Are you guest-ready this Christmas?

Fresh towels and bed linen, a fridge that can handle Christmas and freshly brewed coffee for the morning after. Are you guest-ready this festive season?

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For when they arrive

Guests incoming? Make sure they’ve got a clean bed, fresh towels and that there’s plenty of food in…


Have fresh bed linen and towels aplenty

Have your loved ones travelled far? If they’ve been stuck in a car all day, they’ll probably be looking forward to freshening up – and sleeping in a fresh bed.

samsung washing machine

Stay one step ahead with a large-capacity washing machine like this Samsung WW90J5456FW

Use it to:

  • protect your clothes with its specially-designed Diamond Drum that prevents snagging
  • prepare bed linen and towels in advance with its large 9kg drum. Understanding washing machine capacity
  • help remove spilled wine or gravy from your guests’ clothing with Samsung’s ecobubble technology
  • launder your clothes and linen fast with the handy 15-minute wash setting
  • make sure clothes get a thorough wash thanks to the Stay Clean Drawer
  • ensure your machine is in tip top condition – detect any problems before they occur with Smart Check


Get the fridge stocked up

Christmas is all about the food. Whether you’re planning roast turkey with all the trimmings, a cocktail party packed with delicious nibbles or both.

samsung fridge freezer

You’ll have plenty of room for all your foodie treats with this Samsung RB37J5330SA fridge-freezer

Use it to:

  • store loads of food – with 269 litres of fridge space and 98 litres in the freezer
  • keep all your foods at the same temperature with the All-round Cooling system
  • enjoy larger internal capacity thanks to SpaceMax technology that uses slim designed wall ducts without compromising on external dimensions
  • store it your way – 4 adjustable bin doors give you the flexibility to store different sized items
  • keep meat and fish fresh in the special ‘Fresh Zone’ chiller compartment
  • enjoy quiet running with the Digital Inverter Compressor
  • forget about defrosting – it’s a frost-free model


Offer them a cuppa

After a long drive battling the Christmas traffic, it’s nice to greet your guests with a soothing cup of tea. breville curve

Have a brew ready for when they arrive with the Breville Curve VKT017 Jug Kettle

Use it to:

  • knock up a decent cuppa in next to no time with the rapid boiling feature
  • keep your kitchen looking stylish thanks to the on-trend curvy design
  • fill up with exactly the water you need using the accurate water level


Cooking them dinner

Your guests arrive on Christmas Eve, and with a huge day of cooking coming the following day, you want to make them something that’s super-tasty but hassle-free.

neff slide and hide

The right oven can help make your mealtimes easier. Take the Neff Slide and Hide built-in oven

Use it to:

  • slide the door beneath the oven base when you open it to maximise kitchen space
  • grill food as well as bake and roast with the multi-function oven
  • cook with the fan oven or standard oven
  • pre-heat the oven fast and be sure of an accurate temperature
  • spend less time scrubbing with innovative auto-clean – pyrolytic liners absorb and burn away fat spills


The morning after

Bleary heads seeking coffee, conversation and a fruit-packed energy boost…


Make them a coffee

After a night of celebrating you’ll want a coffee machine that can whip up drinks effortlessly – whether that’s a capsule or bean-to-cup maker depends on your preference…

Nespresso kitchenaid

What’s a capsule coffee machine?

Capsule machines are convenient to use and free of any mess. Storing the coffee in sealed pods keeps it extra-fresh and makes for a smooth espresso every time.

For a coffee that’s spot on every time, you need the KitchenAid Artisan Nespresso Aeroccino 3

Use it to:

  • enjoy one of the 24 different varieties of coffee available with Nespresso capsules
  • make perfect brews in 30 seconds thanks to the super-quick heat-up time
  • whip up barista-style drinks using the professional milk frother

delonghi magnifica

What’s a bean-to-cup machine?

Catering for coffee snobs? You may prefer the aroma of freshly ground beans with a bean-to-cup machine.

These are also easy to use – simply pour the beans into the machine and it’ll grind and dispense the right amount for your drink.

We love the Delonghi Magnifica S ECAM

Use it to:

  • keep noise to a minimum at the breakfast table thanks to its silent grinder
  • customise the strength, size and temperature of coffee to each guest’s tastes
  • make great milky cappuccinos with its milk frother


Make a sore-head-soothing smoothie

A freshly blitzed fruit smoothie is a great way of perking up your guests after a night of celebrating.

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A fruit smoothie will raise blood sugar levels to give everyone a much-needed boost. Serve it with protein-rich scrambled eggs and you’re the prefect host.

Powerful and easy to set up, it’s no wonder smoothie and juice fans love the Nutribullet <link to:

Use it to:

  • make excellent smoothies with crushed ice or cream
  • crush nuts, seeds and oats
  • extract nutrients from whole fruit and veg

Another great extraction-type bullet blender is the Nutri Ninja BL 480 


Don’t waste time washing up

Don’t leave your guests alone while you disappear into the kitchen for hours of cleaning. Let a dishwasher do the dirty work while you talk about old times and new with your guests.

Bosch dishwasher

We love the Bosch SMS25EI00G dishwasher

Use it to:

  • fit in all your dishes with 13 place settings
  • accommodate items of all shapes and sizes with the adjustable VarioFlex baskets and drawer
  • unload sooner with the ExtraDry programme – this dries at a higher temperature to speed up the process
  • protect your glassware and keep it shining for longer with the Glass 40° wash


Browse our home appliances for more ideas on how to prepare for your guests