Some, like Simon Cowell, soaked up the sun in St. Barths, while others, like Mariah Carey and Kate Hudson, chose to become ski bunnies in Aspen.
So where did the A-list go this holiday season? Check out our list below!
Los Cabos, Mexico
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are enjoying their first Christmas as an engaged couple, while George Clooney and Stacy Keibler celebrated their second season as a couple.
Halle Berry and fiance Olivier Martinez were caught taking a romantic holiday stroll through the City of Lights.
Kate Hudson and fiance Matt Bellamy spent the holidays walking through the chic ski bunny town of Aspen, where her family, including mom Goldie Hawn, stepfather-figure Kurt Russell and brother Oliver, have a home. Mariah Carey was also spotted in the Colorado town dressed in furs with husband Nick Cannon.
Jessica Simpson announced her second pregnancy while vacationing with mom Tina, husband Eric Johnson, daughter Maxwell and sister Ashlee in Oahu; Ben Stiller and his family were spotted on the island of Kauai.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA
Ashton Kutcher took Mila Kunis home for the holidays to meet the parents during their first Christmas as a couple (and not co-stars).
Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber were seen toting their gorgeous, model-perfect children to have a haute holiday in the Middle East.
Simon Cowell, Rachel Zoe, Lady Victoria Hervey and Stephanie Seymour are among those spending the season on the celebrity stomping ground of St. Barths.
The Kardashians celebrated locally with a Christmas Eve party at their Calabasas home which was attended by Kim’s boyfriend Kanye West. Harrison Ford spent his holiday charitably, donating his time to the Los Angeles Mission’s food kitchen, while Jay Leno had a rough time of it when his vintage White Motor Company car broke down on an LA street. Lea Michele was all smiles, however, as she was seen checking in to the stunning Montage Beverly Hills.