This holiday season, Corinthia Hotels, a luxury collection of five-star properties located in some of the most beautiful European cities – London, Budapest, Lisbon, Prague, St. Petersburg, and the charming Mediterranean island of Malta – have enticing Christmas and New Year’s Eve offers for travelers making last-minute plans to spend the holiday season overseas.
Whether one wants to be part of holiday festivities full of excitement, from elaborate Christmas dinners to red carpet New Year’s Eve balls, or prefers to spend quiet time luxuriating in spas and indulging in world-class dining, the Corinthia Hotels are prepared to make this a “holiday to remember.”
CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON – NEWLY OPENED APRIL 2011
Experience the festive season in unrivaled luxury and elegance at the recently-opened Corinthia Hotel London. The hotel boasts some of the largest rooms and suites in the very heart of London with Trafalgar Square on the north bank of the Thames, across from the London Eye. Corinthia’s new flagship offers a variety of culinary delights, including contemporary modern British cuisine in The Northall and Mediterranean seafood in Massimo Restaurant and Oyster Bar. Packages start at £299 per night (approximately US$467) for 2, including breakfast and dinner.
Enjoy a traditional British Afternoon Tea with a festive twist in the Corinthia Hotel London’s Lobby Lounge – whose chic, serene surroundings have you seated beneath the stunning Baccarat crystal “full-moon” chandelier. The seasonal menu reflects classic British Christmas foods in miniature form alongside traditional afternoon tea treats, carefully crafted using premium British produce with all recipes overseen by world renowned Pastry Chef Claire Clark, MBE. With Laurent-Perrier and Louis Roederer Brut Rosé available, in addition to an array of teas, including bespoke blends created especially for Corinthia London. Afternoon Tea starts at £35 (approximately US$55).
After a holiday of indulgence, embrace the New Year with a renewed dedication to well-being at the four-story ESPA Life at Corinthia, the largest hotel spa in London. Starting at £195 (approximately US$300), a 1-day detox will clarify and revitalize body and mind, melting away accumulated stress, leaving you fresh for the New Year.
CORINTHIA HOTEL BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
Capture the spirit of Christmas with a special two-night package at the Corinthia Hotel Budapest, the only hotel in Hungary included in TripAdvisor’s list of the top 25 hotels in Europe, which has been a city landmark for over a century. Enjoy comfortable accommodation, traditional food with live entertainment, and pampering at the Royal Spa, from €374 (approximately US$506) for 2 nights.
The Corinthia Hotel Budapest’s Royal Spa, which first opened in 1886, has been beautifully restored to the original splendor of the 19th century, while offering the latest state-of-the-art features of the 21st century, such as a 15-meter swimming pool, several relaxation areas, saunas, steam bath, Jacuzzis, a fitness room, multisensory shower, as well as a variety of therapeutic and massage treatments.
CORINTHIA HOTEL ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Russian opulence at Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg with its special three-night New Year’s package, starting at €998 (approximately US$1350) for 2 people, including airport transfers. Enjoy deluxe accommodations; a sumptuous buffet breakfast; and New Year’s Eve celebration at the Imperial Restaurant with an exquisite gala buffet featuring a seafood bar, wide selection of International and Russian delicacies, free-ﬂowing wines, vodka, and champagne for the midnight toast, along with live entertainment.
Ideally located in the heart of St. Petersburg on Nevsky Prospect, the 400-room Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg, following extensive refurbishment and restructuring work, now boasts more rooms and more facilities under 1 roof than any other luxury hotel in the city.
CORINTHIA HOTEL PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
Escape to the Corinthia Hotel Prague and enjoy upscale accommodation, pampering at the Apollo Day Spa and a 30-minute massage starting from €79 (approximately US$106) per night, valid for stays of at least 2 nights. On New Year’s Eve, attend the Red Carpet Glamour Party to kick off 2012 in style. Walk down the red carpet, sip champagne, and feel the glitz at the Corinthia Hotel Prague with a live band playing famous movie title songs.
Standing on top of one of Prague’s seven hills, the Corinthia Hotel Prague offers stunning panoramic views of the colorful city from its top floor ballroom, as well as from the indoor swimming pool.
CORINTHIA HOTEL LISBON, PORTUGAL
Lisbon, one of the most fashionable European capitals, is the backdrop for a special Christmas. For €145 (approximately US$196) per person, guests can enjoy a 2-night stay at Corinthia Hotel Lisbon, including a special Christmas Eve dinner or Christmas lunch at Sete Colinas Restaurant, with live music with a duo New Jazz Band.
The Award-winning Corinthia Hotel Lisbon is located in the heart of the financial district, a short distance from the historic city center, as well as the Lisbon International Airport. The modern, stylish hotel offers stunning views of the 18th century Aqueduct and beautiful Monsanto Natural Park.
CORINTHIA PALACE HOTEL & SPA, MALTA
Celebrate an exquisitely traditional Christmas at Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa with gourmet cuisine, live entertainment, and a Christmas stocking from Santa starting at €261 (approximately US$353) for 2 nights.
Set in the beautifully landscaped gardens of a 19th century restored villa, the Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa was the very first property in the Corinthia portfolio. Located across the street from the Presidential Palace and Botanical Gardens, it is in close proximity to the capital, Valetta, and the ancient walled city of Mdina.
CORINTHIA HOTEL ST. GEORGE’S BAY, MALTA
Corinthia Hotel St. George Bay offers a New Year’s countdown you will never forget, in a Mediterranean atmosphere. Usher in the New Year at Corinthia, with its fun atmosphere and diverse entertainment starting at €532 (approximately US$720) based on 2 guests sharing for 3 nights. The New Year Eve’s package includes sumptuous buffet breakfast at Fra Martino restaurant, VIP treatment of truffles and liqueur in your room upon arrival, New Year’s Eve buffet dinner in the hotel’s main dining room with live entertainment, and free use of the facilities at the Apollo day Spa, which include the indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, and fitness studio.
Every room at the Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay has a terrace offering stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea and an architectural landscape that reflects the many cultural influences on this lovely, charming island.