Twinkling lights, gourmet feasts, winter sleigh rides and real-life reindeers, mulled wine and twelve days of cocktail pairings. For those who haven’t got their Christmas and New Year plans sorted yet, there are still spaces available at select Karma Group’s resorts around the world.
There’s nothing quite like celebrating Christmas and New Year at a luxury hotel or resort. With beautifully prepared brunches, lunches and dinners, kids activities and first-class entertainment, all one needs to do is simply relax and let the resort teams arrange everything for you, friends and family.
Feeling tempted to celebrate this season with spirit and style? As the holiday season gets into full swing, here’s a sample of what’s happening during the ‘12 Days of Karma’ festivities at Karma Group resorts around the world.
Experience an unforgettable Christmas holiday amid the tropical splendour of Bali
When you deserve to celebrate Christmas in five-star surroundings then the‘12 days of Karma’ begins with the traditional Lighting Ceremony on Thursday 23rd and from here, each day is full of vibrant entertainment and activities for the entire family. Enjoy sun-filled days with music, stunningly prepared food, wine and cocktails, pool parties and so much more. The high point is the nautical-themed New Year’s Eve party. There’s a calendar of kid’s fun including kite flying, crab racing, arts and crafts, treasure and scavenger hunts to name a few. Journey down to Karma Beach for beach sports activities such as beach volleyball and beach bowling. The Tiki Bar is open and daily yoga will be offered at the seafront Yoga Bale. Book ahead for your Karma Spa experience and take advantage of treatments bestowed in spa huts overlooking the Indian ocean. From soul-cleansing infrared saunas to collagen-boosting Intraceuticals oxygen facials and some of the best healing massages on the island, float your way through the holiday season. the 5-course Nautical Luxury dinner for New Year’s Eve party.
Experience an English Christmas at Karma Salford Hall – reindeers and all!
Looking for the quintessential setting to spend Christmas and New Year? Karma Salford Hall kicks off early this season with the launch of their weekly Sunday roast! Come Christmas and there will be twelve fun-filled days of group guided winter walks, fireside carols, Christmas decorating, gourmet gatherings and so much more. The kids will love meeting Santa and a real-life reindeer and the rides in the classic choo choo steam train. Journey through the 12 days of festive cocktails – from Winter Sangria to Salted Caramel White Russian, there will be plenty of unique creations to sample. Highlights include the five-course Christmas Day feast and a 1920’s style New Year’s Eve dinner and party hosted in a marquee. Bring your dancing shoes as there will be plenty of live music and dancing until the wee hours of the morning. All of this plus a New Year’s Day recovery brunch and on January 2nd followed by a Karma Wellness day consisting of treatments made with organic herbs and medicinal flowers, gems and homeopathics – spaces are limited so make sure you book in advance.
Winter Extravaganza at Karma Bavaria
It will be a magical affair at Karma Bavaria this year! Set amid snow-clad mountains, the resort will host twelve days of beautiful feasts including some themed around Alpine, Mediterranean and traditional Bavarian cuisine. Immerse in a full array of winter wonderland activities – from romantic horse-drawn carriage rides around the beautiful Lake Schliersee, exhilarating hikes, sleigh rides, Alpine skiing, tobogganing, and snowboarding tailored to the beginner or to the pro. Enjoy seasonal serenity with spas, saunas, cozy fires and mulled wine. A highlight is the signature ‘12 days of cocktails’ that features White Christmas Martinis, Cinnamon Black Russian and Cherry Daiquiris to name a few. Come New Year and celebrate in style with a glittering gala Champagne dinner – everyone is invited! Following this will be a few days of recovery with hangover brunches, steak dinners, BBQ’s and plenty of cleansing saunas and spa!
New Year’s Eve Rock n Roll Glam Party at Karma Sanctum Soho
For Karma members in London for the seasonal holidays, https://karmagroup.com/12daysofkarma/karma-salford-hall/ consider welcoming in 2022 at Karma Sanctum Soho! The theme is Rock n Roll glam of course – wear your best Bowie or Blondie look! The Cinema Bar will be open with a DJ playing R&B classics and old school anthems. There will be a decadent set menu dinner prepared by Michelin starred chef Garry Hollihead at Wild Heart Bar & Shokudo. Afterwards, party like rock n roll stars on the rooftop of the boutique hotel – the resident DJ will keep the party pumping until 4 am! Choose your floor or book a room and have your own party! Members are welcome to invite up to 6 guests!
Karma Group India
Members staying at a Karma Group resort in India will be treated to the most spectacular ‘12 Days of Karma’ of all this season! At most resorts, there will be many traditional rituals such as the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas carols alongside non-stop kids fun and fabulous entertainment. Members staying at Karma Seven Lakes, for instance, will be treated to a string of incredible feasts themed around Rajasthani and North Indian cuisine. At Karma Golden Camp, Arabian Nights, traditional dance and dune safaris are on the menu! Scenic mountain trails and gourmet tours, movies under the stars and paragliding are featured in Karma Exotica’s program, while at Karma Sibatani, Members can explore the best of Pan-Indian cuisine alongside heritage tours and guided walks. At Karma Royal Haathi Mahal in Goa, Members will be treated to a full array of Christmas magic – don’t miss the special Christmas performance by the children from ‘El Shaddai’ charitable foundation or the Indo-Portuguese feast. These are just a handful of the magical events happening across India this season…