Dubai, 20 October 2014: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has announced special offers at hotels around the world to celebrate this year’s festive season.
Stay warm this winter with a holiday to Dubai and take advantage of the Winter Flavours promotion that offers complimentary breakfast and a choice of lunch or dinner at Jumeirah's 50 participating restaurants. The offer is valid at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah’s three properties Al Qasr, Mina A'Salam and Dar Al Masyaf. Block out dates at selected venues will be applicable from 23 December 2014 to 14 January 2015.
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah promises guests a sparkling season of traditional festive celebrations set against a legendary backdrop with a mesmerising display of decorations. Bespoke treatments in Talise Spa, include the luxurious Arabian Journey. The Burj Al Arab famed high tea and exquisite festive dishes, are other delightful surprises offered.
A Brazilian Carnival extravaganza will mark the beginning of 2015 in spectacular style. Filled with surprise acts, the New Year’s Eve celebration will begin at 7pm with a reception in the world’s tallest atrium at Sahn Eddar, followed by a Gala Dinner in one of the elegant venues and a captivating 15-minute fireworks show as the clock strikes twelve.
At Jumeirah Beach Hotel guests can enjoy festive experiences across fourteen venues. With a prime beachfront location, the hotel offers a view of Dubai’s most spectacular New Year’s Eve fireworks display.
At the award-winning Latitude restaurant guests can dine al fresco on the terrace or indoors with a festive themed dinner on 24 December. Prices range from AED 650 per person on 25 December to AED 1,850 per person for New Year’s Eve. The refurbished Palm Court provides a modern and comfortable setting to celebrate 2015. A festive themed afternoon tea with bubbly costs AED 850 per person on 31 December.
See in the New Year with the exclusive Gala Dinner for all in-house guests at Jumeirah Beach Hotel’s events arena. This offer is priced at AED 3,600 per person for a minimum seven-night stay from 25 December. In addition Latitude Creations offers pre-cooked turkey and festive dinner packages. Orders must be placed in advance for collection from 20 December to 26 December 2014.
Book any room category for a minimum of three nights at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel and take advantage of 20% off the best available rates. On 25 December, a festive brunch will be offered in Nomad, prices range from AED 330 – AED 550. A Gala Dinner Buffet will take place On New Year’s Eve and entertainment will include a live band and a games area. Prices range from AED 600 - AED 900. At Blue Flame, a gala dinner on New Year’s Eve will take place. Prices start from AED 600 which includes selected beverages and a set dinner. Entertainment will be provided from a jazz duo band. New Year’s Eve at Cu-ba will offer a mini-buffet, beverage packages and rooftop party to view the city’s fireworks display. Prices start from AED 500 or AED 3,500 for a table of seven people.
At Jumeirah Emirates Towers, sample the flavours of Lebanon at Al Nafoorah or Italian creations at Alta Badia. Dine at The Rib Room or try a traditional British-style Boxing Day brunch at Alfie’s. Soak up the festive spirit with a Mediterranean twist at Mosaico, where children under 12 dine for free. Stock up on sweet and savoury treats, stocking fillers and order a turkey from The Hamper Shop, via the Lobby Lounge.
At Jumeirah Zabeel Saray stays from 27 December onwards need to include a minimum of five nights with a compulsory purchase of the New Year’s Eve Gala dinner. At Imperium restaurant, guests can enjoy a dinner for AED 395 per person on 24 December, a brunch on 25 December from AED 375 and Boxing Day brunch from AED 320. Italian-inspired Plaj restaurant will offer an al fresco brunch on 25 December from AED 315. Guests can also enjoy the new Rib Room restaurant, which will offer an à la carte five-course dinner with bubbly on 24 December for AED 1,400 or a lunch on 25 December for AED 650. Children under 12 can dine at half price. Turkey takeaways and a festive afternoon tea complete with live bouzouki players are available at Sultan’s Lounge over the festive period.
In-house guests can start their New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner celebrations with a welcome reception, glass of bubbly, canapés and light entertainment in the Sultan’s Lounge. Enjoy an extravagant five-course dinner in a restaurant of your choice or a gourmet buffet in Imperium and an unforgettable evening in MusicHall. The gala dinner costs AED 3,900 per person, including unlimited beverages.
