The Lodge accommodation building is situated centrally on our site and sleeps 38 (including 6 staff/group leaders). This gives you a fantastic base to access everything the Peak District has to offer with direct access to the traffic free Monsal Trail from our site. The building has 9 bedrooms, all named after local edges, with a mixture of bunk-beds and single beds.
Bedrooms (Sleeps 38)
- Two bedrooms, Gardoms and Burbage, each sleep 3 people and have wide doorways for wheelchair users.
- Two bedrooms, Derwent and Froggatt, are typically used by visiting staff and each sleep up to 3 people.
- Four bedrooms, Millstone, Curbar, Stanage and Birchens, each sleep 5 people.
- One large bedroom, Longstone, sleeps 6 people.
The kitchen and dining room are fully equipped with catering size utensils, freezer, fridge, large catering cooker, additional table top oven, grill, small microwave, toaster, kettle, commercial dishwasher and a pantry. A double door from the dining room leads to the BBQ and outdoor seating area (large charcoal BBQ available, please bring your own charcoal), making eating outside a popular option. We have a high chair and a travel cot available to use, please let us know at the time of booking if you need either of these.
The Lodge Lounge has comfy furniture, an LED TV and Blu-ray player. The TV can be connected to laptops – ideal for sharing photos of your day’s activities. Wi-Fi access is enabled in the Lodge.
The Lodge has a separate drying room with heating and an extractor fan.
There are male and female toilet and shower rooms. We provide a duvet and duvet cover, pillow, pillow case and a fitted sheet (you will have to make up your own beds), but please bring your own towels. The building is centrally heated with a Hive heating control system.
The Lodge is all on one level and has a separate accessible toilet/shower room, making it suitable for wheelchair users and those with mobility difficulties.
When planning your visit you may find the following useful.
Please note that no dogs are allowed on site (except for assistance dogs – please let us know at the time of booking if you need to bring an assistance dog). The maximum number of people that can stay in the accommodation building is 38, regardless if they are a child or an adult.
If the Lodge is booked, have a look at our Farm House accommodation that also sleeps 38.
Arrival days are normally Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 4pm. If you wish to arrive earlier than 4pm for activities or a meeting please contact us.
Departure days are normally Monday, Wednesday and Friday by 9.30am; Sunday by 5pm. As on arrival days, activities and meeting spaces may be available on a Wednesday or Friday if you wish to stay onsite later – please get in touch to discuss the different options.
Arrival and departure times are different for school groups, please see the Residential Visits page for more details.
We have a single price for each accommodation building. This means that you book the whole of the Lodge solely for your own use, no other groups are sharing the space with you. You have the flexibility to bring up to 38 people (or a smaller group is fine… you’ll just have more room!).
Prices below include VAT:
1 April - 31 October 2023*
1 November 2023 - 31 March 2024*
1 April - 31 October 2024*
1 November - 22 December 2024
23 December 2024 - 3 January 2025*
4 January - 31 March 2025*
Friday - Sunday
Friday - Monday
Monday - Wednesday or
Wednesday - Friday**
Monday - Friday**
* Contact us for the prices for bank holiday’s including Christmas and New Year
** In school holidays
If you would like to stay longer than 4 nights or would like to book additional meeting rooms / spaces, please contact us. A refundable bond will also be payable, all being well this will be refunded to you approximately 10 working days after departure date.
Accommodation for school groups is priced differently to the above, as activities and equipment are included. Please see the Residential Visits page for more details and price lists.
Outdoor & Environmental Activities
Why not hire an instructor to lead some fun activities while you stay here? If you’d be interested in this and want to find out more, please enquire at the time of booking. Hiring an instructor is subject to availability.