Dates Available: 24th December 2019 - 27th December 2019
Family Christmas House Party at Great Fosters
If all you really want for Christmas is to feel at home in a beautiful hotel that will spoil you with luxurious accommodation, fabulous food, joyful entertainment and give you time to relax with family and friends, then you will love our family Christmas house party.
24th - CHRISTMAS EVE FROM 3PM: Arrive to a warm welcome. 4 - 6PM: Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a family film and popcorn. 6 - 7PM: Welcome from our Hotel Manager and senior team, followed by a glass of Champagne, small Canapés and Christmas carols with our choir. FROM 7PM: Four course dinner in The Estate Grill. 10 - 11PM: Cheese and port tasting in The Cocktail Bar. 11.30PM: Carriages will be arranged for guests wishing to attend midnight mass. 12.30AM: Warm mince pies and brandy will be waiting for guests returning from midnight mass.
25th - CHRISTMAS DAY 8 - 11AM: Rise and shine... Choose your spot in the Anne Boleyn Drawing Room or Main Hall and unwrap your gifts to festive music and smoked salmon blinis. 12.30 - 3.30PM: Celebrations continue in the Tithe Barn and Orangery with a four course family lunch. Restaurant upgrades are available*. A SPECIAL AFTERNOON APPEARANCE FROM SANTA CLAUS 3PM: The Queen’s speech will be shown in The Cocktail Bar. 4.30 - 7PM & 7 - 8.30PM: Children’s movie and popcorn time. 4.30 - 6PM: Settle next to a roaring log fire for traditional board games and Christmas cake. 7 - 9.30PM: Christmas quiz with prizes and mince pies. 7.30 - 9.30PM: For those feeling peckish, a light supper will be available in The Estate Grill.
26th - BOXING DAY 8 - 11AM: Rise and shine... 10.30AM - 12PM: Falconry on the lawn. 1.00pm - 2.30PM: Champagne afternoon tea. Why not work up an appetite with a family walk around our 55 acre estate before dinner. 4 - 6.30PM: Children’s movie and popcorn time. 5 - 6PM: Cocktail making masterclass. FROM 7PM: Enjoy a delicious four course dinner in The Estate Grill.