Madinat Jumeirah will welcome back the Souk Festive Market from 17 - 27 December. The annual winter wonderland runs for 10 days in the Souk Amphitheatre and includes a giant snow globe, ice rink, Santa surfing, a reindeer rodeo, Santa’s grotto, children’s play area and the North Pole Train. On 24 and 25 December Madinat Jumeirah offers 18 options to enjoy lunch, brunch, buffet, afternoon tea and dinner.
On 25 December, sample an impressive feast at the Mina A’Salam Festive Brunch in Al Muna, Tortuga and Zheng He’s restaurants, priced from AED 450, or try the Al Qasr Brunch in Al Hambra, Arboretum and MJ’s Steakhouse from AED 500. Appearances from Santa, festive decorations, live music and entertainment will feature across the resort.
Madinat Jumeirah’s New Year Gala Dinner will take place in the Middle East’s largest event space. This exclusive black tie event is open to in-house guests and UAE residents to enjoy live entertainment, fire dancers, free-flowing bubbly and a fabulous festive feast for AED 3,600.
Mina A’Salam’s New Year Celebrations include a buffet across Tortuga, Al Muna and Zheng He’s, one bottle of bubbly per couple, an open bar on selected beverages and access to Shimmers Beach Party from 11pm. The New Year Celebrations in Al Qasr include one bottle of bubbly per couple and access to a buffet across Al Hambra, Arboretum, and MJ’s Steakhouse. Guests can watch the impressive fireworks display from the beach.
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers will offer a number of dining options over the festive period. Scott’s festive lunch on 25 December is priced at AED 375 ++, a themed afternoon tea on 25 December is priced at AED 185 ++ and BiCE will offer a five-course menu priced at AED 950 ++. On New Year’s Eve diners can enjoy a five-course menu at Scott’s priced at AED 1,375 ++ and Chef Benjamin Whatt at Quest has created an “Art and Food” concept priced at AED 1,450 ++. A five-course New Year's Eve menu at Li Beirut is available for AED 750.
Complete your festive shopping and indulge in a winter retreat at Jumeirah Frankfurt. The Festive Season Package is valid from 26 November 2014 – 11 January 2015. Stores on the prestigious Goethestrasse and the MyZeil shopping centre are within walking distance from the hotel and guests can stroll along the river Main, visit the museums and Frankfurt’s traditional markets from 26 November – 22 December 2014. The package includes a one-night stay for two in a room or suite, breakfast buffet for two served in Max on One, traditional German winter drinks upon arrival, three-course dinner menu for two at Max on One. Rates start from EUR 329 in a Deluxe room for two per room per night.
The New Year’s Eve Package includes a one night stay for two in a room or suite, breakfast buffet and seven-course dinner for two at Max on One. Offer valid only on Wednesday, 31 December 2014. Rates start from EUR 539 in a Deluxe room for two per room per night.
Stay at Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah this December and enjoy the Festive Shopping Experience. Explore Istanbul’s famous Istiklal Street and Galata Tower and try a relaxing Ottoman Hamam retreat at the Pera Spa by Spa Soul for a Turkish Bath Ritual. The package includes two nights in a Deluxe Pera View room, breakfast, a themed afternoon tea at Kubbeli Saloon, half-day shopping tour with personal shopping guide, a 20% discount coupon for Brandroom and Harvey Nichols department stores and a Traditional Turkish Bath Ritual in Pera Spa by Spa Soul. The package is available between 20-27 December, priced at €324 +VAT.
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel and Spa in Kuwait is offering a four-course set menu in either Salt or Pepper on 24 – 25 December priced at KWD 28 per person while Talise Spa guests will receive 20% gift voucher on booking a treatment or massage. Garden Café and Olio will be open for casual dining. Over the New Year, guests can book a minimum two-night stay in a Deluxe room and dine at Garden Café or Olio for KWD 177. Guests will also receive a 20% discount on Talise spa gift certificates. Or guests can book a minimum two-night stay in a Grand Deluxe which includes fine dining in Salt or Pepper for KWD 277.
In London, Jumeirah Carlton Tower sets the scene for glamorous festive parties. Choose the picturesque Garden Rooms with impressive views of Cadogan Gardens or the newly refurbished Art-Deco styled ballroom. Ideal for intimate lunches and larger celebrations from 400 – 700 guests for dinner or a cocktail reception, guests can welcome the festive season in with one of the following offers:
The Sparkling Package includes a welcome drink, three-course meal, beverages and novelty decorations from £99 per person including VAT. The Shimmering Package includes a glass of bubbly, followed by a three-course meal, beverages and novelty decorations from £105 per person including VAT. The package can be enhanced with canapés, intermediate courses and a DJ.
