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Christmas Hotel Packages 2021

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15 Dec 2021

Above Picture Credit: Glasson Lakehouse.com

If there were ever a Christmas to relax and unwind - away from our own kitchens – it’s this one. How about chilling by a hotel fire with glass of bubbly in hand, a beautiful dinner served  instead? If that sounds up your street, check out our top ten Christmas Hotel Packages for 2021 from around the country. You could also book a trip away during ‘Twixmas’ that quiet gap between Christmas and New Years.

Although some offers come at a price, there are still plenty of reasonable or average packages available too. For more about how to budget this Christmas, read our blog on how to keep financially fit this season. If you’re thinking of spending a little extra this year and need a helping hand, check out our blog on how to get a Credit Union Christmas Loan.


1. The Galmont Hotel Christmas Break

What about relaxing in the west coast over Christmas? You can stay in the centre of Galway city in the Galmont Hotel; with dinner on Christmas eve, lunch and supper on Christmas day and breakfast.

Where: Galway city
Total Price: Average, €420 pp

Pic Cred: Galmont

2. Glasson Lakehouse Christmas Package

With stunning lake views, a rustic cabin feel and dog access, Glasson Lakehouse is a good option for a family escape - away from the Christmas cooking, cleaning and fuss. The package includes mince pies and treats on arrival on Christmas eve, a three course dinner and overnight stay followed by Christmas day breakfast with glass of bubbly, five course Christmas dinner and evening sharing board. Yes please….

Where: Westmeath
Total Price: High, €649 pp

Picture Cred: Glasson Lakehouse


3. McWilliam Park Hotel Christmas Package

The McWilliam Park hotel in Mayo offer a reasonable two night stay  with champagne, mince pies and canapes on arrival on Christmas eve, dinner, then entertainment in Kavanagh’s bar. The offer includes lunch on Christmas day, and buffet served in the bar.

Where: Mayo
Total Price: Reasonable, €250 pp


Picture cred: McWilliam Park Hotel 


4. The Clarence Ultimate Christmas

If you want to wine and dine to the backdrop of city lights, the boutique four-star Clarence hotel in Dublin city offer an appealing Christmas package with mulled wine on arrival, sharing plates and wine before bed as well as a gift from Santa!

Where: Dublin
Total Price: High, €620 pp


5. Glenlo Abbey Christmas Break

This is quite pricey - but if you’ve been saving for a classy getaway, Glenlo Abbey Estate in Co. Galway are offering a beautiful two night stay on either 24th and 25th or 25th and 26th of December.

The offer includes a candlelit dinner, festive movies in the movie room and hot chocolate by the fire. On Christmas day, receive a champagne and canape reception as well as a Santa breakfast, and beautiful Christmas lunch.

Where: Galway
Price: High €995 pp (adult)

Pic Cred: Glenlo Abbey, Anita Murphy


6. Dunboyne Castle Christmas Offer

A two night stay at Dunboyne castle on Christmas eve includes mulled wine, mince pies, a five course Christmas lunch, Christmas evening buffet and breakfast in a magical castle setting.

Where: Meath
Price: Average €475 pp


7. The Morrison Hotel Christmas Stay 

The Morrison boutique hotel is in the heart of Dublin city. It offers a package for a one night stay for two adults on Christmas eve with prosecco, mulled wine and mince pies, live music and dinner, for €319 in total. Alternatively, you can book a room only for Christmas eve and Christmas day, for €194 per person.

Where: Dublin
Price: Reasonable, €194pp  


8. Ferrycarrig Hotel Christmas Package 

Ferrycarrig Hotel is offering a two or three night stay: ‘a home away from home’ break with breakfast and dinner from Christmas eve.

Where: Wexford
Price: Average, €395pp  


9. Clontarf Castle Little Christmas 

Clontarf Castle’s magical castle break includes their ‘Little Christmas’ offer: a two night stay on Christmas eve and Christmas Day – with a spiced mulled wine on arrival in their atrium lounge, a champagne breakfast and buffet Christmas lunch in the regal hall followed by entertainment in the Knight’s Bar.

Where: Dublin
Price: High, €589pp  

Picture cred: Clontarf Castle.ie

10. Radisson, Athlone  

A lovely family option, in the Radisson Athlone you can stay right on the river Shannon and close to Athlone Castle on Christmas eve and Christmas day. The package includes carol singers and mulled wine on Christmas eve, a visit from Santa on Christmas morning, and a five course Christmas lunch and evening buffet.

: Athlone
Price: Average, €399 pp  

If you’re looking for ways to manage money or need financial support during Christmas, you can reach out to your local credit union here.

*All offers listed above are subject to availability and details are subject to change. This blog is written for informational purposes only. It is not affiliated in any way to the businesses listed above.