Christmas At Thistle Glasgow

At Thistle Glasgow we certainly know how to host the best Christmas celebrations. From party nights, gala dinners, traditional Christmas lunches or New Year’s Eve parties – whichever you choose, we’ll make it the most memorable Christmas for you.

So if you’ve been nominated to organise your work’s Christmas-do, family get-together or your friends are looking to you to organise a treat, then look no further!

Behind the scenes, our friendly staff are experienced at organising events that are seamlessly smooth, beautifully presented and charged with a joyful atmosphere. And at every good party there’s got to be great food! At Thistle the food always matches the occasion and our chefs are passionate about serving consistently delicious, fresh food from a mouth-watering range of menus.

At Thistle Glasgow, an eventful and enjoyable Christmas and a very happy New Year is waiting for everyone!

Don’t book a taxi... book a room!

From £70.00 per person including full Scottish breakfast

You’re having a great night so don’t let it end too soon, spend the night with us!

With such great room rates, a hearty breakfast the following morning plus full use of the Otium Health & Leisure Club during your stay, let us look after you! Just visiting... friends and family

From £50.00 per room

Having friends or family visiting for Christmas? Take advantage of our excellent friends and family offer available between Sunday 22nd December and Sunday 29th December 2013.

Accommodation rates are based on 2 people sharing a twin or double room and are subject to availability. Why not upgrade to a Family or Executive room for only an additional £40.00 per room per night.

Packages Available

Grand Party Nights

AFTER YOUR FESTIVE 3 COURSE DINNER, INCLUDING HALF A BOTTLE OF HOUSE WINE PER GUEST, ENJOY ENTERTAINMENT FROM OUR LIVE BAND FOLLOWED BY OUR RESIDENT DJ WHO WILL BE PLAYING ALL THE HITS.

Starters

  • Carrot and lentil soup with snipped chives and golden croutons (v).

Mains

  • Roast breast of turkey, sage and onion stuffed leg, pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing, rosemary and cracked pepper roasted new season potatoes, winter roots and greens with cranberry and turkey jus.

Desserts

  • Black Forest layered cheesecake with Christmas pudding ice cream.

Tea and coffee available on request.

Dates and Prices

£45.00 per person

Including half a bottle of wine

Friday 5th, 12th and 19th December

Saturday 6th, 13th and 20th December

Your party started

  • Arrival at 7.00pm
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm
  • 3 course meal and half a bottle of wine per person with entertainment and disco.
  • Carriages at 1.00am

Stay over

  • Package available from £70.00 bed and breakfast.

Thistle insider

SPARKLE AS BRIGHT AS THE LIGHTS

A hint of glitter, subtle shine or a flash of gold. All go just perfectly with classic black. Create an outfit made for celebrating this season.


DON’T EVACUATE THE DANCE FLOOR

Let your good time roll on and on, book a room and enjoy a lie in with breakfast on us. A perfect start to the morning after.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Disco Party Nights

ENJOY THE MORE INTIMATE SURROUNDINGS OF OUR ROBERT BURNS SUITE WITH A FESTIVE 3 COURSE MEAL ACCOMPANIED BY A HALF BOTTLE OF HOURSE WINE PER GUEST.

Starters

  • Carrot and lentil soup with snipped chives and golden croutons (v).

Mains

  • Roast breast of turkey, sage and onion stuffed leg, pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing, rosemary and cracked pepper roasted new season potatoes, winter roots and greens with cranberry and turkey jus.

Desserts

  • Black Forest layered cheesecake with Christmas pudding ice cream.

Tea and coffee available on request.

Dates and Prices

£39.50 per person

Including half a bottle of wine

Friday 5th, 12th and 19th December

Saturday 6th, 13th and 20th December

Your party started

  • Arrival at 7.00pm
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm
  • 3 course meal and half a bottle of wine per person with disco.
  • Carriages at 1.00am

Stay over

  • Package available from £70.00 bed and breakfast.

Thistle insider

MEN YOU TOO CAN SHINE!

OK, so you may not opt for a gold suit, but it is the season to up the style stakes. So add a rich texture or dash of shine to traditional dark colours.


DANCE! DANCE! DANCE!

We have some amazing DJs to round off your perfect party, with dancefloor classics that keep that glitter ball rolling, all night long.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Off peak Party Nights

ENJOY A 3 COURSE FESTIVE MENU AND HALF A BOTTLE OF HOUSE WINE PER GUEST BEFORE DANCING THE NIGHT AWAY WITH OUR RESIDENT DJ.

