Celebrating Christmas and New Year at midtown hotels

Rex Hotel, 141 Nguyen Hue Boulevard, District 1, HCMC, tel: 08. 3829 2185

The Vertical Garden on the ground floor of the hotel which will be turned into a heaven’s garden will host a Christmas party on December 24 from 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Adults and children will be charged VND2.3 million and VND1.15 million respectively.

Majestic Sai Gon Hotel, 1 Dong Khoi Street, District 1, HCMC, Tel: 08. 3829 5517

The hotel has a special offer of turkey stuffed with almond served with mass potato, grilled vegetables and sauces at the price of VND1.999 million per portion suitable for five to six people from now until December 25.

Hotel Continental Sai Gon, 132 Dong Khoi Street, District 1, HCMC. Tel: 08.3825 7679

Christmas Eve party at the hotel in Western style is highlighted by turkey, a must-eat dish in the festive season. Baked oyster with cheese and roasted lamb are going to stimulate your senses of taste. In addition, 40 selective dishes and tasteful drinks, including special cocktails, red wine and white wine, await gastronomes in an unforgettable Christmas Eve at the Continental. At the party, Santa Claus and Fairy Snow Queen will come to present gifts and deliver greetings, wishing you a happy life. The hotel’s restaurant has been decorated for guests to enjoy a great Christmas season to the fullest. Artistic shows, including Christmas carols and traditional dances, and games are other highlights of the party. Time: 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Price: VND1.39 million an adult and VND790,000 a child.

Grand Hotel Sai Gon, 8 Dong Khoi Street, District 1, HCMC. Tel: 08. 3915 5555

Grand Hotel Sai Gon welcomes Christmas 2015 and New Year 2016 by hosting exciting gala dinner parties. The parties will be held at Saigon Palace Restaurant, Chavigny Hall Restaurant and Rooftop Grand Café, either indoors or outdoors. In such a setting, guests can watch fireworks display on the city’s skyline. The party will spur revelers with shows performed by music bands and dancers.