Wives, Mums, daughters, girlfriends and female family members.
We have a range of Christmas gift ideas that fulfil all feminine desires. Whether that’s a G & T Afternoon Tea, a luxurious hot tub suite with a sea view, lunch dates, Spa days, or even a spot of Archery or Axe throwing!
Our Gift Guide is certainly not exhaustive, but is there to inspire you and to help you plan a veritable Christmas sack full of happy moments and memory-making gifts.
The majority of our Christmas suggestions can be accessed through English Lakes monetary vouchers – look out for the green 'M' in the guide. But we also have specific experience gift vouchers denoted with the package icon shown below.
The Wild Boar - Alternative Afternoon Tea
A quaint and quintessentially English tradition that brings people together for an afternoon of conversation, catch-up and culinary treats. Fabulous venues each with their own style and surroundings. From the iconic Afternoon Tea at The Midland overlooking Morecambe Bay, to Waterhead’s G & T where they take the concept of tipsy cake to a whole new level.
|Low Wood Bay Afternoon Tea||£19.50 per person||Buy Now|
|The Midland Prosecco Afternoon Tea||£25 per person||Buy Now|
|Lancaster House Afternoon Tea||£16 per person||Buy Now|
|Waterhead G&Tea Afternoon Tea||£24.50 per person||Buy Now|
|The Wild Boar Alternative Afternoon Tea||£25 per person||Buy Now|
Blue Smoke on the Bay - Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa
Ladies who Lunch used to be the reserve of the idle housewife. That is certainly not the case in today’s society. Lunch is the perfect time to catch up on those important conversations whether that’s between best friends, Mums, daughters & sons, new acquaintances or romantic connections. Some things remain essential – excellent food and great service. Well, we’ve got that covered!
Buy an English Lakes monetary voucher and spend it on lunch at any of our hotels and restaurants.
2 Course Lunch prices:
|Blue Smoke on the Bay||from £15.50 per person||Buy Now|
|Waterhead Bar & Grill||from £12.50 per person||Buy Now|
|The Wild Boar Grill & Smokehouse||from £11 per person||Buy Now|
|Lancaster House - Sandeman Bar||from £14 per person||Buy Now|
|The Midland - Rotunda Bar||from £12 per person||Buy Now|
|The Midland - Sun Terrace Restaurant||from £24.50 per person||Buy Now|
Sunday Lunch at Waterhead
There’s something comforting about gathering around the table for Sunday lunch. It’s not just about a slow cooked roast finished on the grill, crispy potatoes, mountainous Yorkshire puddings and lashings of rich gravy – much as they do add to the experience. No, it’s about unhurried conversations, catching up on life, putting the world to rights and planning your next adventure. As a nation - we love it! Let’s get together.
Buy an English Lakes monetary voucher and spend it on Sunday lunch at any of our hotels and restaurants.
|Blue Smoke on the Bay||2 courses £29pp, 3 courses £36pp||Buy Now|
|The Midland - Sun Terrace Restaurant||2 courses £22.95pp, 3 courses £25.95pp||Buy Now|
|The Wild Boar Grill & Smokehouse||2 courses £20pp, 3 courses £25pp||Buy Now|
Festive Cocktails - The Midland
Cocktails and Lancashire Tapas at The Midland
Elegant art deco style and glamour, with a nod to the best of Lancashire in our famous Tapas Platters. With over 36 cocktails on the menu you will find something just right for you - Elderflower & Thyme Margarita; Coconut & Raspberry Cooler; Pineapple & Chilli Punch or the more traditional Cosmopolitan or Perfect Manhattan – to name just a few. If you can’t find what you’re looking for our Baristas will be happy to get creative on your behalf.
|Lancashire Tapas Platters||from £11.50||Buy Now|
|Cocktails||from £7.50||Buy Now|
Manicures - The Spa at Low Wood Bay
Manicures and Pedicures
One of life’s little luxuries. Relax in the Snug’s comfortable rustic leather chairs and let life slow down and take on a different rhythm. The only decision you will have to make is your preferred colour.
|Total Manicure - 60 minutes||£45||Buy Now|
|Shellac Hands - 45 minutes||£30||Buy Now|
|Shellac Feet - 45 minutes||£30||Buy Now|
|File and Polish Hands and Feet - 60 minutes||£40||Buy Now|
Exfoliate, cleanse, tone, moisturise, massage, lift, smooth, supple, radiant, immediate visible results – all words associated with our wide range of facial treatments. Just as important however – Relax, unwind, de-stress, ‘new you’.
