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Christmas and New Year at Macdonald Aviemore ResortMacdonald Aviemore ResortAA 4 Stars

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Here in Aviemore we have been creating magical festive memories for the past 50 years. 

Located in the centre of the Cairngorm National Park, with views of the stunning Cairngorm Mountains, we pride ourselves on a true Highland welcome with memories that last a lifetime.

We hope you can join us for Christmas and New Year 2017 and see for yourself why we have stood the test of time.

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Christmas & New Year Packages

  • Enjoy a truly magical three night with your family in the lead up to Christmas - guaranteed to be full of festive surprises! Enjoy a magical walk to Santa’s Highland Home, meet Santa's reindeer, laugh your way through our Sleeping Beauty Pantomime, chill out with a free cinema pass, swim, play or chill in our Aviemore Activity Centre and if you've still got any energy then join in the live shows each evening or sign the kids up for daily activities with the elves.

    From £196 per night*

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    • Three night family dinner, bed and breakfast in 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel
    • Visit Santa’s Highland Home & meet his reindeer
    • Gala dinner, pantomime, daily activities & live evening shows
    • Free access to Aviemore Activity Centre & free family cinema pass

    This offer is based on a family room at our 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel for 3 nights, for 2 adults and 2 children (age 12 and under) on a dinner, bed and breakfast rate. £196 per night for a family of four is valid for stays from Friday 1st, 8th and 15th December 2017 only.

    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 2017.  Additional charges may be applied for weekends thereafter. Offer is subject to availability and cannot be use in conjunction with any other offers or promotional rates. We recommend all guests buy travel insurance to protect against loss of monies paid in advance in the event of cancellation. 

  • Spend a magical Christmas with us in the Highland's and create lifelong memories for your family. Take a magical walk to Santa’s Highland Home, giggle through our family pantomime, visit Aviemore Activity Centre where you can swim, play games or do crafts, enjoy delicious family breakfasts and evening meals, meet Santa and his reindeer and enjoy daily activities and live evening shows.

    From £283 per night*

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    • Three night family dinner, bed and breakfast in 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel
    • Visit Santa’s Highland Home & meet his reindeer
    • Christmas Day Lunch with lots of fun family entertainment
    • Sleeping Beauty pantomime, daily children's activities & live evening shows
    • Free access to Aviemore Activity Centre
    Only applies to breaks between Sunday 24th - Tuesday 26th December 2017. From £283 per night, per family of four in the four star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel. Based on a three night dinner, bed and breakfast stay. Prices for two or four night stays are also available, please call or visit our website to find out more. Check-in from 4.00pm, check-out by 11.00am

     

  • Ring in 2018 with a three night break that puts family in the spotlight Spend time enjoying all our resort facilities at your leisure, take part in our family activities programme or simply relax- how much you choose to do is entirely up to you but you're guaranteed not to get bored! Our Sleeping Beauty pantomime will be a sure hit with the whole family as will the ceilidh and fireworks to celebrate the New Year.

    From £357 per family*

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    • Three night family dinner, bed and breakfast in 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel
    • Showstopper Hogmanay evening with traditional ceilidh, pipe band and magnificent fireworks display
    • Sleeping Beauty pantomime, daily children's activities & live evening shows
    • Free access to Aviemore Activity Centre
    For breaks taking place Saturday 30th December 2017 - Tuesday 2nd January 2018. From £357 per night per family of four in the 4-star Macdonald Aviemore Hotel, based on a three night stay, dinner, bed and breakfast. Prices for two or four night stays are also available, please call or visit our website to find out more. Check-in from 4.00pm, check-out by 11.00am

     

  • Escape for some magical 'we' time this Christmas and choose from a two, three or four night break in our 4-star resort. Take in a pantomime, a swim or visit to the gym or simply relax and spend some quality time with your loved one during the most magical time of year.

