In compliance with new state regulations, our Holidays at The Grand programming is temporarily suspended.
Holidays at The Grand
Make spirits bright this holiday season in sunny San Diego amid the twinkling palms and a dazzling 30-foot tree at Fairmont Grand Del Mar! Celebrate the holidays and gather with loved ones around the Festive Fireside Lounge, enjoy outdoor dining, pose safely with Santa, and toast to a merry season for all.
Dash over to our Festive Fireside Lounge for the holidays to enjoy a private cabana and firepit in the center of our glistening green. Sip on champagne, enjoy top notch service, delight in outdoor dining, and keep the little ones entertained with some help from Santa’s workshop. Available Monday – Friday from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm and Saturday – Sunday from 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm. Live music will begin nightly at 6:00 pm. Reservations required. Book now.
Santa Claus is coming to town and he is not camera shy. Hotel guests and restaurant patrons are invited to share their holiday wish list and capture family photos at a safe distance. Snap selfies with Santa Saturday – Sunday from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm select weekends in December.
Pamper loved ones with a Merry and Bright Illuminating Facial, share some sparkle with Serefina Jewelry, or deliver a delicious surprise with Chef Thomas Keller gourmet chocolates. Available at Grand Gifts and the Spa Boutique.
Eat, drink, be merry
Savor the holiday season and enjoy festive fare on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day! There is no better place to celebrate the holidays than San Diego and Fairmont Grand Del Mar.
Gather family and friends around our Christmas table for an exquisite three or four-course meal, featuring all your favorite holiday flavors. Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Lunch, 12:00pm-3:00pm, $125 per adult, $65 per child. Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Dinner, 5:00pm-8:00pm, $155 per adult, $85 per child. Reservations required. Book Now.
Festive Feast To-Go
Leave the cooking to us! Let us craft your perfect Christmas dinner complete with an appetizer, beef tenderloin, a Christmas Yule Log for dessert, and a bottle of bubbly. Feeds 4. $649 or $749 with two bottles of wine. Reservations required. Book Now.
Holiday Afternoon Tea
Celebrate the season with our special holiday Afternoon Tea on our beautiful Terrace Lounge overlooking our Christmas tree. Enjoy an array of scones and jam, fluffy petite pastries and dainty finger sandwiches. Reservations required. To book call concierge at (858) 314-1988.