Set along the serene River Wye in the Derbyshire White Peaks (Peak District National Park), Bakewell dates back to Anglo-Saxon times. The town centre brims with traditional inns, independent galleries and shops. With a holiday cottage, you can set about exploring rustic Bakewell.
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Bakewell
Check above for our most popular filters in Bakewell and the number of rentals that have the corresponding amenity. Our data shows that internet and TVs turn out to be the most frequently offered features in Bakewell. Not as many holiday homes in Bakewell are available if you want a rental with a pool or you want a rental with a jacuzzi , as pools and hot tubs are not very popular amenities in Bakewell.
The Weather in Bakewell
Above is a climate diagram for Bakewell. July is the warmest month in Bakewell, with average daily maximum temperatures of 21°. No heat wave is expected in January, when minimum average temperatures usally hit a 2° low. The rainiest month is July, while the driest month is April.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Bakewell
Mandatory on the list is the Bakewell Pudding, a jam pastry with ground almond and egg filling, not to be confused with the Bakewell Tart. Try it at The Old Original Bakewell Pudding Shop or Bloomers of Bakewell. While here, visit the town's quaint tea-rooms and country pubs. Old Smithy Tea Room is popular with cyclists and joggers. For an exquisite meal, try the Renaissance Piedaniels Restaurant, known for its French-style cuisine with a Euro twist.
The cultural side
The 10th century All Saints Church is a Grade I-listed building and dates back to Saxon times. Today, it stands in the heart of the Peak District and often hosts choral concerts. Housed in a 16th-century yeoman's house, Old House Museum provides pertinent insights into the market town's colourful history through its artefacts.
Today the impressive 19th century Bakewell Town Hall functions as a theatre, community art centre and cinema. Bakewell is also a short trip from the attractions of Haddon Hall and Chatsworth House.
The cultural calendar
The springtime Bakewell Food Festival features wine, beer, food-sampling, roadshows, and cookery demonstrations. Unique to Bakewell is June's 'well dressing' where lovely images of petals embedded into clay are placed all over town. This is followed by the joyful and raucous Carnival in July.
August features the Bakewell Agricultural Show – one of Britain's largest covered agricultural shows, and the Bakewell Arts Festival. The biannual Peak Literary Festival attracts bookworms each spring and fall. Bakewell's traditional Monday market is a great way to soak in the townsfolk's bonhomie, and to regale in the fresh produce on offer. Come enjoy Bakewell with a holiday letting.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Bakewell?
The average nightly price for a holiday home in Bakewell is £45.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Bakewell?
There are currently 368 holiday homes in Bakewell to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Bakewell?
Travellers planning holidays to Bakewell most often look for internet, TVs, and gardens when it comes to accommodation amenities.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Bakewell?
With 368 holiday rentals available in Bakewell, you're sure to find the perfect accommodation for your visit.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Bakewell holiday home?
Yes, there are 133 holiday homes in Bakewell that allow pets, with an average price of £186 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Bakewell?
Sun lovers should visit Bakewell in July and August to enjoy the warmest weather.
Can you get discounts on holiday accommmodation in Bakewell?
You can get brilliant bargains on holiday homes in Bakewell with prices for a rental starting at just £45 - and HomeToGo has introduced plenty of filters that mean it's quick and simple to uncover some outstanding deals. If you don't have set dates for your break, search with HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to easily look for low-price timings and see discounts of as much as 54%. Additionally, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter enables you to see hidden gem holiday homes in lower-price, under-the-radar locales with good proximity to the area of your choice, whether that's sand and sea, a mountain for snowboarding, or a city's urban hub. Start your search as soon as possible to get the best of a wide range of offers and top discounts - and do so free from stress by clicking on HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter as you look for the perfect holiday home.
What are the advantages of booking a holiday letting in Bakewell with HomeToGo?
From increased privacy away from the crowds to more space for relaxing with your travel companions, holiday rentals in Bakewell have a wide range of benefits. HomeToGo surfaces real reviews written by previous guests, and searching is secure, easy, and hassle-free - so with 368 lettings from 18 providers in the vicinity, you're bound to uncover the perfect place to stay with all of the amenities you need in Bakewell.
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