InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah unwrapped the most wonderful time of the year with a heartwarming Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Taking place at The Lounge on the Lobby Level, the lively evening began with a harmonious Christmas carols from Serenata Voce choir, led by the award-winning conductor Sonia Nadya Simanjuntak. Sonia has recently won the 16th Venezia in Musica International Choir Festival and Competition 2018 Caorle, Venice, Italia and Llangollen International Musical Eisteddrord 2016 in Wales, United Kingdom. Christmas songs like Carols of The Bells and Have a Holy Jolly Christmas sounded melodious throughout the event.
Inaugurating the joyful ceremony, the Christmas tree lights turned on after a warm welcoming speech by the General Manager, Mr. Pierro Bellizzi continued with melodious chorales. The dazzling Christmas tree is majestically adorned with blue, silver and golden baubles, ribbons, and glittered snowflakes. Signature Christmas dishes such as roasted turkey, gluhwein and a red Belgian chocolate fondue were provided by Executive Chef Christoph Pouls and his creative culinary team to enliven the night.
Guests were invited to visit the festive Christmas Shop situated at the lobby area. The traditional and elegantly decorated pop-up shop is filled with special collections of Christmas goodies, ranging from sweet treats to ornaments. Proceeds from arts and crafts will be donated to Wisma Cheshire to help the disable community.
For more information of Christmas Shop and Festive offer, please visit www.jakartapondokindah.intercontinental.com or call (021) 3950 7355
InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah
Jl. Metro Pondok Indah Kav. IV TA, Jakarta 12310, Indonesia
Tel: +62 21 3950 7355 Fax: +62 21 3950 7366