Quebec is best

Celebrate your holidays in the old-world charm of Quebec City with Christmas and New Year's packages from boutique hotel Auberge Saint-Antoine.  The Dreaming of  a White Christmas package includes a traditional Christmas Eve Dinner, a children's pastry workshop and a visit (with gifts!) from Santa Claus himself as well as a screening of Christmas movies in the hotel's private cinema; package rates start at $1,120. If you're a Christmas-homebody, don't miss your chance to take advantage of the New Year's Even package, including a New Year Eve's party with a Champagne cocktails and a gala dinner at Panache restaurant, count-down in the hotel bar, Café Bar Artefact, followed by fireworks and a dance reception with accompanying orchestra, starting at $1,680. Both packages include two-night accommodation for two people, a plated brunch on Christmas/New Year's day, í  la carte breakfast at Panache and a horse-drawn carriage tour through the romantic Old Town.