Commanding superb views over Monsal Dale, a valley in an area of Derbyshire’s Peak
District known as the White Peak, the Monsal Head Hotel offers guests real food,
with well priced seasonal menus, real ales from local micro breweries, a large outdoor
seating area, and 7 en-suite bedrooms. The Hotel and Coaching Inn are in one of
the most popular beauty spots in Derbyshire, with views over the valley and its famous
viaduct, and a short distance from Chatsworth Estate, Ashford in the Water, Bakewell,
Buxton and Matlock.
Enjoy a relaxed Christmas or New Year break with us.
The spacious Longstone Restaurant, situated within the main hotel, offers guests
a traditional dining experience with a tranquil atmosphere and excellent customer
The menus make use of quality vegetables, and fresh meat & game sourced from local
award-winning butchers. The menus change seasonally and are supplemented by a daily
specials board which makes extensive use of fresh fish.
All the dishes are freshly prepared and cooked to order by a team of Chefs under
the watchful eye of Head Chef, Rob Cochran, who hails from Australia.
Rob's popular ‘Chicken Hartington’ and ‘Monsal Wellington’ are year-round favourites,
but new for this season are root vegetable lasagne, char grilled fillet of sea bass
with mussels, oregano & garlic marinated roasted lamb rump, and many other mouth
Please take a moment to look at our menus opposite.
To compliment the food, there is a great wine menu, excellent views from the large
windows, full table service and a large roaring fire in the colder months.
The Longstone is also available for corporate and private functions, and the room
can seat up to 60 people for dinner, and 100 people for a buffet.
Party menus and corporate rates are available upon request.