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Explore the Peak District’s picturesque towns and villages

The Peak District is famous for its spectacular scenery and array of outdoor activities but it also lays claim to some of the most picturesque towns and villages in...

Places to stay near Alton Towers

Alton Towers is the UK’s most popular theme park, with something for all the family. In the latest in our series of holiday guides, we take a look at...

Explore Chatsworth House

Here at Ashbourne Heights, we’re blessed with a fantastic location in the Peak District, surrounded by beautiful countryside and idyllic destinations. But, away from the rolling hills and picturesque...

Bridge Leisure hit a hattrick as one of the 100 Best companies to work for in the UK!

Holiday park owner, Bridge Leisure Parks has once again been named as one of the UKs best companies to work for and has been recognised as having outstanding levels...

Discover the Peak District in May & June

May and June are great times for a break away at Ashbourne Heights. Our Peak District holiday park is ideal for breaks in this stunning region. Visit charming towns...

Easter holidays in Derbyshire at Ashbourne Heights

Easter. It’s all about the chocolate, right? Just how many Easter eggs can you (or your kids) eat in one day without rotting your teeth? Actually, there is more...

Come glamping at Ashbourne Heights!

For many of us our first memories of a family holiday would be a camping trip away with our parents. For younger ones, the excitement that camping brings is...

Let’s visit… Buxton

We’re fortunate to be surrounded by charming villages and picturesque towns. One of the most notable of these is the spa town of Buxton, which is just 18 miles...

2019 Holidays in the Peak District

Book your 2019 holiday today at Ashbourne Heights and enjoy a country escape in the picturesque Peak District… There’s something about that excited feeling you get when you’ve just...

Halloween events in the Peak District

There’ll be some ghoulish goings on across the region… and plenty for your little monsters to enjoy this Halloween! If you are you planning to stay with us over...

We’ve been nominated for a British Travel Award

We’ve been shortlisted in the British Travel Awards as the UK’s best holiday park operator. The British Travel Awards are voted for by holidaymakers, so we need YOUR help!

Great value winter breaks in the Peak District

Get away from it all this winter with a relaxing break in the Peak District at Ashbourne Heights. Snuggle up and enjoy a cosy winter escape in our luxury...

Peak District food tips from Sauced Here

Ashbourne Heights has teamed up with Sauced Here to create delicious Peak District food packs for our guests. We asked Sauced Here founder and Chief Countryside and Proper Food...

10 tips for taking better pictures on your phone

With these smartphone photography tips from sharpshooter Elaine Taylor (@sunflowerof21) you can take better holiday photos with the tiny camera in your pocket.

Peak District beginners guide

Ashbourne, which sits on the southern edge of one of the UK’s most popular national parks, is known as the Gateway to the Peak District. Here’s everything you need...

The Tissington Trail In 7 Steps

If you are holidaying at Ashbourne Heights, it is likely you’ll find yourself walking or cycling along the Tissington Trail, which runs straight past the park. Here’s a quick...

May breaks in the Peak District

May is a fantastic time of year to visit the Peak District, with so much to see and do. Enjoy walks in enchanted woodlands, hikes on the hills or...