16 self catering cottages situated in the beautiful Derbyshire Dales with indoor heated swimming pool, games room and Carsington Reservoir on your doorstep
Knockerdown self catering holiday cottages are set in the heart of the rolling hills of rural Derbyshire, yet close to Ashbourne and in walking distance to the beautiful Carsington Water.
Situated on the cusp of the Peak District National Park, these family friendly holiday cottages enjoy excellent facilities and are a stones throw from lots of fantastic attractions including Alton Towers, Gulliver's Kingdom and Chatsworth.
Additionally we offer exclusive use of the site as a self catering wedding venue for up to 93 guests sleeping in 16 cottages.
From the south
(M1) exit at J24. Take the A50 towards Uttoxeter. After 20 miles take the turn off for Ashbourne, A515. From Ashbourne, take the B5035 towards Wirksworth and Carsington Water. Our cottages are situated approximately 6 miles out of Ashbourne, on the left hand side of the road, immediately opposite the turn off for Carsington Water. There is a large sign on the left hand side of the road at the entrance to our site.
From the north
(M1) exit at J28. Take the A38 towards Derby, then the A610 signposted Ambergate. Turn right on to the A6 signposted Cromford and Matlock. At Cromford, turn left on to the B5036 towards Wirksworth, following this road for approximately 2 miles. At the top of the hill, take the right hand turn onto the B5035, signposted Ashbourne and Carsington Water. Travel on this road for approximately five miles and Knockerdown Cottages are located on the right hand side, our entrance is immediately opposite the turn off for Carsington Water.