YOU better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I’m telling you why… Santa Claus is coming to town!
This Christmas, take the kids on the ultimate adventure and hop on board the magical Polar Express for an unforgettable festive day out. From 14th-20th December 2016, Santa, Mrs Claus and the elves will be in residence at The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa offering Christmas workshops and activities in a stunning Winter Wonderland!
This extremely popular event is a magical festive family experience and a journey of discovery for kids of all ages that guarantees you will be smiling from ear to ear, as you watch children’s faces light up when the train arrives.
Enjoy some tasty light refreshments including mulled wine for adults, in the sumptuous surrounds of the Percy French Station before leaping on board the Polar Express train!
Guests are led on an enchanted journey through the magnificent Slieve Donard grounds to enjoy a world of festive treats and fun.
Stop to enjoy story telling with Mrs Claus and Christmas films, see where the magic happens with festive treats including letter writing with Santa’s elves in their busy workshop and of course the chance to meet Santa and tell him your Christmas wishes!
Bring Christmas to life this year with a one of kind interactive Christmas experience for the whole family to enjoy on the Polar Express!
Sir William Hastings of Hastings Hotels said: “The Polar Express will take families through the beautiful grounds of the Slieve Donard with the Mountains of Mourne providing a striking backdrop before having lots of festive fun in the Winter Wonderland and meeting Santa.”
Guests staying with Slieve Donard Resort & Spa can also book a festive dining experience in the Oak Restaurant where guests can enjoy a delicious 2 course meal with a special festive menu or Santa Polar Express Buffet.
A special afternoon tea with a Christmas twist is also available throughout the festive period.
The Polar Express will be available at the Slieve Donard Resort & Spa from Wednesday December 14th – Tuesday December 20th 2016 from 4pm – 9pm each day and is £19 per child and £15 per adult including a gift and photograph with Santa.
Booking is essential (because space is limited to those who truly believe in the spirit of Christmas!) so go towww.santapolarexpress.com or call 028 4372 1066. Bookings will also be available for Christmas 2017 as early as February 2017.
Hastings Hotels (028 9067 1066, www.hastingshotels.com) offers family rooms midweek at The Slieve Donard Resort & Spa from £190 per night in December including breakfast (based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing).