From countryside strolls to hikes and climbs, you’ll find a multitude of walks for all abilities through the picturesque Peak District and choosing to stay at the Izaak Walton Hotel offers you the perfect starting point or stopover.

We have collated below seven popular walks near or around the hotel along with links to the websites who originally posted them to allow you download guides.  Printed guides for all the walks are also available at Reception.  Please note not all of these walks start at the hotel, so be sure to check the directions.

We also have “Around & About” maps available from Reception for £3.99 which cover a variety of local areas including Ilam, Hartington and Bakewell.

Packed lunches are available for your days out when booked in advance and cost £9.95.

The Izaak Walton Hotel is located in the Derbyshire Peak District near the villages of Thorpe, Ilam & Tissington. East Midlands Airport is 34 miles away whilst Manchester Airport is 41 miles.

If using satnav or google maps, our postcode is DE6 2AY.

Alternatively you can follow the brown tourist signs through Ashbourne to Dovedale and you will find the Izaak Walton Hotel set in the middle of the Dovedale Valley.