Get into the Christmas Spirit With These Festive Staycations
Christmas is around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited. While we may not be jetting off to the crystal-clear waters of Maldives or cosying up at a fire in a lodge somewhere far this year, Hong Kong presents an abundance of alternatives from outdoor getaways to five-star pampering spacations. If you’re staying in the city this Christmas, here are some of the most festive staycations to book—and book them quick, as we expect they’ll sell out fast.
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An Artisanal Christmas at K11 ARTUS
K11 ARTUS is welcoming guests to embrace the festive season in ultimate luxury with its artisanal Christmas celebrations. Perched on Victoria Dockside, the residences is offering a cultural, artful journey that combines light and sound, amidst the Christmas-lit iconic skyline. Cuddle up and enjoy a private, aerial view of Globoscope at 7/F Bohemian Garden of K11 MUSEA. Residents, where K11 ARTUS will have priority access at Globscope throughout their stay, enjoying an outdoor art space with captivating music and light.
K11 ARTUS’s restaurant, The Commune, is welcoming guests with a range of delicious seasonal menu’s that are tailored with wine pairings selected by the residences in-house sommelier.
20% Off Best Available Rate: Guests can get an exclusive 20% off when booking ‘Best Available Rate’ from K11 ARTUS’s official website when subscribing to their e-newsletter. From now until 31 December 2020, every successful subscriber of the e-newsletter will receive a limited-time exclusive booking link offering a 20% off ‘Best Available Rate’ for stays before 31 December 2020.
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Festive Staycation at Rosewood Hong Kong
Elevate your Christmas celebration at Rosewood, one of Hong Kong’s latest top luxury hotels. Get into the festive spirit by diving into the marshmallow-soft bed and wake up (after some indulgent breakfast) to do some last-minute Christmas shopping at nearby K11 Musea where a wealth of shops await. Bring your loved one and enjoy a festive set-lunch or dinner at Holt’s Café, or festive set lunch at Asaya Kitchen for two (Dinner is unavailable on 24th and 31st December, 2020). The room is decked on in festive amenities to get the mood going, plus guests get a KLUB 11 Gold Card Membership, HK$500 K11 Musea Gift Voucher.
When: December 01, 2020 to December 30, 2020 (blackout dates: 24, 25, 26 December 2020)
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Festive Staycation at Four Seasons Hong Kong
Celebrate the festive season for a little longer to reconnect with loved ones at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong. Stay two or more nights at the prestigious hotels on Christmas on New Year’s to enjoy 30% off the Room Rate, daily breakfast for two at The Lounge or through In-Room Dining and a range of festive offerings. Guests staying between December 23 and January 2 have the option to book the Festive Dinner Buffet at a special supplementary price (dinner available only to overnight guests; please contact the Hotel for more details).
When: December 24 2020 to January 3 2021 (min. two-night stay).
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Santa Is Callin’ at LANDMARK Mandarin Oriental
Indulge in the fully-immersive, festive Santa Is Callin’ staycation at LANDMARK Mandarin Oriental to get the jingle bells ringin’. Home to multiple Michelin-starred restaurants and a stunning spa with rejuvenating facilities, the hotel makes a wonderful venue for festive holiday seekers in the city. The package includes round-trip limousine transfer, premium gifts of Amorepacific Time, Response Experience or, Goutal Paris fragrance, Magnus & Novus HKD1,500 gift voucher, up to HKD2,000 F&B or Spa credit per stay, and 20% discount at Amber, SOMM, MO Bar, PDT, in-room dining and spa treatments (blackout dates apply). Expect cheery turndown amenities and festive welcome amenities to uplift the Christmas spirit in the comfort of your room/suite.
When: 16 November to 31 December 2020 (blackout dates: 23 to 31 December 2020).
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Festive Retreat Staycation at Peninsula
Designed to allow guests to sleep in and recharge their bodies in time for the festive celebrations ahead, Peninsula’s staycation features a scrumptious set brunch The Verandah or Felix (on check-out date), a three-course set dinner at The Lobby or The Verandah (on check-in date), and a 7-day complimentary use/trial at PURE Yoga.
When: Booking period: From 6 to 15 November 2020 / Stay period: From 1 to 18 December 2020.
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The House Is Aglow at The Upper House
Take a festive staycation out at The Upper House, where Christmas is celebrated from all corners of the establishment. From hot chocolate to Afternoon Tea delights, traditional feasts and cocktails inspired by the season fill the grounds, on top of the regular festive workshops and Christmas markets as one of the super festive staycations. The House Is Aglow staycation includes daily breakfast at Café Gray Deluxe, a three-course set dinner for two at Café Gray Deluxe, a HK$500 gift card, and a virtual augmented reality experience at Pacific Place’s Santa’s Cabin* (Available for stays in December. Tickets are limited and first come, first served).
The one-of-a-kind Christmas tree (designer soon to be revealed) is up for auction with all proceeds benefiting a local NGO, ImpactHK.
When: 1 November 2020 to 30 December 2020.
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Festive Staycations at The Pottinger Hong Kong
Christmas is celebrated in many ways at The Pottinger Hong Kong, where boutique meets luxury in the heart of the city. Ring in the festive season with this lavish hotel with one of the festive staycations which include the Romantic Festive Staycation, the Holiday Staycation, or A Merry Brunch Staycation. Expect a jolly celebration, whichever you choose.
When: 13 November 2020 to 31 December 2020.
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Grand Festive Celebration at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
Experience the festivities at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, where a world of Christmas discoveries await. The Grand Festive Celebration is one of the most festive staycations, featuring exclusive amenities for the holidays at the luxurious accommodation. Gaze at the hotel’s reimagined Mezzanine floor, which will be transformed into a Christmas wonderland with Santa’s grotto, a special festive post office, and a range of jolly goodies for all to enjoy. The staycation package includes daily breakfast, a one-pound festive-themed cake, and a bottle of champagne.
When: 1 December 2020 to 10 January 2021 (blackout dates might apply).
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Christmas Staycation at Novotel
With winter around the corner, Novotel’s Christmas Staycation welcomes guests to retreat away at their Tung Chung location for a staycation package which includes a one-night stay in the Superior room/Executive Premier Room and a festive season four-course set dinner for two persons in Olea and a buffet breakfast. Add on HK$128+ per person for free-flow French Wine.
When: 24, 25 & 31 December 2020 (offer available for booking at least 7 days in advance).
Dine & Stay In Style at ALVA HOTEL BY ROYAL
Celebrate Christmas cheer at ALVA HOTEL BY ROYAL with the festive staycation package. It includes a festive dinner buffet for 2 adults (for Apartment); or 2 adults and 1 child aged below 12 at Alva House (for Family Room), breakfast for 2 adults at Alva House (for Apartment), cycling facilities, and minibar beverages upon arrival.
When: Until January 1st 2021 (An additional HK$100 per night supplementary fee for 24 to 26, 31 December 2020 and 1 January 2021 will be applied to Family Room bookings staying during mentioned period).