11 Derbyshire lodge holiday lets with hot tubs

Are you dreaming of relaxing in a hot tub surrounded by countryside views to soothe away your troubles? Then look no further than the Peak District and its surrounding areas for a hot tub getaway that’s not too far from home.

Whether it is a romantic mini-break, a family adventure, pet-friendly stay or a catch-up with your friends, there are luxury lodges in the area that are perfect for a relaxing staycation. What could be better than coming back from a beautiful walk in the Peaks and soaking your aching legs in a lovely warm bubbly hot tub?

If you’re looking for a quick get-away that won’t break the bank, take a look at our list below of some of the lodges with hot tubs available in and around the Derbyshire Peak District for inspiration. It’s one for those who like the outdoors with a little extra luxury.

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Swinney Wood Log Cabins

Swinney Wood Log Cabins offer four luxury log cabins equipped with private hot tubs sitting above the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site. Each cabin is two-storeys high and is fitted with a sauna, hot tub and log burner. The adult-only site is close to many local attractions, so you can spend the day exploring places such as Alport Heights, Calke Abbey and the Black Rocks just to name a few.

Location: Swinney Wood Log Cabins, Crich Lane, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2JH

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: No

Child friendly: No

Sample Review from Google: “Stunning log cabin in lovely location on the edge of the Peak District. The owners have thought of absolutely everything to make your stay unforgettable.”

Mayfield Snuggery

Positioned in the tranquil countryside, Mayfield Snuggery has five handcrafted lodges which boast their own hot tub and sauna. Guests can enjoy views across the fields while bathing in a hot tub under twinkling lights, an experience offered in four of the lodges. The site is within reach of attractions such as Dovedale, Carsington Water, and is a 15-minute drive from Alton Towers.

Location: Mayfield Snuggery, Slack Lane, Mayfield, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 2JX

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: No

Child friendly: Only infants under the age of two

Sample review from Facebook: “We had a lovely four-night break and we didn’t want to leave. Everything is completely spotless, every detail thought of. The hot tub in the evening under the lights is so lovely and relaxing.”

Peak View Shepherd Huts

These bespoke luxury huts lie on the edge of the Peak District National Park and are perfect for a getaway. Each hut has a wood-fired Eco Hot Tub, wood burner and a walk-in shower. The Shepherd Huts are only one mile from the town of Glossop, and are situated close to Buxton, Edale and Castleton. Only one of their huts is pet friendly, however there are many walking trails nearby including the historic Pennine Way and the Longendale Trail, perfect for dog walking.

Location: Peak View Shepherd Huts, Woodhead Road, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7QE

Minimum nights: Two

Pet Friendly: Small pets allowed in Wooley’s Hut only

Child friendly: No

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “The bed was incredibly comfy, and we both slept very well. The hot tub was perfect, easy to use and privately set.”

Landal Sandybrook Holiday Lodges

Landal Sandybrook Holiday Park offers self-catering lodges that can sleep between two to eight people. Selected lodges offer hot tubs on a private veranda and there are also pet friendly options available – the Willow Spa lodge even includes a ‘doggy utility’ area complete with a shower. Landal Sandybrook is located one mile from the market town of Ashbourne in the southern region of the Peak District. Tourist attractions close by include the Tissington Trail, Dovedale, Chatsworth House and Alton Towers.

Location: Buxton Road, Ashbourne DE6 2AQ

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “The rooms are very nice, the forest is amazing, and all the facilities are great! It is also suitable for younger children as there are many activities that they can do. Overall, very good!”

Hoe Grange Holidays

Hoe Grange Holidays has four log cabins and two of them include a hot tub. The lodges can sleep four to six people and there are also pet-friendly options. For anyone looking to staycation sustainably, their eco-friendly log cabins are heated by renewable technologies, including ground source heat pumps and solar and wind power. Also, in line with their eco-friendly ethos, they only fill the hot tubs on request. The site is a stone’s throw away from the picturesque town of Matlock, as well as Matlock Bath and Carsington Water. All four cabins are wheelchair accessible and have won Gold Awards by Visit England for accessibility.

Location: Hoe Grange, Brassington, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4HP

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “Everything you could need (and more) was provided – including a set of blankets, bowls and towels for our dogs. The scenery is lovely and lots of good walks in the area. The hot tub and outside space were fabulous.”

