The Best Hong Kong Staycations To Book For Chinese New Year And Valentine’s Day 2021
Just because international travel and large gatherings are still off the cards, doesn’t mean your celebrations for Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day 2021 can’t be just as festive and memorable as years past. A plethora of luxury hotels in Hong Kong is offering tempting staycation packages with stellar dining options, room upgrades and festive amenities to help you get into the holiday spirit.
Here, we’ve curated a list of the best hotels to book for a Hong Kong staycation over the celebratory season. Whether you’re hoping to spend more quality time with your family and friends, or looking to celebrate moments with a special someone, there’s something to please everyone.
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Date: From February 12-18
Named the Grand Dame of the Far East, The Peninsula is the epitome of luxury and elegance. A staycation here is the ultimate indulgence—whether it’s for a celebration or simply a holiday break.
This Chinese New Year, the hotel entices guests with a new “An Ox-picious Journey” package for the perfect getaway, which includes an overnight stay in a Deluxe Room, daily breakfast for two at The Lobby, one-way hotel limousine transfer between the guest’s home and the hotel, a HK$688 dining credit to be used at the hotel’s restaurants (except Imasa), as well as admission to the "Fortune Catching Net" at Sky Terrace 428 with a one-way tram ride to The Peak.
Guests will also be able to select one activity from the two programmes curated by the hotel—"Historical Journey" and "Artisanal Journey"—which include options of movie screening, private painting class and more.
For guests who book the package and opt for the Superior Suite or any room type above, they will enjoy a HK$1,288 dining credit, a complimentary 30-minute “Wheels of Fortune Experience”, and a ride in a Peninsula Rolls-Royce for a truly indulgent experience.
For bookings, visit peninsula.com
St. Regis Hong Kong
Date: From February 4 to 21 (Exquisite Rendezvous); From now till December 31 (Exquisite Celebration for Him and Her)
Indulge in a five-star luxury stay at St. Regis Hong Kong and take advantage of the “Exquisite Rendezvous” package, which includes a guaranteed upgrade to Grand Deluxe Room, complimentary valet parking for one car, daily breakfast for two at Rùn, and a choice to choose from in-room afternoon tea for two or a three-course dinner at The Drawing Room.
For Valentine’s Day, the hotel has prepared a series of exclusive offers for you to enjoy an unforgettable staycation with your significant other. The “Exquisite Celebration for Him & Her” package comes with the hotel’s signature butler services, a guaranteed room upgrade to Premier Room with flexible check-in and check-out time, daily breakfast for two at Rùn and a HK$500 spending credit to be used at the hotel during the stay. Guests will also enjoy luxurious welcome amenities including a bottle of champagne, bubble bath, strawberries and chocolate, as well as personalised fitness training for two (which can be arranged when gyms are allowed to reopen).
For those looking to splurge during the holidays, book the package and elevate the stay by supplementing HK$3,000 for a room upgrade to St. Regis Suite.
For bookings, visit stregis.com
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The Upper House
Date: Available on Fridays, Saturdays and public holidays until March 31, 2021 (Weekend Escape); From now till February 21 (Romantic Getaway)
Ring in the new year with a truly luxurious, relaxing stay at The Upper House Hong Kong this festive season. The hotel is offering a “Weekend Escape” package, which includes a night in a spacious Studio 70 room with island or harbour views, daily breakfast for two, complimentary Maxi Bar, as well as unlimited on-demand popcorn and in-room blockbuster movies.
For lovebirds looking to make their V-day celebration extra special, be sure to book the special “Romantic Getaway” package. In addition to offering an overnight accommodation and daily breakfast for two at The Continental, Pacific Place, the package also comes with a choice of a three-course dinner served at the restaurant or a HK$1,000 in-room dining credit, a bottle of champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries on arrival. If that doesn’t sound lavish enough, elevate your stay by booking a rejuvenating couple massage in the privacy of your own room.
For bookings, visit upperhouse.com
Four Seasons Hong Kong
Date: From now till March 31
Four Seasons Hong Kong is pulling out all the stops this Chinese New Year with their “Stay and Dine” package to spoil you and your loved ones with the hotel’s top-notch dining and wellness offerings. The package includes a night in the Deluxe Peak View Room, daily breakfast for two, a choice of one of the following benefits: a HK$1,000 hotel credit or a three-course dinner (Chinese, Western or Indian cuisine) served in-room with two complimentary glasses of Prosecco.
