The Bear Inn and Hotel is set in the picturesque village of Alderwasley in Derbyshire
Delicious home-cooked food using the freshest local ingredients
Individually decorated rooms all with en-suite and filled with character and charm
The perfect venue for any occasion from weddings, christenings, parties and more
Stunning views over the Derbyshire Dales

Welcome to The Bear Inn and Hotel


The Bear Inn and Hotel in Alderwasley, Belper is set in an idyllic part of the Derbyshire countryside and offers fantastic accommodation, food, drink and an excellent atmosphere. The Inn, which dates back to 1528 is bursting with character and The Bear’s staff will always make you feel welcome and at home. We serve an array of wines, spirits and beers including locally brewed ales to give you a real taste of Derbyshire.

Over the years we have built up a strong reputation for the food we produce at the Bear and we always use locally sourced produce to ensure the highest quality and freshest food possible. Our daily menu is filled with in-season delights to suit any appetite which you can enjoy throughout the day. We also offer a Sunday Carvery which people travel from near and far to experience.

Our Hotel offers 8 individual bedrooms, all with en-suite as well as two fully equipped holiday cottages to help make your stay with us memorable and relaxing. Set in the Derbyshire countryside, The Bear is ideally located for long walks in our stunning surroundings and you can finish the day off with a drink and a delicious meal in our restaurant.


Please visit our Menus page to view our current menus. You can also purchase gift vouchers for The Bear, just contact us for more information.