Christmas & New Year AT GREAT FOSTERS 2019
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.
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.
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.
While the festive celebrations continue, you may wish to get some fresh air and explore our 55 acre estate. If you are wishing to venture further afield, there is plenty to see and do in the local area. Should you wish to attend a pantomime, play a round of golf or arrange a shopping expedition, simply let us know and we will do our best to help organise your itinerary. WINDSOR CASTLE & GREAT PARK
The largest inhabited castle in the world and one of the Queen’s three official residences is located just a stone’s throw away from Great Fosters. Windsor Great Park is a 10 minute drive and a stunning location for a winter walk.
Nothing says ‘Christmas’ quite like ice skating. So why not head to Hampton Court for some family fun. And don’t worry, if you’re not into skating they do a great hot chocolate while you watch*!
*PRIOR BOOKING IS RECOMMENDED TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
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.
8 - 10AM: Farewell breakfast.
All of the prices below include meals throughout your stay and activities from your arrival time of 3PM until checkout at 11AM.
Luxury Room Junior Suite Suite Historic Master Suite
TWO NIGHT FESTIVE BREAK ARRIVING 24TH DECEMBER
THREE NIGHT FESTIVE BREAK ARRIVING 24TH DECEMBER
£950 per person £980 per person £1130 per person -
£1100 per person £1130 per person £1280 per person £1380 per person
PRICES ARE BASED ON TWO GUESTS SHARING A ROOM
Celebrate in Style NEW YEAR’S EVE
WE ARE HOSTING AN ELEGANT NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION AND YOU’RE INVITED! RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES We have a fantastic overnight break available to help you celebrate the New Year in style. The package includes our dinner dance in the Tithe Barn with a live band, accommodation and the full works breakfast. OVERNIGHT STAY WITH DINNER & DANCE Cosy Room £350 per person Luxury Room £365 per person Junior Suite £380 per person Suite £455 per person Historic Rooms £505 per person
Dining in The Tudor Room is also available on New Year’s Eve.
NEW YEAR’S EVE THE TUDOR ROOM Six-course tasting menu £175 per person Guests joining us on New Year’s Eve in The Tudor Room are also welcome to join the evening celebrations in The Tithe Barn after dinner.
£200 DEPOSIT PER PERSON IS ALSO REQUIRED AT TIME OF BOOKING FOR ALL RESIDENTIAL NEW YEAR’S BOOKINGS.
WHAT BETTER WAY TO KICK START CHRISTMAS THAN WITH SOME INSPIRATIONAL IDEAS THAT WILL WOW YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS OVER THE FESTIVE PERIOD. Tuesday 19th November 2019 & Wednesday 20th November 2019 9.30AM: Arrive for coffee and mince pies with time to browse the seasonal goodies. 10.00AM: Our demonstrations commence with Executive Chef, Rob Chasteauneuf who will share his culinary skills and answering all your festive queries. Rebecca from Lily’s Flowers will show you how to dress your Christmas tree to make sure your guests are impressed. Karen Taylor from Liberty Wines and Stephen Farrell, our Director of Wines will talk you through some delicious wines to accompany your Christmas lunch (with plenty of opportunity for tasting!) 12.45PM: Pre-lunch Christmas cocktail served. 1.15PM: Three-course luncheon served in The Tithe Barn. ADULT £65 PER PERSON MEMBERS £60 PER PERSON Tickets include: coffee & mince pies on arrival, three demonstrations, Christmas cocktail, three-course lunch with coffee and wine, and a goody bag. To reserve your ticket, please call our events team on 01784 480402 / 01784 480401.
THE TUDOR ROOM
THE ESTATE GRILL
LUNCH Sunday £55 Thursday & Friday £45
MONDAY TO SATURDAY FESTIVE LUNCH Two courses | £30 Three courses | £35
DINNER TASTING MENU £95 CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER Seven-course tasting menu £120 CHRISTMAS DAY Six-course lunch £175
SUNDAY LUNCH Two courses | £32 Three courses | £37
MONDAY TO SUNDAY DINNER Two courses | £40 Three courses | £45
Pre-booking required for all Christmas dinig experiences.
The Estate Grill is only open to residents on both Christmas Eve and Boxing Day. Non-residents wishing to dine in The Estate Grill on Christmas Eve will be added to a waiting list.
AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT DECEMBER Nestle next to a roaring log fire and enjoy a delicious feast of dainty sandwiches, home-baked scones, cakes and tasty fancies. Festive Afternoon Tea Monday-Friday | £35 per person Saturday-Sunday | £37 per person Festive Champagne Afternoon Tea Monday-Friday | £47 per person Saturday-Sunday | £49 per person
Our private dining rooms are available for lunch, dinner or afternoon tea, throughout December for up to 160 guests. Our private dining options include Complimentary room hire from Monday - Wednesday Three-course menu Crackers and festive novelties Drinks package Lunch from £45 per person | Dinner from £50 per person
*Complimentary room hire is offered from Monday to Wednesday
Celebrate the FESTIVE SEASON
IN OUR TITHE BARN
Our Festive Lunch is a culinary delight and a fantastic way to kick off the festive celebrations on Sunday 8th December. Adult | £55 per person Child | £25 per person
Indulge in a delicious dining experience before the big day and join us for lunch on Christmas Eve. Adult | £60 per person Child | £30 per person
Take the stress out of the big day and join us for a traditional Christmas lunch. Adult | £145 per person Child | £70 per person
Do you want to celebrate Christmas in a historic venue under twinkling Christmas lights? Then look no futher than The Tithe Barn here at Great Fosters. We have a range of events taking place in The Tithe Barn over the festive period making it the perfect place for a family get together.
Our Boxing Day lunch is the perfect way to continue the festivities. Adult | £65 per person Child | £35 per person
There is no better way to ring in the New Year than with a party in a beautiful venue surrounded by your family and friends. Adult | £155 per person
New Year’s DAY
Start the New Year in style and celebrate with your family and friends whilst indulging in a delicious brunch. Adult | £70 per person Child | £35 per person All of the menus for the above events can be found at greatfosters.co.uk
Wishing you a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year! From everyone at Great Fosters & Alexander Hotels
FOR OVERNIGHT STAY RESERVATIONS PLEASE CALL +44(0)1342 859702 FOR DINING AND GENERAL ENQUIRIES, PLEASE CALL +44(0)1784 433822 GREAT FOSTERS, STROUDE ROAD, EGHAM, SURREY, TW20 9UR GREATFOSTERS.CO.UK