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By Partner Content | December 18th, 2022

With Christmas creeping up so quickly, you might find be stuck trying to think of things to do and what to buy. Not to fear, The Loop HK is here to sort you out with some Christmas inspiration you need for a fun and festive holiday in 2022! Plus, we’ve got some special discount codes below so let’s get into it, shall we?
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Festive Season at Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental
Photo: Mandarin Oriental

Enjoy a luxurious staycation in the heart of Central and delight in festive buffet delights and other dining privileges. Mandarin Oriental has curated a memorable festive program for all its guests, full of culinary experiences and wellness affairs. Freshly roasted chestnuts, warm mulled wine, and homemade mince pies on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day. Christmas Day Roast at the Mandarin Grill + Bar. You are bound to be whisked away into a different world.
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SVIM: Fun Swimwear for Men

SVIM - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: SVIM

Boring swimwear – and gifts – are not allowed! This Christmas, give your loved ones something exciting to unbox. SVIM shorts and briefs, made from recovered ocean plastic, come in playful prints and patterns for the man who loves to stand out from the crowd. Give the gift of eternal summer and sustainability. Get 20% off with promo code “LOOP20″.
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Better than Flowers

Better than flowers - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: Better than Flowers

Better than Flowers have got you covered with their beautiful gift sets just for this holiday season. Why not shower him with a Christmas package full of skincare goodies, Truffle chili crisp, and funky socks? or even purchase a Christmas package for the kiddos! Whatever you choose to get, make sure you don’t forget to get 10% off with the promo code “THELOOPHK“.
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Cocktails of Asia: Regional Recipes and the Spirited Stories Behind Them

Cocktails of asia - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: Man Mo Media

If your fellow friend, significant other, or colleague loves a good drink and the finer things in life, the ‘Cocktails of Asia’ by Holly Graham, is perfect for them. The book shares the recipes, stories, and history behind the cocktails, bars, and people that define this spirited region — from India to Indonesia, China to Japan, and everywhere in between. Learn how to make modern creations from the talented pros; go behind the scenes of Asia’s iconic establishments; and discover the history of classic Asian cocktails such as the Singapore Sling, Jungle Bird, and Pegu Club.

Happy Holidays at The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel

The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: The Fullerton Hotel

The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong has specially curated a collection of experiences, gifts, and dining menus for a fun and relaxing holiday. Keeping with their tradition of creating memorable experiences for the guests, the hotel promises a feast – including dazzling festive decorations, live performances, sumptuous festive gourmet menus, and an array of entertaining Christmas activities suitable for couples and families – all set in a serene waterfront oasis. Also, did we mention that there’s a spa available?

Christmas at The Pottinger

The Pottinger - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: The Pottinger

Dine in style and live lavishly at The Pottinger this Christmas. Gift your loved ones, or yourself, a festive stay that features an exclusive menu at HUSO, a French-Mediterranian-style restaurant. Wake up to coffee and pancakes at PHI, and indulge yourself in the city’s view.

The Onsen Experience: A Guide to Japan’s Hot Spring Sanctuaries

The onsen experience- Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: Man Mo Media

With Japan being a popular holiday destination for Hong Kongers, it only makes sense to gift your friends & family a guide to Onsen (hot springs) around Japan to make their trip a memorable one. Who doesn’t want to relax in a natural hot spring and forget about their worries?

Vacation to CROSSROADS in the Maldives

Crossroads at maldives - Christmas Inspiration 2022
Photo: CROSSROADS, Maldives

Hidden away in South Malé Atoll, The Maldives offer a gateway to the world – CROSSROADS Maldives. With multiple private island resorts such as Hard Rock Hotel, Curio Collection, and SAii Lagoon, you are spoilt for choice. This is all connected by The Marina, which is an 800-meter boardwalk, full of fine dining, retail, and activities. It’s never to early to plan for the new year.

Sushi at UMI for Christmas

UMI
Photo: Le Comptoir

Let UMI take care of your Christmas dinner with sushi master Yukio Kimijima, taking you on an omakase journey. The Dinner Omakase includes 4 seasonal appetizers, 10 sushi, Chef’s daily maki, miso soup, and dessert. The intimate and modish space is reminiscent of Ginza’s finest omakase sushi bars.

Joyful Christmas Performance at the Gold Coast Hotel

Photo: Gold Coast Hotel

Enjoy cheerful Christmas performances at the Gold Coast Hotel’s lobby! We’ve got Viva Dance Academy performing on the 24 December 2022 from 5 pm to 5:30 pm, and Calibre Education Centre performing on the 25 December from 5 pm to 5:30 pm.

Ms B’s CAKERY Christmas cakes

Photo: Ms.B’s Cakery

Indulge in some sweet treats this Christmas with Ms B’s Cakery! Made from French fresh cream and the finest ingredients, you are definitely going to wow your guests with these. Available for a limited time only from December 12 to 27.

Check out more Christmas City guides this year.

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for The Best of Hong Kong.

