Holiday homes and rentals in Ashbourne

Holiday homes and rentals in Ashbourne

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Highlights in Ashbourne

  • Peak District
  • Alton Towers
  • Stately Homes
  • Eccentric Games
  • Walkers Paradise

Best Holiday Homes & Rentals in Ashbourne

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Holiday Rental for 3 People in Ashbourne, Derbyshire
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Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Holiday Rental • 3 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
The Old Clockmakers is a 350 year old converted clockmakers workshop bursting at the seams with unique character and sitting in the very heart of the market town of Ashbourne in Derbyshire. In 1912 clocks made here set sail on a ship called the Titanic! Lined with period features including some of the exposed 18th century floorboards, guests will find themselves in an excellent central location moments away from bars and bistros.The ground floor of the property offers a well-equipped kitchen/diner; the antique wooden fittings have been rejuvenated with contemporary colours. Next you will s...
from €146 / night
Holiday Rental for 2 People in Ashbourne, Derbyshire
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Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Holiday Rental • 2 Guests • 1 Bedroom
At a glance Cosy barn conversion with luxurious finishes throughout Sink into your own private hot tub with a gazebo to keep the elements out Idyllic rural location, great for nature lovers and hikingAbout the propertyThe Couple's Retreat is a thoughtfully converted barn that provides luxurious living accommodation in a quiet village location near the Peak District. This beautifully restored property is perfect for couples looking to explore the local countryside and for a relaxing or romantic break. With wood panelled flooring and open-plan ground floor living throughout, the cottage feels...
from €169 / night
Holiday Rental for 4 People in Ashbourne, Derbyshire
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Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Holiday Rental • 4 Guests • 2 Bedrooms
(11 reviews)
This is the perfect location from which to discover Derbyshire and the Peak District with many attractions within easy reach.. Ground Floor:Living room: With Freesat TV, DVD player with a selection of DVDs and patio doors leading to garden.Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.First Floor:Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be kingsize on request).Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels...
from €71 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Holiday letting prices Ashbourne

€237for 25 May - 1 Jun
€263 annual average
Average price per week

Current holiday letting availability Ashbourne

16%for 25 May - 1 Jun
50% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Holiday homes and rentals in Ashbourne

Come to Ashbourne once – and you are bound to return!

Ashbourne is a picturesque market town on the edge of the Peak District, rich in history and on the edge of some beautiful countryside. The juxtaposition of English quaintness with imperial elegance makes Ashbourne a truly unique attraction, and an ideal base for a short break or longer holiday.

Holidays homes in and around the centre of Ashbourne

The town of Ashbourne offers a number of holiday homes primarily in traditional cottages. Cozy and warm, these make the ideal holiday home for small groups, and you are right on the doorstep of Ashbourne’s central shopping area. Head just outside of the town and you can find larger detached homes with 3 or 4 bedrooms, ideal for large groups and all just a stone’s throw from both the town itself and the wonderful countryside that surrounds it.

Holidays in Ashbourne

The area and getting around

Gateway to the Peak District

Ashbourne is located right on the edge of the southern boundary of England’s favourite national park, the glorious Peak District. The area is known for its stunning views, busy market towns and quaint, traditional villages, historic houses and popular attractions. You could spend months in the Peak District, and still not see it all! Ashbourne itself is an old market town of cobblestone streets and multitude of handsome Tudor and Georgian townhouses, some eccentric traditions and two fine outdoor markets open weekly.

A veritable paradise for fans of traditional English stately homes?

Stately home fans who stay in Ashbourne are in for a real treat! The English favourites of Chatsworth, Sudbury Hall, Kedleston Hall and Hardwick Hall are all within 40 minutes’ drive of the town. The most renowned of these is Chatsworth, with its majestic Georgian architecture, one of Europe’s finest private art collections, and well-tended lawns and parks with fountains and water features including a unique water cascade.

Travellers and activities

Ashbourne for outdoor enthusiasts

The town is ideally situated to appeal to both amateur and more experienced cyclists: those who love the hills and the dales and those who prefer flatter terrain. Nearby Carsington Water offers a local centre for outdoor activities including sailing, kayaking, canoeing. But most of all, the Peak District is best known as walking country, with a huge variety of scenery and routes to be explored, from steep sided limestone dales to the striking moorlands. All routes are well signposted and there is something for everyone – whether you want a challenging long-distance hike or a short stroll to work up your appetite for lunch in one of the area’s numerous traditional English pubs.

Ashbourne for families

Prepare to be bowled over by the number of family-friendly attractions in the area of Ashbourne – you are simply spoilt for choice when it comes to fun and educational days out! Don’t miss Newgrange Farm, a working farm open to the public, where you can feed and pet the farm animals and learn all about the life of farmers both today and in ancient times. At Churnet Valley Railway, take your train-mad children on a genuine steam train and learn about the history of the railways and its huge impact on the development of modern-day Britain.

The Peak District is England’s favourite national park, attracting over 10 million people a year! But don’t worry, there is more than enough room for everyone!

Top 5 travel tips in Ashbourne

1. Visit the UK's biggest theme park

Just 20 minutes’ drive away, Alton Towers is Britain’s best loved theme park and the home of its most hair-raising rides. Find out if your inner daredevil measures up on the Infinity Coaster, which holds the world record for the most inversions on a single roller coaster ride!

2. The lovely Dovedale Stepping Stones

At the heart of the majestic Dovedale Valley, these are a set of famous stepping stones over the river, which is framed by sheer rock walls and immense natural beauty. Expect to see grasslands carpeted with wildflowers in summer, a wide array of limestone formations, and ancient ash woodland.

3. The best of Ashbourne at the Old Grammar School

Perhaps the finest of Ashbourne’s townhouses, dating all the way back to 1602, it is an elegant Elizabethan building that is well worth a nosey

4. The beautiful game?

A two-day football match between the residents of the Ashbourne, with the entire town used as the pitch and no limit on the number players, no rules and goals three miles apart! Fantastic fun for participants and spectators alike!

5. Antique collectors may look no further

Church Street in Ashbourne boasts a procession of wonderful antique shops that will please the most exacting of enthusiasts, with sculptures, furniture and paintings spilling out onto the pavement.

FAQs: Holiday Homes & Rentals in Ashbourne

How much do the holiday homes in Ashbourne cost on average?

Considering the average price of €176.28 per night, Ashbourne lies at the upper end of the price range for holiday rentals in the United Kingdom.

When can you get the best deals on holiday rentals in Ashbourne?

If you seek to get the most out of your money, the most affordable months to visit Ashbourne are September (€133.22 per night for accommodation, on average), November (€145.63), and February (€148.44).

When are holiday rentals more expensive in Ashbourne?

In 2020, the month that offered the highest average prices in Ashbourne was April, with an average price of €237.57 per night. This was followed by May, with an average of €226.83, and June, with €219.82.

Is Ashbourne a good location for a spontaneous getaway?

It is better to plan ahead in Ashbourne as only 19% of the properties remain free, according to our 2020 data.

Which months offer the highest availability?

The most available months, on average, are December (with an availability of 47%), June (42.75%), and July (28.75%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

When are fewer homes available?

The months with the lowest properties available in Ashbourne are, in order, August, September and March, with respective average availability figures of 2.2%, 5.25%, and 7%, based on data collected in 2020.

How many holiday homes are there in Ashbourne?

Our inventory features around 40 properties from 3 partners.

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