Mandarin Oriental, Singapore has teamed up with London-based luxury skincare, Aromatherapy Associates, to create a unique, five-course spa-inspired afternoon tea at the hotel’s Axis Bar and Lounge.
The limited-edition afternoon tea will consist of a tantalising mix of both sweet and savoury delights inspired by the use of key botanical ingredients found in Aromatherapy Associates products (which are also used by the hotel’s luxury spa).
Expect distinctive ingredients from the Aromatherapy Associates De-Stress collection to be weaved into the delicacies crafted by a team of award-winning pastry chefs, such as pure plant elements
like lavender and wild camomile, which are known for their calming properties. Also look out for other highlights such as the snow crab and melon which is infused with fibre-rich coconut, as well as the delectable poached shrimps with exotic lavender vinaigrette and decadent blackberry lavender tart.
If you’re up for really pampering yourself, book the De-Stress treatment at The Spa and enjoy the spa-inspired afternoon tea on a complimentary basis. Accompanying the sumptuous tea is a two-hour treatment including a welcome foot ritual using natural Aromatherapy Associates exfoliating grains and a fragrant rosemary body wash, as well as a relaxing head-to-toe massage with a warm muscle gel and body oil.
Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is located at 5 Raffles Avenue.
The spa-inspired afternoon tea experience at Axis Bar and Lounge is available daily from 2 to 29 October, 3pm to 5pm, with an additional seating from 12:30pm to 2:30pm on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. $42++ per person and $80++ for two persons.
The De-Stress treatment, inclusive of the complimentary spa-inspired afternoon tea experience for one person, is priced at $380++.
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