Throughout December, a selection of wonderful Christmas and New Year celebrations will take place at The Peninsula Bangkok, as the hotel invites guests to enjoy traditional year-end festivities with family and loved ones in its luxurious riverside setting.
TREES OF HOPE
8 to 25 December 2012
As part of The Peninsula Bangkok’s evocation of the Christmas spirit, the hotel will invite guests to contribute to Trees of Hope, The Peninsula Hotels’ campaign to support the Make-A-Wish® Foundation, an organisation that makes wishes come true for local children with life-threatening medical conditions. In step with other Peninsula Hotels worldwide, The Peninsula Bangkok will sell ornaments to be displayed on its Christmas tree, with all proceeds being donated to the campaign. Guests can purchase the ornaments in three festive colours at The Lobby and The Peninsula Boutique at THB 200 per piece.
TEDDY BEAR AFTERNOON TEA & “TEDDY BAR” AFTERNOON TEA
15 and 16 December 2012
The Peninsula Bangkok proudly invites guests to bring their teddy bears to the hotel for a “Teddy Bear Afternoon Tea” in The Lobby, where bears and guests alike can soak up the wonderful seasonal atmosphere around the hotel’s Christmas tree. Diners can enjoy panoramic views of the Chao Phraya River while sampling festive sweets, savoury pastries and chocolates from the special Teddy Bear Afternoon Tea set. For every set purchased, a donation will be made to UNICEF Thailand. The teas will be held from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, dress is smart casual (for bears and humans) and price is THB 1,200 per person. For the younger fans, a “Teddy Bar” Afternoon Tea Buffet will be offered at The Bar, adjacent to The Lobby at THB 600 for children under 12.
A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS EVE
24 December 2012
On Christmas Eve The Peninsula Bangkok will abound with yuletide spirit and seasonal traditions, including an assortment of tempting menus created by Executive Chef Mike Peter Wehrle. At The Peninsula Lawn and River Cafe and Terrace a gala dinner buffet, with live music from a 12-piece orchestra and contemporary Thai performances, will be served from 7:00 pm onwards. At Thiptara, there will be a six-course Thai set menu in a traditional Thai setting, with contemporary Thai dances. The Lobby Terrace will offer a six-course western set menu, accompanied by live performances from a 12-piece orchestra. The dress code is elegant casual throughout and there will be a special appearance by Santa Claus at all four venues. Dinner is priced at THB 4,990 per person at The Peninsula Lawn, River Cafe and Terrace, and Thiptara. For The Lobby Terrace, the price is THB 7,590 for adults per person on food only, and THB 11,990 per person including unlimited soft drinks and wine.
CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON TEA AND “TEDDY BAR” AFTERNOON TEA
24 and 25 December 2012
In the Lobby, a Christmas Afternoon Tea Set will be served to ease guests into a holiday mood, complete with entertainment from a live jazz band and a special appearance by Santa Claus. The Christmas Afternoon Tea will be available from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm and the dress code is smart casual. The tea set is priced at THB 1,200 per person. For the younger fans, a “Teddy Bar” Afternoon Tea Buffet will be offered at The Bar, adjacent to The Lobby at THB 600 for children under 12.
CHRISTMAS BUFFET BRUNCH
25 December 2012
Guests can savour a fabulous Christmas Day buffet brunch with their family at the River Cafe and Terrace, served in a charming setting alongside the Chao Phraya River and priced at THB 3,000 for adults and THB 1,500 for children under 12. The dress code is smart casual and service is offered from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE PENINSULA BANGKOK
31 December 2012
With a choice of gala dinners, dancing and live music, The Peninsula Bangkok is a spectacular location in which to welcome the New Year, and guests will be able to give the old year a thunderous send-off as they welcome 2013 with a dazzling fireworks display above the majestic Chao Phraya River.
At The Peninsula Lawn and River Cafe and Terrace a gala dinner buffet will be accompanied by delightful live music from a 23-piece orchestra. Dining is priced at THB 15,990 for adults and THB 7,995 for children under 12. At Thiptara, a six-course Thai set menu will be enlivened by contemporary Thai dance performances, priced at THB 13,990 per person. The Lobby Terrace will offer a six-course western set menu accompanied by a live orchestra, priced at THB 15,990 per person. Mei Jiang will delight guests with a six-course New Year’s Eve Chinese feast priced at THB 9,900 per person. The dress code at all five venues is elegant casual and all diners will be treated to a spectacular firework display over the Chao Phraya as the clock counts down to midnight and the New Year.
NEW YEAR’S DAY BRUNCH
1 January 2013
The Peninsula Bangkok’s River Cafe and Terrace will welcome 2013 with a fun-filled New Year’s Day Brunch. Guests can start the New Year in style, dining on a wide selection of delectable cuisine, either al fresco or indoors, while enjoying views of the Chao Phraya River. The brunch runs from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm and is priced at THB 3,000 for adults and THB 1,500 for children under 12. The dress code is smart casual.
1 to 26 December 2012
The Peninsula Bangkok has a selection of delightful hampers packed with traditional festive items which can be purchased at The Peninsula Boutique. The Peninsula Chalorm Hamper is priced at THB 1,990, The Peninsula Exotic Thai Hamper at THB 2,990 and The Peninsula Page Boy Hamper at THB 4,990.