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Sandybrook Lodges

Visitor Rating
Rating
4.8
Holiday Provider
Hoseasons
Derbyshire » Ashbourne
Sleeps up to 8
Pets 2
Hot Tub
Sandybrook Lodges is part of our Go Active Breaks Collection and is set in the former grounds of a 19th century manor house, close to the picturesque market town of Ashbourne. This Derbyshire lodge holiday park provides a relaxing atmosphere, boasting its own historic pinetum and woodland walk which meanders through a secluded bluebell wood. Surrounded by the beautiful Derbyshire countryside, this rural retreat creates unrivalled opportunities for romantic breaks and family escapes where everyone can get back to nature.

About Sandybrook Lodges

Sandybrook Lodges is part of our Go Active Breaks Collection and is set in the former grounds of a 19th century manor house, close to the picturesque market town of Ashbourne. This Derbyshire lodge holiday park provides a relaxing atmosphere, boasting its own historic pinetum and woodland walk which meanders through a secluded bluebell wood. Surrounded by the beautiful Derbyshire countryside, this rural retreat creates unrivalled opportunities for romantic breaks and family escapes where everyone can get back to nature.

Sandybrook Lodges is an ideal location for exploring the stunning southern Peak District where you’ll find country walks, quaint villages and an array of local attractions and activities on your doorstep such as the Tissington Trail; offering traffic free walking and cycling. The famous Dovedale stepping stones are just a short drive away. For thrill seekers, Alton Towers is just 12 miles away or try the nearby water sports, clay shooting grounds and golf courses locally. After a day’s exploring, sink into the indoor heated swimming pool and jacuzzi or unwind in the sauna. Then, back to your luxurious wooden lodge to relax in the contemporary interior, dive onto the comfy beds or dip into a bubbly hot tub, available on certain lodges.
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Need to Know

Lodge Facilities
  • Indoor heated pool
  • Sauna
  • Plunge pool and jacuzzi (over 16s only)
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Archery *
  • Crossbow *
  • Games room *
  • Toddler’s play room
  • Children’s outdoor play area
  • Mini golf *
  • Woodland walk
  • DVD hire *
  • Launderette *
  • †† Age restrictions may apply to activities
  • All facilities available for all dates.
  • * Charges as appropriate
Accommodation features
  • A choice of lodges with one, two, three and four bedrooms with quality furnishings. Ideal for short breaks and holidays throughout the year.
  • Outdoor hot tub (in Spa lodges only)
  • Widescreen TV with Freeview/DVD
  • CD
  • Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen including microwave and dishwasher
  • Bath and/or shower
  • Chromecast in living areas for streaming from devices
  • Bed linen, duvets and towels
  • Beds made up for your arrival
  • Verandah with garden furniture
  • Double glazed
  • Electricity included
  • Cots and highchairs £12pw and £9 per short break each
  • Group bookings may be subject to restrictions
  • Pets £45 per week and £30 per short break each (max 2) (1 large or 2 small breeds only) (in specific lodges only)
  • Complimentary Rituals® toiletries
  • All non-smoking accommodation
  • †† Age restrictions may apply to activities
    All facilities available for all dates. *
  • Charges as appropriate.

