New Year at The Borrowdale Gates

Celebrate this New Years Eve in style at The Borrowdale Gates Hotel with fine dining, good wine and classical music. Our fabulous offer allows you to stay for a minimum of 3 nights arriving on either the 30th December, departing on the 1st January or arriving on the 31st December and departing on the 2nd January. If you decide to arrive on the 30th December you can stay a 4th night for just £75 per person. Rates starting from £445 per person.

Combine your stay at The Borrowdale Gates with some of these events happening over the New Year period.

The Theatre by the Lake
The Emperor and the Nightingale is being performed at the wonderful Theatre by the Lake in Keswick over the Christmas and New Year period. With two performances a day featuring exquisite puppetry from Puppetry Director Jimmy Grimes (The Shepherd’s Life, War Horse), glorious music in an original score, and all the colour, movement and spectacle of Chinese theatre, this joyful adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale is a feast for the senses that will delight the whole family. 26th November to 14th January.

The Keswick Museum and Art Gallery.
Wainwright – A Love Letter to the Lakeland Fells. A major exhibition for all those who love the English Lakes, exploring Wainwright’s world; his walks and unique method of recording them; his enduring challenge to us… as well as celebrating the sheer beauty of the fells! This is a fun and informative exhibition with hands-on exhibits for all and trails for families as well as plenty of original archive material and personal memorabilia. Running until the 4th January 2017.

Savage Arena – The Legacy of Joe Tasker. Joe Tasker’s disappearance on Everest with Pete Boardman in 1982 remains a mystery but his legacy as a pioneering mountaineer, as well as a writer, thinker, photographer and filmmaker lives on. This exhibition explores Joe’s life and achievements from family life, school and early adventures in the Scouts and exploring the Lake District; to expeditions on the world’s highest mountain and Joe’s continued influence as a writer through his books Everest the Cruel Way and Savage Arena. Running through to May 2017.

The Lakes Distillery
Experience the excitement of a working distillery – see ‘behind the scenes’ of the heat, the smell and the buzz of England’s largest award-winning whisky distillery. Take a sensory tour backstage and walk amongst the sleeping spirit in our atmospheric cask warehouse. The Lakes Distillery offers a family friendly atmosphere – stop off in the cafe and say hello to our family of resident alpacas!
Call The Borrowdale Gates on 017687 77204 to book your New Years break.