With the festive season swinging into gear, it’s time to join Santa on his sleigh as he takes a whirlwind tour of Anantara hotels and resorts high on everyone’s wish list this year. From meeting an amphibious Santa in the Maldives to feasting on Christmas classics in a medieval convent in Italy to counting down
With the festive season swinging into gear, it’s time to join Santa on his sleigh as he takes a whirlwind tour of Anantara hotels and resorts high on everyone’s wish list this year. From meeting an amphibious Santa in the Maldives to feasting on Christmas classics in a medieval convent in Italy to counting down to 2024 among the dunes, the final weeks of the year promise to be filled with unforgettable adventure, meaningful discovery and lots of cheer.
Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas
Pristine nature and high glamour come together in a dazzling display of seasonal cheer at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas, where the festive programme includes a gold-themed New Year’s Eve gala and a private spa cruise that takes wellness enthusiasts out into the bay for massages and restorative drinks. Aspiring bartenders can shake up some delicious cocktails in the stunning orchid garden as part of a mixology workshop, while youngsters can pour their energies into a fun coconut hunt. At SEA, the signature underwater restaurant, Santa will emerge from a school of reef fish to delight the patrons with his aquatic skills, and of course gifts. For more information on Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas’ festive offering T: +960 664 4111 or E: email@example.com
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, United Arab Emirates
Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara, Oman
In Oman, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara is offering a unique double feature, combining a contemporary approach to wellness with Khun Sky, who gives guests the opportunity to experience the benefits of centuries-old Thai wisdom applied in modern therapies, and masterclasses with German freestyle football champion Marcel Gurk. Every morning at breakfast, guests can marvel at Marcel’s incredible moves and tricks that won him ten Guinness World Records, as well as having a unique opportunity to book a private lesson with the freestyle football legend and learn how to juggle like a pro. For more information on Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara’s festive activities T: +968 (0) 2322 8222 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anantara Convento di Amalfi Grand Hotel, Italy
Anantara New York Palace Budapest Hotel, Hungary
Those looking to celebrate in a grand European capital will find an enchanting Christmas Day scene at New York Café on the ground floor of Anantara New York Palace Budapest Hotel. This beloved institution, that has been at the heart of Budapest’s coffee culture for over a century, will be hosting a festive lunch with live Hungarian music and traditional food inside the imposing dining room filled with dozens of chandeliers, marble columns, stuccoed angels and gold trim. For more information on Anantara New York Palace Budapest Hotel’sfestive offers T: +36 (1) 886 6111, E: email@example.com.
Anantara Chiang Mai Resort