Accommodation With Hot Tubs At This Lodge

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Experience the charm of our traditional, well-equipped lodge designed for comfort and relaxation. The lodge features one inviting double bedroom with a flat-screen TV and an ensuite shower, providing a cozy retreat. Additionally, there are two twin bedrooms for a restful night’s sleep.Indulge in the spacious bathroom, offering both a bath and overhead shower for your convenience. The lodge is equipped with modern amenities, including a fridge/freezer and a washing machine, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable stay. Step outside onto the decking to discover your own private outdoor hot tub, perfect for unwinding and soaking up the tranquil surroundings. Please note that this lodge does not accommodate pets, making it an ideal retreat for those seeking a peaceful getaway without furry companions. Embrace the serenity and comfort of our traditional lodge with modern conveniences and a touch of luxury.".
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Sleeps 6
Hot Tub
Experience the epitome of comfort and pet-friendly luxury at the Willow 3 Spa lodge, strategically designed for both pets and nature enthusiasts. Positioned within a tranquil woodland setting, this lodge boasts an enclosed spacious verandah adorned with quality outdoor furniture and a decadent outdoor hot tub, offering a perfect retreat. Tailored for pet owners, the lodge features a dedicated pet-friendly utility area. This thoughtful space comprises a doggie shower, hairdryer, towels, and ample room for your pet’s bed and feeding bowls. Stable doors serve as a barrier, ensuring your pet’s safety and security while providing easy access to both the decking and the internal living space. The stylish living space is a highlight, showcasing a high-quality kitchen with an island, coffee machine, wine cooler, dishwasher, and washing machine. A formal dining table, large widescreen TV with Bluetooth connectivity, and sumptuous sofas create a welcoming atmosphere for relaxation. The master bedroom, complete with one kingsize bed, TV, and a luxurious en-suite shower featuring the convenience of bathrobes, provides a sanctuary of comfort. Two twin bedrooms, each equipped with a TV, and a separate family bathroom further enhance the lodge’s accommodation, ensuring a delightful haven for a relaxing holiday with your four-legged friend.
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Sleeps 8
Pets: 2
Hot Tub
Embrace the contemporary elegance of this modern lodge designed to accommodate larger groups. With two double bedrooms and two twin rooms, it offers a versatile and spacious living experience. The lodge features a well-appointed bathroom with an overhead shower, as well as a separate shower room, catering to the convenience of guests. A practical and stylish kitchen includes a fridge/freezer and washing machine, meeting the needs of a comfortable and self-sufficient stay. One of the highlights of this lodge is the outdoor hot tub, providing a luxurious and relaxing retreat. Ideal for parties of couples or two families sharing, the lodge ensures ample space and amenities for everyone to enjoy a memorable getaway. Whether you’re seeking tranquility or planning group activities, this modern lodge serves as the perfect base for your escape.
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Sleeps 4
Pets: 2
Hot Tub
Experience the epitome of modern comfort in our thoughtfully designed lodge, offering a stylish escape for your retreat. Choose between the welcoming embrace of a double bedroom and a cozy twin room, ensuring versatile accommodation for your needs. The bathroom features either a refreshing shower or a bath with an overhead shower, catering to your preferences. Step into the serenity of nature with your very own outdoor hot tub, providing a private oasis for relaxation amidst the scenic surroundings. Embrace the contemporary aesthetics and functional design of this lodge, where every detail is curated to elevate your stay. Whether you’re seeking adventure or relaxation, this modern retreat is tailored to meet your every need.
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Traditional well equipped lodge with one double with flat screen TV and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Fridge/freezer. Outdoor hot tub. No pets.
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Sleeps 4
Pets: 2
Hot Tub
Indulge in the pinnacle of contemporary luxury with our Elite Vogue lodges, designed to elevate your holiday experience. The spacious and light-filled living accommodation boasts an open plan layout, complemented by wooden floors and an abundance of natural light streaming through full-length windows and patio doors that lead to a sprawling decking area. Revel in the embrace of modernity with state-of-the-art appliances, contemporary fixtures, and plush furnishings that adorn the lodge. Discover comfort in the well-appointed sleeping quarters, featuring one double bedroom, complete with a flat screen TV for added entertainment, and an additional twin bedroom. The modern bathroom awaits, equipped with a bath and overhead shower for your relaxation. The kitchen is a chef’s delight, equipped with a comprehensive range of cooking utensils, a fridge/freezer, and a dishwasher for added convenience. These lodges are tailored to meet the needs of couples or families, providing a haven of tranquility and style. The Spa lodge, in particular, takes luxury to the next level with a private hot tub on the veranda, inviting you to unwind and rejuvenate in style.
