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Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Festive Breaks and Party Nights at Macdonald Houstoun HouseAA 4 Stars

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This year, we have an exciting calendar of festive events which promises something for everyone. Whether you are celebrating with family, friends or colleagues, we guarantee you a great time. We hope that you will be able to join us and look forward to welcoming you to Macdonald Houstoun House this festive season.

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Christmas & New Year Packages

  • At Macdonald Houstoun House, we think your Christmas party should be amazing – after all you’ve waited all year for it! So for our Vegas nights, we’ve lined up a live tribute to Elvis to get you rocking after a festive cocktail on arrival, and a superb three course meal. Then, once inspired, you can disco to your heart’s content before falling into one of our sumptuous beds for a wonderful night’s sleep.

    £40 per person

    • Festive cocktail on arrival
    • Delicious three course meal
    • Elvis tribute entertainment
    • Disco to dance the night away
    • Overnight accommodation availabile

    Date - Friday 5th December
    Prices (per person )
    £40.00 - Dinner
    £80.00 - Dinner with overnight stay

  • A hint of mystery will add to the fun at our Masquerade nights, where our stylish guests will sip a welcoming cocktail and don fabulous festive masks. And don’t worry – you’ll still be able to tuck into your delicious three course meal before the disco begins! After that, it’s sweet dreams as you slumber in one of our delightful bedrooms.

    From £32 per person

    • Festive cocktail on arrival
    • Fabulous festive masks provided
    • Delicious three course meal
    • DJ and dancing
    • Overnight accommodation availabile

    DATES
    Saturday 29th November
    Saturday 6th December
    Friday 12th December
    Saturday 13th December
    Friday 19th December
    Friday 20th December

    Prices (per person )
    29th November: £32.00 - Dinner
    From £70.00 - Dinner with overnight stay

    All other Fridays and Saturdays:
    £40.00 - Dinner
    From £80.00 - Dinner with overnight stay
     

  • Disco Through the Decades Party nights – give your dancing shoes a real festive workout! Dance your socks off to tunes across the decades with our resident DJ disco nights.

    £30 per person

    • Delicious three course meal
    • Tea, coffee and mince pies
    • Disco to dance the night away
    • Overnight accommodation availabile

    DATES

    Sunday 14th December

    Thursday 18th December

    Prices (per person )

    £30.00 - Dinner

    £60.00 - Dinner with overnight stay

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Sometimes you want to celebrate with the team in a perfect private space. Our lovely Strathbrock Suite is a fabulous setting for a private company party, with room for presentations, a band or a special theme. Nestled in the courtyard with its own bar, the suite is ideal for lunches and dinners for 30 to 120 people. You’ll enjoy a cocktail on arrival and a specially prepared three course Christmas meal and a free DJ if you have more than 30 guests!

    From £32 per person

    • Festive cocktail on arrival
    • Delicious three course meal
    • Complimentary DJ for over 30 guests
    • Overnight accommodation availabile

    Dates
    From Wednesdays - Saturdays
    throughout November and December

    Prices (per person )
    Lunches from £22.00
    Dinner from £35.00
    Dinner with overnight stay £71.00
     

  • Eat & drink in Edinburgh West

    Let chef to the stars Jeremy Wares prepare you a wonderful meal in our charming restaurant. Celebrate the festive season with a gourmet dining experience that’s second to none, teaming two AA Rosette awarded chef Jeremy with our extraordinary Tower Restaurant. Jeremy’s exquisite style puts a modern twist on top-quality Scottish cuisine; savour all he has to offer with a table for lunch or dinner, or take a private room.

    From £20 per per person

    Every day from 24th November -
    24th December

    Times
    12noon - 2.00pm
    6.00pm - 9.30pm

    Prices (per person )
    Lunches from £20.00
    Dinner from £35.00
     

  • The beautiful 16th Century setting of our Tower Restaurant merits something really special at this treasured time of year – and top chef Jeremy Wares delivers it deliciously. When you sit down to your table in these elegant two AA Rosette-awarded surroundings, you will find placed before you a stunning four course Christmas lunch worth savouring. Sit back and relax as the luscious ambience of Macdonald Houstoun House works its magic on this memorable gourmet event.

