The Best Hong Kong Staycations To Book For Christmas 2020
While this year’s celebration may feel a bit different, with our travel plans having to be cancelled, there are a plethora of luxury hotels in Hong Kong offering incredible staycation packages to give us a little taste of escapism. Featuring plenty of perks—from dining and spa credits to festive treats and fun activities, these are the best Hong Kong staycations to book for Christmas 2020.
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Date: From December 1 to January 3, 2021
Fancy an ultra-luxe staycation that combines top-notch services, fun activities and stellar dining options? Book the “Festive World—A Nordic Inspiration” package curated by The Peninsula Hong Kong, the legendary “Grande Dame of the Far East”.
The package includes a night in a festive-themed guestroom or suite featuring harbour views and a beautiful fireplace, daily breakfast for two at The Lobby, one-way hotel limousine transfer between the guest’s home and the hotel, $500 dining credit to be used at the hotel’s restaurants (except Imasa), as well as festive room decorations and Norther Light-inspired turn-down service.
That’s not all, the package also comes with your choice of one of these fun activities: motoring journey, where guests can inspect and learn about the 1934 Rolls-Royce vintage; aviation journey, an aviation history tour with a visit to the hotel’s helipad for photo-taking; and cinematic journey, where guests can watch your favourite classic movies in a unique venue. Guests who enjoyed their stays on December 25 will be even greeted by a special festive guest for a truly magical celebration.
For bookings, visit peninsula.com
Rosewood Hong Kong
Date: From December 1 to 30 (Festive Staycation); from December 24 to 26 (Christmas Escape)
If you’re looking to celebrate moments with a special someone, Rosewood Hong Kong’s deluxe staycation packages are sure to please.
This year, the hotel is offering a special “Festive Staycation” package, which includes a stay at one of the gorgeously-appointed guestrooms, daily breakfast for two, a festive set lunch or dinner at Holt’s Café, or lunch at Asaya Kitchen for two (dinner will be unavailable on December 24 and 31). A complimentary KLUB 11 Gold Card Membership, HK$500 Musea Gift Voucher will be also given per stay for guests to enjoy some holiday shopping.
The hotel will be also launching another package, “Christmas Escape”, to offer guests a wonderful festive celebration, which includes one night’s accommodation, breakfast for two, festive brunch or dinner for two with an option of free-flow champagne (available for dinner appointments on December 24 and brunch on 25-26), a KLUB 11 Gold Card Membership, as well as HK$500 Musea Gift Voucher.
For bookings, visit rosewoodhotels.com
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The Upper House Hong Kong
Date: From now till December 30
Another excellent option for a five-star festive staycation in the city, The Upper House Hong Kong’s “The House Is Aglow” package is specially designed for urbanites who yearn for a relaxing holiday break in a luxurious, tranquil setting.
In addition to offering an overnight accommodation in a spacious Studio 70 room with island or harbour views, and daily breakfast for two at Café Gray Deluxe, the package also includes a three-course dinner for two at the same restaurant, as well as a HK$500 gift card.
A fun virtual augmented reality experience at the nearby shopping mall Pacific Place’s Santa’s Cabin will be also offered for guests who enjoy their stays in December. Oh, and did we mention that Tatler is partnering with the hotel to host a Christmas Market on November 29 where you can shop everything from luxe designer pieces to gourmet food and beverage items?
For bookings, visit upperhouse.com
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The Landmark Mandarin Oriental
Date: From November 16 to December 31
Treat yourself and your loved ones to a decadent staycation at The Landmark Mandarin Oriental this Christmas. The hotel’s newly-launched “Santa Is Callin” package is designed to bring you a truly memorable celebration, which comes with an overnight accommodation, round-trip limousine transfer, special Christmas amenities, as well as premium gifts from Amorepacific, Goutal Paris and Magnus & Novus.
The package also includes a spending credit to be used at the hotel’s restaurants (HK$1,000 for L450 rooms; HK$1,500 for L600 rooms; HK$2,000 for L900 suite), including Amber, SOMM, MO Bar, PDT, in-room dining (except breakfast period) or spa.
For bookings, visit mandarinoriental.com/the-landmark
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St. Regis Hong Kong
Date: From November 30 to January 2
Unwind at St. Regis Hong Kong this Christmas and indulge in an impressive range of dining options during your stay. The hotel’s “Magical Festive Staycation” package comes with one-night accommodation at one of their deluxe rooms, breakfast for two at the Cantonese restaurant Rùn, and a choice of one of the following dining offers: an in-room festive afternoon tea for two, or a three-course festive menu at The Drawing Room for two, which is served with one glass of red or white wine each and can be enjoyed in the privacy of your room.
If that doesn’t sound lavish enough, elevate your staycation by treating yourself to a five or eight-course dinner at the Michelin-starred French restaurant L'Envol, which is available from November 30 to December 31.
After enjoying your festive meals, be sure to check out the hotel’s festive decorations at the lobby area and take some pictures for your ‘gram. There will be also a special Santa's postbox at The Great Room for guests to send their wishes via a postcard directly to the North Pole.