|Berry & Birch Classic Face - 60 minutes||£75||Buy Now|
|Berry & Birch Ultimate Face - 75 minutes||£95||Buy Now|
|ESPA Re-hydrator - 60 minutes||£75||Buy Now|
|ESPA Lift & Firm - 90 minutes||£105||Buy Now|
|ESPA Advanced Skin Radience - 90 minutes||£105||Buy Now|
Winander Club at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa
Short Break at English Lakes Hotels
Give the gift of English Lakes Vouchers and keep a look out for our regular Short Break Offers. It could be a cosy 2-day winter retreat at any of our hotels, or a Sunday Saver with Dinner and Full English Breakfast, a Spa Break, or a Vintage by the Sea deal at The Midland. We tailor these breaks around our guests, so look out for one that fits you perfectly.
Check our website for the latest offers
Low Wood Bay Spa Days
Spa seekers, look no further. We have a range of Spa experiences that will tick your discerning list of requirements. Breath-taking views overlooking the lake and mountains beyond. Your visit includes access to the full range of indoor and outdoor thermal spaces, fluffy robe and towel, two-course lunch in the Atrium or Blue Smoke on the Bay and a treatment of your choice. Relax in unpretentious luxury in a place where the outdoors meets the indoors and where precious memories are made.
|The Spa Regatta Spa Day||£95 per person||Buy Now|
|Lost in the Lakes Spa Day||£125 per person (group size 4-12)||Buy Now|
|Set Sail Spa Day||£155 per person (group size 4-12)||Buy Now|
Watersports Activities at Low Wood Bay
Windermere, our water-based adventure playground, beckons those who enjoy the excitement of a whole range of fast paced Watersports activities – wakeboarding, water skiing, power boating to name just a few. We challenge you to try a session of Flyboarding – an all-time water sports ‘high’! This is a place where memories are made and cherished for years to come.
Waterskiing, Wakeboarding & Knee-boarding Tuition:
|30 minutes (max 2 people)||£60||Buy Now|
|1 hour (max 4 people)||£80||Buy Now|
Introduction to Sailing:
|2 hours||£100||Buy Now|
|3 hours||£140||Buy Now|
|Flyboarding - 30 minutes||£75||Buy Now|
Sandpiper Club - Lancaster House
Sandpiper Club – 6 Week Health Club Membership
A six week health club membership offers the perfect opportunity to a kick-start a new Health and Fitness regime. Perhaps you want to encourage someone in their desire for a healthier lifestyle, to achieve a personal goal, or help train towards a competitive event. Access to a well-equipped fitness suite, varied class timetable, and a personal fitness programme devised by qualified instructors, 50 foot swimming pool, hot tubs, sauna and steam room.
|Sandpiper Six Week Health Club Membership||£60 per person||Buy Now|
The Spa at Low Wood Bay
Recovery Treatments at The Spa at Low Wood Bay
When someone you know is ill or recovering from a long-term medical condition, the gift of a Recovery Treatment will tell them that you are thinking about them. Our Spa team are
trained in massage for those who are going through such a journey, and are accredited oncology touch therapists. Equally important, The Spa at Low Wood Bay provides the perfect sanctuary to relax and unwind.
|Berry & Birch Tailor-Made Massage - 30 Minutes||£50||Buy Now|
|Berry & Birch Tailor-Made Massage - 60 Minutes||£75||Buy Now|
|Berry & Birch Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage - 60 Minutes||£75||Buy Now|
The Health Club at Low Wood Bay
Reach your Fitness Goals with a Personal Trainer
There’s no better way to achieve fitness goals than having a dedicated personal trainer by your side. Qualified and passionate about encouraging you to reach even further than you thought possible, your personal trainer will devise a training plan with a clear vision and focus, and work with you to until the vision becomes a reality.
|6 weeks Personal training - Health Club members||£100||Buy Now|
|6 weeks Personal training - Non-members||£150||Buy Now|
Murder Mystery Evenings at Lancaster House and The Midland
Help! We need you and your friends to solve the dastardly deed. Hilarious laugh-out-loud evenings that will test your whodunit observations and instincts. The evenings start with a drinks reception followed by a sumptuous 3 course dinner and, of course, the lively and themed entertainment. Sharpen your pencil, have your wits about you and bring the perpetrator to justice.
|Murder Mystery at The Midland||from £38.50 per person||Buy Now|
|Murder Mystery at Lancaster House||from £35 per person||Buy Now|