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The Peacock at Rowsley

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sheffield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner visited the Peacock in Feb 2017. It was a 10 year anniversary treat for us. On arrival we received a warm welcome and took a seat in the lounge area in front of a wood burner. Despite asking for a tea and a coffee we received 2 pots of tea - I'm not one to complain...

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

Thanks so much for your review. We'll pass your comments along to the team.

Gingins, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Peacock with my husband's parents having deliberated over several local hotels and were absolutely delighted from start to finish. We had booked a suite for the in laws as they needed a walk in shower, the bathroom was huge and there was a beautiful separate and very comfortable sitting area for them. They were suitably impressed!...

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

So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay so much and we will pass you comments along to the team. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were taken for a treat by my son Gareth & Lucy. As I pulled into the car park, I noticed the Maserati. Wow a Maserati and my Transit van (with new carpets). That's posh for you. Anyway, the staff were very professional (but not genuinely friendly). The food was amazing. The wine fantastic ( getting better...

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

Lovely to hear, thank you. We'll hope to see you again.

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is the only place that inspires me to do a review. We visit on a regular basis and it never fails. Thank you to Oliver- front of house (as charming as ever), the charming young lady from Brittany who served us, the chef and everyone behind the scenes. The food never ceases to impress and the service is faultless....

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

Thank you so much! Delighted to inspire a review. We'll look forward to seeing you again.

Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The hotel and staff are lovely, but we were expecting great things regarding the food but oh dear not to be. My duck liver starter had the most extraordinary chicken nuggets and oily glupe all over it. The venison main course was well cooked but on the plate with it was a whole carrot !? Why ? My husband had...

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

Thank you for the review and the feedback. We'll pass this along to the team. Delighted you enjoyed your breakfast!

Bottesford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

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

Thanks so much for the review and so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

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

Glad you enjoyed it and that we could help make it a special day :)

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

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 5 January 2017

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 4 January 2017

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.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: $310 - $460 (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
The Peacock At Rowsley UK - England
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