The Peacock at Rowsley

Access Statement


Our hotel is a grade 2 listed star building, sadly we have no lift. Please note that we have 2 steps into our hotel from the front door.


Guests are welcome to call or email to check our availability. We can send out information in larger fonts if preferred.The nearest mainline railway station is Chesterfield with accessible taxis available outside for the 20 minute journey to our hotel. We are about 3 miles from Bakewell and Matlock, both are easily accessible by foot or by bus. Shop mobility available on Wednesday in Bakewell and everyday in Chesterfield. Our accommodation is suitable for people with visual/hearing impairment who are accompanied. For accessible taxis we recommend AJAX based in Matlock.We strongly advise that all guests with a disability let us know before arrival.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

We have 3 disabled parking spaces at the side of the hotel. Guests are welcome to ring us on arrival to the car park and assistance and porterage can be given to the main entrance which is around 7-10 metres on tarmac and pavement from these allocated parking spaces. There are 2 steps to enter the hotel. We are dog friendly and can provide dog bowls and food.


We do not have any bedrooms suitable for wheelchair users as all bedrooms are on the 1st floor.Fire alarms are fitted in each bedroom. All bedrooms have remote control televisions and DVD players. All rooms have a hospitality tray and kettle. All bedrooms are carpeted and have wall and desk top and lighting. Room service menus are offered and we can work with any dietary requirements. Dogs are also welcome.

Bathroom, Shower-room & WC (Ensuite or Shared)

Each bedroom has private en-suite facilities and has a shower, bath or shower over bath. Bathroom floors are tiled. There are no support rails in our bathrooms.

Grounds and Gardens

Our garden is predominately grass with a gravel path which leads to a paved patio section which in summer has garden furniture out allowing guest to sit outside at other times of the year there is no furniture.

Additional Information

Our fire assembly point is in the main car park. Guests with hearing, visual or mobility difficulties are asked to advise reception in case of an evacuation.The hotel is completely non smoking, some rooms have fridges but we are happy to store any medication.

Application to join the Waiting List for the Peacock Fly Fishing Club

Please fill out the following form for your name to be added to the PFFC Waiting List. You will be contacted as soon as a position is available for you.