For nearly a century, The Peninsula Hotels has been more than mere global outposts of unparalleled elegance and service; they are treasured places for guests to create lasting memories and celebrate special moments. During the holiday season, The Peninsula Tokyo extends a warm invitation to all to rediscover ancestral family traditions.
To fully embrace the holiday spirit of caring and connection, guests can also participate in The Peninsula Hotels long-standing corporate responsibility and sustainability initiatives that support young people in need during this season of giving.
In keeping with tradition, each of the 10 Peninsula hotels around the world will light up a beautifully decorated Christmas tree in its grand lobby. This dazzling display will be the focal point of ‘Stories from the Tree’, a tradition of the peninsula since 2018. Six colorful characters, including the Nutcracker, Gingerbread Man, Robin and Reindeer, will adorn the Christmas trees and festive decorations in each. hotel lobby. Digital Storybook Each year a different character from “Tree Stories” is showcased with a story written especially for children.
This year, the protagonist of the story, The Robin’s Journey, is the red-breasted Robin, who travels the world for a variety of holiday adventures that embody the spirit of kindness and generosity. The story will be available as a free eBook download from peninsula.com starting in November – along with stories from previous years, “The Gingerbread Man’s Tale” and “The Nutcracker’s Adventure”.
A season of giving
In addition to a time of celebration with loved ones, the holidays are a time of sharing and generosity. With this in mind, the Peninsula Hotel continues its custom of reaching out to those most in need. In each property, ornaments depicting the character of Robin from “Tales of the Tree” will be available for purchase; at the Peninsula Tokyo, 500 yen of each ornament purchase will be donated to the Japan School Library Association. In addition, 500 yen will be donated to the same charity from each sale of a festive afternoon tea in the lobby. The menu for this afternoon tea special includes six savory delicacies and six delicious sweets (some incorporating the Robin character), which can be enjoyed with homemade scones and a selection of original Peninsula teas.
Festive afternoon tea
Dates: until December 25
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Price: 6,500 yen (including 500 yen donated to charity)
Christmas market at Naka Dori Cafe
The adorable Peninsula of Tokyo mascots Peter The Bear and Penny The Bear will make special appearances to meet guests in December. The two life-size fluffy friends will charm families and young guests alike, and ensure memorable moments when they visit the Christmas market outside Cafe Naka Dori from December 1 to 25, between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. celebrating the holidays with friends and family is especially meaningful – and the enchanting, centuries-old festive traditions of Peninsula hotels allow guests to truly savor the season and create precious memories together. The plethora of delicacies include delicious party menus, party cocktails, special sweets, and party baskets. All of this is offered in an environment that allows guests to relax and reconnect for the holidays, in safety and joy. Just inside the entrance to Nakadori Avenue of the Peninsula Tokyo, the Naka Dori Cafe will host an enchanting Christmas market during the holiday season. Here, customers can browse holiday treats from around the world including nougat from Italy, minced pie from England, potica from Slovenia, maamoul from the Middle East, and more.
For more information on these and other holiday season promotions, visit https://www.peninsula.com/en/tokyo/5-star-luxury-hotel-ginza
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