That’s not all, guests will also enjoy fun, creative virtual activities prepared by hotel staff and get to experience the hotel’s new wellness program, “Sleep Well”. Featuring a selection of therapies and amenities to help you achieve quality sleep and better health, including a healthy, nourishing menu designed by executive chef Dirk Haltenhof, sleep consultation by spa director, bath and foot massage ritual, as well as singing bowl sound therapy, guests are bound to leave the hotel completely rejuvenated.
For bookings, visit fourseasons.com
The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong
Date: February 11-15 (Bring It Ox); From February 11 to March 14 (520 I Love You)
Whether it’s a family vacation or a romantic getaway you’re after this festive season, The Ritz-Carlton's deluxe staycation packages are sure to please. The hotel has launched a new “Bring It Ox” package featuring plenty of perks alongside one night’s accommodation in a Deluxe Room, including in-room festive amenities, a bottle of welcome champagne and daily breakfast at The Lounge & Bar for two. Guests who book their stays on February 11, 12, 13 & 15 will be also treated to a four-course dinner at the Lounge & Bar. For bookings with two nights or more, guests will enjoy complimentary room upgrade to Deluxe Victoria Harbour Room, CNY-themed afternoon tea for two at Café 103 as well as a luxury picnic basket for two to be served in the room.
In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the hotel is offering a special “520 I Love You” package, which comes with a special rate for reservations of two nights and daily breakfast for two. For the first ten confirmed bookings with two nights, guests will even enjoy a complimentary photo shoot at the Instagrammable corner windowsill in the suite by a professional photographer.
For bookings, visit ritzcarlton.com
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Rosewood Hong Kong
Date: February 1-28
Fancy an opulent staycation that combines exceptional fine-dining experiences, world-class hospitality and luxurious facilities? Rosewood Hong Kong is the place to be. The “Spring Festival Stay” package is this year’s special, which includes a complimentary third night with every two consecutive nights booked, auspicious in-room amenities and daily breakfast for two at Holt’s Café. A complimentary KLUB 11 Gold Card Membership and a HK$200 K11 Musea e-voucher will be also given per stay for guests to enjoy shopping privileges. Guests who book their stays during CNY can also join a Chinese tea-making workshop (HK$888 per person) led by tea master Alan Leung.
For bookings, visit rosewoodhotes.com
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Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
Date: From February 1 to June 30
To celebrate the completion of its renovation programme next month, Mandarin Oriental will be launching The Club Escape room package for guests to enjoy a five-star staycation and experience all of the new openings.
The package comes with Club Floor accommodation, welcome amenities, off-menu tasting for two at Man Wah, one signature cocktail for two people at the new Japanese dining establishment The Aubrey, late check-out (until 6pm), and access to The Mandarin Club privileges, including private check-in and check-out, breakfast, afternoon tea, light snacks, evening canapés with champagne, complimentary minibar drinks and many more. Guests will also enjoy 30 per cent off the best available rate for a second consecutive night.
For bookings, visit mandarinoriental.com
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JW Marriott Hong Kong
Date: From now till March 31
Luxury hotel JW Marriott Hong Kong has curated a new staycation package with food lovers in mind. As well as featuring a one-night stay in a tastefully-appointed guestroom and buffet breakfast for two, the “JW Eatcation” package also includes one of the following dining options served in the comfort of your room: a six-course set menu featuring refined Cantonese cuisine at Man Ho; a four-course seafood menu at Fish Bar; and a four-course set menu with delicious grills at Flint.
For couples or groups of friends who want to celebrate special occasions, look no further than the “Celebrate@JW” package. 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 bouquet of 33 roses accompanied by a complimentary bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne.
For bookings, visit marriott.com
Date: From now till April 30
If you’re in need of a five-star staycation to unwind and reset, these wellness-focused packages curated by the ultra-luxe residence K11 Artus will not disappoint. The residence is offering a “Detox in Bliss” package that allows you to escape from the frenzy of city life in its elegant surroundings and top-notch wellness programmes, which features one night's accommodation, breakfast and three-course healthy set lunch (which can be tailored to vegan, vegetarian and keto diet) for two at The Commune, a residence art tour, as well as in-room yoga amenities (yoga mat and yoga block) for you to stay fit and healthy during the stay. A welcome gift of a HK$200 K11 Musea e-voucher will be also offered for guests who registered as new KLUB 11 members.