Discover the magic of the festive season at Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel with packages guaranteed to create an unforgettable holiday including shopping at Harvey Nichols or a surprise visit from Santa. The Stocking Filler Package from Jumeirah Carlton Tower provides the ideal weekend break where guests can complete their shopping and then unwind. With prices starting from £478 per room per night, guests can enjoy a £100 Harvey Nichols gift voucher, afternoon tea for two in Chinoiserie, overnight accommodation, late check-out and a Continental breakfast for two.
The Surprise Package at Jumeirah Carlton Tower includes an in-room meet and greet with Santa, kids’ bathrobes to take home, personalised treats on arrival, a Treasure Trail to discover the local area and a full English breakfast, priced from £1,126.80 per room per night.
Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel caters to guests seeking a boutique experience in the heart of Belgravia. The seasonal Stocking Filler Package, priced from £288 per room per night, includes a £50 Harvey Nichols gift voucher, Continental breakfast and a delicious afternoon tea for two served in Lowndes Bar and Kitchen. Guests can also unwind with a late check-out or visit the nearby Peak Health Club and Spa to refresh with a swim or work-out.
At Grosvenor House Apartments by Jumeirah Living enjoy the ‘Stress-Free Christmas’ experience. Airport transfers are included from any London airport and upon arrival, guests will be shown to their luxury London Suite or Penthouse to complete with festive decorations and complimentary Fortnum & Mason hamper.
To relax and unwind, guests can book an appointment with Grosvenor House Apartments’ very own trainer in residence, Kathryn Tilbury of Precision Movement. And for those who have left their present shopping to the last minute, there’s no need to worry: Fortnum & Mason personal shoppers will be on-hand to assist, even wrapping and delivering gifts direct to your door. On 25 December, a full festive dinner will be cooked by Grosvenor House Apartments’ top chef. Children can be kept amused throughout the festivities with an in-residence movie package.
In the Maldives, the luxurious Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli resorts are offering the perfect festive escape. With an exciting range of sparkling celebrations, culturally connected activities, fine-dining and children’s events, there’s no better way to celebrate the holidays.
From intimate escapes to indulgent family retreats, Jumeirah Vittaveli offers exclusive luxury just a 20-minute boat ride from the capital Malé. From 18 December 2014 until 8 January 2015, Jumeirah Vittaveli will provide a host of exciting activities, including an island Santa Hunt, outdoor cooking classes and delicious festive brunches. Guests can pick up locally crafted gifts and embrace the festive spirit with seasonal drinks and cookies at a charming festive market, set in traditionally designed wooden huts. An advent calendar display will hold generous prizes from Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts around the world for guests to win each evening. On 25 December, Jumeirah Vittaveli diners can enjoy festive flavours with visits from Santa.
At Jumeirah Dhevanafushi guests can enjoy festive drinks, meditation workshops, shisha and movie nights. The resort’s three restaurants and bar will provide cocktail shaking lessons to a Crustacean grill and ‘A Taste of the South of France’ at Mumayaz. On 25 December guests can dine à la carte in Azara or Johara for a festive meal with all the trimmings. Couples can treat themselves to a seafood platter and dinner with bubbly in their villa.
On New Year’s Eve, guests from both resorts can bid farewell to 2014 with exclusive New Year’s Eve Gala dinners on the beach. With the magnificent backdrop of the Indian Ocean, guests can dance to the traditional Bodu Beru beats until the clocks strike midnight, when the Maldivian night skies will light up with a wonderful firework display; the perfect way to see in the New Year.
In Rome, at Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto, guests who book a minimum two-night stay receive 10% off Best Available Rate, 10% Food and Beverage discount and buffet breakfast. Rates are subject to a 10% VAT and City Tax. Offer valid from 26 October - 25 December and from 4 January - 31 March. Guests who book a two-night stay in a suite can enjoy the New Year’s Celebration Package which includes a complimentary buffet breakfast for two, in-room beverages and light canapés upon arrival, reception and Gala Dinner at Magnolia Restaurant and selected beverages, offer subject to 10% VAT and City Tax. Offer is valid from 30 December 2014 to 2 January 2015.
Over the festive period at Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel, guests can dine at the All Day Dining Arte Café, western-themed Grill Room or Shang-High, the traditional Chinese cuisine restaurant. Indulge in pampering spa treatments and order a hamper filled with roast turkey, traditional goodies and festive sweets.
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About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VENU; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE.
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