Jakarta, February 2013 - Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta will usher in the year of the Water Snake with a magnificent Chinese New Year celebration that will focus on the tradition of bringing good fortune and joy to the Lunar New Year. The celebration will start on Chinese New Year’s Eve, 10 February 2013, with a spectacular lion and dragon dance in the lobby, and continue with a sumptuous family feast.
Xin Hwa, a fine dining restaurant at Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta, will be offering a Chinese New Year package which will feature festive delights named to bring good fortune to the New Year. The lavish set menu will treat guests to an abundance of mouth-watering and luck-promoting dishes including Yu Shang, Xin Hwa’s wood-charcoal roasted duck, and snowy skin Nian Gao dumplings – perfect to enjoy with the whole family and friends. All the food will be cooked by none other than Xin Hwa’s Executive Chinese Chef Jeff Lee who is one of the best in creating quintessential Chinese food with a delicious contemporary twist. Guests will also receive an angpao red envelope to signify good fortune during the New Year. This special Chinese New Year set menu is priced to start from IDR 588,000++ per person.
To end the festivities, guests will be invited to celebrate Chinese Valentine’s Day, also known as the Qi Xi Festival, which falls on Saturday, 23 February 2013. The incredible evening will feature sumptuous 8-course dinner, dazzling Chinese New Year performances, a lion dance parade, a Tai Suey blessings ceremony and 2013 predictions by renowned geomancer and Feng Shui Master Joseph Chau from Hong Kong who has been practicing Feng Shui for well over 30 years. Tickets are priced at IDR 1,088,000++ per person.For reservations and further enquiries please visit www.mandarinoriental.com or contact the hotel directly at +62 21 2993 8825 or via e-mail at email@example.com
About Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta
Following an extensive renovation in 2009, Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta has repositioned itself as the city’s most luxurious and contemporary hotel. Located in the heart of the city, the hotel is an oasis of 21st century luxury with 272 spacious guestrooms, including 24 suites and a variety of exciting award winning restaurants and bar concepts which have become the meeting places of choice for hotel guests and the local community. The completely redesigned meeting and banqueting facilities also provide the best venues for both business and social events. For more information and reservations visit www.mandarinoriental.com/jakarta.
About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels and resorts. The Group now operates, or has under development, 42 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 27 countries, with 18 hotels in Asia, 12 in The Americas and 12 in Europe and the Middle East. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.
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