Experience the majestic beauty of Christmas spent in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Magical in its snowy splendor, The Omni Mount Washington Resort welcomes the holiday season with a warming embrace. Enjoy a festive celebration of sleigh rides, snowshoeing, skiing, stories with Santa, holiday treats and a bundle of other holiday-themed activities. Snuggle in front of the fire with loved ones before Santa arrives to read classic holiday books and after the sun sets, join us for evenings filled with games, movies and treats ... or just relax in the conservatory as you prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!
If you are planning on staying with us through the Christmas vacation or New Year's, be sure to take part in our Winter Wonderland activities and our New Year's Celebration festivities!
Christmas buffet is $70 for adults, $35 for children aged 6 to 12 and complimentary for children 5 and under. Rate does include tax and gratuity. The buffet is in our Main Dining Room with seatings available every half hour from 12:00 noon to 8:00pm. Reservations are required and may be made by contacting the Activities Concierge at (603)278-8989.
Letters to Santa
Stop by the post office on the lower level of the hotel. Santa is very busy, but he loves to get letters from boys and girls. Write down your wish list or just say hi to Santa! All letters that include a return address or room number will get a response from Santa.
Elf on the Shelf
Trixie the Elf is watching over you, making sure you’re being a good little boy or girl! Every morning on your stay, be on the look for Trixie, as she will move when you are not looking! Search high and low around the resort; don’t forget to take a picture once you spot the sneaky elf! We challenge you to snag a holiday freeze frame with Trixie everyday of your stay to receive a special prize!
Morning Mini Muffin Bar
Enjoy a complimentary mini muffin that tastes like the holiday! Snicker doodle, pumpkin, and maple muffins galore ... what a sweet way to start your day!
Snowmiser’s Snowball Fight
Bundle up and head outside for an epic snowball fight! Brave the cold and choose your teams wisely, you don’t want to miss out on the excitement!
Frosty's Craft Room
While most elves are helping Santa with his last minute toy making, a few of his favorite elves have flown to The Omni Mount Washington Resort to help good boys and girls make toys and sand necklaces of their very own. In Frosty’s Craft Room children will enjoy making assorted toys and crafts while listening to one of Santa’s elves read a classic Christmas story!
Cocoa with Mrs. Claus
Bring the little ones in your life to enjoy special holiday music and a holiday craft. Decorate holiday cookies, sip on hot chocolate and listen to a holiday story from Mrs. Claus. Reservations are required and can be made by contacting the Activities Concierge Desk at 603.278.8989. Please note that parents need to accompany the kids and pay for a seat. Children two and under are free.
Kandy Kanes Wish List with Mrs. Claus
Santa needs a list of all your favorite toys and goodies for Christmas Day. Kandy Kane the Elf and Mrs. Claus will help you create a list of your favorite gifts and then she will take them straight to the North Pole and hand deliver them to Santa!
Cookie Decorating with Mrs. Claus
Mrs. Claus is in town for this special sweet social. Come decorate your own cookie, and pay close attention as Mrs. Claus is giving out important decorating instruction straight from the bakery. Fees Apply; $5.00 per cookie.
Christmas Carol: Name That Tune
Put your Christmas spirit to the test as you compete head to head on naming Christmas carols. Here is the catch, you only hear five seconds of the song! Do you think you can do it?
A Holiday Sing A-Long
Join Mark Rosier as he plays the classic tunes of Christmas! Sing A-long with him as you watch the warm fire!
Gingerbread House Decorating
Roll up those sleeves and put your thinking cap on as you create your own gingerbread house. We will provide the gingerbread building blocks and a vast range of sweets, treats, icing and tools to get your creative side rolling. Come join us to create a gingerbread winter wonderland. If you choose, your gingerbread house can be on display for the remainder of the holiday season, or take your sweet house home… but gobble it up before Santa’s elves do! Limited spaces available please sign up with the Activities Concierge Desk at 603.278.8989. Fees Apply; $30 per house. Cost includes an unassembled gingerbread house kit with a base, candy and icing.
Elf Tuck Ins’
Most elves are helping Santa with his last minute toy making, but he will share a few of his favorite elves to tuck in the good boys and girls as the days draw closer to Christmas. One of Santa’s elves will stop by to read a Christmas Story, as each boy and girl is tucked into bed for the night. Reservations can be made through the Activities Concierge Desk at 603.278-8989. Fees Apply, cost includes an early gift from Santa. Child and Elf interaction is approximately 25 minutes.
Activities Concierge Desk/Guest Room
Hot Chocolate Express Pajama Party
Relax and enjoy a classic holiday movie while our elves prepare gourmet popcorn and help you whip up your own hot chocolate from our hot chocolate bar! At the end of the movie you will receive your first Gift of Christmas. Fees Apply; $15 per person. Please pick up your tickets at the Activities Concierge Desk.