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Address: Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1PP, England
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+44 1246 565300

Chatsworth, home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, is set in the heart...

Chatsworth, home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, is set in the heart of the Peak District in Derbyshire, on the banks of the river Derwent. Explore the historic house for fascinating stories and one of Europe's most significant art collections. In the garden, discover water features, giant sculptures and beautiful flowers set in Britain's most stunning and surprising country estate. Or come face to face with our farm animals in our working farmyard and enjoy adventurous fun in the playground. Furthermore, with holiday cottages and hotels, shops and restaurants, including Britain's best farm shop, you can really make the most of your time with us.

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Best place to visit in the UK

On my doorstep and is an excellent day out, I have attended the horse trials, just for walks, afternoon tea, country fairs, the gardens, open air plays- fabulous day, afternoon or... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On my doorstep and is an excellent day out, I have attended the horse trials, just for walks, afternoon tea, country fairs, the gardens, open air plays- fabulous day, afternoon or evening spent each time

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Abbots Bromley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

House was beautifully decorated for Christmas, with nutcracker theme, first time visiting so really enjoyed the house, also visited the play area as we took out 9 and 11 year olds, they also enjoyed the farm animals. We finished of the day with a walk in the gardens, including the maze and waterfall, the kids throughorly enjoyed this, with endless... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nipped here on the way back to Manchester from Sheffield and had a lovely couple of hours. House & garden are closed for the Winter, as well as part of the restaurant, but for £4 car parking, we felt it was worth it to wander around the estate (it's massive, so could've spent hours here), peruse the gift shop and... More 

Thank Tracey C
Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sadly the house was closed for winter but we enjoyed a drive round the roads and a photo op on the old Bridge looking towards the magnificent facade. One of the wings is covered in scaffold and sheeting but with a bit of maneuvering still managed a decent camera angle. The deer were also out and about and showed no... More 

Thank ExpatKL88
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love Christmas markets and Chatsworth has been high up on my to do list for quite a few years. Having finally ticked it off I wasn't disappointed. We pre-booked tickets the day before (mainly through last minute paranoia that I had travelled all this way and didn't want to miss out) which saved time the next day as there... More 

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Northwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited with my sister and mum at the start of the Christmas market as I wanted to revisit the house which was dressed in th nutcracker theme. I was impressed with how organised it was from the car park which, although there had been a fair bit of rain they had put down plastic matting which really helped. The... More 

Thank JosHowell
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visited early December when the Christmas Market was there. Perfect sized market with some interesting stalls as well as the normal Christmas stalls. We didnt go into the house but the grounds and the viewes around the grounds were just amazing. Wonderul photo oportunities.

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Merseyside, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been recommended by friends to go to Chatsworth House and if possible look for a hotel that did a deal with entry tickets for it. Which we did find staying in Sheffield and it wasnt that far to drive to it. Parking is extra when you arrive (I am writing this review some months after our visit in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a couple we were invited here for a meal and a trip around Chatsworth house and we were amazed at the displays around the house. The visit was very well organised and there was always staff in the house to answer any questions. The Christmas trees were amazing again all with different themes there were so many trees I... More 

Thank luluandharry
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I decided to visit Chatsworth on 30 December during Christmas school holidays with our two lively 8 year old boys! We booked online the day before and ordered a complete family ticket (the best value option at £60 or thereabouts) which would admit 2 adults and up to 3 children to the house, the farmyard and the... More 

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