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Quarnford Lodge, Peak District National Park

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Overview
10 bedrooms
10 bathrooms
28 guests
3 nights minimum 
Holiday Rental House
Quarnford Lodge is perfect for friends or family get togethers and special occasions. Located in the heart of the stunning Peak District National Park. Unlike many other venues that offer large group accommodation Quarnford Lodge is a single residence that everyone stays in and features a large open plan dining area – perfect for getting your big group together. Recently refurbished to a very high standard the property features 10 luxurious bedrooms, all of which are en-suite. The most important feature for groups is a huge vaulted dining area that seats 28 around the dining table. A large double sided wood burning stove provides the perfect backdrop to the evenings events. There is a large lounge with leather sofas and TV, and a further lounge with TV Karaoke, and a pool table. All fa...Quarnford Lodge is perfect for friends or family get togethers and special occasions. Located in the heart of the stunning Peak District National Park. Unlike many other venues that offer large group accommodation Quarnford Lodge is a single residence that everyone stays in and features a large open plan dining area – perfect for getting your big group together. Recently refurbished to a very high standard the property features 10 luxurious bedrooms, all of which are en-suite. The most important feature for groups is a huge vaulted dining area that seats 28 around the dining table. A large double sided wood burning stove provides the perfect backdrop to the evenings events. There is a large lounge with leather sofas and TV, and a further lounge with TV Karaoke, and a pool table. All fabrics and finishes have been carefully co-ordinated throughout to provide a luxurious feel throughout. The impressive kitchen features quartz work surfaces and enough facilities to make catering for the large group a pleasure including 2 hobs and cookers, and American fridge freezer (plus extra beer/wine fridge), along with 2 dishwashers and washer dryer. Outside we have a secure outdoor space with BBQ, picnic benches, and a large artificial grassed area with Table Tennis, Cornhole game, and all the equipment necessary to design & play your own mini-golf course during your stay! We are located in Flash (the highest village in England) near Buxton, with stunning views over Dove Head. The historic spa town of Buxton is just 10 minutes drive away. There are excellent walks from the door including the famous Three Shires Heads walk (from Flash) where the three counties of Derbyshire, Cheshire, and Staffordshire meet.
House Rules
Pet-friendlyKid friendlyNo smoking
We work best for relaxed weekends of socialising - no boozy / rowdy parties please.
Bedrooms
9 Doubles3 Bunks4 Singles
Bathrooms
9 Attached (ensuite)1 Shower

Meet the host
peter m
Hosting since February 2014
Response Rate: 95%
Response Time: Within a day

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Katie T
Katie T
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great place for a large group
We had a fantastic stay at Quarnford lodge for a birthday celebration. There were 22 of us in total, children and adults, and it felt spacious and was well equipped with everything we needed. The kids loved the outdoor area and the karaoke. The adults enjoyed a space big enough to all get together and catch up. All having our own bathrooms was brilliant too. Would definitely recommend.
Visited January 2024
Written 5 February 2024. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Traveler554080
Traveler554080
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Super family stay
Quarnford Lodge was amazing. It lived up to all our expectations. We were a party of 28 from little ones to old ones but the place met all our needs. Location was great and those that wanted to go on walks did while those that wanted to stay in by the fire did. The kitchen was well equipped and the dining area fantastic! Having the option of beds being twins or super kings was perfect.
Visited December 2023
Written 5 January 2024. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Connector51808765610
Connector51808765610
Peterborough, United Kingdom2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Amazing, loved our stay
The house is amazing and beautiful, kitchen is very well equipped and had everything we needed and more, the garden had plenty of games to keep the kids occupied, aswell as indoor games. The rooms were a good size and comfortable and clean. Perfect place for a big family get together, would love to stay again may try the Mermaid Inn next time would definitely recommend A******
Visited August 2023
Written 5 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