For bookings, visit marriott.com
Four Seasons Hong Kong
Date: From now till December 28 (Suite Escape); from December 24 to January 3, 2021 (Festive Staycation)
Whether it’s a romantic getaway or a family holiday you’re after this Christmas, Four Seasons Hong Kong has it all sorted. The luxury hotel has prepared a series of exclusive offers that will ensure a truly deluxe festive celebration, including the “Suite Escape” package, where guests can enjoy 50% off the best available rate and exclusive access to Lane Crawford’s Platinum Suite with a complimentary personal styling session. For guests staying between December 23 and January 2, they can even enjoy a festive dinner buffet at a special price.
A one-night stay is definitely not enough at the beautiful luxury hotel. If you want to splurge during the holidays and have more time to indulge in the hotel’s top-notch culinary offerings, infinity pool and spa treatments, why not opt for the “Festive Staycation” package? The package is applicable to bookings with a minimum of two nights, which comes with 30% off the best available rate and daily breakfast for two served in The Lounge or through in-room dining. Complimentary kids’ activities including nail art and cookie decorating classes will be also offered for families who book any of the room packages during the festive season.
For bookings, visit fourseasons.com
The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
Date: From now till January 31, 2021 (Hong Kong Retreat); from now till February 28, 2021 (Celebration Suite)
The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong is pulling out all the stops this Christmas with their special “Hong Kong Retreat” package to pamper you and your family with the hotel’s impeccable facilities, picturesque views and top-notch culinary offerings.
An exclusive offer for Hong Kong residents, the package includes a luxurious accommodation with beautiful city or harbour views, daily breakfast at Clipper Lounge or Café Causette, as well as a complimentary bottle of house wine for stays between December 22 and January 6, 2021.
For those who want to plan for a mini getaway with friends, opt for the hotel’s “Celebration Suite” package. As well as offering 25 per cent off for a stay in an selected luxurious suite, guests will be offered a complimentary guest room on the same room, daily breakfast for four at Clipper Lounge or Café Causette, madeleine and rose petal jam as welcome amenities, a welcome bottle of champagne and in-room decorations.
For bookings, visit mandarinoriental.com
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JW Marriott Hong Kong
Date: From December 14 to 30 (Festive Staycation); from now till December 30 (Celebrate@JW); from now till November 30 (JW Family Fun Package)
This Christmas, JW Marriott Hong Kong will be running a new “Festive Staycation” package, which includes a one-night stay in a tastefully-appointed guestroom, buffet breakfast for two at JW Café and festive buffet dinner at The Lounge for two.
For couples or groups of friends who want to celebrate special occasions, the “Celebrate@JW” package could be the answer. Apart from offering a luxurious stay in a guestroom and in-room celebration decorations, the package also includes buffet breakfast at JW Café, a choice of an afternoon tea set for two at Flint or a HK$500 dining voucher to be used during the stay or within a month after checkout. What’s more, guests can pick one of the following benefits to complete the experience: a one-hour photography service provided by a professional photographer with 30 images offered, or a free bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne with a bouquet of 33 roses.
For families that wish to spend some quality time together and enjoy some top-notch dining experiences, look no further than the “JW Family Fun Package”. It includes a stay in two connecting rooms with flexible check-in and check-out time, buffet breakfast at JW Café for up to four people, a HK$1,500 dining credit for guests who book their stays between Sunday and Thursday (HK$1,200 for check-in on Friday and Sunday), as well as selected drinks or refreshments to be enjoyed by the pool.
For bookings, visit marriott.com
Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
Date: From December 1 to January 10, 2021
Celebrate Christmas in style with your significant other at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong this year. The hotel is offering 15 per cent off for bookings of its “Bed and Breakfast” package, which includes daily breakfast at Grand Café for two at an additional HK$500, a bottle of champagne and a one-pound festive-themed cake for a truly indulgent staycation experience.
What’s more, the hotel is also launching a charitable initiative “Santa’s Grotto”, where guests are invited to meet Santa at the Mezzanine and take some holiday snaps. There will be also a shop selling festive goods and a post box for guests to send warm greetings and love to their overseas friends and family for free. All the proceeds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help fulfil the wishes of children with critical illnesses.
For bookings, visit hyatt.com
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The Murray, Hong Kong
Date: From December 1 to 23 (Murray Merry December); from December 24 to January 3, 2021 (Murray Festive Escapade)
The Murray, Hong Kong is launching two tempting staycation packages with a series of exclusive offers that will ensure a delightful Christmas celebration. The first one, “Murray Merry December” package includes a luxurious accommodation, daily breakfast for two, a scrumptious festive afternoon tea for two with free-flow Prosecco, and a complimentary overnight parking for one vehicle. Guests will also be able to enjoy artisanal coffee, premium teas and soft drinks at Murray Lane between 5:30 pm and 8:00 pm.
For those looking to splurge on this special occasion, book the “Murray Festive Escapade” package. Apart from offering daily breakfast and festive afternoon tea for two with a bottle of Prosecco, a wide selection of drinks to be enjoyed at the Murray Lane, the package also includes HK$2,000 dining credit per night to be spent at any of the hotel’s restaurants (except Gou Fu Lou).
For bookings, visit niccolohotels.com
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