- HANUKKAH | Sunday, December 18 – Monday, December 26
Enjoy a selection of traditional Festival of Lights fare, along with a menorah lighting and blessing at sunset each evening.
- Christmas Eve | Saturday, December 24
Visit with Santa under the palms, where live holiday music performances and a festive feast await. At Florie’s, indulge in an extravagant four-course prix fixe menu that showcases the Mediterranean spirit of live cooking techniques and nature-inspired courses. USD 215 per adult, USD 75 per child ages 5 to 12. Or dine under the dancing sea grape trees overlooking the shimmering Atlantic Ocean while enjoying Seaway’s signature dishes.
- CHRISTMAS DAY BRUNCH at FLORIE’S | Sunday, December 25, 12:00 noon – 2:30 pm
Come together to celebrate and toast to beloved annual traditions at our champagne bar before indulging in interactive chef stations and an abundant seafood bar. Sweet moments continue with the dessert trolley adorned with Executive Pastry Chef Bashar Shamali’s holiday-inspired confections. USD 195 per person, USD 125 per child ages 5 to 12.
- NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER AT FLORIE’S | Saturday, December 31, 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cap the year in style, beginning with a cocktail reception that features a champagne bar, canapés and live performances, followed by a four-course dinner at Florie’s restaurant – our crowning jewel in partnership with Mauro Colagreco, the chef behind three-Michelin-starred Mirazur. After dinner, transition to our Living Room Ballroom, where an after-party with festive surprises awaits. USD 750 per person includes the cocktail reception, dinner and access to the after-party. Reservations recommended.
- NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY | Saturday, December 31
Bringing back the whimsy and glamour of Palm Beach Island’s most iconic parties with a Four Seasons twist, celebrate with live music and dance performances, an open bar and passed hors d’oeuvres. From the moonlit terrace, enjoy a champagne toast at midnight, where you’ll watch the sparks fly, illuminating the endless possibilities of 2023. For pricing and reservations, please contact +1 (561) 582-2800.
- Lunch and Tapas at SEAWAY
Take in views of the Atlantic Ocean under a canopy of sea grape trees while enjoying a seafood-driven menu rooted in ingredients indigenous to South Florida, with a hint of Latin flair. Open daily.
- Holiday Treats
Satisfy your sweet tooth with daily offerings from our lobby candy cart and poolside pop-ups such as gelato, s’mores and smoothies. Our chefs have memorable experiences in store such as holiday-inspired cooking and mixology classes, local chocolate tastings and cookie decorating. On Christmas Eve, the sights, scents and sounds of the season come alive with festive canapés and libations, live holiday music and gifts with Santa.
- Pools and Beach
Unwind in a cabana or float away your cares in one of our two pools – one for families and one for adults. You’ll find endless ways to have fun with water sports such as paddleboarding and kayaking, beach sports such as beach volleyball, and dive-in movies featuring traditional festive films. And you won’t want to miss Santa’s arrival and welcome party on the beach.
- Relaxation and Renewal
Bring home a healthy, happy glow this holiday season. Relax and rejuvenate in our Five-Star Spa with luxurious amenities that make it a sanctuary all its own. Find your bliss in the hands of sought-after practitioners, or take part in the annual “Spa la la la la” exclusive holiday events and offerings. Start the new year fit and energized – our Fitness Centre, daily fitness classes and tennis facilities help you stay on top of your game.
- Kids and Teens
Our kids’ program offers traditional favourites such as Christmas crafts, gingerbread house competitions, family trivia, themed parties and beach experiences. Special pop-up activities for teens – from dive-in movie nights to tennis clinics – create a getaway just for them. On New Year’s Eve, rest assured your kids are ringing in the new year in colourful style at the Candy Land Party from 7:00 pm to 12:30 am. For pricing and reservations, please contact +1 (561) 582-2800.
- Discover Your Treasures
This season, you’ll find the latest in high-fashion elegance and custom holiday treasures at our Palm Beach Boutique, with weekly trunk shows featuring top jewelry and fashion designers. Whether you peruse in holiday style during our weekly Sip ’n’ Shop events or bring the whole family for craft or ornament making, you’ll take home special memories and favourite new finds.
- Explore Palm Beach
Take in the magic of the holidays while exploring our enchanting island. Complete your holiday shopping with a visit to the iconic Worth Avenue shopping district, followed by a visit to The Royal Poinciana Plaza’s 30-foot (9-metre) surfboard tree adorned with the works of a renowned artist. Find culture in the outdoors and stroll through the themed spaces of the Four Arts Botanical Gardens, or breathe in the ocean air while riding along the scenic Lake Trail.