Christmas can be a rather stressful time of year, between keeping your home impeccable on the off chance of seasonal guests, to cooking for the masses, making sure you have a fridge full of festive fodder and restocking the wine cooler at regular intervals, it’s all go!
And the biggest stress of the festive season? Undoubtedly, it’s the Christmas shopping. I hate it, you hate it, everybody hates it. Spending fortunes on gifts you are unsure about and digging out receipts for that jumper in the wrong size. It’s too much!
To make things easier this year – we have rounded up some of our favourite hotels that offer gift vouchers. Why not treat your loved one to a stay away, a spa day or a mini break at one of these fabulous UK hotels with Hotel Gift Vouchers – genius!!
Treat someone to a little luxury with a De Vere eGift Card
De Vere is offering a selection of eGift Cards, making it even easier to treat a loved one to an experience at a De Vere hotel – perfect for a winter escape. Available to purchase online up to the value of £500, the eGift cards can be redeemed against a luxury overnight stay, dinner, afternoon tea, spa treatments or even a round of golf.
De Vere’s portfolio of historic mansion house estates and distinctive contemporary hotels are situated on the doorstep of some of the country’s most famous local attractions and beautiful landscapes. The gift of a De Vere eGift card offers the recipient the chance to enjoy such delights as a stay at De Vere Cotswold Water Park – surrounded by a nature reserve and beautiful lakes; Champagne afternoon tea at De Vere Beaumont Estate, near Windsor, located within 44-acres of stunning grounds; a round of golf at De Vere Wokefield Estate or a relaxing spa treatment at De Vere Tortworth Court; a countryside escape to De Vere Latimer Estate nestled in an Area of Outstanding Beauty in the heart of Buckinghamshire; or a visit to De Vere Horsley Estate, home to 19th-century mansion house, Horsley Towers which featured in Netflix series ‘The Crown’.
De Vere’s Wellbeing at Heart programme ensures a healthy and safe stay for guests and a safe working environment for its team members. With the support of ChemEco, De Vere has carefully crafted a range of new measures including enhancing the already meticulous deep cleaning of bedrooms and public areas. This includes regularly sanitising public areas using jet action ‘misting’ technology which uses hard acting yet environmentally friendly solutions from ChemEco.
For more information and to purchase a De Vere eGift Card please visit devere.co.uk. eGift Cards are available in denominations from £10 to £500 and can be pre-purchased for delivery on a specific date. *Terms and Conditions apply: See website for details
The gift that keeps on giving: Experiences over things – Seaham Hall gift vouchers
Sample the best of modern British fare in Seaham Hall’s Dining Room, with a menu of seasonal, regional produce. For winter, think venison from Highlands Game, roots, brassicas and truffles from the Wiltshire Truffles and fish from local day boats. Don fluffy robes and slippers and head to the Serenity Spa for a full day or ‘Twilight’ experience, with full relaxation guaranteed with its choice of treatments, including Rasul for two, ishga seaweed body wrap, Temple Spa facials, and a range of holistic therapies. Choose an indulgent getaway, with vouchers available to be used as full or part payment for overnights stays in one of the hotel’s individually-designed 21 guest suites. Valid for 12 months, vouchers can be purchased for specific experiences, seasons or in denominations of £25, £50, £75 and £100. Visit seahamhall.wearegifted.co.uk/vouchers
The Resident Hotels Gift Vouchers
The Resident has hotels in London’s Soho, Covent Garden, Victoria and Kensington and Liverpool. The innovative brand of city centre hotels provides guests with a relaxed enclave from which they can easily immerse themselves in the local neighbourhood, all while attentive team members recommend the best of the local bars, restaurants, and entertainment to be enjoyed nearby. Guests can expect a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere with all guestrooms boasting a stylishly warm design. Furnishings have been carefully chosen to include signature items from British designers including Tom Dixon, Paul Smith with Anglepoise, Acton-based Alter House, and fabric elements in the rooms and lobby areas sourced from Scottish-based Bute fabrics.
The guestrooms all have mini-kitchens, complete with a microwave, sink with BRITA filter tap, kettle, crockery, cutlery, glassware, Nespresso coffee machine and complimentary Nespresso capsules and Fairtrade teas. Gift vouchers can be bought per location or monetary value from £50 – £1000 https://www.residenthotels.com/offer/gift-vouchers/
This country’s best tourist attraction is the land itself – from wild, windswept coasts to idyllic countryside and thick pine forests. Explore it, get to know it and bask in its splendour all from the comfort of a state-of-the-art Wigwam Cabin, your home away from home in the beautiful British wilderness. Wigwam Cabins are carefully crafted state-of-the-art timber cabins, and with heating and electricity, they’re perfect for affordable glamping holidays with family, friends or that special someone.
