Celebrating Christmas and the New Year at Seaham Hall
If all you want for Christmas is the chance to relax, revel in luxurious fairy-lit surroundings and feast on sumptuous cuisine, you’ve landed in the right place. Few luxury hotels in north east England deliver festive breaks quite like Seaham Hall hotel in Durham. With its signature blend of warm and friendly hospitality with an attention to detail that makes your stay memorable for all of the right reasons, Christmas at Seaham Hall is a showstopper.
The hotel is not only celebrated for its beautiful interiors and five-star services but also boasts a prime position on Durham’s stunning Heritage Coast. Situated in the heart of the seaside town of Seaham, the hotel attracts those who enjoy leisurely strolls along tranquil stretches of sand and the many joys of leaving the bustle of city life far behind.
The array of coastal walks, welcoming cafés and charming local attractions — along with the hotel's five-star dining and award-winning Serenity Spa —conspire to make it the perfect destination for a luxurious winter beach break in Northeast England.
Whether you’re dreaming of waking up to a white Christmas in a luxury guest suite with the promise of Christmas Day lunch with all of the thrills and none of the washing up on tap; fancy a Twixmas retreat or ringing in the New Year in high style, there are a wealth of magical options.
Christmas stays at Seaham Hall hotel
To make sure you’ll have the happiest of festive breaks, the hotel has designed a special Christmas by the Coast package for a choice of two or three night stays. For both options, the party begins on Christmas Eve with a delicious five-course tasting menu dinner served in The Dining Room — the hotel’s award-winning restaurant. The package includes a splendid four-course Christmas Day lunch (with pre-lunch champagne), a charcuterie board with port for your Christmas Day supper, and breakfast each morning.
You’ll find many comfortable nooks where you can cosy up with coffee or a warming cocktail and a book, including the Vortex room, with its pool table and a selection of board games, should you wish to play. And when you’re ready for a traditional Christmas morning or after lunch stroll, Seaham Beach is on your doorstep.
Great Twixmas treats
A little escape to restore your energy prior to the New Year celebrations can be the ultimate present you could give to yourself. Whether you wish to book an overnight stay with dinner or a few days of chilling out by the sea, you’ll enjoy some of the best fine dining in Durham and have full access to the spa. To help you get your party glow or get a head start on your New Year’s resolutions for wellness, the Serenity Spa offers an enticing selection of beauty treatments that deliver visible results, as well as soothing massages and holistic therapies. For a truly indulgent Twixmas treat, guests can book Seaham Hall’s new Festive Feel-Good Spa Day package, which includes a sensational 60-minute Signature Top to Toe Ritual, comprising a warming back massage and a special ‘Taste of Truffle’ facial alongside full spa access.
Happy New Year breaks
In the mood for a stylish New Year’s Eve dinner, minus the madness? The hotel also welcomes guests for New Year’s Eve stays with fine dining and a wine list with wow factor. Arguably the best destination for a romantic break in Durham, Seaham Hall is popular for couples as well as family groups seeking sophisticated winter escapes.
Check out what makes Seaham Hall one of the very best 5 star hotels in north east England, and the hotel’s festive special offers for a very merry Yuletide stay you’ll cherish forever.
Seaham Hall understands there are few better gifts that can be given than the gift of relaxation - with an array of indulgent gift vouchers available for purchase, recipients can look forward to time spent enjoying the hotel’s state of the art Serenity Spa, a five-course tasting menu in The Dining Room, with sweeping views of the rugged coastline, or a pampering overnight stay in one of the hotel’s cosy suites.
For those unsure what exactly their recipient would like to receive, Seaham Hall also offers the option of purchasing monetary gift vouchers, which can then be spent however the recipient then chooses to, whether this be for a dining experience, much needed spa day or used towards part of an extended stay.