    £90 per person

    • Delicious four course meal
    • Coffee and mince pies

    This is an adult only event
    Sitting from 2pm 

  • Our scrumptious lunch comes with extra fun for families. The whole family will sit down comfortably together to enjoy our fabulous festive fare, expertly served in the Houstoun Suite with a lively jazz band playing – and a special visit from Santa Claus. The grown ups will enjoy a mouth-watering meal served by our friendly team with a delectable carvery main course, while the children have a special buffet station all to themselves. It’s a sensational combination!

    £65 per adult

    • Delicious three course meal
    • Children's buffet
    • Coffee and mince pies
    • Live jazz band
    • Visit from Santa Claus

    Times
    Sittings from 12.30pm

    Prices (per person)
    £65.00 per adult
    £26.00 per child
    Children under three dine free

     

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Be the host without stress as our chefs prepare the roast for you to carve. As head of the family, you love the traditions of carving the turkey – and at the head of the table in your own private dining room, you’ll enjoy the most stress-free Christmas you've ever experienced. You’ll sit down together at a specially decorated table to a divine three course meal carefully prepared by our chefs with juicy roast and all the trimmings, served family-style for your delectation. You can even bring the presents to place underneath it and open at your leisure. A truly festive home from home.

    £70 per adult

    • Delicious three course meal
    • Coffee and mince pies
    • Christmas tree and decorations to decorate yourself

    Dates
    Christmas Day and throughout December - available for 10 - 20 guests

    Prices (per person)
    Christmas Day:
    £70.00 per adult
    £26.00 per child

    £30.00 per person throughout December

  • Linger a while by our open fires and enjoy a relaxing Christmas stay. Why hurry home? Our lovely lounges, vaulted ceilings and gorgeous woodland surroundings simply invite you to make your festive celebrations last. Christmas Eve is a gentle start to the fun, with mulled wine and mince pies on arrival – and after you've settled into your room, enjoy an intimate candlelit dinner. On Christmas Day, a choice of dining options is available, with the Jeremy Wares Restaurant – an adults only space (£20.00 per person applies) and the Houstoun Suite more of a family affair. Relax after your wonderful food and then help yourself to a light buffet in the evening. On Boxing Day, burn off a hearty breakfast with a relaxing walk in our grounds – or try some retail therapy at nearby Livingston Designer Outlet, where we can arrange a 10% discount card for selected shops.

    From £170 per person

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    • Mulled wine and mince pies on arrival
    • Candlelit dinner on Christmas Eve
    • Christmas Day dining in the Tower Restaurant or the Houstoun Suite
    • Light buffet on Christmas evening
    • Breakfast on Boxing Day
    • 10% discount card for Livingston Designer Outlet

    Prices (per person)
    £235.00 - three night package
    £170.00 - two nights
    Extra nights can be added

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Welcome 2015 in the grandest of style – and with toe-tapping pleasure! As the notes of the piper ring out, you’ll raise your glass to toast the new year during a fun-packed and stylish evening. Our elegant black tie ball starts with a Champagne and canapé reception followed by an utterly indulgent six course gourmet dinner with special Scottish flair. After that, a ceilidh band will keep the well dressed guests on their toes as they dance their way up to midnight – and once the new year is in, the disco will go on until the early hours. Young adults over 12 years old are welcome.

    £90 per person

    • Champagne and canapé reception
    • Indulgent six course dinner
    • Ceilidh band
    • Disco until the early hours
    • Overnight accommodation availabile

    Prices (per person)

    £90.00 Hogmanay Ball only

    £170.00 Hogmanay Ball with overnight stay and breakfast

    £239.00 - two night stay
    Arriving 30th or 31st December including dinner, Hogmanay Ball, overnight stay and breakfasts

    £278.00 - three night stay
    Arriving 30th including dinner on first night, Hogmanay Ball, overnight stay and breakfasts