Ring In The New Year Under A Spectacular Fireworks Show At Le Méridien Saigon

Le Méridien Saigon glistens on the Saigon River this holiday season with unique decorations, providing a host of exciting events for guests to enjoy as they celebrate the season. The hotel is also ready to host New Year's Eve activities, including fireworks viewing.

The perfect destination to enjoy the sparkling new season to the fullest while watching the fireworks show from the comfort of your own room.

Le Méridien Saigon has been dazzling guests with its festive decorations since the beginning of December. From the grand entrance of the hotel, with its glittering stars and magnificence, to the main lobby's giant snowball adorned with Christmas trees and white snow, every detail of the hotel's décor is sure to turn heads. Guests can also "check-in" for the holiday season by strolling in and striking a pose for beautiful photos.

In addition to hosting events to celebrate the end of the year and welcome 2024 (both New Year's and Lunar New Year), the hotel has planned activities for New Year's Eve so that guests can unwind in the final days of the year while watching a spectacular fireworks show of the city.

Immerse yourself in the special of the last days of 2023 with the hotel's premium suite package, which includes unique culinary activities and a night's stay in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City.

New Year's feast of exceptional and unexpected cuisine.

Le Méridien Saigon's 5-star entertainment and culinary programs are the hotel's crown jewels. These programs include fine-dining restaurants - AKUNA, all-day dining restaurant - Latest Recipe, and attractive dance and music spots - BARSON, or Boujee. Everyone will be a part of Saigon's joyful festival vibe here.

At AKUNA on the 9th floor, Chef Sam Aisbett designs a festive menu that epitomises everything AKUNA stands for - authentic cooking, a nod to Vietnam's culinary heritage, and the 'no boundaries' cuisine that has delighted our guests throughout the past months. Yet, the menu holds many surprises and novel flavours for esteemed guests. NYE Dinner at AKUNA is 6,000,000++ VND per person, including a glass of Vintage Champagne. 

In addition, for the New Year’s Brunch at Latest Recipe restaurant, located on the M floor, Executive Chef Nguyen Phi Cong will be presenting a revamped take on the "best-seller set menu" that has been a hit at Latest Recipe during the year.

Guests can savour five dishes from the well-known set menu for just 1,280,000++ VND with: Poached Lobster with Mango and Avocado, Fresh Tuna Spaghetti, Pan-Seared Foie Gras with Crispy Rice, Veal Sweetbread, and Wagyu Beef make for a picture-perfect spring meal. Diners will enjoy a classic festive dessert - chocolate and ginger cake - served with ginger ice cream - a delightful combination that will end the late lunch party.

Enjoy a glass of the gourmet-favorite Billecart Salmon Brut Champagne together with the enticing set menu mentioned above. With the hope that all guests will be able to spend quality time together, Latest Recipe and Chef Nguyen Phi Cong have put together this tempting menu at an affordable price.

New Year’s parties featuring special drinks and music by curated DJs

At BARSON, you can expect an unforgettable New Year's Eve celebration on December 31st, complete with a New York-style "Ball Drop" at midnight, the perfect vantage point from which to watch the Saigon River's fireworks show, and premium drinks to quench your thirst.

Another addition to BARSON's holiday programming is The Singleton, a brand that loves to shake things up with its own fun standards and special cocktails made just for you. BARSON also teamed up with Edelweiss to bring you refreshing snow beer. Indulge in a vibrant year-end celebration as we toast the arrival of 2024 with a wide array of delectable drinks and snacks. 

Gourmet Traveller