Join us this February to celebrate love and the finer things in life - your favourite people, exquisite food prepared with passion, timeless surroundings, and magical live music.

The final ingredient in this romantic recipe is Rose Castle, your majestic venue for not one, not two, but three truly special evenings, designed for bon viveurs and good old fashioned romantics.

FULLY BOOKED! Night of a Thousand Candles

Saturday 10th February

£70 per person

You won't experience an evening like this anywhere else. This is an event for lovers of incredible food, impeccable entertainment, and sumptuous surroundings. Steeped in history, Rose Castle is already a majestic venue, but with the addition of hundreds of candles, it will blow you away. Indulge in a delectable 3-course meal served in our atmospheric Chapel to the strains of modern classics performed by famed string quartet, 'What The Pluck'. 


The Details

Arrive ~ 6.45pm

Relax with a glass of fizz in our elegant State Drawing Room with its listed Chinoisserie wallpaper and plush teal couches. 

Make your way to the Chapel ~ 7.30pm

Glowing with romantic candlelight, our atmospheric Chapel has been dressed for an enchanting evening of fine food, music and love. 

Three-course Meal and Performance ~ 7.45pm to 9.15pm

An outstanding gastronomic experience awaits you. Delight in our Head Chef's carefully curated menu while being serenaded by a string quartet. Whether you're here with your partner, family, or best friends, celebrate love in all its forms in one of Cumbria's finest castles. 

Optional Overnight Stay

£400 per couple - includes 3-course dinner & overnight stay with breakfast

Continue the evening with a stay in one of our opulent bedrooms, with a full English breakfast the next morning. All 15 of our bedrooms have been lovingly restored to the highest standards, with original features in the fireplaces, stone windows, folding wooden shutters and cornicing. Each room has its own colour palette, with hand-crafted upholstery using luxurious fabrics. 


How to Book

Register your interest in what promises to be a remarkable evening by emailing us -

night menu

Valentine's Dinner

Wednesday 14th February & Saturday 17th February 

£50 per person

Treat the one you love to a special Valentine's Dinner in spectacular Rose Castle. Our Head Chef has lovingly created a delicious menu made with fresh ingredients from local producers and the Rose Castle garden. 

state dining room 2

The Details

Arrive ~ 6.30pm

Enjoy a complimentary glass of fizz in our elegant State Drawing Room.

Dinner will be served ~ 7.15pm

Savour an incredible 3-course meal in our grand State Dining Room to a soundtrack of live classical music performed by a local musician.

Optional Overnight Stay

Continue the evening with a stay in one of our stunning bedrooms, with a full English breakfast the next morning.

How to Book

Register your interest by emailing, stating your preferred date.

Valentine Menu