Derbyshire, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6WX, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 25106, Email
For centuries, Buxton has been a spa town, popular with visitors from around the world. At 1,300 ft above see level Buxton is situated at the heart of the Peak District, amid some of England's most beautiful scenery.
Set in the heart of the beautiful Peak District National Park and within walking distance of the historic spa town of Buxton, Go Ape and trek through the treetops via rope bridges. Tarzan swings and zip slides up to 35 feet above the forest
Buxton Campus offers a varied selection of courses. Students operate the restaurant/cafe facilities & the spa is open to the public at various times offering a selection of treatments. It also offers a high standard of conference facilties.
Palace Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6AG, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 22001, www.pumahotels.co.uk/hotels/buxton-palace-hotel-derbyshire/celebrations/weddings/
The Barcelo Buxton Palace is renowned amongst holiday makers and conference organisers for its many excellent facilities and its high standards of service and cuisine.
Ashwood Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 7PU, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 0845 129 7777
A popular park on the edge of town, along the River Wye. It contains a bowling green and two tennis courts. The children's playground has been refurbished and reloctated near the front of the park.
Derbyshire, SK17 0SE, (2 miles, 3kms), Tel: 0845 833 0970
Axe Edge Moor is the major moorland, west of Buxton in the Peak District The moor is the source of the River Dove, River Manifold, River Dane, River Wye and River Goyt. Lay by on A53 road. Axe Edge Grid Ref: SK 034 697.
The Park, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6TQ, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 23002, Email
Our 38 bedroom family owned and operated country house style hotel sits in its own grounds and is just moments walk from the town centre and Buxton Opera House.
Buxton Opera House is a beautiful Edwadian theatre and a fine example of Frank Matcham design, fully restored in 2001. It has around 450 performances each year including drama, opera, music, ballet, comedy, pantomime and childrens shows.
Cheddleton, Nr Leek, Staffordshire, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01782 503229
Much of Cheddleton straddles the A520 immediately to the south of the river Churnet and the Caldon Canal, but the true heart of this quaint old village lies away from the main road, around the 12th century parish church of St Edward.
A classic White Peak limestone village in stunning upland scenery, a very quiet and peaceful village. Chelmorton is one of the highest villages not only in Derbyshire, but all England and this region known locally as Top Country.
Welcome to our award winning farm and the peace and delight of the Upper Dove Valley in the Peak District. If you enjoy spectacular scenery and care about the environment you will love staying here.
A remote hill village surrounded by magnificent hills and dales overlooking the Upper Dove Valley. Just five miles south of Buxton, this is a spot worth finding. Few villages have such spectacular scenery on their doorstep.
Nr Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST9 9EX, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01782 503918, Email
Endon is a pleasant village four miles South West of Leek which hosts an annual Well Dressing ceremony every May. Canalside pubs can be found along the Caldon Canal which runs through the 'old village'.
Flagg is a small Peak District village, set in the Derbyshire Dales, halfway between the picturesque town of Bakewell and the spa town of Buxton, in the area officially known as "The White Peak". A thousand feet above sea level.
Quarnford, Nr Buxton, Staffordshire Moorlands, SK17, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 25732
A village worth taking the time to explore. Look out for the the old silk mill (now YHA), the packhorse route and Lud's Church; an immense natural cleft in the rock on the hillside above Gradbach in a forest area known as the Back Forest.
Longnor, Nr Buxton, Staffordshire Moorlands, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01298 83515
Hollinsclough is a small farming hamlet which lies on the upper reaches of the River Dove. The situation of the village is a spectacular one, overshadowed as it is by the cocks-comb ridge of Chrome Hill.
Staffordshire Moorlands, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01538 266228, www.nestaffsregen-ipstones.org.uk
Ipstones is a pretty village nestled in the Staffordshire Peak District. An attractive, friendly village with nearby nature reserve and good walks, it is close to the picturesque Churnet Valley and world renowned 'Alton Towers'.
Nr Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0NS, (2 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01538 483741
Longnor is a sizeable village with its bustling cobbled square overlooked by the historic Longnor Craft Centre and quaint streets of stone houses. It nestles between the Dove and Manifold valleys and is a good starting point for many walks.
Nr Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 0BD, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 0845 129 7777
Onecote, Nr Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01538 300450
Onecote is a small village that lies within The Peak District National Park. It is close to the Manifold Valley, Hartington and Leek.
Once a railway station in the middle of nowhere, now at the junction of the Tissington and High peak Trails. Between Buxton and Ashbourne, high on the Limestone Plateau of the White Peak, Parsley Hay is a popular starting place.
Stoop Farm, Hollinsclough, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0RW, (2 miles, 2kms), Tel: 01298 23618, Email
Peak District Short Breaks offers you a two-day tour visiting local food producers. You could be having a go at making champagne truffles, sampling craft beers, tasting scrumptious cheeses and so much more ...........