FESTIVE SEASON 2015 – 2016

Festive Dining

21 December 2015  NEWS:

Tuesday, 22 December 2015
Christmas Tree Lighting and Choir M-Lounge

From 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Join us as we kick-off the festive season with a magical Christmas tree lighting ceremony and listen to the soft serenade of the Villingili Choir performing a medley of Christmas songs. Indulge with complimentary cocktails and canapés against a sumptuous Indian Ocean backdrop. Design Your Own Burger Endheri from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mix and match your patties and buns to create your very own burger, cooled down with a slurpie of the day or choice of beer.

Wednesday, 23 December 2015

Mediterranean Beach BBQ

Javvu Restaurant from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Indulge in an array of succulent barbecued favourites,including premium meat and seafood to the sound of local music, performed by “Black Pearl” from the nearby Addu City.

US$130 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$40 applies.

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Thuday, 24 December 2015
Christmas Eve Buffet
Javvu Restaurant from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Celebrate the magic of Christmas Eve with a sumptuous Buffet of traditional festive delicacies from around the world including seafood dishes and meats grilled to perfection and an array of tantalizing desserts. Take in the Christmas spirit with live music. Children can enjoy a special buffet in the Kids Corner.

US$220 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$130 applies.

Christmas at the Edge
Fashala 7 p.m. to 10 p.mAt the northernmost tip of Villingili enjoy the calm and scenic view of Addu Atoll while having an intimate Christmas Eve Dinner at Fashala. Indulge in exquisite gourmet dishes prepared with fresh local ingredients and paired with the Sommelier’s selection of wines for the season.

US$240 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$150 applies.

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Friday, 25 December 2015
Dine Under the stars
Golf Course BBQ Pit from 7 p.m. Capture a unique holiday moment and dine under the stars at the only 9-hole golf course in the Maldives. Our Chef will prepare your favourite grills as per your personal preferences.

US$240 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$150 applies.

Christmas Cocktail Fiesta
M-Lounge from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Enjoy an unlimited selection of Christmas-inspired cocktails all evening.

US$50 per person (alcoholic beverages), US$30 person (non-alcoholic beverages)

Saturday, 26 December 2015
Seafood Market

Javvu Restaurant from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Continue your festive gourmet journey with a seafood extravaganza buffet, featuring local catch and international favourites with live cooking stations.

US$235 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$145 applies.

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Sunday, 27 December 2015
Chateau L’Ermitage
Festive Wine Dinner
Fashala from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Join Jerome Castillon, owner of esteemed Château L’Ermitage from Costières de Nîmes, for an evening of decadence. Savor a delightful 6-course Mediterranean menu, paired along with 6 types of wines from this acclaimed southern French winery.

US$195 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$150 applies.

Festive Mixology -A Cocktail Competition

M-Lounge from 4 p.m. Learn the art of mixology, create your own cocktail and get the chance to win the title as the “Top Mixologist of Season’15″. The winning cocktail will be featured at M-Lounge throughout your stay!

US$35 per person

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Monday, 28 December 2015
Around the Equator
Javvu Restaurant from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Ever wondered which delicacies represent the countries located around the Equator? Tantalize your taste buds and embark on a global culinary journey through the Indian Ocean, Arabia, Japan, Brazil and more.

US$155 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$65 applies.

Arabian Dine by Design
Golf Course BBQ Pit from 7 p.m Enjoy an evening of romance with your loved ones and feast over Middle Eastern favourites grilled to your liking. Local band “Black Pearl” will serenade your evening with timeless classics.

US$250 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$160 applies.

Tuesday, 29 December 2015
Festive Dinner and Dance
Fashala from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Heighten the festive spirit with an evening dance party! Pamper yourself with a 4-course Italian set menu and unlimited drinks all evening!

US$245 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$155 applies.

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Wednesday, 30 December 2015
Flavors of India
Dr Ali’s from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Enjoy exotic India as we feature culinary highlights from various states of the country, and immerse yourself in the aromas of spice and heartwarming flavours.

