5 Hotels To Celebrate Christmas And New Year's In Bangkok
If you are into Art Nouveau and Art Deco, then you love Hotel Muse’s interior. So why not celebrate the year at Hotel Muse, where all three of its restaurants are having special menus curated for the hotel's “Glamourous Festive Moments” event? Descend to the subterranean Medici Kitchen & Bar on lower ground floor to enjoy course menu that features truffle tea, black truffle fettuccini and roasted lamb rack to the backdrop of live opera. Babette’s on level 19 welcomes you meat lovers with a massive one-kilogram Tomahawk steak and Christmas desserts not to be missed. For fans of rooftops, celebrate your holiday with premium seafood platters and wine at The Speakeasy on the top floor.
Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve dinners range from 2,500 to 12,500 baht per person. For more information, visit hotelmusebangkok.com or call 02-630-4000.
Grand Hyatt Erawan
This festive season, Grand Hyatt Erawan offers you choices from across all of its dining venues. Tables Grill will feature Michelin Star chef Hans Zahner with his special seven course set menu. Alternatively, you can enjoy a brunch buffet with freeflow champagne and other beverages. Bring your children to The Dining Room for ‘kid's corner’ festivities that include carol singing and Santa Claus, or come to Spasso for chef Roberto's mouth-watering Italian menus enjoyed with the music of a live band. Want something more local to spice things up? Erawan Tea Room is offering an all-you-can-eat Thai lunch and dinner. If you plan to be around Ratchaprasong for New Year's, the Grand Hyatt's Breezeway is an option for a memorable countdown experience with an alfresco dinner buffet and DJs by the pool deck.
Prices range from 850 to 4,500 baht per person. For more information, click here or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 02-254-6250.
Le Méridien is welcoming this festive season in Roaring Twenties themed fashion. Indulge in a glamourous Sunday Brunch on December 23, or join in on the Christmas Eve dinner for salmon, lamb, wine and more on December 24. For those who would like to celebrate on Christmas Day, Le Méridien has both a festive lunch and dinner on the 25th. If you love Le Méridien, you should also come back on the 31st of the New Year's Coutdown Party, starting from 10pm until 2am. Show up in your best 20’s regalia to join the gamble and win a prize.
Prices for all events range from 1,300-4,500 baht. Call 02-232-888 or email email@example.com. Click here to read the details of each Roaring Twenties Festive Season offering.
Royal Orchid Sheraton
What about dining riverside this holiday season? The Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotels & Towers is prepared to serve you with upbeat holiday menus for both day and night. Come with your family to celebrate Christmas Eve on December 24 with a dinner of fresh seafood and barbeque or go earlier in the day for a Christmas Eve brunch at Feast restaurant. Feast is also hosting a special New Year's day breakfast of international cuisine with live cooking stations. Meanwhile from December 21-30, Giorgio’s on the 1st Floor is offering a festive three-course Italian specialty with a glass of Aperol Spritz to toast the theme of “A Magical Night to Remember". For those with a taste for Thai, The Royal Orchid Sheraton's Thara Thong restaurant is preparing a royal Thai New Year’s Eve dinner to ring in 2019 in tasteful Thai style.
Another riverside location worth considering for dining this Christmas and New Year's is the Shangri-La. The hotel welcomes you to three of its restaurants plus a special river cruise, this December 24, 25 and 31. For lovers of unlimited international cuisine, savour special international buffets at the savvy NEXT2 Café or aboard the Horizon Cruise. If Thai's what you're looking for, however, go to Salathip for chef Yanavit’s set menu. And if you'd like nothing better than to say Merry Christmas and Happy New Year with hearthy Italian cuisine, book your seats at Volti and you won't be sorry.
Prices range from 2,000-14,000 baht per person. Contact 02-236-7777, 02-236-9952 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit shangri-la.com.
(See also: Where To Eat, Stay And Play In December)