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Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Festive Breaks and Party Nights at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & SpaAA 4 Stars

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & SpaParkgate Road, LedshamChesterCH66 9PBTel 0844 879 9038

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From lavish themed party nights packed with bags of entertainment, to smaller and more intimate celebrations - Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa has got it all.  What's more we have a variety of spa and pamper packages for the ultimate 'getting ready experience' and some great relaxation treatments which are essential for those party hangovers.

No matter what you are looking for, when you choose Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa you are choosing a venue with exceptional food, a great atmosphere, wonderful service and lasting memories.

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Christmas & New Year Packages

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Start the night with unlimited Bucks Fizz, then indulge in a fantastic three course festive dinner created with the finest ingredients prepared by our award-winning chefs. Then it’s time to party as the resident DJ fills the dance floor with hits from the last four decades!

    From £29.95 per person

    • Unlimited Buck's Fizz on arrival
    • Delicious three course dinner
    • DJ and dancing

    Dates
    Friday 28th November
    Friday 5th December
    Friday 12th December
    Friday 19th December

    Times
    7.30pm - 1.00am

    Price (per person)
    £29.95 November
    £34.95 December
    Add half bottle of house wine for £5.00

  • Begin your evening with unlimited Bucks Fizz from 7.30pm. Then indulge in your delicious three course festive dinner prepared with the finest ingredients by our award-winning chefs. After this, you will be entertained by our resident DJ, with music from across the last four decades. The evening ends with our resident DJ playing all your requests ‘til the early hours.

    From £29.95 per person

    • Unlimited Buck's Fizz on arrival
    • Delicious three course dinner
    • DJ and dancing

    Dates
    Saturday 29th November
    Saturday 6th December
    Saturday 13th December
    Saturday 20th December

    Times
    7.30pm - 1.00am

    Price (per person)
    £29.95 November
    £36.95 December
    Add half bottle of wine for £5.00
     

  • Arriving at our beautiful hotel, the gorgeous gardens and woods help set a scene for a very special family celebration. Our chefs have worked hard to select the finest produce to create the most delectable three course meal and the choice from our festive Sunday menu is all yours. Then just sit back, relax with your beloved family and friends and enjoy the magical moment as the children’s faces light up when Santa Claus makes his special visit!

    £22.50 per adult

    Dates
    Sunday 7th December
    Sunday 14th December
    Sunday 21st December

    Times
    12.30pm - 2.30pm

    Prices (per person)
    £22.50 per adult
    £10.00 per child under 12 years
     

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    This year your day begins with a chilled glass of Champagne, before making your way into our restaurant for a truly memorable Christmas Day lunch. Specially created for you using the finest seasonal ingredients, take the chance to relax and let us take care of everything. Lunch also includes a glass of wine for adults or a soft drink for children and is followed by a visit from Santa Claus.

    £75.00 per adult

    Date
    Thursday 25th December

    Times
    From 12.30pm - 2.30pm

    Prices (per person)
    £75.00 per adult
    £30.00 per child aged five - 14 years
    Children under four dine free

  • Set in 27 acres of woodland yet close to the City of Chester, Macdonald Craxton Wood is the ideal venue for a relaxing festive break away from it all. Arrive at your leisure on Christmas Eve, stay for three enjoyable nights and, with no set itinerary to tie you down, you can come and go as you please. Spoil yourself with treatments in our spa, go shopping in Chester or simply relax by our wonderful heated indoor swimming pool. A delicious and hearty breakfast is served each morning and dinner is included on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day in our award-winning restaurant. Christmas Day itself is a special occasion and you will be treated to a delicious lunch and a visit from Santa Claus. If you are still peckish in the evening then you can sample the delights of our festive buffet. Book and receive one additional night complimentary on a room only basis

    £349.00 per person

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    • Delicious breakfast each morning
    • Dinner in the restaurant on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day
    • Christmas Day lunch
    • Visit from Santa Claus
    • Festive buffet in the evening on Christmas Day

    Dates
    Wednesday 24th - Friday 26th December

    Price (per person)
    £349.00

    Book and receive one additional night complimentary on a room only basis - valid on 23rd or 27th December.

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Join our black and white themed dinner dance for an evening to remember. You will be welcomed with a Champagne drinks reception before indulging in a sumptuous four course gala dinner followed by coffee and petits fours. Afterwards get ready to join in the fun with our live entertainment and dance the night away with our resident DJ as you welcome in the new year.

    £89.00 per person

    • Champagne reception
    • Delicious four course gala dinner
    • Live entertainment and resident DJ
    • Overnight stay package available

    Overnight stay package £159.00 per person including breakfast

  • Dining, food & drink at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    With our Vital Leisure Club & Spa available to you, there is a wide range of beauty and relaxation treatments to assist your preparations for your New Year celebrations. Check in on the 30th and spend the day being pampered and preened ready for the dinner dance the following evening. Or why not check out the winter sales in Chester and find some last minute accessories for your party outfit? Alternatively check in for your two night break on New Year’s Eve and relax on New Year’s Day without the stress of driving home after a late night. Blow away the cobwebs with a walk around our grounds or a leisurely swim in our pool. Your two night break includes entry to the New Year’s Eve gala ball, accommodation in a Classic room, breakfast on both mornings and dinner in the restaurant on your second night. Book and receive a complimentary night on a room only basis at the start or the end of your break.

    £229.00 per person

    • New Year's Eve gala ball
    • Two nights accomodation
    • Breakfast on both mornings
    • Dinner in the restaurant on the second night

    Dates
    Tuesday 30th December and Wednesday 31st December
    Wednesday 31st December and Thursday 1st January

    Price (per person)
    £229.00 based on two sharing

    Includes New Year's Eve gala ball, two nights' accommodation (either 30th and 31st December or 31st and 1st January), breakfast on both mornings and dinner in the restaurant on the second night. Late check out at 12noon.