Lakes Gourmet Retreat 2017

Discover ‘foodie heaven’ in beautiful surroundings
These two Michelin star restaurants have created a two night gastronomic journey between the beautiful Trough of Bowland and the stunning Lake District.

Lisa Allen at Northcote and Hrishikesh Desai at Gilpin Hotel & Lake House look forward to welcoming you this winter. Feast on the finest cuisine and hospitality with this fabulous two night
break, exploring the breathtaking tranquillity of the Lake District, then journey onwards to more hidden treasures through the charming Trough of Bowland. Meander between these lovely hotels,
both with long standing teams, Michelin starred restaurants and a reputation for relaxed, elegant, warm, friendly service. Both members of Relais & Châteaux and Pride of Britain, you can relax in the knowledge you are in the very best of hands.

We hope to welcome you soon.


Tasting Menus

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Gourmet Retreat Gilpin's Tasting Menu

Lakes Gourmet Retreat Northcote's Tasting Menu


Your break includes


Afternoon Teas
Arrive early afternoon to a delicious Cream Tea, and take time to relax in one of the relaxing lounges at either Northcote or Gilpin – the choice is yours.

Crisp Walks & Roaring Fires
Enjoy the rich colours on an autumnal walk or, as winter beckons, the crisp beauty of frost tipped landscapes, then return to the hotel where roaring fires will be ready to warm you.

Indulgent Tasting Menus
In the evenings enjoy 7-course seasonal tasting menus, capturing the finest regional produce served from the Michelin kitchens of these outstanding properties with celebrated chefs Lisa Allen, Nigel Haworth and Hrishikesh Desai.

Enjoy A Restful Night
Stay in one of our luxurious rooms and wake up starting your day with a sumptuous breakfast before setting off on the second leg of your journey. Meander through stunning countryside, arrive and repeat…

At this time of the year the scenic route really lives up to its name, winding through picturesque hamlets whilst surrounded by spectacular scenery.

Winter Gourmet Retreat

From £750 for two nights

TO BOOK… Simply contact the hotel
you wish to visit first, quoting FBLL


Subject to availability
2 nights based on 2 people sharing
Valid Sunday to Thursday
1-Nov-16 to 31-Mar-17
Excluding school holidays

Lakes Gourmet Retreat Mapclick map to expand

BOOK NOW to receive the Winter Gourmet Retreat. This isn’t bookable online, so please call us on 015394 88818, email us at hotel@thegilpin.co.uk quoting ‘FBLL’, or fill out the form below:


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