Michelin-starred chef Hrishikesh Desai has achieved a great deal since he took over as head chef at Gilpin Hotel and Lake House, the Relais & Chateaux country house hotel that sits perched above Lake Windermere. As well as the Michelin star for his eponymous fine dining restaurant Hrishi, Gilpin's new pan-Asian brasserie, Gilpin Spice - which only opened in October 2016 - has already picked up two AA rosettes. Here Hrishi provides a real flavour of what you can expect from a visit:
Magic Moments at Gilpin – perfect for a Romantic Celebration: Where better than the beautiful Lake District to packages.
indulge in a spot of luxurious romance? We’ve created some very special packages for those special celebrations. There are no weddings, conferences or children under seven at Gilpin, just the chance to escape the world for that special birthday, anniversary, honeymoon, minimoon, baby moon or even engagement. We’ve put together some very special packages with particularly good deals in the winter, this is the ultimate in luxury.
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