Directions to Coachman’s Cottage – Peak District Self Catering
We are situated 2 miles south of the market town of Ashbourne, the gateway to the Peak District, and Coachman’s Cottage self catering accommodation is located in the heart of the Peak District National Park.
There is easy access via the M1, M6, A38, & A52.
The nearest airport is the East Midlands Airport (Ryan Air, Easy Jet, Flybe, and BMI), and is only 50 minutes away by car. Other airports are Manchester (1 ½ hrs) and Birmingham (1hr).
Derby is the nearest train station (10 miles away), and journey times from London are only 1 ½ hrs.
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About Coachman’s Cottage – Luxury Self Catering in the Peak District
This comfortable homely self catering cottage is ideal for visiting so many attractions in the nearby area.
Alton Towers is only 20 minutes away, with other theme parks, such as Drayton Manor and Heights of Abraham within an hour.
We have Waterworld in Stoke on Trent which is the U.K.’s no. 1 aqua park, together with the Alton Towers Water Park, make us a swimmers paradise.
There is skiing and ice skating, all year round, at the Snow Dome in Tamworth.
A visit to the Monkey Park in Trentham, and Chester Zoo, is recommended for those who enjoy animals.
How fortunate we are to have the Peak District only a few minutes away, which is a huge National Park for walkers, climbers, and cycle riders. Cycles can be hired in Ashbourne, Waterhouses, Carsington, Buxton and Wirksworth.
All sorts of water sports can be enjoyed at Carsington Water, and Blithfield Reservoir, including sailing and fishing.