Macarons with snowflakes on top, an army of gingerbread men, and clinking glasses full of champagne! Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with these festive afternoon teas in Hong Kong.
Festive afternoon teas in Hong Kong 2021
1. Palm Court, The Langham
Want an Insta-worthy spread of holiday treats? Palm Court at The Langham is serving a festive afternoon tea from 1 December to 2 January 2022 with the most adorable pastries, cakes, and more! Expect yule log cakes, traditional trifle, chestnut mousse cake with blackcurrants, and even a sleigh right at your table (in the form of a cake that is). There are options to upgrade your tea set with two glasses of either champagne or Saicho sparkling tea.
Reserve your tables here. There’s a 20% discount if you book online (other than on public holidays).
Palm Court, Lobby Level, The Langham, Hong Kong, 8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2132 7898
2. The Butterfly Room, Rosewood
Chef Thomas Cabrit is giving the classic afternoon tea set at The Butterfly Room a seasonal makeover. Enjoy finger sandwiches, classic scones, and a confectionery trolley overflowing with sweet and savoury treats with a festive twist. The set includes two glasses of sparkling cold brew tea. Add some extra festivity and upgrade to glasses of champagne Delamotte or caviar of your choice.
The Butterfly Room, Rosewood Hong Kong Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3891 8732
3. The Lobby Lounge and Island Gourmet, Island Shangri-La
Throughout December, the Nutcracker themed festive afternoon tea will be available at The Lobby Lounge and Island Gourmet. From miniature lobster buns and Foie gras tarts, to nutty and chocolatey sweet desserts, this classic tea set can’t be missed! And yes, there are lots of scones to go around.
Find out more about Island Shangri-La’s enchanted Christmas promotions here.
The Lobby Lounge and Island Gourmet, Level 6, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2877 3838
4. Lobby Lounge, Sheraton Tung Chung
People of all ages will love the adorable festive treats at Lobby Lounge this holiday season! From the white chocolate raspberry confit snowman, to the strawberry and mint mousse Santa hat, and the chestnut mont blanc, you’re in for an elevated afternoon tea from 1-30 December. For drinks, sip on the candy cane latte or two glasses of Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin champagne.
Lobby Lounge, Sheraton Tung Chung, 9 Yi Tung Road, Tung Chung, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, p. 2535 0023
5. The Lounge, Four Seasons Hong Kong
With mini savouries on the bottom tier, scones in the middle, and Christmas-themed sweets on top, the festive afternoon tea at the Four Seasons is (literally) the whole package! The seasonal items include petit chocolate and red fruit yule log cake, mini gingerbread man, and mulled berry snowman macaron. Also, gingerbread spice chocolate foam, fresh waffles, and baked alaska will be available at the live stations when you dine-in. The afternoon tea set is also available for takeaway.
Make online reservations here.
The Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 3196 8820
6. Cotton Tree Terrace, The Murray
This al fresco, pet-friendly terrace is a go-to destination for guests to dine and chill with their furry friends. And this Christmas, Cotton Tree Terrace is not only treating you, but also your four-legged pal to an indulgent festive afternoon tea set. After tea, head over to the Pet Market at The Murray to spoil them with luxury pet supplies, from accessories to dog treats. The afternoon tea is available from 1-30 December except on 5, 12, 25, and 26 December.
Book your tables online.
Cotton Tree Terrace, The Murray, 22 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong, p. 3141 8888