Le Manoir at Christmas
As a frosty sparkle descends on our honey-hued manor, join us for a season of festivities. Get creative with Christmas wreath-making. Ignite your festive spirit with our legendary Christmas Carol Concerts. Learn how to cook up a festive storm with themed classes at The Raymond Blanc Cookery School.
For peaceful moments among the celebrations and events, steal away to the winter dome nestled among our wildflower garden—get cosy, sip mulled wine and bask in dome’s glittering lights. Le Manoir is glowing with festive magic this winter.
LIBERTY WINTER DOME
Throughout November and December 2023
For peaceful moments among the winter celebrations, steal away to the winter dome nestled among our wildflower garden. Get cosy beneath soft blankets and bask in dome’s glittering lights. We have collaborated with Liberty London to create a winter dome furnished with their exquisite fabrics and plush furnishings. Mulled wine is available inside for you to enjoy.
Experience the ultimate winter soirée. Enjoy 3 hours of exclusive access to our Liberty Winter Dome and wildflower garden for 6 guests. Revel in the sparkle of the dome's lights while savouring a spread of cheese, charcuterie, and two bottles of champagne.
NEW YEAR’S EVE
31 December, 2023
Ring in the New Year in spectacular style at our inviting countryside retreat. From the moment you arrive, the stage is set for an incredible evening. The night begins with a tantalising aperitif and canapés, accompanied by live musical entertainment and the chance to mingle with your fellow guests. Next, take your seat for a sensational seven-course dinner featuring the finest local specialities and our luscious homegrown produce. After the culinary extravaganza, retreat to the comfort of our elegant lounge and linger over an exquisite selection of artisanal cheeses. As the clock strikes midnight, raise a glass of champagne to toast new beginnings. Revel in the convivial atmosphere and jazz music as you bid farewell to the old year and welcome in 2024.
Price: £345 pp, not including accommodation. Tickets reserved exclusively for overnight guests.
Christmas at the Cookery School
At The Raymond Blanc Cookery School, learn how to make a sumptuous, seasonal feast all themed around perfect produce and festive entertaining. From traditional Christmas lunch with all the trimmings to a chic, convivial winter dinner party, learn all the skills you need in the cosiest of kitchens.
2 Dec: Winter dinner party (Full day, £425pp) 5 Dec: Traditional Christmas lunch (Full day, £395pp) 9 Dec: Traditional Christmas lunch (Full day, £425pp) 16 Dec: Winter dinner party (Full day, £425pp) 20 Dec: Traditional Christmas lunch (Full day, £395pp)
Winter at the Gardening School
In our beautiful grounds, enjoy a practical, hands-on learning experience focused on pruning your own trees to optimise the health and weight of your fruit. Stroll over our orchard of 2500 trees with our Head Orchard Gardener, and get ready to explore a variety of tree forms.
6 December: Winter fruit pruning (£285 pp)
An Unforgettable Present
Give the gift of luxury this Christmas. Perfect for food fans, gardeners, or simply bon vivants, our Le Manoir Experience Gift Cards open the door to an unforgettable escape in the English countryside. An irresistible hideaway awaits.Buy a gift card
The Ulitmate Reward
Treat your employees to a well-earned festive extravaganza. For £180 per person (minimum 20 guests), enjoy exclusive use of our La Belle Époque conservatory with a four-course Michelin-star menu by Raymond Blanc, Champagne, canapés and Christmas crackers.Enquire now