This refurbished Victorian National Trust mansion is in parkland with fantastic views over Dovedale and within reach of Alton Towers and the Peak District. Ideal for families and groups – we are also licensed for weddings offering you a stunning backdrop to your special day. You won’t forget your stay in this huge Victorian Gothic manor house owned by the National Trust. Sitting in 84 acres of country parkland on the River Manifold, it offers a wide range of activities. Popular with all, it’s a great base to explore Dovedale or cycle along the Tissington, Manifold or High Peak trails. Accommodation is in 2-6+ bedded rooms and facilities include TV, laundry, licensed bar, internet access, self-catering kitchen, games room and restaurant. Getting to the hostel: East Midlands Airport. 4km Transpeak from Derby alight Ilam crossroads. Infrequent service from Ashbourne. Large National Trust Car Park; fees apply. 9km to nearest town of Ashbourne and 28km to nearest city Derby Large National Trust Car Park; fees apply 22km from Matlock 24km from Uttoxeter 28km from Derby.