Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Bakewell is ready to explore

The riverfront and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Bakewell. This city's bars, restaurants and hiking attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. Beauchief Abbey and Arts Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Bakewell

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Bakewell has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Gulliver's Kingdom (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Dore and Totley Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Moor View Golf Centre (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bakewell

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bakewell is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Heights of Abraham (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Lea Gardens (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Pavilion Gardens (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Peak Cavern (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Poole's Cavern (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bakewell

The nearest airport is in Manchester (MAN), located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to East Midlands (EMA), which is 30.3 mi (48.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Bakewell?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,382 holiday rentals near Bakewell. From 817 Cottages to 817 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bakewell for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bakewell?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bakewell. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Peak District National Park Authority: 1,761 holiday rentals
  • Chatsworth House: 1,665 holiday rentals
  • Haddon Hall Manor: 1,750 holiday rentals
  • Spirit of the 1940s: 1,745 holiday rentals
  • Baked Well Pottery Painting: 1,729 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bakewell listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Bakewell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 817 Cottages in Bakewell. Our other popular types of Bakewell holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 817 holiday houses
  • Houses: 385 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 115 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bakewell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Bakewell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.