse riding on the doorstep.

  • 19th Century

Robin Hood Farm B&B

Robin Hood Farm B&B, Baslow, Derbyshire, DE45 1PU.

Dating from around 1875, Robin Hood Farm provides comfortable and luxurious bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Lovingly renovated and set in 2 acre grounds, it features 3 superior en-suite double bedrooms.

  • 19th Century

Park Farm

Wingfield Park, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7LR.

This beautifully converted barn is situated on a family run, working farm just 15 minutes from the M1 and A38, perfect for exploring the Peak District. Ideal for walkers, Park Farm is on the High Peak Trail and enjoys lovely countryside views.

  • 18th Century

Windy Harbour Farm Hotel

Windy Harbour Farm Hotel, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7QE.

Benefiting from some fabulous views over the surrounding Derbyshire countryside, Windy Harbour Farm House is great for walkers and cyclists as the Pennine Way and Trans Pennine trail are both nearby. Inside is a bar, restaurant and en-suite bedrooms.

  • 19th Century

Wind in the Willows Country House Hotel

Wind in the Willows, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7PT.

A charming 19th century country house, with original period features such as oak panelling and log fires. The traditional decor, four poster beds and roll top baths are all in keeping with the setting and an impressive acreage makes this an ideal rural retreat.

  • 19th Century

Rushop Hall

Rushup Lane, Castleton, Derbyshire, SK23 0QT.

Rushop Hall offers luxurious bed and breakfast accommodation either within the main Hall itself with its unique sense of history or in the quirky Pepperpot holiday cottage. Rushop Hall offers free WiFi, evening meals and you can bring your horse with you!

  • 18th Century


barringtons, Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2EQ.

Welcome to Barringtons, ideally placed to visit The Peak District’s many attractions. This Grade II listed Victorian building retains many original features: from the beautiful oak panelled restaurant to the very stylish lounge bar, with free WiFi.

  • 19th Century

The Queen Anne

Great Hucklow, Tideswell, Derbyshire, SK17 8RF.

The Queen Anne Inn in Great Hucklow nestles at the heart of the Peak District National Park. Dating back to 1621, this old country Inn offers fully refurbished AA 3 star B&B accommodation. The inn serves homemade traditional food, wines, ales and spirits.

  • 17th Century