The holidays are a time meant to be spent with those you love and cherish, which is why Fairmont Turnberry Isle puts the fun back into Christmas with exciting dining options to help keep you out of your own kitchen. Along with a magical Gingerbread Village and the resort’s Candy Cane Dream-tini cocktail that’s back by popular demand in the resort’s Lobby Lounge, here’s what else you can expect to enjoy:
TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS EVE AND DAY BUFFET
Enjoy a lavish buffet fit for royalty on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Cascata Grille at Fairmont Turnberry Isle. December 24th from 6 to 10 p.m. and December 25th, 12 noon to 3 p.m. and then again from 6 to 10 p.m. ($50 per person). Seating is limited and reservations are required by calling 786-279-6800.
CHRISTMAS EVE & DAY SPECIALS AT BOURBON STEAK
On Christmas Eve and Day, Bourbon Steak, a Michael Mina restaurant, presents delicious specials that will have even Santa Claus coming back for more. Specials include a Maine lobster bisque with perigord truffle brioche croutons; a main course of Maryland striped sea bass with beluga lentils, crispy calamari and sherry jus; American kobe filet “rossini” accompanied by a crispy shallot potato cake, foie gras and pinot noir reduction; and a peppermint brownie cobbler for dessert. $18 – $48. A limited a la carte menu is also available at the Cascata Bar and Lobby Lounge from 6 to 11 p.m. Complimentary valet parking with dinner. Call 786-279-6600 for reservations.
For spa-lovers, don’t forget the awardwinning Willow Stream Spa. Throughout December, Willow Stream invites locals to bring in a toy for the Udonis Haslem Children’s Foundation and receive $10 savings on a spa treatment.
The legendary Fairmont Turnberry Isle is located at 19999 West Country Club Drive in Aventura. For more information, call 305-932-6200 or visit fairmont.com/turnberryisle