The Peacock at Rowsley has a rich history, dating back to 1652 when our beautiful hotel was built for the Steward of Haddon Hall. Haddon Hall, known to be one of the finest medieval manor houses in Britain, is just a few miles down the road and there is much to enjoy in its beautiful medieval […]Read more.
We are excited to have teamed up with our friends at Peak Walking Adventures to offer guests two guided walk days this Autumn. Historic Explorations The guided walks will begin with an exploration of Stanton Moor, with its mysterious tower and stone circle from the Bronze Age. The walk will then continue up the hillside from The […]Read more.
The Peacock at Rowsley is now listed in the Food & Drink Guide. Our guests have always appreciated the fantastic food that comes from The Peacock kitchen, as is evident in a recent review on the Mr & Mrs Smith website. We are thrilled to be featured in the guide, as gastronomy is at the core of our hotel […]Read more.
We are always delighted when our guests enjoy their stay at our boutique hotel, especially when they leave us wonderful reviews! Here is what you can look forward to at The Peacock at Rowsley in the words of one happy guest. “…after 10 minutes among the creaky but covetable armoire and armchairs, we’re ready for a post-M1 […]Read more.
As September is upon us and October knocks quietly, there is much on offer in the Peak District National Park. There are beautiful nature walks and trails, and if you know what to look for, plenty of foraging opportunities to contribute to a tasty autumnal meal. The Joys of Foraging Foraging is quite simply going […]Read more.
As the trout season nears its end, it is still possible to enjoy the rivers surrounding The Peacock at Rowsley from October and into the New Year. Grayling, among the most beautiful and respected freshwater fish, can be caught here in the Peak District during the autumn and winter months. Grayling Fishing Package From October we […]Read more.
We are excited to announce an all new calendar of events for the autumn months. Plenty of dates for your diary! To make a booking or for further details please contact our team on 01629 733518. 8 Oct – 2 Jan Grayling Fishing Package £189 (single room), £315 (twin & double), dinner, bed and breakfast This […]Read more.
Nestled away in Rowsley village, we regularly welcome families, friends, colleagues and couples celebrating life’s special moments. From birthdays, to wedding anniversaries, promotions and Christmas parties, it is our indulgent, fine dining menus that keep guests returning. With three AA rosettes to their name, our restaurant team are simply passionate about food. Every dish on […]Read more.
«Temple» by North Devon artist Sandy Brown was commissioned for Sotheby’s annual exhibition of monumental sculpture at Chatsworth House, Beyond Limits. The artist calls the temple “a temple for the self”, and has what Brown describes as a graduated entrance. As you approach the building you have to navigate stepping stones and ceremonial arches, and the entrance […]Read more.
If you have never visited the Chatsworth Country Fair, this weekend is the perfect time to start. Over the course of 3 days, the Chatsworth Country Fair is one of the most spectacular outdoor events in the country, with exciting displays in the Grand Ring (including The Ukranian Cossack Stunt Team and The Essex Dog Display Team), fantastic activities and exhibitions around […]Read more.