Where To Go For Chinese New Year 2018

Chinese New Year gives us the perfect time to escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a few days. With that in mind, we have rounded up some of the best offers for this time of year.

The Parkyard Hotel - Shanghai

If your idea of a perfect trip is spent shopping, then Preferred Hotels & Resorts have the perfect bed and breakfast hotel offer for you with The Parkyard Hotel in Shanghai. With the main shopping malls and even Shanghai Disneyland just a short metro ride away, this stunning hotel offers peace and tranquility thanks to stunning gardens and a beautiful, contemporary aesthetic for you to relax in after a hard day of enjoying yourself. For Chinese New Year, they are offering bed and breakfast from US $138 when you book with Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

The Capella - Singapore

If you can't quite get far away, a staycation at what is most probably Singapore's finest hotel is the next best thing. Escape the city to the peace and tranquility of The Capella, enclaved in luscious green surroundings with stunning old black and white buildings, fabulous sea view villas and peaceful pools, you will feel a million miles away in an instant. For Chinese New Year, why not take advantage and have an extra long weekend and take advantage of their Capella Escape package where you get the third night for free.

Kimamaya by Odin

If you want to take advantage of ski season this Chinese New Year, then head on over to the fabulous Niseko in Japan for the Kimamaya by Odin hotel. Based in the middle of Niseko Hirafu, you are guaranteed the finest powder for your skiing and divine cuisine come lunchtime or apres ski. When it comes to accommodation, you really can't go wrong with the uber friendly and uber chic, Kimamaya by Odin. Sit back and enjoy the roaring log fires over a glass of wine, or unwind those aching muscles with a shiatsu massage at the end of a long days ski. For Chinese New Year, Lightfoot Travel are offering $4356 USD for an 11 day trip to Japan, based on two people sharing.

One World Hotel - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Just a hop, skip and a jump across the border and you are in Malaysia - home to some of the world's best street food, shopping and sightseeing. If you fancy a jaunt this Chinese New Year, then with rates starting at US $106 for bed and breakfast when booked with Preferred Hotels & Resorts, there's not much to love about the One World Hotel. To start with, it offers award-winning rooms and service, it's within walking distance of some of the city's best restaurants and last but not least, it's just minutes away from the seventh largest shopping centre in the world. What's not to love about that.

Kandy, Sri Lanka

Given that Sri Lanka is known for its rich spices, it seems only fitting that this glorious colonial hotel is set amongst a spice field. Furnished in the finest Dutch antique furniture, when it comes to luxury, Kandy exceeds all expectations thanks to the freshwater infinity pools, wide verandas perfect to spend the day on reading a good book. Or if it's culture that you are looking for, take a trip to one of the nearby tea plantations, visit one of the local temples or just spend the day golfing at the world class Victoria Golf Course. For Chinese New Year, Lightfoot travel are offering a nine day trip for $4,500 USD based on two people travelling.

If you are looking for the ultimate relaxing break, then Trisara has got to be it. Not only do their 60 stunning villas all face the Andaman Sea, but the luxurious hotel is surrounded by a coral reef that encompasses a glorious white sand beach. And if the beach isn't you think, there's a 45- meter saltwater lap pool with daybeds to relax on. Then there's the matter of the luxurious spa and award-winning cuisine which are all sure to make it a holiday to remember.


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