Christmas Programme 2017
At the Grasmere House Hotel
Christmas at Grasmere House Hotel is a truly special occasion. With its breath-taking scenary and tranquil countryside, our hotel is a sight to be-hold during the snowy winter months. An idyllic location to celebrate the festive season with family and friends.
PACKAGES: 2 Nights £399.50 per person 3 NIGHTS £465.50 per person
Arrive during the afternoon, relax and join us for a traditional Wiltshire cream tea by our open fires in the lounge. Meet us in the lounge with Dale and his team for a Cocktail & Nibbles reception before a four-course candlelit dinner. During dinner, there will be light music & carols from our favourite local vocalist; Edie joining in is a must. After dinner, the Salisbury “Mummers” will perform their own brand of festive entertainment of Christmas tales. Traditional Midnight Mass at Salisbury Cathedral is not to be missed. On your return enjoy a warming glass or two of our traditional Christmas hot toddy or hot chocolate with warm mince pies before retiring.
Start this magical day opening your presents while enjoying a full English breakfast. Spend the rest of the morning at your leisure, perhaps a stroll around the Cathedral. Join us in the lounge for Dales traditional hot Rum Punch before our six course Christmas Day luncheon. A relaxing afternoon watching the Queens speech, then join us for afternoon tea and Christmas cake, there is a prize for the guest who can guess the weight of the Christmas Cake. Join us that evening for a splendid hot and cold informal fork buffet. After indulging dinner, join us to test your luck with our traditional Christmas quiz. There are prizes for the lucky winners.
After the excitement of Christmas Day, enjoy a full English breakfast and a leisurely morning. We have arranged a walking tour around the City of Salisbury for those of us who feel energetic, alternatively ask at reception for one of our suggested walks through the water meadows, taking in the views that inspired Constable’s famous paintings. Return for a glass of sherry before a traditional Boxing Day luncheon featuring our chef’s seasonal Game dishes. That afternoon is free for you to explore the country side or visit the Boxing Day Sales in the city centre. Following this, you are invited to a welcome reception with a glass of “Limoncello” and a Gala Dinner featuring a menu with an Italian theme and music. This will be accompanied by table magic from our resident magician during and after dinner.
Have a relaxing morning and a full English breakfast prior to farewells and departure.
Additional nights either side of the Christmas Programme:
Dinner, Bed and Breakfast: £85.50 pp, per night
Bed & Breakfast: £55.50 pp, per night
Seating Arrangements For The Christmas Break
In order to capture the warm and friendly atmosphere of Christmas, dining will be at circular tables of 8-10 guests, enabling you to meet and make new friends over the festive season. However, if you prefer individual seating arrangements, let us know in advance.
These rates include accommodation, meals and drinks as outlined in the above.
Children U5 (sharing parents’ room) – FOC
Children 6-14 (sharing parents’ room) – 50% of the adult price
Children 6-14 (own room) – 75% of the adult price
A non-refundable deposit of £100.00 per person is required for all bookings.
All payments must be paid in full by 8th December 2017, at which time all full payments are non-refundable. The hotel reserves the right to automatically release any provisional bookings if deposits or full balances are not received within the stated time. After December 8th, full payment is required.
Prices quoted are per person and are based on a minimum of two adults sharing a standard double/twin. Contact us for rates for single or multiple occupancy.
Prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%.
The management reserves the right to change the itinerary as necessary in the event of unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy throughout as it is now illegal to smoke in any part of the premises. Smoking outside the hotel is permitted.