Celebrate Enchanting Moments This Festive Season @ InterContinental Hong Kong

2016/10/20

This holiday season, InterContinental Hong Kong is planning a programme of festive dining – all showcasing the hotel’s spectacular views of the glittering Hong Kong skyline and award-winning cuisine and service. Enjoy our breathtaking panoramic views of Hong Kong Island with its kaleidoscope of Christmas lights, as the dramatic backdrop for holiday dining in our five stylish restaurants and stunning Lobby Lounge.

We invite you to celebrate enchanting moments with us this Festive Season. From our “Holiday Harbour Lights & Nights” accommodation package and Festive Season Chocolate Restorative I-Spa Journey to Kids’ Holiday Goodies Decorating Classes, Nutcracker Afternoon Tea and Christmas Carolers, InterContinental Hong Kong has something to offer the entire family.

Ring in 2017 with our New Year’s Eve Countdown Party in the Lobby and then kick off the new year with a live Jazz performance by Japan’s hottest Jazz Band, “Bloodest Saxophone” on New Year’s Day.

For holiday gift giving, InterContinental Hong Kong also offers a range of Signature Holiday Hampers featuring stylish carry-cases filled with festive gourmet items.

The holidays are also about giving back. Join us in support of New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association by buying our Nutcracker Mini-Purses and recycled wooden ornaments to place on our Wishing Tree.

DECORATE OUR WISHING TREE:
In Support of New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association

This holiday season purchase our Nutcracker Mini-Purse, inclusive of a Nutcracker recycled wooden ornament made by New Life Service Users, at HK$130 each. All proceeds benefit New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, which provides a comprehensive range of quality community-based rehabilitation services for people in recovery from mental illness.

We encourage you to colour and decorate the Nutcracker wooden ornament, add a personalised holiday wish and place the ornament on the Wishing Tree in the InterContinental Hong Kong Lobby.

Nutcracker Mini-Purse

Our Nutcracker Mini-Purse is inclusive of a gingerbread cookie freshly baked by New Life Service Users. It also includes a recycled wooden Nutcracker ornament made by the service users of Tin King Workshop of New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, which provides carpentry training for those in recovery from mental illness – thus assisting them to achieve self-reliance and to re-integrate into the community.

All proceeds from the sale of our Nutcracker Mini-Purses and Nutcracker Ornaments go to New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association.

Kids “Holiday Treats” Decorating Classes

Looking for a fun holiday activities for your children? This festive season, your kids can learn to decorate holiday treats with our Executive Pastry Chef Cyril Dupuis.

December 19: Holiday Decorating Class – Learn to decorate Chocolate Teddy Bears & Ginger Bread Snowman Cookies (Take-home Souvenirs: a Chocolate Teddy Bear & Gingerbread Cookies.)

December 20: Holiday Cupcake Decorating & Chocolate Christmas Ball Painting (Take-home Souvenirs: A Chocolate Christmas Ball, plus your cupcake creations)

December 22: Christmas Gingerbread House Decorating (Take-home Souvenir: one Gingerbread House)

Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm: Price: HK$380 per child (Ages 5-11)

Venue: THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill

Classes are inclusive of a storytelling session from “The Nutcracker”, the beloved holiday story about a little girl who travels to the Land of the Sugar Plum Fairy with a Nutcracker Prince. There will also be a visit by Santa Claus.

Make Harbourside Lunch a Family Affair

Optional: When the parents reserve Harbourside Lunch at HK$548 per adult, kids taking part in the Holiday Treat Decorating Classes dine for free.

Festive Nutcracker Afternoon Tea

Throughout December, enjoy Executive Pastry Chef Cyril Dupuis’s Festive Tea Set inspired by “The Nutcracker” and the land of the Sugar Plum Fairy.

Monday - Friday (except December 26 & 27): HK$608 (for 2 persons)

Saturday & Sunday (except December 24, 25, 31 & January 1): HK$628 (for 2 persons)

December 24-27, 31 & January 1: HK$648 (for 2 persons)

Holiday Cheer with our Children’s Christmas Choir in the Lobby Lounge

The Lobby Lounge is Hong Kong’s most dramatic and panoramic venue to view the spectacular holiday lights on the Hong Kong skyline while listening to traditional Carols.

On the evenings of December 23-25, enjoy Christmas Carols performed by School Choirs in the Lobby Lounge. On December 23 & 25, the Christmas Choir will perform from 6:00pm - 6:45pm and 7:00pm - 7:45pm. On Christmas Eve, enjoy the Christmas Carolers from 7:00pm - 7:45pm and 8:00pm - 8:45pm.

The Lobby Lounge offers a dramatic setting for the start and finish of festive season gatherings.

THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill Festive Season Semi-Buffet Lunch

THE popular STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill, which is usually open for lunch only on Saturdays and Sundays, will then open its doors for a special Festive Lunch from Tuesday, December 20 - Friday, December 23. The Festive Lunch includes the elaborate Salad Bar, selection of chargrilled meat and seafood, plus an elaborate dessert buffet. There are two pricing options – one which is inclusive of free-flowing Champagne and red wine and the other with free-flowing orange juice and soft drinks.

STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill: Festive Weekday Semi-Buffet Lunch

December 20-23: HK$468 per adult / HK$368 per child (ages 3-6)

For pricing for THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill Festive Weekend Semi-Buffet Lunch and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Semi-Buffet Lunch, please refer to the FESTIVE PROGRAMME OF EVENTS.

Lobby Lounge Holiday Celebrations

In addition to special Christmas Eve & Day and New Year’s Eve & Day menus in all of our restaurants, the Lobby Lounge joins in the Festive celebrations with special Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve Dinners.

On Christmas Eve, the Lobby Lounge offers a special 5-course dinner for HK$1,280 per adult or HK$728 per child. On New Year’s Eve, a 6-course dinner for HK$2,888 per adult / HK$1,788 per child.

Alternatively, on New Year’s Eve, reserve a table for dinner in any of our restaurants, then join the Countdown Party in the Lobby Lounge and dance the night away to the music of the 8-member “Groove Academy” band from Australia. With their upbeat party music, including Top 40s tunes, pop music and R&B, the “Groove Academy” band will have everyone in a party mood throughout the evening. As the midnight hour approaches, the band will accelerate the tempo in anticipation of the Countdown, with guests dancing into the early hours of 2017.

The Countdown Party in the Lobby Lounge is applicable for Harbourside late seating guests and all other restaurant patrons – with no seating. For non-restaurant patrons, there is a cover charge of HK$650 per person inclusive of a glass of Champagne from 10:00pm onwards.

Front-Row Viewing for Hong Kong’s New Year’s Eve Countdown Pyrotechnics on
Victoria Harbour

InterContinental Hong Kong’s Lobby Lounge and harbourview restaurants provide front-row viewing for the spectacular pyrotechnic display and New Year’s Eve Countdown on Victoria Harbour. The dazzling New Year’s Eve Countdown over Victoria Harbour is usually organized by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) with a satellite feed of the entire event for use by television broadcasters worldwide.

The pyrotechnics display will start on Victoria Harbour directly in front of InterContinental Hong Kong and move landwards, enveloping the skyscrapers on the harbourfront with the iconic Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre as the focal point. For further details, visit: http://www.discoverhongkong.com/eng/see-do/events-festivals/highlight-events/countdown.jsp

Ring in the New Year with a Live Jazz Performance by
“Bloodest Saxophone” - Japanese Jump / Jazz Band

January 1, 2017 (7:30pm - 10:30pm) in the Lobby Lounge

Don’t miss this amazing New Year’s Day jazz performance, with our spectacular harbourview as the dramatic backdrop!

HK$300 per adult (inclusive of a glass of Perrier Jouët Champagne)

Formed in 1998. "Bloodest Saxophone" is a Japanese Jump /Jazz band performing the greatest vintage sounds. The Tokyo based band has released ten jazz albums since 2003, becoming well-known for its live performances and albums featuring Big Jay McNeely or Jewel Brown. The group‘s performances throughout Japan have included the Fuji Rock Festival 2015, one of the biggest music events in Japan.

Hong Kong Ballet’s Production of “The Nutcracker”

There is no better way to get in the holiday spirit, than by taking in the Hong Kong Ballet’s new production of “The Nutcracker” at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, just next to the hotel from December 16-18 / 20-25.

Before or after the Hong Kong Ballet’s Production of “The Nutcracker” (December 16-18 / 20-25), Hong Kong Ballet Patrons can enjoy 15% off food & beverage at all of our restaurants upon presentation of their HK Ballet “ticket on the performance date. (This offer is not applicable on December 24 & 25).

For performance details, please visit www.hkballet.com.

FESTIVE PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

Please click here to view the Festive Programme of Events.

Festive Menus

  • Click here for THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill Semi-Buffet Festive Lunch Menus (December 20-23 & Weekends throughout December)
  • Click here for the Christmas Eve Menus
  • Click here for the Christmas Day Menus
  • Click here for the New Year’s Eve Menus
  • Click here for the New Year’s Day Menus

 

All prices are subject to 10% service charge.

Children’s prices at Harbourside only are applicable for children 3-11 years old. Children’s prices at all other hotel restaurants are applicable for children 3-6 years old.

