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Buxton hotels and places to stay

Hawthorn Farm Guest House
3 out of 5
Fairfield Road, Buxton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night
0.41 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Loved it

"Great hospitality, we loved the atmosphere. Really good breakfast as well😊"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2020

Hawthorn Farm Guest House
Rushop Hall
3 out of 5
Rushup Lane, Buxton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £99 per night
5.73 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (217 reviews)
Perfect weekend getaway

"Incredible stay at Rushop hall! Stunning location, delicious food, and Jan was so accommodating! Perfect place to escape for a weekend, couldn’t recommend more highly"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

Rushop Hall
The Queen Anne
3 out of 5
Main Street, Buxton, ENG
The price is £80 per night
7.72 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (66 reviews)

"Lovely country pub (on a very wet and windy weekend - storm Dennis). Great breakfast, really good Sunday roast and excellent service. Room is fine - annex from the pub. If you are looking for an immaculate hotel room then this is not that - it is a nice, functional room but attached to a lovely pub ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

The Queen Anne
Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn
3 out of 5
Longnor, Buxton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £75 per night
5.69 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"Nice old traditional coal fire pub - not eclectic but quirky good breakfast for price."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn
Rockingham Lodge
3 out of 5
Market Square, Buxton, ENG
The price is £75 per night
5.85 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (95 reviews)

"Good location. Good breakfast. Very friendly. We were able to use the TV lounge in the evening which was a bonus. Good parking. Very warm. You may need help with the shower but it does work well. Bit dusty in places. Room TV a bit small but the one in the lounge is fine. WiFi works well. Expedia ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Dec 2019

Rockingham Lodge
George Inn Tideswell
3 out of 5
Commercial Road, Buxton, England
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5.9 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (73 reviews)

"Pub with charm and a tradional feel. Pub grub , clean well presented bedroom , would stay again ."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

George Inn Tideswell
Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel
4 out of 5
The Park, Buxton, England
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0.41 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (309 reviews)

"Very friendly staff, lovely breakfast and alround nice place to stay on a short break to Derbyshire."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel
Charles Cotton Hotel
3 out of 5
Market Place, Hartington, Buxton, England
The price is £80 per night
9.2 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (47 reviews)

"Nice and friendly. Good service. Good food although main menu had only 2 veggie options. The other food options are limited to this hotel and one other in the area. Be prepared to travel to nearby towns for other dining options."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2019

Charles Cotton Hotel
Roseleigh Guest House
4 out of 5
19 Broad Walk, Buxton, England
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0.42 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

"Very welcoming, friendly, helpful and informative. Beautiful hotel and location, excellent breakfast quality of food and service. Faultless in all respects. Will definitely return."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2020

Roseleigh Guest House
The Jug and Glass Inn
3.5 out of 5
ashbourne road, Buxton, England
The price is £84 per night
9.63 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (9 reviews)

"I loved my recent stay at the Jug & Glass Inn! It was in the perfect location in the Peak District, and my room was quiet and cozy. The food was incredible! I ate the best lasagna I’ve ever had."…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2019

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Visiting Buxton

Visitors give high marks for the renowned opera house in Buxton, which is also known for its festivals and gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city's temples and cocktail bars. Top sights around the area include Chatsworth House, Peak District National Park and Beauchief Abbey.

  • There are 192 hotels and other accommodation options in Buxton
  • The closest major airport is in Manchester (MAN), 16.5 mi (26.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in East Midlands (EMA), 38.4 mi (61.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Buxton

The city is well known for its opera and festivals, and cultural venues include Buxton Opera House and Buxton Museum and Art Gallery. Notable city landmarks like St Ann's Well and The Crescent might be worth a visit. The city's gardens and countryside provide a picturesque setting and places to visit include Pavilion Gardens.

Popular places to visit outside the city include Chatsworth House, 12.6 mi/20.2 km from the heart of the city, and Peak District National Park, which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

Getting around Buxton

To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Buxton Station or Dove Holes Station. Buxton may not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Buxton

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 11°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 2°C
  • From April to June, the average is 19°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 20°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 2°C as the night-time average
  • About 867 millimetres of rain falls on Buxton each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 20°C, while February and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Buxton?
The Manifold Inn is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 3-star inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveller reviews also recommend Old Hall Hotel and Abode Accommodation as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Buxton, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Buxton.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Buxton?
Based on reviews, Old Hall Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa and YHA Hartington Hall - Hostel.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Buxton?
Blossom House B&B is a favourite 4-star B&B for couples, and features in-room coffee makers and free WiFi. Another good option for a romantic stay is Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Buxton?
Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a full-service spa and a restaurant for its human guests. Biggin Hall Hotel is another good option for you and your pet.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Buxton?
Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Buxton?
Old Hall Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. If you want to stay at a boutique hotel, you can also take a look at Britannia Palace Hotel Buxton & Spa.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Buxton?
Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel is a 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant and free parking, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include George Inn Tideswell and Old Hall Hotel. You can tee off at Cavendish Golf Club or Peak Practice Golf Driving Range while you’re in town.
How is it staying in Buxton?
Visitors give high marks for the renowned opera house in Buxton, which is also known for its festivals and gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s temples and cocktail bars. Chatsworth House, Peak District National Park and Alton Towers are some of the top sights around the area. In Buxton, there are 314 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Buxton?
The city is well known for its opera and cultural venues such as Buxton Opera House and Buxton Museum and Art Gallery. Notable city landmarks such as St Ann’s Well and The Crescent might be worth a visit. The city’s gardens and countryside provide a picturesque setting, and places to visit include Pavilion Gardens.
What's the best way to get around Buxton?
To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Buxton Station or Dove Holes Station. Buxton might not have many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.
What's the seasonal weather like in Buxton?
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 rainfall for Buxton is 858 mm.

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