The George and Dragon is situated in Ashbourne’s market square, the perfect place to stay when enjoying a break in the peak district. We are close to;
  • Carsington water
  • Chatsworth House
  • Monsal Head
  • Bakewell
  • Matlock/ Gullivers Kingdom
  • Alton Towers (approximately 20 minutes drive)
  • Leek
  • Belper
  • Uttoxeter Race Course
There are also many local events that take place throughout the year. These include;                               
  • Shrove tide (this takes place over Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday)
  • Ashbourne Arts Festival – June
  • Highland Gathering – July
  • Ashbourne Show- August
  • Christmas Market- December
  • Boxing Day Meynel hunt, gathers in the market square at noon.
  • Local weekly markets - ThursdaySaturday
  • Vintage Market last Sunday in every month.