Things To Do on a rainy day near Wheeldon Trees Farm

There’s so much to do in the local area if the weather is a little more rainy than you would like…


Haddon Hall

Dating from the 12th Century to the early 17th Century and probably the finest example of a fortified medieval manor house, Haddon Hall was restored in the 1920s, by the 9th Duke and Duchess of Rutland. As featured in many period films and TV dramas, Haddon provides a unique view of early English life and history.  

Click on an image to check out the Tripadvisor review…

Brierlow Bar Bookstore

A veritable cornucopia – thousands of books and much more besides…

A great way to discover new interests – or re-discover old ones !

Buxton Swimming & Fitness Centre

Swim, gym – or fancy a sports massage ?

Little Rascals

Dedicated indoor play areas for babies, toddlers and juniors 0-10 years – plus a tasty cafe…

Masson Mills Shopping Village

Five floors of… just about everything you could wish to browse and buy…

… and there’s a working textile museum.

All housed in a World Heritage Mill built by Sir Richard Arkwright…

Chatsworth House Farm Shop

Rated one of the best in England – stock up on some fantastic produce and come back to your cottage to cook up a feast…

The Spa at Losehill House

A great chill-out – and a fabulous restaurant as well