Best Places to Celebrate Christmas & New Year in Saigon 2019

activities - Saigon/HCMC: Dec. 20, 2019

Christmas is fast approaching and before you know it, 2020 will be upon us! Is your appetite ready for one of the grandest times of the year?

Aside from Tet, Christmas and New Year’s Eve are some of the most celebrated events in HCMC. Catholic churches, streets, and malls are beautifully decorated with lights, crib scenes or even Ông già Noel! This is usually the time when families and friends get together to have some fabulous food, fun, and adventure! What have you got planned out for your loved ones this year?

If you’re wondering what to do and where to go in Saigon this festive season, look no further than this awesome list of Christmas and New Year promos I’m about to give you!

Shri Restaurant and Lounge

72 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, D3

If you’re in the mood to socialize and bring your family to a nice place on Christmas Eve, why not have your Christmas Dinner at Shri Restaurant and Lounge? Shri will be preparing an exclusive Christmas menu from 24th to 26th December for only 399.000++ VND. They will also host a New Year’s Dinner and Countdown to say goodbye to 2019 and welcome 2020!

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PARKROYAL Saigon Hotel

309B-311 Nguyen Van Troi, Tan Binh

Feel the holiday spirit with special Christmas treats and exciting events at PARKROYAL Saigon

CHRISTMAS EVE DINNER

December 24, 2019 from 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Have a wonderful Christmas Themed Buffet with Chef’s Special Dishes, Premium Seafood and a selection of Imported Meats at Garden Brasserie (Ground Floor, PARKROYAL Saigon Hotel) for only VND 999,000++ per person, Buy 6 Get 1 Free! This includes a welcome Christmas Cocktail for each guest and a very special Santa Claus visit who will be handing out gifts to all children!

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NEW YEAR’S EVE COUNTDOWN PARTY

End the year with a bang and get your dancing shoes ready! Join the PARKROYAL New Year’s Eve Countdown Party on December 31, 2019 from 8:00 pm till late at the Poolside (Ground Floor, PARKROYAL Saigon Hotel) for only VND 1,800,000++ per ticket. A Special Discount will be given for purchases of 5 tickets & above.

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- Seafood Extravaganza Buffet - with Chef’s Signature Dishes (Baked Lobster with Cheese, Baked Oyster in 11-cooking-styles, Seared Foie Gras with Apricot Salad, Roasted Whole Pig Phillippine style, Roasted Imported Beef Wellington and much more).

- Open Bar - with wide selections of Beverages (New Year Cocktails, Sparkling Wines, Red/White/Rose Wine, Draught Beer and Soft Drinks).

- Dance The Night Away - with PARKROYAL’s award winning Music Band

- A Lucky Draw - with delightful prizes throughout the night!

FESTIVE GOODIES

You may also purchase a creative selection of wonderful Christmas Goodies, that will make perfect Gifts for your Family Members, Friends and Business Partners.

Roasted Turkey
VND 2,900,000++ each (serves up to 6 Guests)
(Accompanied with Chestnut Stuffing and Cranberry Sauce)

Chocolate Christmas Log Cake (35 cm)
VND 420,000++ each

Christmas Rum Fruit Cake (15 cm)
VND 220,000++ each

Christmas Cookies (Chocolate Chips, Almond, Raisin Oatmeal, Peanut)
VND 25,000++ per piece

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MAJESTIC Hotel

1 Dong Khoi, Ben Nghe, D1

Majestic Hotel Saigon wishes you a fantastic holiday season through their fabulous events! Get your Christmas Turkey from 20th November to 25th December from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm for only VND 2,399,000! This includes whole roasted turkey with vegetable stuffing, mashed potatoes, and 4 kinds of sauces.

