Celebrate in style this festive season at one of our very special festive events.

Christmas 2020

Celebrate the season in safety & style

To bring everyone together this festive season we’re offering a range of celebrations. From festive favourites to exciting new experiences, this year you won’t want to miss out on the chance to bring people together with Mercure.

Celebrate safe in the knowledge that our venue has taken every step to ensure safety to all our guests. Social distancing will be in place, regular sanitiser stations will be available and our staff are on hand at all times to ensure the security of everyone joining us this Christmas.

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Festive Lunches and Dinners

Festive Dining

Join us this winter for a very special dining experience. Celebrate the season with a magnificent three-course meal, with all the trimmings you could wish for. Whether it’s a dinner for two or a
feast for the family, our festive dining experience is sure to be to everyone’s taste.

£35 per person – Add a half bottle of house wine for £10*


Premium Festive Dining

Upgrade your dining experience to a sensational five-course festive feast. Enjoy a premium festive menu that includes a Champagne sorbet, cheese course and glass of bubbly, while listening to music from our fantastic resident pianist.

£55 per person – Add a half bottle of premium wine for £15*


Festive Lunch

This Christmas we could all use something traditional, so join us Monday to Saturday for a three-course festive lunch with all the trimmings.

£20 per person – Add a half bottle of house wine for £10*


A £10 deposit per person is required at the time of booking to secure your place. All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable except in the event of government restrictions leading to us being unable to operate the event; in this instance deposits will be refunded. Further terms and conditions are available upon request. *Based on two people sharing a full bottle of house wine.

Christmas Day Lunch in Gloucester

Christmas Day Lunch

Bar & Brasserie at Bowden will be decked out for the big day. A glass of Prosecco awaits at your table on the most exciting day of the year. Celebrate Christmas with a premium festive menu that includes a Champagne sorbet and cheese course.

Menu choices include:

  • King prawn, smoked salmon & crayfish cocktail, iceberg, Marie Rose, brown bread
  • Butter roast turkey, pork & sage stuffing, pigs in blankets, bread sauce & all the trimmings
  • Roasted vegetable & Goats’ cheese Wellington, tarragon cream sauce (v)
  • Traditional Christmas pudding & spiced rum sauce (V)
  • Long Clawson Stilton, Tickler Cheddar, West Country Brie, red onion marmalade, grape & celery salad

Bar opens 12 noon. Lunch served from 12:30pm.

£76 per adult | £38 per child (4-12) | Under 3’s eat FREE!


A £10 deposit per person is required at the time of booking to secure your place. All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable except in the event of government restrictions leading to us being unable to operate the event; in this instance deposits will be refunded. Further terms and conditions are available upon request.