The Old Post Office
The Old Post Office offers three, recently renovated, 5* luxury self-catering holiday apartments. All set within a beautiful Victorian Grade II Listed Building. The stylish décor offers the ultimate in elegant accommodation and pure relaxation.
These three superb holiday apartments, Apartment 1 (2 bed & 2 bath), Apartment 2 (2 bed & 2 bath) and Apartment 3 (3 bed & 2 bath), can be found in the heart of historic Buxton, just a few steps from the wealth of attractions and facilities that the spa town has to offer. Set within a Victorian Grade II listed building, the apartments are spacious and contemporary. Fully refurbished in 2018 to a very high standard throughout, the décor is stylish and elegant, offering pure relaxation in a light and airy space.
Buxton is a family friendly town with plenty of outdoor space, leisure facilities, and tourist attractions including the Buxton Opera House, which can be reached in a mere 3-minute walk. The town centre is only 250 yards away with numerous pubs and restaurants within a 200 yard radius of the apartments. A public swimming pool is open all year in the Pavilion Gardens located next to the Opera House, and the gardens are a beautiful place to have a picnic on a warm summer’s day. Famous Pooles Cavern and Buxton Country Park are a 15-minute walk from the apartments, and is also home to the popular Go Ape climbing attraction. There are plenty of opportunities for golf in the local area, with both the Cavendish Golf Club and High Peak Golf Club located close by. The local landmark Solomon’s Temple is just a 20-minute walk from the apartments and can be reached via a lovely stroll through nearby Temple Woods. The Devonshire Dome with its amazing roof, and which is now home to the University of Derby, is only a stone’s throw away from the apartments.
Just beyond Buxton is the Peak District National Park with its stunning beauty that spans five counties. Endless amounts of walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed at the nearby Tissington Trail, Monsal Trail and Goyt Valley. A number of Peak District towns and villages are within easy reach such as the fascinating plague village of Eyam, Castleton with its caves and Bakewell, famous for its pudding, all within half an hour. Bakewell is also home to the magnificent historic houses of Chatsworth Estate and Haddon Hall which are not to be missed. The UK’s biggest theme park Alton Towers, is a 40-minute drive, together with Matlock and Bath with its cable car ride to The Heights of Abraham. Finally, for those wanting to give their car a rest, Buxton train station is just a 2-minute walk from the property and offers a direct service to the bright lights of Manchester. Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.
We now have secure cycle storage available to be pre-booked.
These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 14 guests. No single sex group bookings - stag/hen groups.
- Check In time between: 15:30 to18:00 – or alternative prior arrangements can be made.
- Check Out time: 10:00
- Changeover days are Fridays and Mondays.
- We also take 3 & 4 night bookings.
- Microwave oven
- Outside seating
- Central heating
- Washing machine
- Free WIFI
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Secure cycle storage
- Linen provided
- Electric car charging point
- Private parking
- Dogs/pets NOT accepted
- Non-smoking property
- SMART TV
- Building of historical interest
- Single sex groups NOT accepted
- Bedding provided
- Cleaning service
- Towels Provided
- Totally non-smoking
- Free Parking on Site
How To Find Us
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