Castle, Bakewell
Open Today: 7:00am - 11:00pm

about our hotel

A quaint 16th-century inn nestling in the heart of the beautiful Peak District, close to the Chatsworth Estate, The Castle Inn is one of our much-loved properties. With just six bedrooms it's small but perfectly formed. And we're dog-friendly too. Perfect for ...


Top-notch amenities to make sure you have a great time. Here’s what you can expect when you visit The Castle:

  • Beer Garden
  • Car Park
  • Dog Friendly
  • Double Rooms
Hotel breakfast

Useful Information

  • Check in from2pm
  • Check out by11am
  • Breakfast served8am — 10am Monday to Friday
  • Breakfast served8:30am — 10am Saturday to Sunday
  • Evening meals served until9pm
  • Reception8am to 10:00pm
  • Train StationMatlock

Stay in ease and comfort

Situated in a charming 16th century inn on the banks of the River Wye, the Castle Inn is a stunning hotel. It looks every inch a period property with plenty of historic features, both inside and out. 

Step inside and you’ll find elegantly decorated rooms and a bar and restaurant, plus warm, welcoming staff. The en-suite bedrooms are spacious, and the beds fresh and comfortable – just perfect for getting a good night’s rest. You’ll find complimentary Wi-Fi and free parking for guests to make sure your stay is hassle free. Dogs are welcome at the Castle Inn, with rooms especially appointed to your four-legged family members. Surrounded by the Peak District and such wonderful walks, it’s an ideal place to bring your dog. 

With the stunning market town of Bakewell on the doorstep, you’ll find plenty of local attractions within a quick walk. There are quaint cafés, boutique shops, the Old House Museum and the chance to stroll along the river Wye. Based within the Peak District National Park, the hotel is also perfectly placed for journeys out into the countryside, whether that’s hiking, running, climbing, biking, or a peaceful walk. The surrounding Derbyshire Dales have plenty to offer too with attractions like Chatsworth House and Garden, the Heights of Abraham and Crich Tramway Village all within easy reach.

Tuck into traditional food and drink

After a day on your feet, relax and recharge in the traditional pub. Sit back with a glass of wine or one of our Greene King beers. The on-site restaurant serves up classic pub food, sizzling steaks, succulent burgers, lighter bites and more, within a wonderful period setting, and only yards away from your room.

You can set yourself up with a hearty breakfast the next morning, with tasty cooked and continental options available every day of the week. 

Book direct with us now and enjoy 20% off lunch and dinner at our hotel restaurant throughout your stay. T&Cs apply.


Please note we can only accept bookings for the same day until 9pm to ensure our teams have time to prepare for your arrival.


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