WONG Chin Chu
Cluster Director of Marketing Communications
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Doha, Qatar – December, 2015 – With the festive season in full swing, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha invites guests to revel in all the cheer it has to offer. The luxury hotel has announced a variety of special events and offers in the lead up to the New Year, ending 2015 on a high note.
Throughout December, guests at the hotel and Doha residents alike can experience a fabulous array of seasonal activities. Special appearances by Santa, cooking adventures, exquisite decorations and gourmet food presentations are part of the festive season offerings that will make this year’s celebrations a magnificent experience for everyone.
Families are invited to participate in a fun and creative Gingerbread Decorating Classes, to be held on December 11, 12, 18 and 19, with two sessions daily: morning sessions at 10am, and afternoon sessions at 2pm. In addition to this, this family package includes an appearance by Santa Claus, face painting, and kids refreshments priced at QR 200 per house.
The hotel Lobby Lounge will welcome visitors through offering a traditional afternoon tea with a festive twist between December 16 to 30. Guests can savor an irresistible selection of finger sandwiches, pastries and scones, alongside a selection of fine teas.
The Ritz-Carlton Culinary Academy will host two classes on December 12, with morning session at 10am highlighting Christmas Yulog and Gingerbread Cookies and afternoon session at 3 p.m. presenting a festive dinner: traditional Christmas turkey dinner with sweet potatoes, apple sage stuffing, maple glazed carrots and spiced pumpkin pie.
“Whether visitors are looking forward to a cozy, traditional Christmas or a night of revelry on New Year’s Eve, we are offering a range of activities that guests can take advantage of to create unforgettable memories. For the gastronomes looking ahead to the festive feasts, our culinary team has put together exceptional menus featuring the season’s best dishes,” said Erden Kendigelen, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Doha
On December 25, those looking to add Italian zest to their Christmas meal, Porcini is offering the option of an authentically Italian 4-course menu of tantalizing Christmas delicacies. La Mer restaurant will offer a contemporary fusion cuisine with festive flavor. Christmas Day Brunch in The Lagoon restaurant will be complemented by live cooking stations and festive decor
The countdown and celebrations for the New Year will be accompanied by a lavish buffet dinner of Middle Eastern classics in The Lagoon whilst Porcini will feature feasts of mouth-watering delicacies for those craving more indulgent celebrations. In addition to this, Habanos restaurant will amp up the festivities with a live band performance. Those seeking a livelier celebration can join in to the celebrations in the Admirals Club to count down to the New Year and watch the balloon drop.
For guests who plan to stay over the weekends and Festive period, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is offering a festive stay and escape to an exclusive Middle Eastern destination with our signature weekend packages, designed to pamper and rejuvenate. For more information please contact us at +974 4484 8000,or visit ritzcarlton.com/doha