Take a break – a real break; fill your senses, with mountain views and deep lakes, climb high, swim far, sink back and relax, rejuvenate, recharge & reset, love your escape.
Explore the Peak District, from the tips of the mountains to the winding cycling paths and enjoy a countryside break at Rivendale Lodge Retreat. Offering luxury accommodation in the Peak District you can relax in our lodges while discovering the wonders of the area.
Our range of holiday accommodation offers stunning views, beautifully decorated interiors and everything you need for a self-catering break away. Including a fully equipped kitchen for you to cook up a storm, your open plan living spaces for epic group get-togethers and your private decking, where you can take in the views of the quarry and mountainscape. Soak up the starry nights in your own private hot tub when you book a lodge from our Premier range.
With views overlooking the Alsop Dale, Rivendale is in the heart of the Peak District. Make the most of your holiday away in the countryside by soaking the views from your floor to ceiling windows of your lodge accommodation.
Enjoy our expertly landscaped location, including eight ponds teeming with wildlife waiting to meet you, badger setts, stunning meadows and beautiful trees and a specially designed ‘bat cave’ you visit, all in the name of conservation and protection of the local wildlife. Explore the resort at your own pace, take in the breath-taking views and truly unwind on your break away in the English countryside.
Whether you’re looking for weekend breaks in the Peak District or week-long exploring holiday of one of the most beautiful regions in the country – Rivendale is the place for you.
Our resorts in England and Wales are open. Please note, the opening times for all facilities and bistros/restaurants are subject to change throughout the 2021 season. All visitors and guests are asked to follow all government advice relating to Covid-19 whilst at our resorts.find out more here
why choose Rivendale?
Whether you’re taking a short break away from the hustle and bustle or looking for a longer holiday away, Rivendale has the perfect accommodation for you. Including our one bed lodges for a romantic getaway, our four bed lodges for a family holiday break, with stunning views and luxurious interiors. You will find the perfect self-catering accommodation to fit all your needs for your break away.
Explore the Peak District and discover the famous Tissington Trail, walk and cycle for miles, visit charming villages and towns, or completely unwind and relax in the peace and tranquility of our retreat. Venture further for thrill-seeking theme parks and farm parks, there is something for all ages to enjoy in the local area.
Create your holiday break, your way when you escape to the Peak District with Darwin Escapes.
Our stunning retreat is the ideal place to stay when embarking on your adventures in the Peak District. Go on epic cycling days, find famous walks, charming countryside villages and truly unwind with the peaceful atmosphere that being in nature brings.
Get away from it all, or find adventure - venture out to farm parks, wildlife experiences or thrill-seeking theme parks - the choice is yours! It's your holiday, your way.
Find your adventure in the Peak District, with our gorgeous Rivendale Lodge Retreat.
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