rachel_brownhill
rachel_brownhill
Manchester, United Kingdom8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Amazing weekend at Quarnford lodge
We recently stayed at Quarnford lodge to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday. The house exceeded our expectations. It was so much bigger than we expected and was extremely well equipped. There was nothing that we needed that wasn’t available for us to use. The bedrooms were all clean and spacious as was the rest of the house. Peter was extremely helpful with all my questions and responded quickly to all emails sent. Mark met us on arrival and was super helpful explaining how everything worked. I would highly recommend staying here and we are hoping to return next year we enjoyed it so much.
Visited July 2023
Written 3 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Al and Gill
Al and Gill
St Helens, United Kingdom37 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
60th Weekend
We went here for part of my wife's 60th birthday celebrations. It was a fantastic weekend, we were quite lucky with the weather. We have a lot of youngsters in our family and they loved the garden. With the gates shut the garden is completely secure to allow little ones to run around. The kitchen is very well equipped and the additional fridge is perfect to allow everyone's drinks to be chilled. A cracking weekend thanks again to Peter the owner. (Only one suggestion of an improvement and not even sure its possible. The views from the garden would be stunning if the wall on the roadside was lowered to a 4' wall. You get glimpses through the gates but the wall is too high. Planning and cost may prevent this.)
Visited June 2023
Written 23 June 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Sandra S
Sandra S
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fabulous for getting everyone together
Booked for my husband’s 80th birthday - fantastic. Lovely location and within easy reach of Buxton, Bakewell and Matlock. Lodge is very well equipped it has everything you could possibly need, also plenty of room with lots of games for indoor and out! - Good job the neighbours are not too close as we enjoyed the karaoke on the first night! Would also recommend The Dinner Party company who did us a fabulous buffet on the Sunday for the actual birthday. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the stay and ages ranged from 3 to 80 - would definitely recommend.
Visited May 2023
Written 1 June 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Ellen C
Ellen C
Wakefield, United Kingdom5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Brilliant joint birthday celebration!
Very spacious accomodation but still felt cosy. Plenty of crockery, utensils etc. Everyone had a great time using the games in the garden and Karaoke in the evening. Plenty of fridge and cooking facilities. Peter and Mark even engaged with my family to allow them to surprise us by arriving first, this was really lovely and appreciated. We cannot thank them enough for a great weekend away in the Lodge. Would highly recommend for any large group wanting a celebration weekend away in a lovely location and excellent hosts.
Visited May 2023
Written 17 May 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Alex Davis
Alex Davis
4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great place to stay for a Family get together
We had a family get together with 22 of us ranging in age from 18 months to 77. This was a good central location for all to travel to. The accommodation suited our party well with family rooms and en-suite bathrooms for all bedrooms. Plenty of space to get together en-masse, or in smaller groups. Enclosed garden was ideal for young children with easy access from the house. Plenty of parking space at the front of the house. Stunning views across the Central peaks and plenty of local walks. Buxton is close by with plenty of activities for all ages. Thoroughly recommended.
Visited May 2023
Written 10 May 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

jillibobs
jillibobs
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great space for family get togethers!
Had a wonderful Easter weekend here with all our family, first time all together, but definitely not the last. Plenty of room, great dining area for all of us to sit at one table. The enclosed garden was perfect for the children to safely run around and plenty of games to play. Buxton was very near to visit and a lovely walk around the back of the property where we were treated to ten deer running around. Definitely recommend Quarnford!
Visited April 2023
Written 12 April 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Helen Wallace
Helen Wallace
London, United Kingdom14 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Great large house for our family gathering with good accommodation and well equipped.
This was second time we’ve stayed at Quarnford in a family group of 20. It is a great house for a large group - every bedroom has a bathroom, the communal spaces are generous and allow for people gathering, the kitchen is very well equipped, and there are games/sports to keep people occupied. Although the outdoor space is relatively limited to a courtyard garden where the BBQ is, the owners have improved it since the last time we stayed by laying AstroTurf and converting it into a games area with plenty of equipment to keep everyone happy! Communication with the owner Peter has always been very prompt and helpful. We very much enjoyed our stay and recommend it to anyone looking for a large property to stay in.
Visited May 2022
Written 11 May 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

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What this rental offers
Bathroom and laundry
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
Parking
  • Parking available
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
Services
  • Housekeeping included
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Television
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
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  • Patio
  • Private yard
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  • Kid friendly

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Things to know
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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Frequently Asked Questions about Quarnford Lodge, Peak District National Park

Quarnford Lodge, Peak District National Park is able to accommodate up to 28 guests. See all property details.

Quarnford Lodge, Peak District National Park has 10 bathrooms available. See all property details.

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