Oldfields Farm offers a 4 star gold self-catering cottage for two people and up to two dogs just outside Ashbourne and the Peak District. The cottage has its own private enclosed garden, a gym and games room on site, shire horses in the fields, great walks from the door and is close to attractions like Alton Towers, the Tissington Trail, Carsington Water and the famous Dovedale steps.
We are also close to many Wedding Venues like Osmaston Park and Shottle Hall. We can offer space for Bridal preparations with beautiful photo opportunities and a romantic cottage that is perfect for wedding nights and minimoons.
Handel’s Mews is a cute and bijou converted mews containing a king-sized bedroom with canopied tester bed, designer marble shower room, large beamed fully-fitted kitchen with breakfast bar, cooker, microwave, toaster, Dolce Gusto coffee maker, washing machine, fridge with icebox, and a lofty open plan lounge containing a magnificent fire surround made from 2,500 year old wood. Perfect for those romantic weekends away with someone special.
Outside the cottage, with views across the orchard towards the bridle path, is a private enclosed garden complete with a covered and heated seating area. There is also a double brick built BBQ that you’re welcome to use. Whilst sitting in the garden you may be lucky enough to spot rabbits, pheasants, house martins, birds of prey and the shire horses that live in our fields.
At Oldfields Farm we love pets! We are located at the foot of the Peak District making it the perfect place for adventurous dog walks.
As Handel’s Muse is a bijou cottage it can comfortably accommodate two dog for an additional charge of £10 per dog per week. This extra charge allows us to provide you with a special welcome pack, including treats by Marge & Mabel’s Handmade Dog Treats, as well as to pay for additional cleaning required. Please let us know when booking if your V.I.Pet has any dietary requirements so we can personalise their welcome pack.
We can organise a wide variety of extras for you to make your stay extra special such as massages and beauty treatments in the cottage, gin tastings, local chocolates, bouquets of flowers and celebration cakes. If there is something different you would like, we are happy to try to help you.
The most important day of your life deserves the perfect setting. Celebrate your marriage at Dunchurch Park Hotel and an idyllic and romantic setting awaits you and your guests.
Dunchurch Park is a Grade II listed Manor House located in the village of Dunchurch. Our 72 acres of landscaped gardens and grounds, including lake and fountain are the perfect backdrop for your photographs. We have a variety of rooms licensed for civil ceremonies and civil partnership ceremonies.
The hotel can accommodate up to 350 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 500 guests for your evening reception.
"The room looked great, the food was fantastic and all of those who served us on the day were helpful and courteous ... it could not have been better, which is important when you only get one go at it!!!"
Planning the most important day of your life can be somewhat daunting. That is why at Dunchurch Park we offer a complete package to give you peace of mind.
We offer a wide range of menus and drinks options to help you remain within your budget and a number of inclusive packages with photography, transport and toastmaster.
All Dunchurch Park Weddings include:
Master of Ceremonies
Cake stand and knife
Ivory linen, napkins and tablecloths
Full use of our gardens (not exclusively)
Accommodation for the Bride and Groom on their wedding night