The peaceful city of Derby has plenty to offer any last minute holiday maker. A city rich with history and culture but with easy access to the great outdoors, Derby has something for everyone. Within the city there are theatres, museums and galleries for all tastes offering excellent shows and insightful exhibitions. The Cathedral here is also exceptional, and certainly worth a visit. However if shopping is more your cup of tea there is plenty of choice from markets to the intu Derby.
For shopping in Derby there are a couple of markets to choose from that sell wonderful produce and a variety of other wares. Cathedral Quarter is also a lovely place to spend an afternoon, with many independent shops and charming cafes to discover. There are a whole host of city tours to take part in and get to know this city even better; from a Ghost Walk to learning all about real ale. If you want to walk further afield Derby is surrounded by amazing countryside. With easy access to the Peak District National Park beautiful landscapes and rambling walks are never far away. No matter what brings you to this diverse city, Last Minute Cottages has the perfect last minute cottage for your break.