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This is the time of year where cheer, joy and love are here. While gifts are left under glittering trees, Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach and Four Seasons Hotel Dubai International Financial Centre offer the perfect experiences to celebrate the shiniest gift of all – togetherness. Family brunches, exquisite Yule logs, decadent teas and sparkly fireworks have one thing in common: they are meant to be shared. This year at Four Seasons Dubai, guests can share the most special of moments and embrace the season with a festive program designed to inspire warmth and closeness.

Embracing Classy Occasions

Afternoon Tea at Shai Salon, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

Guests can drift away with a timelessly classy Afternoon Tea experience at Shai Salon. Decadent sandwiches meet the dreamiest scones and crafted pastries by Chef Nicolas Lambert, all with a sprinkle of festive flavour and cheer. The tea experts at Shai can recommend the perfect blend to match.

  • December 5 to 28, 2021, 2:00 to 8:00 pm
  • Price: AED 220 per person, or AED 355 per person with one glass of bubbles

Afternoon Tea at Penrose Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

Feeling the rhythm of lively DIFC is easy to enjoy moments with loved ones over an inspired Afternoon Tea. The experience, which is crafted by award-winning pastry Chef Nicolas Lambert using sustainable produce and locally sourced honey, is getting a make-over for the festive season.

  • December 7, 2021 to January 7, 2022, 2:00 to 7:00 pm
  • Price: AED 430 inclusive of a glass of bubbles | AED 325 inclusive of tea and coffee

Embracing Hearty Feasts and Gourmet Treats

Barefoot Barbecues at Four Seasons Resort Dubai

Barbecues make for the best get-togethers. Throughout the festive season, guests staying at the Resort are invited to relax while the chefs master the grill and perfectly char premium meats and seafood.  The barefoot barbecue evenings are a must-visit on Mondays and Wednesdays.

  • Barefoot BBQ Evenings are served on Mondays and Wednesdays from December 20, 2021 to January 5, 2022
  • Price:  AED 320 per person (excluding drinks)

Christmas at MINA Brasserie, Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

A place where guests will always be made to feel special, MINA Brasserie is draping its charming terrace and elegant interiors with spectacular Christmas decor. It’s also the chefs’ favourite time of the year, as they get to add a festive twist to their hearty brasserie-style dishes.  A special festive menu will be served throughout the month, perfect for sharing with colleagues, friends or family.

  • December 7, 2021 to January 7, 2022
  • Price: A la carte

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Embracing The Cosiest Nights Before

Christmas Eve at Suq Restaurant, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

The Suq buffet is a grand affair and ever more so on Christmas Eve. Four Seasons chefs have readied an illustrious selection of festive specials including remarkable roasts and irresistible desserts. As cosy as can be, the garden-like Suq terrace is the perfect place to dine with loved ones. Kids can look forward to meeting Santa and celebrating a little past their bedtime while a talented band chants Christmas tunes.

  • From 7:00 pm
  • AED 495 per adult including a glass of welcome bubbles
  • AED 248  per child aged 6 to 12 years old
  • Children aged 5 years old and below dine on a complimentary basis

Embracing Christmas Day Happiness

Christmas Day Brunch at Suq Restaurant, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

Waking up on Christmas automatically brings about the biggest smile ever, and at the lush Suq terrace, it isn’t likely to ever fade. A feast of Christmas roasts, succulent seafood and international delicacies will be served, along with an award-winning dessert display. As customary on Christmas Day in Four Seasons Resort Dubai, Santa will make a grand entrance that will amaze everyone – grown ups included. Sway to Christmas songs performed by the live band and watch on as the kids are engaged in marvellous games and activities. This is how a Christmas Day celebration should go.

  • From 1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • AED 995 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 795 per person inclusive of selected beverages
  • AED 620 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 310  per child aged 6 to 11 years old
  • Children aged 5 years old and below dine on a complimentary basis

Christmas Brunches at MINA Brasserie, Four Seasons DIFC

On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Day, MINA’s biggest brunches of the year will take place, with a remarkable feast, heartwarming mulled grape and festive entertainment. Guests can dine to their hearts delight on recipes inspired by Michelin star awardee Chef Michael Mina.

