Glendon Guest House



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Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
There is no access to the general public. We and reduced the current maximum numbers of guests to 10 at the current time to further enhance social distancing. We have also implemented a minimum 2-night stay policy at this time to further reduce the number of guests. In terms of soft furnishings in rooms, they have been reduced to a minimum and will be rotated when guests depart and securely stored for 72 hours to avoid contamination before being rotated back into a guest room. All cleaning and service is supervised by the owner.


A fine Victorian townhouse, located on a quiet road in the centre of the quaint market town of Matlock, Derbyshire. Glendon offers guests exceptional hospitality ina period residence. Each room has en-suite facilities, a silent mini fridge and a range of additional features. There is a large sitting and dining room that provides a sense of space for all. We have onsite car parking, an electric charge point and secure cycle storage. We are located at the side of an award winning park and close to local amenities. An ideal base to explore Derbyshirend the Peak District.

Glendon Guest House
7 Knowleston Place, Matlock, DERBYSHIRE, DE43BU
Phone : 01629584732

About the area

Discover Derbyshire

The natural features of this central English county range from the modest heights of the Peak District National Park, where Kinder Scout stands at 2,088 ft (636 m), to the depths of its remarkable underground caverns, floodlit to reveal exquisite Blue John stone. Walkers and cyclists will enjoy the High Peak Trail which extends from the Derwent Valley to the limestone plateau near Buxton, and for many, the spectacular scenery is what draws them to the area.

The county is well endowed with stately homes – most notably Chatsworth, the palatial home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, with its outstanding collections of paintings, statuary and art. Other gems include the well preserved medieval Haddon Hall, the Elizabethan Hardwick Hall, and Kedleston Hall, whose entrance front has been described as the grandest Palladian façade in Britain.

The spa town of Matlock is the county’s administrative centre and other major towns of interest include Derby and the old coal mining town of Chesterfield, with its crooked spire. Around the villages of Derbyshire, look out for the ancient tradition of well dressing, the decorating of springs and wells – the precious sources of life-sustaining water – with pictures formed from flowers.

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