Shanghai, China (PRWEB) December 7, 2009
The Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahui Hotel, the 800th Courtyard hotel world-wide, held its first annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony on Friday, November 27, at the hotel’s entrance. Guests feasted on yummy cookies, sausages, Gluehwein, and hot chocolate, while the General Manager, Silvio Rosenberger, accompanied by Santa Claus and other VIP guests, lit the huge and beautifully-decorated Christmas tree. Festive and joyous sounds of bi-lingual Christmas carols filled the air along with beautiful tunes from a saxophone. To celebrate the occasion, Courtyard is offering special Shanghai hotel deals in Xujiahui.
All month long, be sure to indulge and take part in a wide variety of festive offers:
Party celebrations on the Christmas Eve? Eat, drink and be merry at our festive, contemporary and vibrant MoMo Café amid a feast of mouth-watering delights from around the globe. This party package starts from RMB588 net per person. A welcoming glass of sparkling wine will set the mood for one fun-filled evening of live entertainment, prize drawings, and a visit from Santa, of course!
Looking for a Christmas or New Years getaway? Plan an unforgettable Shanghai evening from RMB688 in a well appointed deluxe room at the Courtyard downtown Shanghai hotel in Xujiahui, and explore never-ending shopping nearby. This rate is valid from December 18, 2009, to January 3, 2010.
Hankering for a taste of home for lunch? Dine in the centre of the action at MoMo Café & Restaurant in Xujiahui, Shanghai! Feast on an all-you-can-savor of Asian food street favorites, traditionally served up fast and fresh all month long at MoMo Café starting at RMB88 net per person.
What better way to launch another great Shanghai evening this Christmas season than by tempting your taste buds with a mouth-watering medley from the sea? Bring your friends and treat yourself all weekend long to an all-you-can eat selection at MoMo Café, complete with local and international seafood favorites, crisp salads and carving delights with delicious desserts and endless scoops of Haagen-Dazs on Friday to Sunday nights starting at RMB188 net per person.
Come and celebrate the Christmas holiday season at the Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai hotel in Xujiahui, and we‘d be delighted to share this very special moment with you and your loved ones. To learn more about the downtown Shanghai Hotel in the Xujiahui District, as well as current offers and promotions, please visit: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/shasx-courtyard-shanghai-xujiahui/.
Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahui background: The new Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahui is the 800th Courtyard hotel to be managed by Marriott International Hotels. The hotel has 364 guest rooms including 105 executive floor rooms, 18 suites and 1 Chairman Suite. All guest rooms feature the latest technology including LCD televisions and high speed internet access, along with a fully equipped business center. One of the hotel’s unique attributes is its magnificent rooftop design, featuring a traditional ‘golden palace’. The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Shanghai’s Xujiahui business and shopping district, just one minute from the Grand Gateway Plaza shopping-office complex and home to many international companies and high end luxury boutiques. The nearby Shanghai Catholic Church and renowned French Concession are within walking distance, as well as many other city attractions just minutes away by taxi or metro. Guests can dine in the hotel’s signature restaurants MoMo Café and MoMo 2 Go, in addition to two Chinese restaurants offering up local cuisine (operated independently from the hotel). And for those guests looking to relax and unwind, there is also a Roman-style indoor swimming pool and 200 square meter state-of-the-art fitness center. For more information please visit: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/shasx-courtyard-shanghai-xujiahui/.
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