The hotel was built in 1868 and offers a sophisticated, Victorian architectural style. This family-friendly hotel comprises a total of 122 rooms, of which 4 are suites, distributed among 3 floors. Guests are welcomed in the spacious lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a cloakroom and lift access to the upper floors. Facilities on offer to guests include medical assistance. Guests can enjoy a drink at the café and bar after an eventful day, and dine in the restaurant. Conference facilities are available to business travellers. Guests can enjoy the convenience of Internet access (for a fee). They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services (for an additional fee). Those arriving by car may leave their vehicles in the hotel car park, which offers 200 spaces (fees apply).
This highly traditional hotel is located at the heart of the spa town of Buxton, surrounded by picturesque parklands. The immediate vicinity offers numerous shopping facilities, entertainment venues, bars and restaurants as well as Buxton's opera house. Public transport links (situated 100 m away) offer great opportunities for those wishing to explore the surrounding area. Situated close to the hotel, the town's railway station offers good links to other towns and cities. Manchester Airport is around 39 km away from the hotel, while Liverpool John Lennon Airport is about 80 km away and East Midlands Airport is approximately 89 km away. Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield can be found around 94 km away, Blackpool Airport is about 123 km away and Birmingham International Airport is roughly 110 km away.
The stylish outer appearance of the hotel is also reflected in the interior, and the facilities are ideal for every visitor's needs. All rooms come with an en suite bathroom with a shower/bath and a hairdryer. Rooms also come equipped with a direct dial telephone and a radio. Standard in-room amenities include satellite/cable TV and Internet access. Furthermore, tea and coffee making facilities and central heating are provided in all accommodation as standard.
Guests can enjoy a refreshing dip in the indoor swimming pool and relax on the sun terrace. Fitness enthusiasts may enjoy a workout in the gym (for a fee). Guests can also relax in the sauna or steam room. They can also pamper themselves with a massage treatment. Fans of the fairway can head to the nearest golf course, which is approximately 100 m away from the hotel.
The hotel's restaurant serves a variety of international dishes. A traditional full English breakfast is available, along with 3-course table d'hote dinner menu. Lunch is also available from a set menu.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Guests arriving on the M1 North should exit at Junction 29 and follow the A617 to Chesterfield. Then follow the A619 onto the A6 to Buxton. The hotel is located in the town centre next to the railway station. Guests arriving from the M1 South should exit at Junction 23a, turning on to the A50 and then take the A38 towards Derby. In Derby follow the signs for the A52 and Ashbourne, then for the A515 to Buxton. The hotel is located in the town centre next to the railway station. Guests arriving from the southwest should take the M5 north to the M6 and exit at Junction 15. Take the A500 towards Newcastle-under-Lyme and then the A53 to Buxton. The hotel is located in the town centre next to the railway station.
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