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By road from the South:
Take the M1 to junction 26 and follow the A610 towards Ripley. Follow the A610 until you reach the A6 and turn right.
At Cromford turn right at the traffic lights, and follow the road past the mill. Willersley Castle Hotel’s driveway is immediately on the left after you cross the bridge.
By road from the North:
Take the M1 to junction 28 and follow the A38 towards Derby. Follow signs to Matlock via the A615. At the roundabout in Matlock turn left and follow A6 through Matlock Bath to Cromford.
Turn left at traffic lights past the mill. Willersley Castle Hotel’s driveway is immediately on the left after you cross over the bridge.
Trains are available to Cromford on the Derby – Matlock line. It is advisable to check with your railway station for times and connections. Only limited services are available on Sundays.
Leave Cromford Station, turn right just before the bridge into the drive of Willersley Castle Hotel. The hotel is a 10 minute walk from Cromford station.
If a taxi is required, please arrange at Derby Station or before your journey, as there is no telephone at Cromford Station.
Nottingham East Midlands and Manchester airports are accessible by road and public transport.
Themed Nights at Abbot Hall Hotel & Willersley Castle in 2016
Enjoy great food, great entertainment, and a great night’s sleep on one of our fabulous Themed Evenings.
Enjoy a delicious dinner, followed by themed entertainment, a comfy bed for the night, and a hearty breakfast to start the next day – all for just £39 per person!
24th April: Best of British - Abbot Hall Hotel
8th May: Best of Cumbria - Abbot Hall Hotel
5th June: Italian Night - Abbot Hall Hotel
8th May: 1940s Night - Willersley Castle Hotel
10th July: 'Through the Decades' - Willersley Castle Hotel
14th August: Best of Derbyshire
At the end of 2015 Doug Emms retired as Hosting Secretary. The former House Director of Moorlands fulfilled 15 years in office as the Hosting Secretary, as well as undertaking the role on five previous occasions
A very big thank you to everyone who took part in our Centenary Quiz, and who, in the process, supported the important work of the Nigeria Health Care Project. Congratulations to our winner – Mrs. Audrey Evans of Peterborough – who wins a week’s holiday for two at any of our hotels in 2016. Two runners up received a free weekend break and a free superior room upgrade, and every correct entrant will also receive a £30 discount off the next holiday they book with us.