Mid-Range Christmas Hotel Breaks in Britain

recommended UK 3* and other mid-range hotels with Xmas offers

Mercure Princes Street Hotel at Christmas - from £292pp

Edinburgh

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  • visit from Santa
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location, location, location! set on prestigious Princes Street with views toward Edinburgh Castle with shops and attractions just moments away

Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel at Christmas - from £305pp

Kinloch Rannoch

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  • mulled wine
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a former Victorian shooting lodge - set deep in the Perthshire Highlands - boasting spectacular views over Loch Rannoch and Schiehallion

Hallmark Carlton Hotel at Christmas - from £435pp

Bournemouth

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sitting high up on the East Cliff this hotel affords panoramic bay views and offers a good range of facilities including a pampering beauty spa

Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel at Christmas - from £195pp

Kinloch Rannoch

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  • mulled wine
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a former Victorian shooting lodge - set deep in the Perthshire Highlands - boasting spectacular views over Loch Rannoch and Schiehallion

Mercure Seafront Hotel at Christmas - from £275pp

Brighton

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Regency style and fine sea views are the order of the day at this seafront hotel, attractions and the city centre are all within a 20 minute walk

Royal Victoria Hotel at Christmas - from £395pp

Llanberis

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set in 30 acres of gardens and woodlands - that include the ruins of Dolbadarn Castle - and ideally placed to explore Snowdonia's delights

Best Western Carlton Hotel at Christmas - from £450pp

Blackpool

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  • full board
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  • gala dinner
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  • afternoon tea
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comfortable hotel with a fabulous spot right on the seafront and within a 15 minute walk of Blackpool Tower; rooms have undergone a refurb

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel at Christmas - from £260pp

Walworth

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  • 3* rated
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  • afternoon tea
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enjoy Christmas in one of England's only castle hotels - dating from 1189 - set in 18 acres of quiet countryside yet has easy access from the A1(M)

Hall Garth Hotel at Christmas - from £250pp

Darlington

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traditional country house elegance combines with modern comforts and relaxing facilities at this 15th century manor house just off the A1(M)

Mercure Bowden Hall at Christmas - from £379pp

Gloucester

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a grand, 18th century manor set in 12 acres of parkland and mature woods with a tranquil lake; guest rooms are spacious, bright and airy

Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel at Christmas - from £330pp

Clayton-le-Moors

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  • cabaret
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imposing manor house - parts date back over 700 years - set in 17 acres of parkland just off the M65 with relaxing spa and leisure facilities

Mercure Walton Hall at Christmas - from £375pp

Wellesbourne

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a countryside retreat set in 65 acres of grounds near Stratford-upon-Avon and Warwick offering stylish rooms and a health and leisure club

Suncliff Hotel at Christmas - from £599pp

Bournemouth

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  • candleit dinner
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boasts a truly enviable position on Bournemouth's famous East Cliff overlooking the miles of golden sands and offers an array of facilites

Mercure Abbots Well Hotel at Christmas - from £289pp

Chester

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ideally located on Chester's outskirts with easy access to the historic city centre, Chester Zoo and Cheshire Oaks for the Boxing Day Sales

Best Western Burn Hall Hotel at Christmas - from £250pp

Huby

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set in 8 acres of grounds amidst quiet Yorkshire countryside and ideally placed for visiting the North York Moors, the Dales and historic York

Best Western Kilima Hotel at Christmas - from £375pp

York

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enjoy a leisurely Christmas break at this traditional hotel set within an easy walk of York's historic city centre and many exciting attractions

Hallmark Hotel East Cliff at Christmas - from £365pp

Bournemouth

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  • 3* rated
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stands proudly on Bournemouth's East Cliff overlooking the splendid sweep of Poole Bay offering a contemporary feel with its bright interior

Mercure The Grange at Christmas - from £295pp

Winterbourne

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a peaceful country manor retreat set in 18 acres of tranquil gardens yet it is within easy reach of the M4/M5 and the bustling city of Bristol

Palace Hotel at Christmas - from £320pp

Buxton

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imposing Victorian hotel ideally set in this pretty Peak District Spa town, it features original architecture and richly decorated public areas

The Royal Hotel at Christmas - from £450pp

Scarborough

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a traditional hotel located in a central spot - with views over South Bay - and the town centre shops, bars and attractions just moments away