Sponsored: A sleigh full of spectacular events are planned for December at the exquisite Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Sofitel Dubai Downtown ‘s enchanting “Art de Noel” continues for its next edition this season, transforming the property into a winter wonderland with an elegant French twist.
Guests can also look forward to extravagant decorations, Instagram-perfect photo opps, a life-size gingerbread house, and much more. Sofitel Dubai Downtown’s restaurants will also be preparing seasonal French delicacies. And when New Year’s Eve comes around, take your pick from two mesmerising themed nights – Alice In Wonderland & Les Nuits Parisiennes.
The festive season is incomplete without turkey and trimmings. Order a five to six kgs oven-roasted turkey served with rolled beef sausage and bacon, golden baby potatoes, roasted pumpkin, caramelized chestnuts, creamy mashed potatoes, traditional Brussels sprouts, classic gravy, and cranberry sauce.
Festive Afternoon Tea at La Patisserie
Sofitel Dubai Downtown’s charming afternoon tea gets a festive spin. Pair speciality teas with a selection of sweet and savoury nibbles including financiers, gingerbread cookies, raspberry eclairs, canelé, stollen, green tea macarons, five-spice shortcake, lemon madeleines, Santa’s mango-passion cake, ginger and chocolate cake, mince pies, and three types of finger sandwiches.
Festive Brunches at Les Cuisines & Mosaic Pool Lounge
The only thing better than a weekend brunch is a festive brunch! Come on over to Sofitel Dubai Downtown for two special themed brunches. Indulge in a festive feast by the pool or at Sofitel Dubai Downtown’s family-friendly restaurant.
The extensive menu features foie gras terrine, an extravagant seafood counter, chicken roulade, yule log (buche de noel), and seasonal favourites. Expect a host of buzzing live food stations serving turkey and sides, oysters, grilled meat, pasta, sushi, and Indian and Asian dishes. Children can head over to the Kid’s Corner serving popcorn, cotton candy, hot dogs, and penne pomodoro, alongside an exciting chocolate fountain. Look forward to Instagram-worthy live stations serving fried ice cream and macaroons oozing dramatic clouds of liquid nitrogen.
Les Cuisines Evening Brunch on December 24 from 7-11pm at AED190 per child (6-12 years), AED385 inclusive of soft beverages and AED495 inclusive of house beverages. Mosaic Pool Lounge Brunch on December 25 from 1-4pm at AED170 per child (6-12 years), AED350 inclusive of soft beverages and AED475 inclusive of house beverages. Call +97156 996 0582 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website or Instagram.
New Year “Alice Wonderland” Themed Dinner at Les Cuisines
Alice, The Mad Hatter, and the White Rabbit invite guests of all ages to a magical night of wonder, curiosity, and splendour. Embark on an immersive journey through Wonderland with acrobat artists, dancers, live musicians, and more. An evening of entertainment, a buffet of cold and hot seafood dishes and herb-crusted rack of lamb, amongst other offerings, and whimsical surprises await.
December 31 from 7pm-12am at AED275 per child (6-12 years), AED599 inclusive of soft beverages and AED799 inclusive of house beverages. Call +97156 996 0582 or email email@example.com. Visit the website or Instagram.
New Year “Les Nuits Parisiennes” at Mosaic
Why countdown to midnight in Dubai when you can do it in Paris? The chic Mosaic Pool Lounge will transport guests to the City of Lights on New Year’s Eve. Named “Les Nuits Parisiennes” the venue will bring Parisian charm to life. Expect a typical Parisian evening, with immersive lighting, acrobats, dancers, a saxophonist, buffet brimming with barbecue specialities, French- style mussel gratin, five-spice chocolate pudding and plenty more.
December 31 from 7pm-1am at AED999 inclusive of soft beverages, AED1,299 per person inclusive of house beverages and AED1,799 inclusive of premium beverages. Shisha will be available from AED249. Call +97156 996 0582 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website or Instagram.