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The contemporary and luxurious Elite Vogue lodges provide spacious and light living accommodation thanks to the open plan living space, wooden floors and natural light provided by the full length windows and patio doors leading onto the decking. The lodges are very well equipped with modern appliances, contemporary fixtures, comfortable furnishings and provide superb accommodation. The lodge has one double bedroom, one with flat screen TV and one twin bedroom. The lodge includes a modern bathroom with bath with overhead shower. The kitchen includes a wide range of cooking utensils, a fridge/freezer and dishwasher. These lodges are ideal for couples or families. The Spa lodge includes a hot tub on the veranda.
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Traditional, well-equipped lodge with kingsize double with flatscreen TV and an en-suite spa bath and separate shower cubicle. Sauna. Outdoor hot tub.
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Sleeps 2
Hot Tub
Contemporary and luxuriously equipped lodge with king size double with flat screen TV and ensuite spa bath and separate shower cubicle. Sauna. Outdoor hot tub.
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Sleeps 2
Pets: 2
Hot Tub
Contemporary and luxuriously equipped lodge with king size double with flat screen TV and ensuite spa bath and separate shower cubicle. Sauna. Outdoor hot tub.
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Indulge in the contemporary elegance of our modern lodge, designed for comfort and relaxation during your holiday. This stylish retreat features a spacious double bedroom with a convenient ensuite shower, providing a private sanctuary. Two well-appointed twin bedrooms ensure a cozy and restful atmosphere for all guests. Enjoy the convenience of a fully equipped bathroom, complete with a bath and overhead shower, offering options for both relaxation and quick refreshment. The lodge includes practical amenities such as a fridge/freezer and a washing machine, catering to your needs throughout your stay. Step outside and unwind in the refreshing outdoor hot tub, adding a touch of luxury to your retreat. Immerse yourself in the modern comforts and tranquil surroundings of this lodge, offering the perfect blend of sophistication and relaxation for a memorable getaway.
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Sleeps 6
Pets: 2
Hot Tub
Discover the contemporary elegance of our modern lodge, designed for both style and comfort. This inviting space includes one luxurious double bedroom with an ensuite shower, providing a private and rejuvenating retreat. Additionally, there are two well-appointed twin bedrooms, ensuring a restful night’s sleep for everyone. Indulge in the spacious bathroom, offering both a bath and overhead shower for your convenience. The lodge is equipped with modern amenities, including a fridge/freezer and a washing machine, allowing for a seamless and enjoyable stay. Step outside onto the decking to find your own private outdoor hot tub, creating the perfect space to relax and soak in the serene surroundings. Experience the convenience of a contemporary lodge that combines modern comforts with a touch of luxury. Ideal for families or groups of friends, this lodge offers a stylish escape with the added luxury of an outdoor hot tub.
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Sleeps 4
Hot Tub
The Vista Spa lodges offer the very best in lodge accommodation at Landal Sandybrook and enjoy a spectacular view across the park and beyond. Located at the top of the park they enjoy a panoramic position which can be enjoyed from the large deck or from the hot tub. The modern central living design is complimented by stunning lodge interiors, quality furnishings and high specification appliances. Master bedroom with king sizebed, widescreen TV, en-suite with freestanding bath, integrated wall TV and separate shower. Twin bedroom with widescreen TV, walk in wardrobe/dressing area, en-suite with large feature shower. Fully integrated kitchen including dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, coffee machine and wine cooler. Contemporary and stylish open plan living space with wooden floors, comfortable furniture, feature fire, widescreen TV with wireless audio connectivity and PlayStation 4 games console. French doors opening onto a deck with quality outdoor furniture. Indulgent outdoor hot tub with bathrobes provided. No pets.
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Sleeps 4
Hot Tub
Elevate your holiday experience with our contemporary and luxurious Elite Vogue lodges, offering spacious and light-filled living accommodation. The open-plan design, wooden floors, and generous natural light streaming through full-length windows and patio doors create a welcoming ambiance. These well-appointed lodges are equipped with modern appliances, contemporary fixtures, and comfortable furnishings, ensuring a superb stay. Enjoy the serenity of one double bedroom and an additional twin bedroom, with the convenience of a flat-screen TV in one of the rooms. The modern bathroom features a bath with an overhead shower for your relaxation. The fully-equipped kitchen boasts a wide range of cooking utensils, a fridge/freezer, and a dishwasher, catering to your culinary needs. Ideal for couples or families seeking both style and comfort, our Elite Vogue lodges provide a haven for relaxation. For the ultimate indulgence, choose the Spa lodge, which includes a hot tub on the veranda. Immerse yourself in luxury and unwind in style.
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Lodges Near Sandybrook Lodges

