Open All Year Round

Fabulous Farm Shop, Cafe, & Campsite

In the very heart of the Peak District National Park, between Bakewell and Buxton, you’ll find Beltonville Farm with a wonderful farm shop, fabulous café and a traditional campsite, nestled amidst the breathtaking scenery of Millers Dale, just off The Monsal Trail, welcoming both campers and passing visitors. Your furry companion is always welcome too, making Beltonville Farm the ideal camping destination and pit stop for the whole family.

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Unwind on spacious grass pitches at Beltonville Farm, perfect for tents and campervans, choose the charming Shepherd’s Hut for a romantic getaway for two, or the larger bunkhouse to gather your group of up to 16. Wake to the aroma of cooked breakfasts and freshly brewed coffee at The Cow Shed Cafe, or enjoy daily specials and delicious sweet treats throughout the day. Stock up on essentials and local delights at the well-stocked farm shop, offering a wide range of fresh fruits and vegetables, prime meats, artisan cheeses, and unique local gifts. As the sun dips, unwind at The Drinking Trough Bar, open at the weekend during the summer months, where you can enjoy talented solo artists, captivating bands and lively karaoke nights, then hire one of the fire pits, chatting with friends under the stars! 

Family Friendly Campsite & Accommodations

Beltonville Farm campsite is renowned for its breathtaking views, its welcoming, friendly atmosphere, and its relaxing yet fun-filled location. Enjoy the freedom of rustic camping on grass pitches, with the luxury of well-maintained facilities including excellent, hot power showers and immaculate toilets. Pitch your tent or park your campervan and soak up those panoramic views stretching across rolling hills and lush valleys. Wake to beautiful sunrises and relax after a day exploring this wonderful area watching golden sunsets. 

Beltonville Farm is a haven for both relaxation and adventure where you can explore the surrounding countryside, with endless walks and trails leading you through this beautiful area of the Peak District National Park.  

If you fancy a break from camp cooking, Beltonville Farm’s on-site Cow Shed Cafe is the perfect answer, where you can enjoy delicious breakfasts, meals and snacks, plus, during the summer months, The Drinking Trough bar provides a lively atmosphere with drinks and occasional entertainment. Don’t worry if you’ve forgotten something, the well-stocked farm shop has all you could need, and more!

For those who prefer a little more luxury, or perhaps don’t have a tent but want to join in the fun, why not hire out Beltonville Farm’s delightful Shepherd’s Hut? It makes the most romantic retreat for two. If you have a bigger group, the fabulous Bunk Room has room for up to 16 people. 

Beltonville Farm’s Shepherd’s Hut is clean and cosy, with all essentials for a romantic weekend away.  The delightful terrace makes the most beautiful space to relax during the day, taking in those unrivalled views, and has a fire pit for toasting marshmallows under the stars at the end of the day.

The Bunk Barn is a great space with two king size bed and six bunks.  The open plan living space has a large wood burning stove, a well-equipped kitchen and plenty of seating on comfortable sofas and a large dining table. Guests can enjoy the private garden with barbecue, making it a fun glamping experience with fabulous onsite facilities.

Bedding is provided, but guests are asked to bring their own towels please.

The Cow Shed Café & Farm Shop

Whether you’re an onsite camper or a passing visitor, The Cow Shed Café at Beltonville Farm welcomes the whole family and your four-legged friends, with a great selection of delicious meals and refreshing drinks. Whether you’re seeking a hearty breakfast to kickstart your day or a satisfying lunch, The Cow Shed Cafe has something for everyone, and is renowned for its generous portions!

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Start your day with a classic English breakfast, or if you fancy something lighter, choose from breakfast baps, combinations of eggs or beans on toast, indulge in toasted teacakes, or muffins served with bacon and perfectly poached eggs. Beyond breakfast, The Cow Shed Cafe boasts a tempting selection of regular favourites and daily specials.  Enjoy a comforting beef or vegetable lasagne, a juicy burger, a bowl of flavoursome pasta of for freshly made sandwiches, and on Sundays, you can treat yourselves to a mouthwatering roast dinner with all the trimmings. The children will be happy with a fab children’s menu, including favourites such as farm sausages and chicken nuggets. Don’t forget to leave room for dessert – their homemade cakes, including flapjacks and moreish brownies, are a delightful treat and perfect for taking away on a picnic adventure. 

