For The Love Of Christmas – Experience The Magic & Romance Of Gretna Green This Festive Season

  •     Christmas elopements, luxury festive breaks and New Year’s celebrations all at Gretna Green Ltd’s iconic Home of Romance 
  •   Bespoke Gretna Green branded gift collection make the perfect treats for under the tree
  • Gretna Green bring love and romance to Christmas 2022

It’s coming up to the most wonderful time of the year and Gretna Green Ltd has unveiled its plans for the festive season. With a whole host of magical experiences available at the original Home of Romance, Gretna Green is putting Love firmly at the top of the Christmas wish list.

From luxury festive breaks to Yuletide elopements and a bespoke gift collection, there’s a whole sack full of ways to give and experience a magical and meaningful Christmas with Gretna Green Ltd.

Gretna Green Ltd’s luxury festive experience packages bring the chance to escape to the UK’s most romantic destination at the most magical time of year. Imagine getting away from all the shopping, cooking, cleaning, visiting (and washing up!) that goes hand-in-hand with Christmas and escaping with your loved ones for a three-day festive getaway at the Gateway to Scotland surrounded by the rolling hills of the Scottish countryside. The Gretna Green Ltd’s luxury Christmas break package allows you that very indulgence.


A chance to celebrate what matters most this Christmas – each other. Couples can stay at the 4* Smith’s Hotel checking in on Christmas Eve and enjoying dinners, drinks, gifts and entertainment right through until the 27th December for a completely pampered and hassle-free Christmas. That’s the whole three day bonanza taken care of including Christmas Eve, the big day and Boxing Day! The package includes a three-night stay, arrival cocktails, Christmas treats, Mimosa breakfast, five-course Christmas Day dinner, Christmas Eve dinner, Christmas nibbles, Boxing day lunch, entertainment each night on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day and a Christmas gift from Gretna Green’s exclusive range.


For NYE fans, why not see in the brand New Year just the two of you and escape for post-Christmas recovery in the relaxing Scottish countryside with the luxury New Year package. Arriving from Friday 30th December and leaving on the 2nd it’s a chance to celebrate, ring in the new year in style and recharge your batteries all at the same time. This break includes a three night stay, a dram of whisky on arrival, dinner, full Scottish breakfast and New Year’s Celebration dinner with Champagne, entertainment each evening and New Year’s Day Brunch.


For the ultimate romantic Christmas experience festive love birds can also elope to Gretna Green Ltd for a truly magical and spontaneous Christmas wedding! Either just for two or with guests, it’s a chance to tie the knot in the Famous Blacksmiths Shop or Gretna Hall Marriage Rooms, in a candle-lit ceremony for the most memorable and intimate of wedding celebrations. Marry on Christmas Eve and then snuggle up at one of Gretna Green Ltd’s beautiful hotels and enjoy a luxury Christmas together as newlyweds.


Christmas wedding packages include a three-night stay, photography package, Champagne & chocolates, cocktails and canapes, full Scottish breakfast, dinner each evening and a special celebration five-course dinner and more. And for £2,599 it’s an amazing way to take care of your wedding and Christmas in one budget-busting move to have the day of your dreams without the huge price tag.


The wedding and luxury break packages are a chance to be part of Gretna Green’s  250 year story and celebrate your love over the festive season, but if you just want to take a piece of the history home there is a beautiful collection of carefully created Gretna Green branded products that make the perfect, original Christmas gift from the Home of Romance.

The gift collection is all inspired by Gretna Green Ltd’s iconic story and its location at the Gateway to Scotland. Collaborating with the best suppliers and partners for each and every item in the range, the collection includes everything from hip flasks and candles to plush teddy bears so there’s something for every stocking this Christmas.

The Gretna Green Ltd gin for instance has been distilled in Scotland and is inspired by the natural surroundings of Gretna Green, resulting in a beautiful and distinctive citrus gin with a saline touch.  The Gretna Green Ltd whisky is an exquisitely blended Scotch Whisky with locally based Annandale Distillery’s smouldering Single Malt at its heart – a whisky that really needs to be sipped, savoured and enjoyed.


Gretna Green Ltd’s full gift range includes:

  • Gretna Green Gin
  • Gretna Green Whisky
  • Gretna Green Hip Flask
  • Gretna Green Necklace
  • Gretna Green Earrings
  • Gretna Green Candle
  • Gretna Green Glassware
  • Gretna Green Bears
  • Gretna Green Reed Diffusers
  • Gretna Green tartan
  • Gretna Green Cashmere


Gretna Green also stock a range of excellent independent brands including Joma jewellery and Katie Loxton gifts as well as a huge range of Barbour products from water bottles and jackets to natty bow ties for your pooch.


All gifts are available to order from the Gretna Green Ltd website with shipping available across the UK and worldwide.


With over 260 years of joining couples since 1754, Gretna Green Ltd is a world-class, award-winning wedding destination, and a 5-star visitor attraction, boasting two luxury hotels and restaurants, a foodhall, eatery and retail shop, and the new Famous Blacksmiths Gretna Green Experience. And it’s situated against the backdrop of the stunning Scottish countryside – making it the perfect magical getaway for a Christmas that’s filled with love.

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