Sykes Cottages
Visitor Rating
Rating
9.8
Witton Gilbert
7 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Ideal for large families
  • Converted grain store
  • Group bookings up to 24 welcome
  • Great base for exploring Durham
  • Glass staircase
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Sykes Cottages
Visitor Rating
Rating
10
Witton Gilbert
7 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Large spacious lodge
  • Fully-enclosed garden
  • Ideal for groups!
  • Stunning location
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.6
Stanhope, Co Durham
9 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub
Set in 21 acres of breathtaking countryside, Heather View offers everything you need for a fantastic holiday experience.
From £389 per week
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Slaley, Nr Hexham
9 Miles Away
Sleeps 8
Pets 2
Hot Tub
Set in 1000 acres of beautiful Northumbrian woodland, Landal Slaley Hall Lodges is the perfect location for a couples retreat or family break.
From £519 per week
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Holiday Cottages
Visitor Rating
Rating
9.4
Bishop Auckland
10 Miles Away
Sleeps 2
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Wood-fired hot tub
  • Enclosed garden
  • Pet friendly
  • Ideal for exploring Durham City
  • Stunning modern interior
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.7
Slaley, Hexham
11 Miles Away
Sleeps 8
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Tranquil location
  • Shop/Supermarket
  • Children's play area
  • Cafe / Restaurant
  • Discover Hadrian’s Wall
From £575 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.9
Haswell, Nr Durham
16 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Luxury lodges
  • Wood burning fire
  • Children's play area
  • Ideal for exploring Durham
  • Electric charging points
From £465 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.8
Hexham
16 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Explore historic Northumberland
  • Family friendly lodge park
  • Countryside setting
  • Right next to North Pennines
  • Hexham 2 miles
From £459 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.7
Gainford, County Durham
18 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Stylish wooden lodges
  • Countryside Retreat
  • Riverside Views
  • Woodburner
From £265 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
3.6
Whitfield, Hexham
21 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Riverside setting
  • Great for exploring
From £249 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.9
Crimdon
22 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Perfect base to explore Durham
  • Luxury glamping pods
  • Next to beautiful nature reserve
  • Beach few mins walk
  • Near Durham City
From £205 per week
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Kirkby Stephen
27 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub
Nestled amidst the rolling fells that straddle the majestic Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, Augill Beck Park offers a splendid retreat for those seeking a serene holiday experience.
From £305 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
4.7
Kiplin Lodges
32 Miles Away
Sleeps 6
Pets 2
Hot Tub

