Set next to the famous Roaches Rocks, Roaches Hall is one of our flagship venues rich in history. A Victorian hunting lodge dating back to the 1800’s it was once owned by Sir Philip Brocklehurst and used as his private zoo. From Yaks to Wallabies the Roaches were the home to all manner of interesting creatures brought back from his ventures across the world.
- 13 bedrooms
- 11 bath/ shower rooms
- Dining room for 34 guests
- Large social spaces to relax
- Walks from the front door to the world famous Roaches Rocks in 10 minutes
Nowadays Roaches Hall has been adopted to a wonderful self catering venue for 30 guests. It has walks straight from the front door over Hen Cloud and onto the Roaches Rocks, world famous for its hikes and rock climbing. Not only that but from many a window you have views across the Peak District and all its beauty.
The Hall itself has 13 bedrooms (25 beds), 11 bath/shower rooms, so you have plenty of space for all your group to be together under one roof.
There is a large dining room that can sit 34 guests, with easy access to a kitchen where the budding chefs in your group can cook up a lovely meal for everyone. If you want to just sit back and relax you can also bring in a caterer who can do the cooking, serving, and cleaning up, so you don’t have to lift a finger but just enjoy the evening.
For relaxing, this exclusive use venue in the Peak District has a large dining room with a big LCD TV, comfy chesterfield sofas, and incredible views onto the Peak District. There is also a second smaller lounge where you will find a pool table, and a downstairs mini Xbox snug for the kids to play some games. Finally you will find that there is a table football, outdoor table tennis table, and lots of books and DVDs at the venue.
Recently a state of the art Ohm music system has been put in place allowing each individual social room to have it’s own surround system, which can be connected to any other room. Allowing multiple parties in multiple rooms.
For those that enjoy the great outdoors, not only are you in an area of outstanding natural beauty, but Roaches Hall has its own private garden with space to set up activities such as Archery or Lazor Clay Pigeon shooting, feel free to ask us and we can make some recommendations.
Marquees are possible to set up depending on the size, but we do charge more for day guests.
We don’t have a wedding license here, but it is possible to bring host your reception, and there are many local churches and registry offices in the area.