Austria for Christmas markets

Stay at the Gatwick Ramada Plaza before your flight
Castellani Hotel, Salzburg

British shoppers looking for a pre-Christmas break flying out of Gatwick should consider the Austrian city of Salzburg.

Preferred Hotel Group is offering a range of seasonal packages, available at a selection of its finest, festive hotels in Europe.

Each city holds a traditional Christmas market where you can sip a warming glass of mulled wine and find some individual Christmas gifts as well as enjoy a winter break that would fill even Scrooge with Christmas spirit.

The Castellani Parkhotel in Salzburg dates back to the 17th century and is conveniently positioned in the centre of the city. The hotel has 151 rooms and suites.

The Advent in Salzburg package includes two nights in a deluxe room, buffet breakfast, mulled wine and fruitcake upon arrival, a four course set menu in Restaurant Salieri, shuttle to the Christmas market and use of the hotel’s steam bath and solarium, from £145 per room per night based on two sharing. British Airways and Austrian Airlines fly to Salzburg from Gatwick airport.

Don't forget, you can start your Christmas break early at the Gatwick Ramada Plaza Hotel. Stay here the night before your flight and enjoy a hearty dinner in 4-star luxury, located four miles from Gatwick.

Room at the Gatwick Ramada Plaza Hotel with up to eight days holiday parking from £78.00*

*Please note: This price is correct for bookings searched on November 12, 2008. Prices are subject to change. Book the Gatwick Ramada Plaza Hotel in advance to get the best price and availability.