Pros: Quite possibly one of the best b and b's I have been to. Large rooms packed with charm, modern bathrooms and a wonderful host that made our stay exceptional
On the edge of the beautiful Peak District, this family-run bed and breakfast offers free Wi-Fi in the market town of Leek. Stoke-on-Trent is a 25-minute drive away, and Derby can be reached in 50 minutes by car. The Daintry has elegant rooms with a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, and soft duvets and pillows. Each has an en suite bathroom with free luxury toiletries. A full English breakfast is provided in the morning, and other choices include homemade breakfast muffins with smoked salmon and scrambled egg, oatcakes with a selection of fillings, and toast with homemade marmalade and jams. The charming town of Buxton is just 20 minutes’ drive from The Daintry B&B. The surrounding National Parkland offers plenty of opportunities for walking, cycling, and exploring.
Set within the picturesque Staffordshire Peak District, the Three Horseshoes Country Inn & Spa is a family run business providing stylish, individually designed, modern bedrooms and modern English fine dining using the best of seasonal ingredients. The Inn is located along the A53 just outside Leek, while the nearest train station is in Stoke-on-Trent, approximately 35 minutes drive away, with excellent links to the rest of the country. The hotel has free parking on site, with around 70 spaces for guests. /p The Inn has 26 bedrooms available, ranging from traditional Pub rooms situated above the pub and restaurant with period features, to classic, boutique styled rooms and superior rooms with four poster beds. All rooms are en-suite, with LCD TVs and tea and coffee making facilities. Classic and superior rooms are larger in size than the original pub rooms, but all rooms have access to complimentary wifi (available throughout the hotel). /p Two dining options are available here The Bar & Grill offering casual dining with homely classics, using the Inka Grill an oven which uses quality charcoal instead of gas or electric, cooking at a very high temperature of up to 500 degrees celsius. Not only does this speed up cooking time, but it achieves a combination of roasting and barbecuing that produces stunning flavours and unequalled tenderness to our locally sourced Steaks and Gourmet Burgers. /p The 2 AA Rosette Stables Restaurant offers delicious local food from an imaginative menu, with its open kitchen and large oak trussed ceiling it is truly a fine dining experience. /p The Millwheel Spa provides an experience for guests with wellbeing benefits and relaxation. The location means the views from the gardens are magnificent with breath-taking views of the Staffordshire Moorlands, Tittesworth Reservoir and the rock formations of the Roaches. Guests can enjoy local walks and experience beautiful views of the surrounding Peak District, or even venture to the stunning Chatsworth House, The Potteries, The town of Buxton or even Alton Towers. /p
This 3-star country hotel is set on the edge of Rudyard Lake. Offering a beautiful setting, Hotel Rudyard has 12 attractive rooms, a restaurant and bar. Each room at Hotel Rudyard has an en suite bathroom and tea and coffee-making facilities. The carvery restaurant serves meals 7 days a week. The hotel is just 2 miles north-west of the market town of Leek. Alton Towers Theme Park is a 20-minute drive away, while The Roaches and the Peak District National Park can be reached in 10 minutes. The surrounding area is ideal for scenic walks.