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Christmas and New Year at Macdonald Aviemore ResortAA 4 Stars

Macdonald Aviemore ResortAviemoreInverness-shirePH22 1PNTel 0344 879 9152International +44 1479 815100

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Macdonald Aviemore Resort is your ideal Christmas Destination.  

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    Christmas & New Year Packages

    • These will be the best Christmas party nights around. We’ll serve you a fantastic three course festive dinner created with the finest ingredients. After eating we have a brilliant tribute act for you and then we’ll continue the party atmosphere as the DJ fills the dance floor with hits right up until the early hours.

      £45.50 per person

      • Saturday 5th December – Jersey Tones
      • Saturday 12th December – Movie Mania
      • Saturday 19th December – ‘70s Disco Fever
      • Overnight accommodation availabile
    • Will the evil Ebenezer convince Aladdin to enter the Cave of a Thousand Dreams and fetch the lamp? Will Princess Jasmine find the boy of her dreams? Will Widow Twankey finally wear something that doesn’t look like an explosion in a paint factory? Find out at our brilliant pantomime.

      From £8.00 per person

      November 2015: Saturday 28th, Sunday 29th £30.00 per family of four
      December 2015: Saturday 5th, Sunday 6th, Saturday 12th, Sunday 13th, Saturday 19th, Sunday 20th, Thursday 24th, Saturday 26th, Tuesday 29th
      January 2016: Friday 1st and Sunday 3rd
      2.00pm - 4.00pm
    • Join us as we welcome Santa on his grand arrival to Macdonald Aviemore Resort and take the magical walk to visit his Highland home. We host a family dinner each evening with Santa’s cheeky elves and after a restful sleep each night you can fill up on a Highland breakfast. This package includes tickets to the family pantomime Aladdin, Sunday night’s Aviemore State Circus Extravaganza plus each weekend you will be able to see Santa’s reindeer. Come and enjoy a packed program including supervised play sessions at the Aviemore Activity Centre, the Aviemore Christmas Market and evening entertainment. If that’s not enough take advantage of the leisure facilities including swimming pool, wave machine and waterslide!

      From £559.00 for a family of four

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      • Three night family bed and breakfast package
      • A magical walk to Santa’s highland home where Santa has a gift for all children
      • Family dinner with our cheeky elves on Friday and Saturday
      • Tickets to the family pantomime ‘Aladdin’
      • Tickets to Aviemore State Circus Extravaganza
      • One FREE supervised play session at Aviemore Activity Centre per child
      • Full use of Splash, our Lagoon pool, wave machine and waterslide
      • Spey Valley Shopping Christmas Market onsite

      Offer is subject to availability and cannot be use in conjunction with any other offers or promotional rates. This offer is based on a family room at our Aviemore Hotel, with two adults and two children. £559 is valid for stays from Friday 27th November - Sunday 29th November 2015 only. Please call our reservations team for prices throughout December 2015.  A deposit of £100 per room will be taken at time of booking.  This is non-transferable and non-refundable.  Automatic collection of the remaining balance will be taken on the 31st October 2015.  Additional charges may be applied for weekends thereafter.  One supervised group childcare session at Aviemore Activity Centre per overnight stay. All supervised sessions must be pre-booked in advance to ensure your child's space within the activity centre.  We recommend all guests buy travel insurance to protect against loss of monies paid in advance in the event of cancellation. 

    • Enjoy a fun filled break over Christmas at Macdonald Aviemore Resort, with tickets to the pantomime, evening entertainment and visits from Santa.

      From £999.00 for a family of four

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      • Three night family dinner, bed and breakfast package
      • Welcome meeting and walk to Santa’s highland
      • Aviemore village parade and Christmas market on Christmas Eve
      • Christmas Eve dinner with Santa's cheeky elves
      • Entertainment and fireworks on Christmas Eve
      • Visit from Santa and his reindeer on Christmas morning
      • Christmas lunch with family entertainment
      • Aviemore's Got Talent Grand Finale, evening snacks and Christmas cake
      • Aviemore State Circus Family Boxing Day Party
      • Tickets to the pantomime ‘Aladdin’
      • Full use of Splash or Lagoon pool, wave machine and waterslide
      • One FREE supervised play session at Aviemore Activity Centre per child

      Valid for stays between 24th-26th December 2015.  Non-refundable and non-transferable.  Full pre-payment required at the time of booking.  Price of £999.50 is based on a three night stay for two adults and two children staying in a Family room.  We recommend that all guests buy travel insurance to protect against loss of monies in the event of adverse weather conditions.

