While trips away at Easter won’t be possible, according to the official plan April 12 is the earliest date when domestic breaks could be allowed.
And as a location for a UK getaway, the Peak District – with its beautiful scenery, pretty villages and walks in abundance – really is hard to beat.
The website Cottages.com, which specialises in holiday cottages and luxury homes to rent, lists many places in the national park that people can book for when restrictions are lifted.
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1. Acorn Cottage
Acorn Cottage, in Tideswell, sleeps eight. It has two wood burners, a heated summerhouse and a roll top bath. (https://www.cottages.com/cottages/acorn-cottage-cc412107)
2. Bank Cottage
Bank Cottage, in Grindleford, sleeps six. It is situated on a quiet lane and has been refurbished, yet retains its original character. (https://www.cottages.com/cottages/bank-cottage-rccr)
3. Tantivy House
Tantivy House, in Hathersage, sleeps six. It has been fully renovated and features a spacious kitchen/dining room as well as a cosy lounge complete with wood burner. (https://www.cottages.com/cottages/tantivy-house-cc416024)
4. West Barn
West Barn, at Holymoorside close to the Peak District boundary, sleeps eight and is set in undisturbed surroundings right by a stream. "This quaint barn conversion oozes character and charm," its description states. (https://www.cottages.com/cottages/west-barn-rddv)