Slip on your slinkiest, most exotic party number and head to Rio at the Mercure Newbury Elcot Park Hotel. Expect a red-carpet arrival, glitzy masks, a resident DJ and a Copacabana party atmosphere on top of a carnival-themed two-course meal and festive novelties. So leave your inhibitions behind, soak up the Latin sounds and colours, and samba your way into Christmas.
With great pre-party offers in the bar between 6pm and 7pm. Dinner is served at 7.45pm or 8.15pm, and the bar and disco will be open until 1am so you can party in true carnival style.
Elcot Park is a four-star hotel in an elegant Georgian manor house that was once the home of romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. The hotel offers 73 bedrooms, so why not make a night of your celebrations?