Christmas is a great time to take a holiday with friends, a loved one or your family. With so many Christmas getaway options in 2019, we have done a roundup to help you make the most of the Christmas holiday period.
Christmas Holidays in the UK
The UK has so much to offer that you don’t need to leave the shores to have a great Christmas holiday in the UK. Popular UK getaways over Christmas include Edinburgh, the Cotswolds, Manchester, Yorkshire and London.
Major UK cities, such as London, transform over the Christmas period to a winter wonderland. City centre squares are decorated with epic-sized Christmas trees and German inspired markets. Grab a mulled wine and listen to carollers as you get in the festive spirit and unwind from 2019!
Best UK Christmas Markets in 2019
Bath Christmas Market, 2019
Bath hosts the standout Christmas market in the South West of England. In 2019, the historic city of Bath is planning its best Christmas market yet with over 170 boutique stalls set to line the cobbled streets.
Bath Christmas Market Dates: 28th November to 15 December 2019
Birmingham Christmas Market, 2019
Over 5 million people flock to see authentic German Christmas markets that in Birmingham. The markets are growing every year and now covers Centenary Square, New Street and Victoria Square.
This Frankfurt inspired market will get you in the Christmas mood as you smell the sausages cooking and walnuts roasting while the ice rink fills up with happy visitors.
Birmingham Christmas Market Dates: 15th November to 23rd December 2019
Winter Wonderland Christmas Market, 2019
No Christmas market list would be complete without a nod to the epic stalls of Winter Wonderland. This annual extravaganza dominates Hyde Park in central London. Stall holders and punters alike come from far and wide to make this market a best in show year-after-year.
Due to the size of the wider Winter Wonderland event, you have plenty of time to visit this market as it runs from the end of November 2019 and in to the new year!
Winter Wonderland Christmas Market Dates: 22nd November 2019 to 6th January 2020
Newcastle Christmas Market, 2019
It’s time for us to look North for our next Christmas market delight. Newcastle hosts its own market for a month-long culinary and gift treat. Whether you are looking for a unique Christmas present for a loved one or to try out a new tipple to warm you up, this market won’t let you down!
If you manage to attend the market on December 5th 2019, you will also get to experience the adjoining Farmers Market. Worth noting if you are flexible on dates!
Newcastle Christmas Market Dates: 16th November to 14th December 2019
Best hotels for Christmas 2019
Being away over the Christmas period is becoming increasingly popular. Treat yourself this Christmas with a break away with a loved one(s) at one of these amazing hotels:
No.15 Great Pulteney, Bath
If you are visiting the Bath Christmas markets then look no further than the No.15 Great Pulteney. This unique hotel creates the idyllic Christmas atmosphere to fill you with cheer!