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Postcode: S32 | code search
Population: 1350
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George Hotel
"Good Points: Excellent attentive staff, very clean well appointed rooms, lovely food General review: Made a very enjoyable weekend break

Date visited: 2010-05-04 ..." More

George Hotel
"Good Points: Beautiful hotel, great location, friendly and helpful staff. General review: I only wish I had been able to stay longer.

Date visited: 2008-09-29 ..." More

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Between Buxton and Sheffield in Derbyshire lies the gritstone hill village of Hathersage, an extremely popular tourist location for many varied reasons. 5 mills once belched smoke over the surrounding countryside, the area being famous for the manufacturing of needles, buttons and pins among other things. Legend has it that Robin Hood’s comrade, Little John, hailed from Hathersage and it is believed that his final resting place was in a 10 foot long grave in the churchyard of St. Michael’s. In 1845, Charlotte Bronte stayed with a friend in the vicarage of St Michael’s church, and it is in Hathersage she reportedly found the inspiration for the village of Morton in Jane Eyre. It is no coincidence that a prominent Hathersage family for centuries happened to be the Eyres. Thornfield Hall was said to be based on Robert Eyre’s home at North Lees Hall which still stands today. Overlooking the village is Stanage Edge, popular with rock climbers of all abilities as it offers many grades of climbing difficulty. Weather permitting, swimmers can cool off in Hathersage’s outdoor pool. A thriving community with public amenities usually associated with larger towns, it still retains the peaceful tranquillity of the Peak District.


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George Hotel (0.15 miles)

George Hotel

The history of the George dates back to at least the fifteenth century and the oak beams and exposed interior stone walls give it a wonderfully welcoming and relaxed atmosphere further enhanced by open fires ... More | visit website

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Millstone Inn (0.64 miles)

Millstone Inn

From its setting in the wild beauty of the Peak Park, the Millstone affords panoramic views across the unspoiled Hope Valley. Yet the city of Sheffield is nearby, with Lady Bower and Howden reservoirs ... More | visit website

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The Plough Inn (0.81 miles)

The Plough Inn

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You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic ... More

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Sir William Hotel (2.46 miles)

Sir William Hotel

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Set high on the side of the Hope Valley, most rooms at the Sir William have panoramic views over the village and across the valley.

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Innkeepers Lodge (2.47 miles)

Innkeepers Lodge
** ALL OUR RATES INCLUDE COMPLIMENTARY CONTINENTAL BUFFET BREAKFAST ** Located on the A6187 six miles south of Sheffield, this lodge is best accessed from Junction 33 of the M1. Sharing its picturesque grounds with ... More | visit website
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Maynard Arms (2.47 miles)

Maynard Arms

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Boasting a peaceful location in the beautiful Peak District, this enchanting property, dating back over 100 years, has been extensively refurbished to offer modern comforts whilst still maintaining its period features. Named ... More

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Yorkshire Bridge Inn (2.61 miles)

Yorkshire Bridge Inn
'Freehouse of the Year' Publican Awards 2000 and 2001 and 2004, we were judged in the top six countrywide.

Yorkshire Bridge Inn is privately owned and has so much to offer for visitors to the Peak ... More | visit website
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Chequers Inn (3.40 miles)

Chequers Inn

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A traditional country inn with full hotel facilities. Directly underneath Froggatt Edge, one of the areas greatest climbing and walking regions.Very close to Chatsworth House, Eyam Hall, Bakewell,Castleton.
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Underleigh House (3.71 miles)

Underleigh House
Set in an idyllic and peaceful location amidst glorious scenery, this extended cottage and barn conversion (dating from 1873) is the perfect base for exploring the Peak District. Nestling under Lose Hill, Underleigh is in ... More | visit website
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The Samuel Fox Country Inn (3.71 miles)

The Samuel Fox Country Inn

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The Samuel Fox Country Inn is situated in the pretty village of Bradwell. The building underwent a full refurbishment in July 2008 making it modern and stylish while still retaining ... More

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