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welcome to the roseleigh hotel buxton

Buxton has many attractions for the visitor. These include Pooles Cavern, Go Ape - a high wire forest adventure course, an excellent museum, the Discover Buxton Tram Tour and the Pavilion Gardens. You can also pamper yourself at Buxton's Devonshire Spa. All are within easy walking distance of the Roseleigh.

There are many places within easy reach of Buxton which are well worth a visit. These include Haddon Hall, Castleton Caverns, and the Derwent Dams.

For Chatsworth House, the most popular attraction within the Peak District, we are pleased to be able to provide to our guests -


Guests can purchase discounted "House & Garden" entrance tickets direct from the Roseleigh.

Chatsworth House terms and conditions apply.

For those with an interest in History, the famous henge of Arbor Low is only a few miles from Buxton, as is the Plague village of Eyam.

Alton Towers is approximately an hour away by car, and the many attractions of the Matlock area (such as the Heights of Abraham) are closer still.

Kinder Scout, the famous gritstone and peat moorland plateau area lies within easy reach. There are many fine walks in this unique landscape, crossed by the Pennine Way.

Other fine areas for walks are Bleaklow, Win Hill and Lose Hill and the Goyt Valley - all within easy reach.

Dovedale, with its wonderful landscape, is less than 20 miles from Buxton.

Enjoy a fine, easy walk along this magnificent valley, from the picture-postcard village of Ilam to the bustle of the former cheese-making village of Hartington.

The Peak District is a wonderful area for walking, Peak Walking Adventures,   cycling, (National Park Cycle Hire, Peak District Cycling Tours), Peaks and Paddles, rock-climbing, pot-holing and helicopter rides.

Buxton and the surrounding area has many facilities for outdoor activities - including a golf driving range and a hang-gliding / para-gliding school.

We cater especially for people who plan outdoor activities, walking and cycling in particular. We have a library of local itineraries to suit all levels of fitness.

chatsworth house
Chatsworth House (© Visit England)
  edale from mam tor
Sunrise over Edale, viewed from Mam Tor (© Phil Sproson) beresford dale footbridge
Footbridge over the River Dove in Beresford Dale (© Phil Sproson)
curbar edge view
View from Curbar Edge (© Phil Sproson)
mam tor gate
Hope Valley from the ridge between Mam Tor & Lose Hill (© Phil Sproson)