Your Ultimate Stag Weekend

Our Stag Friendly Accommodation

Stay in your very own village pub and hotel! We've cleverly converted The Crewe and Harpur Arms village pub into a total unique exclusive self catering venue. Perfect for large groups needing lots of space for dining, socialising or even working together.

Crewe & HarpurSleeps 34

Lapwing Barns occupies a beautiful rural position boasting breathtaking uninterrupted panoramic views across the Peak District and a fabulous new multifunctional games room. It's a great base for visiting nearby Alton Towers, Lapwing Barns offers total seclusion in this spacious yet homely farmhouse perfect for large groups.

Lapwing BarnsSleeps 30

Large, luxury, boutique style self-catering Victorian Residence, situated at the top of Monsal Head, overlooking the famous Monsal Dale views. Set in the heart of England and it's beautiful countryside, perfect for large groups, sleeping from 20 - 32 people.

Cliff HouseSleeps 32

Oak Tree Farm has 11 individually designed bedrooms with the flexibility to accommodate up to 30 guests. A picturesque and secluded rural position offering uninterrupted, far reaching views of the Peak District. A stunning Eco-friendly Scandinavian style wood fired hot tub tucked away in the garden makes the most of the views. The property also has a fantastic games room.

Oak Tree FarmSleeps 30

Converted pub with traditional charm designed for large groups between 24 and 34. Exclusive self catering accommodation with the original bar area in situ, plenty of dining and socialising space. Fantastic location for Alton Towers and the Peak District.

The Green ManSleeps 34

Fantastic large group property right in the heart of the UK! Former pub/hotel superbly converted to provide unique and extremely spacious exclusive self catering accommodation for large groups between 30 and 40. Superb location for the Peak District sights of Lady Bower Reservoir, Derwent Valley, Edale and Castleton.

The DerwentSleeps 40

The Barn at Benty Grange is a spectacularly renovated barn providing superb self-catering holiday cottage accommodation in undeniable beautiful surroundings. With seven en suite bedrooms designed in a classic country style with a French/Vintage twist.

The Barn at Benty GrangeSleeps 20

Stylish and Cosy Family Friendly Country Lodge. Sleeps 8 - 10 guests. Situated in the village of Great Longstone close to the picturesque village of Ashford in the Water and the Market Town of Bakewell. Perfect for cyclists and walkers as you are right on the popular Monsal Trail.

Thornbridge LodgeSleeps 10

Brilliant location for large groups that want freedom to explore the surrounding Peak District and stay in a beautifully renovated and unique property. Soak up the amazing scenery from this super, unusual yet perfectly formed nine bedroomed en suite conversion which sleeps 18 adults and up to 24 guests if there are children

Telephone ExchangeSleeps 24

Steeped in history, The Star offers fabulous flexible self-catering accommodation with some really unique features. Ideal for up to 18 adult guests (or 28 guests if there are children) The Star is perfect for extended family gatherings. Conveniently placed between Bakewell and Buxton it provides a great base for discovering the White Peak area of the Peak District.

The StarSleeps 28

The Farmhouse at Benty Grange, situated near the village of Monyash, is a lovingly refurbished country Farmhouse. Offering six en suite bedrooms which are all decorated to their own individual design.

The Farmhouse at Benty GrangeSleeps 18

Luxury self catering holiday cottages in the heart of the Peak District. Beautiful rural location, ideal for small parties or larger groups wanting exclusive use. Six separate properties clustered around a central courtyard can be let individually or making up one large rental. 2 fabulous pubs within walking distance.

Hurdlow GrangeSleeps 45

Beautiful large group self catering house full of character in stunning gardens with a riverside setting. A five minute stroll to arguably the most beautiful village in the Peak District, Ashford in the Water.

River CottageSleeps 20

Standing proudly amongst a collection of traditional barns at Hurdlow Grange. The Grange is a beautiful 7 bedroom farmhouse bursting with character and set in the quaint hamlet of Hurdlow. The Grange is ideal for families and friends wanting to unwind, have a relaxed celebration or simply take advantage of brisk fresh air in the open countryside.

The GrangeSleeps 14

A luxury, exclusive use, venue ideal for large gatherings with huge social spaces. Situated in a peaceful location with stunning countryside views. A total of twenty one bedrooms with nineteen en suites or private bathrooms.

Manifold FarmSleeps 48

A luxury barn situated in a peaceful location with stunning countryside views. A total of eleven bedrooms with eleven en suites.

Manifold BarnsSleeps 24

A stunning farmhouse situated in a peaceful location with stunning countryside views. A total of ten bedrooms with eight en suites/bathrooms.

Manifold FarmhouseSleeps 24

Rowdale Barns comprises of four charming converted barns in a traditional setting, each with their very own individual features and character. Situated on the edge of the pretty village of Great Longstone it enjoys direct access to the Monsal Trail, making it the perfect base for exploring the surrounding countryside.

Rowdale BarnsSleeps 16

A large sweeping driveway leads you to The Farm. Offering an totally unique and exclusive self catering accommodation in the stunning Derbyshire Dales. Four superb separate dwellings set in 22 acres of beautiful countryside with fabulous far reaching views. It's a short 5 minute drive to the nearby town of Wirksworth.

