Peterborough’s Countdown to Christmas

The countdown to Christmas is upon us! If you are looking to visit Peterborough this festive season, then you’ll find there are lots of exciting things going on for you, family and friends to enjoy.

Whether you’re staying in Peterborough overnight or for a long weekend, you can make sure you don’t miss a thing by staying in the city centre. Our Broadway Hotel is situated right in the heart of it all, next to the theatre, great shopping, restaurants, bars and more! This is a great location for you to explore anywhere in the city this Christmas.

1. Santa Claus is coming to town!

That’s right, if you’re travelling with littles ones you can meet Santa in his magical grotto outside the Cathedral or see him inside Queensgate shopping centre. This will keep your kids entertained whilst you complete your Christmas shopping. Peterborough is full of high street shops and independent stores, stocking a wide selection of gifts for loved ones.

There is also the opportunity to fly to Santa in Lapland via a flight stimulator, or you can hop on the Santa Steam train at Nene Valley.

2. Visit Peterborough’s Christmas Market

The Peterborough Christmas Market is finally here, with over a hundred stalls spread out across Peterborough’s Cathedral and Main Market areas! Whether you prefer fun fair rides, mulled wine or lots of delicious food, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. If you need help getting into the Christmas Spirit, why not pop into the new ice bar with some friends?

3. Enjoy Scrumptious Food at Burghley Christmas Fair

Burghley Christmas Fair is not to be missed if you are looking for more Christmas crafts to treat your loved ones with. You can wander among the chalets and heated marquees, whilst admiring the Fine Food Markets that Burghley has to offer. Don’t miss out on finding the perfect gifts and foods!

4. Take a trip to the theatre

Peterborough has lots to offer in the evenings too! If you stay at our Broadway aparthotel you will be less than a minutes’ walk from the New Theatre Peterborough and all the incredible shows they have on during the festive period. Not to mention the Christmas pantomime, starring Strictly Champion Katya Jones! There’s a great selection of live music during the run up to Christmas.

5. Sing Carols at Peterborough Cathedral

Peterborough Cathedral is a must-visit this festive season. They have a wide range of Christmas events, carol singing, concerts and more right through the month of December. The venue is stunning throughout the year, but just adds that something special to a Christmas getaway.

With so much going on in Peterborough this Christmas, our luxury aparthotels will ensure that you have the perfect experience in the city. We guarantee you will find everything you desired at Signature Suites. Call us now on 01733 344663 to book a room to avoid disappointment.