House and Estate News

Traditional Harvest Celebrations at Dalemain

Here at Dalemain we've got the perfect thing to banish your blues at the thought of Summer ending. On Sunday 29th September we will be holding traditional Harvest Celebrations, to mark this important time of year in the rural calendar. Dalemain has always been famous for its beautiful autumn colour and wonderful collection of ancient [...]

August 22nd, 2019|House and Estate News|

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Roses!

Here at Dalemain we've got over 100 varieties of old fashioned roses, each with its own glorious scent and beautiful colours. But what you might not know, is that every rose has its own story too. We are delighted to announce a special series of rose tours. These are designed to give visitors the opportunity [...]

June 20th, 2019|House and Estate News|

The Dalemain Plant Fair returns on 16th June

Plant lovers, it's nearly time for your favourite day of the year - the Dalemain Plant Fair is returning! Held every year in mid-June, the Plant Fair takes place on Father's Day and is a wonderful day out for all the family. A collection of the best nurseries in the North West and Scotland will [...]

May 29th, 2019|House and Estate News|

2019 Dalemain Events

The new season will soon be upon us, and we have lots of exciting things in store for visitors to Dalemain throughout 2019! The Mediaeval Hall Tearoom will reopen to the public on 3rd February, when we will be serving food from our delicious winter warmer menu. Do stop in for homemade meals, tasty cakes [...]

January 27th, 2019|House and Estate News|

Christmas Lunches at Dalemain Mansion

Christmas lunches will be available once again in Dalemain's Mediaeval Hall Tearoom from 3rd – 18th December (Sunday-Thursday, 12.00-2.15pm). This year, we have added new dishes to our Christmas menu such as a delicious Beef Casserole which will be served in a giant Yorkshire Pudding, as well as a new dessert: a Pear & Ginger Sticky [...]

September 20th, 2018|House and Estate News|

Apple & Brandy Marmalade succeeds at 2018 Great Taste Awards

We are very pleased to announce that our Dalemain Apple & Brandy Marmalade has been given a one-star award at the 2018 Great Taste Awards. Much like the Dalemain Marmalade Awards, the Great Taste Awards look for the best of the best. Only 40% of the 12,634 entries are deemed delicious enough for an Award, [...]

August 1st, 2018|House and Estate News|

Coming Up: Cumbria Classic Car Show at Dalemain

Wigton Motor Club's Classic Car Show is returning to Dalemain on 19th August 2018. This is the 30th outing of the Show, and organisers hope for it to be the biggest yet! The Show has gone from strength to strength, passing the 750-car mark last year. The Cumbria Classic Car Show is the finale to [...]

July 19th, 2018|House and Estate News|

Explore the NEW Dalemain Loop

Following the fantastic success of the ‘Ullswater Way’ footpath around the shores of Lake Ullswater, the Lake District National Park and Dalemain Estates have announced the official new ‘Dalemain Loop’ extension. At approximately 5 miles, the new route offers walkers the chance to enjoy different features of the Ullswater Valley. The Dalemain loop can be [...]

July 5th, 2018|House and Estate News|

Dalemain’s NEW Shell Garden

Here at Dalemain, we like to constantly bring something new to our historic Gardens. As such, Jane Hasell-McCosh has been busy creating the new Shell Garden, which sits between the Terrace and the Elizabethan Knot Garden. The shells take the place of the red poppies in the Spiral Garden which were planted to commemorate the [...]

June 25th, 2018|House and Estate News|

Dalemain Plant Fair – THIS SUNDAY!

The Dalemain Plant Fair with Artisan Foods & Crafts is back on the 17th June 2018. Stalls will include a selection of the best nurseries in the North, as well as artisanal food producers and craftspeople. Make a day of it with a tour of our award-winning Gardens, specialist talks, and a cream tea on [...]

June 15th, 2018|House and Estate News|
There are no products