If you want a fancy Christmas Party, join the Majestic Hotel Christmas Party on 24th December, 2019! Go for a BBQ Buffet Dinner at Proma AB & Sky bar on the 5th floor from 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm for only VND 2,100,000 for adults and VND 1,050,000 for children. You can also have a Western Set menu at MBar on the 8th floor from 7:00 pm - 12:30 am for only VND 1,599,000 (Set 1) - VND 1,999,000 (Set 2).

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Welcome 2020 with glitter and gold with the Majestic Hotel New Year’s Eve Party! Get glammed up on 31st December, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 12:30 am. Join the BBQ Buffet Dinner at Prima AB & Sky Bar for only VND 3,300,000 (adult) and VND 1,650,000 (child) or the BBQ Buffet Dinner and grand fireworks display at the MBar for only VND 3,600,000 (adult) and VND 1,800,000 (child). What could be better than enjoying great food, partying with good company, and watching the grand fireworks?

LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon

2a-4a Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward, D1

LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon takes it up a notch by giving you a variety of options over Christmas and New Year...

ATRIUM CAFÉ RESTAURANT

Atrium Café Restaurant - Ground Floor, LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon, 2a-4a Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward, D1

HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS GALA DINNER

24th December 2019 | 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Add some extra sparkle to your festive season with a scrumptious Christmas Eve Gala Dinner and a surprise visit by Santa Claus for your little ones at Atrium Café Restaurant.

VND 1,850,000++ / Adult with free flow of house wine and sparkling wine

VND 990,000++ / Child (age 4 to 12)

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FAMILY CHRISTMAS DAY & NIGHT BUFFET

Wednesday, 25th December 2019 | Brunch: 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM | Dinner: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Make this Christmas even more special by gathering your family members to enjoy fresh seafood, fine wine and good conversation at Atrium Café Restaurant.

VND 1,500,000++ / Adult with free flow of house wine and 1 complimentary glass of sparkling wine

VND 750,000++ / Child (age 4 to 12)

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THE ULTIMATE NEW YEAR’S EVE GALA DINNER

Tuesday, 31st December 2019 | 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM

End 2019 on a high note and enter a bright 2020 with a New Year’s Gala Dinner.

Specially crafted for this holiday season, distinctive cuisine awaits you and your loved ones at

Atrium Café Restaurant.

Atrium Café Restaurant | Ground Floor

VND 1,850,000++/Adult with free flow of house wine and sparkling wine

VND 990,000++/Child (age 4 to 12)

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NEW YEAR’S DAY GATHERING BUFFET

Wednesday, 1st January 2020

There is no better way to celebrate the first day of the New Year than with a world-class international buffet featuring a large selection of seafood specials, sweet treats, sashimi station and many more delicious offerings

Brunch: 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM | Dinner: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

VND 1,500,000++ / Adult with free flow of house wine and 01 complimentary glass of sparkling wine

VND 750,000++ / Child (age 4 to 12)

(All prices are subject to 5% Service charge and 10% VAT.)

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YOSHINO RESTAURANT

Yoshino Restaurant – 2nd Floor, LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon, 2a-4a Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward, D1

JAPANESE HOLIDAY EXCLUSIVE KAISEKI DINNER

Discover a wonderland full of exquisite flavours and the authentic culture of Japan through a

Holiday Exclusive of 8 Courses for Christmas and New Year’s Eve only at Yoshino Restaurant.

Christmas Eve: Tuesday, 24th December 2019

VND 1,780,000++ / Adult with 01 complimentary glass of sparkling wine

New Year’s Eve: Tuesday, 31st December 2019

VND 1,780,000++ / Adult with 01 complimentary glass of sparkling wine

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ITALIAN TRATTORIA OGGI

Ground Floor, LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon, 2a-4a Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward, D1

FESTIVE SPECIAL COURSE DINNER

Experience a magical night with a delectable Festive 3 Course Dinner to delight every appetite this cheerful season.

Christmas Eve: Tuesday, 24th December 2019

VND 1,200,000++ / Adult with 01 complimentary glass of sparkling wine.

