Welcome to Stainsborough Hall
Award-winning self-catering accommodation on the shores of Carsington Water, in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales countryside and close to the Peak District.
Escape and Explore at Stainsborough Hall
Stainsborough Hall and its Holiday Cottages offer comfortable and spacious self-catering accommodation for large groups and individual families in a stunning rural location. Our cottages are the perfect base for exploring the local area, with plenty of activities to keep the whole family entertained. From walking and cycling to visiting local attractions, you’re guaranteed to create some wonderful holiday memories with us.
The Hall, set apart from the cottages, is perfect for groups of up to 20 people who can stay comfortably in the ten bedrooms, two living rooms, a games room with pool table, dining room with seating for 20 people, and enormous kitchen. Recently renovated, the Hall is stylishly decorated throughout and provides a comfortable and relaxing place to enjoy time with friends and family.
Stainsborough Hall Holiday Cottages is the perfect place for an unforgettable family holiday. We have five dog-friendly cottages that can be hired individually for smaller groups or all together for larger groups. All our cottages are well-maintained and have everything you need for a comfortable stay.
We offer a range of facilities, including games rooms, a tennis court, a hot tub and stunning gardens, ensuring every guest has a truly special experience. Whether you’re looking for a quiet weekend away or a longer break, our holiday cottages are the perfect choice.
Planning Your Stay
Whether you’re a family looking for a relaxing break, or a large group of friends or colleagues who need a space to stay, we have something to suit everyone.
Our cottages have been designed to be flexible for individual families or large groups. We welcome hen and stag parties at certain times of the year, as well as corporate events.
With a range of activities and facilities to choose from, you can plan your stay exactly how you want it.
Stainsborough Hall is the perfect destination for large groups looking for a self-catering getaway. Whether you choose to stay in the main house, or hire all of the cottages together, you’ll be sure to have a great time.
Hen and Stag Groups
We welcome hen and stag parties outside of school holidays, and we are also able to offer exclusive hire of either the Hall or all of the cottages, with lots of ideas for things to do in the local area. Come and experience the beauty of the countryside with us for your special celebration.
If you are looking for a more relaxed environment to spend time with your team and colleagues we're able accommodate Corporate Stays. We provide a stunning environment, great wifi (courtesy of StarLink), and host of add-ons from caterers, team building activities and much more.
Things to Do
This tranquil estate is located on the shore of Carsington Water, with direct access to the traffic-free trail around the reservoir, making it an ideal retreat for walkers, cycling, and holidaymakers looking to take advantage of the stunning scenery. And while the cottages are set in a stunning rural and remote location, local attractions such as the Heights of Abraham, Cromford, Matlock, Ashbourne, and The Peak District National Park are all within easy reach.
Our nearest country pub is a one-mile walk away across the fields where you'll be met with some lovely food and warm welcome.
Explore Food and Drink
We are surrounded by some great pubs and restaurants and we have some amazing caterers that can come to the property.
There are many activities around us for the whole family to enjoy - watersports on the reservoir, cycling through the countryside, hiking on the local trails, climbing, caving, canoeing - you name it, we have it all.
There are literally hundreds of attractions in Derbyshire - we've listed some of our favourites.
Read our Reviews
We have more than 250 reviews across a number of booking sites.
We're Superhosts on Airbnb, Preferred Partners on VRBO, and highly rated on Booking.com.
Regardless of how you book - you'll receive the same level of service, but our best rates are always direct.