CELEBRATE AN ENCHANTING FESTIVE SEASTON AT THE LANGHAM, XINTIANDI
12 November, 2010
Shanghai’s newest hotel – The Langham, Xintiandi will celebrate its first festive season in style this year by offering guests the chance to not only take in the ambience of Shanghai’s vibrant entertainment precinct – Xintiandi, but also the stylish surrounds, luxurious accommodation offerings and sumptuous feasts that the hotel has to offer.
To captivate the little ones, The Langham, Xintiandi will be hosting an official ‘Lighting of the Tree’ ceremony on Saturday 11th December from 5pm with a special performance by nearly 300 school children from the Western International School Shanghai (WISS). The children aged between 4 and 15 years will perform Christmas carols and a Christmas play to celebrate the occasion creating a Christmas Wonderland for all to see. Santa Claus will also arrive to delight the children with special Christmas sweets and guests are welcome to come and join in the festivities.
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day will also be a celebration with festive menus on offer in Cachet restaurant, specially prepared by our team of talented chefs featuring sumptuous seafood, live cooking stations with traditional Christmas fare, as well as Asian specialties creating a truly international menu.
Gift solutions are also available with The Langham, Xintiandi’s Gift Certificates; choose from luxurious accommodation packages or purchase a Certificate for a rejuvenating treatment at Chuan Spa which will open in Spring 2011. Gift Certificates can be made in the name of the recipient and come presented in beautiful signature pink packaging.
The Langham, Xintiandi will also be the perfect location to celebrate New Year’s Eve, with a New Year’s Fiesta celebration in Cachet restaurant with two dinner settings available. Cachet also offers guests unparalled views of the excitement and festivities in Shanghai’s bustling Xintiandi precinct. Guests who dine at Cachet on New Year’s Eve also have the opportunity to win exclusive tickets to Xintiandi’s New Year’s Eve fireworks celebration in a VIP enclosure.
For a truly enchanting New Year’s Eve, guests can stay in one of the hotel’s Grand Rooms which offer spectacular views overlooking the historic Shikumen houses of Xintiandi and stunning views of the fireworks, packages are available from RMB 1,700.
The Langham, Xintiandi invites guests to join in the festivities with the following events:
SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER | LIGHTING OF THE TREE CEREMONY
Watch the Christmas tree come alive with a festoon of lights and a special performance by 300 school children from WISS and a visit by Santa Claus with special treats for the children.
Time: From 5pm
Everyone welcome (hotel forecourt, Taicang Road)
Enjoy an enchanting Christmas feast specially prepared by our team of talented chefs featuring traditional Christmas fare, Asian specialties and an indulgent chocolate bar along with festive trimmings and a visit by Santa Claus.
Time: 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Price: RMB 688 (net) per person – children’s price is available on request, including juices, soft-drinks, local beers and a glass of Champagne for the adults.
CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH
For a traditional Christmas celebration, Cachet is offering Christmas Day luncheon with seafood, carving stations and international fare and a visit by Santa.
Price: RMB 598 net including juices, soft-drinks, local beers and one glass of Champagne for adults (children’s prices also available)
NEW YEAR’S EVE
Celebrate the New Year at Cachet restaurant with decadent dinner (choose from two sittings) and take in all the atmosphere of Xintiandi. Guests who dine in Cachet on New Year’s Eve will also have the opportunity to win VIP tickets to Xintiandi’s New Year’s Eve fireworks countdown later that night (two tickets per dining session).
Time: Available either 5.30pm – 8.00pm or 8.30pm to late
Price: Early sitting: RMB498 net (children’s prices also available)
Late sitting: RMB 698 net
Book an enchanting accommodation package in a Grand room at The Langham, Xintiandi from RMB1,700 and take in all the excitement and spectacular views of the fireworks from the haven of your guest room.
For full details of Christmas packages visit xintiandi.langhamhotels.com or phone (86 21) 2330 2288 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information:
Director of Communications
The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai
P: (86) 1376 1105 461 or (86 21) 2330 2230
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Langham has a legendary hotel heritage dating back to 1865 when The Langham in London originally opened as Europe's first Grand Hotel. For over 140 years, this flagship hotel has been at the forefront of sophisticated and gracious hospitality. Today, all Langham Hotels worldwide inherit the same philosophy that reflects elegance in design, innovation in hospitality, genuine service and captivation of the senses creating a truly unique hotel experience.
The group is pursuing an aggressive portfolio growth strategy using its distinctive brands and affiliate - The Langham, Langham Place and Eaton. Currently, 24 hotels, including affiliates, are open or in the pipeline across four continents.
The Langham is where guests can enjoy service with poise and be enchanted by our innovation and traditions while Langham Place, the fun sibling of The Langham, is about living the 21st century through design, technology and attitude, epitomising stimulating and artistic hospitality
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