Cottages on Tupgill Park

Short Breaks now available in our beautiful cottages on the Tupgill park estate.

5 well appointed cottages all complete with linen and modern spacious kitchens to make your stay really enjoyable.

Situated on the Tupgill Park estate next to The Forbidden Corner and the Saddle Room Restaurant.

Call us now to book 01969 640596 or visit our website

The Saddle Room Now open

After many years in the making welcome to The Saddle Room Restaurant. Why not make your visit really special by visiting us for a Drink or even for Lunch or Dinner. You can now stay in our new Bed and Breakfast units before or after your Forbidden Corner adventure.

Grand honest food, served to perfection

A truly unique dining experience, with sumptuous food, handpicked wine from our award winning cellar and a relaxing atmosphere.

The Saddle Room is a brand new restaurant that features a fabulous wine cellar and  bar area. The restaurant was converted from race horse stables and is split into 5 sections .

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Online Gift Shop

The Forbidden Corner Shop

The Forbidden Corner has had a fantastic 2013, with new features in our gardens, more people visiting us then ever before, some amazing reviews on TripAdvisor and a brand new website.

One thing we wanted with our new website was to offer an online gift shop. With our 2013 season quietening and coming to a close, we have been able to sort out just that. We receive loads of messages from you asking about buying some of our most popular products in our gift shop. We have gone through our gifts, books and clothing to pick out the best items to display on our new online shop. Continue reading

Father Christmas returns in 2013

Come and see Santa

Come and meet Santa at The Forbidden Corner this December.

On Sunday 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd of December, Father Christmas will be at The Forbidden Corner to say hello to all the children that visit us. Make sure you come along and tell Santa how good you have been this year.

Each child will get a present from Santa included in the admission price. Everyone here loves Christmas and is looking forward to putting up the decorations and welcoming Father Christmas’s annual visit to the gardens and follies here in Tupgill Park.
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Halloween 2013 at The Forbidden Corner

Halloween 2013 at The Forbidden Corner

Where better to celebrate the scariest time of the year at the strangest place in the world?

Halloween is nearly here and The Forbidden Corner has two exciting events to help you enjoy your halloween visit. Along with all of the spooky decorations and ghastly going ons here, we are also hosting our annual Fancy Dress Competition as well as a Halloween Quiz. Will you be brave enough to visit?

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Steven Bruns Book Signing

Steven Bruns Book SigningAfter an initial launch of the first ebook in The Forbidden Corner Adventures series, ‘The Dragon Key’, on iTunes and then Google Play for mobile and tablets, we are proud to announce that the book is now available as a paperback book in our Gift Shop.

To celebrate the launch, the author and creator of the series, Steven Bruns will be visiting The Forbidden Corner to meet fans of the book as well as signing books to commemorate the release of ‘The Dragon Key’.
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Photo Caption Competition

Photo Caption Competition

Please Note: The deadline for entries has now passed. We will soon be adding the captions and photos to Facebook for you to vote on your favourite.

Win a Complimentary short break in one of our cottages here at The Forbidden Corner.

Calling all photographers, whether you are an expert or someone who gets the odd snap with their phone. We have a photo caption competition that anyone can enter. All you need to do is get a photograph that has been taken at The Forbidden Corner and come up with an amusing caption.

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The Quest – Brass Coin Rubbings

Brass Coin Rubbings

The Quest – Scattered around The Forbidden Corner are 15 brass coins, a new feature available from 22nd April 2013.

It is said that one day many years ago the Grand Wizard visited his folly of delights and scattered around The Forbidden Corner 15 brass coins for the most curious of guests. Your Quest is to find them all.

Each coin contains a letter, you will have to explore our gardens and folly to discover every coin and take a brass rubbing of each. The Quest is to find all 15 coins which will spell out the name of a well known tourist attraction.
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