Starters

  • Carrot and lentil soup with snipped chives and golden croutons (v).

Mains

  • Roast breast of turkey, sage and onion stuffed leg, pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing, rosemary and cracked pepper roasted new season potatoes, winter roots and greens with cranberry and turkey jus.

Desserts

  • Black Forest layered cheesecake with Christmas pudding ice cream.

Tea and coffee available on request.

Dates and Prices

£29.50 per person

Including half a bottle of wine

Thursday 11th and 28th December

Sunday 14th and 21st December

Your party started

  • Arrival at 7.00pm
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm
  • 3 course meal, half a bottle of wine per person and disco.
  • Carriages at 1.00am

Stay over

  • Package available from £70.00 bed and breakfast.

Thistle insider

CHEQUE PLEASE

Avoid the ‘who had what’ debate. Money should be the last thing on your mind, after all it’s time to party! Just select which inclusive party package suits everyone.


THE PERFECT EXCUSE TO PARTY!

Now’s the time, round up your friends and have a good time, Christmas provides the perfect excuse.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Party Lunch & Disco

ENJOY A 3 COURSE FESTIVE LUNCH AND THEN IT'S ONTO THE DANCE FLOOR WITH OUR RESIDENT DJ.

Starters

  • Carrot and lentil soup with snipped chives and golden croutons (v).

Mains

  • Roast breast of turkey, sage and onion stuffed leg, pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing, rosemary and cracked pepper roasted new season potatoes, winter roots and greens with cranberry and turkey jus.

Desserts

  • Black Forest layered cheesecake with Christmas pudding ice cream.

Tea and coffee available on request.

Dates and Prices

£19.50 per person

Friday 12th December

Thursday 18th December

Friday 19th December

Your party started

  • Arrival at 12.15pm
  • Dinner served at 12.30pm
  • 3 course meal, half a bottle of wine per person and disco.
  • Carriages at 4.30pm

Stay over

  • Package available from £70.00 bed and breakfast.

Thistle insider

LET’S DO LUNCH

Christmas is a busy, busy time and everyone’s calendars get full to bursting. So you may want to swap a party night for a leisurely lunch and enjoy the festive spirit with all the trimmings.


EAT AND BE MERRY

We cater for everyone, so just check if anyone has any allergies or special dietary requirements. We’ll make sure everyone’s included in the good times.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Christmas Day Lunch

ENJOY A FESTIVE 4 COURSE LUNCH THIS CHRISTMAS IN OUR ANNLANN RESTAURANT. ADULTS CAN ENJOY A GLASS OF SPARKLING WINE ON ARRIVAL AND THE CHILDREN WILL HAVE A SURPRISE VISIT FROM SANTA.

Starters

  • Smoked salmon parcel with smoked haddock and dill rillette winter leaves, horseradish swipe and whole grain croute.
  • Baby spinach, cherry tomato, sun-kissed tomatoes and sunflower seeds with feta cheese and tomato croute (v).
  • Venison and foie gras terrine with cinnamon brioche, beetroot relish and snow pea shoots.

Intermediate

  • Roasted plum tomato and red pepper soup with basil cream (v).

Mains

  • Roast turkey with all the trimmings.
  • Roast rib of Scotch beef with glazed shallots, mushroom caps and pancetta.
  • Supreme of sea bass with peppers, lemon segments and caper butter Winter vegetable Wellington, mushroom crêpe and cream herb sauce (v).
  • All served with rosemary roast potatoes, roast winter roots and garlic creamed greens.

Desserts

  • Sleighman’s snow eggs with fresh egg custard, caramel and toasted almonds.
  • Chilli and chocolate delice with coffee bean sauce.
  • Christmas pudding with brandy sauce and vanilla ice cream.
  • Selection of Scottish cheeses, oatcakes, biscuits, celery and grapes Ecclefechan butter tart with crannachan cream.

Freshly brewed coffee with mince pies and Christmas fancies.

Dates and Prices

£52.00 per adult

£25.00 per child aged 6-14 years

Children under 6 years eat free

Thursday 25th December

Your party started

  • Bookings between 12.30pm and 3.00pm
  • Glass of sparkling wine on arrival
  • 4 course festive lunch
  • Visit from Santa for the children

Stay over

  • Package available from £70.00 bed and breakfast.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Hogmanay Grand Ball

START YOUR NIGHT WITH A CHAMPAGNE AND CANAPE RECEPTION FOLLOWED BY THE SOUNDS OF THE PIPER. PLUS ENJOY A 4 COURSE MEAL CREATED BY OUR EXECUTIVE CHEF, USING THE FINEST INGREDIENTS FROM ALL OVER SCOTLAND.

