Travel Dream - Summer 2019

The grand reveal Grantley Hall Near Ripon, West Yorkshire Tipped to be one of the UK’s most remarkable luxury hotel launches of 2019 – the restoration project, overseen by owners the Sykes family, will see the 17th century Grantley Hall in North Yorkshire return to its former glory, capturing its elegant grandeur and opulence, along with the addition of several new buildings. Set in the idyllic Yorkshire countryside on its own private island near Ripon, the historic Grade II* listed residence will be the ultimate luxury hotel and wellness retreat. From its opening on 6th July, guests can look forward to 47 exquisite rooms and suites, a tranquil spa, four exceptional restaurants offering signature fine-dining from Shaun Rankin to tempting Pan-Asian, and three sophisticated bars including a glamorous late night champagne and cocktail venue. Northern Delight England’s most beautiful upland national parks, The Yorkshire Dales and The Lake District are close neighbours covering over 1,750 miles 2 ! These pristine spaces are a walking paradise cutting a swathe across the top of industrial middle England... Hot tub heaven Gilpin Hotel & Lake House Windermere, The Lake District At Gilpin Hotel all twenty five bedrooms have lovely Lakeland views, most leading onto the gardens. Six have their own cedarwood hot tubs, another five their own treatment area, steam room, stone bath, sauna and hydrotherapy hot tub. Just a mile away Gilpin Lake House is, put simply, a sanctuary, where just six rooms enjoy exclusive access to 100 acres of private grounds, including a stunningly beautiful four-acre private lake, boat house, swimming pool, salt snug, hot tubs and spa treatment room overlooking the lake. With a fascinating history as a centre of the spice trade, Cumbrian cuisine has a rich heritage, and at Gilpin there are two restaurants celebrating this tradition – the Michelin starred HRiSHi and the casual Gilpin Spice. Lake Windermere