A sparkling calendar of festive events and experiences awaits you at The Old Ship Hotel this year.

Join us at The Old Ship Hotel for some traditional festive fair. You'll receive a warm welcome when you choose The Old Ship Hotel this festive season, from merrymaking lunches to festive parties, to a traditional Christmas Day lunch! Simply get in touch with our team to find out more or view our Christmas Brochure

Send an email enquiry to events@oldshipbrighton.co.uk or call our events team today on 01273 329001.



Festive Joiner Party Nights

  • Disco Party Option 1 £54.00 per person - Includes 3 course dinner, disco and half a bottle of wine
  • Disco Party Option 2 £69.00 per person - Includes 3 course dinner, disco and ALL INCLUSIVE drinks

If you prefer to have a party just for your guests, we have a great choice of spaces which can suit numbers from 20 to 250, depending on the type of function you would like this festive season. Whether it is daytime or evening, work or simply social, we will help you to make sure your event is tailor-made just for you.

Prices from £43.00 per person for a 3 course festive meal with crackers, hat and novelties. Served within a private room and includes a welcome drink on arrival.  


Festive Lunches

Whether you have a quick hour for lunch or want to make an afternoon of it, why not make a date to catch up with friends and family or share a festive outing with colleagues.  

  • £28.95 per person for a 2 course festive meal  
  • £32.95 per person for a 3 course festive meal

Why not upgrade to our Bottomless Proscecco package for £16.00 per person with complimentary mango puree and crème de caddis liquor.


Cellar Experience

No need to smuggle your party down to the cellar just book your date and enjoy it!

Fancy something a little different ? The Cellars at the Old Ship will really add that special element to your festive party and we have just the package for you.

  • Option 1 £49.00 per person Includes 3 course festive meal, half a bottle of wine per person, waiter service to the hotel bar during the evening, room hire for the Cellar Dinning Room and use of Bluetooth speaker for own music
  • Option 2 £59.00 per person Includes everything in option 1 PLUS a drinks reception in the private Cellar Bar with 2 drinks per person


Christmas Residential Packages

All the presents are brought and wrapped – now you just need to decide on what to do on the BIG day… or days!

We always have a full activity calendar from carol singing and quiz night, to board games and live music. Whether you stay for 2,3 or 4 nights, there will be something to do so no fear of missing out here! Based on 2 people sharing from:

  • 4 Night Package £1020.00
  • 3 Night Package £890.00
  • 2 Night Package £700.00

Family and Pet packages available too.


Christmas Day Lunch

This year, why not let us find the room, do all the cooking and evening the washing up!

  • £99.00 per adult Includes 4 course meal, glass of bubbly on arrival and half a bottle of wine
  • £49.00 per child (aged between 4-14) include a child’s menu, unlimited soft drinks AND a present from Santa. Children 3 and under eat for FREE.


New Year's Residential Package

What better way to start the New Year than with a relaxing break by the seaside. Based on 2 people sharing:

  • 3 Night Package £740.00
  • 2 Night Package £640.00


New Years Eve Gala Dinner & Dance

“We’ll take a cup o’ kindness yet for Auld Lang Syne…..”

In true traditional style, our black tie gala event will give you a perfect reason to celebrate the year gone by, sing ‘for old time’s sake’ and look forward to the year ahead. Get dressed up and feel your fabulous best whilst you enjoy a sumptuous 5-course menu, dance to live music and the disco and toast in 2024 at the stroke of midnight with a glass of Champagne. Perfect to celebrate with a group of friends or, if you are coming on your own, in a couple or a smaller party, our party style seating will be sure to help you make new friends along the way.

  • £125.00 per person includes champagne with canapes on arrival,  5 course dinner, half a bottle of wine, live entertainment plus a disco and a glass of champagne to bring in the new year


The NYE Wardroom Party Night

“Out with the old and in with the new!”

Fancy just letting your hair down this New Year? Well, it’s time to get this party started! Great food, an all-inclusive option for drinks, a disco and probably a fair bit of ‘dad’ dancing but why not - you’ve earnt it! Everyone is welcome to this bash and we will be going until well after the clock strikes midnight! Whether you are a party of 2 or 20 come and toast in 2023 with us! Say goodbye to the old year, see in the new and sing ‘Auld Lang Syne’ like no-one’s listening!

  • Option 1£80.00 per adult to include 3-course dinner, disco and half a bottle of wine
  • Option 2 £95.00 per adult to include 3-course dinner, disco and ALL-INCLUSIVE drinks