Festive season at The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC: Step into the magical world of Christmas at the luxe hotel
It’s officially the most wonderful time of the year, and there’s one place in Dubai that’s pulling out all the stops to deliver a dose of festive cheer.
From tree lighting celebrations to a not-to-be-missed New Year’s Eve party, and everything in between, The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC is the place to be to see out 2018 in style.
Here's what happening this December:
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Awaken your festive spirit by watching the magical moment the huge tree has its dazzling lights switched on.
The whole thing is sound-tracked by the beautiful voices of the choir who will assemble to belt out classics and soothe your inner Grinch.
When: December 6, from 6pm
Café Belge Festive Brunch
The only thing we love more than brunch is a super-sized version of it. Café Belge, the excellent Belgian gastropub, is hosting an unmissable party with fantastic cuisine. So there's no need to bicker over who's doing the washing up.
When: December 25, 12-4pm
Price: From AED395
If we could live in a gingerbread house all year round, well, we'd probably eat it all within days.
Still, learning how to build one with Executive Pastry Chef Emanuele Saracino with the whole family will definitely satisfy your sweet house needs.
When: December 8 and 15
Treat yourself to all the deliciousness that The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC has to offer without leaving the comfort of your home.
Take the hassle out of cooking and order one of the succulent roast turkeys to your door or go all in and grab yourself festive hamper packed with seasonal treats such as mince pies and chocolate cookies. Perfect for those the hermits amongst us.
When: November 21 - December 31. Orders must be placed at least 72 hours in advance
Price: Turkeys from AED750, hampers on request
NYE at Flair No. 5
See in 2019 in chic fashion at one of the finest terrace lounges in Dubai. Reserve a table or private cabana for New Year’s Eve and enjoy the delectable mixed beverages on offer as a live band helps you see out 2018 with a bang.
When: December 31, from 10pm
Price: From AED300
Head to ritzcarlton.com/difc for more information on festive activities and bookings