Blakemere feels magical at Christmas, its twinkling lights welcoming visitors to explore its independent shops, relax in its cosy eateries, and enjoy festive activities.
It couldn’t be easier to buy all your presents in one place!
For even MORE reasons to visit Blakemere this Christmas, make sure you watch our Christmas video. Join us as we walk around the village and discover what’s in store for the festive season.
Take time to shop for unique gifts for the whole family this Christmas, including artisan crafts, children’s toys, jewellery, homeware, houseplants, fashion, antiques, collectibles, plus golf, cycling & running wear and equipment.
Blakemere is brimming with seasonal activities for the whole family to enjoy this Christmas whatever the weather. With options to challenge even the most adventurous at Cheshire Outdoors, including axe throwing, air rifles, and archery, aswell as seasonal craft sessions available to book at Cheshire Craft Workshop and Crafts in the Corner. The Playbarn at Blakemere also provides a warm festive welcome in a cosy, clean environment. Many of these activities can be booked on the day however some activities do require pre-booking via individual websites.
After a day spent shopping and having fun, rest and recharge with a well-deserved drink and a bite to eat. The Village Restaurant and Coffee Bar welcomes visitors to relax in its homely surroundings and enjoy a festive Christmas meal or a mouth-watering Sunday Roast carvery. The heated tipi at Blakemere Village Social is a great place to head with friends and family during the Christmas holiday. Enjoy draft beer, cocktails, soft drinks, and coffees alongside woodfired pizza and fish and chips. Make time to stop for a well-deserved pint at Blakemere’s onsite pub – The Wee Howff – or an expertly poured G&T at Steve’s Artisan Experience.
Create lasting memories this Christmas at Blakemere’s self-led Yuleville Christmas Trail – a fun-filled treasure hunt available from November 26 – December 23. Don’t miss the Magical Woodland (November 25 – January 1), an immersive display of lights and music – set across 15 acres of woodland. Spot Santa and Mrs Claus along the way, or maybe even The Grinch, before toasting marshmallows on the fire and watching the laser show across the lake. For younger children, the annual Playbarn Christmas Storytime takes place on the 22 December and the Playbarn’s Christmas Party on 23 December.
Blakemere’s award-winning touring park welcomes 12 luxury glamping lodges this winter. Nestled within a hidden clearing, the exclusive Blakemere Hideaways feature high-end fixtures and fittings alongside private hot tubs and outdoor seating. Sleeping four up to five guests, with some being dog friendly, the 5* lodges serve as an ideal retreat for a weekend away with friends and family. Benefitting from easy access to the independent shops, eateries, and activities onsite at Blakemere, together with being a stone’s throw from beautiful countryside and local attractions, this is luxury glamping at its best.