Recent Posts

Orange Zest Cake – Cake of the Month

Now this recipe will give you the step by step instructions to make our glorious orange zest cake. Perfect for a family occasion or even if you want to indulge yourself as a treat!

An Environmentally Friendly Yurt

In an age of plastic waste and landfill rubbish, it is important to be productive in the changing of habits. From little adjustments like turning the tap off or wearing a woolly jumper instead of turning the heating up, to big lifestyle changes like cutting out plastic or composting your own waste. We love all these ideas and work hard to be as ecologically sustainable as possible.

New Year, New Look… Re-opening Jan 18th

We’ve had a fantastic 2017, and we’d like to thank every single one of our lovely customers. After a brilliant year, we’ve decided to take a few weeks to up our game even further – December has brought snow, sleet, and sludge so we’re swapping our old fan heater for a shiny new wood burner to really heat things up!

Christmas at The Yurt

This Festive Season brings new flavours and culinary delights and, nestled in a horticultural haven, we can’t help but get involved. Every year, Nicholsons comes to life at Christmas; tall trees as far as the eye can see, colourful wreaths hanging in abundance and fairy lights galore. This year though, we’ve jumped on the bandwagon with our own kitchen garden.

Yurt Promo video

We have had a lot of fun filming our promo video, and are delighted to share it with you via our YouTube channel. Watch the video below to see what we have been up to…

Wine & Dine at the Yurt

Wine. Wine. Wine. We love wine. We love cooking with it, we love drinking it, we love talking about it. Therefore, it seems only fitting that we put lots of care and attention into designing the perfect wine-list for the Yurt at Nicholsons.

Our Yurt and its History

We believe that our Yurt is pretty special, and like to think that our guests feel the same. We often get questions about our Yurt, and the history of Yurts in general, so we thought it was about time we finally get the facts sorted and show you why it is truly a café with character.

An Introduction to Rosara

Here at Rosara, the family-run outdoor lifestyle company based at Nicholsons, we believe that when we make our outdoor space more beautiful, we will want to spend more time in our garden.