Chatsworth House is the home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, where the Cavendish family have lived since the 1550s. Passed down through 16 generations of the family, Chatsworth is a family home as well as a farm. The house and the 1,822 acres of landscape surrounding the house are leased by the Chatsworth House Trust with the money raised going towards preserving Chatsworth House and gardens. After taking in all that the venue has to offer, our luxury hotel near Chatsworth House provides the perfect place for you to stay.
We are a 500 year old boutique hotel situated in Hathersage, Peak District. At our hotel near Chatsworth House you can choose the type of hotel room that suits you - from great value standard rooms, to superior rooms for that bit of extra luxury.
What is there to do at Chatsworth?
Chatsworth House has been passed through 16 generations of the Cavendish family who have lived there since the 1550s. You can tour around over 25 rooms including the Painted Hall, Sketch Galleries and the Sculpture Gallery. Chatsworth is home to collections of art that span 4000 years. The art collection features ancient Egyptian sculptures, classic masterpieces as well as work from modern artists such as Lucian Freud.
Visitors can enjoy a walk around the Chatsworth Gardens that spans 105 acres which features sculptures, historic and modern waterworks as well as a Victorian rock garden. The gardens include some of the early features, such as the 1st Duke’s Greenhouse and the Canal Pond, but also includes new additions such as the Natural Course monumental sculpture.
One of the most popular Chatsworth attractions for families is the farmyard - it is perfect for children. Children can meet our animals, including ponies and lambs, enjoy a trailer ride and play in the great outdoors on the playground. Chatsworth has seasonal activities during Easter, Halloween and Christmas.
Where is Chatsworth House?
Chatsworth House is located in the Peak District, in the Derbyshire dales and runs along the banks of the river Derwent. The George Hotel is located just under 10 miles away in Hathersage, making us one of the best places to stay near Chatsworth House.
Why choose The George Hotel?
It is not just our nearby location that makes us one of the best hotels near Chatsworth House, it is our facilities. We have stunning hotel rooms and luxury accommodation where you can relax in style as well as an award winning restaurant that serves mouth watering British cuisine.