It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with family, walks and all round good cheer. Gather the troops for a relaxed Christmas season in the countryside and a tasty, planet friendly meal in our pub, Sticklebarn.
What makes you feel festive? If it’s handmade Christmas cards for the family, a brisk walk, or a seat in front of a fire with a good book and a cup of tea, we’ve got just the thing at Allan Bank in Grasmere. Read on to find out how you can have a handmade Christmas.
Begin your visit with a Christmas Cracker Trail around the house. Outside in the woodland, the fairies are in the festive spirit and have decorated their houses to match some popular Christmas songs. Then head out to the café and warm up with hot drinks and sweet treats.
We've still got some availability at our holidays cottages in the Lakes over the festive period. Whether you're looking for a very quiet romantic stay away from the crowds or a spacious cottage for some quality time with family, your Christmas could be really special.
With views like this one from Gowbarrow fell it has to be hard to resist a winter walk in Ullswater. The warmth of our tea-room, a short stroll from the main car park, will be waiting to greet you as you come down. Head in for a hot chocolate and tasty treats.