24. 2 on ground floor.
lounge, bar, 2 restaurants, 2 private dining rooms, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV (Freeview), ½-acre grounds (putting), river fishing nearby.
all ages welcomed.
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 per room B&B from £244, D,B&B from £343. Set menus £49.50 (plus 5% service levy on all prices). 1-night bookings sometimes refused.
Good Hotel Guide Review
Teatime brings ‘some of the nicest, warm, home-baked scones’ at this ‘welcoming’, ‘beautifully kept’, traditional hotel on the Chatsworth estate. It is owned by the Duke of Devonshire; Philip Joseph, the manager, ‘runs it very well’. Across the oldest part of the hotel (the once-upon-a-time Peacock Inn) and the newer Devonshire wing, ‘very attractive’, refurbished bedrooms each has its own charm (‘though I wish they’d make one with a walk-in shower’). All have ‘welcoming touches’: assorted hot drinks, biscuits, ‘large, thick bathrobes’. In the modern Gallery restaurant and the informal Garden Room, new chef Adam Hill’s cooking is ‘pretty faultless’, as regular visitors discovered in 2016. ‘Our Kitchen Table menu was well balanced and beautifully presented – delicious mushroom and wild garlic soup; wild sea bass timed to perfection; sweet, tender local lamb.’ Cross the adjacent parkland to reach the stately home – or stay in and soak up the ‘lovely’ atmosphere. ‘A morning cuppa sitting up in bed and looking across the estate doesn’t get much better!’ (Padi and John Howard, Beverley Adams, Susan Willmington)
Escape on Sunday
Blues on Monday? Then Escape on Sunday at the Cavendish Hotel, set on the Chatsworth Estate. A beautifully appointed room, Cavendish cream tea with a glass of Laurent Perrier on arrival, three course dinner in the Gallery Restaurant from Chef Alan Hill’s seasonal menu and Country Breakfast in the morning. A perfect Escape, refreshed for the challenges of another week! The Cavendish is the closest Hotel to Chatsworth House and is a mere 20 minute walk across open fields to the front of the Hotel. £259 per room per night for two people sharing a double room. A 5% service levy is added to all accounts for distribution directly to staff. Please mention the Good Hotel Guide when booking.
10% discount voucher
This hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 10% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. To take advantage of this offer, you must present the voucher at the time of booking.
Guide Book Vouchers
This hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 25% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. Each printed copy of the Guide contains six vouchers worth in total about £150.Buy the guide
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Sir Richard Arkwright's cotton mill,where he pioneered the development of the spinning machine and revolutionised the manufacture of cloth.
Known by many as the 'Palace of the Peak', this grand 17th-century house and is set in stunning landscaped grounds.