Gong Xi Fa Cai: Ringing in the Year of The Rat at Diamond Hotel Philippines
First in the Chinese zodiac and thus the harbinger of renewal and fresh beginnings, the optimistic Rat promises a year blessed with grand abundance. Inspire success in all aspects of your life with colorful performances, draw good fortune with traditional Chinese delicacies and activities, make the best of the year’s bounty with a Feng Shui consultation, and rejuvenate the whole family with a staycation package – all these laid out for a vibrant celebration of Chinese New Year 2020 at Diamond Hotel Philippines.
Start the merriment at the head of the week with Live Dimsum Making and Noodle Pulling Demonstrations, alternately held from January 20-26, 2020. Be filled with awe as our expert chefs showcase their unmatched talent for the crowds, creating mesmerizing dimsum designs with specialized techniques and stretching noodle dough as far as the eye can see.
Infused with rich aromas, distinct flavors, and a timeless tale rooted in culture, Chinese cuisine is an irresistible staple, all the more meant to be savored and celebrated at Corniche. From January 23-26, 2020, guests can enjoy Chinese Chef Yang Yong’s vast selection of authentic Chinese specialties for Php 3,180 nett per person. For a minimum spend of Php 5,000 at the buffet, guests are entitled to Pick-a-Prize at the hotel’s Prosperity Tree for a chance to win gift certificates and other premium items.
On January 25, the day that marks the Chinese New Year, witness the energetic Dragon and Lion dance at 11AM by the Philippine Ling Nam Athletic Federation. To create an atmosphere for positive energy and clarity for the new year, the Kim Hwa Ensemble will also be playing live Chinese instrumental music at the hotel lobby. Free 10-minute Feng Shui consultations with expert Angel Macalino are also available on this day for a minimum spend of Php 5,000 at the Corniche lunch buffet. Diners at Corniche will also be gifted with ang pau containing vouchers for up to 40% off at the restaurants on their next visit.
To make the most of the festivities’ motif, take your friends and family to a culinary excursion that’s truly remarkable with the Chinese Lauriat set menus at Corniche. Presenting a wealth of authentic Chinese fine dishes served at an exclusive dining area within the restaurant, the Chinese Lauriat experience is ideal for reunions, special gatherings, and family get-togethers. Every feast is skillfully crafted by Chinese Chef Yang Yong, whose expertise in oriental cuisine spans over 20 years, guaranteeing that your palate will be exhilarated with each course.
For those whose dimsum cravings know no end or bounds, the Weekend Dimsum Delights at Corniche features an extensive choice of steamed, baked, and fried dimsum for only Php 999 nett per person. Sweet or savory, simply flavored or exquisitely spiced, meaty or heartily vegetarian, dimsum in every shape, size, and palate is within reach of your chopsticks every Saturday and Sunday at lunch.
Greet the Year of the Rat refreshed and revived with the Chinese New Year Staycation package. With a starting rate of Php 5,000 nett per night in a Deluxe Room from January 20-26, 2020, this room offer is made more luxurious with buffet breakfast for two, unlimited Wi-Fi access, 30% off on dining, 20% off on laundry, massage and reflexology services, and complimentary shuttle service during weekends to Intramuros, SM Mall of Asia, and museums. Book today at www.diamondhotel.com and use the promo code PROSPER.