Valentines Day in the Lake District at Forest Side

Nestled in the heart of Grasmere vale sits the Forest Side, a fairy-tale gothic mansion perfectly set in this most magical of Lake District landscapes.

Here you can lose yourselves in each other’s company, perhaps take a rowing boat out onto Grasmere to explore the lake, or perhaps enjoy a stroll to Rydal Caves and sit awhile at Wordsworth’s seat along the way, and muse at the beauty of your surroundings, like the poet himself whilst savouring ’the breathings of your heart.’

Afterwards return to Forest Side, relax and soak away the day, then perhaps enjoy a romantic cocktail in the bar whilst contemplating which of head chef Kevin Tickle’s carefully crafted tasting menus to savour, the perfect way to round off this most romantic of occasions.

You’ll also find that love is in the air at Forest Side, especially after being voted the UK’s most romantic hotel by the Good Hotel Guide 2018. We are proud to welcome guests to our intimate venue, where they can appreciate the tasty dishes on offer created in our fine dining establishment.

If you’re thinking of booking a table at Hipping Hall this Valentine’s Day, we advise you to book well in advance to guarantee yourselves a place. Browse our exquisite menus, and enjoy your romantic meal at Forest Side in the company of that special someone.