New Year’s Eve: Tuesday, 31st December 2019

VND 1,200,000++ / Adult with 01 complimentary glass of sparkling wine.

(Prices are subject to 5% Service charge and 10% VAT)

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DELICA-HANS

Delica-Hans - Ground Floor, LOTTE Legend Hotel Saigon, 2a-4a Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward, D1

CHRISTMAS SWEET DELIGHTS

1st - 26th December 2019

Holiday season is a special time to pamper oneself. Treat you and your family nicely with

artisan-crafted Christmas Delights that are sure to sweeten this beautiful season.

Winter Red Velvet Cake VND 680,000+

Christmas Stollen (300 grs) VND 180,000+

Christmas Chocolate Roll Cake VND 550,000+

Christmas Mocha Roll Cake VND 500,000+

Festive Cookies (200 grs) VND 156,000+

(All prices are subject to 10% VAT.)

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Hôtel des Arts Saigon

76-78 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, D3

VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS EVE at the SOCIAL CLUB RESTAURANT (23rd FLOOR)

A Red and Gold Christmas themed party on Tuesday, 24th December 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm for only VND 2,888,000++ / guest! This includes free flow of wines, champagne & cocktails.

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Elevate your memorable Christmas Eve celebration with an exceptional evening brunch spread including imported oysters, lobsters, labelled prime cuts, foie gras, snow lotus bonbons, grilled turkey breast, and so much more!

TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS DINNER at SAIGON KITCHEN RESTAURANT

For something more classic, how about a Traditional Christmas Dinner? For a timelessly charming Vietnamese dining experience and your family’s beloved holiday classics, look no further than the jubilant buffet dinner at Saigon Kitchen Restaurant. Savour a dazzling selection of delectable roasted turkey and Wagyu beef from the carving station, the freshest seafood and artisan-crafted Christmas desserts. Even the kids have plenty to celebrate with our Santa Claus and his red velvet bag full of exciting presents.

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SAIGON KITCHEN RESTAURANT (2nd FLOOR). Tuesday, 24th December 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm for only VND 2,388,000++/ guest. This includes free flow of wines, soft drinks & beer along with a Live Jazz performance.

GALAXY ABOVE SAIGON

To end the night, Social Club Rooftop Bar welcomes guests for a glamorous New Year’s Eve celebration “Galaxy Above Saigon”. The Social New Year's Eve Galaxy above Saigon is a countdown to the beginning of the year 2020 on the trendiest rooftop in the heart of the city! Welcome in the New Year with a lavish party of good cheer.

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SOCIAL CLUB ROOFTOP BAR (24th FLOOR). Tuesday, 31st December at 10:00 pm - 2:00 am for only VND 4,888,000++ / guest. This includes free flow of champagne & spirits.

Le Meridien

3C Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe, D1

Le Meridien Saigon brings you a home away from home this Christmas. Join in the festivities and feel the sense of gathering at Le Méridien Saigon with traditional Christmas food and drinks, catchy music and a whole lot of cheer!

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Visit on the 24th December for the following:

- Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet at Latest Recipe Restaurant

- Christmas Eve Set Dinner at Bamboo Chic Restaurant

You can also enjoy the following set on the 25th of December: 

- Christmas Day Brunch at Latest Recipe Restaurant 

- Christmas Day Set Lunch at Bamboo Chic Restaurant

- Christmas Day Set Dinner at Bamboo Chic Restaurant

Prices from VND 1,400,000++ / person

You can also enjoy a Countdown Dinner or New Year Brunch at Le Meridien with your loved ones, surrounded by sumptuous food and flowing drinks to reminisce the past year.

Visit on the 31st December for any of the following:

- New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Latest Recipe

- New Year's Eve Set Dinner at Bamboo Chic Restaurant

- New Year's Eve Dinner Cocktail party at Latitude 10 Lounge

christmas and new year in SaiGonImage source: Le Meridien

For the New Year's Day Brunch on the 1st January, head to Latest Recipe and eat until you’re busting at the seams!

