Where to Stay
Buxton and the surrounding area have an excellent range of hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses and self-catering accommodation options.
Old Hall Hotel
Situated across the square from the Edwardian Opera House – the ideal base for your festival visit. We have 38 individually decorated bedrooms all with en suite and free Wi Fi. With a range of rooms from Single bedrooms to Four Poster bedrooms and the choice of a Restaurant and Wine Bar in the heart of this beautiful town of Buxton. Bed and breakfast rates and dinner bed and breakfast rates are available.
B&B @ No.6 The Square
Perfectly located for your Festival stay opposite Buxton Opera House. Four spacious and luxurious en-suite double rooms on 2nd and 3rd floor with access to sitting room on 1st floor.
Alpine Lodge Guest House
Built in the late 19th Century, Alpine Lodge Guest House is situated in a tree-lined, residential road, less than 3 minutes walk to the town centre. The Frank Matcham-designed Opera House and 23-acre Pavilion Gardens are within easy walking distance. A great selection of good restaurants and bars in both lower and higher Buxton are a gentle stroll away.
Best Western Lee Wood Hotel
Set in its own mature grounds this elegant Georgian hotel is situated only a few moments’ walk from the centre of the spa town and its famous opera house. Family owned for 56 years the 4 star hotel offers high quality accommodation and award-winning dining.
East Lodge Hotel & Restaurant
A warm, friendly and welcoming atmosphere coupled with outstanding hospitality makes East Lodge a haven of peace and tranquility in the heart of the stunningly beautiful Peak District National Park. All rooms boast comfortable beds, flat-screen televisions with satellite channels, luxurious toiletries.
Grosvenor House Hotel
1 Broad Walk, Buxton SK17 6JE
A grade II Victorian guest house situated in Central Buxton on Broad Walk. Our magnificent views include the Pavilion Gardens, The Octagon, The Opera House and The Crescent.
The Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa
Palace Road, Buxton, SK17 6AG
This elegant four star hotel is set in lovely grounds combining Victorian heritage with modern facilities. The Buxton Palace is only a 5-minute walk from the Opera House and is set in five acres of landscaped gardens. With 122 en-suite bedrooms and full leisure facilities including a 14-metre indoor pool, the hotel is an ideal choice for your visit to the Festival. Pre-theatre dinners available from 5.30pm.
Queen's Head Hotel & Public House
High Street, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6EU
The Queen’s Head Hotel offers bed and breakfast in our newly built accommodation rooms and also in a converted stable block, both situated at the rear of our premises. All twelve of our rooms have central heating, en-suite bathrooms, tea/coffee making facilities and Sky’s ‘in-room’ television service. Larger groups requiring accommodation are welcome but it’s best to call with your requirements.
Roseleigh Guest House
Only a five minute scenic walk from the Buxton Opera House, located on Broadwalk this Victorian 14-bedroom, family run, non-smoking guest-house built in 1871 overlooks the Pavilion Gardens and ornamental lake of which the superb landscaping was developed between 1861 and the early 1870s. Free residents’ parking for up to 10 cars. Please visit our website for a comprehensive virtual tour. Bed & Breakfast from £40 per person based on two people sharing en suite double/twin rooms.