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Christmas and New Year at Macdonald Swan HotelAA 3 Stars

Macdonald Swan HotelKeswick Road, GrasmereCumbriaLA22 9RFTel 0844 879 9120International +44 1539 435742

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Bulit in the 1650s as a coaching inn, the Macdonald Swan Hotel is one of the oldest hotels in the Lake District.  Nestled in the Cumbrian countryside, with views stretching across fells and beautiful landscapes, get away from it all this festive season and enjoy a relaxing break.  Impeccable service, great food and time to just absorb the amazing surroundings.  

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Christmas & New Year Packages

  • If you’re looking for something truly special for a party of 50 to 70 people this festive season, imagine how pleased they will be to receive an invitation to stay at an historic Coaching Inn. Amid the gorgeous surroundings of the charming village of Grasmere, your guests will enjoy comfortable rooms and a delicious breakfast, with a hearty festive pub fayre buffet laid out before them in the evening. You’ll get exclusive use of the hotel, and enjoy a winter warmer and Grasmere gingerbread on arrival, followed by a traditional cask ale and wine reception. And then you can dance the night away to classic tunes chosen by our own DJ. Book before 30th September 2014 and receive a 10% discount.

    From £75.00 per person

    • Exclusive use of hotel
    • Full English breakfast
    • Winter warmer and Grasmere gingerbread on arrival
    • Traditional cask ale and wine reception
    • Buffet dinner
    • Resident DJ entertainment

    Dates
    Thursday 27th November
    Friday 28th November
    Saturday 29th November
    Thursday 4th December
    Friday 5th December
    Thursday 11th December
    Friday 12th December
    Saturday 13th December
    Thursday 18th December
    Friday 19th December
    Saturday 20th December

    Times
    Exclusive use from 3.00pm - 1.00am

    Price (per person)
    Thursdays: £75.00
    Fridays: £85.00
    Saturdays: £95.00

    Christmas sparkle drinks package available
     

  • Christmas at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

    Guests have been enjoying the delightful hospitality of our enchanting Coaching Inn for centuries. We’ll serve you up a delectable festive feast made of the finest ingredients, while the fire crackles in the hearth and the snow-topped fells outside add the picturesque charm of a Lakeland winter. Book before 30th September 2014 and receive a 10% discount.

    From £21.95 per person

    • Delicious two or three course meal
    • Freshly brewed coffee or tea and mini mince pies

    £21.95 two courses, £26.95 three courses.

  • Accommodation in Grasmere

    The winter scenery at Christmas here is truly breathtaking, and provides a great setting to relax and unwind in peace and quiet. On our three day festive break, you’ll arrive to a Lakeland cream tea on Christmas Eve, then settle into your comfortable room before enjoying a delicious intimate candlelit dinner. We’ll also be serving up hot chocolate and mince pies after midnight Mass, by our roaring fire. On Christmas Day, you’ll wake up to a scrumptious breakfast, then our chefs will prepare a delectable traditional five course Christmas lunch for you. In the evening, if you've room, you can feast from our buffet and test your knowledge with our fun quiz. Boxing Day is packed with enjoyment, from a Windermere cruise to a fabulous gala dinner complete with entertainment. And after another luxurious night’s sleep, you’ll bid a reluctant farewell to our inn after a final deluxe breakfast. Book before 30th September 2014 and receive a 10% discount.

    From £395.00 per person

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    • Lakeland Cream Tea on arrival
    • Candlelit dinner on Christmas Eve
    • Hot chocolate and mince pies after midnight Mass
    • Traditional five course Christmas lunch
    • Buffet dinner in the evening
    • Christmas Day quiz
    • Windermere cruise on Boxing Day
    • Gala dinner on your final evening
    • Full English breakfast each morning

    Dates
    Arrive 24th December
    Depart 27th December

    Times
    From 3.00pm

    Prices (per person)
    From £395.00
    Upgrade to Executive room £30.00 or Feature Executive room £40.00 per night
    Extra night from £75.00 bed and breakfast in a Classic room (based on two people sharing)

  • Make this New Year’s Eve something to remember at our elegant gala black tie event, in one of the most beautiful of Lakeland settings. You’ll kick off the evening with a Lakeland afternoon tea as the winter sunset falls over the Grasmere fells, then retire to your comfortable room to dress in your best for the evening. Our chefs will create a wonderful six course gala dinner for you, and then it’s the big countdown to new year, when a midnight firework display brings in the bells in memorable style. Next morning, a leisurely breakfast awaits you and, if you are staying for two nights, why not take a cruise on Windermere or amble around Ambleside or Grasmere? A further three course dinner awaits you, and a good night’s sleep before breakfast. Book before 30th September 2014 and receive a 10% discount.

    From £195.00 per person

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    • Lakeland cream tea on arrival on New Year's Eve
    • Six cours black tie Gala Dinner
    • Fireworks at midnight
    • Breakfast each morning
    • Dinner on the second night
    • One or two night packages available

    Dates
    Wednesday 31st December and Thursday 1st January

    Time
    3.00pm

    Prices (per pers on)
    £195.00 for one night (based on two people sharing a Classic twin or Double room)
    £349.00 per person for two nights
    Upgrade to Executive room £30.00 or Feature Executive room £40.00 per night
    Extra night from £99.00 bed and breakfast in a Classic room (based on two people sharing)