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Christmas and New Year at Ilsington is all about rest, relaxation and plenty of good food. We don’t have non-stop entertainment yet there are events during your stay to add to the festivities and enhance the truly magical feeling of spending Christmas in a Country House Hotel.

Christmas Programme

CHRISTMAS EVE - WEDNESDAY 24TH DECEMBER

Arrive for a fireside Devonshire cream tea with homemade scones, clotted cream and jam. In the evening join us for a welcome drink in the bar prior to dinner. John Hammond will entertain on the baby grand piano.

CHRISTMAS DAY – THURSDAY 25TH DECEMBER

Breakfast followed by Father Christmas distributing gifts to those who have been well behaved throughout the year.

A traditional 6-course Christmas lunch is served in the restaurant followed by an afternoon of leisure; perhaps a walk on Dartmoor or more likely a traditional snooze after the Queen’s Speech.

In the evening take a leisurely buffet supper, if you still have the appetite, and afterwards be entertained by our magician Dave Merlin and his close-up wizardry.

BOXING DAY -  FRIDAY 26TH DECEMBER

After Breakfast, a leisurely morning with no planned activities

In the afternoon guests are invited to attend the pantomime at the Princess Theatre in Torquay. 

In the evening return to the hotel for a sumptuous dinner.

SATURDAY 27TH DECEMBER

Breakfast at your leisure.

In the morning there will be a bird of prey flying display by Dartmoor Hawking in the hotel’s garden. A fascinating talk and display with a variety of different birds.

In the evening a 4-Course Dinner, John Hammond will entertain on the baby grand piano.

SUNDAY 28TH DECEMBER

Wend your way home after breakfast or take advantage of our extra night rate and spend a leisurely day with us before travelling home on Monday 29th December.

Please see tariff for details.

New Year Programme

TUESDAY 30TH DECEMBER

In the evening a 4-course Dinner, John Hammond will entertain on the baby grand piano.

NEW YEAR’S EVE - WEDNESDAY 31ST DECEMBER

Enjoy a fireside Devonshire cream tea with homemade scones, clotted cream and jam.

In the evening join us for a glass of celebration fizz before dinner. Then enjoy a delicious four course dinner, followed by music and dancing to ‘Signs of Life’, a Celtic and Irish folk band who will see us through to 2015.

NEW YEAR’S DAY - THURSDAY 1ST JANUARY

Breakfast at your leisure. In the morning there will be a bird of prey flying display by Dartmoor Hawking in the hotel’s garden. A fascinating talk and display with a variety of different birds.

In the evening a 4-Course Dinner, afterwards why not try your luck at the blackjack and roulette tables.

FRIDAY 2ND JANUARY 

After a leisurely breakfast wend your way home or take advantage of our special extra night rates.

See tariff for details.

Book early...

A 10% reduction will apply to the Christmas and New Year rates for full pre-payment of either package by 31st August 2014.
This offer excludes Twixmas Package.

 

 

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