Welcome to The Glenorchy Centre, a Grade II listed building nestled in the historic Derbyshire market town of Wirksworth. Situated on the southern edge of the captivating Peak District National Park, this charming 3* hostel accommodation is a cyclist's dream come true, offering the perfect base to explore the scenic wonders of the region.


For groups of cyclists seeking a memorable and adventure-filled getaway, The Glenorchy Centre is an ideal choice. With self-catering facilities, the center caters to weekend breaks and longer holidays, providing a comfortable and convenient stay for small groups and larger family gatherings alike. The spacious accommodation can host up to 26 guests, offering four bedrooms, three of which are dormitory-style with 4, 8, and 12 beds, along with a separate 2-bed room. Additionally, all bedding is thoughtfully provided, ensuring a restful night's sleep after a day of thrilling cycling expeditions.


The Glenorchy Centre has tailored its amenities to cater to the needs of cycling groups, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable stay. With two blocks of showers and toilets, cyclists can freshen up and unwind after their exhilarating rides. Moreover, the dedicated disabled/leaders wet room adds an extra touch of accessibility for all guests. The center's prime location in Wirksworth places it at the heart of cycling routes, offering easy access to an array of scenic trails and pathways, making it the perfect starting point for cyclists to explore and investigate the surrounding countryside.


Wirksworth itself is a treasure trove for cyclists, boasting picturesque landscapes and charming streets waiting to be discovered. Embark on scenic rides through the breathtaking Peak District National Park, where you'll be greeted with rolling hills, lush green valleys, and panoramic vistas. Cyclists of all skill levels will find something to suit their preferences, from leisurely rides along the scenic Cromford Canal to more challenging routes across the rugged moorlands. When the day's adventures come to an end, Wirksworth's warm hospitality and inviting local attractions provide the perfect backdrop for a well-deserved evening of relaxation.


For cycling enthusiasts seeking an unforgettable experience in the heart of the UK's countryside, The Glenorchy Centre in Wirksworth is the ultimate destination. Explore the beauty of the Peak District, soak in the history of the town, and create cherished memories with your cycling companions at this cyclist-friendly Grade II listed accommodation. Get ready to pedal your way to an extraordinary holiday filled with camaraderie and exploration.


Visit England 3 Star Hostel 26 Beds, Hostel Type Accommodation 2 Shower Blocks Ground Floor Disabled Access - Lower Floor with Assitance Self Catering - Full Kitchen Centrally Heated Free Wifi TV and DVD Table Tennis Table Snooker Table


Who uses The Glenorchy Centre?

Cycling Groups Walking Groups Uniform Groups Family Groups Church Groups School Groups Outdoor Pursuits Everyone! Large Groups


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