COVID-19 updates: For guests that have booked our non-refundable discounted rates we can offer the chance to move the reservation to another date later in the year.
Cleaning: Additional cleaning with additional cleaning touch-points in bedrooms and public areas are in-place and cleanliness has always been a priority at the Portland Hotel. We are also ensuring any staff with symptoms to self-isolate in accordance with the government guidelines.
Takeways: Currently we don't operate a restaurant at the Portland Hotel, however due to the government decision to close all restaurants we are happy for our guest to order in takeways. There are plenty in Buxton all serving a variety of cuisines.
Why not enjoy a couple of days stay at the Portland Hotel Buxton and complete all of your Christmas needs.....
Explore Buxton and surrounding areas this winter
Between November 22nd and 27th there is the opportunity of reserving rooms during December and January with a Black Friday deal.
To view and take advantage of these amazing deals view our rates on this website for best deals or log onto booking.com and see our incredible Black Friday offers throughout these months.
Once you’ve reserved a room just look at the things on offer....
Buxton Opera House
Here’s just a selection of the performances available during December and early January..
- A Christmas Spectacular of Brass and Comedy with the Brighouse & Rastrick Band.
- Hazel O’Connor and Breaking Glass.
- Dick Whittington Pantomime.
- New Years Eve Gala Concert.
- Russian State Ballet of Siberia.
- 80’s Mania.
- The ELO Experience.
Castleton Christmas Lights
From Saturday November 17th 2018 the pretty Peak District village of Castleton dresses itself in a traditional Christmas way. The tiny shops are decked with Christmas trees and lights giving a feel of Christmas from yesteryear.
There’s also late night shopping on Fridays and Saturdays.
Chatsworth House Christmas
Once upon a time....a magical setting for Christmas. Chatsworth House, probably England’s finest stately home is decorated to a high sense of quality. Spoil yourselves....
Christmas openings commence on Saturday November 10th 2018 and run until January 6th 2019 (excluding December 24th / 25th / 26th and January 1st)
Twilight evenings are available on Thursday and Friday evenings from November 22nd until December 21st 2018.
Chatsworth House Christmas Markets – with over 100 stalls this seasonal market is open from November 16th until December 4th.
Meadowhall and the Trafford Centre
From a traditional Christmas to a more modern approach.
Meadowhall at Sheffield and the Trafford Centre at Manchester boast around 500 shops and thousands of free car parking spaces between them. The two shopping centres are about 30 miles from Buxton.
All of your Christmas shopping under the one roof.
Buxton Spa Town
The Victorian spa town of Buxton has many independent shops that are perfect for your Christmas shopping. The Portland Hotel, an ideal place to stay is located in the centre of the town and just a short walk to all these shops.
And after Christmas.....
New Year Resolution? Then why not do a detox-January?
Pamper, Swim, Exercise and Walk. The Devonshire Dome Spa is only 400 yards from the hotel. Across the road from the hotel is the Buxton swimming pool and gym. We are on the edge of the Peak District National Park – numerous walks are available.