Booking a staycation in Hong Kong is the next best way to sate your wanderlust this year.
While we’re all missing the chance to jet off to all sorts of exotic locales across the world, we still have a long way to go before the current border closures begin to open back up. However, in the meantime, there’s plenty of ways to explore the city with fresh eyes — we’ve rounded up the city’s best staycation offerings that can add a little more zest to your days off.
With additional reporting by Zeerak Khurram.
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Explore your love for food with a new Hong Kong staycation offer. With “Taste Around the Clock”, The Peninsula Hong Kong is offering guests a selection of different culinary creations to sample during their stay. Created by the hotel’s acclaimed culinary team, guests can choose to partake in various different dishes for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner all from the privacy of their room.
What to expect: A Deluxe Room or Suite for two, breakfast at The Lobby for two and a three course In-Room Dining set dinner; a choice between a three-course lunch for two or Classic Afternoon Tea for two.
Price: From HK$2,682 (for two) per night.
When to book: Valid for booking through 31 August 2020 (redeemable until 31 October).
The Peninsula Hong Kong, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 2920 2888
JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
If you’re in the mood to try flavours from around the globe, be sure to check out the JW Marriott “Eat-cation” package. Guests will be introduced to 80 different international flavours across a range of the hotel’s dining venues, featuring different ingredients and tastes to appeal to your palate. Things to look out for include king crab legs from Japan, Iberico pork and elevated takes on authentic Cantonese classics.
What to expect: A guest room with a daily breakfast buffet for two; a choice between different dining options at J W Marriott restaurants.
Price: From HK$1,782 per night.
When to book: Valid through till 30 September 2020 (with 3-day advance booking).
JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong, +852 2810 8366
Cordis Hong Kong
For Cordis Hong Kong’s fifth anniversary, the hotel is offering guests the “Stay and Give Me WOW” package that includes a one night stay in the sprawling Chairman Suite. With a private hot tub and panoramic views of Kowloon, the space is ideal for perfect privacy and will let you get away from the hustle & bustle of daily life. Unwind even further with the “Shanghai 555 Spa” treatment at award-winning Chuan Spa and dinner for two at the Michelin starred Ming Court.
What to expect: A night in the Chairman Suite, complimentary access to the Club Lounge, dinner at Ming Court restaurant, spa retreat at Chuan Spa, other tailor-made experiences.
Price: From HK$5,000 per night.
When to book: Valid through till 31 March 2021.
Cordis Hong Kong, 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, +852 35523 388
The Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
The ‘Staycation by M.O.’ package by Mandarin Oriental will introduce guests to a variety of curated experiences designed to cater to a diverse array of tastes. Art lovers can book exclusive viewings via Lévy Gorvy to view Untitled (1982) by Jean-Michel Basquiat whereas dining connoisseurs can opt for a Chocolate Master Class, Wine Appreciation Class or Mixology Class, amongst other experiences.
What to expect: Complimentary upgrade to next room category upon check-in, HK$1,000 dining or spa services credit per stay, access to Kid’s Club, 25 percent discount at MO Bar and SOMM
Price: From HK$2,880 per night.
When to book: Valid for booking through to 29 December 2020.
The Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, 5 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong, +852 2522 0111
Rosewood Hong Kong
Part of Rosewood Hong Kong’s ‘Summer at Rosewood’ promo, the ‘Ultimate Rosewood Urban Escape’ lets guests take advantage of top-notch facilities, activities and dining options. With a HK$1,000 dining credit to spend on a variety of the property’s restaurants and bars; you can embark on a gastronomical experience before heading over to Asaya for treatments to soothe your body, mind and soul (the latter comes with HK$800 spending credit). Guests will also receive benefits at K11 Musea and K11 Art Mall with their complimentary Klub 11 Gold Card Membership.
What to expect: One-way transfer to/from a local destination or overnight parking, HK$1,000 dining credit for Rosewood Hong Kong’s bars and restaurants once per stay, access to Manor Club for two people
Price: From HK$3,400 per night.
When to book: Valid through 30 December 2020.
Rosewood Hong Kong, Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 3891 8888
W Hong Kong
A staycation at the W is all about enjoying the sunshine and taking in some well-deserved time out at the pool. The hotel’s ‘Daydream at W Hong Kong’ staycation package is perfect for those of you who wish to luxuriate at the highest outdoor swimming pool in Hong Kong, while enjoying beautiful views of the city at W hotel’s Wet Deck.
What to expect: A room for two, ‘W Daydream’ surprise, complimentary parking for one car during your stay, HK$500 credit to spend on selected treatments at Bliss spa, breakfast for two, Wet Deck access with two signature cocktails and a tapas platter.
Price: From HK$2,300 per night
When to book: Valid for booking through to 15 September 2020.
