STARWOOD HOTELS & RESORT MALAYSIA CELEBRATES THIS FESTIVE SEASON WITH CHIC EVENTS
STARWOOD HOTELS & RESORT MALAYSIA CELEBRATES THIS FESTIVE SEASON WITH CHIC EVENTS
A popular destination for leisure, Malaysia is indeed an ideal destination to let down your hair and celebrate the festivities with family and friends. Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Malaysia is inviting traveler to wrap themselves in fun and luxury this festive season with a collection of enticing celebrations that promises a great way to bid adieu to 2012.
Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur Hotel is an urban oasis for travellers seeking the true Malaysian experience and impeccable service. This Christmas Eve, dine in the romantic ambiance of Villa Danieli with an authentic Italian inspired 4-Course set dinner at RM220++ per person inclusive a glass of prosecco. Should your taste buds tingles for an oriental flavor, Celestial Court saves the day. Indulge in a variety of Dim Sum and feast your eyes at the venue’s live cooking stations with a special A la Carte dinner at RM208++ per person inclusive free flow of draught beer and house wine. Alternatively, for a more family friendly environment, opt to indulge in the fun and lavish Sugar & Spice themed buffet dinner spread at Essence at RM188++ per person inclusive free flow of draught beer and house wine. Get the kids busy with cupcake decorating competition and walk away with amazing lucky draw prizes courtesy of Sheraton Imperial.
On the amazing Christmas Day, Villa Danieli is whipping up a lavish Christmas BBQ Brunch by the pool. Not to be missed, jingle your way here for some succulent BBQ delights, promising a blissful Christmas. For a wider selection, the Sugar & Spice theme is laid out for brunch too, at the Essence. The Christmas Day brunch at Villa Danieli and Essence is priced at RM178++ per person inclusive free flow of draught beer and house wines and available from 12noon – 3pm.
All good things come to an end they say, so end it in style! This New Year Eve, gather with family and friends at Essence for amazing treats with a sumptuous buffet spread at RM178++ per person or 6-course Seafood indulgence at Celestial Court at RM188++ per person, both inclusive of free flow draught beer or house wine. For a more intimate dining experience, Villa Danieli offers a 5-course set dinner menu at RM260++ per person.
Head down to Toastina for you Christmas Eve and New Year Eve after party. Get your first Johnny Walker Whiskey at RM300++ per bottle and RM250++ for the second. Alternatively, up at the Pavilions Lounge gather family and friends for a New Year Eve countdown party with discounted beverages including midnight supper buffet and fun party packs.
Connect with the Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur for details today at +60 3 2717 9900 or visit www.sheraton.com/imperialkualalumpur
Up at Jalan Bukit Bintang, escape to an oasis of peace in the heart of the city with The Westin Kuala Lumpur. Start off with a frosty Christmas and begin anew with 2013 in a fiery glow at The Westin Kuala Lumpur’s ‘Fire & Ice’ festive theme.
This Christmas freeze on at The Living Room with The Glacier Buffet from RM188++ per person, inclusive a complimentary drink at Qba after dinner and RM158++ per person for the Icy Christmas Hi-tea on Christmas Day. Enjoy an amazing spread of seafood on ice among other Christmas goodies. Kids below 12 shall revel in joy in the ice cream room designed especially for them. What better way to keep the kids busy?
Meanwhile, at Prego – the city’s most loved Italian restaurant will be celebrating Christmas with some more cool treats. On Christmas Eve, indulge in a set menu ranging from RM188++ to RM268++ per person, also inclusive a complimentary drink at Qba, after dinner. A not to be missed, Kuala Lumpur’s favorite Bubbalicious brunch goes icy on Christmas Day with the Icy Bubbalicous from RM228++ per person. Feast on huge selection of fresh seafood on ice, various selection of Italian ice cream – creatively prepared and have fun with the special freezy games with family and friends.
At the Five Sen5es, put your senses to test with the China meets Europe Christmas Buffet on Christmas Eve. Priced from RM188++ per person, indulge in oriental flavors including various icy themed Dim Sum and more. Christmas Day at Five Sen5es showcases its famous Dim Sum brunch from RM158++ per person with plenty of freshly prepared pass around Dim Sum and an amazing buffet spread.
