A-Z of Christmas at The Daffodil
At the Daffodil we’re getting ready for the festive season ahead. You can expect breathtaking landscapes and luxury surroundings but we have plenty of other treats in store for guests this festive season…
A is for Appetite
Whether you dream of a full Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, a luxury festive buffet or perhaps festive Afternoon Tea? Our executive chef Graham Harrower has designed a Festive Fare Menu to temp and delight, offering a unique mix of comfort food with a fine dining twist.
B is for Beautiful location
Spend Christmas day by the shores of Grasmere, go for a stroll by the lake admiring the breath-taking views or cozy up with a Christmas coffee (or cocktail) in our Lake View lounge.
C is for Cocktails
Try one of our festive inspired cocktails/mocktails such as the Christmas Cosmo or Amaretto Fizz to really get you in the festive mood.
D is for DJs
Dance the night away with friends, family or colleagues to all your favourite tunes at our Christmas party night and let our live band and resident DJ provide the perfect vibe.
E is for Elegance
From the stylish designer carpets to the refined decor using rich woods and polished stone, elegance is the word that best sums up The Daffodil Hotel & Spa.
F is for Fireworks
To see the New Year in with a bang, enjoy a fantastic firework display over the lake a midnight.
G is for Germaine De Capuccini
Germaine De Capuccini has developed some of the worlds most talked about formulations and ground breaking advances in skincare. The successful combination of natural active ingredients with cutting edge technology has enabled the company to develop some of the most influential skincare products and professional spa therapies the beauty industry has ever seen.
H is for His & Hers
Our Mud Rasul therapy is perfect for couples. It allows the bathers to apply natural mineral mud product to the face and body, before the room lighting is gently dimmed and relaxing fibre optic lighting fills the ceiling. The bathers sit in the enfolding warmth of heated individual seats, before steam is introduced into the Rasul. Warmth of the steam opens the pores and allows the enriched products to enter the body, where it stimulates the blood flow, helps revive the tissue and stimulates the lymphatic system. After approximately 20 minutes the treatment is brought to an end when a warm shower mist descends from the ceiling to gently wash away the remaining product.
I is for Indulge
At New Year, indulge in pre-party pampering in our Spa followed by welcome drinks and canapes to start the night right.
J is for Join the Party
Switch up the 9-5 this December. Exclusive party nights available for family, friends and colleagues. Come and join the party here on the shores of Grasmere!
K is for Kiss under the Mistletoe
Christmas is an exciting time at the Daffodil with many choosing to propose to their loved one! If you’re planning on popping the question during your stay, let our team know, we can help you with anything from champagne to fireworks.
L is for Live Singer
A party wouldn’t be a party without a live singer to get it started. Whether you’re first on the dancefloor or relaxing at the bar with one of our cocktails, there’s sure to be something for everyone.
M is for Markets
Take time out this Christmas to discover an array of Christmas Markets in and around Cumbria. From roasted chestnuts and mulled wine to ice-skating and Santa’s grotto.
O is for OPI
One of the most successful nail care brands in the world, OPI are widely sought after by professionals and consumers alike for their high quality nail treatments, and beautiful nail colours. We offer a range of OPI manicure and pedicure treatments.
P is for Private Dining
Whether you want to enjoy a meal in the privacy of your luxury accommodation or something more memorable, at the Daffodil there are a range of private dining experiences available. Enjoy a candle-lit dinner for two in our lake view restaurant or take your own picnic lunch down to the shores of Grasmere.
Q is for The Queen
You can dine with the Queen and other famous faces that have come from the National Portrait Gallery this December.
R is for Relax
With a team of staff we are here to make sure your holiday is relaxed and stress free. Our friendly, attentive team are always on hand to ensure you have everything you need for a perfect stay from arranging luxurious spa treatments to having celebration cakes delivered to your table.
S is for Smooth as Chocolate
Breathe in a heavenly aroma of pure chocolate! This treatment commences with an exfoliator rich in cocoa extracts that hydrate and nourish the skin. Following this a rich Chocolate Body Butter is applied to nourish and soothe dry skin. A gentle full body softening exfoliation for all chocoholics!
T is for Tepidarium
Indulge in a bit of ‘you’ time. As tepid air induces relaxation – your every comfort and needs are pampered prior to or post therapy.
U is for Ultimate Luxury
For something extra special this Christmas why not indulge in the luxury of one of our Senior Suites. Our Senior Suites are quite simply huge, with a lake view sitting room, emperor bed, an enormous bathroom with a double walk in shower and large bath.
V is for Views
A picture is worth 100 words…
W is for Walks
Enjoy winter walks in the Lake District. Visit our explore Grasmere page to find out more about the idyllic Lakeland trails.
X is for X’s and O’s
Christmas is the perfect time to catch up with loved ones and make memories that will last forever without the hassle of washing up – we’ve got that one covered.
Y is for Youthful
Try our Daffodil Botanical Facial. It’s an anti-stress therapy with Rose Extract and Royal Jelly. This beautiful facial therapy is rich in natural botanical and restorative ingredients, such as rose petals, Rosehip Oil and Royal Jelly, all with a highly soothing and anti-stress action on the skin. This facial nourishes, repairs and protects and strengthens the skin from all elements caused through emotional and physical stress.
Z is for Zzzzz
After the party get your head down in one of our emperor sized beds or have a rest in the Tepidarium after a treatment.
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