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Christmas and New Year at Macdonald Leeming HouseMacdonald Leeming HouseAA 4 Stars

Macdonald Leeming HouseWatermillock Ullswater Nr. Penrith CumbriaUllswaterCA11 0JJTel 0344 879 9142International +44 1768 486674

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One of the finest hotels in Cumbria, Macdonald Leeming House is ideally located for exploring the beautiful Lake District countryside.  Set in 22 acres of gardens and woodland, experience a fantasy world Christmas surrounded by amazing countryside and join in our festive merriment.

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    Christmas & New Year Packages

    • Fine dining, first class service and a magical ambience. Beautiful lake views and surrounding fells set a tranquil scene for the most delectable two or three course festive lunch in the Regency Restaurant.

      From £21.95 per person

      • Add a Christmas cocktail for the perfect accompaniment
      • Catering for groups from two to 80
      1st - 23rd December 12noon until 4.30pm
      From £21.95 - Two courses
      From £26.95 - Three courses


    • Dress to impress and enjoy a three course menu before dancing the night away with our resident DJ. party nights available throughout November, December and January.

      From £38 per person

      • Return coach travel from Penrith is also available
    • Let the afternoon melt away in tranquility within our lounge overlooking the stunning gardens and lake. Enjoy our Festive Afternoon Tea for only £22 per person.

      £22 per person

    • Enjoy a traditional Christmas break in one of Cumbria's finest country house hotels. Do as little or as much as you like - join in the festive entertainment, a walk in the 22 acres or relax by the roaring fires and take in the magnificent views.

      From £575.00 per person

      • Candlelit dinner on Christmas Eve
      • Leisurely breakfast on Christmas Day
      • Five course Christmas lunch and buffet dinner in the evening
      • Breakfast and candlelit dinner on Boxing Day

      Arrive 24th December from 3.00pm
      Depart 27th December

      Prices (per person)
      From £575.00 per person in a Classic room, based on two adults sharing. Upgrade to a Feature or Executive room or treat yourself to one of our incredible Suites - prices available upon request.

      Additional nights are available on request.

      Contact our reception team to order wine, champagne, chocolates and anything else to be placed into your room before arrival.

       Subject to availability. Full terms and conditions available on enquiry.



    • Get away from it all this New Year. Take time to relax and get away from it all in one of the most beautiful of Lakeland settins. Enjoy dinner at your leisure in the peace and Quiet of our regency dining room. After a relaxing overnight stay join us for a hearty breakfast. Our recipe for a perfect New Year.

      From £125.00 per person

      Arrive - 31st December 
      Depart - 1st January

       From £125.00 per adult including accommodation in a Classic room

      Arrive from 3.00pm


      Contact our reception team to order wine, champagne, chocolates and anything else to be placed into your room before arrival.

       Full terms and conditions available on enquiry. Subject to availability.

    • Treat someone to a Macdonald Leeming House experience. Choose a romantic dinner for two or a luxurious overnight stay - Macdonald Leeming House gift vouchers can be used for any service in the Hotel.