At the party house - Qba, sit down and enjoy a pure Latin American grill night together with your friends. Christmas Eve at Qba serves a set menu ranging from RM228++ to RM288++ per person. Continue the party at Qba with a frozen theme, whilst being entertained by the resident Latin American band, freezing entertainers and the super cool DJ Djingo.
As we say goodbye to 2013, heat it up at The Westin Kuala Lumpur with a Fire theme on New Year’s Eve. Warm up with a Fiery Malaysian Delight buffet dinner from RM168++ per person. Choose your favorites from the flaming wok station featuring mouthwatering Malaysian flavors. Enjoy Prego’s fiery last night of 2012 with a sumptuous buffet spread and well flamed pizzas, hot wood fired Italian dishes, terrace BBQ and more from RM298++ per person. Feel the heat at Five Sen5es with a Heated up Cantonese Night by Chef Ng – enjoy a 6 course set menu from RM128++ per person or 8 course from RM168++ per person. Be on fire with Qba - start your New Year’s Eve with a fantastic Latin American Grill Set Menu. Choose from 3, 4 or 5 course set menu ranging from RM268++ to RM328++ per person.
Prices are inclusive of complimentary glass of champagne and a late night, after party supper at Qba courtyard and It doesn’t stop there! Finish off the year in style with the big Qba on Fire Party. Dance the night away as Cross Colours, the resident Latin American band and star DJ Jake Man, puts the floor on fire.
On New Year’s Day come back for more heat with a Fiery Bubbalicious Brunch at Prego from RM228++ featuring flaming Italian culinary goodness.
Unveil more information at www.thewestinkualalumpur.com or call +60 3 2731 8333 to make reservations.
Whilst in the city, commemorate new discoveries at the Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur during this festive season. Strategically located at Kuala Lumpur Sentral, the 35-storey hotel is easily accessible through integrated rail connections and is only 28 minutes away from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport via the KLIA Express Rail Link.
This Christmas, Latest Recipe is offering a tantalising Christmas promotions that you and your family will be delighted to share. Christmas Eve buffet dinner at only RM158++ per person and with just RM208++ per person, you can enjoy a free flow of wine while you explore varieties of international delights. No where to go during Christmas Day? Come discover Christmas Day Brunch at only RM148++ per person and RM198++ per person with free flow of wine.
Before you paint the town red, come and uncover New Year’s Eve Buffet Dinner at only RM168++ per person and RM238++ per person with free flow of wine. After a hard night of partying, indulge in a hearty New Year’s Day Brunch at only RM88++ per person.
Regulars will be pleased to know that the a la carte menu is available at PRIME during the festive period. Alternatively, indulge in a delectable 4-course set dinner specially created for the yuletide season, priced at RM 208++ per person for Christmas Eve and RM 398++ per person for New Year’s Eve 5-Course Set Dinner.
Illuminate the senses with exotic flavours from the Italian cuisine at FAVOLA. Diners will be pampered with deliciously created Italian fare with a touch of festive favourites including Christmas Eve authentic 4-course set dinner priced at RM 208++ per person and New Year’s Eve “Delizioso” 4-course set dinner priced at RM 318++ per person.
It is the time of the year where we say our adieu to Year 2012 and welcome a new beginning… what better place to welcome 2013 than Gastrol Sentral, the new and trendy restaurant in Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur. With its theme “Gastro goin’ Retro”, it will be a night to remember. With only RM50++ per person cover charge with one complimentary drink, you will be dancing the night away with retro music that brings back fond memories of the 80’s and 90’s. Come with your rendition of Retro “Cool Dude” and “Sexy Chick” costume, while you jive with classic retro music played by a specialised retro DeeJay. While we welcome a brand new year, in the comfort of our hotel, there will be a countdown balloon drop where you will stand a chance to win mystery prizes which is hidden in the balloons.
For those who want to party the night away, Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur is giving you SPECIAL Festive room rates on the 24th December and 31st December 2012, at only RM380++ per night inclusive breakfast for 2 person that comes with in-room internet service. Those who have partied hard need not worry as during this time, this special deal will come with a late check-out at 4.00pm.
For further discoveries please visit www.discoverlemeridien.com, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Dining Reservations at +603 2263 7434.
