From M1 Leave at junction 29, taking the A617 to Chesterfield, then follow signs for the A632 towards Matlock. Continue along the A632 for about 3 miles before taking a right-hand turn onto the B5057 towards Darley Dale (Darwin Forest is signed here too). After a further 2 miles, Darwin Forest is found on the right-hand side.
From Matlock Take A6 north, then B5057 through Two Dales village, up through two very sharp bends, onto the top of the moor. Just after the first minor crossroads, Darwin Forest is found on the left-hand side.
Other Facilities Gymnasium
Spa, steam and sauna
Indoor play centre
DVD rental service
Special Offers Last few remaining lodges now reduced for last-minute autumn breaks (excluding half term), see our late availability page for up to date details.
Selected as one of the top three holiday parks in VisitEngland awards 2012.
Darwin Forest is set in 47 acres of stunning, tranquil woodland at the heart of the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District. Our commitment to the spirit of relaxation has created the perfect setting for your holiday break, with the freedom to do as much or as little as you like...!
By following a policy of environmental management and conservation, Darwin Forest has won the coveted David Bellamy Gold Conservation Award for the last 15 years.
Our self-catering lodges on this 5-star Holiday Park in Derbyshire's glorious Peak District provide a comfortable base from which to explore the surrounding countryside and attractions.
These details were last updated on Thursday 2nd October 2014