Tucked in a wooded valley within the Derbyshire Dales in the picturesque Derbyshire spa town of Matlock, Castle Green B&B offers luxury Peak District accommodation to visitors throughout the whole year. We are set in the tranquil and secluded grounds of the former Ernest Bailey mansion, yet only a 10 minutes gentle walk from Matlock town centre with its bus and rail stations making it a perfect base to explore the many attractions that the Peak district has to offer. There is ample free parking and cycle storage.
We offer six tastefully appointed en-suite bedrooms with free Wi-Fi, five on the first floor and a Premier room on the ground floor, suitable for less-mobile guests, but not currently suitable for wheelchairs. All rooms are equipped with 32-inch flat-screen free view satellite television, tea and coffee tray, free Wi-Fi, quality complimentary toiletries, fresh fluffy towels, hair dryer, safe, ceiling fans, Polar silent running fridge with fresh milk. An iron and ironing board is available on request. Guests begin the day with a filling breakfast served in the bright breakfast room or on the patio. We are happy to cater for guests who have special dietary requirements such as gluten intolerance or vegetarian, but we require to be informed at the time of booking.
Castle Green is just a five-minute drive from Matlock Railway and Bus Stations. You can take snapshots of the beautiful views at The Heights of Abraham, which is just over a mile away. While in Matlock, one should not miss a chance to wander around Peak District National Park, about 30 minutes away via A6 from this idyllic retreat. Guests can enjoy discounted entrance tickets for the cable cars at The Heights of Abraham and also to Chatsworth House home of the Duke of Devonshire.
From the South Take junction 28 of the M1 (the Alfreton exit). Turn off for the A615 to Matlock, follow this road. As you descend the hill into Matlock (signposted). Red Cross HQ is just before the Total garage on the left, directly opposite is Butts Drive. Continue along this private drive for approximately 150 metres to Castle Green B&B.
From the Northwest Follow the A6 into Matlock town centre, at the roundabout (Crown Square) go straight ahead, passing Boots which is on your left. Go straight over the mini roundabout with the park on your right. At the end of the park continue passed the Total Garage on your right. Continue for 20 metres until Red Cross HQ on your right. Butts Drive is directly opposite on the left hand side. Continue along this private drive for approximately 150 metres to Castle Green B&B.
From the North Take junction 29 of the M1 (the Chesterfield exit) and take the A617 again for Chesterfield. At the next roundabout take the A61 to Derby. Continue on the A61 until you get to a set of traffic lights and turn right following signs for Matlock (A632). Stay on this road (7 miles) until you get to Matlock. At the junction of the A615 (main road) turn left (the total garage is on your right. Continue for 20 metres to the Red Cross HQ signage on your right. Butts Drive is directly opposite on the left hand side. Continue along this private drive for approximately 150 metres to Castle Green B&B.
Getting here by public transport Castle Green Guest House is approximately 1200 metres away and takes a few minutes taxi ride from both stations. The taxi rank is just outside both stations.
The train service stops at many local villages and places of interest. There are also good links to the national rail network and a regular service runs from Matlock to Derby and Nottingham. The good transport links make much of the local area easy to explore without the need to use a car.
Buses run to Matlock from Derby, Sheffield and Chesterfield. Local bus services serve the surrounding area, such as Bakewell and Chatsworth House and Baslow. The tourist information office in Matlock can provide details (Telephone: 01629583388).
You can check in from 16:00. You need to check out by 10:30.