Kiplin Lodges offer Luxury accommodation within 11 acres of stunning grounds all the lodges have private bubbling hot tubs and a family and pet friendly, this really is the perfect base for exploring the area and having a superb family holiday.

From £375 per week
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Visitor Rating
Rating
3.6
Hutton Rudby, Yarm
33 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
  • Countryside views
  • Peaceful location
  • Secure parking
  • Gated access
  • 6 miles from Yarm
From £225 per week
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Guisborough
34 Miles Away
Sleeps 4
Pets 2
Hot Tub
Located on the northern fringes of the Yorkshire Moors, Wyke Lodges offers guests modern contemporary glass gabled lodges with outstanding views over Roseberry Topping and a selection of brand new pods which are ideal for short family breaks.
From £359 per week
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Sandybrook Lodges Reviews

"Wonderful lodge - exceptionally clean and well equipped with everything you need.The sauna was a lovely unexpected surprise!"
Emma - Apr 2024
"Perfect for 2 people"
Verified Guest - Apr 2024
"Great weekend will definitely book again."
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Great place with great facilities"
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Lodge was well equipped. Good size.Just needs a comfy sofa."
Andrea - Mar 2024
"Home form home"
Dana - Mar 2024
"Spotlessly clean, light and airy, modern comfortable furniture, lovely soft bath sheets, great shower, lovely quality bedlinen. Well equipped kitchen."
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Great weekend break to relax with family. Will definitely return. Great facilities, clean spacious lodge hot tub was ready to use i arrival x great welcome friendly staff x cant wait to rerun"
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Great lodge. Love the wooden vibe, feels like a chalet. Great value for money and good space for 4 people. Sofas a little on the small side but not really a proper issue."
Felicity - Mar 2024
"Only thing I missed was the reclining sofa seat footrest. Otherwise very comfortable"
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Lodge was warm and had everything we needed."
Verified Guest - Mar 2024
"Lovely lodge, great location for visiting the peak district"
Michael and caroline - Mar 2024
"The lodge was perfect, clean, comfortable and had everything we needed. Plus a big bathroom with a bath which was wonderful. The heating was very good too.. we were all too warm!!!"
Rebecca - Feb 2024
"It was perfect."
Joanna - Feb 2024
"The lodge was very comfortable, with the bedrooms a good size with plenty of storage.WIFI provided was a decent speed and able to stream NETFLIX ETC via the provided Chromecast. This meant it was easy to keep kids occupied in the evening.Kitchen well stocked and well maintained with no issues."
Verified Guest - Feb 2024
"Excellent lodge and very clean"
Madeline - Feb 2024
"Loved the lodge. Very spacious and ideal for all the family. Loved the hot tub"
Michele - Feb 2024
"A lovely lodge, very clean and well appointed . Lovely staff, nothing too much trouble and nice well thought out extra touches around the park itselfSituated very close to Ashbourne and ideally located for visiting the Peak District.Would definetly recommend and would revisit"
Paula - Feb 2024
"Excellent cant fault anything **"
Kerry - Feb 2024
"Spacious cabin, with comfy beds and a massive bath! Right at the top in the corner out of the way as well which was nice."
Verified Guest - Feb 2024
"A lovely lodge, very clean and well appointed . Lovely staff, nothing too much trouble and nice well thought out extra touches around the park itselfSituated very close to Ashbourne and ideally located for visiting the Peak District.Would definetly recommend and would revisit"
Paula - Feb 2024
"Beautiful placeCabins were lovely comfortable Swimming pool sauna were cleanReception staff were lovely bubbly an always pleasant an genuinely friendly ladies Only issue I had was theres no electric car charging at the cabins however there is one on site"
Colin - Jan 2024
"Couldnt complain about anything lovely chill out break"
Verified Guest - Jan 2024
"Absolutely loved our stay! All members of staff we encountered were friendly and extremely helpful! Location was fantastic and only a short distance to the nearest town. The lodge itself was cozy and felt at home instantly. Hot tub was maintained constantly and was such a great addition to a relaxing weekend away."
Verified Guest - Jan 2024
"Very pleased with our stay. Everything we needed was there. Only issue was dishwasher not cleaning properly due to no salt. Would revisit and thoroughly recommendStaff very helpful and pleasant"
Caroline - Jan 2024
"Our annual holiday! What a beautiful place, this was our 8th year at the park and already cant wait to get back next year"
Verified Guest - Dec 2023
"Excellent well equipped, clean lodge"
Verified Guest - Nov 2023
"Everything in the lodge was perfect and the hot tub was nice and big, and lovely and warm."
Chelsea - Nov 2023
"TV could do with updating as kept losing signal"
Tina - Nov 2023
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Attractions Near Sandybrook Lodges

