Just like the song says, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of our website, the team here at Lifestyle Asia HQ are feeling the holiday cheer more than ever, which is why we want to spread some joy. Now that December is here, we’re counting down to the holiday with our biggest Christmas giveaway ever, featuring 25 days of exclusive prizes!
From today through 25 December, we’ll be giving away spa treatments, watches & jewellery, luxurious meals, hotel stays and much more. It’s just one way of saying thanks to you, our loyal readers, as we wish you a very happy festive season. Below, you can get a sneak peak at our giveaway items.
How to Enter:
All you have to do is like our Facebook page and check back daily for our giveaway posts. Simply like, share and comment on each giveaway post to be eligible for that prize. Winners will be chosen the following day at noon HKT. Good luck to everyone!
Terms & Conditions:
This contest is only open to Hong Kong residents over the age of 18 who have liked the Lifestyle Asia Hong Kong Facebook page. Prizes cannot be exchanged for money or transferred to third parties. Lifestyle Asia reserves the right to modify or cancel the giveaway at any time.
For gift ideas, make sure you check out Lifestyle Asia’s 2016 Christmas Gift Guide.
For the festive season, The Landmark Mandarin Oriental and L’Éclair de Génie present the #LMOxLeclairdegenie afternoon tea, featuring sweet éclairs created by French patissier Christophe Adam and savoury éclairs by chef Richard Ekkebus. We’re giving away one #LMOxLeclairdegenie afternoon tea for four guests (valued at HK$1,552), available every day through 31 December 2016.
Nothing sounds better during the holidays than the pop of a champagne cork, so we’re giving away one bottle of Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame 2006 (valued at HK$1,050) for your festive celebration. Created in 1972 to celebrate the bicentenary of the House, La Grande Dame is an exclusive blend of eight historical Grands Crus, and it’s a fresh expression of the Veuve Clicquot style.
Perfect for women on the go, Sponge is a mobile, on-demand beauty service that offers a variety of treatments in your home or office at the push of a button. It’s important to look your best for Christmas parties, so we’re giving one lucky winner professional eyelash extensions (valued at HK$1,300-$1,800 depending on the service). Note that this prize must be redeemed no later than 10 January 2017.
At The Envoy‘s Sunday Colonial Brunch, you’ll have your choice of traditional dishes (eggs Benedict) and Colonial-inspired ones such as ‘butter chicken waffles.’ We’re giving away a Sunday brunch for four guests (valued at HK$1,600) to enjoy chef de cuisine Kohli Chetan’s food inside the new dining room or on the lovely outdoor terrace.
Located in Central, Emmanuel F. is Hong Kong’s first and only eco-friendly, organic spa and salon. One lucky reader will be treated to the One Stop Organic Full Service Experience (valued at $1,680), which includes a 55-minute slimming massage, 20-minute daytime makeup service and 45-minute shampoo styling treatment — not a bad way to spend a few hours, if you ask us.
The modern gentleman is a well-groomed guy, but he needs the right products to look his best at all times. That’s why we’re giving away not one but three of Selvedge Grooming‘s festive gift sets (valued at HK$650 each), featuring three of the brand’s top-selling products plus a stainless steel Balisong comb. This is the perfect gift for the man in your life whose hair always looks better than yours.
The festive season is no fun without parties and group dinners, both of which require having the right drinks on hand. That’s why we’re giving away one Christmas set curated by the wine experts at Berry Bros. & Rudd, featuring two bottles of champagne, four bottles of wine and one bottle of vintage Port (valued at $1,876).
With its golden bauble-covered ceiling, elaborate royal blue furnishings and stunning harbour views, we can’t think of a better setting than Causeway Bay’s grill house Alto to celebrate Christmas or ring in the new year. We have an exclusive dinner for two (valued at HK$1,500) to give away to one lucky winner, so enter to win start planning your festive date night!
For its latest collection, Movado Edge, the legendary Swiss watchmaker formed a collaboration with the celebrated industrial designer Yves Béhar, allowing him to reinterpret the brand’s single most iconic design: the Museum Watch. We’re giving away one watch from this celebrated collection: a men’s Movado Edge watch with midnight blue aluminum dial and black silicone strap (valued at (HK$3,900).
When winter weather hits, it means there are even more accessories than usual for you to dress up with. The Afauve hat from Claudie Pierlot is soft enough to wear all day and it’ll keep you warm and stylish. We’re giving away a black hat (valued at HK$1,145) to one lucky reader.
With all the stress of holiday planning, a little pampering time is a necessity. We’re giving one lucky reader a voucher for Sense of Touch‘s Fresh Collagen Infusion Facial, valued at $1,180 for an 80-minute treatment. This highly effective treatment uses revolutionary triple liposome technology to deliver fresh pure collagen and other active ingredients to every layer of the skin, transforming from the inside out and making sure your skin retains that healthy glow through the holidays.
