Christmas at Gilpin Lake House

Gilpin Lake House in the snow

Lake House Christmas - Welcome

Book Gilpin Lake House exclusively this Christmas for a magical “home away from home” surrounded by a spectacular winter wonderland including its own private lake. Set in the heart of the idyllic Lake District this exclusive escape sleeps 12 in six sumptuous suites and offers the ultimate festive break with gourmet dining, a boat trip on Lake Windermere and even a visit from Father Christmas.

Enjoy a true Lakeland festive season, with all the peace, tranquillity and relaxation you could wish for in this private winter wonderland. Please do give us a call if you’d like to discuss – suggested details are below, but we can of course adapt the arrangements however you wish.

The Festive Season – Magical In The Lake District

Christmas FireplaceBegin your four night stay on 23 December 2012 with a warm welcome and afternoon tea by the fire, followed by a delicious dinner in the Lake House conservatory. On Christmas Eve enjoy a spoiling lunch with Gilpin Hotel’s guests on a lovely boat across Lake Windermere. The delectable Christmas Day Feast begins with a celebratory Champagne reception and a visit from Father Christmas. On Boxing Day a wintry walk with the guests staying at the main hotel ends with a warming lunch in the grounds.

Wyth Burn in SnowIf you prefer not to join the activities, days may be spent enjoying frosty walks through the stunning Lake District, relaxing in the Lake House’s private heated indoor swimming pool, sipping mulled wine in the oversized hot tub with views across the lake, and enjoying spa treatments in the fabulopus spa overlooking the lake (pre booking essential!). This special Christmas package includes daily gourmet delights such as breakfast in bed, afternoon teas by the roaring fire and five-course dinners. This gorgeous bolthole offers the ideal place for spending an enchanting and memorable festive break with loved ones.

Join us for four nights of festive relaxation…

On Tuesday 23rd December, arrive to a festive afternoon tea  followed by either a five-course dinner or a more relaxed supper if you wish.

Lake House Christmas - Eve BoatOn Christmas Eve there is a splendid lunch outing on Lake Windermere with the residents of the main hotel (including transfers to and from the lake), with dinner served in the evening at the Lake House (five-courses or a more relaxed supper, whichever you prefer.

Lake House Christmas - DayOn Christmas Day ‘The Christmas Day Feast’ starts with a Champagne reception, a visit from Santa and the Christmas Fairy, and the feast proceeds at a leisurely pace throughout the afternoon with a light supper later.

Lake House Christmas - Boxing Day walk ReindeerOn Boxing Day we invite you to join us on a wintry walk with the rest of the hotel guests, followed by a warming lunch in the Lake House grounds. A little later, a light afternoon tea will be served for your guests. In the evening once again you can choose to have either a five-courses or a more relaxed supper at the Lake House.

Breakfast each day can be served in the conservatory, or if your party prefers to start the day in a more relaxed fashion, perhaps breakfast in bed?

Pre Starter - Pimms (Andre Ainsworth)Join us for some festive unhurried pampering.

Warmest regards, Barney, Zoë, John, Christine
and the rest of the Gilpin team

Four nights exclusive use of the Lake House for up to twelve people at £19,000 includes:

Monday 23rd December
Arrival from 2pm onwards
Festive afternoon tea
Five-course dinner or a more relaxed supper, coffee and petits fours

Christmas Eve
Breakfast in the conservatory, or perhaps in bed?
Lunch outing on Lake Windermere (including transfers)
Five-course dinner or a more relaxed supper, coffee and petits fours

Christmas Day
Breakfast in the conservatory, or perhaps in bed?
Champagne reception
The Christmas Day Feast
Light supper

Boxing Day
Breakfast in the conservatory, or perhaps in bed?
A walk with lunch in the Lake House grounds
Light afternoon tea
Five-course dinner or a more relaxed supper, coffee and petits fours

Friday 27th December
Breakfast in the conservatory, or perhaps in bed?
Departure by 11am

The Lake House is fabulous for Christmas with your loved ones all around you – a fully serviced house with all the amenities you could wish for and a cosy, friendly atmosphere.

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