The festive season is upon us and if you’re looking for an escape to a holiday-friendly hotel, you’ll want to check out this roundup of five properties from around the world offering guests festive packages and experiences.
Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai – Dubai
For a Santa Approved Holiday, travelers seeking warm weather can head over to Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai – a world of its own with Michelin-starred dining, the world’s largest waterpark, and world-class entertainment. This year, guests who book five nights can enjoy a complimentary Christmas Eve Dinner, and those booking 10 nights get a dinner plus a Bronze NYE package. Travelers looking to ring in 2023 on a high note can attend Atlantis’s Gala dinner with a special performance by world-famous artist, Kylie Minogue with a jaw-dropping fireworks show.
Zemi Beach House – Anguilla
Trade in the snow for white sandy beaches at Zemi Beach House, Anguilla’s luxury boutique resort nestled on Shoal Bay East. At Zemi, the festive season is unlike any other and this year, guests can take advantage of three offers including Christmas Magic at the Beach House, Your Beach House for Christmas & New Year, and New Year Bliss at the Beach House. Offers include up to $250 resort credit per room, a welcome cocktail, festive celebrations such as a NYE party with live entertainment and fireworks overlooking the Caribbean Sea, and more.
The Joseph, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Nashville – Nashville, TN
The Joseph Nashville presents its annual, indulgent holiday package, “A White Truffle Christmas” exclusively for guests of the hotel’s Presidential Suite to celebrate the season’s gourmet highlight – white truffles. Guests can enjoy a two-night stay with personalized touches, including vintage champagne upon arrival, an eight-course dinner for two at signature Italian restaurant Yolan, featuring tableside shavings of white truffles presented by Chef Tony Mantuano and wines personally paired by Cathy Mantuano, and daily breakfast with a choice of eggs and the option to have them “The Mantuano Way,” served with white truffles shaved à la minute. The suite will also radiate holiday charm boasting a decorated tree; denim stockings monogrammed by local chainstitch embroidery expert, RangerStitch; a selection of holiday albums to play on the Audio-Technica turntable; and holiday songs available on the self-playing, fully restored 1920s-era Steinway Model A salon grand piano.
Marriott Marquis Houston – Houston, Texas
Marriott Marquis Houston transforms into a holiday haven when its poolside tradition, Texas Winter Lights, returns to Altitude Rooftop & Pool from November 11, 2022 to January 3, 2023. Guests can take in thousands of twinkling lights while floating down the world’s largest Texas-shaped lazy river (which is heated to 80 degrees all winter), snap holiday selfies with nearly two dozen Instagram-worthy light displays and sip on one of nearly 30 hot, seasonal beverages. Add a little extra holiday magic to the experience by booking the Texas Winter Lights package, which includes a complimentary upgrade to a room with a view of the lazy river and light displays, and entrance to the Texas Winter Lights for up to four people.
Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton – Grand Rapids, Michigan
The festive season is upon us and if you’re looking for a family escape to a holiday-friendly hotel, you’ll want to check out this roundup of five properties from around the world offering guests festive packages and experiences. The Amway Grand Plaza, a historic hotel in downtown Grand Rapids’ Hotel District, is offering the Santa Suite from November 14 to December 22 for the ultimate Christmas getaway in wintry Western Michigan. The luxurious three-bedroom Tower suite will boast a Christmas tree, stockings and more jolly surprises, including postcards from Santa. Sticking true to the hotel’s tradition, the historic Pantlind Lobby will also be decked from head to toe in elegant holiday décor, including a majestic Christmas tree, garlands and more festive touches that complement the lobby’s wow-worthy gold leaf ceiling. For a fun night out, the Amway Grand Plaza’s hip, speak-easy bar IDC is transforming into “I Do Christmas,” a winter wonderland-turned-bar with white and silver decor, warm cocktails and holiday cheer starting mid-November through January 31.