  • December 24 and 25, 2021, 1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • Price: AED 790 per person including premium bubbles, AED 490 per person including soft drinks

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Embracing That Feeling of Home

Yule Log by Nicolas Lambert, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

Chef Nicolas Lambert’s favourite creation is his French-style bûche de Noël or Yule log as it is known in English. This year’s edition is an edible portrayal of “Santa by the Shore.” Typical of Nicolas’ masterpieces, the log features four texture layers, marrying dream-inducing flavours of vanilla mousse, soft caramel, crispy pecan nut and almond biscuit.

  • Available for order from December 6, 2021 (orders may be placed a minimum of 24 hours before pick-up)
  • Price: AED 600

A Four Seasons Turkey, Four Seasons Resort Dubai 

Nothing spells a cosy, homey Christmas more than a turkey, carved in the presence of dear ones. Guests can order a 5 kilogram turkey, prepared with finesse by Four Seasons chefs. Guests can choose between a turkey feast complete with a selection of starters and dessert, or a turkey with full trimmings and optional add-on dishes.

  • December 24 to 25, 2021 (orders may be placed a minimum of 48 hours before pick-up)
  • 5 kg turkey feast with trimmings, starters and dessert – AED 1,990
  • 5 kg turkey with trimmings – AED 990 (a la carte add-on dishes are available)

Embrace a Sky Full of Colour

New Year’s Eve at The Fireball Beachfront, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

By the iconic fireball, the event of the year will take place on the charming shore, in plain sight of the most spectacular fireworks show. Guests need but only look up when the clock strikes 12. With live music all night long courtesy of Nammos Dubai, a luxurious buffet and grill featuring the chefs’ crème de la crème of recipes, this is a night to remember for years to come.

  • From 8:00 pm onwards
  • Price: AED 2,750 per person with a welcome glass of bubbles (excluding beverages and exclusive to guests staying at the Resort)

New Year’s Eve at Mercury Lounge, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

The rooftop of the Resort sets the scene for one of Dubai’s most glamorous New Year’s Eve celebrations. Mercury Lounge rings in 2022 in true splendour, with a sophisticated dinner and an unbeatable view of the fireworks. Overlooking both the sea and the skyline, guests will be able to catch the Resort’s own fireworks display as well as the iconic show at Burj Khalifa. An electric atmosphere awaits, with impressive music performances and a driving soundtrack.

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Celebration options:

  • Lounge dining table seating with a four-course dinner and glass of bubbles, AED 2,750 per person (excluding drinks); dinner will be served from 7:00 to 11:00 pm, leading into the party of the year
  • Cocktail table reservation including canapés, AED 1,375 per person (excluding drinks); the canapé menu will be served from 7:00 pm to 1:00 am, with beverage service continuing until late

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Sea Fu, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

The year ends differently at Sea Fu, where only footsteps away, fireworks will light the sky. Leading up to the great moment, Sea Fu’s chefs will have their expertise on full display as they prepare a luxurious four-course set menu. A live entertainment program will evolve into the night, gathering energy and lifting spirits.

  • From 8:00 pm onwards
  • Price: AED 2,750 per person (excluding drinks), inclusive of a four-course set menu dinner and a glass of bubbles (available exclusively for guests staying at the Resort)

New Year’s Eve Celebrations at Shai Salon, Four Seasons Resort Dubai

The heart of the Resort, Shai Salon is a favourite for those who are admirers of classic design and floral displays. On New Year’s Eve, a four-course menu is on offer alongside the venue’s a la carte menu for those who wish to end the year with a culinary spectacle, alongside an impressive fireworks show at midnight.

