Knockerdown Cottages 2 new
Indoor heated swimming pool
The Farmhouse living room


    Knockerdown Holiday Cottages

    16 individual self-catering cottages all located on one site with an indoor heated pool, games room and outdoor children’s play area. Nestled in the charming Derbyshire Dales and on the doorstep of the beautiful Carsington Water reservoir.


    Welcome to Knockerdown Cottages, nestled in the breathtaking Derbyshire Dales, our picturesque site boasts 16 individual self-catering holiday cottages, making it the ideal destination for a family getaway or the perfect exclusive location for a wedding or corporate function.

    Our cottages can be booked individually or together, you may wish to book a couple of cottages for two families looking to holiday together, our child-friendly, cluster of holiday homes with shared facilities mean that there is always someone to play and socialise with, but you still have your own space. Perfect for making new friends on holiday.

    With a total of 42 bedrooms and 31 bathrooms, our cottages can accommodate up to 93 guests comfortably, including bunk beds for added convenience. Whether you're planning a family reunion, a business retreat, or a special celebration, Knockerdown Cottages has the space to suit your needs.

    Our purpose-built conference and meeting room can seat up to 93 guests, and we offer a range of room layouts to match your preferences. Additionally, multiple breakout rooms within the cottages provide the perfect setting for small meetings or workshops, ensuring a conducive environment for productive sessions.

    As for leisure and entertainment, we've got you covered. Enjoy the on-site multi-purpose games room, providing endless fun for all ages. And for those who love outdoor activities, our large private meadow offers an idyllic setting with fabulous views, perfect for team-building exercises and outdoor adventures.

    Indulge in relaxation at our leisure facilities, featuring a heated indoor swimming pool, ideal for unwinding after a day of exploration. Stay connected with free WiFi available throughout the site, and take advantage of ample onsite parking for your convenience.

    At Knockerdown Cottages, we understand that each group has unique preferences, which is why we offer flexible catering packages tailored to your specific needs. We can also arrange equipment hire to enhance your experience further.

    Our experienced team is dedicated to providing full support to help you create the perfect stay or event. We ensure that every aspect of your time with us is memorable and hassle-free.

    Located in the heart of the UK, we are close to an excellent range of transport links, making it easy to reach us from various locations.


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    • Recycling on-site

    Our Facilities

    • Dogs accepted/welcome on a lead
    • Wedding planner available
    • Bedding provided
    • Cooking facilities
    • Leisure facilities onsite
    • Grounds for outdoor activities
    • Contactless Payment Accepted
    • Board/Flipchart
    • Snooker/billiards/pool onsite
    • Dishwasher
    • Freezer
    • Microwave oven
    • Oven
    • Washing machine
    • Linen provided
    • Bath
    • Ground floor bedroom
    • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
    • Scenic view
    • Children's outdoor play area
    • Health/beauty facilities onsite
    • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
    • Games room onsite
    • Swimming pool - indoor onsite
    • Hairdryer
    • Conference facilities
    • High chairs available
    • Fridge Freezer
    • Outside seating
    • Free Parking on Site
    • Free WIFI
    • Laundry facilities
    • Towels Provided
    • Children welcome
    • Dogs Accepted
    • Accepts groups
    • Free Parking
    • Facilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitality
    • Venue approved for civil marriage
    • Central heating
    • Wedding receptions
    • Garden
    • Barbecue
    • Non-smoking property

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