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Chocoholic menu at Ritz-Carlton is bar none

Foie gras with chocolate is on the menu at the Chef's Table.

Chocoholics who see the starter and main dish as mere obstacles to dessert can now sit down to a dinner where every one of the six courses features dark chocolate.

Thursday, 10 January, 2013, 4:14am

Jewellery-inspired high tea with Ritz Carlton-Qeelin collaboration

Jewellery designer Dennis Chan (left) and pastry chef Richard Long

Jewellery-inspired high tea - surely no tai tai can resist the allure?

Dennis Chan, the creative director of French jeweller Qeelin, has joined with the Ritz-Carlton's culinary team to use his Chinese-inspired, often whimsical designs as the basis for a special afternoon tea set.

6 Nov 2012 - 3:08am

Saving money creates a picture of happiness

As China's only tropical city, Sanya has become a favourite spot for destination weddings and honeymoons. A typical wedding has 'somewhere between 50 and 200 guests in the cooler months, from October to March', says Paul Jackson, general manager of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Sanya.

20 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

The Ritz-Carlton, Sanya

What is it?

Arguably the ritziest (pun intended) of the resorts along the Yalong Bay beach strip, near Sanya, in the south of Hainan Island. The rooms and suites are large and the 33 one- to three-bedroom pool villas each come with a lush private garden. Decoration is understated and luxury oozes from the aesthetics and finish of materials used.

27 May 2012 - 12:00am

Protege Li hits high notes at anniversary celebrations for Ritz-Carlton hotel

It has already been a year since the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong opened doors and the world's tallest hotel celebrated its one-year anniversary in high-flyer style.

More than 500 guests turned out for the celebratory party on Tuesday, which took place in the Ritz-Carlton's Ozone bar, 490 metres above sea level.

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Ritz-Carlton targets vital mainland luxury market

Ritz-Carlton, the luxury hotel chain, plans to open 25 hotels around the world in the coming three years, with about one third in China and Asia, to tap the region's ballooning growth potential.

Victor Clavell, the hotel company's Asia-Pacific vice-president, said Ritz-Carlton would add at least five more hotels on the mainland, where it already had eight hotels.

7 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Million ways to celebrate

If you could have the ultimate dream wedding in Hong Kong, what would it include?

The Presidential suite in a five-star hotel, the best Champagne and an A-list designer wedding gown?

For the select few couples with unlimited means, the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong and the InterContinental Hong Kong have assembled million-dollar packages.

15 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

It was incorrectly stated in CitySeen yesterday that shark's fin soup was served at a party hosted by Lancome at The Ritz-Carlton hotel. Shark's fin soup is not on any menu at The Ritz-Carlton. We apologise for the error.

28 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

HK model bags limelight despite Hilton heiress' strut down the catwalk

Hotel chain heiress Nicky Hilton was in Hong Kong for the first time last week but during her brief stay in town, she saw little of the city, other than from the window of her Ritz Carlton suite.

The jade market was on top of Hilton's to-do list because she wanted to get her sister, Paris, some souvenirs of the trip, she said.

16 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Glassmaking reputation dates to medieval times

The Czech Republic has many famous exports, muses Consul-General in Hong Kong, Jaroslav Kanturek.

'Besides famed writer Milan Kundera and tennis player Martina Navratilova, we also have a few traditional Czech brands that have gained international fame such as Budweiser beer and Skoda Auto.'

28 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

ICC puts Kowloon on top

The latest hot spot for commercial space is West Kowloon, mainly because of the completion of the International Commerce Centre (ICC), and brokers are already predicting that rents in the area will rise.

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

The Goods

Geared to win

24 Jul 2011 - 12:00am


The Ritz-Carlton Residences in Bangkok will become the latest super-luxury project to grace the Thai capital. Due to be completed in 2014, the 197 apartments feature Sky Boxes with sweeping views of the city. They will be housed in the 77-storey MahaNakhon, Bangkok's tallest development. The tower is designed by architect Ole Scheeren of OMA and marketed in Hong Kong by CBRE.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

This hotel is a marvel to behold and, like The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, also boasts a number of feats, including having Shanghai's highest al fresco dining and wining venue, awe-inspiring designs, plus unrivalled views over the city.

16 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Hotel's green efforts stop when shark's fin surfaces

Marriott International, which has just opened Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong, the highest hotel in the world, has cut down the water usage in its mainland hotels by 17 per cent as part of its green campaign - but shark's fin soup remains on the menu.

9 May 2011 - 12:00am