Please note

All of our Christmas events are subject to Covid-19 government guidelines at the time of the event. If an event is cancelled due to government restrictions then you will receive a full refund.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

The Connaught Hotel and Spa is the perfect place to celebrate the festive season in style with your family, friends and colleagues.

Whether you’re looking to arrange a Christmas lunch, dinner, afternoon tea or a Christmas break in Bournemouth, The Connaught Hotel and Spa’s first class food, great festive atmosphere and superb customer service will ensure you have a fantastic occasion, with the warmest of welcomes.

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Lunch – £17 for 2 courses or £22 for 3 courses
Dinner – £19 for 2 courses or £24 for 3 courses 

The Connaught Brasserie is available all throughout December for Christmas lunch and midweek Christmas dinners. Choose from our festive set menu or our festive à la carte menu, plus a children’s festive menu will also be available.

Tastefully decorated to get you into the Christmas spirit and with direct access to courtyard gardens, our Brasserie is a beautiful space to enjoy a Christmas dinner with friends and family.

Book – 01202 298020 enquire


From Thursday 24th December
Three Night Christmas Package From £525

Christmas breaks

Due to government restrictions, it’s likely that our usual programme of evening entertainment won’t be possible this year. If our entertainment does have to be cancelled then you will receive a £10 refund per person per night.

Celebrate Christmas in Bournemouth this year in total luxury at The Connaught Hotel and Spa. Our Christmas and New Year hotel breaks are undoubtedly the highlights of our event calendar, with our team pulling out all the stops to ensure those who celebrate with us do so in style.

If you’re looking for a Bournemouth hotel Christmas package then ours ticks all the boxes. Enjoy full access to our luxury spa, fantastic service, champagne arrival, award-winning food, beautiful accommodation and even a special visit from Santa on Christmas morning!

We’ll take care of every detail, so all you need to do is relax and enjoy your Christmas holiday. We’ll even do the washing up!

There’s plenty to see and do in Bournemouth so why not book an extended Christmas holiday from just £99 extra per room per night, including bed and breakfast. The Connaught Hotel and Spa is the perfect base to explore as we’re just a few minutes away from Bournemouth pier and the bustling town centre, plus all the festive fun at the Christmas Tree Winter Wonderland and Alpine Market.

24th December

Start your Christmas holiday with a full English breakfast, traditional Dorset afternoon tea, champagne and canapé reception, 5 course gala dinner and evening entertainment.

25th December

Enjoy a full English breakfast, a visit from Santa, and a traditional 5 course Christmas Day lunch with all the trimmings. Once you have some room, indulge in an afternoon tea, with our buffet and entertainment in the evening.

26th December

Wake up on Boxing Day to a leisurely full English breakfast with a festive buffet for lunch. Later you’ll enjoy an afternoon tea, 4 course dinner and evening entertainment.

23rd & 27th December

Extend your Christmas break by arriving early or staying an extra night from just £99 per room, bed and breakfast, with additional meals available in our contemporary brasserie.

Full Board Per Person

From afternoon tea on arrival to breakfast on the day of departure, all rates quoted are for full board and are per person for either 3 or 4 nights.

3 Night Christmas Package

£525 – Classic room
£570 – Balcony Room
£660 – Executive Room
£699 – Suite


FREE – up to 2 years
£65 per child per night – 3-16 year olds

A fully refundable deposit of £100 per adult is required on booking this Christmas deal. Prices are per person and are based on two people sharing. Single supplements will apply.

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We’re not running our usual New Year hotel break with entertainment this year, but The Connaught Hotel and Spa is still open for you to join us and celebrate the New Year in style with your friends and family!

There’s plenty to do around the hotel – catch up with friends over a festive afternoon tea, enjoy a spa treatment or take a dip in our 18m heated indoor swimming pool.

And we’re just a few minutes’ walk from Bournemouth pier, the town centre and all the festivities happening at the Christmas Tree Winter Wonderland.

Dinner will be served from your choice of our festive set menu or festive à la carte menu, plus a children’s festive menu will also be available.

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£24 for three courses
£19 for two courses
Available from 1st-31st December

Due to government restrictions on large groups, we’re not able to run our traditional Christmas party nights this year.

But don’t let that stop you from celebrating with a delicious Christmas dinner at The Connaught Hotel and Spa with close friends and family.

We’ve created a festive set menu from just £19 per person for dinner throughout the whole of December, or choose from our festive à la carte menu. A children’s festive menu will also be available.

With plenty of space and direct access to our courtyard garden, our Brasserie is one of the best Christmas party venues Bournemouth has to offer!

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£85 per adult
£42.50 per child under 12
FREE for children under 3

Christmas Day lunchBring your family to ours this Christmas and enjoy a gourmet Christmas Day lunch prepared by our talented team of AA Rosette chefs.


Chestnut veloute, sage and onion scone


Confit chicken leg terrine, Parma ham, Caesar dressing, quail egg
Salt baked heritage beetroot, goat’s cheese salad, pickled blackberries (v)
Dorset crab tian, cucumber and ginger jelly, candied pistachio nuts, compressed pears


Champagne sorbet, mimosa fizz


Roast turkey breast, roast potatoes, sage and onion stuffing, chipolata wrapped in bacon, chestnut puree, seasonal vegetables, pan gravy
Pan fried fillet of seabass, dill crushed new potatoes, cavolo nero, confit cherry tomatoes, watercress and fennel velouté
Hand carved beef fillet, duck fat roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a red wine jus
Wild mushroom, Brussels sprout and chestnut risotto, rocket and parmesan (v)


Baileys cheesecake, espresso jelly, chocolate sauce, raspberries
Rum and raisin crème brulee, cinnamon short bread
Homemade Christmas pudding, rolled in pistachio nuts, brandy custard
Selection of Dorset and British cheeses, Fudge’s biscuits, grapes, celery



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