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Why not pre-order a Beltonville Farm legendary Ploughman’s Lunch – a feast of local cheeses, meats, homemade coleslaw, fresh breads and much more, guaranteed to satisfy even the heartiest appetites.

The Cow Shed Cafe also has a great selection of freshly brewed coffee and a variety of teas. During the summer months cool down with refreshing slush puppies, and in the colder months indulge in a luxury hot chocolate – a perfect treat!

Beltonville Farm Shop is very popular with locals and visitors to the Peak District and is obviously a huge bonus to those staying on site! Daytrippers can call in for delicious picnic treats and those staying for a few days can stock up on fresh produce to enjoy during their stay. Here you can find everything from seasonal fruit and veg, milk, butter and eggs, through to artisan cheeses and local meats, including those essential breakfast and barbecue packs. There are also other local delights such as honey and honeycomb from Calver and homemade chocolates made in Miller’s Dale itself. If you’ve forgotten your camping essentials, don’t worry. The farm shop stocks pegs, torches and even sleeping bags.

Opening Hours

  • Monday – Saturday – 9am to 5pm
  • Sundays – 9am to 4pm
  • Extended opening times on Friday & Saturday evenings in the summer months

Events and Venue Hire

By night, on Fridays and Saturdays in the summer months, or available to hire, is the fabulous Drinking Trough Bar! A magnificent spacious barn with stage, casual seating and plenty of room for a boogie! The Drinking Trough Bar comes alive with weekend entertainment from talented solo artists, captivating bands, impressive tribute acts, lively karaoke nights and even the odd festival! So, you can spend the day walking, cycling, or browsing the nearby towns and villages, then return to enjoy a drink and entertainment!  Keep your eye on Beltonville Farm’s Event Page for all upcoming events.

Both The Cow Shed Café and The Drinking Barn can both be hired for private events such as birthdays, christenings, and conferences, and the whole site can even be hired for weddings and private festivals. They’re both regular venues for local groups where buffet catering is tailored to suit your requirements.  Please contact Beltonville Farm to find out more!

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Amazing Location

Beltonville Farm is a hidden gem in Miller’s Dale surrounded by some of the prettiest walking routes in the Peak District National Park and is well worth a very short detour for a bite to eat or a refreshing drink! Starting in the popular village of Tideswell, you can enjoy a stunning, dog friendly 6 mile route through picturesque Tideswell Dale and on to Miller’s Dale along the calming waters of the River Wye, with Beltonville Farm being the perfect half way pit stop! Likewise, the Monsal Trial, a 8.5 mile traffic free cycling and walking route, runs close to Beltonville Farm on its route from Bakewell to Chee Dale, near Buxton, and again, it’s well worth the short detour.

Miller’s Dale itself is a lovely little village on the banks of the River Wye, surrounded by beautiful landscape regarded as a Site of Special Scientific Interest with natural woodland and many species of wildflowers. Miller’s Dale is also home to a fabulous village pub serving real ales and delicious home cooked food, which is just a 15 minute walk from Beltonville Farm, perfect for those looking for an evening meal or well deserved pint!

There are many other picturesque Peak District towns and villages to enjoy while visiting Beltonville Farm, such as the quaint village of Litton which is just a 30 minute stroll away, or popular nearby villages such as Ashford-in-the-Water and the historic village of Eyam.

Beltonville Farm is definitely well worth a visit, in this stunning location, surrounded by the most breath-taking countryside, with unrivalled picturesque views!

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Contact Beltonville Farm

For more information, or to book a pitch, contact Beltonville Farm who can’t wait to welcome you!