Planning a Hong Kong staycation for Christmas this year? Take advantage of the great staycation packages and hotel offers in Hong Kong. From family favourites like the Four Seasons to the Rosewood, The Upper House to the iconic Peninsula Hotel, there’s never been a better time for a holiday at home.
Sticking around for Christmas? It could be time for a Hong Kong staycation. Thankfully, we’re spoilt for choices in Hong Kong. There are five-star luxury options — Grand Hyatt, Four Seasons and Rosewood staycations are hugely popular right now; perennial family favourites — Gold Coast Hotel and the Disneyland Hotels never disappoint; and staycations where you can all try something new — sailing or glamping have grown in popularity. Maybe you just want to use your hotel as a base to tick off your Hong Kong bucket list or be closer to the beach and hiking adventures. One this is certain, we’re all in need of a break and there’s a Hong Kong staycation to suit all tastes.
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Christmas Hong Kong Staycation Packages 2022
Auberge Discovery Bay – 2022 Christmas Staycation Package
Discovery Bay is already one of our go-to spots for Christmas, be it Christmas shopping for decorations or dining out. So naturally, we have our eyes on Auberge’s Christmas package that includes a festive dinner for two and a D.I.Y. Christmas Bath Bomb Workshop (using natural materials and essential oils).
How much: From $3,288
Book: Auberge Discovery Bay
Conrad Hong Kong – Merry Memories Staycation Package
Celebrate with Conrad with this Hong Kong staycation package that includes breakfast for two, a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine, a complimentary petite celebration cake and $800 dining credit. There’s a complimentary extra bed for kids age 6 to 17.
Ritz Carlton Hong Kong – Ritz Kids Fun & Thrills
Tenting out but make it indoors and cosy! Along with complimentary use of video consoles, access to the kids’ playroom, families can take part in an app-based scavenger hunt and win prizes! What’s more, Santa himself will be making an appearance throughout the restaurants at Ritz, on Saturday, 24 and Sunday, 25 December!
Offer validity: Tuesday, 1 November 2022 to Tuesday, 31 January, 2023
How much: Prices vary depending on activities
Book: Ritz Carlton Hong Kong
Rosewood Hong Kong – A Rosewood Staycation Package
Rosewood does Christmas right, let’s just say that! This Christmas staycation package comes with a hotel stay in a room or suite of your choice and a festive Christmas brunch or dinner for two at Holt’s Café. Do note that this package only serves two people, if you’re planning a family stay, there are still plenty of other offers to explore.
Offer validity: Friday, 23 December to Sunday, 25 December, 2022
How much: From $3.580 per night
Book: Rosewood Hong Kong
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Warwick Hotel Cheung Chau Hong Kong – Happy Winter Staycation
We’re taking Christmas celebrations to Cheung Chau! Warwick Hotel’s staycation package is a one-night stay in its Ocean View Deluxe Bedroom, a steam seafood hotpot set for two, a bottle of wine and seasonal dessert. Guests who make their reservations before Friday, 25 November, 2022 will receive a complimentary Christmas special baked Boston Lobster.
Offer validity: Until Saturday, 31 December, 2022
How much: $1,680 for Sundays to Fridays; $2,280 for Saturdays
Book: Warwick Hotel Cheung Chau Hong Kong
Hotel Staycations In Hong Kong And Kowloon
Cordis Hong Kong – Family-friendly staycation deals
Launch yourself into the hustle and bustle of Mong Kok and use the Cordis Hotel as your base to explore Kowloon. The hotel has a Cordis Kids programme with lots of exciting kids’ staycation activities on offer and even a spa menu for the little ones. There are well-appointed family rooms to enjoy and special kids amenities and entertainment provided.
Sassy Mama Tip: For Mama-to-bes, the Babymoon Staycation is the ultimate treat to yourselves with pregnancy spa treatments and a nourishing dinner to finish! (Offer valid until Thursday, 29 December, 2022)
Four Seasons Hong Kong – Stunning swimming pool and a fantastic playroom
Fine dining aficionados are well catered for with The Four Seasons’ three-Michelin starred Caprice and Lung King Heen along with the two-Michelin starred Sushi Saito. The hotel pool is one of the best in Hong Kong and there is a fantastic playroom for kids under 6. The Four Seasons staff go out of their way to accommodate their youngest guests with welcome gifts and in-room activities a nice touch.
Grand Hyatt Hong Kong – Inclusive family staycation packages with dining credits
The Grand Hyatt is a Hong Kong staycation favourite and for good reason! For families, it offers up possibly the best hotel buffet breakfast (in our humble opinion), a kid’s swimming pool and a huge outdoor playground as well as the famed tropical pool, award-winning Plateau Spa and stunning Hong Kong harbour views.
