Christmas availability 2019

Believe it or not, the clock is ticking... There are some places that you need to book well in advance if you want to head there for Christmas. Destinations like Cape Town need to be booked as early as possible if you want to get your choice of hotels and flights. In fact some places are already pretty full for Christmas 2019.

Scott Dunn Chalets

Each of our chalet holidays depart on 22 December and includes Flexi Service & Private transfers. The prices below include a 10% early booking discount.

Chalet Le Lievre Blanc, Val d'Isère - sleeps 6 + 2

Situated in the exclusive Fermes de Val d'Isère estate, Le Lièvre Blanc is a beautiful, traditionally rustic chalet (168m²) with contemporary touches and decorated in vibrant colours. Equipped with luxurious extras including a hammam, and comfortable living areas, it's ideal for a family or small group of friends.

Based on 6 adults sharing: £19,700 for 7 nights

Chalet Jupiter, Val d'Isère - sleeps 6 + 2

Situated in the exclusive Le Petit Alaska collection of private ski chalets in Val d'Isère, Chalet Jupiter is a brand new chalet (120m²) sleeping up to 8 although is most comfortable for a party of 6. The interior design is a cleverly combines traditional chalet-style materials with some more unique, contemporary touches. It has a south facing balcony and private hammam.

Based on 6 adults sharing: £17,600 for 7 nights

Africa

Adventurous Christmas on The Cape Peninsula

This jam-packed day is the ultimate Christmas for little ones. Embark on a treasure hunt through the tree top canopies of Kirstenbosch Garden then travel south to Kalk Bay for a spot of fishing. Next you will visit the famous penguin colonies of Boulders Beach and then continue down to the Cape Point, where you can try and spy the Cape 5 (Ostrich, Baboons, Mountain Zebra, Bontebok and Tortoise).

Seek Out South Africa's Cape 5

This itinerary is the perfect combination of safari adventure and tropical sunshine. Spend the festive season in a secluded safari lodge where each suite features a private plunge pool and ample game ambling by. Next, go on to the sun-drenched shores of Mauritius where Shanti Maurice awaits complete with the largest spa in the Indian Ocean and breath-taking views.

Family Fun in the Sun

Spend Christmas traversing the beauty of South Africa and visit must-dos such as Cape Town and Kwandwe Private Game Reserve. This 7 night tour also has something for all the family with amazing game drives and wildlife viewing.

North America

New York & Miami

Explore the magic of New York over Christmas when decorations are projected onto towering skyscrapers, fairy-lights wind up icy trees and roasted chestnuts are sold on street corners. Next, it’s time to fly down to the sunshine state of Florida to beat the winter chill where you can sit back, relax and enjoy the white sands of South Beach with a cocktail in hand.

Wild Winter - Yellowstone and Ranch

The vast open plains of Yellowstone are perfect for a winter adventure. It is a time when wolves, bears and bison roam incredible scenery, and the locals insist that it’s the best time to visit if you want a true wild west adventure. This itinerary is perfect if you want to try your hand at Goosewing horseback riding, fishing and trap shooting.

Latin America

Take in Argentina's Highlights

Get a taste for Argentina in this all-encompassing tour where you can dance the tango in the lively city of Buenos Aires, go riding amidst the sweeping panoramas of Cordoba, and immerse yourself in Argentina’s heavenly Lake District. December is arguably one of the best times to visit Argentina: it’s the middle of summer so the weather is sublime.

Brazil For All The Family

Discover the highlights of northeast Brazil from the colonial splendours of Salvador to the golden sands of Bahia's beaches. Spend the ultimate family holiday soaking up the samba beats, sampling mouth-watering cuisine and marvelling at iconic sights, then visit Christ the Redeemer on Christmas Day.

Sun-drenched Christmas in Mexico

Surrounded by the lagoons & waterways of Mayakoba and fronted by the sparkling blue Caribbean Sea, Andaz Mayakoba is perfect for a relaxing Christmas break on Mexico's Riviera Maya. Extensive facilities and activity menus make this a great family option.

