Make memories at Chatsworth
For couples looking for a romantic day out in which to make special memories, Chatsworth is an ideal destination.
Located in Derbyshire, in the Peak District, Chatsworth is steeped in more than 450 years of history. Home to the Cavendish family since 1549, the estate includes a historic house, 105-acre garden, working farmyard, and more than 1882 acres of parkland offering romantic woodland and riverside walks.
Take a tour of Chatsworth House
Chatsworth was chosen as the home of one of literature's most romantic heroes, Mr. Darcy, in the film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, with Matthew Macfadyen and Keira Knightley. Follow in their footsteps, with a tour of Chatsworth House.
Enjoy a walk in Chatsworth Garden
Stretching to 105-acres and the result of more than 450 years of love and labour, Chatsworth Garden offers a wide range of romantic walks taking in a rose garden, maze, arboretum, and numerous water features, including the historic Cascade and Emperor Fountain.
Admire far reaching views
Stand Wood is a medieval woodland on the hill behind Chatsworth House. Free-to-access, it's home to many different varieties of wildlife as well as majestic trees that date back to the 16th century. A choice of walks will take in some of the estate's historic monuments, including the Hunting Tower, Paxton's Viaduct, and Swiss Cottage.
A table for two
Chatsworth, and it's wider estate, offers a wealth of dining options perfect for every occasion, and season. You can book a champagne afternoon tea, enjoy fine dining in the Cavendish, tuck into coffee and cake in a cosy corner of the Carriage House, or stock up on local produce for a summer picnic.
Pick a perfect gift
If you're looking to treat your loved one to something special, head to one of our retail gift shops in the garden, the stables, or at Chatsworth Kitchen. Offering a wide range of products, from jewellery and clothing to homewares, books, and food and drink gifts, you're sure to find something to suit. Many of the products are from local makers and suppliers too.
Make a stay of it
Turn a trip to Chatsworth into a romantic break in the Peak District. There is a wide choice of accommodation options to choose from across the Chatsworth Estate, from luxury hotels and converted barns to cosy country inns. With so much to see and do in Derbyshire, why limit your time together to just one day.
Enjoy a romantic day out at Chatsworth, for free
Chatsworth's Stand Wood and picturesque parkland are free-to-access all year around. Parking charges apply, however, you can travel into the park by bus or walk in along a footpath from one of the neighbouring villages (please park considerately). Don't forget to pack a picnic and picnic blanket.