f spending the holidays basking in the warm Florida weather sounds nice, Mission Inn Resort & Club, located 35 minutes northwest of Orlando, is the perfect venue. With an abundance of sun, fun, food, and activities for the entire family, the property promises to help make cherished memories for Christmas and New Year’s.
Mission Inn is offering three Christmas holiday packages (Dec. 22-27), all of which are priced per person, per night, plus resort fee and tax, based on double occupancy. A third-night-is-free offer and single occupancy rates also are available. The package options are:
- Bed & Breakfast. Includes deluxe lodging and buffet breakfast in La Hacienda restaurant, overlooking the lake and golf course, each morning of stay. The package is priced at $91.
- Bed, Breakfast & Grand Holiday Buffet Brunch. The same as Bed & Breakfast package but includes the Grand Holiday Buffet Brunch on Christmas Day, a popular annual tradition at two of the resort’s restaurants – La Hacienda and Nicker’s at the golf clubhouse. The package is priced at $143.
- Bed, Breakfast, Grand Holiday Buffet Brunch & Choice of Golf or Spa. In addition to lodging, buffet breakfast, and Grand Holiday Buffet Brunch, this two-night-minimum package includes choice of 18 holes of golf with shared cart daily or spa credit at Spa Marbella. The package is priced at $218.
To enjoy great, late December golf, guests have their choice of the resort’s famed layouts: El Campeón (The Champion) and Las Colinas (The Hills). Plus, the resort recently unveiled a distinctly different third golf option, an executive course that features 14 par-3 holes and four par-4 holes.
The sumptuous menu for the Grand Holiday Buffet Brunch includes a complete breakfast bar; salad bar; soup; antipasto; cheeses, meats, and breads; smoked seafood and fresh shellfish; chef’s carving station featuring slow-roasted, honey-blood orange glazed turkey with giblet gravy; seafood, pork, and pasta entrées; and an array of tempting desserts, notably the restaurant’s signature bread pudding with bourbon sauce. Plus, endless champagne and mimosas are available to those 21 and over. Live music will add to the festivities.
Mission Inn Resort & Club also will be ringing in the New Year in style with special celebratory events and packages from Dec. 29 to Jan. 2, 2020. The New Year’s Eve Gala Celebration (black tie optional) is the perfect way to ring in the new with a reception followed by a five-course dinner, live entertainment, and midnight champagne toast. As with the Christmas offerings, three different packages are available.