The Torridon hotel is in one of the most idyllic and romantic locations in the Highlands, and an ideal venue for an intimate Christmas 2013. Once a grand shooting lodge, The Torridon enjoys one of the most impressive coastal positions in the Scottish Highlands.
The building has been lovingly restored to its original splendour, and the 19 bedrooms are all individually designed with fine furnishings and fabrics, decorated to ensure the utmost in comfort and luxury.
The Torridon Hotel Christmas 2013
Traditional afternoon tea and welcome dram
Christmas at Loch Torridon starts with our traditional full afternoon tea served in our Library. Our famous Christmas tea is served between 3pm and 5pm and include scones, Christmas cake, mince pies, egg and cucumber sandwiches and chocolate treats. This is an ideal opportunity to meet the members of staff who will be looking after you and to start to relax and enjoy Christmas at The Torridon.
Dinner is served from 7pm–8.30pm in our three rosette restaurant. Enjoy a delicious dinner prepared by our kitchen brigade.
Wake up to the views of Loch Torridon on Christmas morning. Wander down to breakfast to enjoy special treats such as: kedgeree, smoked salmon and scrambled egg on a warm toasted muffin, freshly brewed coffee and a glass of squeezed orange juice, not forgetting toast and Geraldine’s famous home-made marmalade.
If you wish to join Tom, he will take you on a gentle walk around Torridon. You will have the opportunity to discuss the local landscape and see some of our wildlife.
Champagne and Canapés
Join us in the Drawing Room and relax with a glass of champagne and canapés before lunch.
You will be invited through to the restaurant at 4pm for Torridon Christmas lunch. Chef produces a fine traditional menu with all the Christmas trimmings to make sure you choose a nice claret to compliment.
Relax after lunch with a glass of port or one of our 300 malt whiskies in front of a roaring log fire and if you have the energy, join in a game of Trivial Pursuit or Scrabble.
A simple supper of sandwiches, nibbles, cheese and cake will be organised in the front hall.
Full Scottish Breakfast
Make sure you have a good breakfast, starting with our homemade porridge and if you wish a shot of Torridon Whisky, followed by Full Scottish Breakfast including Haggis and Black Pudding specially made for us by our local Gairloch butcher.
The annual hunt for Treasure will begin at 12.15pm. Teams should assemble in the Front Hall. The challenge will be explained and teams should set off in search of the treasure. All treasure found should be returned by 5.00pm. The winners will be announced and prizes presented at 6.45 pm in the drawing room.
You may also wish to book a session of clay pigeon shooting or archery. We advise that you speak to us and book in advance as space is limited.
During the afternoon relax and enjoy tea and cakes by the log fire
A gourmet boxing day buffet dinner will be served by our chefs in the Front Hall from 7.00pm. The superb buffet is filled with local delights such as oysters, mussels, langoustine, carved meats and other surprises.
Rates for Christmas 2013
3 Day Package (arriving 24th December) Per Room based on two sharing
Classic £1146.00 Full
Superior £1316.00 Full
Deluxe £1520.00 1 room left
Master £1796.00 Full
Suite £1886.00 Full
5 Day Package Per Room based on two sharing
Classic £1702.00 full
Superior £1992.00 Full
Deluxe £2338.00 1 room left
Master £2822.00 Full
Suite £2986.00 Full