Designed for nature cravers, adventure chasers, peace-and-quiet seekers, stargazers and memory makers; Wigwam Holidays blend the comforts of home with the simple joys of the great outdoors. Buy Gift Vouchers https://www.wigwamholidays.com/
Welsh Rarebits Hotels of Distinction
Buy a gift voucher from Welsh Rarebits Hotels of Distinction for friends or family and they can make their choice from nearly 30 places to stay or dine spread across Wales coast and countryside. Vouchers range from £5 to £500 and are valid for two years. Every member is different but all offer great Welsh hospitality, fine food and a personal welcome. Members range from country house hotels, boutique boltholes and romantic retreats to relaxing spas and historic inns as well as tasty restaurants with rooms.
For example, a £150 voucher will buy a B&B stay for two at the 400 year old Bull at Beaumaris on Anglesey; The Bear, an old coaching inn in the centre of Crickhowell in the Brecon Beacons and Llys Meddyg restaurant wth rooms at Newport, Pembrokeshire, amongst others. Increase to £215 and your choice includes Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa, perched on a hillside in splendid isolation, it has one of the most mesmerising lake views in Britain, and the Trefeddian on the coast at Aberdyfi. To order a gift voucher contact Welsh Rarebits on www.rarebits.co.uk or call 01570 470785.
NYX Hotel London Holborn
London’s hottest destination for innovative cocktails, good food and an electric atmosphere, NYX Hotel London Holborn is an exciting hotel bar and restaurant that celebrates the vibrancy and culture of the city. Plugging in to the energy of the capital, the NYX Hotel is designed for the open-minded, the curious and the culturally savvy. To experience all the hotel has to offer, NYX have created the NYXMAS voucher, a perfect considered gift for Christmas. The vouchers can be redeemed on hotel stays, NYX food and drinks, in addition to treatments in the Rena Spa. Buy Gift Vouchers https://www.nyx-hotels.co.uk/bookings/giftvouchers
High Force Hotel in County Durham
High Force offers a one night stay for two people for £145 which also includes breakfast, and there are some additional options available on the website too. High Force is situated within the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and European Geopark with incredible walks on the doorstep and the spectacular High Force Waterfall is situated just across the road. The hotel is a rural retreat with 10 individually styled en suite rooms and a warm welcome, and its restaurant is famous for its Sunday lunches and daily menu which showcases seasonal produce from the Raby Estate. Buy Gift Vouchers https://raby.giftpro.co.uk/vouchers/overnight-stay-at-the-high-force-hotel/
Hoar Cross Hall (A Crave Fave – Highly Recommend!!)
Barons Eden is offering a range of gift vouchers to redeem at Hoar Cross Hall so you can give the gift of relaxation to your nearest and dearest this Christmas. With vouchers redeemable against an indulgent Classic Afternoon Tea for Two, a relaxing Serene Spa Day, a special Twilight Spa experience and more, Hoar Cross Hall has everything you need to treat your loved ones to some next-level pampering. Monetary gift vouchers are also available from £10, and all vouchers have a 12-month expiry date. Nestled in the heart of Staffordshire, Hoar Cross Hall boasts a range of luxurious rooms and suites, as well as a full service spa and AA Rosette-awarded restaurant, making it the perfect location to unwind and indulge. You can find out more information about the gift vouchers available here.
One of the oldest family-owned hotels in London, luxury boutique hotel Flemings Mayfair opened in 1851 and was originally converted from 13 Georgian townhouses. Part of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, the award-winning hotel offers unrivalled luxury accommodation in one of London’s most prestigious neighbourhoods, moments from Green Park, Piccadilly and a short walk from Buckingham Palace.
The hotel features deluxe bedrooms, suites and apartments, with elegant interior design; its renowned restaurant, Ormer Mayfair by Sofian; Manetta’s, a stylish bar serving up sophisticated cocktails; and a new world-class skincare clinic, in partnership with renowned practitioner and facialist, Pietro Simone. Visit https://www.flemings-mayfair.co.uk
The Sun Inn, Dedham