Longnor Wood Holiday Park

Located just south of Buxton, Longnor Wood Holiday Park is near to the Peak District with walking trails and cycle routes. The adult-only park offers holiday lodges with sheltered hot tubs, sun decks and pet friendly options. They are also equipped with central heating and double-glazed windows so you can cosy up when the weather doesn’t permit. The park also has many on-site facilities to make use of while you’re not exploring the Peak District, including a putting green, badminton courts, as well as an onsite convenience shop.

Location: Longnor Wood Holiday Park, Longnor, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0NG

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: No

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “We had a lodge with a hot tub, the accommodation was excellent, enough space for the two of us and spotlessly clean.”

Hazelhurst Lodges



Hazelhurst Lodges make the perfect get-away at any time of the year

Hazelhurst Lodges by Hoseasons has three contemporary lodges with hot tubs that are in a countryside location near the village of Ashover in Derbyshire. The lodges can sleep between two to six people, and come complete with an outdoor hot tub, flat-screen TV and BBQ. While you’re not relaxing in the hot tub, you can explore local attractions such as the famous Ashover Rock, Chesterfield and Chatsworth House. It is also close to many cycling and walking routes within the Peak District.

Location: Hazelhurst Lodges, Chesterfield S45 0LH

Minimum nights: Two

Pet friendly: No

Child friendly: Yes

Sample Review from Hoseseasons website: “This lodge was so luxurious, it was fully equipped, immaculate and everything had been thought of. We wouldn’t hesitate to stay here again.”

Landal Darwin Forest

Landal Darwin Forest offers a selection on lodges with hot tubs on a private veranda. The exclusive ‘Spa’ lodges also include a sauna, spa bath, king size double bed, a flat screen TV and other amenities. There are pet-friendly lodges available as well as many family-friendly lodges. The site is situated near walking and cycling routes in the Peak District, and there are also on site facilities such as a pool, spa, gym and a play centre for the little ones.

Location : Darwin Forest, Two Dales, Matlock, DE4 5PL

Minimum nights: Three

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “Visited with friends for a relaxing weekend… we loved every minute of it. Lodge (83) was perfect, high standard with a fabulous hot tub.”

Arraslea Cabins

Located close to the market town of Wirksworth, Arraslea Cabins have four handcrafted self-catering log cabins perfect for a Peak District holiday. Three of the cabins come equipped with a hot tub, and the fourth has an outdoor copper bath for you to bathe in. The cabins can accommodate two to four guests, and all have free on-site parking. Local attractions include Crich Tramway Village, Heights of Abraham, and Black Rocks.

Location: Arraslea Cabins, Higg Lane, Alderwasley, Belper, Derbyshire, DE562RB

Minimum nights: Two

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from Airbnb: “Beautiful cabin in a lovely location – very quiet which was just what we wanted for a relaxed break! The hot tub was great and was ready for us on arrival. Had everything we needed in the cabin, even nice little touches. We hope to be back one day!”

Rivendale Lodge Retreat

Rivendale Lodge Retreat offers a variety of lodges with hot tubs that are also pet friendly. The lodges have open-plan living spaces, fully equipped kitchens and private decking with views of the mountains and the rolling Derbyshire countryside. The landscaped location includes eight ponds, meadows, badger setts and even a specially designed bat cave. There is also an on-site bar and bistro for you to sit back and relax in at the end of the day.

Location: Buxton Rd, Alsop en le Dale, Ashbourne DE6 1QU

Minimum nights: Two

Pet friendly: Yes

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from TripAdvisor: “As expected it was a lovely relaxing stay in great surroundings. The hot tub under the starry sky was beautiful, incredibly relaxing after a day exploring.”

Charlesworth Lodges

Charlesworth Lodges by Hoseasons are located on a hillside in Glossop, near the edge of the Peak District National Park. Five lodges have their own private hot tub, as well as a veranda with garden furniture. The lodges can sleep up to four people and come with king size double beds and flat screen TVs. The lodges have views over Coombes Rocks and are located close to many quaint villages such as Charlesworth with pubs and shops.

Location: Charlesworth Lodges 5 Boggard Lane, Glossop SK13 5HL

Minimum nights: Two

Pet friendly: No

Child friendly: Yes

Sample review from Hoseasons website: “The lodge was great, very clean and the design and layout was fantastic. You’re in your own little world, the location is lovely and quiet, if you’re looking to escape from day-to-day life it’s great.”