Location

The glamping site is situated in open countryside 3 miles from the pretty village of Ashover,  near to the Peak District towns of Matlock and Bakewell, and within easy travelling to a range of local heritage and visitor attractions! 

Here is a selection of towns and villages where you can stop for a quick bite to eat, or refuel after a nice long walk:

  • Ashover - 3 Miles
  • Bakewell - 8 miles
  • Buxton - 13 Miles
  • Chesterfield - 4 Miles
  • Matlock - 5 Miles
  • Matlock Bath - 6 Miles
  • Ashbourne - 16 Miles
  • Peak Shopping Village Rowsley - 5.3 Miles
  • Barrow Hill Round House 9.6 Miles
  • Masson Mills - Arkwright Mill - 6.5 Miles
  • Stainsby Mill - 9.5 Miles
  • Cauldwells Mill - 5.5 Miles
  • Oldest Industrail Chimney - 0.5 miles
  • World War 2 Plane Crash Site - 0.3 Mles
  • Cresswell Crags - 19 Miles

Local Walks

Ernests Retreat is situated 4 miles west of Chesterfield on the edge of the Peak District. We have an enviable location great for walkers and sightseers!

Straight out of the glamping site there is a great range of local footpath walks including direct access to the Chesterfield Round Walk, information on local walks can be found on the direct link below from Ashover Parish Council.

 Ashover Parish Council - Local Walks

Further afield but within easy distance are many more trails suitable for walking and cycling:

  • Five Pitts Trail - 3.5 Miles
  • Monsall Trail & Cycle Hire -  9 Miles
  • High Peak Trail - 10 Miles
  • Tissington Trail - 19 Miles
  • Carsington Reservoir - 14 Miles
  • Linacre Reservoir - 4 Miles
  • Chesterfield Round Walk - 0.5 Miles
  • Cromford Canal - 6.5 Miles

 

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