Christmas Eve Panorama Room 7 course degustation 6.00pm - 7.30pm
Panorama Room Adults $135, not available for children under 15 years
Wine pairing available with dinner at an additional cost
Christmas Day Alpine Buffet Dinner 5.00pm - 9.00pm
Buffet Dinner adults $149, children $75
Drinks packages available
Reservations essential
Call +64 3 435 1809 or email to book
A visit from Santa on Christmas Day

Christmas at the Hermitage

Make it a Christmas to remember. Let us do the hard work so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy this special time with family and friends.

We have two festive dining options for you to choose from. 

To make a booking please email


Join us for a night of sensational food as you enjoy a 7 course degustation dinner. Our culinary experts have designed a menu highlighting local and seasonal produce that New Zealand is known for. Please note we will not be able to cater to dietary requirements in the Panorama Room, if you have any dietary needs we recommend you book the Alpine Restaurant. 

View the Panorama Room menu here



Relax in the Alpine Restaurant as you enjoy a lavish festive buffet dinner surrounded by mountain views. We have drinks packages available with a visit from Santa expected.

View the Alpine Restaurant menu here


If you're visiting the National Park for New Year's Eve you can view our dining options here.