Grand holiday plans come together easily on the Gulf Coast with the festive décor, intuitive service and luxury accommodations of a prominent Point Clear golf resort. Whether planning a family gathering for Thanksgiving, a personal holiday or a stylish start to the New Year, the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa is prepared to help bring magic to the holiday season.
From Christmas shopping at Fairhope boutiques to spectacular holiday décor revealed the day after Thanksgiving, plans this year at the Grand Hotel are better than ever. Massive oaks with twinkling lights, a gingerbread version of The Grand, wreaths, poinsettias and Christmas trees will all be in place to create a unique holiday experience.
Whether seeking to relax and recharge from holiday stress with world-class treatments in the resort’s spa, hosting a holiday event or planning a vacation on the gulf shores, the Grand is offering packages and planning events throughout the holiday season.
A Grand Thanksgiving
Be thankful for family and friends while enjoying sunset walks along Mobile Bay, the warmth of the fire pits, a spectacular Thanksgiving feast and best of all – no dishes to wash. Thanksgiving at the Grand Hotel is legendary for locals and visitors alike. Resort guests can enjoy Thanksgiving in the dining room or a massive dinner buffet in the ballrooms. Hotel accommodations start at $359.
Grand Gingerbread Village and Holiday Decorations
The Gingerbread Village features a massive replica of the Grand Hotel and will be unveiled the day after Thanksgiving, along with added holiday décor. Spectacular Christmas trees and hundreds of poinsettias will adorn the property, complimenting the resort’s famed oak trees filled with white lights. Hotel rooms around Christmas start at $269 and are available atwww.marriottgrand.com.
Breakfast with Santa in Grand Style
Santa Claus is coming to town! Start planning now for an appetizing breakfast buffet at the resort’s Four Diamond restaurant. Breakfast with Santa will be featured in the dining room on Saturdays Nov. 26, Dec. 3, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17. The breakfast buffet will be served from 7 to 10:30 a.m. and Santa will be visiting from 8 to 10 a.m. with photos also available. Reservations are required for this popular event, so calling the hotel early at 251.928.9201 is recommended to secure this fun occasion.
Ring in a Grand New Year
End 2016 with a meal in the Grand Steakhouse, relaxing by a fire or cozying up with room service for two! A Grand start to 2017 can easily include a sunrise view, a round of golf, spa treatments or writing resolutions while relaxing in a hammock under the oaks. Ideal for a romantic getaway to the gulf coast, a variety of packages are available.