Over 20,000 quality assured cottages 30+ years of experience 98% would book again Over 20,000 quality assured cottages 98% would book again 30+ years of experience
My Booking Help & Support
You can view or make payments on your booking by clicking 'My Booking'. Close and don't show this message again. x
You can view or make payments on your booking by clicking here x.
Back to Search

Post Office Cottage

Price Match Guarantee
We guarantee that our prices are the same as those featured on .
Lea, near Matlock, Derbyshire
Grade 4 Star rating
View Map Add to Shortlist
Select your date and duration:
Prices are per property not per person includes a £39 booking fee.



Available Start Date
Unavailable Days
Selected Start Date
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0345 498 6900Call us on 0345 498 6900

Why Us?

  • 1.7 million happy customers a year
  • 98% of guests would book again
  • 30 years of experience
  • Independent reviews
  • Recognised grading standards
  • Exclusive ferry travel offers

This property is part of our Cottages4you collection


In superb locations and beautiful settings. Cottages4you gives you a fantastic range of hand-picked properties with quality you can rely on.


Located near Matlock, this is an ideal base for all ages to explore this area of the Peak District.

This renovated, semi-detached, stone holiday cottage, listed by virtue of its attachment to a Grade II listed cottage, nestles in the beautiful village of Lea on the east bank of the River Derwent. The cottage has been lovingly restored to a very good standard. Full of character and charm throughout, this is a great cottage to get away from it all and enjoy true country living. Enjoy the peaceful countryside with excellent walking and cycling from the door. Within a mile of the property is the World Heritage site that houses the world’s first water-powered cotton spinning factories. Matlock Bath, 4 miles, boasts smart riverside cafés and bars. Slotted in between are more traditional pubs, restaurants, tea shops and ice cream parlours. Here visitors can experience a cable car ride up the dramatic face of The Heights of Abraham gorge, and admire the views of ‘Little Switzerland’ as Byron once described this area. Shop ¾ mile, pub serving food and restaurant 200 yards.

Ground floor: Living room with beams and wooden floor. 3 steps to dining room with beams and wooden floor. 3 steps to kitchen. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double with beams, 1 twin, both with sloping ceilings. Bathroom with bath, shower and toilet with sloping ceiling.

Open fire in living room (initial fuel included). Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Freeview TV. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Welcome pack. No smoking. Please note: Couples and family bookings only. There are 2 steps to the garden.

Show amenities 


  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
    Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Open Fire
    Open Fire
  • Romantic Getaways
    Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Pets – not allowed
    Pets – not allowed
  • Heritage Collection
    Heritage Collection
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 07/05/2018
    Very,very good.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 06/11/2017
    brilliant thanks

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 20/10/2017
    This was our second week at Post Office Cottage and again we found it very comfortable and well equipped. We liked the welcome flowers and chocolates. The pub down the road serves good meals and beer.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 01/09/2017
    We have stayed in over 15 cottages in the Peak district and this was by far the best, the kids loved the park just over the road and the owners personal touches were extremely thoughtful, loved the place and the only cottage were we may go again.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 14/07/2017
    A very relaxing holiday in peaceful and lovely surroundings. Lots of places of interest within just a few miles of the area.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 11/06/2017
    Lovely get away- a little bolt hole right in the heart of the countryside. Immaculate and cosy, superb owners.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/06/2017
    A lovely cottage well equipped and clean, with a tailored welcome pack. A pretty, peaceful setting to relax in.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 29/05/2017
    classy cottage in a lovely village, convenient for Matlock. Mind your head if you're tall!

View All Guest Reviews

9.4 out of 10 – based on 18 reviews collected by Reevoo
You can use a postcode, location or attractions to calculate your drive time.

Local Area

Content to be added.

Subscribe to our latest deals & offers

Book with confidence. We are a member of ABTA. Read full details of our ABTA membership and where financial protection might apply to your booking.