Buxton

£99 – Peak District: Buxton stay w/meals & bubbly, save 47%

Old Hall Hotel
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Why We Love This Deal

"There is a tale to go with every creak of the floorboards at this genial, history-soaked establishment," says Lonely Planet of the "grand and elegant" Old Hall Hotel in Buxton. Take in the atmosphere of this 16th-century property with this value-packed £99 deal, which saves up to £88 on the regular rates. 

What's Included

  • Overnight accommodation in a Standard or Classic Double/Twin Room, with full English breakfast, for two
  • £20 dining credit per person (valid on food only after 5:30pm)
  • A bottle of prosecco in the room on arrival (worth £28)
  • Late checkout until 12pm (worth £20)
  • It's £149 for a 2-night stay, with the extra night on B&B
  • Saturdays are an extra £20 and subject to a 2-night minimum stay
  • It's an extra £20 per night to stay in an Executive Room; an extra £30 to stay in a Four Poster Room; and an extra £40 to stay in the Mary Bower Room

98%
"comfy, cosy, warm and welcoming all round. good food in restaurant, very pleasant staff."
kathryn
4 Dec, 2019 - Liverpool, UK
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Why We Love This Hotel

  • This "history-soaked establishment is supposedly the oldest hotel in England", says Lonely Planet 
  • The property is in the pretty spa town of Buxton -- a perfect base from which to explore the Peak District
  • Mary Queen of Scots stayed here while under house arrest in the 16th century
  • You can explore nearby Bakewell (famous for its tarts) and Chatsworth House -- both are a 30-minute drive away

Overview

Built in 1573, Old Hall Hotel is in the pretty market town of Buxton, which is surrounded by the Peak District National Park. It has welcomed some famous guests during its history -- Mary Queen of Scots stayed there while under house arrest in the 16th century, and author Daniel Defoe called it "a very special place".

The hotel sits opposite Buxton's Opera House and 12-acre Pavilion Gardens park -- there are picturesque views from the restaurant. It's an excellent base if you're exploring the nearby Peak District National Park, and it's an easy drive to Chatsworth House, the pretty village of Bakewell and many of the area's famous potteries.

Dinner can be taken in either the cosy Cockerel Wine Bar with the ambience of the old coaching inn, or in the stylish restaurant. Expect a menu of hearty British fare made with local, seasonal ingredients. Breakfast is made to order and includes dishes such as filled Derbyshire oatcakes.

The hotel has plenty of character, with original features throughout. Some rooms are on the smaller side and you may find the floors uneven, but this all adds to the property's charm. Wi-Fi is free and there are 4-poster beds in the higher-category rooms. The grandest -- Mary's Bower Room -- is believed to be part of the original building that "hosted" Mary Queen of Scots. 

Amenities

General

  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • Extra beds / roll away beds
  • Restaurant
  • Pet-friendly
  • 100% smoke-free

Services

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe in reception

Room amenities

  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Flatscreen TV

Internet

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout

Bathroom

  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub or shower

Parking

  • Public car park (fees apply)

Accessibility

  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • Facilities for guests with special needs

Policies

Check-in: Standard Time is 2pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.

Children and additional guests: Cot available upon request, free of charge, for children 2 or under.

Extra guest charges will apply as follows: £5 per night for children aged 12 and under in Classic or Executive Rooms, £10 per night for older children and adults in Executive Rooms only. This includes breakfast.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request and will be charged at £20 per pet per day.

Dogs only, and only allowed in Classic Rooms.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

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£99 / night

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When You Can Go

Sun-Fri 1 Dec, 2019-29 Feb, 2020; +£20 Sat

Getting There

There is no private car park on site but guests can purchase discounted 24-hour parking tickets from reception for nearby spaces. These cost £3 per 24 hours. Buxton railway station is 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel.  

Have a Question? Contact Travelzoo.

Customer Service available Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

98%
Enjoyed This
(121 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for The Old Hall Hotel Buxton over the past 15 months.
4.4 Ambiance
4.9 Location
4.4 Rooms
4.6 Quality of Service
4.7 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
comfy, cosy, warm and welcoming all round. good food in restaurant, very pleasant staff.
Other Comments
perhaps a written notice also on the outside of the vintage lift could alert not so considerate guests about the lift doors, enabling the staff to not have to resort to climbing up 2 floors to bring lift down for less mobile guests. you have a notice inside the lift but I feel a notice outside the lift also may be more than helpful.
kathryn 04 Dec, 2019 Liverpool, UK
Enjoyed Most
Pleasant friendly ambiance. Excellent staff, most friendly and helpful. Excellent food and service. Very clean and well presented. Highly recommended.
Joan 03 Dec, 2019 Doncaster, UK
Enjoyed Most
The room was a good size and the food was very tasty
Other Comments
The hotel looked very tired from the outside but otherwise it was a good hotel
David 01 Apr, 2019 Lincoln, UK
Enjoyed Most
This is a lovely `olde 'hotel, with excellent staff, superb location for exploring both the town and walking to Poole's cavern and the adjoining country park (if you're fit!). We had a luxurious executive room with huge comfy bed. The tiny ancient lift is worth an elevation just for the experience
marilyn 31 Mar, 2019 Wolverhampton, UK
Other Comments
Lovely hotel right in buxton across from pavilion gardens nice room and meals looks like they are refurbishing some of the rooms but didn't spoil our stay our room looked like it had been ďone
paul 30 Mar, 2019 Stoke-on-Trent, UK
Enjoyed Most
Location was great. Food very good especially breakfast. Room clean and biscuits and water appreciated
Elizabeth 29 Mar, 2019 Boston, UK
Enjoyed Most
Very welcoming. Interesting and quaint. Lovely breakfast.
Other Comments
A very good place to stay. Initially, we had a problem finding a car parking space near to the hotel. However, managed to park nearby after about 20 minutes.
Michael 29 Mar, 2019 Horbury Wakefield, UK
Enjoyed Most
Location, food including excellent choice of table service at breakfast. All staff were very professional, helpful and friendly
Other Comments
Great location in the centre of Buxton. Parking at discounted rates on nearby streets.
Roger 29 Mar, 2019 Leicester, UK
Other Comments
Hotel felt a little bit tired in places food wasn't very nice wasn't particularly clean
Gloria 27 Mar, 2019 Halesowen, UK
Enjoyed Most
dinner was poor
Robert 27 Mar, 2019 Stockport, UK

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