Christmas in Inverness – The Kingsmills Guide

With the festive season now upon us, Christmas cheer is working its way into all of us. When the snow begins to fall and the presents need to get wrapped, the pressure starts to mount. With the illuminations of the Christmas Lights now taking over the High Streets of Inverness, the joyful season of Christmas in Inverness is well and truly underway. However, when we drop the stress of Christmas, we’re left with an Inverness packed full of treats, performances and days out to get us counting down the days til Mr Claus arrives. Here is our guide to the perfect Christmas in Inverness this festive season.

Christmas tree in front of a roaring fire

It’s a Holly, Jolly Christmas in Inverness.

With the idea of buying all those gifts, taking the kids along, and trying the keep the chaos to a minimum, you can understand why someone would relish the thought of Christmas preparation. Although, Inverness has got your back. With the transformation of the town into a winter wonderland, things Inverness are covered in Christmas. Visit the famous Victorian Market and turn it into a family day out.

Whilst you stock up on the in-laws gifts and fight your way through the mass queues, there is a solution to keep the merriment alive. This Christmas, the Elf on the Shelf Hunt in the Victorian Market is fun for all the family. Santa’s Elves are very busy at this time of year, checking up on all the little boys and girls before Santa visits, and they find the most unusual places to hide. Visit the market, let the parents get the shopping started and let the kids scale the shopping centre looking for the Elves and noting all their names – to hopefully win a prize. With face painting and treats for all the children who enter, this seems the perfect way have the perfect Christmas in Inverness.

Christmas dolls in front of a Christmas tree

I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas

With Whin Park turning into Whin Park Winter Wonderland, there is really so many things to do and entertainment to feast upon in Inverness. Visit the park and see Santa’s reindeer take a little break among the white snow and illuminations. Feed and watch the Reindeer as they take a little well deserved rest before their busy night on the 24th.

Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas

With all the stress that comes with the build up to Christmas, maybe it’s time to celebrate a little earlier. Relax yourself and celebrate that it’s the end of another year, and yes, you’ve made it, you’re a star. Take your family, colleagues or even just a girly day out and toast a festive lunch at Kingsmills Hotel all throughout the month of December. The perfect Thing to do in Inverness amidst the Christmas Chaos. Bring the weekend to a halt and relax in our dining area. Pour the wine, pour the cranberry sauce and celebrate with a Christmas themed dinner early.

Or why not kick it up a notch, the famous Festive Party Nights at Kingsmills on the 4th and 18th of December, is the perfect way to paint the town red (and green!) One of the most sought after and festive things to do in Inverness, have a truly memorable festive celebration in our luxury Kingsmills Suite. With a choice of fantastic bands to choose from, three courses and lots of bubbles, we’ll have your partying and celebrating Christmas into the small hours – the Kingsmills way!

christmas party nights Inverness

Jingle all the Way to Kingsmills

With the beautiful Highlands as your backdrop, Inverness is the perfect place to celebrate the Christmas season without the stress or chaos, and really soak up what the season is all about. So why not turn your Christmas chores into a pleasure with all things Christmas in Inverness. Visit Kingsmills and see what a real Highland Christmas is all about.

Wooden xmas decoration