• a magical castle

  • soaring trees and roaring fires

  • a fairytale christmas

  • a festive feast

  • hunker down and bed in

  • soaring trees and roaring fires

  • a winter wonderland

Christmas and New Year in a castle

Celebrate Christmas & New Year in a castle

 

Dining at Augill Castle

 

Augill Castle could have been built for Christmas. Imagine afternoon teas in front of roaring fires, tables laden with the best food and drink, Christmas trees touching the ceilings and candles, holly and ivy on every mantle. Here’s what we’ve got planned for Christmas in 2018. If you’re planning a Christmas or New Year celebration away from home, we’ve got it  all wrapped up and will make our castle home yours too.

 

 

Usually we open at Christmas for just one group but this year we’re open for everyone Christmas 2018 : Bespoke just for you

Arrive on Christmas Eve for afternoon tea and then share a relaxed and laid back two night family Christmas with us.

Enjoy the country house Christmas of your dreams: be as active or as lazy as you wish, We will be here to look after you and share the magic but you will feel that the castle is yours. The Great British Bar will be yours to explore.

There will be a maximum of 24 of us and we’ll all eat and celebrate together.

Our family Christmas will be £480 per adult and £220 per child (up to and including 12 years old)

What you’ll get:

  • the castle fully decorated
  • fully serviced accommodation for two nights
  • all meals including tea, coffee, mince pies, cake and other goodies all day long
  • no washing-up
  • a few surprises courtesy of Father Christmas
  • roaring fires and as many logs as you need to keep them going
  • a convivial and happy family atmosphere

Your only extra will be drinks from the bar which will be charged as consumed.

 

 

New Year 2018/19 : Create your own memories

The castle is open for New Year and we have always believed in keeping it simple and uncontrived. Come when you like and stay for as long as you like. Our Italian inspired menu with a few festive twists will be available from 27 December through to 2 January and there will be a special celebration dinner on New Year’s Eve at £50 per person.

Create the memories that New Year is made of in the comfy, opulent surroundings of a castle, be as active or as lazy as you wish, it’ll be your party with us to see in the new and bid farewell to the old all in the company of like-minded people. You will be fully looked after without being fawned over and we’ll share a glass of bubbly at midnight to the strains of Robbie Burns. The Great British Bar will be yours to explore.

What you’ll get:

  • the castle fully decorated
  • fully serviced accommodation
  • no washing-up
  • roaring fires and as many logs as you need to keep them going
  • great company and delicious food

Rooms will be booked on a bed and breakfast basis and you will be charged for food and drink as consumed.

 

 

The magic of Augill really comes alive at this time of year

As well as Christmas and New Year themselves we host Christmas parties with a difference throughout December. Choose from our suggested menus or create your own

 

  • parties of ten or more can enjoy a private table in the Dining Room
  • exclusive use of the Drawing Room for up to 14
  • smaller groups can join in on one of our long oak banqueting tables
  • come for a seasonal afternoon tea
  • arrange a private film and supper night in our art deco cinema with your own choice of film
  • watch out for details of Father Christmas’s afternoon tea grotto on 22 & 23 December

contact us to find out more about any of our festive offerings.

 

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