A luxury Hotel with a sense of style and customer service from a bygone era - In
the village of Ashford-in-the-Water in Derbyshire’s Peak District, close to the Chatsworth
Estate, the Hotel features an AA 2 Rosette Highly Commended fine dining restaurant,
and tastefully decorated rooms with views over the river and gardens. The perfect
canvas of tranquillity and halcyon calm; for a holiday, weekend break, corporate
event, function, wedding or civil ceremony.
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seasonal menu changes, etc.
Please click here to open our Christmas and New Year guide to spending the festive
season at The Riverside House Hotel. We hope you will join us, when we will provide
you with an indulgent, relaxing and most of all festive season.
The hotel’s landscaped gardens offer an idyllic backdrop for your wedding day photography
– Ample space for group shots, romantic vistas by the river, secluded areas for capturing
more candid moments, and many beautiful viewpoints to enhance any wedding album.
* We unfortunately do not permit the use of confetti in the grounds.
Imagine if you will the perfect setting on a sleepy summer’s afternoon, with fresh
strawberries, blush wine flowing, a string quartet playing quietly in the background,
as the river meanders gently by.
Allow us to plan and organise your entire day, allowing you to enjoy your very special
We are licensed for Civil Ceremonies to be conducted between the hours of 12.00 pm
and 2.00 pm.
The maximum number of guests for an event is thirty-two.
Daytime wedding breakfasts are available until 3.00 pm on Fridays and Saturdays,
with guests always departing by 5.00 p.m. Wedding breakfasts are available Sunday
to Thursday at any time between 2.00 pm and 8.00 pm in the evening.
Please note that our wedding functions mirror the ethos of the hotel, which is one
of tranquility and calm – We regret that we do not provide or encourage evening entertainment
such as music, dancing, discos or live bands – We offer a relaxing, peaceful and
sophisticated experience for more discerning clientele.
Should you wish to extend your stay, this can easily be arranged, as well as exclusive
use of the hotel and its facilities.