SHANGRI-LA’S – EROS HOTEL, NEW DELHI HOSTED THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY
Shangri-La’s – Eros Hotel, New Delhi hosted its Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Hotel Lobby on 18 December, 2015 to usher in the festive and magical holiday season. In-house guests, media friends and other luminaries from various walks of life shared the spirit of Christmas.
To make this year’s Christmas even more special, the tree is made up of dried twigs and laden with red berries and Christmas tree toppers. The team painstakingly worked for two months to create this environmentally friendly Christmas tree keeping in line with the Hotel’s green initiative and mind it , the tree is beautiful.
Guests were offered Santa hats to get them into the Christmas spirit as soon as they stepped into the Lobby. Guests were treated to delectable Christmas delights, such as Chocolate Santa, Plum cake, Candies, Gingerbread Cookies and mulled wine as they immersed themselves in the festive spirit.The evening kicked off with General Manager, Mr. Parmeet Singh Nayar welcoming the guests, followed by the entry of the evening’s host. Tiny tots were invited to a treasure hunt to look for the magical switch which would light up and illuminate the Christmas tree. The excited bunch of children ran around trying to be the first to find the switch.
Mr. Nayar along with the management and the young winner lit the Christmas tree; Santa came through his chimney and went straight into the lobby to give out goodie bags to all the excited young kids. “Jingle Bell Rock’, ‘Joy to the World’ and ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ by young carolers reverberated through the Lobby as everyone sang along.
Christmas is the season of giving, especially to those less fortunate, so we the hotel gave an opportunity to spread some Christmas cheer and generosity to people in need by inviting guests to adopt the Hotel’s festive Ambassador “The Baby Bear” for Rs. 300 each and the funds collected would be donated to the hotel’s Embrace Partner, Noida Deaf Society (Shangri-La’s care for People Project). Shangri-La’s – Eros Hotel, New Delhi’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony brought alive the rich tradition, heralding and unveiling the spirit of the festive season in all its grandeur.