Far Away

Cambodian Adventure

Be whisked away to the east, with an exclusive adventure to Cambodia, one of Indochina’s most beautiful destinations. Spend Christmas exploring the architectural wonder of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap then go on to the beach to relax in utter luxury on the stunning sands of the Koh Rong Archipelago, staying at the exclusive Song Saa private island resort.

Thailand in Ultimate Luxury

A luxurious holiday that is ideal for those looking to explore the best that Thailand has to offer including vibrant Bangkok, the cultural north and with plenty of time to relax at Soneva Kiri, the ultimate luxury beach hotel in Thailand. This route is perfect for both couples and families alike and is perfect for nature-lovers. So celebrate Christmas in style and swap curling up in front of the fire in favour of Christmas Day on a gorgeous beach.

Discover the Magic of Bhutan

Why not discover a whole new country as 2019 draws to a close? This itinerary is perfect for any first-time visitor to Bhutan as it takes you to all the must-see sights. Embark on a journey which combines the capital Thimphu, with the fertile valley of Punakha and Paro with the amazing walk to Tiger's Nest Monastery.

Christmas in the Land of the Long White Cloud

Christmas in New Zealand is less about snow and more about sun and BBQs in the back garden, albeit with Christmas carols. This itinerary showcases the very best of New Zealand’s wild landscapes and varied terrain from the azure waters of the Bay of Islands to the golden beaches of the Coromandel.

European Escape

See the Northern Lights in Iceland

Winter in Iceland offers the opportunity to witness one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders - the Northern Lights. This phenomenon draws visitors hoping to catch a glimpse of the elusive dancing lights among the island's other-worldly landscapes.

Visit Father Christmas

A trip to Finnish Lapland is an unforgettable experience full of treasured memories you will keep for a lifetime. Here, we bring the fairy-tale stories of Lapland to life with enchanting encounters with elves, reindeer, huskies and of course, Santa Claus.

Embark on a Family Adventure Through Sweden

A real winter wonderland, Sweden truly has it all, from the colourful cobbled streets of Stockholm to the wild landscapes of Lapland and the magical Northern Lights. Here, history and culture meet natural beauty and adrenaline-packed activities, creating the perfect playground for both adults and children alike. 

Oceans & Islands

Carlisle Bay, Antigua

Picture the scene: its Christmas Day and you are basking in the sun in a quiet sandy cove, the salty sea breeze tickles your face and there is a lush tropical rainforest behind you. If it gets too hot you can cool off by windsurfing in the shimmering Caribbean Sea or maybe you prefer to indulge in a cheeky cocktail. This is what awaits you at Carlisle Bay.

Niyama Private Islands, Maldives

Dreaming of a hot Christmas? Christmas in the Maldives couldn’t be more different to the UK thanks to the pristine white beaches and turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Niyama Private Islands Maldives takes barefoot luxury to an exotic new level, so you know a holiday here will be brilliantly indulgent.

Shanti Maurice, Mauritius

Escape to the wild and untouched south coast of Mauritius where you will find the largest spa in the Indian Ocean, an attentive Explorers Kids Club and unique restaurants. Shanti Maurice is also a luxury hideaway offering breath-taking views of the green-clad hills and Indian Ocean.

Mountain Retreat

Hit the Slopes in Whistler

This luxurious mountain retreat is the proud recipient of the prestigious AAA Five Diamond Award®. Indulge in the ultimate ski break where you can hit the slopes and then return to Four Season Whistler’s heated outdoor pool and the world-class spa. Next you can enjoy fabulous views of the surrounding mountains at Sidecut Modern Steak & Bar or else nip out to one of the numerous nearby restaurants.


Book now & receive a 40% early booking discount!

Call us on 08 503 36 406 to start planning your holiday

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