Buxton and the surrounding area have an excellent range of hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses and self-catering accommodation options. Here are some we recommend:
ALISON PARK HOTEL
3 Temple Road, Buxton, SK17 9BA
Our beautiful Edwardian hotel is set in its own gardens, only five minutes’ walk away from the Opera House and the Pavilion Gardens. Our bedrooms offer a combination of double, twin, single or family accommodation, all non-smoking. Our conservatory and restaurant provide a comfortable setting for a hearty breakfast or dinner.
BEST WESTERN LEE WOOD HOTEL
The Park, Buxton, SK17 6TQ
Set in its own mature gardens 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 55 years the hotel offers high quality accommodation and rosette standard dinning.
DEVONSHIRE LODGE GUEST HOUSE
Manchester Road, Buxton, SK17 6JE
A friendly family-run guest-house. This fine Victorian house, located in the best area of Buxton, is just a 3 minute walk from the Opera House, Pavilion Gardens and main shopping precinct. B&B from £34 per person, based on 2 people sharing a double or twin room
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON SHEFFIELD PARK
Chesterfield Road South, Sheffield, S8 8BW
0114 282 9988
The DoubleTree by Hilton Sheffield Park is a 4 star luxury hotel, ideally located for Sheffield, Chesterfield, the Peak District and North Derbyshire. Fully air conditioned with complimentary WiFi, free parking, leisure club and Spa and Hilton HHonors guest loyalty scheme.
EAST LODGE COUNTRY HOUSE HOTEL
Rowsley, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2EF
The multi-award winning East Lodge Country House Hotel and Restaurant really is an oasis of peace and tranquillity. Set amidst 10 acres of its own landscaped water gardens and being the closest hotel to Chatsworth House, East Lodge is the only place to stay whilst exploring the wonders of the Peak District.
GRENDON GUEST HOUSE
Bishops Lane, Buxton, SK17 6UN
Situated a 15 minute stroll from the Pavilion Gardens and Opera House, Grendon offers the warmest of welcomes and top notch hospitality. Spacious and luxurious en suite rooms with the most comfortable beds will ensure an excellent night’s rest. Award-winning breakfasts and on-site parking.
B&B £40–£50 per person for double occupancy. £65 - £80 single occupancy.
HIGH CROFT GUEST HOUSE
High Croft, Manchester Road
Chapel-en-le-Frith SK23 9UH
Just 10 minutes from Buxton, High Croft is an award-winning guest-house in 2 acres of peaceful, mature gardens adjoining golf course and Combs Reservoir with magnificent views – four beautiful en suite rooms, Sitting Room, elegant Dining Room, extensive breakfast menu. Prices from £40 per person.
OLDFIELD GUEST HOUSE
8 Macclesfield Road, Buxton, SK17 9AH
Spacious en-suite rooms, comfortable beds, delicious breakfasts, friendly atmosphere, non-smoking, off-street car parking and only a short stroll across the Pavilion Gardens to the Opera House, plus restaurants and pubs all within a short walk. B&B from £80 per room per night.
OLD HALL HOTEL
The Square, Buxton, SK17 6TQ
Situated across the leafy square from the Edwardian Opera House – the ideal base for your festival visit. We have 38 individually decorated bedrooms all with en suite facilities and free Wi-Fi. With a range of rooms from Single to Four Posters the Old Hall Hotel can meet your requirements. Bed and breakfast rates are from £77.50 per person. Dinner inclusive rates are available from £107.50 per person.
Palace Road, Buxton, SK17 6AG
Buxton’s only four star hotel, combining Victorian heritage with modern facilities. The Barceló 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
32 St John’s Road, Buxton, SK17 6XQ
Ideally located, only 200 yards from the Opera House. Flat, well illuminated walk to and from the Opera House. Pre-theatre evening meals available. Single, Twins and Doubles at most competitive rates.
19 Broad Walk, Buxton SK17 6JR
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.
Staden Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9RZ
Marvellous former farmhouse set in six acres of woodland and countryside. Family owned friendly and welcoming. 1.5 miles from Buxton centre. Views, walks, animals, plenty of parking. Self-catering and camping also available. Lounge with bar, tearoom, peaceful location.
THREE HORSESHOES INN
Blackshaw Moor, Leek ST13 8TW
Family run Inn & Country Hotel is situated on the A53, 15 minutes south of Buxton and on the edge of the Peak National Park. 26 bedrooms ranging from boutique style standard bedrooms to luxury bedrooms offering four poster beds, whirlpool baths and large LCD TV. Traditional Bar Carvery & Grill or 2 AA Rosette Award Winning Brasserie & Grill featuring new Inka Grill. Special Offers and dinner, bed & breakfast rates are available.
3 The Square, Buxton, SK17 6AZ
07855 134 362
Part of a historic former Georgian lodging house, this desirable, extremely spacious, first floor apartment is set within a grade II listed landmark of Buxton. Opposite the Opera House, Pavilion Gardens, views of the Devonshire Dome (Sleeps 8). Late offers available.
WHEELDON TREES FARM
Earl Sterndale, Buxton, SK17 0AA
The perfect place… Enjoy outstanding comfort just ten minutes’ drive from the Opera House. Nine self-catering cottages in a stunning yet secluded location. Derbyshire Breakfast Baskets, delicious home-made dishes, local steaks and lamb chops (all available on request).