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The Peacock at Rowsley

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Bottesford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Peacock is a lovely quaint country hotel with lots of olde world charm with a hint of modern styling. The staff are very attentive and helpful. Very nice to be served tea on arrival with a home made shortbread biscuit and the breakfast was lovely. The room was nicely decorated but not luxurious, it didn't have the wow factor...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

staying in Matlock, we were looking for a lovely place to eat for our anniversary, the Peacock was recommended to us. we had a lovely welcome, we were taken through to the lovely bar area, where we had a drink and some nibbles while waiting to look through the menu, an amuse bouche was followed by taking us into the...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights early January. Fantastic welcome from all the staff. Throughout our stay the team at the Peacock managed to strike the difficult balance between professionalism and friendliness and offer both in abundance. We ate both nights and the food was superb, great flavours using quality ingredients. The same goes for breakfast. The room was very comfortable and...

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

You are most welcome and thank you for leaving the review. Very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and we'll hope to see you again.

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here between Christmas and New Year with our two little dogs. The highlights were the food and the staff who were all very helpful. The chef also paid particular care to cater for my vegetarian brother and his wife who could not have any alcohol in her food. We liked the information sheet every breakfast and enjoyed reading...

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed the break and we'll certainly pass on your comments to the team. We'll hope to see you again in 2017.

Manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good service and the food was excellent. Although fresh milk was delivered to the room on request there were no biscuits. is there a trend to stop providing biscuits in hotel rooms? The cost of the dinner from the menu prices would have been £50 for 2 courses and £62 for the 3 courses I chose. Hence I think...

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we'll hope to see you again in 2017.

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

For our New Year's Eve this year, we had a small gathering: Just my wife and I, celebrating also our 53rd wedding anniversary. For Pat's birthday lunch a couple of months previously, we had a larger gathering of 10 of the family. On both occasions the welcome was genuine, the food was superb, the ambience was perfect, and the celebrations...

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. So glad we could help to make the occasions memorable.

Suffolk, UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed as a family for 2 nights in one of their suites between Xmas and New Year. We loved the place. Superb food; stylish, relaxed and comfortable surroundings; but most of all a friendly can-do attitude from all their staff. Really different to many other places we have stayed. Brilliant - we will be back!

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

Very glad to hear it. Delighted we could make the break so special for you. Happy New Year!

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming character, lovely service and excellent food set in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside what more could you ask for. For the money you serenely got good value for it, I would highly recommend the Peacock to any and all.

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Jess G, General Manager at The Peacock at Rowsley, responded to this review

Very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and the food. Do visit again in 2017!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Peacock at Rowsley ... a diamond nestling in the grey slate landscape of Derbyshire. I cannot recommend it highly enough. A beautiful small hotel of 5 star quality; do not miss an opportunity to stay.

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What a lovely way to describe the hotel. Thank you so much! We'll look forward to seeing you again in 2017.

Xxxxxxx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff excellent. Room and facilities v good. Room we were in susceptible to noise and sound of bathroom from room above. Food well prepared but lacking flavour - pollock, rib eye had no taste at all. Perhaps review sourcing

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Thank you for the review. We'll pass your comments along and will hope to see you again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Peacock at Rowsley Restaurant
The Peacock at Rowsley Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, European
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1652 and a hotel since 1820, The Peacock has 14 bedrooms plus one suite and three dining rooms. The hotel has been awarded 3 Red Stars and 3 rosettes from the AA. Informal dining available in our cosy and atmospheric bar Monday through Saturday lunch and fine dining in our restaurant Monday through Saturday evenings. Private dining available with no extra charge. Excellent dry fly fishing on Derbyshire Wye. Located on A6 in Derbyshire Dales. Excellent walks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peacock at Rowsley

Address: Bakewell Road | Peak District, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Peak District National Park > Rowsley
Price Range: €218 - €293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Peacock at Rowsley 3*
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
The Peacock At Rowsley Hotel Rowsley
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