Peninsula Hong Kong announces partnership with Star Ferry for exclusive harbour experiences


    25th March 2023 – (Hong Kong) The Peninsula Hong Kong, a landmark hotel in the city for 95 years, has joined forces with the 125-year-old Star Ferry for a unique collaboration to celebrate their respective legacies. The partnership offers guests a trio of exclusive experiences aboard the luxurious World Star ferry, including the hotel’s renowned Peninsula Classic Afternoon Tea, Sunset Soirée Cruise, and wedding journeys for couples seeking a memorable ceremony on Victoria Harbour.

    Exclusive Afternoon Tea Aboard World Star

    Starting from 31st March to 2nd July 2023, guests can choose from two fantastic venues to enjoy the Peninsula’s celebrated Afternoon Tea – the Lobby restaurant or the lavishly appointed World Star ferry. Between 2.30 pm and 4pm, guests aboard the World Star will be treated to a mouth-watering array of sweet and savoury bites, live music, and stunning views. Priced at HK$650 per person, the special menu features savoury delights such as Tuna Niçoise on focaccia, Green asparagus and cheddar quiche, Beef pastrami with gherkins, and Classic cucumber sandwiches. Sweet treats include Citrus jelly and vanilla cheesecake, Apple, cinnamon and caramel tartlets, Mont-blanc chocolate cream on a sesame biscuit, and The Peninsula’s famous raisin scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam.

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    Spectacular Sunset Soirée Cruise

    Guests can also join an elegant floating cocktail party every weekend evening from 31st March to 2nd July 2023, starting at 5.30 pm. The Sunset Soirée Cruise aboard the World Star is a magnificent voyage through Victoria Harbour, taking in waterfront gems such as the West Kowloon Cultural District and Stonecutters Island. The cruise includes delectable canapés such as Snow crab roulade with yuzu cream, Seared tuna loin with salmon caviar, Serrano ham with fig chutney, and Mini cheesecakes prepared by The Peninsula’s culinary team. The hotel’s skilful mixology team crafts creative libations, and live DJ music and photo opportunities add to the magical experience. Priced at HK$850 per person, the cruise includes two hours of free-flowing artisan and classic cocktails, with HK$100 per person for additional Champagne.

    Wedding Journeys for an Unforgettable Ceremony

    The Peninsula and Star Ferry partnership also offers wedding journeys for couples seeking a unique and memorable ceremony on Victoria Harbour. The World Star ferry provides a spectacular backdrop for exchanging vows, surrounded by panoramic views of the harbour and the city’s stunning skyline. The wedding journeys include customised menus, floral arrangements, and a dedicated team to ensure a seamless and unforgettable celebration.

    Private and Corporate Charters Available

    The exclusive experiences aboard the World Star ferry are also available for private and corporate charters, offering a unique venue for events and celebrations. The Peninsula and Star Ferry partnership brings together two iconic and beloved symbols of Hong Kong’s heritage, providing guests with an unparalleled journey through the city’s rich history and culture.

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    For enquiries, please contact the hotel’s Dining Service team by phone at +852 2696 6691 or +852 2696 6693 or email at [email protected].

    *Subject to a 10% service charge

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