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7 Reasons You Can’t Beat Christmas In A Hotel

As the festive season approaches, many of us revel in the joyous celebrations that come along with it.

However, spending Christmas at home can sometimes feel like a routine, missing the enchantment that this special time of year holds. That’s why we believe that spending Christmas in a luxury spa hotel, such as Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa in the heart of the New Forest National Park, is an experience that simply can’t be beaten.

Here are seven reasons why:


1. Indulgence in Luxury

The first reason to choose a luxury hotel is the indulgence it offers. Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa provides the perfect setting for a decadent Christmas escape; just picture yourself relaxing in the elegant surroundings of our hotel, encircled by picturesque views of the New Forest. Pamper yourself in our award-winning Thai spa SenSpa, enjoy delectable meals prepared by passionate chefs, and embrace all the amenities that define luxury living.

2. A Stress-Free Festive Experience

Leave the holiday stress behind and let us take care of everything. No more worrying about meal planning, grocery shopping, or endless cooking and cleaning. On a Christmas break at our New Forest spa hotel, our hospitable teams will take care of all the arrangements, with their warm and attentive service allowing you to focus on what truly matters during the holiday season – quality time with your loved ones.

3. Exquisite Dining Options

One of the highlights of spending Christmas in a luxury spa hotel is the exceptional culinary experience. Our hotel in Brockenhurst boasts a range of dining options, from traditional Christmas feasts such as our Christmas Day Lunch, to fun and festive afternoon teas to tantalise your taste buds. Savour mouth-watering dishes in our flagship restaurant Cambium, crafted from local, seasonal ingredients, accompanied by fine wines and exquisite desserts. Let our chefs delight you with flavours and creativity, ensuring that your Christmas meal in the New Forest is an unforgettable one.

4. Festive Entertainment

Imagine stepping into a world of enchantment as you enter our New Forest hotel during the holiday season, where our Christmas tree, taking pride of place in the foyer, greets you with a magic touch that makes you feel right at home. Immerse yourself in the festive spirit with a Black Tie dinner party and plenty of entertainment, including a treasure hunt by car, all included in our Christmas break package! Delight in the unforgettable atmosphere and create lasting memories with your loved ones that you will cherish for years to come.

5. The Great Outdoors

Embrace the beauty of nature during the Christmas season by exploring the stunning New Forest National Park. Take long walks among ancient trees, breathe in the crisp air, and enjoy the tranquillity that comes with being surrounded by nature’s wonders. Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa is perfectly situated in the heart of Brockenhurst, Hampshire, providing easy access to this breath-taking landscape.

6. The Cosy Indoors

From our unique rooms and suites to our must-visit Thai spa, our luxury hotel invites the calm of the forest indoors and embraces the comforts of home on your Christmas break in the countryside. Our spacious suites offer a place of comfort and privacy that you can call your own throughout your Christmas break whenever you need a pause from the festive goings on. And SenSpa is the perfect place to retreat to after chilly outdoor walks – warm up in the sauna and relax your feet in the Jacuzzi, or indulge in a treatment to feel truly rejuvenated this Christmas.

7. Unforgettable Memories

Above all, spending Christmas in a luxury country hotel allows you to create lasting memories with your loved ones. Whether it’s cosying up by the fireplace, experiencing the magic of our National Park, or simply being together in a beautiful setting, the memories you create at Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa will be cherished for years to come.



Spending your Christmas break at a luxury country hotel like Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa provides a unique experience that you simply can’t replicate at home. From indulging in luxury to enjoying exquisite dining and festive entertainment, there are countless reasons why this can be the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season. So why not make it truly special this year and join us to create memories that will last a lifetime…