The Peak District's largest town is ideally located for you to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside and historical places of interest. Known as the 'ancient capital of the Peak', Bakewell is a charming old market town packed with character. Situated on the banks of the River Wye and with glorious Derbyshire views in every direction, this is a perfect location to rest and unwind in one of our Bakewell cottages. Home to the famous Bakewell pudding, the Rutland Arms Hotel offers fine dining, as well as one of the nation's favourite desserts. With many accessible walking and bike trails you can discover the area at your own pace.