Classic country pubs with rooms in Derbyshire that are perfect for a spring escape

Now is the time to start planning your spring holiday
The Farmhouse at Mackworth Derby is an 18th century farmhouse that features on our list | Image Ria GheiThe Farmhouse at Mackworth Derby is an 18th century farmhouse that features on our list | Image Ria Ghei
The Farmhouse at Mackworth Derby is an 18th century farmhouse that features on our list | Image Ria Ghei

We expect to see more of the sun, which means it’s time to get out and about to enjoy the most welcome spring sunshine.

An ideal way to celebrate a long weekend - we’re thinking lazy, hazy Sundays and hearty roasts - is in a country pub with rooms.

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Luckily, Derbyshire has some amazing places that are beautiful, picturesque, and in some cases, have been critically acclaimed.

Here is our roundup, in no particular order, of country pubs with rooms that you could hunker down in for a well-deserved weekend getaway.

Gorgeous getaways to enjoy in Derbyshire this spring

1. The Cheshire Cheese Inn

This 16th-century pub offers real ale, home-cooked food and cosy rooms to enjoy a weekend break. 

Nearby attractions include Chatsworth House and Derwent Reservoirs, so you can make the most of the stunning scenery and rolling greenery too.

Prices vary, a one-night stay mid-week was £110. 

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Address: The Cheshire Cheese Inn, Edale Road, Hope, Derbyshire S33 6ZF

For more information visit their website by clicking here.

2. The Cow, Dalbury Lees

This luxury boutique inn serves gastro-pub food with an elegant twist - think fillet steak and seafood specials. 

The inn itself boasts 12 furnished rooms in a light and airy décor.

One of the accommodation offers is Winter Retreat, available until the end of March.

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For £200, you can enjoy a night in a luxury room, and a 6 course taster from the Catch At The Cow menu. 

Address: The Cow Dalbury, The Green, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 5BE

For more information visit their website by clicking here.

3. The Farmhouse at Mackworth

This pub five minutes’ away from Derby city centre serves hearty fayre including pizzas fresh from their stunning in-house oven, and a wicked Sunday roast.

Rooms include Super King and suites, where guests can expect luxury linen, smart TV, and that all-important coffee machine.

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Prices vary, a mid-week stay for one night showed to be £119. 

Address: The Farmhouse at Mackworth, Ashbourne Road, Mackworth, Derby DE22 4LY

For more information visit their website by clicking here.

4. The Devonshire Arms at Beeley

Located in a cosy corner of Chatsworth Estate, this country inn hosts a brasserie, Malt Vault - perfect for private parties - and an AA Rosette, 5 star rated inn. 

There is a range of accommodation available, from classic rooms to luxury suites.

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Prices vary, a classic double when we explored accommodation options came up as £165 for one night.

Address: The Devonshire Arms at Beeley, Devonshire Square, Beeley, Matlock DE4 2NZ

For more information visit their website by clicking here.