London, United Kingdom—Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine
London’s most fashionable, address where town meets country, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London is celebrating a highly stylish festive season with a unique partnership package with Harrods, designed to add sparkle to every family Christmas.
Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park’s Christmas transformation by Harrods will be unveiled on November 26, 2012. Using a contemporary clay color scheme with claret red and cream poinsettias, all public areas of the hotel, including the marble Lobby, the Mandarin Bar and Bar Boulud, will be scattered with red berries and a selection of elegant, bespoke baubles to create an enchanting and magical ambiance. A huge Christmas tree dressed with Nordic inspired decorations will be the centrepiece of this year’s stunning display.
Bringing the real magic of Christmas dreams alive, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park and Harrods will be paying special attention to children this festive season with a confectionary Christmas tree. Located on the hotel’s lower ground floor in between Bar Boulud and The Spa, and taking inspiration from the newly launched Toy Kingdom at Harrods, the Christmas tree will be decorated with an assortment of hanging handmade sweets and candy canes by artisan candy makers Papabubble.
For a Christmas aperitif, adults at the Mandarin Bar will be able to savor the specially created MO Rumble seasonal cocktail, comprising of dark rum, Pernod, whole star anise, maple syrup, lemon juice and cinnamon. Meanwhile children can enjoy a festive Chocolatina,
Ambience aside The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park and Harrods Christmas experience is based on double occupancy and includes overnight accommodations, Christmas welcome gift upon arrival including the Harrods 2012 Teddy Bear and a bespoke selection of delicious sweet treats by Papabubble for every child and one VIP ticket per family (for a maximum of five people) to meet Father Christmas at the Harrods Christmas Grotto.
Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park’s General Manager Anthony McHale comments, “We are absolutely delighted to be partnering with Harrods to deliver an extra special experience this festive season for our guests, and most importantly for our younger visitors.”