|Enjoy a splendid run up to Christmas with The Peacock at Rowsley Hotel and Haddon Hall in Derbyshire’s Peak District.
Over 12-14 December, The Peacock is offering guests a first – ever Christmas weekend experience in conjunction with historic Haddon Hall, including a private carol concert in Haddon Hall’s ancient chapel – not usually open for services to the public – followed by a black tie fine-dining dinner at the hotel and all-day access to Haddon Hall’s special Christmas opening the following day.
Haddon Hall Chapel at Christmas.
On the evening of Friday 12th December, join Lord and Lady Edward Manners at an exclusive carol concert in the wonderfully atmospheric medieval chapel at Haddon Hall, which will be lit by candlelight and adorned with winter decorations that shall enhance its splendour.
Listen to the choir singing hymns from within the chapel’s ancient walls, which, at over 900 years old, have witnessed services of the Manners family over the centuries, making the building resonate with history.
Following the concert, guests will return to the cosy and chic Haddon Estate hotel – The Peacock at Rowsley – just minutes from Haddon Hall, to enjoy a seasonal fine-dining menu prepared by Michelin-trained head chef, Dan Smith.
On Saturday, guests are invited to enjoy complimentary entry to Haddon Hall’s Christmas opening event – titled ‘A Manners Family Christmas’ and featuring guided tours, Christmas food, crafts, bell ringing and St Nicholas in the Parlour. Guests will then have the rest of the day to enjoy Derbyshire, followed by a three-course a la carte dinner that evening.
This two-night exclusive package starts from £720 for two people to enjoy accommodation in one of 14 comfortable en suite bedrooms or one suite – all of which are furnished with antique furniture and the finest fabrics – breakfast, carol concert, post-concert fine dining meal, entry to Haddon Hall at Christmas on the Saturday and a la carte dinner on the Saturday evening.
The Peacock’s Head Chef, Dan Smith, worked with Tom Aikens in London and The Peacock has been awarded 3 Rosettes for food by the AA.
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Notes to editors
The Peacock at Rowsley is a small luxury hotel located in the famous Peak District in the heart of England. Part of the Haddon Estate and owned by Lord Edward Manners, the hotel has been refurbished throughout and styled by award winning designer India Mahdavi. Its 14 comfortable en suite bedrooms and one suite are luxuriously furnished with antique furniture and the finest fabrics and it is an AA Inspector’s Choice 3 red star hotel. Dan Smith, head chef, worked with Tom Aikens in London and The Peacock has been awarded 3 Rosettes for food by the AA.
Rates for the Christmas concert and fine dine package are:
Standard double: £720 per room
Larger double: £750 per room
Special room: £790 per room
The carol concert starts at 7pm on the 12th December and lasts for one hour.
‘A Manners Family Christmas’ runs at Haddon Hall from December 6th to 17th, when the hall will be open every day for guests to enjoy the beautifully – decorated surrounding with an assortment of wonderful events of family focus and traditional Christmas pastimes at this ancient site. Find out more at www.haddonhall.co.uk