Thistle Bank Guest House

Just 5 minutes from the bustling town centre of Ashbourne,Thistle Bank Guest House is a perfect base for exploring the local area.

Built in 2006 specifically as Bed and Breakfast accommodation, Thistle Bank Guest House offers rooms that are designed to provide the comfort and space of modern hotel rooms without losing the customs of a traditional B&B.


Thistle Bank Guest House

Thistle Bank is a family-run guest house and owners John and Cindy can’t wait to welcome you.

After a busy day exploring Ashbourne and the surrounding area, relax in comfortable King Size beds or generous singles, and enjoy spacious and well-equipped bathrooms with complimentary toiletries.

Thistle Bank Guest House has 4 en-suite bedrooms. Each bedroom features central heating, a TV, a small fridge, a hair dryer and a generous welcome trays. WiFi is available throughout.

Thistle Bank Guest House bedrooms

Breakfast is served in the sunny and bright dining room. Cindy and John can offer a wide range of breakfasts, with the full English breakfast being a speciality.

Thistle Bank Guest House Breakfast room

Outside there are pleasant landscaped gardens and a relaxed seating area to enjoy, as well as secure, private parking for cars, motorbikes and cycles.

Pets are welcome at Thistle Bank Guest House with prior booking. If you want to bring your furry friends, please get in touch.


Thistle Bank Guest House Location

Thistle Bank Guest House is situated in the historic and grand town of Ashbourne. Ashbourne is the perfect base from which to explore the spectacular White Peak of the Peak District National Park.
Ashbourne is a vibrant town with beautiful architecture, a plethora of independent shops and a great collection of cafes and pubs.

Thistle Bank Guest House is just 5 minutes drive from the iconic and stunning limestone valley of Dovedale. If walking or cycling is your thing then just 5 minutes drive will take you to the start of Tissington Trail that follows the old Ashbourne to Buxton train line.

Carsington Water is a lovely 10 minute drive away and is a centre for walking, cycling and watersports. The pretty market towns of Matlock and Matlock Bath are just a few miles further down the road. Popular attractions include Gullivers Kingdom theme park, the riverside gardens and the river gorge itself with the famous steep limestone cliffs.

If thrill-seeking and theme parks are your thing, then Alton Towers is another favourite destination just 15 minutes drive away.

The historic Haddon Hall and the magnificent Chatsworth Estate are a little over 40 minutes away.