  • By Partner Content | December 18th, 2022

    With Christmas creeping up so quickly, you might find be stuck trying to think of things to do and what to buy. Not to fear, The Loop HK is here to sort you out with some Christmas inspiration you need for a fun and festive holiday in 2022! Plus, we’ve got some special discount codes below so let’s get into it, shall we?
    ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Festive Season at Mandarin Oriental

    Mandarin Oriental
    Photo: Mandarin Oriental

    Enjoy a luxurious staycation in the heart of Central and delight in festive buffet delights and other dining privileges. Mandarin Oriental has curated a memorable festive program for all its guests, full of culinary experiences and wellness affairs. Freshly roasted chestnuts, warm mulled wine, and homemade mince pies on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day. Christmas Day Roast at the Mandarin Grill + Bar. You are bound to be whisked away into a different world.
    ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    SVIM: Fun Swimwear for Men

    SVIM - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: SVIM

    Boring swimwear – and gifts – are not allowed! This Christmas, give your loved ones something exciting to unbox. SVIM shorts and briefs, made from recovered ocean plastic, come in playful prints and patterns for the man who loves to stand out from the crowd. Give the gift of eternal summer and sustainability. Get 20% off with promo code “LOOP20″.
    ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Better than Flowers

    Better than flowers - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: Better than Flowers

    Better than Flowers have got you covered with their beautiful gift sets just for this holiday season. Why not shower him with a Christmas package full of skincare goodies, Truffle chili crisp, and funky socks? or even purchase a Christmas package for the kiddos! Whatever you choose to get, make sure you don’t forget to get 10% off with the promo code “THELOOPHK“.
    ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Cocktails of Asia: Regional Recipes and the Spirited Stories Behind Them

    Cocktails of asia - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: Man Mo Media

    If your fellow friend, significant other, or colleague loves a good drink and the finer things in life, the ‘Cocktails of Asia’ by Holly Graham, is perfect for them. The book shares the recipes, stories, and history behind the cocktails, bars, and people that define this spirited region — from India to Indonesia, China to Japan, and everywhere in between. Learn how to make modern creations from the talented pros; go behind the scenes of Asia’s iconic establishments; and discover the history of classic Asian cocktails such as the Singapore Sling, Jungle Bird, and Pegu Club.

    Happy Holidays at The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel

    The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: The Fullerton Hotel

    The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong has specially curated a collection of experiences, gifts, and dining menus for a fun and relaxing holiday. Keeping with their tradition of creating memorable experiences for the guests, the hotel promises a feast – including dazzling festive decorations, live performances, sumptuous festive gourmet menus, and an array of entertaining Christmas activities suitable for couples and families – all set in a serene waterfront oasis. Also, did we mention that there’s a spa available?

    Christmas at The Pottinger

    The Pottinger - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: The Pottinger

    Dine in style and live lavishly at The Pottinger this Christmas. Gift your loved ones, or yourself, a festive stay that features an exclusive menu at HUSO, a French-Mediterranian-style restaurant. Wake up to coffee and pancakes at PHI, and indulge yourself in the city’s view.

    The Onsen Experience: A Guide to Japan’s Hot Spring Sanctuaries

    The onsen experience- Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: Man Mo Media

    With Japan being a popular holiday destination for Hong Kongers, it only makes sense to gift your friends & family a guide to Onsen (hot springs) around Japan to make their trip a memorable one. Who doesn’t want to relax in a natural hot spring and forget about their worries?

    Vacation to CROSSROADS in the Maldives

    Crossroads at maldives - Christmas Inspiration 2022
    Photo: CROSSROADS, Maldives

    Hidden away in South Malé Atoll, The Maldives offer a gateway to the world – CROSSROADS Maldives. With multiple private island resorts such as Hard Rock Hotel, Curio Collection, and SAii Lagoon, you are spoilt for choice. This is all connected by The Marina, which is an 800-meter boardwalk, full of fine dining, retail, and activities. It’s never to early to plan for the new year.

    Sushi at UMI for Christmas

    UMI
    Photo: Le Comptoir

    Let UMI take care of your Christmas dinner with sushi master Yukio Kimijima, taking you on an omakase journey. The Dinner Omakase includes 4 seasonal appetizers, 10 sushi, Chef’s daily maki, miso soup, and dessert. The intimate and modish space is reminiscent of Ginza’s finest omakase sushi bars.

    Joyful Christmas Performance at the Gold Coast Hotel

    Photo: Gold Coast Hotel

    Enjoy cheerful Christmas performances at the Gold Coast Hotel’s lobby! We’ve got Viva Dance Academy performing on the 24 December 2022 from 5 pm to 5:30 pm, and Calibre Education Centre performing on the 25 December from 5 pm to 5:30 pm.

    Ms B’s CAKERY Christmas cakes

    Photo: Ms.B’s Cakery

    Indulge in some sweet treats this Christmas with Ms B’s Cakery! Made from French fresh cream and the finest ingredients, you are definitely going to wow your guests with these. Available for a limited time only from December 12 to 27.

    Check out more Christmas City guides this year.

    Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for The Best of Hong Kong.