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Top Buxton Cheap Hotels

YHA Hartington Hall - Hostel
4 out of 5
Hall Bank, Hartington, Buxton, England
The price is £29 per night from 17 Dec to 18 Dec
4.5/5Wonderful! (44 reviews)

"Very quiet and comfortable. Really friendly and helpful staff. Amazing hostel in amazing location."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2020

YHA Hartington Hall - Hostel
Old Hall Hotel
3 out of 5
The Square, Buxton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (320 reviews)

"Oldest hotel in England, lots of history on the walls. Best location too."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

Old Hall Hotel
Buckingham Hotel Buxton
2.5 out of 5
1-2 Burlington Road, Buxton, England
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Great hotel, fantastic position

"When we arrived we were unsure at first as the decor is a little dated which makes the hotel appear old, but the service was brilliant. The position is right across the road from the Pavilion, and the Opera House and also there are a few bars, wine bars and restaurants close by. The room was very ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Apr 2008

Buckingham Hotel Buxton
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Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa
4 out of 5
Palace Road, Buxton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 30 Nov to 1 Dec
3.3/5 (974 reviews)

"Main areas were kept in good condition while others needed some updating."…"

Reviewed on 23 Oct 2020

Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa
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Cheap Hotels in Buxton

Buxton offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Buxton Museum and Art Gallery, The Crescent and Buxton Opera House.

When it comes to discount lodging choices in Buxton, you'll find hotels that won't break the bank. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa - Customers like this hotel for its proximity to public transport and comfortable rooms. It offers free WiFi, an indoor pool and a restaurant.

YHA Hartington Hall - Hostel - At this hostel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the helpful staff and overall value.

Old Hall Hotel - 3-star hotel. You'll find free full breakfast, free WiFi and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its central location and spacious rooms.

Planning Your Trip to Buxton

Still choosing travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, December and March, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: January, October, August and November, with an average rainfall of 86.25 inches
  • Driest months: March, April, June and May, with an average rainfall of 56 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Buxton

Buxton attracts visitors with its renowned opera house and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Beauchief Abbey and Arts Tower, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Take in the local culture at Buxton Museum and Art Gallery and Buxton Opera House, or visit other spots like Eyam Hall.

Buxton is also notable for its:
  • Temples
  • Monuments
  • Theatre
  • Gardens

Getting around Buxton

The closest airport is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away from the city centre in Manchester (MAN). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to East Midlands (EMA), located 38.4 mi (61.9 km) away. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Buxton Station or Dove Holes Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Buxton like for travellers on a budget?
Buxton has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Buxton Opera House, this destination is home to Pavilion Gardens and Poole’s Cavern, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Buxton?
Based on reviews, Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and an indoor pool. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include YHA Hartington Hall - Hostel and Buckingham Hotel Buxton.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Buxton?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Buxton, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Buxton is 860 inches.
What is there to see and do in Buxton?
Buxton draws tourists with its renowned opera house and gardens, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Chatsworth House and Peak District National Park, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Take in the local culture at Buxton Opera House and Buxton Museum and Art Gallery, or visit other spots like Eyam Hall.
How can I get to Buxton and get around on a budget?
Looking at these ways to get around Buxton is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away from the centre in Manchester (MAN). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to East Midlands (EMA), located 38.4 mi (61.9 km) away. To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Buxton Station or Dove Holes Station.

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