Holiday Happenings

Find Your Holiday Groove at The Highlander Hotel

Get ready to boogey into the holiday season at The Highlander Hotel, where we’re dialing up the retro charm, making this special time even more memorable. Our calendar is filled with festive surprises and groovy happenings that will transport you back to the best of the ‘60s and ‘70s. From fondue feasts to a casual New Year’s Eve bash that will have you sliding into 2024, we’re bringing the celebratory vibes. 

Holidays On the House

Looking for a place for your out-of-town guests to stay over the holidays or perhaps a holiday staycation for yourself? Book two nights at The Highlander and the third night is on the house! And that’s not all! Available November 15 through February 15, 2024, the offer includes one free admission to the Iowa Children’s Museum ($10 value) or the Cryptiq Escape Room ($28 value), and two complimentary pool wristbands each day booked for use by a local visiting for the day. Code: HOUSEGUEST

Fondue Fun

We’re bringing this classic 1970’s tradition back to The Highlander for the holidays. Whether you’re in the mood for a warm, gooey pot of cheese fondue to dip your favorite fixings, or you’re craving the sweet sensation of melted chocolate for a dessert extravaganza, we’ve got you covered. From November 15 through February 15, you can savor this timeless classic for just $25.

Party Like It’s 1973!

Let The Highlander take you back to the groovy ‘70s this holiday season. When you choose The Highlander Hotel for your holiday party, you can wave goodbye to the venue fee by reserving a minimum of six room nights and spending at least $2,000 on food and beverages. Our way of saying thanks is a complimentary room for the event planner. Want to go all out with a big holiday bash? Book 12 room nights and spend a minimum of $5,000 on F&B, and we’ll add a free appetizer for your group. And to make your event even more special, the Penthouse is all yours for the evening. Offer is available through February.

New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year at The Highlander with a groovy night of dinner and dancing, complimentary for hotel guests. This sip, savor, and stay offer includes a Pasta & Salad Bar from 8 to 9pm, Champagne at midnight, and party favors. Rooms start at $250. Just here for the party? Enjoy dinner, Champagne, and party favors for $50. Dress code? Keep it laid back and casual, but for extra credit, channel the spirit of the ‘60s and ‘70s—peace, love, and a whole lot of vintage flair. 

Not staying overnight? Enjoy dinner, dancing, Champagne, and party favors for $50 per person or $25 per person ages 15 and under. Dress code? Keep it laid back and casual, but for extra credit, channel the spirit of the ‘60s and ‘70s – peace, love, and a whole lot of vintage flair.

Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount.  Rooms are non-refundable, however can be modified to a future date. Limit four per room.

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Celebrate the holidays at The Highlander. We’ve got a whole lot of groovy offerings waiting for you.