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Christmas at The Westbury

The Westbury have gone that extra mile with their winter 2022 celebrations to give their guests an experience to remember.

The Doyle Collection is bringing a little festive magic to Christmas 2022 with a host of memorable experiences and decadent treats for guests staying and dining at its flagship five-
star Dublin hotel this season. From Afternoon Tea and sparkling wintry tipples to spectacular theatre experiences, The Westbury is ready to welcome you and your loved ones, with all the trimmings included. And for those looking for that special present, the celebrated Westbury Gift Shop returns once again, housing a curated selection of luxurious signature gifts.

This time of year always brings with it a little touch of magic – the team at The Westbury have been busy preparing to welcome guests through the Balfe Street doors this festive season with an extra dose of enchantment in store. For their winter 2022 celebrations, they’ve gone that extra mile to give their guests an experience to remember for years to come. Whether you’re gathering with friends, relatives or colleagues for an end-of-year celebration or treating the family to a five-star festive break, The Westbury has the perfect stay experience to help you create that memorable moment. Or, if you’re looking for something truly special to give someone this Christmas, The Westbury Gift Shop houses a curated selection of luxurious treats that will make a lasting impression.

The Beauty and The Beast Experience
Treat the whole family to a truly magical winter experience with a luxury overnight stay in a luxurious bedroom for two adults and two children, a two-course dinner in vibrant brasserie Balfes, four premium tickets to the greatly anticipated Bord Gáis Energy Theatre production of Beauty and the Beast. And to top it off, enjoy exclusive access to the newly refurbished Bord Gáis Energy Theatre Circle Club throughout the evening, with dessert included. At the end of the night, little ones will be treated to a VIP Turndown Service, prepared in their room while they were away. This experience is only available on December 28th and 30th and January 6th. Package price, from €1,100. (Suites, interconnecting rooms and extra tickets are available on request at an additional cost.)

The Long Christmas Dinner at the Abbey Experience
Enjoy a night at the theatre with an overnight stay in a sumptuous bedroom for two adults, a pre- or post-theatre dinner for two in decadent WILDE and two tickets to see seasonal gem The Long Christmas Dinner at the Abbey Theatre, plus complimentary breakfast the following morning. This heart-warming family drama happens over a seamless 50 minutes, with two evening performances to choose from (6.30pm and 8.30pm). Package price, from €540, available December 13-23 and December 28-31 (not available Fridays and Saturdays).

Festive Afternoon Tea in The Gallery
Take a well-deserved break from the hectic seasonal shopping and indulge in The Westbury’s iconic Festive Afternoon Tea in The Gallery overlooking Grafton Street with its twinkling Christmas lights, complete with handmade desserts and sumptuous scones. Priced at €60 per person, or add a glass of Charles Heidsieck Champagne to the proceedings with the Champagne Tea, €78 per person.

Festive Drinks
If you’re looking for the perfect way to kick off (or finish) a night in Dublin city during the festive season, there’s no finer way to toast or revel in the Yuletide atmosphere than with an expertly mixed cocktail or glass of bubbles in the Art Deco-inspired Sidecar bar or New York- style Balfes bar and brasserie.

Private Dining
Want to host a special gathering this festive season? The Trinity Room at The Westbury is elegantly decorated in graceful heritage shades with original artworks, chandeliers, a marble fireplace and large windows, creating a beautiful setting for a private formal candlelit dinner for up to 20 guests.

The Westbury Gift Shop
Looking for that perfect gift for someone special? The Westbury Gift Shop offers a luxurious selection of gifts that are synonymous with the brand. Each item within the collection has been carefully curated, designed or developed by The Doyle Collection’s Chairman Bernie Gallagher. Celebrating Irish craftsmanship and international luxury products with exceptional provenance, each item within the collection is created with the intention of giving guests the opportunity to bring a piece of The Doyle Collection experience into their own home. From Art Deco-inspired cocktail glassware and bespoke signature candles, to the iconic Afternoon Tea Collection from The Westbury, there is something special for every occasion and individual. Vouchers which unlock luxurious experiences at The Doyle Collection properties in Ireland, the UK, and US are also available, and all items are available for international delivery throughout Ireland, Europe, the UK, and US through the Online Store.

Selected items from the Christmas collection include:
• The Westbury Christmas Wreath (€125) Brimming with all the classic flavours and fragrances of this special time of year, including fresh Irish nobilis fir, eucalyptus, rosemary and Irish herbs combined with rich highlights of dried hydrangea, red skimmia and pink pepper berries, each wreath is made to order and woven by hand by our expert Westbury florist.
• The Westbury Afternoon Tea Cup & Saucer Set of Two (€80) Cherished by devotees of The Westbury Afternoon Tea, this elegant set of two cups and two saucers was designed to complement the elegance of The Gallery, the beautiful space in which Afternoon Tea is served at the hotel. With its crisp eau de nil stripe, gold rim and gently flared shape, this set is the quintessential choice to transport the joy of Afternoon Tea at The Westbury to your home.
• The Doyle Collection Signature Donegal Turf Candle (€50) – Sumptuous, smoky and serene with a base of rich cedar wood and whiskey accords, our Donegal Turf Candle evokes the warmth and sensuousness of fireside chats and storytelling on a winter’s evening. Hand-poured in Ireland, our candles are made of sustainable vegetable and mineral wax with cotton wicks, with a burn time of 60 hours.
• The Sidecar Cocktail Glass Set of Two (€50) Harking back to a bygone era yet thoroughly modern in style, The Sidecar Cocktail Coupe Glass adds something extra to every cocktail serve. Hand-crafted and hand-painted with a gold rim, this stunning Art Deco- designed coupe set is guaranteed to bring a touch of The Sidecar cocktail bar’s glamour into your home.
The full selection is available now at Product prices start from €12.95. Shipping is available within Ireland and throughout Europe, the UK and US.

Coming Home to Magic this Christmas at The Westbury

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