Here are some of the activities and experiences you can enjoy on your visit to Sandybrook Lodges. If you discover a worthy inclusion to this list on your hot tub break, please let us know and we'll add it so that other visitors can enjoy it too.
Alton Towers - ST10 4DB
about 6 Miles
Of course you can't mention attractions in Staffordshire without featuring the fabulous Alton Towers theme park.  The rides range from thrilling to quite simply terrifying although there are more gentle family rides for the little ones.  All ages are catered for here.  Some of the most famoue rides include Th13teen, Air, The Blade and Nemesis.  There is also a waterpark on site for some splashtastic fun. Look out for seasonal events taking place throughout the year such as Wonderful Winter, Pirate Weekend and The Ultimate Fireworks Event.  Check out their website for the latest admission costs and save money by booking your tickets online.
Gullivers Kingdom - DE4 3NT
about 9 Miles
This is a top class theme park with plenty to do for the whole family.  From thrilling rides to more gentle activities for the little ones this place is ideal.  The best thing is that 50% of their attractions are under cover so the British weather needn't spoil the fun.
Heights of Abraham - DE4 3PT
about 9 Miles
This unique attraction combines an array of activities.  If you have a look on their website there are some good video clips which give an even better idea of what this attraction is all about.  Some of the highlights include the Cable Car system which is actually Britain's first alpine style cable car system.  You are transported from the valley floor right up above where you can enjoy superb Dewent Valley Views.  You can also stroll around 60 acres of wooded hillside on foot to see an array of birds and wildlife.
Gulliver's Kingdome - WA5 9YZ
about 9 Miles
Gulliver's Kingdome is a family friendly theme park offering many attractions for children of all ages. The site is rather unique and features a huge array of rides including log flumes, roller coasters and pirate ships. For the little ones there are rides such as the veteran cars and the balloon wheel and Diego and Dora the Explorer are on hand to make sure they are having a great time. Between the 21st and 31st of October the park becomes a spooky Halloween spectacular with a range of shows and fireworks to enjoy. Standard prices are £12.00 for adults and children over 90cm. Group booking discounts are available.
Peak District National Park -
about 13 Miles
The Peak District National Park is the ideal place to relax and explore.  The stunning scenery will take your breath away and there is the opportunity to take part in ranger led guides and events.  These are ideal if you are new to the area or only staying a short time and want to see the best sights and walks.
Denby Visitor Centre - DE5 8NX
about 13 Miles
Denby visitor centre is a fun day out in the Derbyshire region with an array of activities iunder one roof.  An all weather attraction you can take pottery tours, see cookery demonstrations and visit Bourne's restaurant.  There are events and offers on throughout the year for example the Denby factory Shops sale where you can save £££s and October Creepy Crypt for Halloween where you can go along in fancy dress and have your face painted.  Booking is advised so check out the latest details on their website.
British Wildlife Rescue Centre - TN8 7AR
about 16 Miles
This is a really unique opportunity to see the fantastic work going on at this centre.  The purpose of the British Wildlife Rescue Centre is to treat and care for injured wildlife which cannot be released into the wild.  Many of the animals are brought to the centre by members of the public or the RSPCA.  Visit their website to see the picture gallery and to find out how to help if this is something which interests you.  There are also regular fundraising events such as the Sponsered Leg Wax.
Crazy Crocodiles Indoor Play & Party Centre - LL30 1DR
about 18 Miles
This is an all weather attraction located in Ilkeston Derbyshire.  With a large play frame as well as bikes and ride on toys this is a fun place for young children.  The toddler time sessions take place during term times on week days from 9.30am until 2.30pm and are very popular. The admission fee is excellent value for money and parents can sit down and enjoy a drink while the children play. A new baby changing facility has now been installed together with some new chairs making this a clean and welcoming attraction for families.  Look out for offers on their website such as a free hot drink on select days.
Rosliston Forestry Centre - DE12 8JX
about 19 Miles
Rosliston Forestry Centre is a beautiful woodland site with tranquil areas for Fishing as well as some beautiful meadows and a lake. For children there is a Play Area to run around on and during school holidays organised activities such as range led walks are available. The site is also an excellent place for Walking, Cycling and Horse Riding. Other available events taking place this year include an Archery drop in session, a Christmas Crafting Afternoon and a Mince Pie and Mulled Wine Walk.
Conkers - DE12 6GA
about 21 Miles
Conkers is an award winning attraction located in the midst of the National Forest.  Combining both indoor and outdoor activities this is an all weather attraction in the Peak District.  It's really easy to get to as well, just 5 miles from Junction 11 off the M42.  Designed for all ages some of the highlights include the Enchanted Forest Adventure play area and a simulated Tree Top walk.  Look out for special seasonal events such as October half term and the Annual Halloween Party.  At the moment you can receive a fantastic discount if you book your tickets online.
Ash End House Childrens Farm -
about 31 Miles
With family fun for everyone a trip to this farm makes a memorable day out in Staffordshire.  Some highlights of the day might include the chicks and ducklings in a basket, goat kid walking, bottle feeding the lambs or bunny brushing.  Located in the Tamworth area of Stafforshire this attraction is easy to get to.  Look out for special events taking place throughout the year including weekend and school holidays when extra activities may be organised.  Don't forget to meet Chirpy while you are there - the extra large chick!
Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom - TF6 6DJ
about 36 Miles
Locally renowned for the Sheep Steeple chasing and daily goat races this is a really unique family attraction that the kids will love.  You can really get hands on with the farm animals with the animal handling sessions and you can have a go at teaching the parrots to talk!  The crazy craft cabin will keep even the most creative entertained with pottery and painting amongst other things. When you are in need of a rest head for the The Hungry Shepherd Tea Room where you can enjoy a bite to eat and children can burn even more energy in the indoor play area.
Dudley Zoo - DY1 4QF
about 38 Miles
A day trip to Dudley Zoo in Worcestershire is a real treat for children and adults alike. The zoo is crammed with unusual and rare animals and educational talks, shows and organised activities are also on offer to make sure visitors get the most from their experience. During school holidays the zoo is particularly popular with families and a range of events take place including crafting sessions, face painting and hands on animal encounters. There is also a cafe and giftshop onsite.
Wonderland - ME10 4PB
about 38 Miles
This award winning theme park in Shropshire has something for everyone.  Children will delight at the amazing array of rides and activities. Described on their own website as a "fairytale adventure" there is a nursery rhyme and fairytale characters theme running throughout the park. One inside the park you can enjoy unlimited free rides and there's an indoor soft play area for the younger ones and for when the weather is not on your side.  Another popular aspect of this attraction is the nature trail.  Check out their website for the latest events and admission costs. This company also owns Jungleland - another great attraction just 4 miles from Wonderland.