Pamper your mum with a leisurely afternoon at Lakeside Hotel & Spa
Pamper your mum with a leisurely afternoon at Lakeside Hotel & Spa, complete with a bouquet of Lakeland daffodils, three course afternoon tea and soothing hand massage with products from England’s only AVEDA destination spa.
What’s more, you’ll enjoy spectacular views of England’s largest lake from the hotel’s lakeside conservatory.
Afternoon tea includes homemade soup, delicate finger sandwiches and a variety of cakes and sweet treats direct from the 2AA rosette-rated restaurant team. (For ultimate indulgence, you can even add a half bottle of champagne).
Lakeside’s spa therapist will provide special hand massages with AVEDA products which use pure flower and plant essences courtesy of Mother Earth.
2pm-6pm, Sunday 6 March. £58 for 2 people.
Gin Tasting at Waterhead Hotel
Friday 4th March
Over the last few years Gin has had a bit of a revival leading to an explosion of micro distilleries each with its own secret recipe.
At Waterhead Hotel in Ambleside they have a passion for serving a quality gin and tonic and have a range of premium and boutique gins to give guests maximum choice and are not inviting you to taste the finest gins hosted by David Barber from Fever-Tree.
Why not dine at the Waterhead too. Pick from their dinner menu then the gin tasting is free or if you just want to come and learn more about gin the cost is £10.00 per person to be paid at the time of booking.
Afternoon Tea at Sawery House Hotel, Lake District, Cumbria
£ 16.95 per person
Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Beatrix Potter and follow in the footsteps of the world famous children’s author and illustrator; visit Sawery House Hotel for afternoon tea, a timeless ritual of beautifully presented cakes, dainty pastries, scones and delicate finger sandwiches served with blends of the finest teas.
Located next to Hill Top House, Beatrix Potter’s former home and open to the public as she left it, Sawery House Hotel is a combination of comfort and elegance, the splendid Victorian country house nestles in the pretty village of Near Sawrey looks down over breath taking views of the Lakeland Fells, Esthwaite Water and Grizedale Forest.
The Lake District will be the place to properly celebrate the life and works of this iconic author, illustrator, natural scientist and conservationist. Special events will take place at various Beatrix Potter National Trust venues. For more information visit www.golakes.co.uk/beatrixpotter
Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Lake District, Cumbria, LA22 0LF
Jason Donovan at Sands Centre
Sat 5th March – From £28.50
Jason Donovan – star of stage and screen – is returning to his roots for a solo tour of his debut, 5 times platinum, 1989 album ‘Ten Good Reasons’ as well as all his greatest hits.
‘Ten Good Reasons’ became the biggest selling album of 1989 and remains a massive fan favourite with two solo No.1 singles, ‘Too Many Broken Hearts’ and ‘Sealed with a Kiss’. It also featured the No.1 duet with Kylie Minogue, ‘Especially For You’. The tour marks a huge step for the 80s heart throb. This will be the first time he has toured as a solo artist for six years and the first time he has ever toured the ‘Ten Good Reasons’ album.
Or why not try:
- Mums go free to The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction on Sunday 6th March
- Mother’s Day Three course meal at The Villa, Levens, including a gift for all Mum’s 12-8pm
- The perfect mother-daughter day out for all the brides to be at Rheged’s Wedding Show