W Hong Kong, 1 Austin Road, West Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 3717 2222
Sometimes all you need is a good time with friends. Amongst the Kerry Hotel’s various Summer Staycation Series options, the ‘Girls Night In‘ package (available for boys too, of course) is the perfect time to celebrate, catch-up or just enjoy some pampering time with a friend. To make it a true celebration, the fun-filled evening will start with a chilled bottle of champagne waiting for your arrival, and will also include a private one-hour mixology class at Red Sugar.
What to expect: A room for two, a bottle of champagne, a private mixology class, 20 percent off all spa treatments, HK$1,000 credit to spend across the hotel’s restaurants and bars.
Price: From HK$3,500 per night.
When to book: Valid for booking through to 30 September 2020.
Kerry Hotel, 38 Hung Luen Road, Hung Hom, Hong Kong, +852 2252 5888
Four Seasons Hong Kong
Four Seasons Hong Kong is now offering guests the ‘Summer Escapade – 25 percent Off.’ With a quarter off average room rates, guests can adopt a leisurely weekend posture, thanks to the complimentary 4pm late checkout policy. With an additional 10 percent off purchases in The Lounge and through in-room dining, and the option to attend a ‘Masters of Craft’ experience (for a small added fee) you may well never wish to leave.
What to expect: 25 percent off average room rates; daily breakfast for two; choice to add a ‘Masters of Craft’ experience (private culinary, mixology and wellness classes for an additional fee); option to upgrade to a suite for an additional HK$900.
Price: From HK$3,800 per night.
When to book: The offer is currently available indefinitely.
Four Seasons Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3196 8888
Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour
For guests who’ve been yearning to travel the last few months, Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour has just launched a new specialist package titled ‘We Miss Japan.’ Expect a range of popular snacks and souvenirs from the Land of the Rising Sun and the opportunity to don your own yukata (provided courtesy of Moonnight Kimono). Harbour North mall (which conveniently adjoins the hotel) has also been turned into a purple flower garden to serve as an on-theme backdrop for this flightless voyage.
What to expect: Breakfast buffet for two persons at The Farmhouse; gift pack filled with the popular Japan snacks/souvenirs by Travelpop Store; HK$500 cash shopping voucher (beauty & fashion) at Harbour North; Yukata experience for two; special offers on Japanese infused menus at Briketenia.
Price: HK$1,380 per night.
When to book: Valid from 21 August to 2 October
Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour, 1 North Point Estate Lane, North Point, Hong Kong, +852 3762 1234
Hyatt Regency TST
Hyatt Regency Tsim Sha Tsui’s ‘Summer Staycation Package’ offers guests the opportunity to indulge in a variety of gourmet food options as they unwind in one of the hotel’s many guest rooms overlooking Victoria Harbour. A 3-course dinner from the hotel’s old-school grill Hugo’s; a culinary workshop from Hyatt Summer Academy; and a 3-course takeaway set from Café are just some of the available options to guests.
What to expect: Daily breakfast buffet for two registered guests at Cafe; a choice from between four gourmet fares; a complimentary 7-day pass for Pure Yoga and Pure Fitness.
Price: From HK$1,380 per night.
When to book: Valid through till 30 September 2020.
Hyatt Regency TST, 18 Hanoi Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 2311 1234
The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong’s “Pawfect Stay” lets you bring two of pets with you as you relax in their Deluxe Victoria Harbour Rooms, Grand Seaview Rooms or a Deluxe Suite. With complimentary pet friendly amenities like a dog/cat bed and welcome treats available for your furry friend, you can rest assure that they will be well taken care of. Guests will also receive a gourmet picnic basket filled with delicious culinary creations along with pet treats that can be enjoyed at the West Kowloon Nursery Park. A pet friendly in room menu with snacks and homemade dishes is also available which include delights like the Quarter Pound Organic Beef Burger with Brown Rice for dogs, and Sardines Meatballs with Vegetables and Peas for cats.
What to expect: Complimentary pet-friendly amenities; ‘Pierre the lion’ plush toy; 20 percent savings on in-room dining menu (excludes pet-friendly menu); complimentary use of pet stroller on a first-come-first-served basis.
Price: From HK$3,799 per night.
When to book: Valid through 30 December 2020.
The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Hong Kong, +852 2263 2100
The Murray Hong Kong
The Murray ‘Summer Getaway’ package allows guests to indulge in a variety of specially curated experiences over the course of their stay. Ranging from visiting the Chocolate Museum to a Peak Tram ride for two, from a Botanical Tour to a Dukling Harbour Cruise for two, this staycation package will keep you thoroughly entertained. Guests that stay for two nights or more will also be able to enjoy a three-course dinner for two at The Tai Pan.
What to expect: Daily breakfast for two at The Tai Pan or Garden Lounge; HK$1,200 dining credit (per evening); selection of an activity (from a curated list) during your stay.
Price: From HK$1,200 per night.
When to book: This offer is currently available on a rolling basis.
The Murray Hong Kong, 22 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3141 8888