Welcome to
The Poachers Arms

First of all we would like to offer you a warm welcome to The Poachers Arms website. We have converted The Poachers Arms from a public house and restaurant into a warm spacious, high quality country house.

Here we can sleep 30 people with 9 ensuite double bedrooms, fibre broadband, a modern spacious kitchen, a fully working bar, and a large conservatory/dining room to seat you all around one big table.

Outside we have safe and secure children’s play area, hot tub and charcoal bbq and not forgetting the lockable secure shed for your outdoor equipment such as bikes.


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Welcome to
The Poachers Arms

First of all we would like to offer you a warm welcome to The Poachers Arms website. We have converted The Poachers Arms from a public house and restaurant into a warm spacious, high quality country house.

Here we can sleep 30 people with 9 ensuite double bedrooms, fibre broadband, a modern spacious kitchen, a fully working bar, and a large conservatory/dining room to seat you all around one big table.

Outside we have safe and secure children’s play area, hot tub and charcoal bbq and not forgetting the lockable secure shed for your outdoor equipment such as bikes.


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Beautifully restored guest house for up to 30 people

Services at a glance


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Home Entertainment

If you prefer to stay indoors or on a rainy day we have 14 Freeview TVs, 2 of which are Smart. Digital radio and CD player with speakers throughout the ground floor. Adult table football table and fibre broadband throughout.
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Original working bar

After a busy day exploring the wonderful Peak District why not gather together and sit and relax with a glass or two in The Poachers Bar. We can supply you with barrels of beer; lager and cider at cost price for those late night get togethers and aspiring landlords! Or if you wish to be waited on we can offer you bar staff at an extra cost * please contact Lisa or Jenny on the contact list* and as a final bonus we have separate ladies and gents toilets downstairs next to the bar with baby changing facilities.
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Lounge areas

Why not sit back and relax in our spacious lounges in front of the fires and stream a film on our 40” smart TV.
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Kitchen

The large kitchen has plenty of equipment to cater for large parties including two range cookers, two microwaves, two toasters, an American fridge freezer with ice machine, two dishwashers, two kettles and also a mains filled hot water boiler to save waiting for a cuppa. Also there’s a washing machine and tumble dryer for if you get a bit grubby climbing Mam Tor!
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Secure Shed

Our lockable shed has plenty of room for your bikes and other outdoor equipment.
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Children’s area

Inside we have a children’s corner with a smart TV, Play station 3 and games, board games, books, children’s air hockey and table football table.
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Outdoor children’s play area

This area is safe and secure for the smaller members of the party to let off some steam! There’s a slide, swings, small climbing wall and an outside table tennis table.
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Dining areas

The main dining area is in the large conservatory with ample seating for everyone to sit together around one large table .This also doubles up as a conference room. In the kitchen there is a large island with barstools, also extra tables and chairs for those breakfast get-togethers.
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Hot tub

We have a covered hot tub on the patio just outside of the conservatory where we also have a charcoal bbq.
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Catering

If you don’t fancy cooking for everyone we offer an outside caterer who will come and cater for you all from large dinner parties to small bbqs or some packed lunches. Or if you fancy a full English breakfast we can arrange this for you *minimum order of 10 meals (Please contact Lisa or Jenny on the contact list.)
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Car Parking

Here you need not worry about finding a space nearby or car parking charges as The Poachers has its own private car park which can easily hold 25 cars!

Located in the heart of the Peak District

Customer Reviews

  • John, Laura, and friends
    "We all had a wonderful stay, the Poachers is amazing, the bedrooms and the bar were excellent. Thank you!"
    John, Laura, and friends
    April 2017
  • Tristan, Yvonne and friends
    "What a fantastic week! A perfect base for exploring the peaks - but also so much on the doorstep: tennis / swimming / outdoor shops! We’ve had a very busy week - walking / canoeing / Alton Towers / Chatsworth House etc. etc."
    Tristan, Yvonne and friends
    May 2017
  • MTP Software
    "Perfect location for a team building retreat. Lots of lovely long walks in between presentations and games. A total success! Highly recommend the 'pull your own' bar and Thornbridge ales. Thank you!"
    MTP Software
    May 2017
  • Michael, Sue and Family
    "Thank you so much for this lovely place. Great area for walking - make sure you walk up Mam Tor and visit the beautiful Chatsworth House."
    Michael, Sue and Family
    April 2017
  • Reeves and Company
    "Wonderful and productive stay for the whole team. Facilities were great, just what we needed. We hope to come again. Many thanks."
    Reeves and Company
    April 2017
  • Eireen Wallace
    "Lovely stay, lovely guest house - had a great time. So many things to keep the kids occupied while the grown ups had fun
    Would love to come again xxx."
    Eireen Wallace
    May 2017
  • Sally, Rob and Family
    "Thanks for a lovely week at the Poachers - a superb building. Fab hot tub and bar area - well worth a visit. Bought some beautiful things from David Mellor. Wonderful visit to Chatsworth - amazing gardens. Thank you very much."
    Sally, Rob and Family
    April 2017
 

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Complete the online booking form below to request the dates you would like to hire The Poachers Arms. We will contact you with confirmation or alternative dates and take payment over the phone.

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