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Cayman Islands Christmas: Where Sun, Sea, and Santa Come Together

Cayman Islands Christmas: Where Sun, Sea, and Santa Come Together
07 Aug 2023

Christmas - when almost in every part of the world, people await snow,  layer themselves in winter clothes, and sip hot cocoa- a beach heaven far away, welcomes Christmas on a more “Tropical” note!

How does that sound to you?

Cozy wintery Christmas gets a cool, breezy summer makeover. This time the dressing up is to hit the beach and welcome Santa on his jet ski!

Yes, it’s true. The Cayman Islands bid a very warm “Welcome Christmas!” – basking in its sunny glow, enjoying glorious days in the sand and sea, with a dash of excitement and adventure!

There are classy fine-dining restaurants that serve some of the best food in the Cayman Islands that can elevate the tropical vibe of your Christmas.

If you are not head over heels for the tropical Christmas this year yet, we have the exact reasons you should be. 
Read below:

Warm Weather Festivities: if you are bored of spending the holiday season, year after year, in the winters, you can break the pattern by visiting Cayman this holiday season! Sunny skies, pristine beaches, outdoor activities - sounds good, right?

Cultural Fusion: Did we tell you that the Cayman Islands' diverse population contributes to a rich cultural fusion in Christmas celebrations?

Caribbean, Jamaican, and British -  a romantic culmination of these cultures is evident in the music, food, and traditions. Dance away to the local music genres like reggae, soca, and calypso, creating a distinctly Caribbean vibe.

Heritage of Seafaring: The rich history of the Cayman is tied to seafaring, so boat parades and maritime-themed events are apparent during Christmas. 

Brilliantly embellished boats sail along the coast, fanning holiday cheer with festive lights and music, creating a remarkable nautical spectacle.

Culinary Delights: Restaurants in Cayman offer a delectable array of traditional Christmas dishes with a Caribbean flavor. Relish the fresh, locally sourced seafood, including conch, lobster, and more! Do not forget the conventional favorites like baked ham, cassava cake, and black cake, a rich fruitcake soaked in rum.

Family and Community Focus: Christmas in Cayman, too, is a time for family and community gatherings. Another site to behold is neighbors coming together for festive events like tree-lighting ceremonies! It really is a spectacle! Carol singing and church services are also part of traditional holiday celebrations.

Christmas Brunch at the Grand Old House

This is the perfect destination for all who long for a more exotic Christmas. Whether it’s about spending time with family and friends or getting away from the hustle-bustle of city life for some much-needed “me time,” - there are lots of activities in store to make your holidays special!

It is worth coming to Cayman for a Christmas gateway!

Merry at the Grand Old House

Grand Old House has served guests from all over the world for countless Christmas now! Our beautiful waterfront deck seating has exquisite views of the Caribbean Sea, and you can enjoy breakfast and dinner al fresco while taking in the beauty of Grand Cayman.

We heartily invite you to join us this year! Our delicious holiday fare will surely please everyone, from seafood to steak - there's something for every palate.

About Christmas Brunching

The Christmas Brunch at the Grand Old House is a gastronomical delight, a soul-satiating spread that is fit for royalty. 

Indulge your taste buds as you navigate a tempting array of food stations, and embark on a culinary adventure like no other.

From the scrumptious Seafood Boat to handrolled Sushi, Sashimi, and more. Our festive atmosphere will make your experience extra special. We have live music and entertainment for you to enjoy while you feast on our Christmas Brunch! 

That's just the beginning; further into the interesting spread is delicious homebaked bread and pastries- you won't be able to stop at one.

See your food coming to life at the live cooking stations and carvings stations. You will be spoilt for choices with a plethora of eggs and breakfast items, and do not forget to savor the local start dishes that Cayman is famous for!

The Christmas brunch is an equal treat for kids and grownups alike. Our chefs prepare a large, drool-worthy selection of cakes and desserts.

Our menu also encompasses vegan and vegetarian dishes because Christmas is for all taste buds and preferences.

Wait no more!

Your tropical Christmas awaits you! You can choose from different seating options, such as limited air-conditioned indoor seating and unlimited shaded outdoor seating, with this magnificent soothing view of the Caribbean Sea! 

If you need more information about our packages and reservations, visit our website or call us at +1 345 949 9333.

You can also visit us for —

  • Lunch between Mondays to Fridays from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM.  
  • Dinner between Mondays to Saturdays from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM.