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The Dalemain Gardens are reopening

We are delighted to announce that the Dalemain Historic Gardens will re-open on Monday 6th July, the perfect time to see our collection of hundreds of old-fashioned roses. The gardens are looking slightly wilder than usual, but are full of summer colour, and we can't wait to welcome you back! We will be open Monday [...]

2020-07-02T17:01:29+01:00June 9th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Dalemain Blue Poppies Available to Click & Collect!

The Dalemain Gardens may be closed at present, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy our famous, beautiful meconopsis Blue Poppies this year. We are delighted to be offering a ‘click and collect’ service for green fingered enthusiasts to purchase their very own blue poppy plants. Simply place your order and then collect from 9am [...]

2020-06-08T11:18:56+01:00June 8th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Exclusive: the best Japanese marmalade in the world

The 2019 Japanese Dalemain Marmalade Awards was a phenomenal success, with more than 1500 entries across the whole of Japan. Yet despite the number of jars, there could be only one winner - and what a winner it was! Yasuyo Imamura's 'Yuzu with Sancho Black Pepper Marmalade' was a revelation, combining the classic sharpness of the [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:41+01:00May 13th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Subscribe to the Dalemain Newsletter!

We are living in unprecedented times, and we know that at the moment community is more important than ever. As people are unable to leave their homes, we wanted to do something to bring Dalemain to you. We will be sending out a newsletter every week with stories about this year's Marmalade Awards, events to [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00March 31st, 2020|House and Estate News|

Visiting Dalemain – Important Update

We have been carefully following the updates and advice regarding the coronavirus outbreak. Following the government’s social distancing guidance, we have decided that for the safety of our staff and visitors Dalemain will close at the end of March, until further notice. Sadly, this means that we will not be able to display the marmalade [...]

2020-03-31T17:06:59+01:00March 19th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Mother’s Day at Dalemain

Treat your mum this Mothering Sunday on Sunday 22nd March, and bring her to the Dalemain Tearoom's for a delicious Sunday lunch! Our tearoom staff have been hard at work and we have delicious homemade food, including classic roast beef, our famous chocolate orange bread and butter pudding, and apple crumble flapjack with apples from [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00March 2nd, 2020|House and Estate News|

Jane’s Blog – The Gardens are Open

I wanted to tell you a little of what is being planned and what is happening in the garden for 2020. The winter is always a time when we change things and add things for the following season. During the Autumn we have been very busy sorting out the borders and putting everything to bed.  [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00February 6th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Christmas Lunches at Dalemain Mansion

As we race through October and the nights turn colder, we are all beginning to prepare for the winter months ahead. We're turning up the cheer with our traditional Christmas lunches, which will be served in the Mediaeval Hall throughout December! Join us for a festive treat, with homemade, delicious festive food served in the [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00October 17th, 2019|House and Estate News|