Sassy Mama Tip: Check the Grand Hyatt website for the latest special offers! There are often great staycation deals that include dining credits, hotel room upgrades and more.
Hotel ICON – Eco-friendly hotel with kids’ facilities
For starters, there’s a stunning outdoor heated swimming pool facing the city lights and just by the pool is a lounge filled with games, a pool table, Ninetendo Switch and VR headsets for the whole family to stay entertained. We also can’t get over the high ceiling at GREEN and its kids-friendly menus.
Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour – Pet-friendly hotel to bring your furry pals along
Harbour views without the Central price tag? Head on over for a staycation at Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour. Everyone will enjoy taking a dip in the infinity pool and the food at Cruise and Farmhouse will please the whole family. You can even bring your furry friends along with its dog-cation package.
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Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong – Indulgent family staycation experience
Make the most of the gym overlooking Victoria Harbour, take a swim in the pool and relax. Sassy Mama can vouch for the incredible spa services, especially for pre and postnatal massages! Be sure to make time to experience the legendary dining options, whether it’s afternoon tea or brunch at the Clipper Lounge or a refined Michelin-starred experience at Man Wah.
The Hari Hong Kong – Affordable staycation packages for parents
This new kid on the block opened its doors in December 2020 and is offering several Hong Kong staycation packages. For a special night away from the youngsters, try the Romance In Style package includes breakfast for two, personalised cocktails and a bottle of bubbly and some romantic finishing touches.
The Murray Hong Kong – Kids’ playroom, a Retro Video Arcade and more
The Murray Hong Kong has gone all out to make sure all family members feel welcomed on their Hong Kong staycation! There’s a kids playroom filled with engaging toys and games, a Selfie Studio that you’ll have a hard time getting your teens out of and a Retro Video Arcade that the whole family will enjoy!
The Peninsula Hotel – A classic Hong Kong staycation choice
The Grand Dame of the Far East is worth leaving the kids for. With over 90 years of history, a Peninsula Hotel staycation is like stepping back in time to experience old-world classical grandeur, elegance and, of course, hospitality. You’ll want to make time for High Tea in the lobby as the string quartet plays, a sneaky pre-dinner drink in The Bar and a meal at Felix with its incredible gastronomic offerings and stunning harbour views. Take a look at all the Peninsula staycation packages on offer.
The Upper House – Hong Kong staycation for special occasions (with a bathtub we can’t get out of!)
The Upper House boasts possibly the biggest standard hotel rooms in a Hong Kong hotel (starting at 68sq metres/ 730sq feet!). The thought of relaxing in the huge bathtub with a glass of champagne in hand while you soak in the skyline views is enough to have us booking a room!
W Hotel – Modern hotel staycation by West Kowloon
Mamas and Papas might want to hire a babysitter for this one to go all out (just saying!). W Hotel’s funky decor and lights always gets us in the party mode and we can’t deny we love a dip at the rooftop pool and spoiling ourselves at the Bliss Spa.
More Staycations In In Hong Kong And Kowloon
- Eaton – Various staycation packages on offer including Eaton Safari Family Adventure. www.eatonworkshop.com
- K11 Artus – Luxury residences with plenty of room and privacy for families that’s a home away from home. www.artus.com.hk
- The Kerry Hotel – If you’re looking for an escape with the kids but still want to head back to home sweet home at night, check out its Daycation Deals! www.shangri-la.com/kerry
- The Landmark Mandarin Oriental – An opulent and indulgent staycation package for the whole family. www.mandarinoriental.com/the-landmark
- The Langham – A Hong Kong favourite for afternoon tea at Palm Court! www.langhamhotels.com
- The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel – Range of classes on offer including art jamming, yoga on the roof, fitness, photography and even tarot classes. www.parklane.com.hk
Hotel Staycations In The New Territories And Islands
We’ve all been going the extra mile to explore the far-flung reaches of Hong Kong with our kids. In the New Territories and islands, you’ll find fantastic hiking, biking and beach adventures, farms to visit and even museums.
Hyatt Regency, Sha Tin – Relaxed staycation by the sea and mountains
A delicate blend of urban and natural surroundings, Hyatt Regency in Sha Tin is another family favourite of ours. There’s no leaving without stopping by at Camp Hyatt, that includes indoor and outdoor facilities with year-round activities centre children to explore.
Overnight Sailing, Sai Kung – Unique yet adventurous staycation for the family
Just because we can’t venture overseas doesn’t mean we can’t take the family on an action-packed adventure. Charter the 56ft sailing sloop Daybreak and embark on your own eco-adventure around Sai Kung, the Geopark and the white sand beaches of Tai Long Wan. Relax on board, eat some delicious (and fresh!) seafood and lap up this unique Hong Kong staycation.