Advance reservations are required and can be made by calling InterContinental Hong Kong’s Restaurant Reservations Centre at +852 2313 2323 or e-mailing: fb.hongkong@ihg.com.

HOLIDAY GIFT HAMPERS

Select from our “Signature Holiday Hampers” showcasing specially designed carry-cases filled with festive culinary items.

  • The Festive Goodie Basket: HK$2,998

 

A handsome red round-shaped carry-case filled with holiday goodies, ideal for sharing.

  • The Epicurean: HK$3,998

 

A festive two-tiered red box with savoury items and sweets, including a selection of European gourmet items.

  • The Gourmet: HK$6,998

 

A handsome red hat-box shaped case filled with exclusive European gourmet delicacies (such as premium caviar and foie gras), plus Champagne, wine and spirits.

  • New Life Organic Holiday Hamper: HK$1,998

 

This gift basket features products from the New Life Healthy Living Specialty / Organic Shop.

All proceeds from this hamper will be donated to the New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, which provides a comprehensive range of quality community-based rehabilitation services for people in recovery from mental illness.

  • Nutcracker Mini-Purse: HK$130

 

Our Nutcracker Mini-Purse is inclusive of a gingerbread cookie freshly baked by New Life Service Users. It also includes a recycled wooden Nutcracker ornament made by the service users of Tin King Workshop of New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, which provides carpentry training for those in recovery from mental illness – thus assisting them to achieve self-reliance and to re-integrate into the community.

All proceeds from the sale of our Nutcracker Mini-Purses and Nutcracker Ornaments go to New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association.

For holiday restaurant reservations and gift hampers, simply call our Restaurant Reservations Centre (Tel: (852) 2313 2323 / E-mail: fb.hongkong@ihg.com or visit our Festive Desk located in the Lobby from 9:00am - 8:00pm daily from November 28 - December 30, 2016.

Please click here for the details of our Signature Holiday Hampers.

SPA PAMPERING: Festive Season Chocolate Restorative I-Spa Journey

Now through December 31, 2016 pamper yourself with our luxurious nourishing “Festive Season Chocolate Restorative I-Spa Journey” to calm the mind during the hectic festive season and to warm both body and spirit.

The journey is inclusive of:

  • A 45 minute “Coffee Scrub & Chocolate Wrap” to stimulate the lymphatic system & rehydrate the skin.
  • A 1 hour & 15 minute Aroma Golden Bits Massage, infused with Ylang Ylang, Frankincense & Patchouli to restore & soften your skin, leaving it with shimmering holiday glow.
  • A 3-course ihealth lunch served at the Pool Terrace overlooking Victoria Harbour.

 

HK$2,330 per person

For further information and spa appointments, please contact: I-Spa at InterContinental Hong Kong at Tel: +852 2313 2351 or E-mail: hkghc.spa@ihg.com

Visit www.hongkong-ic.intercontinental.com/spa for details.

For a pampering holiday gift, I-Spa offers gift certificates which can be redeemed within 12 months of the date of issue. Spa gift certificates and an assortment of gift items can be purchased at I-Spa located on the 3rd Floor.

FESTIVE SEASON ROOM OFFER: Holiday Harbour Lights & Nights

This holiday season enjoy our spectacular vantage point to view the dazzling holiday skyline with a stay that is inclusive of a Harbour Cruise on “Aqua Luna”.

November 21 - December 29 2016

Room rates from HK$2,750 + 10% per room per night

  • Inclusive of buffet breakfast for 2 persons and an “Aqua Luna” Evening Harbour Cruise (5:30pm / 9:30pm / *10:30pm (*available only Friday - Sunday) with complimentary welcome drinks for two persons

 

Terms & Conditions:

  • Book at least one day prior to arrival
  • Cancellation within 24 hours prior to arrival or no show will result in a one night’s room charge plus service charge.
  • Credit card guarantee is required when making your reservation

 

For room reservations, visit our www.hongkong-ic.intercontinental.com or Tel: (852) 2721-1211 / Fax: (852) 2739-3936 / E-mail: hkghc.reservations@ihg.com.

FESTIVE BOOKING INFORMATION

For holiday dining reservations and gift hampers, call our Restaurant Reservations Centre at Tel: (852) 2313 2323 or e-mail: fb.hongkong@ihg.com.

For room reservations and I-Spa appointments, contact us at: Tel: (852) 2721 1211
Fax: (852) 2739-4546 E-mail: fb.hongkong@ihg.com.

Visit our website at www.hongkong-ic.intercontinental.com / www.intercontinental.com.

As of November 28, 2016, visit www.festiveprogram.com.

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Tel: +852 2313 2323
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Carole L Klein
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InterContinental Hong Kong
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