    From £230 per couple*

    • Dinner, bed and breakfast break in our 4-star Macdonald Highlands Hotel
    • Full Highland breakfast with a glass of Prosecco each morning
    • Christmas Day Lunch in our signature restaurant Aspects
    • Includes 2 tickets to Sleeping Beauty Pantomime
    • Free access to resort's leisure pool with steam room, sauna and jacuzzi plus gym
    Valid for breaks between Sunday 24th to Tuesday 26th December 2017. From £230 per couple, per night based on a 4 night break in the 4-star Highlands Hotel, based on two sharing, dinner, bed and breakfast. Two and three night breaks available. Check-in from 4.00pm, check-out by 11.00am

     

  • Enjoy New Year with your loved one and a Highland Hogmanay celebration like no other. Whirl your partner around the ceilidh dance floor and enjoy our popular gala dinner finished off by an impressive firework display and the magnificent Strathspey Pipe Band. Stay extra nights to enjoy relaxed breakfasts and dinners in a choice of restaurants. With miles of Highlands scenery to explore, there is something to fill every day.

    From £290 per couple*

    • Stay in our 4-star Highland's Hotel, dinner, bed and breakfast
    • Enjoy a grand Hogmanay Gala Dinner
    • Whirl your partner around the ceilidh dance floor
    • Entertainment from the Strathspey Pipe Band followed by an impressive fireworks display at Midnight
    Breaks valid from Saturday 30th December 2017 - Tuesday 2nd January 2018. £419 per couple, per night (based on a two night break), £350 per couple, per night (based on a three night break), £290 per couple, per night (based on a four night break). All prices are for dinner, bed and breakfast in the four-star Highlands Hotel. Check-in from 4.00pm, check-out by 11.00am.
    Hogmanay Gala Dinner tickets are also available to purchase individually for nonresidents for £85 per person. This is a black-tie event for adults only and guests are seated together in tables of 10 -12. Tickets are included on the above package. 
  • Cosy up for a festive break in our luxury woodland lodges at the foot of the Craigellachie Nature Reserve - such a peaceful location amidst the ancient Calendonia pine forest on the resort. Enjoy access to all the fabulous leisure facilities within Macdonald Aviemore Resort including Aviemore Activity Centre and outdoor play area, four restaurants, cinema and luxury shopping outlet.

    From £299 per night

    • Lodges have 3 en-suite bedrooms, 1 king, 1 double and 1 twin
    • Home comforts include a wood burning stove, flat screen TV and DVD, dishwasher and a Nespresso machine
    • Free Wi-Fi in each lodge plus private deck and storage for skis or bikes.
    • Free access to Aviemore Activity Centre
    Throughout December 2017 and January 2018. From £299 per lodge per night based on a three night stay
    Supplement applies to stays between 24th December 2017 and 1st January 2018. Lodges are on a room only basis but dinner, evening entertainment, pantomime tickets and breakfast are all available to purchase directly. Check-in from 5.00pm, check-out by 10.00am. Please note our lodges' kitchens include a hob but not an oven.
  • Enchanted spells, comedy characters, song, dance and laughter in true panto style! We promise an action-packed pantomime where the only one sleeping will be the Princess herself! Join Giggles the Jester and his friends on this truly magical and re-imagined tale.

    £12pp/£40 per family

    • Shows every Wednesday and Saturday from 2pm – 4pm
    • December 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th, 26th, 28th and 30th and the 1st January 2018
    All festive packages include pantomime tickets, we offer 10% discount for hotel residents and Highlife members and discounts for group bookings. 
  • What would your ideal party look like? Tell us what would make your perfect Christmas party and we will make it happen, with bells on! Simply create your guest list and let us organise everything else –from a delicious three course meal to a DJ to spin you through the eras. Our function rooms are ideal for 50-250 people. Please contact us to see what we have available for your chosen date.

    From £35 per adult

    • Various dates available during November and December 2017 and January 2018
    • Price includes a delicious three course meal and a DJ to spin you through the eras
    • A range of 4-star function rooms ideal for 50-250 people
    • 7.00pm – 1.00am
    Various dates available during November and December 2017 and January 2018, call for availability. Overnight accommodation for your guests can also be included in your party package - please mention when checking availability.
    

     

  • Please find our full terms and conditions below.

    1. Packages and offers are subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotional rates.
    2. Call our reservations team for full costs.
    3. A deposit is required at time of booking.
    4. All bookings are non-transferable and non-refundable.
    5. Automatic collection of the remaining balance will be taken on the 31st October 2017.
    6. We recommend all guests buy travel insurance to protect against loss of monies paid in advance in the event of cancellation.