Wildhive Callow Hall

“Isabella Worsley has created a soothing place filled with quality details.” - AA Inspector



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A house of historical significance, Wildhive Callow Hall, started life as a private residence. It was converted into a hotel in the eighties by the Spencer family. Recently reopened under new ownership and after a multimillion pound refurbishment under the guidance of acclaimed London interior designer, Isabella Worsley. Expect natural and calming colours, bespoke wallpaper and an array of details and amenities in each room. The Treehouses and Hives have been equally well appointed and are very popular. Award-winning food is served in the architect-designed Garden Room and Bar. The Coach House offers a map room, an interactive room, a yoga studio and much more. Plenty of secure parking space, plus well kept grounds of 35 acres, comprising meadows, formal gardens and ancient woodland.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

4 Star Hotel
2-Rosette restaurant
Wildhive Callow Hall
Phone : 01335 300900


  • En-suite rooms: 15
  • Family rooms:
Room rates
  • Single room, minimum price: £189
  • Double room, minimum price: £189
Opening times
  • Open all year

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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