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Christmas and New Year at Macdonald Aviemore ResortMacdonald 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.  

    Christmas & New Year Packages

    • STEP INTO SANTA’S SCOTTISH WINTER WONDERLAND AND EXPERIENCE A MAGICAL FAMILY BREAK FULL OF FESTIVE SURPRISES. 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 you can fill up on a Highland breakfast. This package includes; tickets to Cinderella pantomime, visit to see Santa in his grotto and his reindeer, Elves Snow Ball party on Saturday evening and a farewell party on Sunday. If that's not enough there's also our leisure facitilties complete with swimming pool, wave machine and waterslide. This is a magical Christmas your family will never forget.

      From £176.00 per night for a family of four

      • 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 ‘Cinderella’
      • 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 for three nights, with two adults and two children. £176 per night for a family of four is valid for stays from weekends starting Friday 2nd, 9th and 16th December 2016 only. Please call our reservations team for full cost. 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 2016.  Additional charges may be applied for weekends thereafter. We recommend all guests buy travel insurance to protect against loss of monies paid in advance in the event of cancellation. 

    • Bring the whole family together for this New Year three night break at Macdonald Aviemore Resort and enjoy the celebrations!

      From £366.00 per night 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


    • 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

    • 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.