• Danny Joyce | Editor

Christmas at Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links

Dublin’s only coastal resort, Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links invites guests to enjoy Christmas in style, welcoming you to a magical winter wonderland. From Festive Afternoon Tea to our Ultimate Christmas Experience, they have something for everyone to enjoy this season.

Festive Afternoon Tea

A sprinkle of magic to make your season merry and bright! Starting from 26th November 2021 and available Friday - Sunday, join up in the stunning Seaview Lounge to take a traditional Christmas Afternoon Tea, full of opulence and indulgence. With festive treats ranging from Mandarin Dear Macaroons, Snowflake Vanilla Cheesecakes and Pistachio Tree Mousses to Smoked Salmon Roulade Blinis and gorgeous traditional Roast Turkey Sandwiches with Cranberry Stuffing and Apricot Mascarpone. It’s time to relax and unwind with something delicious. Guests have the option of adding an extra level of indulgence by upgrading their Afternoon Tea to our Sparkling Afternoon Tea, ‘G & Tea’ or our exclusive Jameson Whiskey Afternoon Tea experience prices start from €35.

Ultimate Portmarnock Experience – From €869 Guests can put their feet up and relax with friends and family as Portmarnock Hotel takes care of the rest. From Christmas Eve until Stephen’s Day, Portmarnock will play host to the most wonderful time of year with their residential Christmas Package. Christmas Eve Guests arrive at Portmarnock on Christmas Eve and find themselves fully immersed in a magical escape. As jolly Christmas music fills the air, crackling fires will roar and warm guests as they head into our Seaview Lounge for a complimentary drinks' reception including mince pies, prosecco, mulled wine, and hot chocolate for our younger guests, before settling into their rooms and preparing for a magical couple of days. That evening, to celebrate the big day ahead, a delicious 5-course dinner with wine included will take place in the 1780 restaurant.

Christmas Day On Christmas morning, Santa Claus will welcome guests and begin their Christmas Day experience along with gifts for extra special younger guests. They will then enjoy breakfast in 1780 where it’s time to get merry and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast that will be sure to set them up for a day of frivolities.

Later in the day, guest will enjoy a stunning Christmas Dinner Gourmet Buffet served with a glass of House Wine. The evening is made for relaxing with traditional board games, Christmas movies, and perhaps a well-deserved nap? St. Stephens Day On St, Stephen’s Day, guests will enjoy a delightful breakfast in 1780 before taking a traditional bracing St. Stephen’s Day walk along the beach on our doorstep, or for those brave enough – a St. Stephen’s Day Dip! Guests can pamper themselves in The Spa where they can choose from a range of relaxing treatments or choose to play golf on the Championship Links. Afterward, they can choose to begin their journey home or extend their stay and continue the magic. Both The Spa and Links Golf are priced separately to this experience.

Gift Vouchers Give an extra special gift this Christmas Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links vouchers are available across all areas of their resort including luxurious dining experiences, relaxing spa treatments or a round of golf in our Championship Links Golf course – plus so much more. Whether guests are looking to treat themselves or a loved one to a well-deserved break or want to treat a fantastic team member for their hard work, gift vouchers are the perfect way to show how much you care. Some favourites include the Dream & Dine package which comprises of an overnight stay for two, a luxurious dinner in their Jameson Bar followed by a delightful breakfast the next morning, and their Jameson - ‘Taste, Dine & Explore’ Package. This experience begins with a unique guided tour of the original Jameson family home and grounds. Following this, guests head to the cosy Jameson Bar to enjoy a stunning three course tasting menu, curated by their Head Chef. Alongside dinner, guests can revel in the whiskey flight pairing complete with tasting notes. At the end of a day of discovery, guests retire to their comfortable garden-view bedroom ahead of a Full Irish Breakfast the following day. Surely you'll agree, this The Jameson Experience is the perfect blend... and Christmas at The Portmarnock Hotel & Links will surely be magical!


Visit www.portmarnock.com for more details.


Slán go fóill,

Danny