New Toilets and Showers - News Entry >> 21.06.2011
New toilets and showers completed... Amazing feedback coming in from guests. They are blown away by the new 5* eco complex that is tiled thoughout with gorgeous stone floor with underfloor heating powered by hydro electricity from the waterfalls and solar energy on the roof. Cleaned daily by contract staff. You will be impressed. I certainly was.
New Solar Lighting - News Entry >> 15.01.2010
We have been trialling some solar powered fairy lights and spot lights in the yurts and think they’re great. If your interested see: the Solar Centres website, www.thesolarcentre.co.uk.
Now Taking Card Payments - News Entry >> 15.01.2010
We are now taking card payments supplied by Card Save through Stream Line for your convenience.
Yurt Upgrade - News Entry >> 15.01.2010
We have invested in some new covers made from high specification modern sail fabric by Goacher Sails, a local sail maker. Now the yurts are even warmer, blend into the natural landscape and look even better. We are hoping to make some new doors in the coming year from locally sourced red cedar
New Toilet and Shower Block - News Entry >> 15.01.2010
Rydal Hall have confirmed that a new toilet and shower block is being built on site and have given us permission to build a composting toilet up near the yurts that will be ready in a couple of months.
Four Yurts at Rydal - News Entry >> 01.07.2009
We now have four beautiful yurts at Rydal Hall, each with its own spectacular view over the fells and Lake Windermere. Ideally situated with their own space but close enough for four families or groups of friends to enjoy a holiday of a life time with each other. Relax in the evenings around the brazier & grill and soak up the best views in the UK.
This year all four yurts are raised of the ground with under floor insulation and tongue in groove wooden floors. Each hand crafted wood burning stove has a full sized oven to cook in. So enjoy the luxury and know that you are also supporting the environment by using a renewable energy source.
Country Tracks Programme - News Entry >> 01.07.2009
We were recently featured on BBC1 ‘Country Tracks’ which aired on Sunday 14th June 2009 and then again on Thurs 18th June 2009. The programme gave fantastic shots of our top red yurt both inside and out.
Cosy Winter Retreat - News Entry >> 25.06.2009
Have you ever considered a winter break that was close to nature and yet luxurious and warm?
Yurting is the way to experience the Lake District winter with a sense of freedom and adventure. We guarantee you will be toasty warm in Nov / Dec / Jan and Feb.
Book now for this cosy winter retreat!
Become a Swinger! - News Entry >> 27.07.2008
We’ve put a hammock up for guests to use. Lay back and ease your cares away as you look down the length of the lake.
Cajun Water Smoker - News Entry >> 25.04.2008
You can now experiment with this incredibly flavoursome method of cooking with our onsite Cajun Water-Smoker. In essence it is a BBQ that also burns soaked hardwood chips that realise the flavour giving smoke. Above the coals is a bowl of water releasing steam that cooks the food slowly an keeps it moist. All of this and the two cooking griddles is contained in an enclosed tower. Full instructions and recipe suggestion present. Apple and cherry wood available for free! We cooked salmon with it and its no exaggeration to say it was the best we had ever tasted!
Honeymoon Yurt & Wedding Packages - News Entry >> 05.02.2008
We now have a honeymoon yurt situated in a secluded spot, perfect for a romantic break with fantastic views. We can offer champagne breakfasts, flowers and any other personal touches that you require. For a wedding with a difference, why not book the beautiful Rydal Hall for your wedding with its many rooms for guests and restored ornate gardens. You can then slip away to the yurt after your evening's festivities. A real neutral footprint experience which combines luxury with adventure.
Full Circle Gift vouchers - News Entry >> 10.10.2008
Full Circle Gift vouchers are now available for a present with a difference. Ideal as a surprise for your partner or family, or maybe as a wedding or birthday present with a little more meaning. We will send you a beautiful voucher for a unique holiday in the Lakes.
Book now for 2010!
Richard Hammond Visit - News Entry >> 01.06.2008
Promoting a ‘Greener’ travel experience: We have had Richard Hammond Editor of Green places to stay and The Guardian’s weekly eco travel column to stay in our yurt. For some interesting tips on greener travel visit our Links Page and check out: www.greentraveller.co.ukClick for Guardian article