Celebrate this Holiday Season with AccorHotels
This holiday season, AccorHotels properties across North America are spreading good cheer to all who are near with a series of holiday programs and special offers that are sure to put guests in the holiday spirit while also supporting local charities. From the philanthropic Trees of Hope package to holiday festivals and festive holiday packages, here’s a look at the holiday celebrations taking place this year at destinations across the U.S. and Canada.
Travelers can give back this holiday with the Trees of Hope package at select Fairmont and Swissôtel properties. A charitable initiative that supports local communities, the package includes savings up to 25 percent off the daily rate and a $10 donation per night to the hotel’s charity of choice. This year, Fairmont Grand Del Mar has partnered with the San Diego Center for Children, Swissôtel Chicago and Fairmont Chicago will once again support SOS Children’s Villages, and Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth’s proceeds will go towards LEUCAN, which supports cancer-stricken children and their families.
Join Fairmont Grand Del Mar as they open their first Winter Wonderland at the Grand — an extravagant holiday festival with SoCal sledding and snowman building, Ferris wheel rides and more. The Winter Wonderland will be open December 17 – December 30.
Celebrate movie magic at The Plaza Hotel, with a Home Alone 2: Escape to New York stay package. Film lovers can ‘Live Like Kevin’ with a variety of experiences inspired by Kevin’s time at The Plaza, including an extravagant ice cream sundae delivered in-room and a $100 gift card to FAO Schwartz to live the ‘Duncan’s Toy Chest’ fantasy.
Fairmont Austin is celebrating its first holiday with a series of events to support Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas. Families can enjoy seasonal beverages, cookies served from Santa’s Bakeshop, holiday themed performances by a local choir, photos with Santa, a special guest from Dell Children’s Medical Center helping to “light up” the 20-foot tree, a 15-foot tall macaron nutcracker created by Fairmont Austin’s culinary team, and other special surprises throughout the evening.
Fairmont San Francisco has transformed into one of the world’s most beloved holiday destinations, with a two-story, life-sized Gingerbread House in the lobby. This enormous and completely edible Gingerbread House will stand over 25 feet high and will feature more than 10,250 homemade gingerbread bricks, 1,650 pounds of candy and 3,300 pounds of royal icing. New this year, guests can book the Gingerbread House for a private dining experience – whether it be holiday afternoon tea, festive dinner or a special occasion.
Celebrate the splendor of the season at AAA Five Diamond award-winning Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. The resort will transform into an enchanting winter wonderland during the Ninth Annual Christmas at the Princess festival until December 31. Festive activities include a desert ice skating rink (with real ice!), A Build-A-Bear Workshop, exclusive access to Santa’s secret headquarters where guests can pose for photos with Santa, and more.
Ring in the New Year with Novotel New York Time Square’s annual Supernova Ball Drop, the perfect setting for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve party, where guests are guaranteed a direct view of the famous Times Square Ball Drop! On December 31, guests are invited to Supernova, the newly redesigned event space, to enjoy VIP Tables, entertainment, premium open bar, hors d’oeuvres, and dancing.
To book the CARP Complimentary Night Offer, please visit: fairmont.com/americas/CARP