Alison House Hotel is a truly stunning Georgian hotel, set in 7 acres of grounds with beautiful gardens. Built by the Arkwright family, it is set in the heart of the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site.
The peaceful setting of Alison House Hotel means that you can truly unwind and enjoy the best of the Peak District National Park, yet it’s only a short walk from the lovely village of Cromford and all the attractions of Matlock and Matlock Bath.
Alison House Hotel Accommodation
Alison House has a 4-Star AA Guest Accommodation rating. All 15 rooms have en-suite facilities with televisions and tea/coffee trays, and there is free wireless internet access in all areas. There’s also an informal bar and lounge with an elegant dining room overlooking the gardens.
The licensed bar and restaurant at Alison House serves both lunches and dinners, with an emphasis on using locally-sourced quality ingredients complemented by a comprehensive wine list.
Alison House Hotel is the ideal venue for christenings or family parties, or just for a relaxing break in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside. It’s also the perfect setting for a stunning wedding, and there are three rooms licensed for the ceremony.
Alison House Hotel Location
Alison House is situated in one of the most beautiful and historic areas in Derbyshire. Steeped in history, with the famous Arkwright and Masson Mills in Cromford only a short walk away, this is the perfect place to explore.
For our more energetic guests, there are plenty of footpaths and walks in the immediate area, as well as rock-climbing, pot-holing and caving opportunities close by in the many limestone dales of this area. If water sports are more your thing, you’ll love canoeing and sailing at Carsington Water.
Alison House for Corporate Events
The Garden Suite at Alison House, a self-contained building just a few yards from the main house, is the perfect place for meetings, conferences and training courses.
We can cater for groups of up to 60 people, and we also provide overhead projectors, free wi-fi, flip charts and a 52” plasma screen television. Tea and coffee facilities are available at all times and lunches and dinners can be provided.
The Garden Suite can be hired on a daily rate or on a residential delegate rate. We also offer discounted rates for charities.
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Alison House Hotel is ideally placed for exploring all that Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park has to offer.
Set in the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site, explore the historic mills in the local area including Cromford which was the first water-powered cotton spinning mill developed by Richard Arkwright and Masson Mill which has a museum and shopping village.
Matlock and Matlock Bath is also within easy reach and has a number of attractions include the Heights of Abraham, the Peak District Mining Museum, the Matlock Bath Aquarium and Gulliver’s Kingdom theme park.
There are also plenty of footpaths in the local area, and for outdoor enthusiasts activities including rock climbing, potholing and canoeing can all be found nearby. Try out Giddy Edge the 300 feet precarious path above the town.
Further to this Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are within easy reach, a 15 to 20 minute drive and back to Alison House the long way back. The Peak District has the pull to explore and you’ll find that you want to keep discovering new places.