New Year Breaks at Waterhead

The Waterhead is the Lake District’s only four star townhouse hotel, and the perfect location to enjoy a truly special Christmas

The interior is stylish and luxurious belonging firmly in the twenty-first century, but the exterior views are timeless with the Bar & Grill and many of the 41 rooms looking out over a tranquil Lakeland setting with a backdrop of Wetherlam Fell and Coniston Old Man.  Our aim at the Waterhead is for you to unwind, relax and completely spoil yourselves with great food, fantastic wines and a real home from home atmosphere.

New Year Programme

Monday 30th December 2019

Following a warm welcome and glass of our secret recipe hot toddy on arrival, unwind and relax in our Bar and Lounge and enjoy stunning views over Lake Windermere to the fells beyond.

We will be serving a light arrival buffet as everyone settles in prior to the festivities ahead and this evening, join our manager Beau Irwin and his team for a free-flowing champagne and canapé reception, followed by head chef Adam Graham’s special multi-course menu, celebrating some of the very best Cumbrian produce and dishes.

To top off the evening why not chance your hand at our ever-popular casino night with the opportunity to win prizes without compromising your wallet!

New Year’s Eve

Tuesday 31st December 2019

Enjoy your last breakfast of 2019, and then join us on our annual Champagne walk, enjoying some fresh air before the big night ahead!

Back in the bar and restaurant this afternoon we will be serving a light afternoon buffet together with our own gin tasting with Fever-Tree Tonic. Tea and coffee will also be an option for those still feels the effects of the party the night before!

This evening join us back in the bar and lounge to enjoy our award-winning cocktail together with Champagne and canapés, followed by a New Year Eve gourmet six course Gala Dinner in our restaurant (black tie preferred but not essential).

Our resident DJ will then raise the tempo, count down the last moments of 2019 and welcome in the New Year to the sounds of Big Ben and popping Champagne corks.

New Year’s Day

Wednesday 1st January 2020

Relax and start 2020 with a well-earned lie-in and a leisurely brunch.

After brunch, why not enjoy a complimentary lake cruise on Windermere or for those of you wanting some fresh Lakeland air, there will be local walk information available - along with a flask of strong coffee for those nursing a sore head!

This afternoon, and following our Waterhead afternoon tea, we will be hosting our all new ‘Cocktail Competition’ with the chance to impress fellow guests, with the winning creation taking centre stage as this evening’s pre-dinner drink.

Join us tonight for our cocktail and Champagne reception followed by a final multi course dinner in our restaurant. To round off the evening there will be the opportunity to assemble your teams for our popular annual ‘Festive Pub Quiz’, with prizes for the lucky winners!

A drink or two in our Bar and Lounge overlooking Lake Windermere will round off a memorable and relaxing New Year at The Waterhead.

Thursday 2nd January 2020

Sadly, all good things must come to an end, but why not stay another night at an especially reduced rate? If commitments do pull you away, then we will have to say our fond farewells after a final hearty Lakeland breakfast.

New Year Breaks Tariffs

3 Night New Year Package

Our 3 night package, commencing Monday 30th December, including all the entertainment and meals detailed above, starts from only £575 per person.

2 Night New Year Package

Our 2 night package, commencing Tuesday 31st December, including all the entertainment and meals detailed above, starts from only £455 per person.

Please note that participation in any hotel-arranged walks will be dependent on the wearing of appropriate footwear and, whether the walk itself occurs, will be subject to the prevailing weather conditions.

Room Supplements

Classic lake view rooms - £25 per room per night.
Luxury lake view room - £60 per room per night.

Single Occupancy

We have two single rooms. Once these have been sold, a supplement of £75 per night will apply to double rooms required for single occupancy.

New Year Break Offer

If there are three or more couples in your party, and you will be requiring a table of six or more for meals, then you may all be eligible for a 5% discount. Please contact us for details.

Children's Rates

The Waterhead’s festive breaks are not suited to young children and so we are unable to welcome those under 15. Any young adults over this age will be charged at the full adult rate.

Additional Nights

Extend your New Year break with a special rate of £125 per room per night for bed and breakfast on the 27th,28th and 29th December or £110 per room per night for bed and breakfast on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th January 2020, subject to availability.

Tariffs

4 Night New Year Package

Our four night New Year’s break, commencing Saturday 29th December, including all the entertainment and meals detailed above starts from only £695 per person

3 Night New Year Package

3 night New Year package is £570 per person price based on a house room usual upgrade supplements apply. Dates can be any three nights within the 4 night package.

2 Night New Year Package

2 night New Year package is £445 per person which is the 30th and 31st December or the 31st December and 1st January again price based on a house room usual upgrade supplements apply.

1 Night New Year Package

1 night New Year package is £245 per person 31st December again price based on a house room usual upgrade supplements apply.

Please note: Participation in any hotel-arranged walks will be dependent on the wearing of appropriate footwear, and whether the walk itself occurs will be subject to the prevailing weather conditions.

Room Supplements

Classic lake view rooms - £25 per room per night.
Luxury lake view room - £60 per room per night.
Single occupancy - we have two single rooms. Once these have been sold, a supplement of £75 per night will apply to double rooms required for single occupancy.

Discounts

If there are three or more couples in your party, and you will be requiring a table of six or more for meals, then you may all be eligible for a 5% discount. Please contact us for details.

Children's Rates

The Waterhead’s festive break are not suited to young children and so we are unable to welcome those under 15. Any young adults over this age will be charged at the full adult rate.

Additional Nights

Extend your New Year Break - receive a special rate of £99 per room per night for bed and breakfast on 27th and 28th December. Extend your break for a special one off rate from £99 per room bed and breakfast in a house room for the 2nd and 3rd January 2019.

Terms & Conditions / Booking & Deposits

To secure your festive break, a deposit of £100 per adult is required at the time of booking. This can be made by simply quoting a credit card number and details. Full payment of the outstanding balance is required 8 weeks prior to your stay and is non-refundable.

Booking Your New Year Breaks

Our New Year Breaks cannot be booked online. To book you New Year Break please call us on:

0333 2203 106
(Lines Open: Mon - Fri: 9am - 8pm, Weekends 10am - 4pm)

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