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Ring in the Holiday Season at Porto Vista Hotel on Christmas Day, the Holiday Bowl and New Year’s Eve

Delight in a specially designed three-course meal on Christmas Day, enjoy special promotions during the Holiday Bowl and toast the new decade at the hotel’s “Let’s Get Funny in 2020” New Year’s Eve Party

San Diego CAPorto Vista Hotel, a boutique hotel located in the heart of Little Italy, is celebrating the holidays with several seasonal events and promotions across Christmas Day, the NCAA Holiday Bowl and New Year’s Eve. Guests and locals are welcome to enjoy a Christmas dining experience at GlassDoor Restaurant, the hotel’s stylish gastropub, for a festive three-course meal from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. The holiday fun continues with game day specials running Dec. 26-30 for the Holiday Bowl. Porto Vista Hotel will also say goodbye to the decade with a “Let’s Get Funny in 2020” New Year’s Eve party from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m., including happy hour pricing, specialty cocktails, swag bags and a midnight champagne toast.

“Our team has worked to create two premier events to celebrate the end of the decade with a bang,” said Josh Weast, director of food and beverage at Porto Vista Hotel. “GlassDoor Restaurant’s stunning panoramic views of Little Italy and the San Diego Bay, offer a holiday experience like no other in the city.  With these events, we look forward to setting the tone for what’s to come for Porto Vista Hotel in 2020.”

On Christmas Day, GlassDoor Restaurant welcomes hotel guests and the community to enjoy a hassle-free meal with all of the holiday fixings. The first course will feature Butternut Soup with oven roasted butternut squash, brioche croutons and micro greens. The second course served up will be a Beef Bourguignon with mushrooms, potatoes, baby carrots, bacon onion and fingerling potatoes. For the final course, indulge in a decadent Chocolate Mousse with compressed strawberries, Chantilly cream and candied mint. Additional plates will be available à la carte including Chili Butter Poached Mahi Mahi, Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers and Avocado Deviled Eggs. The prefixed meal is priced at $27.95 per plate and may be reserved by contacting the restaurant at 619-564-3755.

Watch USC and Iowa faceoff at the 2019 Holiday Bowl, taking in all of the action on big screen TVs at GlassDoor Restaurant. Porto Vista Hotel makes game day even better with a special offer including early check in or check out, 20% off room rates, complimentary breakfast and happy hour pricing all day at GlassDoor Restaurant when you book a stay on Dec. 26-30. Guests can skip the commute home and relish in the comfort of the hotel following the game.

Porto Vista Hotel’s “Let’s Get Funny in 2020” themed New Year’s Eve party will be one to remember. On this special night, GlassDoor Restaurant will extend happy hour pricing until 1 a.m., host a selection of specially crafted cocktails, and serve a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. The first 20 guests to RSVP to the event here will receive a swag bag filled with useful recovery items for the next day including Pedialyte, Tylenol, Porto Vista branded shades and much more. No RSVP is required to attend.

The holiday events and promotions are available for hotel guests and the public. To learn more information, please visit www.portovistasd.com or follow Porto Vista Hotel on Instagram @portovistahotel, Twitter @PortoVistaSD and Facebook @PortoVistaSD.