With modern furnishings and fresh décor, whilst carefully retaining the charm and character of this historic house, Askham Hall is somewhere you can kick off your wellies at the front door and relax in down to earth, comfortable surroundings.
The emphasis is on the food and our Michelin-starred/4 AA Rosette restaurant Allium offers an imaginative and creative dining style, using produce locally sourced from the 800 year old Lowther Estate. Our 6 course tasting dinner menu is available for £110 per person. The cycle of life in the gardens and fields dictate our menus - we work with the seasons to grow, source and preserve the produce from our surrounding farms and woodland.
Furthermore there are 19 bedrooms to choose from initially, each is totally unique and individually named. Room rates start at £180 per night including breakfast. A Scandinavan sauna, outdoor heated pool and hot tub are available to guests from April to October, as well as access to Askham’s ‘Health Barn’ all year round.
The Grade II listed gardens are full of stunning features, including colourful terraces, a 230ft long double herbaceous border, unusual species of plants, formal lawns, kitchen gardens, woodland, meadows and ponds. Take in the views down to the River Lowther and enjoy the secluded spots of the garden.
The gardens are now open to hotel, restaurant and wedding guests only.
A stunning wedding and party barn is also available.
Sister establishment of the George and Dragon, Clifton, repeated winners of the Cumbria Tourism Taste Awards.
Askham Hall have won may awards over the years, here are the most recent:
Good Hotel Guide Editor’s choice award ‘Historic'
One Michelin star
Cumbria Tourism’s 'Small Hotel of the Year’ winner
Cumbria Tourism’s 'Wedding Venue of the Year’ winner
One Michelin star
One Michelin star
Good Hotel Guide 2019 editor’s choice awards Best Country House hotel
Cumbria Tourism Awards Taste of England finalist
Family Business Awards Cumbria 2018 - Best Food & Drink establishment
Visit England Awards of Excellence 2018 - Taste of England Bronze
Cumbria Tourism Boutique Guest Accommodation of the Year 2018 - Finalist
Please note that ‘AH’ rooms refer to Askham Hall and ‘QH’ rooms refer to our neighbouring sister property The Queen’s Head Askham.
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