Crag Hall and its surrounding properties offer a unique remote location at the heart of the Peak District National Park and a welcoming atmosphere that is second to none. The house and its grounds are the private country retreat of The Earl & Countess of Derby and until recently has been used only by their close friends and family.
Crag Hall itself is now available by exclusive appointment sleeping up to 20 guests plus staff accommodation and is ideally suited to extended groups of friends and family coming together. With breath-taking views over some of the country’s most beautiful scenery it makes the ideal country retreat.
The Bothy is a spacious, stone terrace cottage set in a peaceful courtyard sleeping up to 12 guests. Its quirky antique furnishings and rural location make it perfect for large groups looking to escape to the country for a while.
Whether you are looking to enjoy country pursuits or the nearby towns of Macclesfield and Buxton, Crag is the perfect place to retreat to in order to relax, unwind and enjoy the great outdoors.
This impressive country house sits above the picturesque village of Wildboarclough, with breath-taking views of the Peak District National Park.
Built in 1815 and furnished in a traditional country house style, Crag Hall is the private country home of The Earl and Countess of Derby. Until recently this Crag Hall was used by only close friends and family but now has become available as by exclusive appointment.
The 11 bedroom property sleeps up to 20 guests. It is ideally suited to extended groups of friends and family coming together. For those really wanting to mark an occasion, there is the option of having a Chef cook for the group throughout your stay or for a special evening of fine dining.
Set within beautiful garden of up to 5 acres, the Hall overlooks the magnificent Shuttlingslow Hill and surrounding farmland.
Just emailing to say it’s been a fantastic 2 weeks which, has simply flown by. A truly stunning house, gardens and surroundings.Guests stayed at Crag Hall (July 2021)
The Bothy is a spacious, stone terrace cottage resting amidst the undulating countryside of the Peak District National Park.
Its quirky antique furnishings and rural location make it perfect for large groups looking to escape to the country for a while. Set on a peaceful courtyard, enter the property and on your right sits the charming, large kitchen/diner, boasting a dining table set for 12. The layout also boasts a wonderful, fully appointed kitchen with a stunning range cooker and pleasant cream-coloured units. Take your pick of homely spots to relax at The Bothy, a smaller sitting room is perfect for watching a favourite film away from the group, while the more spacious sitting room, set with an enticing woodburning stove, is just perfect for some quality time with your loved ones.
Appreciate the idyllic surroundings of The Bothy from the wonderful patio area, enjoying far-reaching views of the glorious Peak District. Head west, out of the National Park to find the stunning Cheshire market town of Macclesfield, abounding in fine pubs, eateries and things to do to make your visit a memorable one.
Alternatively, delve into the wonders of the Peak District, where as well as scenic walking and cycling paths, you will find superb spots such as the striking spa town of Buxton with its sublime architecture.
To celebrate that special occasion with your loved ones, The Bothy could be the stay for you.
The property exceeded our expectations ! It was in an amazing location and everything needed for a relaxing and comfortable stay had been thought of.Guests stayed at The Bothy June 2021