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Welcome to Darwin Forest Country Park

One of the UK's top holiday parks, Darwin Forest Country Park is set in the heart of the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District and provides luxury self-catering holiday accommodation, perfect for visiting scenic countryside, stately homes including Chatsworth House, picturesque villages, theme parks and a wide range of local attractions.

Darwin Forest is perfect for...

Romantic Breaks
Family Togetherness
Pet Friendly Lodges

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Our Spa Lodges provide the ultimate way to wind down and relax

Why not sink into the relaxing bubbles of your own outdoor hot-tub, the ultimate way to wind down whilst on holiday. Relax and unwind in the hot water bubbles and let the powerful jets massage away your stress. Hot-tubs are discreetly positioned on the deck outside your lodge for your exclusive use...

More about our Spa Lodges

5-Star Darwin Forest Country Park is set in 47 acres of mixed woodland between Matlock and Bakewell – right in the heart of the Derbyshire Peak District. Having won a VisitEngland Award for Excellence in 2012, Darwin Forest is one of the top three holiday parks in the country.

With a wide range of superb facilities to help you and your family experience a great holiday with the freedom to do as much or as little as you like… at Darwin Forest you set the pace. Here we have created for you the perfect setting to relax, enjoy your holiday and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

See what our guests think about us on Trip Advisor

This Certificate of Excellence is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor – the world's largest travel site.

  • 422 Independent Reviews
  • Certificate of Excellence 2014


3 November 2014

Just returned from a 4 day break with my family and we thoroughly enjoyed our time. Read Full Review

J Ducker

Absolutely wonderful stay! Very relaxing!”

30 October 2014

I travelled with my Mother, Step-Father, Brother, his girlfriend and my girlfriend and stayed in a 6-berth Haddon Classic... Read Full Review

James A

Great first lodge experience - will be back!

23 October 2014

From the moment we checked in (with some friendly local information from the reception staff) to the moment we checked out... Read Full Review


Romantic break

9 October 2014

Just returned from a 4 night break at darwin forest ... Stayed in a spa lodge had everything we needed and more.. Facilities... Read Full Review

Christine L