The Daffodil hotel beside stunning Lake District hills

Is this the most luxurious weekend break in the Lake District?

3 July 2018

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The Lake District is the perfect location for you to enjoy a luxury break. Whether you want to relax with a spa therapy, indulge in pre-dinner cocktails, sample contemporary dining or perhaps just simply enjoy a bit of spoiling, you can do it all at The Daffodil Hotel and Spa in Grasmere, a Lake District Hotel with a difference.


Your luxury Lake District hotel break at The Daffodil awaits

Friday 3pm | Check In

Located on the shores of Grasmere water, The Daffodil combines stylish, contemporary interiors inside, with the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District outside. Opened in summer 2012, we offer a brand new and exciting concept in the area, geared up to appeal to the modern traveller that enjoys a bit of indulgence. Unwind in one of our luxurious rooms or suites, dine in the lake view restaurant, relax in the tempting thermal pool or refresh with drink in our scandi-style Lobby Bar. Let the Concierge take care of your luggage and suggest things to see and do in the surrounding area whilst showing you to your room.

Unwind in the Spa and enjoy the Thermal Pool, Sauna and Steam Room

Friday | Afternoon

Kick off your fabulous spa weekend with a trip to The Spa at The Daffodil. Combined with top European skincare house Germaine de Capuccini, it offers tranquil escapism in the heart of the Lake District. Presenting stylish and relaxing facilities, the Thermal Pool, Sauna and Steam Room are the perfect tonic for tired and achy legs following a day of exploring the Cumbrian fells and villages such as Grasmere, Ambleside, Windermere and Keswick.

Spa in the Lake District

Lake view dining at The Daffodil by the shores of Grasmere water

Friday | Evening

With panoramic lake views, the Dining Room offers a stylish, contemporary, yet relaxed dining experience like no other. Our innovative Executive Chef and creative Kitchen Team offer fantastic locally sourced and seasonally designed menus guaranteed to delight. Cosy up in the stylish Lounge with a cocktail or two before moving through to the Dining Room to sample dishes such as Seared Scallops, Dry Aged Beef Fillet and Dark Chocolate Ganache.

Steak and chips in the Lake District

Explore the Lakeland village of Grasmere

Saturday | Morning

Grasmere is a picture perfect village located just 10 minutes walk from The Daffodil. Whether you want to stock up on some famous Grasmere Gingerbread, pick up some stylish Lakeland gifts at iconic brand Herdy or watch the world go by with a delicious cake and coffee at Baldry’s Tea Room, there’s plenty to do in the charming village that we call home. Discover the area from a different perspective and hire a rowing boat from Faeryland or choose one of the enchanting local walks such as Loughrigg Terrace, Easedale Tarn or Grasmere Lakeshore walk.

Shopping in Windermere

Dine alfresco on the lakeside Summer Terrace

Saturday | Afternoon

After exploring the delights of Grasmere Village return to The Daffodil and enjoy a gin and tonic, summer cocktail or local ale in the sunshine overlooking Grasmere water. Dine alfresco on the Lakeside Terrace and enjoy antipasti sharing boards, stone-baked pizzas and Daffodil burgers.

Seafood in the Lake District

Room service dining in the Molton Brown Suite

Saturday | Evening

If there’s one thing we love at The Daffodil, it’s a bit of spoiling and there’s no better way to enjoy a bit of indulgence than in our huge Suite in partnership with top British brand Molton Brown!  When staying in the Molton Brown Suite, you simply must enjoy room service – choose from our creative menu and dine in style from your private lounge with views towards Helm Crag Don’t forget to make use of the state of the art waterfall shower and Molton Brown toiletries before retiring to the emperor sized bed (7ft wide!).

Luxury bed in the Lake District

Relax with a Germaine de Capuccini facial, massage or Mud Rasul therapy

Sunday | Morning

Indulge with a luxury spa day or couple’s package or choose one of the therapies that have been specially designed for The Daffodil such as the stress-relieving Daffodil Botanical Facial or energising Walkers Massage Therapy. Follow this with a visit to the unique, couples Mud Rasul with dimmed lights and heated loungers before ending the pampering with a makeup session (complete with a glass of Champagne) using the products of modern British brand, Delilah Cosmetics.

Massages in the Lake District

Indulge in Luxury Afternoon Tea by the lake

Sunday | Afternoon

No trip to The Daffodil is complete without sampling the colourful and contemporary Luxury Afternoon Tea! Delight in delicious savouries such as the pastrami bagel and cheese and red pepper bon bon before moving on to the divine selection of colourful cakes. With chocolate truffle cones, spiced banana cake, macarons, buttermilk scones and much more – you’ll be spoilt for choice! That’s not all, choose a blend of Teapigs tea to suit your mood or treat yourself with the Champagne flight.

Afternoon tea in the Lake District

Book your luxury Lake District hotel break at The Daffodil Hotel & Spa

So, if you fancy a bit of luxury, style and indulgence by the shores of Grasmere water, The Daffodil Hotel & Spa is for you.

Book eight weeks or more in advance and benefit from our Early Bird discount, giving you 20% off our best available rates – with rooms from £115 and suites from £163 Bed & Breakfast.

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