Christmas & New Year in Aviemore

Join us in the heart of Aviemore and the Cairngorms for a festive break of a lifetime.

This stunning landscape featuring secluded lochs, dense forests and mountains primed for skiing is transformed into a magical winter setting for you and your loved ones to enjoy. 

Throughout November, December and January, you can enjoy everything from festive events to our popular Santa Breaks that the kids won't forget in a hurry while they're excitedly waiting for the snow to drop!

No matter how you want to celebrate Christmas and New Year, there's no better place to do so than here at Aviemore.

Event Types

Santa Breaks

Give the kids a very special Christmas in Aviemore at one of our midweek and weekend family Santa breaks

Festive Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea with a hint of festive flavours

Relaxing Christmas Breaks

Experience a relaxing and romantic Christmas like no other this year at Aviemore Resort

Family Christmas Breaks

Experience an unforgettable family Christmas like no other this year at Aviemore Resort

Family Hogmanay Break

Ring in 2025 with a big family party and break in the Highlands

Toddler Hogmanay Breaks

Welcome in the new year with your little ones at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

Hogmanay Breaks with the Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Experience the ultimate Hogmanay getaway with live music from the Red Hot Chilli Pipers in Aviemore!