US$135 per person. Half board and full board supplement of US$45 applies.

Thuday, 31 December 2015
New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner
M Lounge Marquee from 7 p.m. Conclude 2015 with an exceptional culinary journey along the turquoise shoreline. Treat yourself to seafood and fish delicacies from the Indian Ocean, a choice of free flow Caviar and other culinary delights from all over the world. Start the New Year with a truly special celebration – “A Venetian Masquerade” awaits at the M Lounge Marquee. Adorne a glamorous attire, and party in style by our beachfront, with an enthralling atmosphere.

Prices are subject to a 10% service charge and applicable GST. Advanced reservation for dining is recommended.

Friday, 1 January 2016
First Breakfast of the Year
Javvu Restaurant from 7 a.m. Welcome the New Year with an extensive breakfast buffet supplemented by an array of extra cooking stations and enticing selections for the first meal of the year. You may also enjoy an extended Brunch with free flow Champagne. Extended Champagne Brunch

US$80 Additional for free flow of Taittinger (from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.)

Saturday, 2 January 2016
White Party
M-Lounge from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. We are extending the festivities! Join us for an evening of unlimited cocktails prepared by our island mixologists.

US$50 per person (alcoholic beverages), $30 per person (non-alcoholic beverages)

HIGH LIGHTS

Yogasphere
UK’s Top Yoga Teacher On Villingili Island
Drawing from her 14 years of experience in yoga and meditation, Mandy Jhamat”s yoga teaching reflects her interest in traditional hatha yoga, vinyasa flow and yin/yang practices. Her experiential style allows her students to benefit from a dynamic practice rooted in the richness of mindful movement.
Private Yoga classes can be held at different spots on the island or in the yoga pavilion at CHI, the Spa. Sunrise Yoga on Mount Villingili, breathing the fresh breeze at the Wedding Pavillion of Dr Ali’s Restaurant or rooted in nature in our jungle, the choice is yours.
During your stay you can benefit from her experiential style and a dynamic practice rooted in the richness of mindful movement on daily basis, with group yoga classes in the blissful settings of CHI, The Spa. The yoga classes are open to all levels from complete beginners to experienced yogi. The first group yoga class during your stay will be complimentary.
Sunset Yoga on the Horizon Yacht. There could not be a more exclusive spot for a private yoga lesson than on the deck of the 21 meter long luxury yacht “Horizon” while cruising towards the sunset. The yoga cruise will take you away from the island to find infinite space to breath and embrace the freedom of the Indian Ocean.

Duration:2.5 hrs, price: US$1,500 Subject to availability and weather conditions. The mentioned price is subject to 10% Service Charge and 12% GST.

Jim Courier Tennis
Play and learn with the finest teaching professionals in the world “Jim Courier Tennis was created with one objective: to help you understand and improve your tennis game while you are enjoying some of the world’s finest resorts.” (Jim Courier) Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa has teamed up with Jim Courier Tennis (JCT) to extend its wide variety of outdoor offerings, promoting an active lifestyle amidst extraordinary physical beauty. As a former number 1 player in the world and multiple Grand Slam title winner, Jim Courier’s passion to help tennis players of all levels shapes the philosophy of JCT and the services they provide to tennis enthusiasts worldwide.
Jim Courier’s Tennis Director, Dillon Sullivan will provide each and every player the pathway to their highest level of performance and on-court enjoyment. Dillon is a certified USPTA tennis trainer and will help you attain your maximum potential by integrating technical and tactical instruction with tennis-specific drills to strengthen the body and mind.

Artist In Residence
Internationally acclaimed painter Dr. Detlef E. Aderhold will be residing at the resort during the festive season to share his art mastery and experiences with you.
He will host daily art appreciation sessions in his open art studio located in one of our villas, a unique opportunity for guests to be inspired, create and interact with the artist.
On New Year’s Eve a collective artwork will be created with all guests joining the Gala Dinner “A Venetian Masquerade” at the M-Lounge Marquee.
His artworks will be showcased around the resort throughout the festive season and also will be available for purchase directly from the artist.

 

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