Now we're getting serious.
A Christmas gift at the £100 mark needs to be tailored and thoughtful. No-one wants to spend that sort of cheese on a gift that doesn't suit the recipient.
Here are four suggestions for Christmas gifts costing up to £100. You can browse many more at that price point here.
Of course, you can also browse all the 5pm Christmas Gift pages.
£70 for Chateaubriand with Sides, Sauces & Bottle of Wine for 2 at Gost, Glasgow
500g Chateaubriand to share
2 sauces & 2 sides
Bottle of wine
Nibbles on arrival
Ideal gift for foodies
Loved by 5pm customers
Sleek and sophisticated dining
Gōst on Bothwell Street promises familiar dishes that are elevated to a fine dining standard. The restaurant is run by the same team behind popular dining spots Glaschu and The Duke’s Umbrella.
Gōst is one of the only restaurants in Scotland offering purebred Angus beef steak from ex-dairy cattle retired onto grass pastures. The result is an incredible depth of flavour.
Inside, the decor is sleek and sophisticated with a focus on elegant simplicity.
The motto at Gost is to strive to create the sort of dining experience that they would want for themselves. Indulgent, delectable and always with an air of confidence.
Chateaubriand, sides & wine
This Big Deal is for two people to share a 500g chateaubriand with a choice of sauces, two sides plus a bottle of wine.
Your sharing steak will come with a choice of two sauces. Choose from options such as black truffle & chive butter, Glenlivet whisky cream and blue cheese sauces.
The offer also includes two sides. Choices include triple cooked chips, skinny fries, mash potato, roasted beets truffle hazelnut, mac & cheese and garlic green beans & broccoli.
Happy 5pm customers
Gōst has already received plenty of praise from 5pm customers, here’s some recent feedback:
'This was a quick visit prior to visiting the GFT and it was perfect! Lovely serving staff who were attentive without being intrusive. The food was of a much higher standard than I had anticipated for a fixed-price menu – kudos to the kitchen. Would definitely go back at a later time of night and enjoy all this place has to offer. Thank you!'
Know someone who would be delighted to enjoy a Chateaubriand steak at Gōst? Buy here.
£99 for an Overnight B&B Stay with Bottle of Wine for 2 at Strathaven Hotel
Charming country house hotel
Overnight stay with breakfast for 2
Bottle of wine on arrival
Late check-out at noon
Want to book dates now or check availability? Visit Strathaven Hotel here on 5pm Hotels now.
Country house escape
Strathaven Hotel is a charming country house that neatly blends contemporary comforts and design with gorgeous Georgian features.
Built in 1797, the stately exterior and sweeping grounds promise a very pleasant country house escape.
Overnight stay for two
The Strathaven Hotel has twenty-two ensuite bedrooms. A few offer playful, Scottish-themed decor, including thistle pictures and cushions. All have free WiFi, a digital TV, tea/coffee maker, hairdryer, ironing board and desks.
This Big Deal is for two people to enjoy an overnight stay in a standard double or twin room with full Scottish breakfast in the morning.
The offer also includes a bottle of wine on arrival plus there’s no rush to leave as guests can enjoy a lazy late check-out at noon.
This deal is available Sunday to Friday all the way until the end of March 2023.
Rated Excellent on TripAdvisor
Strathaven Hotel is rated Excellent on TripAdvisor, from almost 500 reviews. Here’s what a recent guest had to say:
‘Unfortunately, I only stayed one night here. As soon as I get the opportunity I will return and stay longer. It was great, the room was just what I needed and the bar and restaurant were excellent. Everyone was very friendly and I would highly recommend staying. Great atmosphere, thank you.’
Have someone in mind for this Big Deal?
£59 for 3 Treatments, Afternoon Tea & Fizz at Riverside Beauty within Crowne Plaza, Glasgow
3 spa treatments
Afternoon tea* & glass of fizz
Slick four star hotel
Spa in a four-star hotel
With its tranquil views of the Clyde, Riverside Beauty is a haven of relaxation at the Crowne Plaza in Finnieston.
With today’s Big Deal, you can head there for a day of indulgence.
Choose three treatments from the following:
Back, neck & shoulder massage
Face & scalp massage
Hand & arm massage
Foot & leg massage
Afternoon tea & fizz
This Big Deal also includes afternoon tea with a glass of fizz. On Sundays, afternoon tea is replaced with the Sunday roast and is subject to a £10 per person supplement.
Guests will take a seat in the hotel’s sleek Mariner Bar and Restaurant, which has floor to ceiling windows looking out onto the Clyde.
‘On arrival at Riverside Beauty we received a lovely, warm welcome, instantly allowing us to relax into our afternoon. We were given lovely, luxurious towels and robes. We had a range of treatments through this deal and plumped for aromatherapy back and shoulder massage, express facial, Indian Head Massage and Pedicure. I couldn’t pick one treatment over another. They were all fantastic. Definitely recommend this hotel and spa and deal was an added bonus. We can't wait to go back. We were left feeling relaxed and rejuvenated!’
If you know someone who would appreciate a little down time then this Big Deal would be ideal.
Flight Simulator Experience with Ascent Aviation; from £49
Flight simulator experience for 1 or 2
Up to 120 minute sessions
Choice of two aircraft, or combine both
Totally immersive adventure
No experience necessary
Take to the ‘skies’
Ascent Aviation in Paisley has some of the most immersive flight simulators in Scotland.
This Big Deal is for a choice of flight simulator experience, available for up to 120 minutes for one or two people, depending on the option.
Children of all ages are also welcome (under 14s must be accompanied by an adult), meaning this is a perfect treat for people of all ages, and it is available seven days a week until the start of June.
Feel every bit of turbulence
The new single seat C172 six-axis motion trainer, available for one person for 30, 60 or 90 minutes, is a sophisticated virtual reality experience that lets users feel realistic, immediate movements, as if the runway was right beneath their feet.
There are also options for combining a 60 minute Boeing 737 simulation AND either a 30 or 60 minute Airbus A320 simulation for one or two people, which can be taken back to back or split over two dates.
Your flight simulator adventure will let you take control of the world’s most popular jet airliner – the B737-800 – or the Airbus A320, with no experience necessary.
After meeting your instructor, you will step into a super-realistic, fully enclosed cockpit, take your place in the captain’s seat, then fly off from your choice of over 24,000 airports worldwide.
Sessions range from basic introductory drive courses with take offs and landings, to entering into a cold and dark cockpit, pushing back and flying a real world gate-to-gate route between two major airports.
A 220° high definition visual system with the ability to fly around famous landmarks like the Burj Khalifa and Statue of Liberty.
‘What a fantastic experience for my son’s 13th Birthday, David was an excellent instructor and spent so much time prior to going into the simulator and during. My son wants to be a pilot and David encouraged and gave recommendations on how to go about getting his license. Will definitely be back and would highly recommend this experience for first timers or experienced flyers.’
‘Had booked this for my dad’s 60th as something different. We had our session today and will most definitely be back! From the moment you walk in the door, the place oozes class and detail. Great experience and great Staff, really 5 stars wouldn’t be enough for this place.’
We all know someone who would love to take control of a Boeing 737 cockpit. Buy here.
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