With just 10 weeks until Christmas and fewer until your colleagues and close ones are expecting glamourous get-togethers and intimate catch-ups complete with fantastic festive feasts, if you have parties to plan or Christmas dinners to arrange this year, you’d better get cracking before all the best venues in the region are all booked up and you’re left with an empty stomach and nowhere to go this Christmas time.
From grand hotels and golf clubs to indulgent Italian eateries and charming French restaurants, there so many spectacular venues in the Surrey region that are going all out this Christmas to guarantee you and your guests get a celebration to remember.
To make your life a little easier, we’ve gathered 5 of our favourite venues for you to check out below, but for a more comprehensive selection of venues in the region, be sure to check out our Surrey Christmas Party Guide.
If you’re looking to make magical memories this Christmas time, the Mercure, situated at the foot of beautiful Box Hill and overlooking the North Downs in Dorking, is the ideal setting in Surrey for you.
This festive season, Mercure Box Hill is throwing a whole host of exciting and extravagant parties designed to allow you to celebrate Christmas in style. Whether you need the perfect place for a festive lunch, seasonal afternoon tea, or want to join one of their sophisticated Snow Balls, you certainly won’t be disappointed. Promising to be an evening of decadence complete with a delicious three-course festive feast, plenty of fizz, and music guaranteed to put you in the merriest of moods, Mercure Box Hill’s Snow Balls shouldn’t be missed.
From £45.50pp – price includes a glass of Prosecco on arrival and half a bottle of wine per person with dinner.
0844 625 5329/ www.mercure.com/festive
Join a spectacular Cirque de Noel-themed Christmas party at one of the finest four-star hotels in Surrey and be swept up in all the colourful and kooky charms of the circus. With a glamourous red carpet greeting, show-stopping live entertainment and a mouth-wateringly marvellous three-course dinner, your colleagues will be blown away by the creativity and character of this one-of-a-kind party night.
If you’d rather something a little more exclusive, Oatlands Park Hotel can also tailor a terrific event just for you. From an extravagant party with live entertainment and a drinks reception to a more intimate festive dinner for family and friends, with a whole host of rooms available to hire, no matter what you want, this prestigious and grand hotel can deliver this festive season.
0844 625 5510/ [email protected]
All throughout December, this contemporary, family-run Italian restaurant and local favourite has a number of festive feasts and fantastic live musical acts to fill your stomach and get you up on your feet. Featuring unforgettable live performances from local artists and tribute acts covering everything from your favourite Motown classics to truly celebratory swing, the Spaghetti Tree is really going all out this year. Their Christmas lunch and dinner party menus, which include indulgent and authentic Italian dishes like calamari fritti, roasted pork belly, creamy Gorgonzola risotto, panettone bread and butter pudding and vanilla pannacotta are sure to delight you and your guests.
Lunch menu: Two courses £19.95pp/ Three courses £22.95pp
Dinner menu: Monday to Thursday £30pp/ Friday £35pp/ Saturday £40pp
Telephone: 0844 625 5338/ www.spaghettitree.co.uk
Known by locals as the finest classic French restaurant in the county, ensure a brilliant Christmas dining experience that simply can’t be beat at Le Salon Privé this year. Famous for serving exceptionally tasty French food paired with fine wine, whether you’re looking to plan an intimate get-together with close family and friends or a festive celebration for your work colleagues, this truly is the perfect venue. With three separate dining areas, each able to hold up to 40 guests, let the accommodating and friendly staff take care of everything so you can chill out with your close ones and enjoy Christmas time with none of the stress often associated with the season.
The restaurant is even open on Christmas Day, so if you dread the thought of spending all of Christmas in the kitchen, why not head to Le Salon Privé for a decedent and hassle-free Christmas lunch including an exceptional three-course feast along with canapés, champagne, coffee and chocolate?!
Christmas lunch – £28pp/ Christmas dinner – £35pp/ Christmas Day menu – £87pp
0844 625 5337/ www.lesalonprive.net
With many venues across the Surrey area, Crown Golf Clubs are known for putting on truly exceptional and unforgettable Christmas parties. Passionate about the festive season, their enthusiastic and lively events teams pride themselves on their ability to create unique celebrations with a truly infectious vibe. Combine this with show-stopping décor, fantastic food, and classic tunes played by their resident DJs and you have a Christmas party that certainly won’t disappoint.
This Christmas, experience the glitz and glamour of Hollywood at Crown Golf Clubs. Rolling out the red carpet, pose for a selfie with a festive cocktail in hand and get involved in a few fun-filled group games before devouring a delicious three-course meal and dancing the night away.
For more information, contact one of their venues near you:
Merrist Wood Golf Club, Fairlands – 0844 625 5731/ www.merristwood-golfclub.co.uk
Pine Ridge Golf Club, Frimley – 0844 625 5751/ www.pineridgegolf.co.uk
Milford Golf Club, Milford – 0844 625 5705/ www.milfordgolf.co.uk
Pyrford Golf Club, Woking – 0844 625 5718/ www.pyrfordgolf.co.uk
Oak Park Golf Club, Crondall – 0844 625 5724/ www.oakparkgolf.co.uk
Hampton Court Palace Golf Club, East Molesey – 0844 625 5580/ www.hamptoncourtgolf.co.uk