11 October 2019
If you’re looking for an indulgent way to spend the festive season this year, then look no further than a sun-kissed stay at the award-winning Fairmont Royal Pavilion. Boasting the ultimate location on blissful Barbados’ idyllic Platinum Coast, this high-end hotel has recently undergone a multi-million-dollar renovation and is setting new standards of ultra-luxury in the Caribbean and beyond.
This iconic hotel is set on a beautiful sandy beach and has everything that you could possibly need for an unforgettable festive season, including an action-packed programme filled with a wide range of activities and adventures for all ages to enjoy. You'll be spoilt for choice of things to do in the impeccable Caribbean weather, whether you want to spend your Christmas relaxing on white sands, snorkelling in crystal-clear waters or sipping cocktails on your plush sun lounger.
This year, Fairmont Royal Pavilion’s fun-filled Christmas Kids’ Programme will run from 15th December to 4th January, for those aged five to twelve. The fun-filled festive entertainment schedule is sure to get your little ones in the spirit, with a whole host of themed activities to get involved with, such as creating Christmas tree decorations, movie nights, face painting, cookie decorating, treasure hunts, charades, bingo, garden storytelling and much more besides.
On Christmas Eve, there’s the chance to meet Santa Claus himself whilst you listen to carols sung by a choir in the Taboras restaurant, and on Christmas Day, join in the sandcastle competition on the beach.
As well as the amazing entertainment programme, the resort’s Miramar Room will be home to board games, Nintendo Wii matches, an arts & crafts station and much more besides, so there’s no need for the kids to ever be bored. For an additional charge, a babysitting service is also available if you fancy sneaking off for a romantic meal for two.
With everything from yoga to garden tours, you’ll find plenty to occupy your time during your luxurious Christmas escape in beautiful Barbados. While away sun-dappled days lounging by the fabulous freshwater outdoor swimming pool, relaxing in the heated Jacuzzi or swimming in the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. When you’re ready to pick up the pace, take advantage of the fantastic range of non-motorised water sports that are on offer, including kayaking, snorkelling and stand-up paddle boarding.
Back on dry land, play a game of tennis, work out in the fully-equipped 24-hour fitness centre or cosy up with a good book from the book exchange. You really can choose to do as much or as little as you like here. You’ll also enjoy a complimentary afternoon tea once during your stay, as well as a weekly Manager’s cocktail reception.
The entire family can dine in true style here, with a whole host of tantalising treats to choose from. On Christmas Day itself, dine at the elegant Palm Terrace, accompanied by breath-taking views and fantastic live entertainment. The lunch menu features all of your festive favourites, such as honey roasted ham leg and mouth-watering turkey from the carvery, as well as local Barbadian delicacies, including the Bajan Great Cake with rum sauce. In the evening, enjoy a sumptuous seafood buffet under a starlit sky and savour delicious delights, including rock lobster, Loch Fyne oysters and coconut scallop ceviche.
On the 28th December, you won’t want to miss the West Indian Extravaganza, where you can delve into mouth-watering Caribbean flavours like Bajan lamb stew, roasted Jamaican jerk pork and freshly-caught fish.
Finally, celebrate the start of a new decade at the New Year’s Eve BBQ, which features a spectacular sushi & sashimi station, an amazing carvery serving succulent lamb and crispy Porchetta, a kids’ pizza station and candy bar, and a gelato cart and banana crêpe station. Together with live musical entertainment and a spectacular fireworks display, you’ll be able to ring in the new year in the ultimate style.
Book your dream family Christmas holiday in Barbados by the 31st October and you’ll enjoy $500 resort credit to spend during your stay. This incredible offer is valid on stays for seven nights or more and includes 25th December and/or 31st December.
To book your unforgettable festive escape at the luxurious Fairmont Royal Pavilion, contact your Travel Counsellor today and enjoy exclusive access to benefits such as full financial protection and a 24-hour duty office ready to assist you before, during and after your stay.