    • Accommodation in Aviemore

      Our luxury three night package is for adults only and includes all the elements of the family package on the previous page, plus:

      From £429.00 for three nights

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      • A fun cocktail demonstration and welcome drink on Christmas Eve
      • Luxury dinner on Christmas Eve
      • Bucks Fizz breakfast on Christmas morning
      • Luxury Christmas lunch
      • Christmas brunch on Boxing Day
      • Luxury dinner with live entertainment on Boxing Day
      Thursday 24th December - Saturday 26th December
      From £429.50 for a three night package in our four star Highlands Hotel
    • Bring the whole family together for this New Year three night break at Macdonald Aviemore Resort and enjoy the celebrations!

      From £1,099.00 for a family of four

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      • One FREE supervised play session at Aviemore Activity Centre per child
      • Full use of Splash, our Lagoon pool, wave machine and waterslide
      • Family dinner on your first night
      • Breakfast each morning
      • Hogmanay family party with music from Strathspey Pipe Band and fireworks at Midnight
      • 'Aviemore’s Got Talent’ show on New Years Day
      • Tickets to Aviemore State Circus family party
      Three night package 30th December 2015 - 2nd January 2016
      From £1,099.50 for a family of four in our four star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel


    • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

      Make this New Year a celebration to remember and book a luxury three night New Year break in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park.

      £469.00 per person

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      • Cocktail demonstration and welcome meeting
      • Luxury dinner on your first evening
      • Highland Breakfast each morning
      • Dinner dance with ceilidh and Strathspey Pipe Band
      • Fireworks to bring in the New Year
      • New Year's Day Brunch served in Aspects Restaurant
      Three night package 30th December 2015 - 2nd January 2016 
      £469.50 per person in our four star Macdonald Highlands Hotel


    • Weddings at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

      This will be a red carpet glam event to the greatest movie sound tracks featured in some of the best films ever! Your favourite movie or favourite song is sure to appear in this show. This is the chance to dress up for the performance in big movie style!

      £45.00 per person/£95.00 per person overnight

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      • 12th December 2015
    • Bring our your inner dancing queen, whether you are a disco-diva or John Travolta in disguise we can guarantee you a night to remember. Lianne will perform your favourite classic disco hits from the 70’s and take you back in time with platform boots, psychedelic colours and air guitars!

      £45.00 per person/£95.00 per person overnight

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      • 19th December 2015

      Full prepayment for non resedential bookings at time of booking. £25.00 deposit per person residential with full pre payment on departure. Deposits are non-refunable and non-transferable. 

    • Gather the family in our deluxe lodges this Christmas and New Year. Set amongst an ancient Caledonian pine forest, you are close to nature and away from the hustle and bustle of every day life. Each lodge boasts a cosy wood-burning stove, two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom (all en-suite) with free use of WiFi, LCD televisions and Nespresso coffee machines. Lodges are on a room only basis, but dinner, evening entertainment, pantomime tickets and breakfast are all available to purchase.

      Three nights from £999.00 per lodge

    • Hotels in Aviemore

      Take a break before you rush back to your daily routine. This package includes dinner, bed and breakfast, the Aladdin pantomime, supervised play at the Aviemore Activity Centre, evening entertainment and full use of our swimming pool with waterslide and wave machine.

      From £499.00 for a family of four

      Two night package in Macdonald Aviemore Hotel

    • Please find our full terms and conditions below.

      All prices are per person unless otherwise stated. Aviemore Hotel pricing is based on a family of two adults and one or two children up to the age of 12 sharing a Family Room.  Please note that no discount is given for less than two children.  We recommend that all guests buy Travel Insurance to protect against loss of monies paid in advance in the event of cancellation or non-arrival due to adverse weather conditions.  All pre-payments are non-transferable and non-refundable and no credit or refund will be given in the event of cancellation.

