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Derwent House, an Elegant Georgian property sleeping up to 12.
An elegant oak-panelled dining room seating 12 people
The main sitting room
A large, superbly equipped kitchen
A celebratory meal for 12 people
The log burning stove
The snug, ideal for a glass of wine, to read a book, or watch the cook!
An elegant historic property.
Large cooker ideal for large groups
An additional dining table in the kitchen
A touch of elegance
The master bedroom
An en-suite bedroom overlooking Knowleston gardens.
Another en-suite bedroom
Twin bedded en-suite bedroom
Each bedroom, individually styled
The main bathroom with roll-top bath
One of the ensuite bathrooms
Ready to welcome you to stay!
Derwent House, c1753
Derwent House, Matlock Derbyshire
Secure cycle store available next door at our B&B property
Visit the stunning Peak District scenery
River Derwent opposite Derwent House
The award winning Green Flag Hall Leys Park
Enjoy the cafes and independent shops in Matlock
Just one of the wonderful antique and vintage shops
A range of fantastic attractions for all ages
An elegant oak-panelled dining room seating 12 people
The main sitting room
A large, superbly equipped kitchen
A celebratory meal for 12 people

Derwent House, Matlock, Peak District, Derbyshire

Sleeps 6 - 12 6 Bedrooms 12 Dining

Large Georgian house sleeping 12 for family holidays and weekends with friends in Matlock in the Peak District

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Derwent House, Matlock, Peak District, Derbyshire, sleeps 6 - 12 in 6 bedrooms.

Derwent House is ideal for up to 12 guests. The layout of the house allows for socialising together, while providing space for all in the varied living rooms. The house is ideal for extended family groups, friendship groups and gatherings for special occasions.

The ground floor has 2 lounges, a Georgian style dining room ideal for a special occasion, a large well-equipped kitchen with additional dining seating and a utility room. The kitchen has ample cooking facilities for large groups including 2 ovens, 7 gas burners and a large fridge. The utility room houses laundry facilities.

The stairs, with original Georgian balustrade, lead to the first floor on which 4 of the bedrooms are situated. The king-size master bedroom has an original Georgian fireplace. Opposite is a twin room with views over Knowleston gardens and an en suite shower room. Towards the back of the house are 2 further double en suite bedrooms. The large Victorian-style panelled bathroom with free standing bath with hand held shower is on this floor.

On the second floor are 2 further bedrooms, a large twin with views over Knowleston Gardens, and a double room with en suite shower room.

Outside is a courtyard area with ample seating for guests which provides a place to sit and relax during the day or for an early evening drink. The house faces onto Knowleston Gardens and is next to the award winning Hall Leys Park, with boating lake, play area, cafe and other facilities.

Within short driving distances are attractions to suit all tastes: walking and climbing throughout the Peak District, historic towns and villages including Bakewell and Buxton, historic houses such as Chatsworth, Alton Towers and much more.

Derwent House is available for short breaks and longer stays throughout the year. Our aim is to provide a welcoming place to stay, with high quality furnishings and well-equipped to meet the needs of large groups. All our prices are fully inclusive. Breakfast can be provided if required.


Dog Friendly

Please contact us if you would like to bring a pet.

Disabled Facilities

The property has 3 floors and all bedrooms are accessed via the stairs to the first and second floor. There are also stairs to enter the house.


A telephone is provided in the house. WiFi is provided and is accessible throughout the house.


Large superbly equipped kitchen with additional table and seating. The kitchen includes a great range of equipment ideal for group gatherings.

Dining Room

Large oak-panelled light dining room with bay window and oak table seating 12 people. An ideal place for a special meal.

Sitting Room

2 sitting rooms. The front room has television and audio facilities. The snug is ideal to sit and chat and looks onto the large kitchen.

TV and Music Facilities

Television and stereo system in the main front sitting room. A bluetooth speaker is provided in the dining room.

Games Room

There is no games room.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating and wood burner located in front sitting room.


6 individually styled bedrooms, each with drawer and wardrobe space.


Bed linen and towels provided for each guest. Tea towels are also provided.


Victorian style main bathroom plus 4 en suite shower rooms and additional WC/hand basin.

Children's Facilities

Cot and high chair available. Stair gates fitted at top and bottom of the main staircase.


Enclosed courtyard area at rear of house with seating, table and varied planting. The house is next to the green-flag award winning Hall Leys Park.

Swimming Pool

There is no swimming pool.


Parking is available on road in front of the house. During the day cars come and go but spaces become available regularly if it is busy.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

3 night weekends and 4 night midweeks available. All prices fully inclusive.

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Derwent House

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £2100
2 Night Weekend
From £1500
3 Night Weekend
From £1500
Midweek per night
From £475

Late Deals

May half term 2024 Late Deals

31.05.24 3 night weekend £1575

April 2024 Late Deals

3 night weekend £1500 starting 12th April or full week £2100

May 2024 Late Deals

3 night weekend £1500 starting 17th May or full week £2100

Christmas 2024 Late Deals

3 nights £2900; 4-7 nights from 20th December £3200

New Year 2024/25 Late Deals

3 nights £2900; 4-7 nights from 28th December £3200


In the market town of Matlock, Derbyshire on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Good selection of shops, restaurants, pubs, wine bars, art galleries and a swimming pool.

  • Matlock bus station, 500 yards.
  • Matlock, 500 yards.
  • Derwent House is located in the centre of Matlock, a thriving market town with varied shops, restaurants and pubs.
  • Sainsbury (Matlock), Co-op and M&S Food all within walking distance.
  • Varied pubs, bars and restaurants within 5 minutes walk from house.
  • East Midlands, 24 miles.

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