Best UK hotels for a Christmas holiday

Christmas is becoming an increasingly popular time to take a UK hotel break. Perhaps you find yourself alone, or you just want to escape the extended family. Many hotels have responded to the trend by creating special menus, Christmas packages and cosy celebrations.

Best UK hotels for a Christmas holiday

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Special offer
Woolley Grange

Woolley Grange - Autumn Break Special Offer

Bradford-on-Avon

Christmas fun for all the family, in glorious grounds. With roaring fires, a children's buffet and even a fancy dress party.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
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Special offer
Bodysgallen Hall and Spa

Bodysgallen Hall and Spa - 'The Great Half-Price Break' Special Offer

Llandudno

Enjoy a Welsh Christmas at this hotel and spa., looked after by the National Trust. Seasonal fare, kicked off with a champagne reception on Christmas Eve.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Special offer
The Old Bridge

The Old Bridge - 2 nights for the price of 1

Huntingdon

An ivy-swagged Georgian town house on the River Ouse, guests can enjoy the casual, cosy setting of the log fire-warmed lounge and bar areas at this charming hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • conference_meeting
  • wine
  • for_wine-lovers
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
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Special offer
Seaham Hall

Seaham Hall - Three Night Christmas Stay Special Offer

Seaham

Readers ‘felt they had done their very best to look after us’, after a week-long stay at this Georgian mansion.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
10% discount voucher
5
Special offer
The Scarlet

The Scarlet - Complimentary Wine Flight Special Offer

Mawgan Porth

Enjoy a serene Christmas break at this adults-only hotel. With spa treatments, fine dining and perhaps a Christmas-day dip. Even breakfast in bed if you like.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • eco-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • electric_charging_point
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The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

Bath

How about Christmas in a Grade 1 listed Georgian terrace in the heart of Bath? Perhaps mulled wine in the library, skating in Victoria Park or carols by candlelight.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • honeymoon
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • wine
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • romantic
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • electric_charging_point
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The Lygon Arms

The Lygon Arms

Broadway

Enjoy a three-night Christmas house party at this family-friendly Elizabethan coaching inn. With seasonal dining kicked off with a Christmas Eve tea.
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • indoor_pool
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • disabled_facilities
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • historic
  • honeymoon
  • romantic
  • baby-friendly
  • spa
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
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Kinloch Lodge

Kinloch Lodge

Isle of Skye

Christmas is more traditional, and affordable, at this former hunting lodge. With minced pies and mulled wine, roaring fires and a visit from Father Christmas.
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • honeymoon
  • fishing
  • garden
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • disabled_facilities
  • child_friendly
  • with_cooking_school
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • great_breakfast
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Moonfleet Manor

Moonfleet Manor

Fleet

Children will love Christmas in this 17th century manor house. With an annual Gingerbread House competition, a carol concert and a hunt for Father Christmas.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
10
Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle

Ballantrae

How about Christmas at a fairy-tale castle overlooking the Ayrshire coast? With roaring fires, banquets and a visit from Santa.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • spa
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
11
The Seaside Boarding House

The Seaside Boarding House

Burton Bradstock

This laid back, sophisticated restaurant with rooms overlooking the Jurassic coast, is a warm and welcoming environment for a Christmas holiday.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • honeymoon
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Grand Hotel

The Grand Hotel

Eastbourne

Expect a Christmas grand in style, but nonetheless family-friendly. With seasonal lunches and tea with a festive twist.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Crescent Turner Hotel

The Crescent Turner Hotel

Whitstable

From this hillside position above the town, take in the glorious vista that stretches over the oyster beds and out to sea - the perfect way to start Christmas morning.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Woodlands Lodge Hotel

Woodlands Lodge Hotel

Southampton

A dog-friendly hotel in the New Forest where dogs receive a treat, a blanket and a towel, Woodlands Lodge Hotel is warm and welcoming.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
15
Kerswell Farmhouse

Kerswell Farmhouse

Totnes

Pigs, lambs and chickens are the nearest neighbours at this small working farm between Totnes and Dartmouth - a perfect environment for a family friendly Christmas.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly

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Last updated: November 07, 2019