Tai O Heritage Hotel – Staycation for history buffs!
Make the most of Lantau Island’s natural beauty with a stay at the Tai O Heritage Hotel and give the kids (and Mamas and Papas!) a history lesson to boot. The hotel’s rooms have been appointed to keep in with the heritage of the building and will see you well-positioned to explore the best that Tai O has to offer. Make time to visit the Tai O Lookout restaurant, a beautiful, green, glass-roofed restaurant with colonial-time décor.
The Pier, Sai Kung – A hotel close to nature with accessible kids’ activities
Love the idea of hiking through the country parks and exploring the beautiful islands and beaches around Sai Kung, but hate the limited transport options to get you back home (or is that just us)? Treat yourself to a night or two at The Pier Hotel in Pak Sha Wan. Make the most of its family staycation deals (complete with a welcome gift for youngsters) and take the kids to explore the Hong Kong UNESCO Global Geopark.
More Staycations In The New Territories And Islands
- The Concerto Inn – Beachfront hotel on Lamma Island (check out our guide to visiting Lamma Island with kids). www.concertoinn.com.hk
- Mingle Farm – Glamping in a bubble tent and more in Yuen Long. www.facebook.com/minglefarm
- The Silveri Hong Kong, M Gallery – Be the first to check out this new hotel opening in Tung Chung! www.thesilveri-hongkong.com
- Silvermine Resort – Direct beachfront location in Mui Wo, Lantau Island. www.silvermineresort.com
- Treasure Island, Pui O – Be the first to hit the beach each morning when you camp out in a tent or cabin on South Lantau. www.treasureislandhk.com
- WM Hotel – A new opening, and while we’ve heard mixed reviews on the level of service, there’s no denying the prime position Sai Kung waterfront. www.wmhotel.hk
Hong Kong Staycations Especially For Kids And Babies
Disneyland Hotel – A magical staycation is promised!
No Hong Kong staycation roundup would be complete without a mention of Disney for the kids! You have three hotels to choose from: Disney Explorers Lodge, Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel or Disney’s Hollywood Hotel. We’re sure your youngsters will love the facilities at the Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel, including the Children’s Activity Centre full of Disney-themed arts and crafts, games and movie nights. Be sure to check out all the special hotel offers up for grabs right now.
Hong Kong Disneyland Hotels, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, Explorers Lodge: 3510 2000; Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel: 3510 6000; Disney’s Hollywood Hotel (currently closed): 3510 5000, www.hongkongdisneyland.com
Gold Coast Hotel — Themed kids’ rooms and plenty of family-friendly facilities
A Hong Kong staycation at the Gold Coast Hotel is the closest you can get to checking into a resort. Kids can be let loose at the water park, Sharks and Pirates Adventure Zone or the outdoor Kids Island. Make the most of the room facilities by retiring to one of the awesome kid-themed rooms. You can also choose from safari, pirate, dinosaur, carnival, racing car and even a Hong Kong-themed room (complete with a tram for a bed!).
Ocean Park Marriott – Various inclusive staycation deals including access to Ocean Park
As if trips to Ocean Park or Water World aren’t enough, kids will be wowed from the moment they enter this hotel to find the 16-metre high aquarium! The pool is arguably one of the best for kids in Hong Kong with slides and even a shark (not a real one, of course!). Head indoors to the Kids’ Corner playground (open from 9am to 6pm, with various toys) and let the kids blow off some energy!
Saiyuen Green Getaway – Comfortable glamping experience suitable for kids of all ages
Embrace island life on Cheung Chau at this 11-acre outdoor adventure playground. Your tented accommodation ranges from a Geodesic Dome (designed for stargazing), a Mongolian Ger, an African Safari Tent and more (or pitch your own tent if you’re a true camping enthusiast!). Your littlest ones can learn to ride a bike, pet the goats and get involved in arts and crafts, while teens can try their hand at adventure activities like abseiling, archery and a tree-top canopy walk.
The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel – The latest Hong Kong staycation hotspot!
We can vouch for the epic oceanside infinity pool and immaculate hotel rooms – including six different kids’ themed rooms (Panda Party, Mermaid Princess, Safari, Pirate Paradise, Rainbow Unicorn and Jurassic Submarine). We’re sure you’ll want to check out neighbouring Ocean Park and Water World, but it’ll be hard dragging the kids away from the hotel’s Explorers Playroom,
Read More: Sassy Mama’s Guide To Water World Ocean Park
Editor’s Note: “Christmas Staycation Deals: Hong Kong Staycations For Families” was originally published in May 2019 and most recently updated in October 2022 by Fashila Kanakka.