Delicious Dorset bacon sizzling in a pan
Dorset's delicious Denhay bacon

Denhay Farms supplies Summer Lodge's delicious bacon. In 2008, they were awarded a Royal Warrant for their sublime cuts.

19th February 2020

Loveheart macaroons at Hotel d
Crafting a love story with Red Carnation Hotels

Red Carnation Hotels' bespoke dining and curated experiences write love stories the whole year through.

14th February 2020

The Acorn Inn
Red Carnation Hotels' most romantic rooms

From Ashford Castle to The Oyster Box, romance is at the heart of our room design.

11th February 2020

Still from TreadRight
Make travel matter: take the pledge

The TreadRight Foundation's new video explores how individual choices make travel matter.

05th February 2020

durdle door
Hiking tours with Martin Curtis

Experience vast hiking opportunities in Dorset with the expert tour guide Martin Curtis.

 

 

The Travel Corporation
Celebrating 100 years of hospitality

For 100 years, our parent company, The Travel Corporation, has been perfecting the art of hospitality. 

30th January 2020

Mapperton House
Exploring Mapperton House and Gardens

Described as the nation’s finest manor house and gardens, Mapperton House is a short drive from Summer Lodge and a must-see.

17th January 2020

Ashford Castle and its grounds
The top 5 benefits of travel

From broadening the mind to creating lasting memories, we examine the long-term benefits of exploring the globe.

15th January 2020

Hiking routes around Bushmans Kloof
Hiking the world with Red Carnation Hotels

Here we explore the amazing hiking routes neighbouring our hotels.

 

Red Carnation Hotels staff
Welcoming 2020 with Red Carnation Hotels

From celebrating milestone anniversaries to opening new hotels, here's what we're most excited for in 2020.

31st December 2019

Sustainable initiatives in technology
How technology transforms sustainability

Technology is helping people around the world live greener lives, here's how it's applied across our hotels.

 

Our local suppliers
Evershot Bakery: the best bread in Dorset

The Evershot Bakery has been delighting guests for over a century. Here we discover what makes them so revered.

13th November 2019

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