Christmas Week

Christmas Week


Christmas Packages


Due to high demand our Christmas Residential packages are now full, we still have limited availablity for Boxing day lunch

Two-night or three-night Christmas packages are available over the festive period, including entrance tickets to Leeds Castle.

Arriving on Christmas Eve – Tuesday 24th December FULL
Arrive at your leisure, or en route from Leeds Castle, in time to enjoy a traditional afternoon tea served from 1:30pm and soak up the festive atmosphere at Chilston Park Hotel. Our celebrations start with a glass of Kir Royale whilst listening to our carol singers from 6pm in the lounge and grand staircase areas, followed by a sumptuous four-course dinner with coffee and mince pies freshly prepared by our team of chefs and served at staggered seating times from 6:30pm.

Christmas Day - Wednesday 25th December FULL
Whilst presents will be delivered by Father Christmas throughout the night, you can wake up and start your day with a light breakfast. We have arranged for a birds of prey show from 11am within our grounds followed by hot chocolate before sitting down to your traditional four-course Christmas Day lunch with all the trimmings. For all residential guests on the Christmas package, lunch will be served from 12:30pm in our ever popular Culpeper’s Restaurant and adjoining rooms. The afternoon is your own to relax and enjoy at your leisure, the Queen’s speech can be viewed in one of our function rooms or there will be plenty of in-house activities available before joining us for a delicious evening buffet dinner.

Boxing Day - Thursday 26th December FULL
Wake up and enjoy a traditional breakfast before departing from Chilston Park, remembering that only 10 minutes away from the hotel Leeds Castle awaits you. Enjoy the Castle and grounds of “The loveliest castle in the world” which combines a blend of heritage and history, Leeds Castle is the perfect backdrop
to your day out. For those of you enjoying our three day residential package, we will welcome you back to the hotel with mulled wine and mince pies on your return, alternatively, why not book our Boxing Day lunch at £52 per adult allowing you to then spend your afternoon at leisure? As part of the package, a three-course dinner will be served from 7pm on Boxing Day evening.

Friday 27th December
After a leisurely breakfast we bid you a fond farewell and hope to welcome you back soon.

Two-night Christmas package
24th December – 26th December 2013
Mews classic double bedroom – £380 per person
Single occupancy supplement – £100

Three-night Christmas package
24th December – 27th December 2013
Mews classic double bedroom – £450 per person
Single occupancy supplement – £150

Friday 27th December
Mews classic double bedroom:
£110 bed and breakfast per room
£184 dinner, bed and breakfast per room

Book online here

Contact us on 0845 458 0901 or make an enquiry online

Christmas Day Lunch - FULL

Enjoy your traditional Christmas Day lunch in our elegant surroundings, whether as a couple or with the whole family.

£118 per adult and £59 per child.
Falconry display from 11am
Champagne reception drink
Traditional four-course lunch
Coffee and mince pies
Christmas gift for all guests

For non-residents, lunch will be served in our Fitzhammond Suite at staggered seating times at 12pm, 12:15pm and 12:30pm.

Boxing Day Lunch - Available

For the perfect way to get together with all the family without having to do the preparation, enjoy a Boxing Day four-course lunch in the refined and relaxed surroundings of Chilston Park.

£52 per adult and £26 per child (4 to 12 years old) based on half portions.
Chilston Kir Royale reception drink
Four-course lunch menu
Tea, coffee and mince pies

Christmas Day Lunch Menu

Roasted root vegetable and thyme soup with herb ciabatta croutons
Loch Duart salmon, Norfolk lobster and new potato terrine, lemon beurre blanc, Melba toast
Twice baked soft blue cheese soufflé, parsley velouté
Earl Grey tea smoked Gressingham duck breast, pear and mustard mayonnaise, freeze dried raspberries
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Kir Royale sorbet
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Traditional roast turkey, cranberry stuffing, pigs in blankets, seasonal vegetables
Roast rib of English beef, thyme and horseradish Yorkshire puddings, potatoes roasted in duck fat, seasonal vegetables
South coast monk fish wrapped in Parma ham, fine ratatouille, oregano pommes dauphine
A trio of gnocchi, pumpkin purée, truffle sabayon
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Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce, calvados butter
Valrhona dark chocolate truffle tart, cranberry ripple ice-cream
Warm raspberry Queen of puddings, crème Chantilly
Selection of British and continental cheeses, walnut, raisin bread and spiced chutney
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Tea, coffee and mince pies




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