Homes near the UK's best Christmas markets

Homes near the UK's best Christmas markets

As the festive season rolls around, it is Christmas markets galore up and down the country. Whether you go for a mince pie and mulled wine, ice skating, carol singing, to shop for some last-minute gifts or to meet Santa, these events always attract a great crowd and offer guaranteed fun for all the family.

With so many to choose from, we have selected some of the best Christmas markets from around the UK as well as exquisite homes nearby. These properties are all perfectly located to ensure your Christmas’ are filled with fun and laughter. 

Bath Christmas Market

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Each year, the centre of Bath is transformed into a magical Christmas shopper’s paradise, as over 170 chalets packed full of gorgeous Christmas gifts line the streets surrounding the Roman Baths and Bath Abbey.

22nd November – 9th December 2018

Bath, Somerset, guide price £500,000

Originally three mill cottages, and later combined into one dwelling. Mill Stream House is a lovely example of a historic exterior combined with a modern interior for easy, comfortable living. Well maintained and attractive, this detached period property sits in a picturesque spot with the River Avon running alongside it. 

Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland, London

Get into the festive spirit as family favourite Winter Wonderland returns to London’s Hyde Park. This free-to-enter event includes a host of Christmas-themed fun and activities, including exciting new shows, an observation wheel and a huge Christmas market. The popular event is located just opposite our Fine & Country Head Office in Park Lane.

23rd November – 6th January 2019

Mayfair, London, £1,499,950

This bright and contemporary apartment is located directly opposite Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland, on the famous Park Lane. Set within 701 sq ft, the property benefits from full access to the Marriott hotel’s facilities next door, including a gym, swimming pool, spa centre and room service. 

Nottingham Winter Wonderland


This “Old England” styled event features a stunning ice rink, Christmas market trader cabins, two themed winter bars, a bandstand, rides, timber decked walkways, nativity scene, 100’s of real Christmas trees, snow dressing and much more.

15th November – 31st December 2018

Linby, Nottingham, offers in excess of £1,495,000

This superb family home is situated within the highly reputable and sought-after Nottinghamshire village of Linby. Set within over 5,500 sq ft, this contemporary home benefits from a beautiful, gated front garden and modern interiors.  

Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas Market


Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market, now having run for over a decade, has become a huge favourite with both residents and visitors to the city from all over the UK and Europe. With over 180 stalls, it is the largest outdoor Christmas Market in Britain, and is the centrepiece of the city’s annual Christmas events calendar.

15th November – 23rd December 2018

Alvechurch, Worcestershire, guide price £1,500,000

Located just a short journey from Birmingham town centre, this family home in Alvechurch comprises of over 16 acres of beautiful Warwickshire countryside. Built around 1879, this stunning family residence offers the perfect blend of contemporary and period features and benefits from a long, sweeping driveway. 

Swansea Waterfront Winterland


Families are offered the chance to enjoy ice skating on the ice rink and smaller children’s rink, visit Santa’s Grotto, experience the festive family funfair, and taste delicious food from the Alpine dining cabins.

16th November – 20th December

Swansea, Wales, asking price £1,050,000

Sheborne House is an impressive family residence, situated near Mayals Park, Clyne Golf Course and the beautiful Clyne Gardens, offering a full array of exotic plants and rare blooms. The property boasts impressive sea views and great access to Swansea’s Waterfront Winterland at Christmas time.

Leeds Christkindelmarkt


This Christmas Market brings a little piece of Germany to the heart of the city centre. There’s something for all the family from the ever-popular Christmas carousel; stalls with handcrafted toys, jewellery, festive decorations, specialty food and drink including Stollen and Gingerbread. The Alp Chalet Bavarian eatery provides a warm and cosy place to sit and enjoy authentic German food and drink.

9th November – 22nd December 2018

Leeds, Yorkshire, £1,395,000

Stonecroft is a superb family home, with more than one acre of land. The outstanding property features extensive, mature gardens and a magnificent fountain. Ideally situated in "The Golden Triangle", between Leeds, Harrogate and the market town of Wetherby, this property allows quick access to Leeds City Centre. 

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