As the year 2011 is approaching, hotels in Jakarta are offering special packages with all the joy and trimmings of the festive season to bid farewell to the year 2010.
Hotel Mulia Senayan will hold a year-end event featuring the exclusive performances of Due Voci in the hotel’s Grand Ballroom and the multi-award winning Sandhy Sondoro at The Cascade Lounge.
“An Enchanting New Year’s Eve Concerto with Due Voci” features the magnificent voices of Kelly Levesque and Tyler Hamilton singing the Classic Grammy award-winning love songs of legendary songwriter Diane Warren. Those who are into Diane’s hits such as Toni Braxton’s Unbreak My Heart, Cher’s If I Could Turn Back Time and Aerosmith’s I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing will surely have an unforgettable year-end celebration for net prices from Rp 4 million to Rp 5 million. The prices include dinner, supper and free-flow of soft drinks.
As an alternative, the hotel also features “Sandhy Sondoro’s New Year’s Eve Performance”. This Indonesian multi-award winning artist will show his talent at The Cascade Lounge for the price of Rp 1,500,000++ per person, including dinner buffet and mocktail.
Savoring great food while enjoying the fabulous performances of renowned musicians at Hotel Mulia, is truly an exceptional experience. But another South Jakarta’s hotel, The Dharmawangsa, has its own to offer. The South Jakarta’s five-star residential style hotel will throw a year-end celebration at its two restaurants, Sriwijaya and Jakarta.
At Rp 795,000++ per person, Sriwijaya can be an interesting venue to rejoice the Christmas spirit with your family while savoring French cuisine in a uniquely cultural Javanese ambience with Indonesian hospitality.
Awaiting the arrival of 2011, the restaurant will feature discerning French food by Executive Chef Oliver Piganiol. His signature dishes will bring guests to a fine dining candlelit experience at Rp 995,000++ per person. Coupled with live entertainment, you will be taken to the countdown where the peak of the festivity takes off.
For a more casual dining venue to celebrate year-end festivities, Jakarta Restaurant offers a splendid gourmet buffet with a selection of delectable dishes. At Rp 495,000 per person, live acoustic entertainment will complete the exceptional experience.
Going to the Central Jakarta, Hotel Nikko is thrilled to deliver a year-end celebration with various packages priced from Rp 338,000++ to Rp 1,500,000++ per person. At the Olive Tree Restaurant, the international buffet will serve turkey and a tempting Christmas mocktail at Rp 338,000++ per person for Christmas Eve and Rp 358,000++ per person for New Year’s Eve.
Or you can spend Rp 485,000++ per person to spoil your palate with the Turkey set menu and Amusse bouche appetizer in Kayangan Restaurant.
For those who are keen on making end of the year more festive than regular holidays, welcome 2011 with the shabu-shabu course menu with sparkling wine and Bellini cocktails at Rp 1,200,000++ and Rp 1,500,000++ per person.
During the month of December, Hotel Nikko features a Sushi Festival at Origami Restaurant. Here guests can choose a variety of sushi along with a glass of draught beer for Rp 250,000++ per person. And for the celebration of Christmas and new year, the restaurant features a healthy Japanese buffet with a glass of sparkling wine and steamed lobster for Rp 300,000++ per person.
Furthermore, guests are welcome to enjoy a dazzling view of the heart of Jakarta from Boulevard lounge during December with great promo prices. And if you opt to stay the night, Hotel Nikko offers special room packages starting from Rp 1,200,000++ per night including breakfast for two persons and special prices for dining at The Olive Tree Restaurant and Origami Restaurant.
In the western side of Jakarta, Santika Premiere Hotel will share the joy of Christmas and New Year in a world-class setting with more affordable prices, ranging from Rp 135,000++ to Rp 300,000++ per person in The Harmony, the hotel’s restaurant.
In addition to featuring a special Christmas buffet with various dishes, the hotel presents White Christmas Package, which is valid from Dec. 19, 2010 to Jan. 6, 2011 starting from Rp 650,000++ per night. As for Dec. 30 and 31, the rates are Rp 1,500,000 ++ for a night and Rp 2,000,000++ for two nights.
To ring in the new year, Santika Hotel will throw a bash featuring a live acoustic performance, modern dance and bands from the capital city. They call the party Glamorous New Year’s Eve. It’s also where you will be spoiled by dishes such as Lamb Rack, Spare Rib BBQ and more. In addition, the hotel will present door prizes with a variety of attractive gifts.
All of these aforementioned hotels have brought interesting offers to the table. Regardless of your preferred hotel to celebrate year-end festivities, ringing in 2011 is surely worthy of a great celebration.
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