Stunning Group Accommodation and Wedding Venue

Peak District Holiday Barn is a very special place! Whether you’re looking for stylish group accommodation for up to 24 people or a stunning wedding venue for up to 100 guests, Peak District Holiday Barn has it all………and more! Situated in the picturesque hamlet of Wardlow Mires in the centre of the Peak District National Park, Peak District Holiday Barn not only offers amazing accommodation and the most idyllic rustic wedding venue, but it also has a fantastic games room too. This contemporary room includes a bar area, pool table, sofas, pizza oven and more, and leads out onto an undercover seated terraced area with wood-fired hot tub! There are also beautiful spacious lawns, all surrounded by the most breath-taking countryside – the perfect back drop for those all-important wedding photos!

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Beautiful Barn, Sleeping 24 People

Peak District Holiday Barn has been renovated to the highest standard, sleeping up to 24 people in seven modern bedrooms.

The living accommodation and social spaces are perfect for group gatherings! The gorgeous open plan lounge has original timber beams and a stone fireplace with multi-fuel stove. It has seating for up to 24 people, so there’s plenty of room for everyone to socialise and gather around the large TV.

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French doors lead through to a fabulous kitchen dining area, with large farmhouse tables and a breakfast bar, again, making this another great socialising space and ideal for those wishing to use outside caterers. 

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Or, maybe you all want to muck in and rustle up your own meals in the huge kitchen?! With two ovens, two sinks and a large gas hob, there’s plenty of space for everyone to help out. You’ll also find a tall commercial fridge (for the essential foods and beverages!) an under-counter freezer, dishwasher, microwave and all the pots and pans you could need. (Two highchairs are also available if required.)

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There’s also a handy utility room with washing machine and drying space, and room for walking boots after a day exploring this wonderful area.

With seven beautifully decorated bedrooms, there is plenty of space for all guests. 

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  • 1 King-sized room
  • 1 Super king-sized room with adult bunks
  • 1 Double room
  • 2 Bunk rooms, each sleeping 6
  • 1 Beautiful four poster room
  • 1 Double room
  • A cot is also available on request.

To accompany the bedrooms, there are also enough bathrooms to go around too:

  • 1 room with bath, shower and WC
  • 1 shower room with WC
  • 1 shower room with 3 walk in showers, all with privacy dividers
  • 2 separate WCs

Awesome Games Room and Outdoor Space

Just across from Peak District Holiday Barn is an awesome games room. It’s stylish, it’s spacious, and it has literally everything you could wish for to keep adults and the younger ones entertained! Firstly, there’s a cool bar area with worktops and a sink, so you don’t have to keep nipping back into the main barn to top up your glass. There are also squidgy sofas for chilling, a pool table, table tennis table, darts board, and even an indoor pizza oven! Outside there’s a BBQ too.

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French doors open out on to the covered outdoor terrace with more seating and a large wood-fired hot tub which is available to hire on request. There are also well-kept lawned areas, so there’s oodles of room for the children to play and for adults to socialise.

There is also parking for 12-18 cars.

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Mires Cottage

Should you require a little extra space, Mires Cottage is a delightful one bedroomed cottage. This immaculate pigsty (yes, there is such a thing!) sleeps 2 people all on one level, with its own sunny terrace right next to Peak District Holiday Barn, so guests will feel part of the main party.

Inside you’ll find a lovely open plan lounge/kitchen with sofa, multi-fuel stove, TV and dining table. The kitchen area is well equipped with electric oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, Nespresso machine and Aeroccinoso, everything you could possibly need.

There is a king-sized bedroom with bathroom which has both a bath, walk in shower, and WC.


The accommodation at Peak District Holiday Barn is great, but as a wedding venue, having exclusivity of the whole site, is simply out of this world!

Peak District Holiday Barn’s wedding barn can accommodate up to 100 guests for a 1, 2, 3 day wedding venue, (or more if required). It’s beautifully styled with festoon lighting and romantic, fairy-tale drapes, creating an elegant backdrop for you to add your own theme and décor, meaning you can have your special day, just as you dreamt it!  With oak tables and brand-new oak crossed backed chairs, the dining experience will be incredibly elegant, with a lovely rustic charm.

And if you would like your four-legged friend to be part of your special day – the are more than welcome too!

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Credit – Mark Tierney Photography

Peak District Holiday Barn provide this wonderful space for you to do with as you choose and cater for as you wish. This means that you aren’t restricted in any way – you’re free to organise any outside caterers and bar providers, or simply bring in your own food and drinks – it’s all completely up to you! However, whatever you decide, the lovely owners of Peak District Holiday Barn of course can’t wait to help ensure you have a perfect day!

There’s both lots of indoor and outdoor space, so you are free to hold your informal wedding ceremony with a Celebrant or chosen friend, indoors or outdoors in the sunshine – it’s your choice. Afterwards you can enjoy a formal sit-down meal, or perhaps have a more informal BBQ? Bring your own band or DJ to make the evening celebrations just as special, with the party being able to spill over to the undercover terraced area and games room – all of which will be exclusively yours.

Where will the guests sleep? Well, as part of the wedding package, you will have full use of Peak District Holiday Barn, so that means there’s room for 24 of you in the main barn, and 2 more (if required) in Mires Cottage. Of course, there are lots of other fabulous holiday lets nearby for other guests, as well as a great campsite for those who enjoy a little camping!


The location of Peak District Holiday Barn is just idyllic! With pretty meadows nearby and breath-taking countryside all around, it makes for the most romantic wedding photographs, creating memories that the guests will be talking about for years.

Peak District Holiday Barn is situated in the small hamlet of Wardlow Mires right in the centre of the Peak District National Park. If you’re choosing to visit as a group of holiday makers or as a wedding party, there so many beautiful places for you to explore during your stay. From the door, you can enjoy strolls through the pretty limestone gorge of Cressbrook Dale, via Peter’s Stone, an unusual limestone dome, and on to Miller’s Dale and Tideswell Dale, with a stunning display of wild flowers. The village of Tideswell itself, just 3 miles away, is a traditional Peak District Village with country pubs serving food, a fabulous restaurant (with rooms for extra guests), a chip shop and a handful of independent shops. Even closer, in one direction is the delightful village of Litton, with a village green, a village shop run by the locals and another wonderful pub serving food. In the other direction you have Foolow with a village pond and, guess what….?! Yes, another fabulous village pub serving delicious food!

With easy access from the A623, there are many more fabulous places within easy reach. In just 10 minutes you can be hiring bikes in Hassop to enjoy a traffic-free cycle along the Monsal Trail or shopping in the bustling market town of Bakewell, with an array of independent shops and eateries. In 15 minutes, you can be exploring the magnificent stately home and grounds of Chatsworth House, or searching for the highland cattle on Baslow Edge.

With amazing accommodation and fabulous facilities in stunning grounds, all set within breath-taking surroundings, whether you’re looking to stay as a wedding party or as a group of holiday makers, when asked ‘Do you recommend Peak District Holiday Barn to others?’, you’ll be sure to say ‘’I do!’’

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Credit – Mark Tierney Photography

Contact Peak District Holiday Barn

For more information, please contact Peak District Holiday Barn who will be happy to help.