Glenapp Castle Christmas Package 2024

Ayrshire, Scotland

At a Glance

  • 3-night package from £4995 per room (based on 2 people)
  • Includes all meals and activities

Make this Christmas an extra special occasion for all the family with a luxury 3-night stay, including a host of unique experiences and activities: falconry displays, stargazing, clay-pigeon shooting, archery, and a treasure hunt for all to enjoy, topped only by a visit from the famous Mr Claus!

What it Includes...

Christmas Eve
  • Arrive in time for a Champagne afternoon tea, and enjoy listening to Glenapp's pianist on the drawing-room baby grand piano.
  • Get settled in, relax by the roaring fire, or enjoy exploring Glenapp's gardens, including the unique Italian Garden designed by Gertrude Jekyll.
  • Join your fellow guests for a Christmas cocktail, before a leisurely 3-course gourmet dinner is served, accompanied by the Glenapp harpist.
  • Transport to the Watchnight service at Ballantrae Parish Church is available for guests who wish to attend the service.
Christmas Day
  • Merry Christmas!
  • Enjoy a full Scottish Christmas breakfast at your leisure, and keep an eye open for Santa, he likes to drop by!
  • Relax, and enjoy exchanging Christmas gifts with your family and friends, then why not indulge in homemade mince pies, and mulled wine.
  • Mid-morning, there will be a falconry display with beautiful birds of prey swooping onto your leather glove.
  • A Champagne and Canapé reception is arranged, prior to a fabulous festive 4-course Christmas lunch. Glenapp's Executive Chef, and his team are proud to source the very best of local produce, both for freshness and excellent Ayrshire quality.
  • After lunch, experience the endless possibilities for walks on the coast, in the glen, and throughout the estate.
  • An evening buffet followed by entertainment and traditional family games.
Boxing Day
  • Another traditional Scottish breakfast awaits, and a morning of activities for your choosing. Clay-pigeon shooting, archery, and treasure hunts are all available on a complimentary basis, as part of the Christmas programme.
  • A light lunch will be served in the castle, and your afternoon is then free to explore more of the Glenapp Estate or further afield.
  • Indulge in a special Boxing Day cocktail, followed by a 3-course gourmet dinner, then don your dancing shoes and join in the Scottish celebrations, with a traditional Ceilidh band accompanied by Scottish Highland Dancers to keep your toes tapping all night.
27 December
  • A great Glenapp Scottish breakfast before a fond farewell...Haste Ye Back!

Here is just some of the lovely feedback from guests who stayed previously...

"Absolutely wonderful experience. The owners are lovely and the staff excellent! In addition to the beautiful castle and grounds, the cuisine is magnificent. We will definitely return." Dan, USA

What it Costs...

Garden View Suite: £4,995 (fully booked)
Grand Garden View Suite: £5,985 3 rooms left!
Grand Sea View Suite: £6,225 1 room left!
Junior Suite: £6,795 (fully booked)
Master Suite: £7,995 (fully booked)
*Castle Apartment (sleeps up to 8 people): £29,985 (fully booked)

The above prices are for two adults, for the full three-night package.
*The rate for the Castle Apartment is for 8 guests.


Our Experts Say

Glenapp Castle is a fairytale Scottish castle hotel, hidden on the beautiful Ayrshire coast in Ballantrae, Scotland. Imagine exquisite rooms and outstanding cuisine. Perfect for rest and relaxation. The luxurious, award-winning five star hotel provides an intimate level of service, with genuine attention to detail. It has great beauty in its period furnishings and interiors and through the breath-taking gardens, forest and the seascapes that surround that castle.