Christmas Parties by the Bay


If you’re thinking it’s too early for Christmas party preparations, let this be your notice, Christmas is not far off and now’s the perfect time to get your plans sorted. If you want to make this year’s party the one they all rave about, then start thinking about Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel because we’re known for throwing some of Sydney’s best parties.

With multiple spaces that can host all groups from 10 to 1500, the venue is perfect for those wanting a million dollar waterfront view for intimate private dining through to big celebrations.

We’re also famous for our customisation… think spirit stations, an espresso martini cart and a Rosé or Bubble Bar.

We’re here to bring to life all your ideas and ensure a seamless event, so reach out and start getting into the Christmas spirit!

Enquire Now

Party time!

Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel Takeover

Trying to organise a space for up to 1500 people? Then why not do a Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel take over – utilise the whole space and go crazy with your activations. From kebab stations and pig on a spit, to interactive team building and custom cocktails, when you’ve got all 3 spaces to play with, nothing’s stopping you from making this party one to remember.


See More


Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel Takeover

The Sunset Room

Spend your Christmas party overlooking Beach Club and feel like a rockstar. With million dollar views and that all important instagram moment with our blue and white umbrellas in the background, you’ll be snapping away in a Hampton’s inspired space all day long. Perfect for groups up to 350 if you’re looking at a cocktail style party, or 206 for a sit down event.

The Sunset Room Christmas Parties

Top & Mid Deck

This open space with panoramic views of Sydney Harbour is the ultimate location for a Christmas party. The city skyline is the perfect backdrop and once the sun sets the venue sparkles with fairy lights to set the mood for a memorable night. A great space to host a cocktail party of up to 270 if you utilise the whole space. Top and Mid Deck can be booked separately if you’re looking to host a smaller event.

Top & Mid Deck

Just the eight (to 100) of us

If it’s just you and your close group of friends or work crew there’s always the options to enjoy our Bells by the Bay package. It’s perfect for those looking at something with less investment or without the use of a full space. Monday to Wednesday is available to book now, with Thursday – Sunday available to go onto a waitlist where you will be contacted closer to the date. The full menu will become available over the coming weeks.

People in Top Deck

Long Christmas Lunches

Our ‘Bells by the Bay’ package features a festive-inspired feast with all the succulent Christmas essentials! Whether it’s a work party or a BFF soirée, our delicious, multiple-course menus will be adored at any occasion and all finish with a signature Watsons dessert to top it off! Package availability varies depending on days, contact our reservations team for all information and to book.


Find out more
Four girls taking a selfie on a balcony.

Stay and Play

Staying at Watsons means you’re only steps away from your bed, perfect for those who need their beauty sleep and don’t want the hassle of getting home. While Watsons Bay has plenty of travel options, we’ll take any reason to treat ourselves to an early Christmas present! Grab the girls and book a loft apartment, or if you’re up for a party for one, then any of our rooms overlooking Robertson Park should be on your list!


Watsons King Room

Make an Enquiry

Please note this is not a reservation