Guests can enjoy panoramic ocean views and first-class gastronomy that blends Californian comfort, fine dining and hushed intimacy at the most joyous time of year.
(PRWEB) November 22, 2016
Celebrate Thanksgiving in style taking in the majestic Pacific Ocean views at Santa Monica’s timeless Hotel Shangri-la. Here guests can enjoy stunning ocean views and first-class gastronomy that blends Californian comfort, fine dining and hushed intimacy at the most joyous time of year.
Hotel Shangri-la at The Ocean’s festive calendar specially created menus ranges from a traditional Thanksgiving Day Feast, Christmas Day dining and New Year’s Eve dinner and entrance to one of LA’s most glamorous New Year’s Eve parties dancing into the night at Onyx - the chic rooftop bar that boasts the best views of the Santa Monica skyline and Pacific Ocean.
Relax and unwind in The Dining Room for a tranquil meal with loved ones without the stress of holiday cooking. There is no better place where you can take in the ocean views while tucking into a bountiful feast. Only the freshest local produce, handpicked from the Santa Monica Farmers Market, is used. The traditional Thanksgiving menu begins with an appetizer of Pumpkin Spice Soup; choice of two salads – Wild Mixed Greens or Persimmon Salad; main course selection of Roasted Turkey with classic trimmings, Honey Glazed Ham or Pan Seared Branzino. No holiday feast would be complete without topping off the meal with sumptuous Classic Pumpkin Pie or Grand Marnier Bread Pudding. The special family style Thanksgiving Feast will be served on Thursday, November 24th from 1pm-10pm. Adults are $65* per person. Children 12 & under half price and complimentary for five years & under.
Christmas Day Dining:
Dinner at Hotel Shangri-la’s ocean view Dining Room promises a meal to remember. Only the freshest local produce, handpicked from the Santa Monica Farmers Market, is used. Some stand out dishes include: Foie Gras Watercress and Frisee salad, Brioche Toast, with a Cherry Gastrique; Poached Pear salad with baby mixed greens, Blue Cheese crumble and Champagne vinaigrette; Roasted Turkey with all the trimmings or Grilled Beef Prime Rib with grilled asparagus, potato gratin, Cipollini onions and demi glaze. The featured desserts are Meyer Lemon Crème Brulee, Homemade Chocolate Bread Pudding and Apple Tart.
Christmas Dinner is served from 10am-10pm. Adults are $75* per person and Children 12 & under half price and complimentary for five years & under.
New Year’s Dining:
There is nothing quite like New Year’s Eve at the timeless Hotel Shangri-la. Begin the celebrations in The Dining Room with dinner before starting the big countdown to 2017 at The Masquerade Party at ONYX. Seating reservations are available between 4pm – 9pm for a delicious three-course dinner and complimentary glass of champagne for $95* per person.
New Year’s Masquerade Party:
With cocktails, canapés live DJs, champagne and dancing into the night, the Shangri-La’s Masquerade Party will have all the elements for a not-to-be-missed celebration at ONYX. Celebrate the arrival of 2017 relishing the vibes and the best 360-degree views of the Santa Monica skyline and Pacific Ocean. Enjoy a welcome glass of champagne on arrival and at midnight, bites including chocolate covered strawberries, popcorn cones, hors d’oeuvres and a Martini from the Martini Luge to ring in the New Year. Tickets are $100*per person and tickets limited. • Two-night minimum required for New Year’s Eve. A timeless luxury room starts from $500 per night plus tax. * Based on hotel availability. Rates subject to change.
* All prices exclude tax and gratuity. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made by calling (310) 394 - 2791 ext. 2022.
About Hotel Shangri-la
With its rich history and enviable location, the Hotel Shangri-la has been the ultimate clandestine relaxation retreat. Overlooking the Pacific since 1939, the hotel is a striking beacon of Art Deco elegance, a chronicle of the golden era of Hollywood – a quintessential nexus of culture. It boasts 71 guest rooms and suites, a lush courtyard with pool and cabanas, gourmet restaurant and Santa Monica’s only open-air rooftop bar and lounge. For more information, visit http://www.shangrila-hotel.com