Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

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Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

Knockerdown Holiday Cottages is a sister site of Peak Venues offering a selection of 16 self contained self catering cottages.  Visit Knockerdown Cottages for more information and to book now. 

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Nestled in a beautiful rural location just five minutes away from the town of Ashbourne and a short walk to the stunning Carsington Water. Knockerdown Cottages  offers the perfect rural holiday location with on site facilities that include a swimming pool,  games room, children's outdoor play area and a huge private meadow for you to enjoy.

• Choose from sixteen individual self-catering cottages on one site, featuring a range small cottages to sleep 2-4 guests, mid sized apartments and houses for 6-8 guests or stay in one of the larger farmhouses sleeping 10-12 guests. We also have four dog friendly cottages for those who like to bring their four legged friends along on holiday.

• A wide range of shared on site facilities including swimming pool, games rooms, child's outdoor play area, a BBQ area and a stunning private meadow with views over the rolling Derbyshire countryside.

• Knockerdown Cottages also offers exclusive use site hire for Weddings or Corporate Events. Knockerdown offers self catering weddings in a DIY style with fantastic weekend packages which include use of all the facilities including indoor heated pool and games room.

On Site Facilities

Ample onsite parking

Free WiFi throughout the site 

Large private meadow with fabulous views of the rolling countryside.

Leisure facilities with heated indoor swimming pool  and changing rooms

Games Room with a table tennis table and a pool table

A large children's play area with climbing frames, slides and neighboring picnic benches for the adults to sit and have a chat

Large private meadow and grounds for you to explore

Smaller Cottages Sleeping up to 4 Guests

Middleton Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Bonsall Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Ible Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Longshawe Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Callow Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Dove Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Edale Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests

Wisels Cottage - Sleeps up to 4  guests

Alstonfield Cottage - Sleeps up to 4 guests and is dog friendly

Butterton Cottage -  Sleeps 4 up to 4 guests and is dog friendly

Mid Sized Cottages Sleeping 6-8 guests

Sabinhay Cottage - Sleeps up to 6 guests

Bruns Cottage - Sleeps up to 6 guests

Farwell Cottage - Sleeps up to 8  guests

Large Cottages Sleeping 10 - 12 Guests

Lendow  Cottage - Sleeps up to 10 guests

Two Dales Cottage - Sleeps up to 11 guests

The Farmhouse - Sleeps up to 12 guests

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How To Find Knockerdown Holiday Cottages


Address: Knockerdown Holiday Cottages, Knockerdown, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1NQ

Ashbourne and Wirksworth both within 6 miles

Next door to Carsington Reservoir

Opposite Knockerdown Inn

Cromford train station 5 miles away

Derby train and bus station 20 miles away

 Ashbourne bus station 6 miles away

East Midlands Airport 33 miles away

Manchester Airport 53 miles away

Floor Plans

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Your Stay At Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

Knockerdown Cottages

Knockerdown self catering cottages are a group of 16 cottages set in the Derbyshire Dales very close to Carsington Resevoir. Knockerdown 

Choose from the following cottages and book directly with our sister operation. 

Middleton Cottage - Sleeps 4

Bonsall Cottage - Sleeps 4

Ible Cottage - Sleeps 4

Longshawe Cottage - Sleeps 4

Alstonfield Cottage - Sleeps 4

Butterton Cottage -  Sleeps 4

Callow Cottage - Sleeps 4

Dove Cottage - Sleeps 4

Edale Cottage - Sleeps 4

Sabinhay Cottage - Sleeps 6

Bruns Cottage - Sleeps 6

Lendow  Cottage - Sleeps 10

Farwell Cottage - Sleeps 8 

Two Dales Cottage - Sleeps 11

The Farmhouse - Sleeps 12

Wisels Cottage - Sleeps 4 

On Site Facilities


Enjoy the family heated indoor swimming pool with changing rooms at Knockerdown Cottages. The pool is open all year, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.  

Play Area

Enjoy the large children's play area and large meadow at Knockerdown Cottages. There is a fantastic large meadow to the rear to run off steam, play games and enjoy your break in the Derbyshire Dales. 

Games Area

Located by the swimming pool there is a shared games area with table tennis and pool table.  See all the facilities at Knockerdown Cottages on this link.