Agricola House, an award-winning self-catering holiday house in Wirksworth

Agricola House is a pet-friendly, award-winning luxury self-catering holiday accommodation in Wirksworth on the edge of the Peak District for up to 14 guests in 7 bedrooms with 5 bathrooms, all within walking distance of Wirksworth, one of the oldest towns on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Ideal for large family groups, a house party full of friends, self-guided cycling holidays or corporate events and team-building bookings.


Now also available to book is our newly renovated dog-friendly property, Ridgeway suitable for up to 5 guests on the edge of the Peak District. A truly tranquil retreat with stunning panoramic views for a very special Derbyshire short break.

Agricola House is an ideal self-catering holiday home for the Peak District

Discover the ultimate retreat for your next holiday. Our exceptional accommodation at Agricola House offers everything you need for a memorable Derbyshire stay.

Gather in our spacious and well-equipped open-plan kitchen diner. Whether you’re enjoying a lively party or simply spending quality time with loved ones, this area provides ample space for socializing and creating lasting memories, be it catering for yourself or relaxing as someone else does the cooking. Unwind in our soundproofed cinema room, complete with a surround sound system and a games console. Lose yourself in your favourite movies or engage in a thrilling gaming session. For relaxation and rejuvenation, our wellness sauna awaits with soothing benefits of aromatherapy oils.

Stay connected effortlessly with excellent WiFi and a reliable mobile signal. Agricola House has ample space for up to 10 cars. We welcome up to 2 well-behaved dogs by prior arrangement – please ask before booking.

Experience a truly remarkable stay by booking Agricola House today. Our accommodation offers comfort, entertainment, and convenience in one package, making it the perfect choice for your next Peak District break.

The house has two wings, which sleep up to 14 guests with a range of options for the bedrooms.

The Left Wing - 4 bedrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • Bedroom 1 - super king or 2 singles ​
  • Bedroom 2 - double bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 single beds
  • Bedroom 4 - double bed
  • Wellness sauna

Main Living Areas

  • Large kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room (Left Wing)
  • Cinema room (Left Wing)
  • Sauna (Left Wing)
  • Front garden, lawned with roses and raised beds
  • Private courtyard with parking, BBQ, outside seating, plus long table with benches

The Right Wing - 3 bedrooms

  • 3 bathrooms
  • Bedroom 5 - super king or 2 singles
  • Bedroom 6 - super king or 2 singles
  • Bedroom 7 - large king with ensuite

Winner of Small Business Sunday

Agricola House was selected as a winner of Small Business Sunday, (shortened to the hashtag #SBS on Twitter) which was created by Theo Paphitis in October 2010. Theo is best known for appearing on Dragons Den on BBC Two. Theo says, “I admire people who have passion and energy”. Owners, Rachel and Mark are to be featured in Derbyshire Life.

Winner of Small Business Sunday

Large Group Self-Catering holiday house in Wirksworth, in the Peak District

Bedroom in Self-catering Holiday house in the Peak District

Self-Catering for Friends and Family Holidays

Agricola is a wonderful venue for a large house party, fill it with friends, celebrate a special family birthday or get the girls together for a hen party with a difference!
Cyclists on self-guided holidays cycling holiday

Self-Catering for Cyclists Holidays

Agricola is an ideal base for Cycling holidays in the Peak District, with excellent cycle routes from the door of the house, and covered bicycle storage.
Table laid for Corporate Team Events

Self-Catering for Corporate Team Events

Book Agricola for your corporate team events, with a large dining/ meeting space and break-away rooms. We have great WiFi and mobile signal. Ideal for team building with a wide range of activities in the local area.

Wirksworth, Derbyshire

Agricola house is in the conservation area of the small market town of Wirksworth at the edge the Peak District and is surrounded by historic buildings. The historic town of Wirksworth has a thriving arts community and is ideal for a relaxing holiday. Agricola house is within close walking distance to an independent cinema, a range of boutique shops, a climbing wall as well as cafés and restaurants.

Winner of Theo Paphitis' Small Business Sunday 

Agricola Winner of Small Business Sunday