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Red Squirrel taken by Robert Burwood
Early signs of summer

Early signs of summer

We have had lovely long sunny days with long grass, nights with the aurora and Borrowdale is in the news. The valley's woodlands which form England's 'largest temperate rain forest' have been declared a 'national nature reserve' and the closest section to us is in...

Spring at Manesty

Spring at Manesty

Spring is in full swing here at Manesty, the birds are singing, the grass is growing and we are looking forward to welcoming you all in the coming season. We hope we have finally seen the end of Covid-19 restrictions which we had to have in place for so long. We...

Resting tawny owl is our wooded fell side garden
Bird & Butterfly Survey

Bird & Butterfly Survey

Last summer Morwenna from the National Trust carried out a bird and butterfly survey. We were very excited that she wanted to carry part of it out through Saltwell Park, our field which takes the footpath down to the lake. She saw lots of action and send us the...

Robin on
Winter at Manesty

Winter at Manesty

Well it's been a long and busy year! We are finally catching our breath and are here to give you an update. Things have changed a lot over the course of the year and we are pleased to announce that we are finally able to return to our normal arrival and departure...

We are looking forward to 2022!

We are looking forward to 2022!

Happy new year to you all! We had a very mild and somewhat damp Christmas and New Year, which was followed by some much colder and more seasonal weather. Sledging and snowman building however has only happened once back in November! We have walked up to snowline a...

Covid policies at Manesty

Covid policies at Manesty

After the Governments changes in July we have reviewed our policies. Our priority is to continue to minimise risks for our guests, those who help us and ourselves while providing our guests with an enjoyable holiday. Below is a summary of how our reviewed policies...

May Snow

May Snow

Its nice to be posting about things which are not Covid related! We could not resist sharing these images of our early morning walk up to the snow on Catbells on Wednesday (5th May). So quiet and peaceful, even if unseasonably cold. We have some availability for 2...

Pheasant on the wall at Manesty
Offers and availability in May

Offers and availability in May

We have a few weeks left in our larger cottages during May and are offering discounts for 'twos': 8th - 15th May Manesty Band  £793 for 2 guests (usually £905 for up to 6 guests) 10th - 15th May Manesty  £479 for 4 nights or £547 for 5 nights for 2 guests...

Covid-19 policies at Manesty

Covid-19 policies at Manesty

Once again we are delighted to be open and to be welcoming guests in 2021. We have reviewed the advice from the Government to make sure our policies remain relevant and that they minimise risks to our guests, those who help us and ourselves while providing our...

Daffodils in the garden at Manesty
Re-opening on 12th April

Re-opening on 12th April

Good news! After the announcement today we can confirm that we will be re-opening as planned on Monday 12th April. If you have a holiday booked with us arriving on 12th April, we will be in touch tomorrow with arrival details. If you have a holiday booked with us...