Why You Should Book a Festive Break at the Pennine Manor
Come rain, snow or sunshine, you’ll be assured of the warmest winter welcome at the Pennine Manor. Your everyday cares are bound to vanish as you pull up the drive to our splendid country retreat and put your bags down in one of our splendidly comfortable rooms. Then you’ll be able to enjoy the kinds of festive delights mentioned in this blog.
Delectable Delights at the Hilltop Restaurant
While the most delicious dishes are served year-round at the Hilltop restaurant, we offer some special treats for our winter-time guests. There’s the chance to tuck into our festive luncheon throughout December, with sumptuous starters such as the chunky winter vegetable soup and farmhouse pork liver pate. Traditional main courses including Roast Turkey Crown and Topside of Beef will be followed by indulgent desserts such as the Bailey’s Chocolate Tart. And you can celebrate Christmas day in fine style with a hearty three-course lunch.
Local Festive Events
With easy access to a variety of family-friendly attractions, the Pennine Manor opens up the opportunity for festive adventures. The Christmas shopping could begin at Shibden Hall from the 12th to the 13th of November, where a selection of local crafts and produce will be on sale. And you can hop aboard the “Santa Express” for a trip along the Whistlestop Valley to the North Pole any weekend from the 26th of November t0 the 18th of December.
Here are some more festive dates for your diary:
- Winter Makers Market at the Halifax Piece Hall: November 11th – 20th
- Leeds Corn Exchange Christmas Market: November 11th – December 31st
- Huddersfield Christmas Lights Switch On: November 20th
- Dick Whitington Rock n’ Roll Panto at the Leeds Varieties Music Hall: November 25th – January 8th
- Ice Skating at the Halifax Piece Hall: December 1st – 31st
- Jack and the Beanstalk Panto at Huddersfield’s Laurence Batley Theatre – December 2nd – 31st
Spectacular Winter-time Walks
You’ll definitely want to bring your warmest winter clothes and walking boots for hikes along the fabulous trails of West Yorkshire. The Bronte Waterfalls are a must-visit, with spectacular views across the moorland and heather-covered hillsides. And you should allow a little time for a walk along Hebden Bridge and Hardcastle Crag.
Here are a few more of our favourite hikes:
New Year’s Eve Celebrations
You can kiss goodbye to 2022 and bring up the New Year in style with a lavish buffet and the best dance tunes of the 80s and 90s courtesy of resident DJ Audley Buckle (of Britain’s Got Talent fame). Dress to impress and count down to midnight against the backdrop of the firework-lit sky in the company of your nearest and dearest. Then wake up and dust off the cobwebs with a classic full-English breakfast at the Hilltop Restaurant.
Book Your Stay
With such a splendid selection of treats there’s every reason to book a festive break at the Pennine Manor. Make sure that you get the best rates by giving us a call on 01484 905398 or dropping us a message via the enquiry form.