January Recipe of the Month

January’s ‘Recipe of the Month’ comes from the Inn on the Lake and is an ideal starter for a cold winter’s day… soups are a great way to stay warm during the cold season, and this soup is smooth and delicious.

A smashing New Year’s Day tradition…

The smashing of the Lodore Falls gingerbread house has become a tradition firmly embedded in the Lodore Falls Hotel New Year celebrations. Each year guests enjoying a delicious New Year’s Day gala buffet, can join in the fun and watch as the children smash the gingerbread house to pieces. Sous Chef, Shane Hamilton, produces the […]

Last few places for Christmas Day Dinner…

Celebrate Christmas this year with the Kings Arms Hotel and treat yourself to a hassle-free Christmas Day dinner in the company of great friends, great surroundings and great food… with a menu to make it a star occasion! But hurry as there are only a few places left!

A glowing Christmas with Lake District Hotels

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… at Lake District Hotels! This week the Christmas cherry picker has been out adding decorations to all of our Lake District Hotels. The Inn on the Lake, the Kings Arms, the Skiddaw Hotel, the Lodore Falls Hotel, the Borrowdale Hotel and finally the George Hotel are now all adorned with festive outdoor […]

October Recipe of the Month!

This month’s recipe is a ‘Scotch Quail Egg’ starter from the George Hotel. If you are thinking of throwing a dinner party this festive season, Scotch eggs make a fun starter.

Lake District Hotels urges local retailers to work together this Christmas

Earlier this year experts of the centre for retail research predicted that tens of thousands of jobs could be at risk as record numbers of customer’s desert stores to buy online, and with only 77 shopping days left till Christmas these concerns continue to rise for independent shops. With high rents and rates, fewer shoppers […]

Once upon a Cumbrian Christmas…

If Santa could sit back and enjoy Christmas, we think he’d feel right at home at the Lodore Falls Hotel… just ten minutes from Keswick is a jewel in the crown of the Borrowdale Valley. The four star Lodore Falls Hotel has its own waterfall in the gardens, a view over Derwentwater and a jetty […]

In the spirit of Downton Abbey

Downton style afternoon tea at the Borrowdale Hotel is back by popular demand. After the success of last year’s Downton style afternoon tea and with the new series in full flow, the Borrowdale Hotel wanted to give their guests the chance to star in their own version of Downton Abbey.

September recipe of the month

Head Chef Dan Grimshaw from the Kings Arms Hotel has recommended his West Coast “Marra-ner” Fish Pie, as his recipe of the month. This dish has been extremely popular with our customers and we wanted to share the recipe with you, so you can have ago at making it yourself.