Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel

The Park, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6TQ, England
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Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel

Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel.

The Lee Wood Hotel is one of the most perfectly positioned hotels in Buxton, right in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Three quarters of Buxton are surrounded by the Peaks, so you'll be well in range of many short and cheerful strolls, o show more

Please note that we host functions most weekends and music will continue until 23.45. During December party nights run Thurs - Sat nights until 00.45
As of Jan 2022 we will no longer be accepting dogs.
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Electric Car Charge, Free WIFI, Gym, Lift to all floors, Restaurants
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15.00 | 11:00
The Park, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6TQ, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

Chef Robert Bramwell

Head Chef Robert Bramwell has created an unparalleled menu of gourmet food, making the Best Western's Element restaurant in Buxton a favourite for both hungry guests and locals. We've got food to suit whatever mood you may be in, with an AA Rosette awarded a la carte menu and lighter bites selection in the Elements bar and lounge. Food is always freshly prepared with the finest local produce, so all that's left to say is bon appetit.

  • Elements
  • Elements Bar & Lounge


Based in our Beautiful Conservatory our restaurant is popular with guests and local residents throughout the year

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Elements Bar & Lounge

The main bar and lounge overlooking the gardens is open to all. You can enjoy both drinks and light meals inside or on the hotel patio (weather permitting) throughout the day. We offer a fine selection of beers, wines by the glass, single malts and gins.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


At the Best Western Plus Lee Wood Hotel, you'll be in the safest of hands, and the nicest possible surroundings! Our dedicated events organiser will help you plan and prepare for your reception, whilst a Master of Ceremonies will take care of everything on the day itself. Additionally, the hotel has a Licence for the holding of civil ceremonies and partnership registrations so you can hold your entire special day in one picture-perfect setting.

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering
  • Registrar

For any enquiries please call Rebecca Rose on 01298 23002

Wedding service and reception venue

We allow you to arrange your own entertainment, so feel free to invite a DJ or live band to your big night. Additionally, if you are from further afield we will organise our own DJ for you.


We cater for every taste here at The Best Western Plus Lee Wood Hotel and our choice menus are always appreciated. We are completely flexible in our approach so please do not hesitate to come and discuss your requirements with us.


Registry office:
High Peak Registration Service
Council Offices, Hayfield Road, Chapel-en-le-Frith

Additional Information

Please come and discuss your requirements for a no-obligation quote for your special day. Please ask for Rebecca Rose.

Golf Off Site

The Cavendish golf course is so superbly close to the Best Western that they practically share the same grounds, so you'll have no problem practicing your swing during your stay. The 18-hole course has been recognised as one of Dr. Alister Mackenzies finest works, as its skilfully laid out amongst a breathtaking landscape.

Cavendish GC

0.05 miles away in Buxton

Course information

  • Driving range
  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type



Off Site






5700 Yards


No handicap required


18 holes £17.50
Trolley hire £6.00
Club hire £10.00
Buggy hire £25.00
Tuition £20.00
Driving Range Yes

Spa & Leisure facilities

Use of the gym is free to use for residents. A variety of equipment including full cardio, weights and resistance.

Spa Facilities

Use of the gym is free to use for residents. A variety of equipment including full cardio, weights and resistance.

Opening Times

Monday - Sunday: 06:00 - 22:00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Use of the gym is free to use for residents. A variety of equipment including full cardio, weights and resistance.

Meetings & Events

The Best Western Plus Lee Wood hotel offers a great location, homemade cookies and flexible and spacious conference and meeting rooms in Buxton.

If you're looking for great conference facilities near Manchester, the hotel is also an ideal choice, only an hour away from Manchester city centre - providing a convenient getaway for your event. PENDENNIS 1 The oak panelled Pendennis 1 suite is our principal conference room and can seat up to 120 delegates in theatre style. This room is fully climate controlled and has natural daylight and variable lighting to suit all occasions. HSIA via wireless is available, as well as a permanent projection screen and the availability of LCD projection to make an ideal room with full black-out capability. SOLOMON The Solomon room is a bright and airy meeting room ideal for meetings of up to 8 people. The room has natural daylight and is situated in the heart of the hotels bar and reception area. The room is also available for hire in the evenings for private dining of up to 10 people, making it popular for small company dinners or family functions.

Available Room Set Ups

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Pendennis 1 120 64 38 40 160
Pendennis 2 40 28 18 30 60
Pendennis 3 20 12 8 12 0
Solomon 16 8 8 12 0
Board Room 20 14 12 16 0
Canyons 30 18 14 18 0

Reviews of Best Western Plus Buxton Lee Wood Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.5 Rating: 1469 reviews
Excellent 57%
Very Good 31%
Average 8%
Poor 2%
Terrible 0%

amandarR3352EI, wrote review 20/01/2022

Great hotel

We have just returned from a 3 night stay, Very comfortable hotel.The hotel is about a 10 minute walk from the town centre. On the first night we had dinner in the hotel, really nice, pipping hot. Dr... more


kathryne861, wrote review 16/01/2022

Weekend stay

What a beautiful old building, in a stunning location. Had a fabulous stay, staff very pleasant, helpful and always cheerful. Our room was spotless, spacious and comfortable with excellent views over ... more


Bobby H, wrote review 14/01/2022

Welcoming Hotel

Very comfortable hotel , just near town centre , excellent breakfast and evening meal .I had a spacious room , with a good view and I enjoyed wandering around Buxton to return to a cosy hotel and a go... more


cazmarch2020, wrote review 13/01/2022

Snowy Visit

We stayed and the Lee Wood for three days in order to visit family over the holiday period. We had one of the larger rooms at the front of the hotel, which had lovely views across to the hills. The ro... more


MadalynH7, wrote review 11/01/2022

Winter break

We booked a discounted rate with the hotel for room and breakfast for 2 nights and as there were few guests we were upgraded to a very spacious room. Everything was great - pleasant staff and pleasant... more