Family friendly activities in the peak district

We are well situated for motorhome hire in Manchester as our office is located 1.7 miles from the airport, there is a shuttle bus that can transfer you from Manchester airport to our office. There are excellent motorway connections surrounding Manchester including the m60, m56, m6 with lots of beautiful places to visit in the surrounding areas including the Peak district which is known for its unique views and picturesque villages, the peak district is perfect for a family visit with go ape, the peak Wildlife Park and guided walks.

There are also plenty places to grab a bite to eat that are family friendly these include the garden tea room, eyam tea room , the royal oak and all are perfect for an afternoon treat.

Chatsworth house
This is the home of the duke and duchess of Devonshire and is set in the heart of the peak district with 105 acres of stunning gardens to take a walk around there is a lovely surprise around every corner including rose cottage. Every year Chatsworth house hosts a number of events including country fairs, horse trails etc.

Matlock Farm Park
What family doesn’t enjoy a day trip to a farm matlock farm is one of our favourites do you have a favourite? This is a working farm where the kids can feed the animals wallabies, meerckats, lamas, turkeys ect. The farm is open all year round please see the link for prices

Wild Park Derbyshire
Wild Park Derbyshire is 10 minutes from derby. The park is perfect for a full day out in the country with an endless list of activities including quad biking, paintballing, laser tag and some lovely home cooked food a bacon butty for breakfast, beef stew and jacket potato for lunch along with hot and cold beverages provided all day see there page for more information

Middleton top cycle hire- high peak trail
The wonderful high peak trail 17.5 miles of traffic free trail so this is safe for all family members, you will some amazing sites along the way including the vies of the countryside and lots of derby heritage. There are terms and conditions to hiring bikes so please enquire first

Peak shopping village

Peak shopping village is a relaxed and accessible environment with lots of the stores to suit all the family. Peak shopping village is also home to Bram fords Auctioneers and valuers.

Maybe you’re hiring a motorhome from us this year and are visiting the Derbyshire country side we would love to hear of the places you visit, you can share pictures with us at and

If you would like to book with us call 01942778899 or alternatively you can book at Manchester Motorhome Hire