Starters

  • Seared medallion of Orkney salmon, wasabi and crème fraîche swipe, celeriac and apple slaw, winter greens with chive oil dressing and plum tomato.

Intermediate

  • Haggis bon bon, clapshot potatoes with barley and winter roots and whisky sauce.

Mains

  • Fillet of Scotch beef, sesame glazed carrots, garlic beans, baked celeriac, fondant potato with pickled walnut, shallot and port wine sauce.

Desserts

  • Marbled chocolate and hazelnut delice, apple and cinnamon crumble tart, crème Chantilly with Mackie’s honeycombed ice cream.

Freshly brewed coffee with petit fours.

Dates and Prices

£69.50 per person for the Grand Ball Event

£245.00 per couple for the Grand Ball package

£175.00 per person for the Grand Ball package

Wednesday 31st December

Your party started

  • Arrival at 7.00pm
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm
  • 4 course meal, live entertainment and disco.
  • Carriages at 2.00am
  • Restricted to over 12 years of age

Stay over

  • Grand Ball Package includes accommodation in a standard double/twin room with full Scottish breakfast.
  • Executive upgrades available from £40.00 per night.

Thistle insider

GLITZ UP YOUR NAILS

Add a twinkle with a gradient effect, dabbing glitter polish on to the tips with a sponge. Add chunkier glitter to the very ends and finish with a top coat.


  • Vegetarian option available upon request.
  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Wine & Drinks Packages

ORDERING YOURS DRINKS IN ADVANCE CAN HELP YOUR PARTY RUN MORE SMOOTHLY ON THE NIGHT AND THERE ARE ATTRACTIVE PRE-ORDER DISCOUNTS. CONTACT US FOR OUR LATEST DEALS AND PRICES.

White wines

Per Bottle £17.50
Borsari Inzolia, Sicilia, Italy

Per Bottle £19.95
Luis Felipe Edwards Lot 66 Sauvignon Blanc, Rapel Valley, Chile

Per Bottle £20.95
Corte Vigna Pinot Grigio, Pavia, Italy


Red wines

Per Bottle £17.50
Arium Tempranillo-Garnacha Tinto Albali, Valdepeñas, Spain

Per Bottle £19.95
Berri Estate Shiraz, South-Eastern Australia

Per Bottle £22.50
La Campagne Merlot, Pays D’Oc, France


Rose wines

Per Bottle £18.95
Vendange White Zinfandel, California, USA


Champagne & Sparkling wines

Per Bottle £25.50
Conti D’Arco Prosecco, Italy

Per Bottle £25.50
Bolla Sparkling Rosé, Italy

Per Bottle £45.00
Mercier Brut NV, France


Beers

Bucket of 12 £45.00
Budweiser, Peroni, Stella, Miller, Corona, Becks


Alcopops

Bucket of 12 £45.00
Bacardi Breezer Orange or Water Melon, WKD Blue, Smirnoff Ice


Thistle insider

KEEP IT FLOWING

From a sparkling reception to a wide choice of soft drinks, we’ve got you covered. Pre-order your favourites from our inspired drinks menu.


YOUR WINE WISH LIST

Do you like a Merlot or a Shiraz? A chilled Pinot Grigio or Sauvignon Blanc, pre-order your favourites from our tempting wine list.


SET THE DATE

Avoid the Christmas rush and book well in advance, if you have your eye on a certain party package, it’s all yours, guaranteed.


SHOW ME THE WAY

Most Thistle hotels are ideally located near tube or train links, we’re also happy to organise taxis in advance or late room availability, zzz…


  • For more information visit thistle.com/christmas
  • To book call our Christmas Coordinator 0871 376 9043.

Thistle Glasgow

Cambridge Street
Glasgow
G2 3HN

Tel: 0871 376 9043
Int Tel: +44 845 305 8319

Directions

From the East: leave the M8 at Junction 17. At the first set of traffic lights, turn left; at the second, go straight on, then turn right at third set. The hotel is located on the left hand side. To enter the hotel's car park turn left at the lights outside the hotel and then first left. From the West: leave the M8 at junction 17 and take the right fork. Turn right at each of the next three sets of traffic lights. At the fourth set, turn left, then right again at the fifth. The hotel is located on the left hand side. To enter the hotel's car park turn left at the lights outside the hotel and then first left.