Experience the spirit and sparkle of the perfect Christmas…

Christmas is one of our favourite times of year at Pennyhill Park – the crackle of open fires burning, the smell of pine needles, the twinkling of the Christmas tree lights in the hotel lobby and the infectious sound of laughter in the bar...
Gather friends and family, put your feet up and let us spoil you rotten…

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Christmas Eve - Saturday 24th December from 12:00pm

Arrive at your leisure... a welcome drink and ginger biscuits will be waiting for you!


Sneak off to relax in The Spa or for the more active amongst you, join an exercise class in the studio (a timetable will be available on arrival)

1.00pm- 4.00pm:

Cream Tea with a glass of Nyetimber English sparkling wine will be served in the Ascot Bar.


Black-tie Dinner Dance... carol singers provide an unashamedly nostalgic welcome at the glittering drinks reception in the Ascot bar. Be seated from 7.30pm to tuck into the five- course dinner including a ½ bottle of wine per person with the added fun of choosing your own home made dessert and artisan cheeses from the beautifully presented buffet. Enjoy our fabulous DJ to get you in the mood for the after dinner dance.

Dress code: black tie and glamour!
Groups not divisible by 10 may be grouped with other guests to make a table.

From 9.30pm:

For those wishing to attend a Christmas Eve service, your transport awaits (pre-booking required) and later, we’ll welcome you back to the warmth of the hotel with mulled wine and mince pies before you tiptoe off to bed to dream of what Santa might bring you!   

CHRISTMAS DAY - Sunday 25th December: 8.00am to 10.30am:

Enjoy a hearty country breakfast in the Brasserie and savour the thought of a Christmas Day when you don’t have to lift a finger.

10.00am- 12.00pm:

A chance to take the kids to ‘Splash Time’ in The Spa... the pool is all yours from 10am - 12pm. 

From 12.30pm:

Popping corks, laughter and fizzy full glasses welcome you to the pre-lunch drinks reception in the Residents’ Lounges.

From 1pm:

Join us for a delicious buffet and choose a little of whatever takes your fancy or try a bit of everything! Look out for an appearance of the man himself bearing gifts for all the children!

Includes a ½ bottle of wine per person. Residents are required to book a time for lunch.


Head to the Screening Room for that time honoured tradition of the Queen’s Speech. And afterwards, enjoy some traditional games downstairs in the Drawing Room such as Monopoly, Scrabble, Pool or Table Tennis in one of our lounges or alternatively, head back to the Screening Room to take in a film with popcorn, games and snacks.       

5.30pm- 6.30pm:

You are invited to join our ‘cocktail making’ – pre-booking is recommended- Adults only (18 and over only) 

7.30pm- 9.00pm:

A light, buffet style supper will be served in the Brasserie – enjoy a delicious pre-dinner drink on us! And after supper, sharpen up those pencils for the Pennyhill Park Christmas Quiz!

Boxing Day - Monday 26th December: 8.00am – 10.30am

Start the day with a nourishing full English breakfast served in the Brasserie.

(Guests staying on our 2 night package will depart after breakfast)

FROM 10am:

Wrap up warm and head outside for a stroll around the grounds or alternatively, join us for clay pigeon shooting and archery at a time to suit you. (aged 12 and over only)
10am- 12pm or 2pm- 4pm

12.00pm- 2.00pm:

A light lunch is served in the Residents’ Lounges.

4.00pm- 6.00pm:

Splash Time in the pool available for children of all ages.


Pre-drinks and racing night.
A cocktail reception, followed by a 5 course dinner and race night during dinner.

Smart / casual dress code
A wonderful opportunity to make new friends as guests will be seated at tables with other party goers.

Tuesday 27th December

8.00am – 10.30am:
Take breakfast at your leisure, say goodbye to friends and family before preparing for the journey home.

Why not arrive earlier or treat yourselves to an extra night...

If you are on your Christmas holidays, why not extend your stay? We have a very special overnight rate from £245 to include full English breakfast and use of the spa facilities from 3pm on check in day until 2pm on check out day.

But if you just can’t linger, we kindly ask you to vacate your room by 11.00am with later checkouts available by prior arrangement. Additional costs will apply for late check outs – please check with our reception team for details.