Terms & Conditions
Terms and Conditions of Use
This is the website of Holker Estate. Registered Office: 21 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LS. Registered in England No. 927469. V.A.T No. 153 4231 94) (a company registered in England and Wales, whose registered office [and the address for communications relating to this website] is at [Holker Estate, Cark-in-Cartmel, Nr Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 7PL]
The content and information provided by Holker Estate in this website (“the Content”) is for general guidance only. Whilst care has been taken in preparing the Content, Holker Estate do not warrant its accuracy and shall not be liable for any error, omissions or inaccuracies in the Content. If you wish to rely on the Content, you should independently verify it.
Holker Estate authorise you to view or download a single copy of the material on the website to a personal computer [solely for your own personal use or for non-commercial research purposes] [provided you include the following c opyright notice:
“Copyright 2008, Holker Estate. All rights reserved”. Any special rules for the use of certain software and other items provided on the website may be included in specific areas or on a specific page of the website and are incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by reference].
The Content and design of this website is protected by copyright (and/or other intellectual property rights) either owned by Holker Estate or used under licence from third party copyright owners. Any use of the Content not expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions may infringe such intellectual property rights. If you breach any of these Terms and Conditions, your permission to use the Content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any part of the Content. Holker Estate reserves its right to take such action as it thinks fit in these circumstances.
Other than as specified above, you will not nor will you allow any other person to:
reproduce, publish, transmit, circulate, distribute, download, alter, translate, add to, delete, remove or tamper with the Content, this website or any part of it; or
directly or indirectly attempt to distribute or interfere with or alter (in whole or part) the Content or this website.
You may find this website is linked to other websites. Holker Estate is not responsible for, and neither does it endorse, the content or accuracy of such linked websites. Your use of such linked websites is at your own risk and is subject to the terms and conditions of use for those linked websites.
Any person who wishes to provide a link to this website must seek prior written permission from Holker Estate.
This website operates subject to the laws of England and Wales. The Courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes, which may arise out of the use of this website. To this end, you irrevocably agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales and irrevocably waive any objection to any action or proceedings being brought in such Courts or any claim that any such action or proceedings has been brought in any inconvenient form. However, Holker Estate shall still be entitled to take proceedings against users abroad and/or to enforce judgements on orders against them there.
Holker Estate accepts no responsibility and has no liability in the event that the Content and/or the website does not comply with the laws of a jurisdiction outside the U.K.
THIS WEBSITE IS MADE AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC VIEWING ON THE BASIS THAT HOLKER ESTATE EXCLUDE ALL LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE HOWSOEVER ARISING OUT OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR RELIANCE UPON THE CONTENT PROVIDED IN THIS WEBSITE. THE LIMITATIONS SET OUT IN THIS NOTICE APPLY IN CASES OF BREACH OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, TORT OR OTHERWISE. THEY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Inaccuracies or Errors
The descriptions, pictures and other representations of products on this site may contain inaccuracies and errors. Holker Estate does not make any warranty or representation with respect to the accuracy or completeness of any such information.
Holker Estate’s registered office is 21 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LS. We respect your privacy and do not sell, rent or loan any identifiable information collected on this site. Any information that you give us will be treated with the utmost care and security. It will not be used in ways to which you have not consented. From time to time Holker Estate may use your registration details to provide you with information about other products and services of Holker Estate that may be of interest to you. If you would prefer not to receive this information, please select the NO option button.
Use of Information
Holker Estate (“we”) collect personal information from our visitors on a voluntary basis. Personal information may include name, title, company, address, phone number, email address, and other relevant data. Questions or comments submitted by visitors may also include personal information. We do not require personal information to obtain access to most of our site or to download literature or drawings. We do, however, require it to take advantage of certain features of our site.
The information collected will be used to send you the information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you.
We do collect non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors’ traffic patterns. All statistic data is for our own use only – we do not sell or share any of this information or any other information about individual users.
In addition to the company’s safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people.
Holker Estate takes commercially reasonable precautions to keep all information obtained from our online visitors secure against unauthorized access and use and we periodically review our security measures. Any details you give will remain completely confidential.
Our site contains links to other web sites. These sites are not covered by this privacy statement, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other sites.
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement and related business practices at any time by posting updated text on this site.
The 2021 season will run up until 7th November.
Our Christmas opening then takes over with the following opening times and dates:
Cafe, Gift Shop & Food Hall open -
Friday 12th Nov - Sunday 14th Nov / Friday 19th Nov - Sunday 21st Nov
Hall, Gardens (first two formal sections), Cafe, Gift Shop & Food Hall open -
26th, 27th & 28th November
1st - 5th December
8th - 12th December
15th - 19th December
Dates and Times
Café / Gardens / Gift Shop / Food Hall – Wednesday-Sunday, 10.30am - 5pm
Hall – Wednesday-Friday, 11am – 4pm
Please note that the Hall will be running pre-booked guided tours on the hour. Tickets need to be booked no later than 24 hours in advance of your visit. Click here to book your tickets.
Garden tickets will not be refunded on account of bad weather.