The Mandarin Oriental hotel in Munich has presented a glittering luxury package for St. Valentines, titled "Diamonds are a girl's best friend." On arrival, guests will find a bottle of Dom Perignon vintage champagne in their suite, with strawberries in chocolate. In the evening they can enjoy a meal at the hotel's Mark's restaurant, which has the accolade of a Michelin star. The special St. Valentine's menu comprises six refined courses. However the glittering final touch is a ring with a one-carat diamond, crafted by renowned jeweller H. Stern.
The package includes a one-night stay for two people in the hotel's luxury Mandarin Suite; the H. Stern diamond ring; the champagne and strawberries in chocolate as detailed above; the St. Valentine's dinner in the Mark's restaurant; couverture service with rose petals sprinkled over the bed; a champagne breakfast for two in bed. The package is available for the night of the 13th or 14th February 2010, at a cost of euro 14,210. Bookings at +49 89 290 980, or see www.mandarinoriental.com
The Mandarin Oriental in Munich is in a quiet street in the heart of the city, near the famous Maximilianstrasse. It is a jewel of exquisite Neo-Renaissance fascination, with 48 rooms and 25 suites offering the finest of contemporary luxury. There is a superb pool on the roof of the hotel, from where there are magnificent views of the surroundings.