Christmas Breaks

Christmas Breaks

Stay at Buxted Park over the festive season and celebrate with your friends and family. There is no better place to celebrate Christmas where hundreds of years of tradition combined with fine food, excellent wines and wonderfully relaxed surroundings create a truly unique atmosphere.

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Two night package

Three night package

  • 24th to 26th December
  • Classic bedroom - £710 per couple
  • Executive bedroom - £790 per couple
  • Suite rates available on request.

  • 24th to 27th December
  • Classic bedroom - £960 per couple
  • Executive bedroom - £1,080 per couple
  • Suite rates available on request.

Christmas Eve | 24th December

Check in and enjoy mulled wine and warm mince pies delivered to your bedroom then spend the rest of the afternoon with a relaxing stroll around our beautiful grounds or get in the festive spirit with other guests in front of the roaring fires.
You are then invited to join our local choristers and a welcoming reception with Champagne and canapés from our General Manager – a great opportunity to meet the management team and other fellow guests.
Our award-winning Head Chef has created a five-course gourmet meal for you to enjoy. There will also be a midnight mass at the 700 year old parish church of Buxted within the estate. Return to the hotel for a hot beverage or night cap in our late residents bar. .

Christmas Day | 25th December

On Christmas morning join us for a full traditional breakfast before spending the morning at your leisure, perhaps strolling and exploring the delightful Ashdown Forest. Our famous Buxted Park Christmas Day luncheon featuring local turkey with all the traditional trimmings is served in our restaurants. There will be a Christmas fayre buffet in the evening - a great way to celebrate Christmas.

Christmas Day Lunch Menu

Trio of salmon, wafers of smoked, fresh rillette with crab, hot smoked with golden treacle, lemon horseradish jelly, pear and peashoot salad
Grilled mini crottin goats cheese, roasted beets, beet purée, candied walnuts, balsamic and beetroot jelly, micro herbs (V)
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Cream of roasted butternut squash, cheddar straw, pesto drizzle
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Champagne sorbet, pomegranate
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Traditionally trimmed local turkey, sage stuffing, bacon wrapped Cumberland sausage, cranberry sauce, bread sauce, roast and mashed potatoes, buttered sprouts, baby carrots, roasted roots
Baked mixed nut roast, wild mushroom fondue, sprout and chestnut chiffonade, roasted vegetables, butternut squash purée, roast and creamed potatoes (V)
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Traditional Christmas pudding, rum sauce
Vanilla panna cotta, lemon posset, raspberry macaroon
Farmhouse cheeses, biscuits, sweet chutney, walnut bread
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Freshly brewed coffee with warm mince pies

£115 per person, £55 per child (aged 4 to 12 years), children 3 years and under dine free.

Boxing Day | 26th December

After a leisurely breakfast choose to stroll within the estate or relax in the hotel enjoying one of the many lounges with your Christmas gifts. From 7pm the sounds of Champagne corks popping will greet you signalling the start of our five-course gourmet Boxing Day dinner with wines for each course.

Saturday | 27th December

Traditional breakfast will be served. For those guests departing may we wish you a safe journey home with our best wishes for 2015.

Boxing Day lunch is available at a supplement of £45 per person (£25 per child). Please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Supplements: single occupancy - £250.

Children aged 4 to 12 years charged for meals taken
Children aged 3 years and under dine free
Includes all programmed activities based on a child sharing an adult room.

Terms and Conditions

*Prices based on two people sharing a classic double or twin bedroom. Executive rooms and suites are available. Upgrade and single supplements apply. Both packages include dinner and breakfast. Lunch is not included.

Christmas Breaks

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