Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1st September 2019: Atlantis, The Palm is the ultimate place to celebrate China's National Day Golden Week festivities with a bumper lineup of tasty treats and unmissable themed events from 1st to 7th October. Some of the iconic entertainment resort's best restaurants, including Hakkasan, Saffron and Asia Republic, will embrace the country's mega annual holiday with mouthwatering menus created specially for the occasion.
Held twice a year, Golden Week is one of the most eagerly anticipated celebrations in China's calendar. The week-long public holidays are often seen as a chance to spend quality time with family and also to travel the world. The second Golden Week of the year, beginning on 1st October, coincides with the country's National Day to commemorate the founding of The People's Republic of China, with a range of patriotic events and celebrations held across the country and beyond. These festivities also extend to Dubai, firmly established as one of the most popular holiday destinations for Chinese tourists. And Atlantis, The Palm promises to be the city's must-visit destination for those celebrating Golden Week, with a whole host of fantastic food and amazing experiences on offer.
Hakkasan Golden Week Menu
1st to 7th October - 6:00pm to 11:00pm
From AED 498 per person
Widely acknowledged as Dubai's best Cantonese restaurant, Hakkasan will be embracing Golden Week with a beautiful selection of themed offerings. The world-renowned culinary hotspot is unveiling a special Golden Week Menu packed full of delicious dishes and fantastic flavours. Available from AED 498 per person, the set menu, on offer daily from 6:00pm to 11:00pm, will include brilliant bites including Money bag with morel mushroom in golden pumpkin soup, and Wok-seared tiger prawn with golden egg yolk. Hakkasan's stunning interior and vibrant atmosphere make it stand out from the crowd, while a live DJ will provide a superb soundtrack every evening from Tuesday to Saturday.
Hakkasan Golden Week Brunch
4th October - 12:30pm to 16:00pm
From AED 328 per person
Hakkasan is giving its ever-popular Friday brunch a delightful Golden Week twist on 4th October. The dedicated team of expert chefs will serve up the most incredible dishes at a special themed brunch that promises to be an occasion not to miss. This fantastic feast is the perfect chance to try Hakkasan's famous range of signature dishes and cocktails, with prices starting from just AED 328 per person.
Saffron Golden Week Themed Night
1st to 7th October - 6:00pm to 11:00pm
4th October – 7:00pm to 11:00pm
From AED 257 per person
Saffron will be home to some of the hottest Golden Week celebrations in town, with a beautiful range of Cantonese, Szechuan, Shandong and Anhui dishes on offer from 6:00pm to 11:00pm. With more than 220 delightful dishes to choose from, food-lovers will be spoilt for choice with offerings such as the oyster station, steamed dim sum, live-carving stations, Peking Duck and a vast dessert selection. Guests can also enjoy an extensive selection of grapes from across the world, as well as other refreshing drinks from the premium beverage menu. Priced at AED 257 for food only, AED 128.50 for children between 4 to 11 and with children under three eating for free, it will truly be the perfect family affair. Saffron brings the finest South East Asian and Western flavours, with the finest Indian, Japanese and Korean cuisines among the stars of the show.
Asia Republic Golden Week Menu
1st to 7th October - 12:00pm to 10:00pm
From AED 158 per person
Those looking for a more casual dining atmosphere can visit Asia Republic to explore their special Lobster and Tiger menu. Crafted by the restaurant's culinary masterminds, the mouthwatering menu carries a focus on sharing dishes and will be available daily from 12:00pm to 10:00pm throughout the first week of October. Inspired by the rich culinary history of the Far East, the dishes are set to tantalise taste buds with bold flavours, colours and aromas. Guests can watch chefs practice their art through the open kitchen. The tiger and prawn menu starts at AED 158, featuring a variety of dim sum, appetizers, soups, vegetables and rice, wok-fried noodles, main courses and desserts. Beverage prices range from AED 25 to AED 265, including mocktails, cocktails, and other beverages. A delicious à la carte menu will also be available for guests to indulge in an impressive range of the finest flavours.
Alongside, the distinct special themed offerings, Atlantis, The Palm offers an incredible Chinese National Day Golden Week offer. Guests booking a stay between September 27th to October 7th, will receive a 10% discount on rooms and suites, as well as complimentary Dolphin Educational Performance and Sea Lion Selfie experiences. The package also includes a 50% discount on spa treatments over AED 500, and unlimited access to Aquaventure Waterpark and the Lost Chambers Aquarium. Special discounts included in the package also include 25% off on shopping at Atlantis retail outlets, special rates for Watersports, and 30% off on Shallow/Deep water experiences, Sea Lion Discovery, and Dolphin Snorkelling. To avail the staycation offer, bookings have to be made before October 7th 2019.
About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai
Atlantis, The Palm is the first entertainment resort destination in the region and located at the center of the crescent of The Palm in Dubai.
Opened in September 2008, the unique ocean-themed resort features a variety of marine and entertainment attractions, as well as 17 hectares of waterscape amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark, all within a 46-hectare site. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with over 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers Aquarium, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis. Aquaventure features 18 million litres of fresh water used to power thrilling waterslides, a 2.3-kilometer river ride with tidal waves and pools, water rapids and white water chargers. Dolphin Bay, the unparalleled dolphin conservation and education habitat, and Sea Lion Point were created to provide guests a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn more about one of nature's most friendly mammals. Atlantis, The Palm is also known as the culinary destination in the region with a collection of world-renowned restaurants including Bread Street Kitchen & Bar, Hakkasan, Nobu, Ronda Locatelli and Dubai's ultimate entertainment destination, Wavehouse. The resort boasts an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops as well as extensive meeting and convention facilities.