Overlooking its five-acre estate sunken in manicured gardens in the centre of the spa town of Buxton, Palace Hotel Buxton has been a landmark of hospitality right on the doorstep of Peak District National Park since the mid 19th century, enticing guests with modern leisure and a lordly Victorian decor paralleled by airy cosy interiors.
Relaxation can be enjoyed in the en suite rooms featuring private bathrooms, TVs, phones, hairdryers, and tea- and coffee-making facilities.
The on-site Dovedale Restaurant tantalises the taste buds with international and British fare. Two bars, The Lounge and Rippon, offer light nibbles, a wide choice of drinks, and flat-screen TVs.
Whether after some relaxing or working out, guests can make take advantage of the Spindles Health and Leisure Club which features a fully equipped gym, heated indoor pool, sauna, and steam rooms.
Groupon’s Guide To Peak District National Park
Covering 555 square miles of Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, and West Yorkshire, the Peak District provides opportunities for many types of outdoor activities with an extensive network of footpaths, long-distance trails for cycling and large open spaces suitable for hillwalking and hiking.
Ramblers may also explore a variety of heritage sites boasting prehistoric cave paintings, Roman and Norman influences, and monuments of the industrial revolution including trams, trains and mills. This National Park is also home to a wealth of vibrant market towns where visitors may enjoy hearty dining and browse through antiques and arts and crafts shops.