East Lodge

“Enjoy a peaceful break at this charming country house hotel” - VisitEngland Assessor


Rowsley, Derbyshire

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East Lodge is a beautiful small manor house set in ten acres of landscaped gardens. Bedrooms are sumptuously decorated with lovely furniture and many thoughtful touches. Excellent Sunday lunches and afternoon teas are served, and the breakfasts are outstanding. East Lodge is a great venue for a wedding or a big get-together, and Chatsworth House is just three miles away.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

4 Star Hotel
Gold Award
Breakfast Award
Suitable for visually impaired guests
Suitable for older and less mobile guests
Suitable for hearing impaired guests
East Lodge
East Lodge Country House Hotel and Restaurant, Rowsley, Bakewell, MATLOCK, Derbyshire, DE4 2EF
Phone : 01629 734474

About the area

Discover Derbyshire

The natural features of this central English county range from the modest heights of the Peak District National Park, where Kinder Scout stands at 2,088 ft (636 m), to the depths of its remarkable underground caverns, floodlit to reveal exquisite Blue John stone. Walkers and cyclists will enjoy the High Peak Trail which extends from the Derwent Valley to the limestone plateau near Buxton, and for many, the spectacular scenery is what draws them to the area.

The county is well endowed with stately homes – most notably Chatsworth, the palatial home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, with its outstanding collections of paintings, statuary and art. Other gems include the well preserved medieval Haddon Hall, the Elizabethan Hardwick Hall, and Kedleston Hall, whose entrance front has been described as the grandest Palladian façade in Britain.

The spa town of Matlock is the county’s administrative centre and other major towns of interest include Derby and the old coal mining town of Chesterfield, with its crooked spire. Around the villages of Derbyshire, look out for the ancient tradition of well dressing, the decorating of springs and wells – the precious sources of life-sustaining water – with pictures formed from flowers.

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