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Christmas in Keswick at the Inn on the Square

Indulge yourselves this Christmas and make the most of the jolly season with a luxury stay at our newest Keswick hotel – the Inn on the Square. Whether you’re planning a relaxing quiet one or some fabulous festive fun with family and friends – we’ll make you feel welcome from the moment you drop your bags.


Gin afternoon tea
Cocktails and canapés
4 course dinner in Brossen
Candlelit procession to Lake
Mulled wine and chestnuts
Keswick Choir concert

Christmas Eve

After settling into your luxury room make your way downstairs as the afternoon begins with a delicious gin afternoon tea buffet, including finger sandwiches, savoury treats and festive cakes, all served with tea or coffee. Choose a gin of your choice from our selection. In the evening, join our General Manager and his friendly team for a sparkling cocktail and canapés reception, as he takes the opportunity to tell you about the coming day’s events and entertainment.

It's then time to make your way to the AA Rosette Brossen Steakhouse for a stunning four course welcome dinner, where you’ll be mesmerised with our close-up magician. After which there will be a chance to experience the beauty of the lake and mountain scenery on a magical candlelit procession through the town to the shores of lake Derwentwater. Warm up with hot mulled wine and roasted chestnuts whilst you experience the beauty and tranquillity of the lake at night (weather permitting!).

Later in the evening, you can join in the festive celebrations in the Market Square just outside our hotel. Enjoy live music and carols from the Keswick Choir; before heading back to the hotel for more Christmas cheer.

Christmas Day

Breakfast on Christmas Day is a leisurely affair, start your day with a Brossen breakfast and add a bit of sparkle with a mimosa cocktail. If you feel energetic you can join the Christmas treasure hunt around Keswick’s market square with the chance to win a giant box of chocolates, the perfect way to get some fresh Lakeland air and build up an appetite for Head Chef’s fabulous 6 course Christmas Day lunch.

After lunch, relax in our lounge with a selection of board games, as well as tea and a slice of Christmas cake; keep an eye out for Father Christmas who will pop by to say hello-ho-ho.

In the evening, enjoy a ‘Cumbrian Lakes and Fells’ buffet, offering the opportunity to taste some local and international specialities. Later on, with relaxation in mind, we have prepared a Big Fat Christmas Quiz; an evening of fun and laughter with prizes to be won! P.S. Don’t forget to enter our competition - guess the weight of the Christmas cake


Brossen breakfast with Mimosa
Treasure hunt with prizes
6 course Christmas Day lunch
‘Cumbrian Lakes and Fells’ buffet
Christmas quiz with prizes


Brossen breakfast
Guided walk to surprise location
Hot and cold buffet lunch
Hot chocolate buffet
Steak and lobster dinner
Casino with prizes

Boxing Day

After enjoying a delicious Brossen breakfast, join us on the Market Square for a glass of hot punch as the Blencathra Foxhounds set off on their traditional Boxing Day trail. From here we’ll encourage you to don your walking boots and join us on a guided Boxing Day walk to a beautiful surprise location, where a tasty hot and cold buffet lunch awaits. On your return to the hotel warm up with our hot chocolate station and mini festive treats in front of the cosy fire.

Soon it will be time to get ready for the mouth-watering 4 course steak and lobster dinner. Afterwards we request your company at the casino tables manned by professional croupiers. Fun money will be issued and the guest with the most money at the end of the evening wins a magnum of champagne!

Book your stay for £789

Stay in either a Herdwick or Town room.
Enjoy 3 nights for £789 per person.

Book online or call 0800 840 1247

Children sharing with parents: under 1 year FREE. 1-15 years old from £180 per child. All prices shown are per person, based on 2 adults sharing a room including all meals and entertainment above. The programme may vary as a result of events that are outside our control. Please note, a non-refundable deposit of £200pp is required to confirm a booking with the balance paid before 1st December 2018. Dogs are welcome, and are subject to a £20 per night supplement.

  • AA 4 stars
  • AA Rosette
  • Tripadvisor Excellence Award
  • Lancashire Life Award
  • Cumbria Life Award
  • Cask Marque Award

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