The Star | Sleeps 9 - 18 Delegates

At A Glance

  • 9 guests in single rooms and up to 18 in shared rooms
  • 3 separate dwellings (main house and 2 cottages)
  • 9 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms or en suites across the site
  • 3 adjoining cottages all with their own lounge and dining areas /break out rooms
  • Equal distance from Buxton and Bakewell – great activities and places to eat
  • Impressive glass roof dining area with table to seat up to 16 on one large table or up to 24 when tables separated (mixture of chairs and benches)
  • Superb outside area with outdoor seating and BBQ 
  • Traditional bar billiards table
  • Quintessential Peak District village location

Key Facts

The Star can accommodate 9 delegates in single occupancy or up to 18 if able to share rooms. However there are a few rooms that have additional bunk beds should you be able to accept more to a room.

Between the 3 dwellings you have 9 bedrooms and they are broken down as below:

Star House

5 bedrooms which can all be made as twins or doubles  3 have en suites and 2 rooms have use of the shared bathroom.

Star Barn

2 bedrooms both can be made as a twin or double and have en suites.

Slaters Cottage

2 bedrooms both can be made as a twin or double, 1 has its own private separate bathroom and 1 has an en suite.

Perfect for 16 when sitting in boardroom style or up to 24 when tables are separated and a more informal layout.

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

This property sits in the heart of the village of Taddington. Though from the outside it appears as a row of cottages, The Star has been cleverly renovated into an exclusive venue with an impressive spacious interior. 9 bedrooms sprawled over 3 properties all with their own lounge and dining areas gives you the flexibility to have smaller group meetings or team building activities whilst there is the space for you all to unite together.

  • Flexibility for the whole group to be together, yet with independent dwellings offers privacy and opportunity for smaller groups to break off
  • Great venue for business meetings and team building
  • In the heart of the Peak District with great walks from the doorstep
  • High ratio of bedrooms to bathrooms
  • Super budget friendly option for smaller, more informal groups


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 The Star is:

Star House, 4, Main Road,  Taddington, Buxton, SK17 9TU
Approximate GPS coordinates: 53.236572, -1.788391
What3words for the exact location: ///nicer.proper.divides

Macclesfield (direct trains from London 1hr 45mins) 17.5 miles (35 mins drive)

Buxton (direct trains from Manchester) 6 miles (10 mins drive)
Chesterfield (direct trains from London, Manchester & Birmingham) 19 miles (35 mins drive)

Manchester Airport (31 miles) within 1 hr 10 mins drive time.
East Midlands (53 miles) approx 1hr 20 mins drive time
Birmingham (72 miles) 1 hr 30 mins drive time


External view of the property
Dramatic Dining Area in Star House (seating 16-24)
Light and airy living area in Star House
Well equipped kitchen in Star House
Super Private Garden
Star House - Bedroom 3 with En suite
Star House - Bedroom 4 double or twin
Star House - Bedroom 5
External Rear View of The Star
Star Barn Lounge
Star Barn - Bedroom 1 double or twin with en suite
Traditional bar billiards table
Cosy Sitting Room in Star House
Lounge in Star House
Slaters Cottage lounge area

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