Only an hour away by flight from Kuala Lumpur is the mystical island of Langkawi. You will be transported into a nature haven – full of long stretches of pristine beaches, serene landscape of paddy fields, colourful flora and fauna, azure waters of the Andaman Sea and fascinating legends. Aside from experiencing the local lifestyle, there is much to do on this magical island – from island hopping and boat tours of the mangroves to thrilling cable car rides up to Mt Cincang, Langkawi’s second highest mountain.
The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa boasts unique venues for creative events in a strategic locale close to the main town and shopping area. Intended to be a "home away from home”, the resort is an idyllic place for renewal on every level. Each of the remarkable 202 rooms and suites, as well as our 20 luxurious private ocean view pool villas are designed to blend natural beauty and serenity with exceptional amenities for your enjoyment and convenience.
Refresh the mind, body and soul with inspiring culinary cuisine and welcome the festive cheer of Christmas during Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Indulge in pre-dinner cocktails at the Breeze Lounge, be entertained by Christmas Carols and proceed to a cheerful dining experience at the venue of your choice. Dine at the Seasonal Tastes restaurant which offers a wide spread of festive dishes on the buffet island at RM380+ per person inclusive free flow of selected alcoholic beverages. An equally exciting culinary experience awaits you at Tide! Choose to dine at Tide restaurant with a 4-course sumptuous set dinner at RM380+ per person inclusive of pre-dinner cocktails prior to your dinner, hosted at the Breeze lounge.
Stay at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa to celebrate a New Year celebration to remember. Look out for amazing accommodation deals and packages on www.westinlangkawi.com with additional compulsory surcharge of RM1,200 per person to join in the celebration of the year! As the resort has recently undergone a soft refurbishment, select room categories are refreshed and rejuvenated offering you a spacious ambiance amidst a modern contemporary interior.
Themed the ‘Aqua’ New Year, start of your celebrations with pre-dinner Champagne and Canapé cocktails at the Breeze Lounge, and then, proceed to your chosen buffet dining experience at the Grand Ballroom or Seasonal Tastes restaurant.
For the finale, join the stunning poolside party to launch 2013 in an electric environment with Live DJ, entertainment band and open Champagne Bar! Socialize, dance and be entertained whilst waiting for the splendid fireworks to officiate 2013 when it strikes midnight!
For more details or inquiries visit www.westinlangkawi.com or call +60 4 960 8888.
The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort offers unparalleled location as it is cosily tucked away between a 10-million year old rainforest with 183 rooms overlooking the tranquil Datai Bay and a 8,000-year old fringing coral reef. Abundant with rare wildlife and exotic flora, The Andaman's magnificent locale enables guests to partake in a wide range of activities that integrate the surrounding nature while still enjoying the luxurious trimmings of a five star resort, which services has just heightened with new room categories.
Explore their festive offerings this season with the recently unveiled Luxury Pool Access Rooms and Luxury Garden Terrace Rooms offering you direct access to a rainforest pool or a private garden patio. We invite you to find out more at www.theandaman.com for special accommodation deals during this season of merriment.
Celebrate the magic of Christmas with The Andaman and be treated to the specially crafted menus put together by the resort’s culinary experts. On Christmas Eve at Tepian Laut, or translated as by the sea, gaze out onto the Datai Bay whilst feasting on traditional Christmas delectables, including an oyster bar, whole lamb carving, roast Christmas turkey, seafood tower and more. While you are at it, be entertained by Christmas Carolers, a live music band and caricatures while the kids are kept busy with fun kids activities. Alternatively, explore the yuletide offering by the resort’s latest addition to its Food & Beverage family – Jala. Simply translated to mean fishermen’s net have an intimate yuletide dining experience at Jala, located on the 9th Best Beach in the world, as recognized by National Geographic. Indulge in the freshest catch form our local fisherman and watch the chefs prepare it to your liking at the show kitchen.
Not forgetting Christmas Day, dine with the family at The Restaurant over a spread of sumptuous Christmas buffet. For a more private and intimate experience, Jala, Tepian Laut, and The Japanese Restaurant will feature their signature dishes and extensive ala carte menu amidst an elegant setting.
The tide at The Andaman favors a Coral Reef Walk this season. Hence, on 29 & 30 December 2012, get your Crocs on and join in for a Christmas themed Coral Clearing at the National Geographic’s 9th best beach in the world. With compliments from The Andaman, guests are invited to don their Christmas hats and join in the fun. For the more adventurous, a Guided Coral Reef Walk for a group of 12 is also available at RM60 per adult and RM30 for the Young Explorers (age 12 and below). As part of their efforts to conserve Mother Nature, The Andaman hosts Coral Clearing activities at least twice a month, during low tides.
