There has never been a better time to escape the winter blues and book a memorable winter break with Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, the UK's largest privately owned hotel group.

For in addition to Macdonald Hotels ongoing winter campaign, offering savings of 50% on room bookings (B&B or DB&B basis) made between 5 January and 5 March, for bookings made from today (Tuesday 24 January) until 30 January guests will also receive a complimentary room upgrade and the opportunity to select either an early check-in or late check-out during their stay. 

All stays within the winter campaign offer must be taken by 16 March 2012.

Participating hotels are also offering a complimentary bottle of wine (or non alcoholic alternative) for bookings reserved on a dinner, bed and breakfast rate basis. 

And with an impressive portfolio of 4 and 5 star hotels across the UK, Macdonald Hotels & Resorts ensure guests can select truly luxurious hotels to enjoy the likes of award winning fine dining, an indulgent spa or even an adventure break.  Moreover, up to two children 12 years and under, stay and eat breakfast for free when sharing with two adults.

Guests may choose to unwind with a winter break at Macdonald Cardrona hotel in peebles, where the picturesque Scottish Borders provide the perfect setting for a family adventure break or cosy winter weekend. Alternatively, relax with a dram by a roaring fire in the rural splendour of Macdonald Pittodrie House hotel near Aberdeen or seize the opportunity to combine high street shopping with a stay in the stylish and central 4-star Manchester Townhouse Hotel.

And as a hotel group that prides itself on serving only the highest quality of cuisine, always freshly prepared from whole, raw ingredients, the latest offer includes the opportunity to stay at the 129 bedroom, 5-star Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel and to dine in style within its exquisite Vellore restaurant.

Alternatively, there's the opportunity to explore the historic Old Town of Edinburgh with a stay at the centrally located, 156 bedroom Macdonald Holyrood Hotel or combine culture with a round of golf and mouth-watering dinner at the stately Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club in Northumberland. 

www.MacdonaldHotels.co.uk/Winter