Cambridge Christmas Events

Are you wondering where to have your Christmas party this festive season.  We invite to you to host your Christmas party in Cambridge at the Red Lion, Whittlesford Bridge. We guarantee you will not be disappointed!

Christmas at The Red Lion at Whittlesford Bridge is a truly special affair, we offer our guests outstanding service, fabulous food and lots of festive cheer. We pride ourselves on the quality of of our function rooms, that are great venues for Christmas parties and celebrations. To find out about our full festive programme including party nights, Christmas Day lunch and New Years Eve take a look at our Christmas Brochure.

At the Red Lion in Whittlesford Bridge we live and breathe the Christmas season from our dedicated catering staff and excellent inclusive services to our venue spaces and hosted events.  Dating back to the 13th century, our modernized inn has the space you need for your party and a safe place to stay for guests.  Whether you are exploring the perfect place to have your private Christmas party, corporate Christmas lunch, or take part in one of our highly attended special events, the Red Lion is your first choice to celebrate Christmas in Cambridge.

From private Christmas dinners to corporate parties, the Red Lion boasts a beautiful and spacious glass-roofed garden room (holds up to 140 people) or our private dining room lined with oak beams to host you celebratory Christmas event. 

Of course, a room doesn’t make the party, it’s the food!  The Red Lion has a varied selection of group catered menus with many options to satisfy any taste and experience, and the bar selection complements perfectly with your chosen coursed menus. 

We understand the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season and we know that organising a Christmas party in Cambridge can be stressful.  Don’t worry, the Red Lion has experienced and highly skilled staff to make planning your Christmas party or Christmas dinner in Cambridge a successful and fun event!  When you partner with the Red Lion, you will always have a dedicated catering manager to assist you with choosing space, food and beverage, decorations, entertainment, and any other special event requirements. Our staff are here to serve you and your guests, but most importantly, we are here to ensure your Christmas event is fun and prosperous!

We also have a full itinerary of Christmas events coming up that are sure to put you in the mood for the Christmas season. Our popular Tribute Nights that include the likes of Sam Smith, Olly Murs, George Michael, Robbie Williams and the Rat Pack are bound to bring excitement to your evening.  Each night is an inclusive experience including a three course meal, entertainment and getting together with friends, family and neighbours. In addition, we host our traditional Christmas lunches and Christmas Day and Boxing Day lunches as well as our fantastic New Year’s Eve party.

Conveniently only 10 minutes away from Cambridge, next to junction 10 of the M11, and the Whittlesford Parkway railway station being located literally opposite the hotel, makes the Red Lion easily accessible. With plenty of free on-site parking and 18 individually designed bedrooms, if you fancy making a night of it, the Red Lion can offer you and your guests the perfect place to safely enjoy your Christmas party.

So, we’ve got something for everybody this Christmas in Cambridge. Join us at the Red Lion and leave the party planning to us!