Activities

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.

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Chatsworth House (© Visit England)

There are many places within easy reach of Buxton which are well worth a visit. While you can also arrange a Blue Badge Guide – Ellen Outram to provide you with an informative overview.

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:

CHATSWORTH HOUSE TICKET OFFER

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

Chatsworth House terms and conditions apply.

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Sunrise over Edale, viewed from Mam Tor (© Phil Sproson)

Edale

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.

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Footbridge over the River Dove in Beresford Dale (© Phil Sproson)

Dovedale

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.

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Taking in the view (© Phil Sproson)

The Peak District is a wonderful area for WalkingCycling,  (National Park Cycle Hire ,  Monsal Trail Cycle Hire ),  Horse Riding ,  Rock-Climbing,     Pot-Holing and Helicopter Flights.

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(© Phil Sproson)

Buxton and the surrounding area has many facilities for outdoor activities – including a Golf Driving Range , two golf courses – Cavendish Golf Club ,  Buxton and High Peak Golf Club   , also for the more adventurous                   Go Karting ,  Gliding and a Hang-Gliding / Para-Gliding School.

Whilst spectator events include Buxton Raceway Thrills in the Hills , and        Buxton Speedway.

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.

Our family-run guest house offers relaxing and stylish accommodation. Place a booking