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Gift ideas for every occasion

You’ve heard the old adage that it’s better to give than to receive, but it can be a challenge to find the perfect gift. Spoil your loved ones with the finer things in life: relaxation, gourmet dining, timeless travel…

View from inside the Spa at Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai

Honour the mothers in your life

No one deserves a relaxing break more than mothers. Show your mum how much you appreciate all she does for you by treating her to a revitalizing Spa Suite Experience at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai. The unique Butterfly’s Dream treatment infused with natural healing herbs of Chinese mulberry and night-blooming jasmine will ease your mum’s mind and soothe her soul. For an extra spirit-lifting treat she can head to a private cellar wine-tasting session, inside the award-winning Yong Yi Ting restaurant.

View of the pool and the Brickell Bay skyline behind

Cherished moments for newlyweds

Gift a getaway for the happy couple to enjoy each other’s company. At luxurious Mandarin Oriental, Miami in Brickell Key, they can enjoy sipping a signature Cucumber Cooler cocktail waterside at the Oasis Pool Café below breath-taking skyline views of Brickell. Or lounge on the warm sand before dining oceanside at Peruvian restaurant, La Mar.

From from Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum over the Aegean Sea

Fashion a timeless anniversary

A special anniversary deserves a special stay – perhaps overlooking the endless blue breaks of the Aegean Sea at Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum. Gift recipients can delight deck-side in the delicacies of fine Mediterranean Cuisine – such as wild seabass or homemade tagliatelle with Bolognese sauce – at Assaggio, beneath a starlit sky. By booking a Mediterranean Journey at the Spa they can indulge in the traditional hammam and enjoy some all-important time as a couple.

View of the terrace and skyline from a Terrace Suite at Mandarin Oriental, Milan

Blow out the candles in style

The perfect birthday gift indulges. A getaway to Mandarin Oriental, Milan delivers tenfold. The best of fine art at the Pinacoteca Di Brera, housing some of the world’s most renowned collections of Italian paintings, is a short stroll from one of Mandarin Oriental, Milan’s luxurious Terrace Suites, with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the lights of the city. After birthday celebrations wind down,  a private spa suite with en-suite steam shower and vitality pool at The Spa is the perfect place to relax.

Inside the steam room at the Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Boston

Celebrate a well-deserved promotion

Hard work and success should be rewarded and what better way than by easing tension with a relaxing break in the quartz crystal steam room at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Boston. Home to unique treatments such as the Device Free Wellness Retreat – designed to undo the stress of technology use – and Himalayan Singing Bowls – an experience that delights the senses using sounds and touch – The Spa is a memorable much-deserved break from the daily grind.

Treat someone to a luxury experience

Delight your friends and loved ones by giving the gift of Mandarin Oriental’s legendary service, Michelin-starred cuisine, and award winning spas in the world’s most sought-after locations, all wrapped into one elegant package