Baldry's Grasmere is home to the famous Baldry's Tea Room and Baldry's Cottage, our luxury holiday accommodation. We hope you'll come visit us soon to experience our hospitality & home baked goodies.  On the blog you can learn more about both venues, as well as the goings on behind the scenes, guides to the local area and much more.






The Lake District is beautiful all year round, but despite the weather, Christmas brings out the best in the local towns and villages. We have compiled a selection of some of our favourite events to go and see during the festive season.

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grasmere snow winter

Well, it’s that time of year again! Christmas is coming, and Santa is getting ready for his worldwide adventure. Surely, the first sign of Christmas is the local towns and villages having their many Christmas light switch-ons?

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kendal christmas lights

Introducing the newest member to our team.. Mr Baldry – Our very own mascot! This cute little bear makes the ideal Christmas present, or a little something to keep at home to remember us by.

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mr baldry suitcase, tea and scone

Earlier this year, we had the pleasure of welcoming Melissa Tullett Painted Furniture, to work on the heart of our Cottage. Melissa Tullett transformed a tired wooden table into a creative masterpiece that has become the heart of Baldry’s Cottage, Grasmere.

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Cottage kitchen with table

Grasmere is a traditional Lake District village, full of history and heritage. Although a village like no other, with community at its heart. To help you on your way here we have compiled a list of things for you to do in Grasmere, Lake District.

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Grasmere lake view

Answer me this, what goes better with a good cup of tea? Scones. Who doesn’t love a good scone? After baking around a thousand every month, we like to think we have a pretty good understanding of baking the perfect scone.

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Scone J+B, tea and milkshake

Doesn’t everyone who visits the Lakes, find it to be such a special location? Therefore, after being given World Heritage Status by UNESCO, the Lake District has been truly confirmed as a bucket list adventure for people across the world.

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Rydal water from high up

We’re going to give everyone an insight into the makings of some of our famous edible creations! Recipe of the Month will give everyone the opportunity to make some of their own Baldrys goodness in the comfort of your own home.

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pistacho and rosewater sponge

Baldry’s Cottage weeks available for 2017 With only a few wintery months left of 2017, why not get yourself to the picturesque village of Grasmere, Lake District? Baldry’s Cottage only has a few remaining weeks available for the rest of the year, so book your time off work, and get yourself up to the beautiful […]

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cottage master bedroom

An AGA is always the heart of a countryside kitchen, therefore our’s takes pride of place in the Baldrys Cottage kitchen. To someone that has never used one before it can seem a little bit daunting, but don’t worry, as we will be able to tell you all things AGA.

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Baldrys cottage kitchen with AGA