Another package, “Retox in Luxury” is also an excellent option for a splurge-worthy getaway. One of the highlights is the private 30-minute mixology session that designed and led by the residence’s head mixologist Slamet Haryadi, where guests will learn how to craft classic cocktails with a twist in the comfort of their room. Besides offering one-night stay and breakfast for two at The Commune, the package also includes a complimentary KLUB 11 Gold Card Membership and a HK$200 K11 Musea e-voucher (available to new KLUB 11 members only). K11 Artus will be also serving a special V-day menu on February 14, with last orders at 3:30pm. Priced at HK$1,300 for two persons, the menu offers a tantalising selection of starters, mains and desserts for guests to enjoy a truly indulgent celebration.
For bookings, visit artus.com.hk
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The Hari Hong Kong
This Valentine’s Day, spoil your S.O with a decadent staycation at The Hari Hong Kong, the city’s newest luxury hotel. In addition to offering an overnight accommodation in one of their beautifully designed suite with stunning city views of Wan Chai and Causeway Bay, the “Romance In Style” package also includes breakfast for two, a personalised in-room cocktail and appetiser platter, welcome amenities including your choice of a bottle of champagne, red wine or white wine, bubble bath with rose petals—everything you need for a truly romantic getaway.
For bookings, visit thehari.com
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W Hong Kong
Date: From February 11-15
This Chinese New Year, W Hong Kong will be running a new “Pump Up The Eats XOXO edition” staycation package, which comes with one-night accommodation in a stylishly appointed room, breakfast for two, three-course set lunch or afternoon tea set for two at Woobar, as well as one of the following dinner options: a special CNY menu for two at Sing Ying Cantonese Dining or a V-Day set menu served in-room. Guests will be also given a HK$500 gift voucher for selected treatments at Bliss Spa. For a truly indulgent stay, add HK$488 for an in-room relaxing bath ritual.
For bookings, visit w-hongkong.com
Cordis Hong Kong
Date: From now till February 12 (book period); February 13-14 (stay period)
Cordis Hong Kong has launched a series of staycation packages and experiences specially designed for every loving couple this Valentine’s Day. The “Day Night Under The Stars” package is full of sweet pampering, which comes with a comfy stay in a luxurious room, breakfast buffet at The Place for two, and a special set dinner served in room with a beautiful starry light setup.
The hotel has also launched another package, “Say I Do!”, which is perfect for those who looking for romantic and unique ideas to pop the question this V-day. The package includes an overnight accommodation in the one-bedroom Executive Suite, breakfast buffet at The Place for two, access to the Club Lounge, as well as a V-day dinner served in-room, sparkling wine and strawberries on arrival, as well as a beautiful bouquet of 99 roses. Couples will be also given a spa voucher to enjoy a 60-minute treatment at Chuan Spa when spa facilities are allowed to reopen.
For bookings, visit cordishotels.com
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Island Shangri-La and Kowloon Shangri-La
Date: February 12-14
For a truly luxury city getaway, Island Shangri-La's “Diamonds Are Forever” package will not disappoint. In collaboration with the prestigious watches and jewellery brand Piaget, the hotel has prepared a series of exclusive offers for you to enjoy a romantic celebration with your special someone. Aside from one night’s accommodation in the presidential suite or specialty suite, the package also includes a candle-lit dinner prepared by executive chef Uwe Opocensky, champagne and chocolates on arrival, a bouquet of 99 red roses, and even a Piaget diamond pendant necklace as a gift. Guests will be also treated to a champagne breakfast in bed, round-trip limousine transfers, as well as butler services.
The hotel group has also curated another package “Stay In Love” that will make lovebirds’ staycation memorable and worthwhile. Available to book at Island and Kowloon Shangri-La, the package includes an overnight accommodation, daily breakfast for two, a special in-room meal prepared by Lobster Bar and Grill at Island Shangri-La or Angelini at Kowloon Shangri-La. A bottle of sparkling wine, chocolates and round-trip limousine transfers will be offered as well.
For bookings, visit shangri-la.com