      Payment terms:

      Bedrooms - A deposit of £100 per room will be taken at the time of booking. This is non transferable and non refundable. Automatic collection of the remaining balance will be taken on the 31st October 2015.

      Lodges- A 50% deposit will be taken at the time of booking with automatic collection of remaining balance 8 weeks prior to day of arrival. All payments are non transferable and non refundable.

      All outstanding balances will be collected automatically on this date from the card used to pay the deposit. Any outstanding balances after this date will lead to automatic cancellation of booking without notification. Any bookings made from 1 November 2015 onwards are subject to full pre-payment at the time of booking. This is non-transferable and non-refundable.

      A cancellation charge of the amount received by the hotel, or part thereof, will be made in the event of all or part of the booking being amended or cancelled by the client. In the event of the function having to be cancelled by the Resort, an alternative date or venue will be offered or a full refund given. The Resort reserves the right to amalgamate events. The cost of additional services should be guaranteed by credit card upon arrival and must be paid for at the end of your stay. All times shown are subject to approval by the licensing authority. All details are correct at the time of going to print, but maybe subject to changes without prior notice. All prices quoted include VAT at 20%.

      With the exception of 25 December only, all guests on dinner inclusive packages will be entitled to three course dinner during evening opening times. Any supplements taken will be charged to your room account and must be settled prior to departure.  An upgrade to eat in Giovanni's Italian Ristorante is available on 24, 26, 30 and 31 December at a supplement of £10.00 per adult and £5.00 per child. Party Night prices are per person.  £10 per person non-refundable deposit party night booking.  £25 per person non-refundable deposit party night booking with accommodation. Single occupancy supplementary charges apply to bookings with accommodation. Full balance payments due 30 days prior to arrival date. Early booking residential party night offers are subject to full pre-payment by 30th September 2015 otherwise standard prices will then be applied to the booking. Party Nights 18 years + only.

      Smart dress code for Hogmanay dinner dance in the Peregrine suite, no jeans, trainers or t-shirts. Please note that shared tables may apply to groups of less than eight guests except Christmas Day. For exact table arrangements, please contact our Christmas co-ordinator.

      Guests are not allowed to bring their own wines and spirits into the Resort for consumption on the premises, with the exception of Woodland Lodges. Guests will be liable for any damage caused to any part of the Resort premises or equipment by themselves or any person invited by them. The Resort's management will not accept liability in respect of loss or damage to articles being brought onto the Resort. The Resort reserves the right to refuse admission. Menus included in brochure are sample menus only and are subject to change.

      Children under 12 are not permitted to attend the Hogmanay dinner dance. Childrenaged 13and over will be charged the full adult rate for all meals and residential bookings.

      In the event of adverse weather, Woodland Lodges may be inaccessible by car, and parking will therefore be available at the main conference centre car park. All lodge guests should note lodges are equipped with a small galley kitchen with limited appliances and this does not include an oven.  The Resort reserves the right to cancel its agreement with the client or to limit its compliance in any way with its obligations to the extent that it is prevented or delayed in the carrying out of its obligations due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control including and without limitation, accident or breakdown of plant and machinery, act of god, fire, explosion, flood, epidemic, non-compliance by any sub-contractor or strikes or failure of any service, any of which circumstances shall mean "Force Majeure" in these terms and conditions.  If the Resort is prevented or delayed in the performance of its obligation hereunder by reason of "Force Majeure", it shall forthwith endeavour to serve notice in writing on that effect to the client specifying the nature and extent of the circumstances giving rise to "Force Majeure", and shall subject to the service of such notice have no liability in respect of the performance of such of its obligations as are prevented by the "Force Majeure" events during the continuance of such events. In the event of the Resort claiming to be prevented or delayed in performance of its obligations under these terms

      and conditions by reason of "Force Majeure", it should use its reasonable endeavours to bring the "Force Majeure" event to a close or to find a solution by which the agreement with the client may be performed despite the continuance of the "Force Majeure" event.  Opening hours may be subject to change.