Prosecco Christmas Shopping Offer in Aberdeen
Get the gang together and get that Christmas shopping done, making the most of Skene House’s festive offers. We’re talking 15% off (one night, two nights, three nights, whatever you want), breakfast included, a bottle of Prosecco waiting in your room, and a box of chocolates to welcome you to Aberdeen*.
Consider Skene House Holburn Hotel Suites, a boutique all-suite hotel with thirty five 1, 2 and 3 bedroom suites, each with a separate living and dining room, and kitchen, available nightly, located where the West End meets the city centre.
Or look into Skene House Rosemount Hotel Apartments. Sixty 1, 2, and 3 bedroom hotel-serviced, affordable, luxury apartments. Most have an open plan living/kitchen/dining room, larger apartments have separate living room, dining room and kitchen, and all have a separate bedroom(s), located in the heart of of the city centre. This is a Christmas offer that adds sparkle, bubbles and flavour to any shopping trip.
Whether you’re flying in from Norway, catching the ferry from Orkney or Shetland, or planning a Scottish short break, Aberdeen makes an excellent Christmas shopping destination, with opening hours that beat many other Scottish cities.
The shops in Union Square Shopping Centre are open till 8pm most evenings, and at Christmas this is often extended. Brands include Hugo Boss, Pandora, Boux Avenue, Fossil, Hollister, Hotel Chocolat, JD Sports, Mac Cosmetics, Joules, Northface, Fat Face, Zara and the White Company. After shopping grab a bite to eat at Wagamama, Frankie & Benny’s, Patisserie Valerie or Prezzo.
Aberdeen is a wonderfully walkable city so, next, nip to the Trinity Centre for Debenhams, Flying Tiger Copenhagen and HMV. The Bon Accord and St Nicholas centre is home to John Lewis for a range of homewares, textiles, clothes, jewellery, makeup and toys. It also has a great reputation for clothes; think Jigsaw, Hobbs, Kurt Geiger, Jack Wills, Next, Oasis, Wallis and Warehouse. And don’t forget the Disney Store, Smiggle, Swarovski, L’Occitane and Jo Malone for a mix of tempting treats.
If you’re looking for something a little special then Aberdeen has a fantastic range of unique shops offering the luxurious, the indulgent and the surprising.
Finnies the Jewellers – Family owned and run for sixty years, Finnies is a bit of an institution in the Granite City. Amongst the rich pickings of gemstones, precious metals and designer watches, customers can peruse pieces by Gucci, Cartier, Chanel, Chopard, Lalique, Georg Jensen, Links of London and Fope. A dazzling treasure trove of indulgence. (10 minutes walk from Skene House Rosemount and 21 from Holburn.)
Teasel and Tweed – For beautiful, local Scottish gift ideas nip across the road from Skene House Rosemount into this intimate gift emporium. With tasteful accessories in tweed and tartan, photograph frames and scented candles, it’s an ideal spot for a festive browse. (30 second walk from Skene House Rosemount and 15 minutes walk from Holburn.)
Kenny’s Music – From drum kits and keyboards, to sheet music and ukuleles, Kenny’s Music on the Green is an Aladdin’s Cave for the tuneful people in your life. (15 minutes walk from Skene House Rosemount and 15 from Holburn.)
Annie Mo’s – If homewares get you hooked then you can’t leave Aberdeen without exploring Annie Mo’s on Union Street. Find the quirky, the idiosyncratic and the charming, to add character and style to your home. (15 minutes walk from Skene House Rosemount and 17 from Holburn.)
The Closet – A gem for vintage enthusiasts, this time selling clothes with a flair (or flare). Head to Jopps Lane to discover rich pickings from history’s wardrobe. (10 minutes walk from Skene House Rosemount and 22 from Holburn.)
Curated Stories – Mix a dash of shopping delight with a generous helping of retail cool, and the result is Curated Stories on Claremont Street. Clothing, accessories, stationery, toys and homewares: this Aberdeen gift shop is the star of its own story. (20 minutes walk from Skene House Rosemount and 7 from Holburn.)
Aberdeen is internationally connected, with Norwegian flights from Haugesund (new!), Oslo and Stavanger, UK flights, ferries from Lerwick and Kirkwall, and great rail links across Scotland and the East Coast line.
Skene House itself is ideally situated for Christmas shopping breaks as our properties are so central, we’re close to all the shops, and a short walk from the ferry terminal, railway and bus station, and a quick cab ride from the airport. With secure, free parking it’s easy to drive here, then load up the car with gifts for your return journey. Our staff are on hand to help you find the best shops in Aberdeen and find the perfect gifts for your tribe.
After a frenetic day of shopping, eating, shopping, drinking, shopping then perhaps eating again, it’s important to have somewhere relaxing to chill out in the evening. Skene House is a great spot to unwind. Order a takeaway from Deliveroo, get the wine out of your fridge and relax. Or, on the other hand, get a second wind, put the make up on and head out for the night. You only live once. With complimentary breakfast included in our Christmas offer, our guests are fully prepared to hit the shops again!
*Find out the details, terms and conditions of Skene House’s Christmas offer here, call +44 1224 659 392 or email email@example.com.