  • From 8:00 pm onwards
  • Price:  AED 700 per person inclusive of a four-course dinner menu or AED 700 minimum a la carte spend on food and beverages

New Year’s Eve Party at Luna Dubai, Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

This New Year’s Eve, Dubai’s stars can come together and form a constellation at the glittering Luna Dubai. The city’s renowned rooftop nightspot will be completely covered in snow to take guests through a magical winter evening. When the clock strikes 12, eyes will be set on the perfect view of Burj Khalifa’s highly anticipated fireworks display.

  • From 7:00 pm onwards
  • Price: AED 1,500 minimum food and beverage consumption per person

New Year’s Eve Dinner at MINA Brasserie, Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

Perfection is but an elusive dream, or is it? The golden hues from the speckled lights, the balanced flavours in every aromatic dish and the angelic tones of a flawless performance combine in every moment. It is as perfect a feeling as one can get while dining. MINA Brasserie elegantly welcomes the New Year, with dishes by award-winning Chef Michael Mina. At midnight, guests can wander to the terrace, where Burj Khalifa’s spectacular fireworks take centre stage.

  • From 7:00 pm to 1:00 am
  • Price: Minimum food and beverage consumption of AED 950 per adult and AED 450 per child under 12 years of age; children below 6 years of age dine with no minimum consumption

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New Year’s Eve Celebrations at Penrose Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel DIFC

Guests are bound to be enamoured by the intimate atmosphere of Penrose Lounge. Here, the last moments of 2021 are spent within chic interiors or on the fairytale-like terrace, overlooking the highly-anticipated Burj Khalifa fireworks show.

  • From 7:00 pm to 1:00 am
  • Price: Minimum food and beverage consumption of AED 790 per person for terrace seating or AED 490 per person for indoor seating; children below 12 years of age dine with no minimum consumption (indoor seating only)

Embrace 2022

New Year’s Day Brunch at Suq

The first day of 2022 begins with six letters that beautifully align together – brunch! Those who wish to continue the festivities, can do so at Suq with a special buffet and tunes from their interactive band. New Year resolutions can simply wait for January 2.

  • January 1, 2022, 1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • AED 955 per person inclusive of bubbly and beverages
  • AED 755 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 580 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 290 per child aged 6 to 11 years old
  • Children aged 5 years old and below dine on a complimentary basis

Orthodox Christmas Brunch at Suq

A delicious brunch buffet awaits at Suq Restaurant where Russian specialty dishes are the main highlight. This is where friends and family gather to celebrate together in a warm, welcoming ambiance.

  • January 7, 2022, 1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • AED 750 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 530 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 385 per person inclusive of beverages
  • AED 190 per child aged 6 to 11 years old
  • Children aged 5 years old and below dine with compliments of the Resort

Embrace Moments of Wellness

Get Ready For The Party, The Pearl Spa and Wellness – Four Seasons Resort Dubai

Nothing compares to entering a room, radiating confidence and beauty. This journey is the perfect way to prep for festivities, with a skin exfoliation and cupping assisted treatments for the face, décolleté and legs. This experience can also be purchased as a festive gift of wellness.

  • From December 15, 2021 to January 31, 2022
  • Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
  • Price: AED 1,990 per person

Fit and Detox Journey, The Pearl Spa and Wellness – Four Seasons Hotel DIFC 

The beauty of New Year is that it is an opportunity to reset and re-shape oneself for adventures anew. This journey is designed to grant guests a head start on their goals with targeted, health promoting therapies. The journey begins with a magnesium foot bath followed by a magnesium digestive massage, offering health benefits such as improved protein formation, muscle function, nervous system regulation and improved exercise performance. The experience continues with a detox and lipo sculpting cupping session, finishing with a Knesko face mask and roller to achieve improvements in every area of the body. This experience can also be purchased as a festive gift of wellness.

  • From December 15, 2021 to January 31, 2022
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: AED 990 per person

Reservations and enquiries:

  • Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach: +971 4 270 7777
  • Four Seasons Hotel DIFC: +971 4 506 0000

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