Sponsored: The festive season has finally arrived and where better to spend it than at the only hotel inside the world’s tallest building! This is the place where you can expect nothing but luxury and decadence to round off the year.
Check out the vast number of opportunities to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year! Armani Hotel Dubai has created a festive celebration that brings together people from all cultures and traditions. Inspired by their Italian lineage and multicultural community, the Armani Festive experience showcases award-winning hospitality, world-class dining and soul-stirring entertainment.
Feel the true spirit of the season come alive in the heart of Downtown Dubai, with a bespoke collection of thoughtfully curated Christmas and New Year events and experiences to end 2021 with the very best of times.
Take a leaf out of the Italian Christmas playbook and start the celebrations early with a multi-course festive lunch or degustation dinner to remember. The menu, filled with exemplary dishes, perfectly showcases the best ingredients sourced from coast to farm to mountain. End 2021 on a gastronomic high note with a signature six-course New Year’s Eve experience featuring culinary favourites, including blue lobster ravioli, slow-cooked Piemontese tenderloin, pan-seared turbot and the spectacular 23-carat gold sfera dessert.
Available from 15 to 30 December, from 12pm to 3pm and 6pm to 11pm. AED 449 (four-course lunch) and AED 649 (six-course dinner).
On New Year’s Eve, ARMANI/RISTORANTE will offer a six-course set menu for AED 1,399 per person, accompanied by live music from a singer and pianist.
For an immersive festive experience created for sharing with loved ones and close friends, their five-course celebration of spice experience can be enjoyed from mid-December. Expect a contemporary collection of classic dishes enhanced with a unique culinary touch in an experience that will surely keep you coming back again and again in 2022.
For a New Year’s Eve experience to remember, the next-level gastronomy is paired with phenomenal views of The Dubai Fountain. The spectacular six-course menu features crab pachadi, Jaipuri paneer tikka, Kadai guinea fowl, lauki ka kofta, a duo of chocolate desserts, and so much more.
Available from 15 to 30 December (excluding Christmas Eve and Christmas Day), from 6:30pm. AED 499 (five-course festive set menu).
On New Year’s Eve, ARMANI/AMAL will offer a six-course set menu for AED 1,399 per person.
With new Head Chef SK at the helm, get ready for a festive Japanese dining experience like no other. Don’t wait until Christmas to sample his sublime five-course dinner tasting menu, which showcases a dramatically reimagined Hashi menu.
Available from 15 to 30 December, from 6:30pm. AED 649 (five-course set menu).
For a year-end dinner full of innovation and a few surprises, the six-course New Year’s Eve celebration includes delights such as miso and truffle-infused dobin mushi soup, grilled Maine lobster and black cod robata-yaki and an east meets west dessert.
On New Year’s Eve, ARMANI/HASHI will offer a six-course set menu for AED 1,399 per person.
Are you looking for the perfect festive gathering with family or friends? Why not do Christmas Eve dinner or brunch on 25th the right way with a travelling buffet of dishes that represent the authentic culinary heritage of the Mediterranean? Stamp your passport at Armani’s global New Year’s Eve celebration and feast on a culinary repertoire that celebrates the legacy of regional cuisine, from the heart of the Roman Empire to the borders of Ottoman rule, while dancing to a live band. Dishes range from Levantine classics to French, Italian and Spanish favourites. Whatever your favourite festive fare might be, you are sure to get a taste of it here!
Festive dinner buffet on Friday 24 December is AED 349 per person, festive brunch buffet on Saturday 25 December 2021 is AED 449 (soft beverages) and AED 699 (house beverages).
On New Year’s Eve, ARMANI/MEDITERRANEO will offer a buffet for AED 1,299 (soft beverages) and AED 1,799 (house beverages).
It wouldn’t be the holidays without festive afternoon tea, especially if you have visitors in town. From mini panettone, gingerbread cake and Stollen to cinnamon star Christmas cookies, immerse yourself with childlike delight in sweet favourites as well as seasonal savouries including foie gras and smoked duck trammezine, and beetroot cured royal salmon and burrata mousse with tomato caviar. Available daily from 15 to 30 December, from 2pm to 6pm. AED 185 per person or AED 320 per couple.
Dine at Armani Hotel Dubai on New Year’s Eve and be treated like family at the after-party to ring in the New Year in the company of Dubai’s socialites and party people. Expect sophisticated exclusivity, free-flowing beverages and world-class DJ entertainment. AED 1,000 for men and AED 500 for ladies.
FESTIVE TAKEAWAY MENU
If you feel like spending the festive season in the comfort of your own home, the team of expert chefs at Armani Hotel Dubai are still at your service. Allow them to create the perfect holiday menu to be enjoyed with your family and friends, but without the stress. Mix and match your order with a freshly prepared collection of roasted turkey with winter vegetables. Desserts and Traditional sweet treats include the all-time favourite panettone and pandoro, spiced stollen and a collection of Christmas cakes. Takeaway available daily from 15 to 30 December, from 12pm to 11pm.
Book a 90-minute treatment and enjoy two additional 20-minutes of spa indulgence on the same day with compliments of ARMANI/SPA. Double up on your festive pampering or invite a friend for a pre-party season treat and choose from a bespoke menu of treatments, including energising scrubs, moisturising body wraps, facial treatments and more. Avaiulanel Sunday to Thursday until 30 December, from 10am to 10pm. AED 910 per person, including full access to the Armani thermal bathing facilities and spa lounge.
To celebrate the festive season in true Armani style, make your reservations at Dubai’s premier fashion hotel.