The stylish environs and chic chinoiserie of China Tang make a lovely setting in which to enjoy any meal, and it’s no doubt one of the most beautiful spaces to eat in all of Hong Kong. For your enjoyment, we’re giving away a lunch for 4 guests at the restaurant (valued at HK$2,400), so get ready for an unforgettable dining experience.
The holiday season provides the best opportunities to add glitz and glamour to your beauty routine. To get you prepared, we are giving away 2 sets of cosmetics from Gucci, each valued at HK$1,300 and includes a Satin Matte Liquid Foundation (#070), Luxurious Moisture-rich Lipstick (#510 Seduction), Bold High Gloss Lacquer (#170 Iconic Gold) and Impact Longwear Eye Pencil (#10 Iconic Black).
Located in Sai Ying Pun, chef Max Levy’s Okra is a casual izakaya specialising in natural sakes and charcoal-grilled meats — and it’s one of our favourite newcomers of 2016. We want you to enjoy it as well, so we’re giving away a dinner for two (valued at HK$1,500) so you can get your fill of sake, sashimi and small plates.
Held one Saturday each month at Carbone, The Fiasco is billed as ‘a raucous afternoon for those in the know’. What that means is you’ll be transported to mid-20th-century New York for a few hours as you enjoy hearty Italian fare, lots of drinks and a theatrical floor show — all making for an afternoon to remember. We’re giving away two tickets (valued at HK$2,300 total) for an upcoming edition of The Fiasco to one lucky winner.
Mercato by Giando is Hong Kong’s most authentic Italian market, and this holiday season they’re offering bespoke gourmet hampers featuring an array of Italian offerings, including items that can’t be found anywhere else in the city. We’re giving away one holiday hamper (valued at HK$1,200) to make your festive season even tastier.
With the party season almost upon us, it’s more important than ever to ensure your skincare routine is providing all the nourishment you need. To prep you for the festive madness, we are giving away 3 sets of SKII Pitera Oil Essence Care Kit (valued at HK$1,280/set), each including a Facial Treatment Treatment Oil (50ml) and Facial Treatment Essence (75ml) so you can achieve that healthy glow for the holidays.
Some say the right scent can trigger powerful attraction. We are giving away a bottle of The Revenge of Lady Blanche eau de parfum (valued at HK$2,300/75ml) from Penhaligon’s. This premium bottle from the British perfume house’s Portraits Collection features narcissus, iris flower and hyacinth, leaving you feeling beautiful and mysterious wherever you go.
It’s a known fact that dinner is always better with a view, and we’d argue that the views you can enjoy at Felix, atop The Peninsula Hong Kong, are unbeatable. That’s why we’re giving away the Felix Experience for Two, consisting of chef Yoshiharu Koji’s five-course tasting menu with wine pairing (valued at HK$3,714). Get ready to be dazzled by the food and the scenery.
After the hectic rush of the holiday season, everyone deserves to be pampered a little bit. With that in mind, we’re giving one lucky reader, male or female, 75 minutes of bliss during the JOYCE Beauty Signature Facial (valued at HK$1,500, must be redeemed by 31 January 2017). Designed to rejuvenate, nourish and lift the skin, this luxurious session combines techniques and products from a variety of best-selling treatments, giving you the best of the best all at once.
This winter, don’t you want to skip the places that are overrun with tourists and head somewhere a but under the radar? If that sounds appealing, make sure you enter to win a 2-night stay at Mango Bay Resort on the Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc (valued at HK$6,000, airfare not included). We’re giving one lucky reader a stay in a Bay View Private Villa, a palatial wooden home that can accommodate 2 guests. Get ready for a laid-back escape to paradise!
With past stints in the kitchens at Bibo and TRi under his belt, chef Conor Beach has set up shop in Soho at newcomer 12,000 Francs, run by Woolly Pig HK’s Chris Woodyard and Bronwyn Cheung, the creative duo behind acclaimed Wan Chai restaurant Madam Sixty Ate and Elements’ Madam S’ate. We’re giving away a dinner for 2 guests (valued at HK$1,900), including a 7-course tasting menu and a bottle of Champagne. Cheers!
Voted the #1 hotel in Southeast Asia by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler in 2015, Shinta Mani Club is located in the French Quarter of Siem Reap, just a 15-minute ride from the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat. The upscale boutique property has just 39 rooms, each one featuring contemporary décor. We’re giving away a 2-night stay at the hotel (valued at HK$5,746, airfare not included), so get ready to relax in splendour.
Singaporean chef Edward Voon has come to Hong Kong with the new contemporary French restaurant Le Pan. Outfitted in white marble, the elegantly styled space is a temple to avant-garde cuisine, with beautifully presented plates reflecting an expensive taste in décor. We’re giving away one dinner for 2 (valued at HK$3,376), featuring an 8-course tasting menu for you to feast on.
To cap off our biggest Christmas giveaway ever, we’d like to give you something shiny and sparkly. This Blue Nile necklace (valued at HK$4,515) features pavé-set round diamonds in a subtly curved bar design of 14k white gold, and a matching cable chain. It might just become your new favourite accessory.