Blakemere Village is family-run attraction, home to a unique collective of independent shops and activities, including Segway and award-winning Birds of Prey experiences, a craft workshop, children’s trails, plus food and drink outlets, all set in the heart of Cheshire. The village is free to enter and offers free parking. It is only a 15 minute drive from Chester.
Blakemere Village hosts the popular annual Gin & FizzFest as well as the Magical Woodland outdoor experience with dazzling lighting and supreme sound in the depths of Cheshire woodland. It is also home to the Blakemere Touring Park, winner of Best Camping, Glamping and Holiday Park in Cheshire in 2019 as well as a brand new luxurious collective of holiday homes and lodges at Blakemere Holiday Park with some still available for purchase.
Blakemere Village Activities
At the village there is the following activities to do:
- Play Park
- Pottery Painting
- Play Barn
- Birds of Prey
- Crazy Golf
- Craft Activities
- Jewellery Making
- Air Rifle Range
Blakemere Village Restaurants
There are many great places to eat and drink at Blakemere Village including Blakemere Village Social, The Village Restaurant & Coffee Bar, The Wee Howff Craft Ale Bar and several artisan food outlets.
The Village Restaurant & Coffee Bar offers fresh locally produced dishes, snacks, afternoon teas and barista style coffee along with children’s meals and lunch boxes. Relax with a cold beer or glass of wine on the outside patio or pop in for breakfast any day of the week. Take advantage of the all-you-can-eat Butcher’s Choice Breakfast Buffet every Saturday and Sunday from 9am-11.45am. Sunday afternoon also sees the very popular all-you-can-eat Roast Carvery from 12 noon. The restaurant is also available for private hire and are official caterers for the local Cheshire Polo Club. Open every day 9.30am-5pm (last food orders 4.30pm). For bookings email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01606 655530.
The Blakemere Village Social includes a giant heated tipi offer seating for up to 50 people, plus additional outdoor tables and chairs, an outdoor bar serving draft beer, cocktails, wines and spirits as well as soft drinks and barista coffees. It is also home to Blakemere’s Little Ea-talian serving wood fired pizzas, Blakemere’s Fish, Chips & Grill, Cheshire Farm Ice Cream Cabin and Dessie Treats serving crepes, waffles, donuts and more. Blakemere Village Social is open Fridays 4pm – 11pm, Saturdays 11am – 11pm and Sunday’s 11am – 4pm, plus daily during school holidays from 11am – 4pm.
The other food and drink outlets at Blakemere include The Wee Howff serving craft ales, wines and spirits, The Play Barn offering snacks and drinks while your children play, Nanna Parry’s sweat shop, Fairy Dust Cake shop and Steve’s Artisan Experience offering a delightful range of cheeses, deli items, bottled craft ales, wine, gins and more!
It is open daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm. It is free to enter.
Blakemere Village, Chester Road, Sandiway, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2EB
Telephone Number – 01606 883 261