Cliff House | Sleeps 13 - 26 Delegates

At A Glance

  • 13 guests in single rooms or up to 26 in shared rooms
  • 2 separate dwellings (main house and cottage) 
  • 13 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms or en suites across 2 dwellings on site
  • The meeting space in the impressive dining room is extremely spacious and offers flexible meeting styles
  • Several break out spaces in the lounges, kitchen, open plan landing with sofas and cottage on site
  • Fabulous games room in the cottage with a pool table
  • Outdoor seating and a BBQ in a large  garden with views of the countryside

Key Facts

Cliff House can accommodate 13 guests if single occupancy or up to 26  if delegates can share rooms at full capacity. 

A few of the rooms can accommodate up to 4 guests sharing. 

There are 13 bedrooms in total over the 2 dwellings and they are broken down as follows:

The main house has 10 bedrooms, 9 can be made up as twins or doubles, and 4 of these rooms have an extra set of bunk beds or single beds.

1 room is a fixed double.

There are 6 en suites and 2 shared bathrooms.

The cottage has 3 bedrooms 2 of which can be made as twins or doubles, a further a fixed double room, and there is 1 shared bathroom.

The dining room is ideal for holding your meeting, seating 26 delegates in a formal boardroom style.  Alternative layouts allow for more seating with a more informal layout. 

2 lounges in the main house work well for break out spaces, with additional spaces in the kitchen, where there is informal seating for up to 8 delegates around a farmhouse style kitchen table, and the open plan first floor landing where there are comfy sofas.

A further break out space in the cottage is also available as an alternative and informal space to relax. Here you will find a large comfy sofa, kitchenette and games room space with a pool table, table football, dartboard and a wall-mounted TV.

Well equipped kitchen, all beds requested made up on arrival, hand towels in each bathroom and a bath towel per guest, flipcharts with paper and pens, ample parking and free Wi-Fi.

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Perfect For

Cliff House offers boutique style accommodation in one of the best positions in the Peak District just outside Bakewell overlooking the stunning Monsal Dale.

  • Fantastic self-catering facilities or reward your team with a visit to one of the local country pubs, just a minutes stroll away
  • ​Meetings in a less formal environment in a rural village setting
  • Good location for the adventurous – to inspire your team to abseil from the nearby viaduct
  • A healthy mix of team building and business can be achieved
  • A selection of ‘hotel’ designed luxury bedrooms and bathrooms/ en suites

Cliff House Corporate Availability

We know that planning a corporate event can be challenging and we are here to help. You can choose to book online using the corporate availability calendar or alternatively we can provide you with a bespoke quote based on your individual requirements. 

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Location & Transport Links

The location of Cliff House is:

Monsal Head, Nr Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1NL
Approximate GPS coordinates: 53.241763, -1.724295
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Chesterfield (direct trains from London 1hr 45 mins) 13.8 miles (25 mins drive)

Buxton (direct trains from Manchester) 11 miles (15 mins drive)

Sheffield (direct trains from London, Manchester and Birmingham) 16 miles (30 mins drive)

Manchester Airport (26 miles) within 50 min drive time
East Midlands (53 miles) approx 1hr 10 mins drive time


Dining Room seating for 14 guests
View through to the 2nd lounge area
Bedroom 2 Double or twin with en suite
Bedroom 6 Twin or Double with Bunk Beds
Bedroom 9 Double or Twin with 2 single beds also
Bedroom 10 Master Bedroom - sleeps 5
Landscaped sunken garden with BBQ area
Main dining room
2nd lounge
Bedroom 10 Master Room with en suite
The Games Room in Cliff Cottage
Landscaped sunken garden with BBQ area

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