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On April 25th, 2018 by admin

Pooles Cavern

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Pooles Cavern

POOLES CAVERN

Caverns formed over million's of years
Pooles Cavern

Explore Pooles Caverns in Buxton, Discover the vast limestone caverns and how crystal Stalactites and Stalagmites have formed over millions of years.

Managed by a charitable trust; Buxton Civic Association formed in 1967, Pooles Cavern and Buxton Country Park offer a not-for-profit heritage and educational visitor attraction. The income generated from the visitor helps support conservation and education projects. 

Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

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Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
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On April 25th, 2018 by admin

The Devonshire Dome

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Devonshire Dome

THE DEVONSHIRE DOME

Offering Fine Dining and Spa facilities
The Devonshire Dome
The Devonshire Dome in Buxton; now the Devonshire Campus for Derby University, Was originally built in the late 18th century by the 5th Duke of Devonshire as Great Stables to provide facilities for up to 120 horses and accommodation for servants accompanying visitors staying in the Crescent. Nearly a century after the Devonshire Dome was constructed it was converted in to the Devonshire Royal Hospital and eventually in 2001 the University of Derby acquired the Dome to become a campus for the University and Buxton College.

The Devonshire Dome also offers visitors a Fine Dining restaurant or the use of the Spa and Hair Salon which are student training facilities. The Devonshire Dome is worth a visit and only a short walk from the Portland Hotel. Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book directwith the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Devonshire Dome? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 24th, 2018 by admin

The Pavilion Arts Centre

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Pavilion Arts Centre

THE PAVILION ARTS CENTRE

Events, Music, Exhibitions and Film
The Pavilion Arts Centre

The Pavilion Arts Centre is part of the Pavilion Gardens, Winter Gardens and Opera House complex. Known as 'the old theatre' after the Opera House, went under a complete restoration project and the new Arts Centre opened in 2012. With a large floor area, the venue can accommodate a variety of activities and events such as exhibitions, meetings, conferences and social events.

The High Peak Theatre Trust who run the Opera House and Pavilion Arts Centre noticed Buxton was lacking in one area. Since the closure of Spa Cinema in the 80's Buxton was without a cinema. Now local residents and visitors can see the latest blockbusters at the Pavilion Arts Centre. Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book directwith the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Pavilion Arts Centre? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 24th, 2018 by admin

Buxton Festivals

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Buxton Fringe Festival

BUXTON FESTIVALS

Recognised nationally and internationally
Buxton Festivals
Buxton is now recognised nationally and internationally as one of the UK's leading arts festival destination with festivals held throughout the year. The Buxton International Festival held in July is a celebration of Opera, Music and Literature. Running alongside the Buxton International Festival is Buxton Fringe which is going from strength to strength. The Fringe Festival provides a excellent showcase of performers and artists preforming a variety of Dance, Drama, Music, Comedy, Poetry, Film and Exhibitions held in a variety of venues around Buxton

Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Festival Venues? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 24th, 2018 by admin

Shopping in Buxton

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Shopping in Buxton

SHOPPING IN BUXTON

discover Buxton's shopping arcades
Shopping in Buxton

Visiting Buxton? Buxton hosts a wide range of independent and unique shops in Buxton. With charming shopping arcades and pedestrianised streets, immerse yourself in the classical architecture. Discover Buxton's Cavendish Shopping Arcade; Buxton's oldest shopping centre, originally thermal Baths of Buxton. Visit The Springs Shopping Centre with a variety of high street stores ranging from Waitrose to W H Smiths.

Supermarkets available in Buxton: Morrisons, Waitrose, M&S, Sainsbury's Local, Tesco Express and McColls.

Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Shopping Arcades? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 24th, 2018 by admin

Buxton Country Park

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Buxton Country Park

BUXTON COUNTRY PARK

Walk across landscape rich in history
Buxton Country Park

Buxton Country Park is a great place to visit and explore with family and friends. Walk through Grin Low Woods keeping a look out for birds, animals and rare plants. Walk across important  landscape rich in history, reaching Solomon's Temple at the summit. Visit Pools Cavern at the bottom of Grin Low Woods, known for its incredible stalactites and stalagmites. Buxton Country Park also hosts Go Ape Tree Top Adventures situated in Grin Low Woods.

Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Buxton Country Park? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 23rd, 2018 by admin

Solomon's Temple Buxton

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Buxton View From Solomons Temple

SOLOMON'S TEMPLE

Enjoy views of Buxton and the Peak District
Solomon's Temple, Buxton
Solomon's Temple is situated at the summit of Grin Hill in Buxton's Country Park and is just a brisk 20 minute walk from Poole's Carven. Built in 1896 to replace an earlier structure constructed by local farmer Solomon Mycock, Solomon's Temple occupies a ancient burial site dating back to the bronze age.

Once you reach the summit you can enjoy some spectacular views of Buxton and the Peak District National Park. Parking is available at Pooles Cavern, however Solomon's Temple is within easy walking distance from the Portland Hotel. Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Solomon's Temple? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 20th, 2018 by admin

The Pavilion Gardens

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Buxton Pavilion Gardens

THE PAVILION GARDENS

Over 23 acres of garden established in 1871
The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
Visiting Buxton? Then the Pavilion Gardens is a must see. Centrally located across the road from the Portland Hotel, this historic venue is set in 23 acres of gardens and was established in 1871. The Pavilion Gardens is a iconic Victorian building which features a Tourist Information Centre, gift shop, Cafe, Pavilion Art Centre and Gardens. 

Situated in 23 acres of gardens you will find lakes, flower beds and shaded walks. For children there is a indoor swimming pool, miniature railway, children's play-park and adventure playground. Are you visiting The Pavilion Gardens for a event or leisure? Stay at the Portland Hotel. For the best available rates Book Direct 

Looking for a hotel close to the Pavilion Gardens? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception

On April 10th, 2018 by admin

Visit Buxton Opera House

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Buxton Opera House

BUXTON OPERA HOUSE

One of Britain's leading theatres
Buxton Opera House
Buxton Opera House set alongside The Pavilion Gardens is only a short walk from the Portland Hotel. The Buxton Opera House was designed by celebrated theatre architect Frank Matcham and opened in 1903. After falling into disrepair in the mid-1970's the Opera House went through a restoration program during the late 1990's and reopened in 2001, celebrating its 100th birthday in 2003.

Today Buxton Opera House is on of Britain's leading theatres with around 450 performances each year including dance, comedy, musicals, concerts and of course pantomime. Growing in popularity are the festivals held in Buxton and the Opera House each year with the biggest being Buxton International Festival. Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.

Looking for a hotel close to the Buxton Opera House? You have come to the right place....
Free Wifi
Breakfast
Flat TV
Bar area
5 min walk
Large Double ensuite Buxton
Double, Twin & Single  ensuite rooms available 365 days a year
“Perfect for that getaway to Buxton & the Peak District”
Large Double en-suite with Flat screen TV, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. FREE WIFI.
 
Comfy beds
 
Check-in from 3pm (earlier on request) Check-out 10am
 
Desk with Lamp
 
Tea and coffee making facilities
 
Free high-speed internet access
 
24hr reception
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