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Portland House c1870 - your BIG Party House!

Matlock Bath, Derbyshire

BEST CHOICE Essential 2 Night Breaks - you save £500! (for 12 to 24 guests)

5* Portland House c1870 is a newly renovated Grand Residence combining a sense of history with full-on contemporary comfort

Sink into custom made leather Chesterfield sofas, relax in the games bar room and enjoy the double BBQs in the historic walled garden

Summon your friends and family with one of the 13 Downton Abbey servants bells! 12 gorgeous bedrooms (11 bathrooms, 1 cloakroom) ensure that everyone sleeps in luxury

Portland House c1870 is historically noted as having the most complete location in the Derwent Valley World Heritage site

Being on the edge of the famous tourist town of Matlock Bath you can stroll along to the play parks and thermal springs in Derwent Gardens; the newly restored, oldest pleasure gardens in the UK

Follow the pedestrian path in to Matlock Bath and one of the many restaurants and attractions - including Heights of Abraham Cable Cars

185 attractions nearby and 20 Michelin eateries also add to the appeal for any age...

Special Features

13 Downton Abbey servants bells
12 beautiful bedrooms & bath/cloakrooms
“Top 10 UK Country House”
1 Bar games room
ALL exclusively yours!


Portland House c1870 in Matlock Bath near Chatsworth features: - 12 gorgeous bedrooms (double & twin, GF accessible bedroom en-suite), 10 en-suites, 1 main bathroom, 1 cloakroom - Reception hallway - Impressive sitting room comfortably seating everyone - Delightful dining room seating everyone - An extremely well equipped kitchen and a caterers kitchen - Games bar room Beautiful kitchen is fully equipped with double ovens, American fridge freezer, marble worktops Wi-Fi, large flatscreen TV, Sky, DVD player, games, books, i-pod player You can self-cater at Portland House or treat yourselves to special services: - experienced catering - vintage English tea party - cupcake or cocktail making - guided walks with picnic or brewery tour - pampering or murder mystery.


Private car park for 10+, visiting spa treatments, 2 built in BBQs.

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Local Area

Central location: 1 hour: Manchester, Nottingham, Sheffield, Derby. 2 hours: London St.Pancras to Chesterfield. 185 amazing attractions nearby include Heights of Abraham, Gullivers Kingdom toddler-friendly theme park, Arkwrights UNESCO World Heritage Site and Chatsworth House. Try 1 of many walks from the doorstep into the breath-taking Amber Valley with the panoramic views Matlock Bath is famous for Alton Towers, Bolsover Castle little knight school, Buxton and Go Ape are also popular. Hire bikes, child & baby equipment on the Monsal Trail (car free) 14 Michelin eateries, award-winning pubs and nearby restaurants appeal to all tastes Guest privileges at cafes, cycle hire and local attractions all add to the appeal Nearest Airport: Manchester (45 miles) East Midlands (40 mile) Nearest Station: Matlock Bath, Chesterfield (2 hours to London)

Pubs, bars, and restaurants

  • Great choice (0Km)



  • Manchester (60Km)


Visit England, Visit Britain Tourist Board

Peak District Environmental Quality Mark

Trip Advisor

Essential Information

  • Sleeps 24 people in 12 bedrooms Bed Linen is provided
  • 11 Baths
  • 11 Showers
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 10+


View availability

Short breaks?

All year round

Changeover day


Facilities and Amenities


  • Double Rooms: 4
  • Twin Rooms: 8
  • Cots: 1


  • WiFi/Internet
  • Wheelchair access

For your entertainment

  • TV
  • iPod dock

Sky TV, Bar Room with games

In the kitchen

  • Cooker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • High chair provided


  • Garden
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Parking

Nearby Activities

  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Horse riding
  • Watersports


Dates Price
Prices from
1st Jan 2017 - 31st Dec 2018

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