What to do in Menton for Christmas and New Year’s Eve with family ?

What to do in Menton for Christmas and New Year’s Eve with family ?

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Are you planning to celebrate Christmas and/or New Year’s Eve in Menton ? The Hotel Mediterranee Menton is the perfect 3-star hotel-restaurant for celebrating your family holiday season. This year, our entire team of goblins is putting everything into it to offer you a magical and memorable stay. Lots of surprises and gifts await you. Have a quick look on the program we plan for you !

 

Hotel Mediterranee Menton, the perfect hotel for a family christmas

Stay at the Hotel Mediterranee Menton to enjoy a prime location in the city centre of Menton (50 meters from the Old Town), beaches and 200 meters from the gardens) where everything is easily accessible on foot.

It is the ideal hotel to appreciate the festivities and activities of Christmas and New Year’s Eve planned by the city of Menton throughout this period. This year, the hotel wants to immerse you in a warm and festive world where the Christmas spirit reigns thanks to the traditional decorations, specially made for the occasion, around the theme of nature.

As soon as you enter the hotel, take your time to admire our large Christmas tree with captivating scents that make you travel to the country of Santa Claus. Favourite guaranteed !

The entire Hotel Mediterranee Menton’s team dedicates itself to offering you lots of surprises and Christmas gifts for this special event. Do like the dozens of families who have chosen our 3* hotel to spend an unforgettable Christmas with us. Book your room quickly !

 

Spacious triple privilege room Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer hotels credit
Spacious triple privilege room Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit
 

Your family Christmas program at the hotel

To start well this traditional Christmas, surrounded by your loved ones, share a spacious triple privilege room with balcony (from 2nd to 6th floor) to admire the beautiful city of Menton, or a family superior room with bathtub for lounging you in a warm bath. These two categories of room have an area of 28 m² of happiness where everything is done to ensure you optimal comfort and an unforgettable 3* stay.

For the holiday season, our team offers you yummy breaks throughout the month of December.

  • From the 1st of December, our receptionists offer you a tasting of different Christmas teas. Even if the temperatures never drop very low in Menton, it is always nice to warm up with a hot drink.

Free tasting in the lobby, everyday from 3 :00 pm to 6 :00 pm

 
  • As Christmas approaches, from Friday 19 December to Monday 27 December, our elves are happy to treat you with a crepe and candy floss stand.

Free tasting every evening from 5 :00 pm to 6 :00 pm, alternating days at the hotels Rooftop bar (7th floor) with the possibility of drinking a hot chocolate or a mulled wine (extra charge)

 
Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit
Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit
 

Scandinavia comes to Menton for Christmas !

From Saturday 4 December 2021 to Sunday 2 January 2022, Menton attires itself with its most beautiful Christmas decorations to take you on a trip to Scandinavia, Santa Claus’s region, during the holiday season. In order to delight young and old, several activities await you such as : rides, ice rink, shows, workshops, parades…

Through the town, discover the different illuminations, decorations and other festivities planned for Christmas to bring a little magic to you and your whole family.

On Friday 3 December 2021, from 6 :00 pm to 7 :00 pm, attend the official Christmas illumination of Menton and the opening of the Christmas market ! (the switching on of the Christmas lights in the town, start of rides, show and choir from 6 :00 pm).

 

From December 4th 2021, free parking in Menton, every weekend in December !
 
The chritsmas tree with a reindeer - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer hotels credit
The chritsmas tree with a reindeer - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit

 

Your family Christmas program in the streets of Menton

For the children

From December 4th, 2021 to January 2nd, 2022
 
  • In the Biovès Gardens (the lower part) :

Get your children on board the little train. Let them rise to the heights with the magical tree and discover the joys of a donkey ride.

  • On Esplanade Francis Palmero

Put lots of stars in their eyes by making them climb on Santa’s sleigh. This is an opportunity to have a little discussion between Santa and your children to find out if they have been wise all year long. Then, give your kids some time to exert themselves by jumping on trampolines.

  • Across the town

Finally, encourage them to participate in the treasure hunt « in search of Santa’s reindeer » (from the 4th to 24th of December), so that they can save the great tour of Christmas gifts ! Their involvement is essential, without it no Christmas gifts at all under the Christmas tree !

 

For the whole family

From December 4th, 2021 to January 2nd, 2022

Go to the Fornari Place to admire the wonferful view of the city from the Menton big wheel. Then, take a walk to the Christmas market to discover the artisanal and local products in the thirty chalets present (Mail du Bastion and Esplanade Francis Palmero). And, put on your skates and let yourself go on the ice rink to have fun (Parvis du Musée Cocteau).

After that, take a well-deserved yummy break at the « gourmands stands » (in the upper part of the Biovès Gardens) to taste the flavours of Christmas (French mulled wine, hot chocolate, waffles, crepes, churros…). Once refreshed and full, head back to the various shows at Biovès Gardens (free from the 19th to 30th of December), for a family moment full of laughter and good vibes.

On Friday 24 December from 4 :30 pm to 5 :45 pm, do not miss the Christmas Parade that leads you to the enchanting world of the Christmas holidays. Guranteed wonder for young and old !

End the year 2021 in beauty with the New Year’s Eve parade (On Friday 31 December from 4 :30 pm to 5 :45 pm) which sows magic everywhere in the streets of Menton.

Finally, start the new year on good notes and go, with family, at the New Year’s Eve Concert on Saturday 1 January 2022, from 5 :00 pm to 6 :00 pm at Palais de l’Europe.

 

And above all, enjoy your holidays and the magic of Christmas to meet up with your family and share good moments that warm your heart !

 

Have a look on the detailed program of all the activities and festivities

of the city of Menton for Christmas and New Year

 

ALL THE HOTEL MEDITERRANEE MENTON’S TEAM

WISHES YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR !

The team of Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit
The team of Hotel Mediterranee Menton - Christmas in Menton with family - Summer Hotels credit