The FarmSleeps 24

Rowdale Farmhouse is a superb character country Farmhouse, situated near to the village of Great Longstone and on the doorstep to the Monsal Trail. Located in the heart of the Peak District and just a couple of minutes to nearby Bakewell and Chatsworth House, this is a great base for your stay.

Rowdale FarmhouseSleeps 10

Enjoy exclusive use of Knockerdown self catering holiday village set in rural Derbyshire within walking distance of Carsington Reservoir for groups of up to 93. Includes a large function barn, play area, indoor heated swimming pool and games room.

Knockerdown Holiday CottagesSleeps 93

A stylish, spacious and an exceptionally high quality of holiday accommodation set in the picturesque village of Ashover. Close to Matlock and Chesterfield this converted barn is full of traditional charm and offers a fabulous family-friendly holiday home.

Millstone BarnSleeps 10

Fun Stag Do Ideas - Thrills and Laughter for Everyone

We understand that every stag group is different, which is why we offer a diverse range of stag do ideas to cater to your specific preferences and tastes. 

Whether you're looking for exhilarating outdoor activities or a laid-back weekend with good food and great company, we have something for everyone.

Peak District Stag Do Activities

Adventure Activities

Get your adrenaline pumping with thrilling adventure activities such as rock climbing, abseiling, or quad biking. Experience the natural beauty of the Peak District while engaging in heart-pounding adventures with your mates.

Brewery Tours

A great stag weekend idea. Why not celebrate your upcoming nuptials with a brewery tour? 

Discover local breweries and taste a variety of craft beers, making it a day of laughter, camaraderie, and excellent brews. 

Countryside Retreats

If relaxation is on your agenda, consider our countryside boltholes perfect for unwinding amidst nature's splendor. Enjoy scenic views, take part is the more leisurely pursuits of walking, fishing, riding or golf, and relish the peace and tranquility of the Peak District.

Group Games and Competitions

Organize your own mini Olympics or sports competitions at one of our spacious properties. From football tournaments to classic pub games, the options are endless for some friendly competition. Our stag friendly venues have bags of outdoor space you can either make your own and design your own tournaments or you can hire in a games co-ordinator to take all the pressure off. Ideas for a day of fun at your Peak Venues property:
  • Archery
  • Olympic Games
  • Axe Throwing
  • Bubble Football
  • Treasure Hunts
  • Murder Mystery


Exploring some of the pubs in the Peak District is one of the best things to do on a stag weekend. Make sure you include our very own pubs,  The Royal Oak at Hurdlow and the Bull I' Th' Thorn. Experience the local culture and enjoy a few pints with your mates. Not to mention some fabulous Peak District food. Don't miss these:

The Royal Oak at Hurdlow - Must try dish has to be their famous Beef and Stilton Pie

The Bull I' Th' Thorn - Great pub food, but their pizzas are probably some of the best you will find in the UK - Yes really! (They have live sports showing too for those that don't want to miss the footy!)

The Yondermann Cafe -  a hidden gem. To most, it looks like a truck stop - and essentially that is what it is - but here you will find some incredible food. Breakfast is not to be missed and the perfect hangover cure! 

The Best Stag Do Location in the UK

Convenience at Its Best

Centrally located in the heart of the UK, the Peak District is super easy to get to from all parts of the UK. Sheffield, Manchester and Derby are less than an our away. Situated between the M6 and M1 car travel is straightforward from any part of the country. Once you arrive, you will find our Peak District holiday homes are situated to provide easy access to all the stag do activities you desire. No matter where you choose to stay, adventure and excitement are just a stone's throw away. 

Affordable, DIY and cheap Stag Do Ideas

We believe in delivering top-notch experiences without breaking the bank. Our stag do accommodation is reasonably priced, ensuring you get the most value out of your celebration. Our stag friendly venues are finished to an exceptionally high standard ensuring you a comfortable stay in stylish accommodation, with all the modern features you would expect in a self-catering venue. You can even have exclusive use of your own pub with a games room! We can offer a varied range of fantastic properties in amazing locations for any group size. From a grand Victorian residence to converted barns and rural farmhouses, we are sure you will find a property to suit your group and your budget. We know that groups come in all shapes and sizes so all our venues offer flexible group dining and most bedrooms can be set up as double or twins.

Stag Party Activities - Unleash the Fun

The Peak District is home to some of the best stag activities in the UK. From action-packed adventures to relaxing get-togethers, our stag party activities promise an unforgettable experience. One of the main benefits of hiring a self-catering venue for your stag weekend is that you have the freedom to build your own weekend package around what you want to do and the Peak District is packed with lots of unique activities to keep you entertained. Not to mention lots of great pubs and eateries for those all important celebratory drinks. The Peak Venues team have tried and tested many of the activities available in the local area and we love to recommend and help you plan a truly unique stag weekend. 

Noise & Behaviour Policy

The Peak District is a fabulous place to enjoy a relaxed gathering and we welcome stag or hen groups to many of our more rural properties. Please carefully read our noise and behaviour policy and terms and conditions so that you and your fellow guests are fully informed of our expectations before your arrival. 

Noise & Behaviour Policy     Terms & Conditions

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