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Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Christmas and New Year at Macdonald 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

    • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

      MAKE OUR ENTIRE HISTORIC HOUSE YOUR OWN FOR A VERY SPECIAL PARTY. Treat your favourite guests to a wonderfully relaxing and indulgent experience when you bring them to Macdonald Leeming House. If you have 50 guests or more we will offer you complete exclusivity. Available Thursday, Friday and Saturdays throughout November and December.

      From £75.50

      • Exclusive Use
      • Winter warmer and roast chestnuts on arrival
      • Three course festive menu
      • Disco
      • Theme your party or make it a day of fun on the Lake
      • Special drink packages availabile
      Thursday 19th, 26th November and 3rd, 10th, 17th December -  £75.50 including bed and breakfast
      Friday 20th, 27th, November and 4th, 11th, 18th December -  £85.50 including bed and breakfast
      Saturday 21st, 28th November and 5th, 12th 19th December - £95.50 including bed and breakfast
      Times - 7.00pm - 12.30am
      Subject to availability.
    • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

      Arriving at our beautiful hotel, the 22-acre grounds and calm lake views set a tranquil scene for a very special Christmas celebration. Our chefs have worked hard to select the finest produce to create the most delectable two or three course festive lunch, served to you in our elegant Regency Restaurant. We cater for groups from two to 60. Afterwards relax in our lounges by roaring fires and simply enjoy the perfect peace and the wonderful views.

      From £22.45 per person

      1st - 23rd December 12noon until 4.30pm
      From £22.45 - Two courses
      From £27.45 - Three courses


    • Treat yourself to a fabulous break this Christmas on one of our luxurious overnight packages. You can do as little or as much as you like, join in the festive entertainment, enjoy a bracing cruise on Ullswater or simply relax by our roaring fires. Arrive on Christmas Eve, enjoy a champagne afternoon tea and relax by the open fires, then join us in the evening to tuck into a mouth-watering candlelit dinner. Next morning, welcome Christmas Day with a leisurely breakfast, then work up an appetite for a truly sumptuous five course festive lunch. And if you’ve room later, you can feast on our evening buffet! After a Boxing Day breakfast, you’ll have the opportunity to cruise on the lake, with refreshments, and come back ready for our elegant black tie gala dinner with entertainment and cabaret. After a great night’s sleep, you’ll bid us a reluctant farewell – but there’s always next year! Book before 30th September 2015 and receive a 10% discount.

      From £525.50 per person

      • Champagne afternoon tea on arrival on Christmas Eve
      • Candlelit dinner on Christmas Eve
      • Leisurely breakfast on Christmas Day
      • Five course Christmas lunch and buffet dinner in the evening
      • Breakfast on Boxing Day
      • Cruise on the lake with refreshments
      • Black tie Gala Dinner with entertainment and cabaret

      Arrive 24th December from 2.00pm
      Depart 27th December

      Prices (per person)
      From £525.50 per person in a Classic room. 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.



    • After the hustle and bustle of Christmas, take time to relax in one of the most beautiful of Lakeland settings. Enjoy welcome drinks with friends before an elegant black-tie gala dinner in relaxing surroundings. You will be treated to six extraordinary courses of exquisite deliciousness before the big countdown is on to welcome in 2016 with a Midnight fireworks display. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before you blow away the cobwebs with a cruise on board one of the Ullswater Steamers, or explore the shops and attractions before an intimate candlelit dinner. Book before 30th September 2015 and get 10% off

      From £420.50 per person

      • Beautiful Lakeland setting
      • Welcome drinks
      • Black-tie gala six course dinner
      • Midnight fireworks
      • Traditional breakfast
      Arrive - Thursday 31st December 
      Depart - Saturday 2nd January

       From £420.50 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.