Prices from VND 750,000++ / person

And if you’re in the mood to party, bid farewell to 2019 and add a sparkle to 2020 whilst gazing over the stunning view of Saigon River. Get unobstructed views of the fireworks, listen to the live DJ, cheers your loved ones, and say hello to the new year in style!

Come over to Poolside (9th floor) on the 31st of December and wash 2019 away for only VND 1,200,000++ / adult. This includes 1 glass of sparkling wine, selected canapes and live DJ music. Remember, this party is for guests 18 years and above only.

Pullman Saigon Centre

148 Tran Hung Dao, D1

Are you up for a Mad Christmas Eve? Join Maddie and the Gang for a Madly special 4-course Christmas Dinner and wine pairing! Here’s what’s on the delectable menu:

Amuse Bouche
Oyster Fine de Claire escabeche with burrata foam, Pulpo, Sauvignon Blanc, Spain

Mad Appetizers
Freshly poached half Canadian lober with virgin olive lemon dressing
Pulpo, Sauvignon Blanc, Spain
Pan-fried duck foie gras with pomegranate and red cabbage, pistachio crumble
Oraison, Grenache-Syrah-Mourcedre, France

Mad Main
Australian Black Angus Tenderloin, Parmesan potato mash, truffle sauce served with sauteed seasonal market vegetables
Michel Lynch Reserve, Saint-Emilion, Merlot-Cabernet-Franc, France

Or:
Fillet of steamed tooth fish with seaweed crust, fennel confit & herbal sauce
Tommasi Le Rosse Delle Venezie IGT, Pinot Grigio, Italy

Maddie's Dessert
Traditional Christmas Pudding with gingerbread ice-cream or Mad Cheese Board

All available for VND 2,380,000 NET / guest

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You can also go for a Christmas Eve Dinner buffet. Visit Pullman Saigon Centre the night before Christmas and enjoy a festive dinner at Food ConneXion.

Feast on stuffed turkey with all the trimmings, grandma’s pumpkin pie and of course the freshest seafood at our Christmas Eve buffet dinner. Of course, you’ll also experience free flow drinks including red & white wines, beer, soft drinks, juices, tea, and coffee all while enjoying live music, a decorate-it-yourself gingerbread station, fun kid’s games and lucky draw.

Prices are VND 1,800,000 NET / adult and VND 720,000 NET / child from 6 to 11 years old.

The party doesn’t end there because you can also end the year in style with the Mad Rooftop Party! You won't want to miss welcoming the new year overlooking one of the best views of Saigon! Watch the New Year's Eve fireworks from 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM whilst downing free flow house spirits, selected cocktails, wines, beer, juices and soft drinks plus a complimentary glass of Prosecco for New Year's Eve Countdown. There will also be DJs, entertainment, games, dancing and more!

VND 1,700,000 NET / adult free flow or VND 3,500,000 NET / adult free flow package (includes 1 Champagne bottle).

Remember, this party is only for guests 18 years and above.

IL Corda

11 Le Thanh Ton, Ben Nghe, D1

IL Corda offers the perfect Christmas Event for your year-end date! For an ideal Christmas, chill with your beloved, taste delicious dishes, sip on fine wine, and listen to nostalgic songs played on the sweet piano.

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If you’re looking for a quieter and more classical Christmas celebration, IL Corda will be hosting a Christmas Piano Night on the 24th and 25th December at 7:00 pm. It will feature wonderful sounds and world-class dishes that will be an unforgettable experience for your special date or family gathering.

Saigon is a city that never sleeps. You'll never run out of choices for things to do and places to go - even during the festive season! Because that's when the fun starts and the party truly comes alive. So take your pick and choose exactly the kind of celebration you like.

Chúc mừng Giáng Sinh, everyone! Cheers!

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