Themed Masquerade Night, don’t miss the celebration of the year, saying adieu to 2013. At an additional compulsory surcharge or RM759 per person, in-house guest shall revel in the splendor of New Year’s Eve by celebrating a great year at the resort's Ballroom and Level 2 Foyer for a gala dinner before adjourning to Tepian Laut and the beachfront to bid farewell to 2012 with a magnificent countdown party.
Be guided with more information at www.theandaman.com or call +60 4 959 1088.
On the island, year-end festivities are one of the most awaited celebrations, marked by get-togethers and festive cheer to welcome the New Year with unparalleled joyful activities – tailored for families and friends to celebrate the joy of the season.
This season, take advantage of special treats organised at The Westin Langkawi and The Andaman, including spectacular fireworks to welcome the New Year. These resorts are all set to celebrate the festive season in style! Don’t miss out and make your way here!
Sabah – North Borneo
If you’re heading east, Starwood Hotels in Sabah is all set to provide you with 5 star service as you experience the unique attractions and eco-tourism the state has to offer. A naturalist’s paradise, Sabah is a haven for all things nature - from breathtaking diving spots and challenging jungle trekking trails to exciting wildlife spotting activities. This beautiful state is also popular for its picturesque natural terrain, beautiful beaches and adrenaline pumping adventure sports.
Centrally located and within easy access to the city’s commercial and leisure districts is the 306-rooms Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu. Known for its ideal location with dining offers in abundance, the hotels’ Food and Beverage venues is no stranger to the locals of Kota Kinabalu. In the jolly season of Christmas Eve the Circle restaurant is roasting up some traditional turkey, prime rib of beef, whole lamb and oriental Japanese delicacies at RM135 per person. Alternatively at Flames, indulge in a fine 5-course set dinner at RM230 per person.
On Christmas Day, delight on hi-tea at Circle at RM80 per person from 12pm to 3.30. Let the kids jump in glee with surprise visits from Santa and other activities to keep them busy. In the evening, bring family and friends to celebrate a sumptuous Christmas Day Buffet Dinner at RM110 per person.
On the last night of 2012, Circle hosts a true feast on New Year’s Eve at RM140 per person. Enjoy succulent carvings of whole roast venison, seafood barbecue and more with friends and family as you welcome a new year. For a more elegant setting, head over to Flames and indulge in a 5-course set dinner at RM250 per person.
To rock the night away, head over to The Lounge and celebrate a brand new year in the company of the lively N’Liven Band and experience the 2013 countdown with bubblies and wines at special rates.
Log on to www.lemeridien.com/kotakinabalu for more discoveries or call +60 88 322 222.
Meanwhille, the Four Point by Sheraton Sandakan showcases a whole different experience. A newbie in the city of Sandakan, the hotel celebrate Christmas with a sumptuous buffet dinner at The Eatery which will brighten your spirits with international cuisine. At RM88++ per person on Christmas Eve and RM58++ per person on Christmas Day enjoy an elaborate selection of Christmas specials The evening will also include Christmas Carols, a Kid’s Club, to keep the little ones busy and a visiting Santa Claus.
For an after party, head on to The Best Brew, Fun Pub and enjoy the special Christmas cocktails while rocking on the rhythm of the resident band, “Heartbeat”. If you opt for a quiet evening, head down to Wrapped and indulge in you favorite Bristot 1919 coffee and a signature Christmas Fruit Cake.
Saying Hi! to 2013, the Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan has lined up a few exciting culinary and countdown events for New Year Eve. For a more elaborated celebration, join in a great dining experience with a festive buffet laid out in the Elopura Grand Ballroom. Themed ‘Earth, Wind and Fire’, it will be an unforgettable event in the city of Sandakan. At RM138++ per person, enjoy the evening with Live Band performance among others. Continue your night away at The Best Brew, Fun Pub for a remarkable countdown party with the resident band ‘Heartbeat’ and top hits by the resident DJ.
Visit www.fourpoints.com/sandakan or call +60 89 244 888 for more information or to make your booking.
Be it Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi or Borneo, Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Malaysia is all set to provide you with a memorable experience to remember and cherish 2012. So, where is your destination?
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