This year take Christmas off. Have a break from the decorating, cooking, washing up, and celebrate in style. Whether you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the season or want to make a family gathering extra special, our selection of Christmas breaks will help you relax, unwind, and be happy.
Many of our festive packages include a tasty Christmas lunch, entertainment, and other traditional delights. Sound good? Then take a look at five of our loveliest locations for taking a Christmas hotel break.
Hallmark Hotel Chester The Queen
Combining classic elegance with comfort, Hallmark Hotel Chester The Queen was built in 1850 and has entertained many famous guests, including Charles Dickens. Walk through the entrance of this magnificent brick and stucco Italianate hotel and you will know that you’ve found the ideal Christmas hideaway.
This year, our residential offer is packed full of Yuletide fun.
Arrival on Christmas Eve begins with a winter warming drink of spiced winter mulled wine or tea and buttery Scottish shortbread. After you’ve settled in, you’ll enjoy a pre-dinner drinks reception, a performance of carols sung by the talented Chester Bach singers, followed by a four-course dinner and live entertainment by swing-style singers.
Christmas Day offers everything you’ll need to eat, drink, and be merry. Start the day with a full English breakfast and Buck’s Fizz, devour a five-course Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, then party into the night with our resident DJs, and a traditional buffet.
On Boxing Day, you can choose an optional trip to a pantomime or shrug off your hangover with a Roman walking tour of picturesque Chester. In the evening, you’ll be invited to attend a farewell gala event with live entertainment. The theme this year is the perennial favourite, Country night.
Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland
Just 30 minutes from Manchester, Liverpool, and Blackpool, Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland is ideal if you want to get away from it all. Located on the southern edge of the Lake District, you’ll have every opportunity to wrap up warm and stroll through a wooded winter wonderland, behold stunning scenery, and savour the lovely lakes during the holidays.
Our festive packages include mulled wine and mince pies on arrival, a Christmas Day carvery lunch, and a full English breakfast every morning. Recognised by Visit England for delivering exceptional customer service, our team will ensure you leave Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland at the end of your stay with memories of an unforgettable Christmas.
Hallmark Hotel Stratford-upon-Avon The Welcombe
A Grade II listed 19th-century neo-Jacobean mansion bordered by 157 acres of landscaped grounds, Hallmark Hotel Stratford-upon-Avon The Welcombe makes a persuasive argument to spend Christmas in the birthplace of William Shakespeare. Act before tickets sell out and you can time your stay with a performance of A Christmas Carol at the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) on Christmas Eve or Boxing Day.
Our residential Christmas package in Stratford-upon-Avon includes plenty of mulled wine, champagne, choir singing, Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, and a black-tie gala dinner in the Trevelyan restaurant on Boxing Day.
During your stay, you can also take advantage of our outstanding spa and leisure facilities. With a Finnish sauna, foot spas, an indoor swimming pool, and a wide selection of treatments to choose from, we have everything you’ll need onsite to rejuvenate at the end of a busy year.
Book your three or four-night stay via our offer page today, and indulge in a luxurious Christmas hotel break in 2018.
Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor
Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor is a Grade II listed Georgian country house hotel. Nestled in the heart of gorgeous gardens, the tree-lined drive and luscious lawns will provide the perfect setting for a fairy-tale Christmas.
Despite its secluded location, the hotel is just three miles from the M1, making it incredibly easy to get to from London. So, If you’re looking to break free from the city this Christmas, our residential package is just for you.
Arrive on Christmas Eve for afternoon tea, followed by a five-course meal, an optional trip to St. Peter and St. Paul’s for midnight mass, and mulled wine and mince pies before bed. Demolish a seven-course lunch on Christmas Day and on Boxing Day, you can take time to explore the beautiful Bedfordshire countryside before saying goodbye at a special gala dinner.
Hallmark Hotel Wrexham Llyndir Hall, near Chester
Llyndir Hall is a glorious 19th-century villa that sits on the border of North Wales. Delightful any time of the year, its grounds, cosy fireplaces, and fabulous furnishings make the hotel feel instantly Christmassy.
Every morning of our Christmas hotel break package begins with a Welsh breakfast, consisting of Welsh bacon and sausages, and the essential ingredients, Penclawdd cockles and laverbread cake. This residential break also includes a traditional Christmas Day six-course lunch with all the trimmings, choir singing, live entertainment each night, and plenty of opportunities to fill your plate and glass with mulled wine, mince pies, and other seasonal treats.
From Hull to Bournemouth, take a look at all the other Christmas hotel breaks we have available here.