There are a million and one afternoon tea options in town, but instead of just going to the famous Peninusula, why not try out some special crossover tea sets that are only available for a few weeks? Not only are they pretty, you also get some free gifts with them. Gather your girlfriends and don't forget your camera!
Cowshed x Aberdeen Street Social
Cowshed, the award-winning British spa brand is making a splash at Aberdeen Street Social this month with a special afternoon tea set. Enjoy some British classic bites like soft buttery scones and just the best Victorian sponge cake while chilling in their terrace. With the set you’ll also get a travel set of Cowshed’s products so your skin gets a pampering too!
The tea set is available from 2-31 May for $288HKD/2 persons, add $100HKD for a glass of bubbly.
PMQ, JPC G/F, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central
+852 2866 0300
Guerlain x The Langham
Get your favourite little black dress ready and head down to The Langham with your girlfriends! Inspired by Guerlain’s signature La Petite Robe Noire, the tea set has the most adorable sweet treats like chocolate lipstick stuffed with jam and lip-shaped couverture chocolate. After the tea set, you can get dolled up with the complimentary gift set and beauty express service at their boutiques.
The tea set is available from 8 May to 31 July for $598HKD/2 persons, special giveaway available on 8 May.
8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
+852 2132 7898
Diane von Furstenberg x Café Gray Deluxe
Fashion finally gets acquainted with food in this DVF tea set at The Upper House. The brand’s spring prints and colours turn into edible treats in this set, which means you’ll find cute patterns on macarons, lips on short cakes and more. Enjoy the luxurious set with Hong Kong’s skyline as your backdrop, but go quick because it’s only available till mid-May!
The tea set is available from now till 15 May for $560HKD/2 persons.
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty
+852 3968 1106
Biotherm x Royal Plaza Hotel
Summer is coming soon, and nothing says summer more than this afternoon tea set. Biotherm is known for their hydrating skincare that has ingredients from the sea, so for the tea set, think seafood skewers, scallop rolls, lobster toasts and more. Give your skin a drink too with the complimentary Biotherm best sellers travel set!
The tea set is available from now till 30 June for $508HKD/2persons.
193 Prince Edward Road West, Mongkok
+852 2622 6167
Written by Karen Chiang