The Coniston have all the ingredients to make your Christmas a recipe for success! From Christmas & New Year Breaks with all the (jingle) bells and whistles to enchanting events. Eat, drink and be merry with fantastic festive dining offering also. Savour the season and make this Christmas one to remember!

Nestled within a stunning 1,400 acre woodland and parkland estate, The Coniston Hotel & Country Estate is a leading destination within the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. Offering a plethora of luxurious accommodation, either hotel rooms or private cottages as well as unique, award winning dining options, world class spa facilities and treatments and a host of exciting, adventurous outdoor activities such as fishing, clay shooting and off-road driving experiences, with numerous walking routes, all centred around the stunning lake.

The Coniston Hotel Country Estate is the perfect retreat yet is also accessible, being just a 50-minute drive from the spa town of Harrogate, a 45-minute drive from Leeds Bradford Airport and conveniently a mere 15-minute drive from bustling Skipton Railway Station which gives easy access to Leeds, Carlisle, Lancaster, Morecambe and more.

The AA Rosette restaurant, The View invites diners to savour the season as well as local produce as from Monday 20th November – Saturday 23rd December 2023.

Enjoy starters such as: Coniston Estate Game Pate, Truffled Chestnut & Mushroom Pate as well as Roasted Cauliflower Soup.

Mains offered include: Altham’s Butchers Roast Turkey Medallion Stuffed with Roast Shallot, Sage & Apple Stuffing with Pigs in Blankets, Duck Fat Roast Potatoes, Buttered Vegetables topped with Thyme Gravy. There’s also Maple Roast Squash topped with Toasted Pumpkin Seed with Nut & Sage Gratin, Wilted Rocket, Pomegranate, drizzled with Balsamic Reduction.

A plethora of desserts include: Traditional Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce and Redcurrants, Roast Pecan & Caramel Tart accompanied by Nutmeg Cream, a delicious Chocolate Yule Brownie with Toasted Marshmallows & Sea Salt Crumb or for those without a sweet tooth, a Selection of Courtyard & Local Cheese.

Festive Lunch, 12pm – 3pm
Two Courses: adult £25.00 pp child £10.00 pp / Three Courses adult £30.00 pp child £12.50 pp
Festive Dinner, 6pm – 9pm
Two Courses: adult £30.00 pp child £10.00 pp / Three Courses adult £35.00 pp child £12.50 pp
Festive Afternoon Tea, Mon – Sat between 3pm – 4pm
Festive Afternoon Tea £25.00 pp / Festive Afternoon Tea with Fizz £32.00 pp

Sunday 24th December 2023
Arrive and indulge with a sparkling festive afternoon tea with the residential harpist. Enjoy a cocktail before a festive three-course supper, followed by live music and then a good night’s sleep.
Monday 25th December 2023
Begin the big day with a hearty Yorkshire breakfast and spend the morning at leisure, catching up with friends and family whilst exchanging gifts. Whilst at lunch, tuck into a festive feast before unwinding during the afternoon with movies, board games or take the opportunity to explore the large estate. To close Christmas Day, a light supper will be served complete with a Christmas themed quiz!
Tuesday 26th December 2023
After a sumptuous breakfast, blow away the cobwebs with a leisurely stroll around the estate or perhaps indulge in the multi award winning spa (finalist in the ‘Best Destination Spa’, Good Spa Guide Awards 2023). After lunch sit back and relax or tackle a fun self-guided scavenger hunt! During the evening, sip a glass of fizz before savouring supper before bed. Rise the following morning and breakfast before The Coniston bid you a fond farewell.

See in 2024 in style at The Coniston with a luxurious two and three night New Year break.

Saturday 30th December 2023
Upon arrival, indulge in a traditional afternoon tea curated with local produce and decadent treats. Later on during the evening, enjoy a pre-dinner tipple before settling down for a three-course dinner and the famous Coniston New Year quiz! Head to bed for a good night’s sleep.
Sunday 31st December 2023
Arise to a hearty Yorkshire breakfast before time at leisure with family and friends. Get glam as New Year Eve celebrations kick off with a champagne cocktail reception and canapes before tucking into a decadent six-course dinner with hand selected wines. Enter the fabulous live band and see in the New Year in style with champagne, fireworks and bacon sandwiches at midnight. Enjoy a deep slumber after an incredible night celebrating with loved ones.
Monday 1st January 2024
The Coniston Hotel Country Estate & Spa offers two sumptuous dining options, catering for all palates. The View is a formal yet comfortable dining experience with its roaring fires and floor to ceiling panoramic views, that combined with a pretty terrace, boasts beautiful views of the lake and stunning countryside beyond. The décor is tasteful with muted tones, blending country charm with modern luxury and the menu offers delicious hearty fare which embraces the very best of the Great British landscape and its produce. @theconistonhotel