Come home to The Nam Hai this season: to fabulous festive feasts cooked with love, cozy family-friendly fun like a Christmas tree lighting and movie night, Santa’s visit and soothing spa treatments, and a heart-warming dose of connection, care and customs.
This season more than ever we want you to consider The Nam Hai your home – a place to come together with the ones you love and enjoy all the treasures of a traditional Christmas while making memories that will last a lifetime.Blaise Montandon General Manager
- December 23, 2020
Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Cocktails
Join us for an illuminating evening of cocktails, canapés, carols and Christmas tree lighting. Once the tree is sparkling, our festive celebrations kick off in style with The Nam Hai carollers and the uplifting beats of guest DJ Richard Ellis. Our teams look forward to sharing our festive cheer, and invite you to pick your favourite Resort-made reindeer in a friendly contest!
- December 24, 2020
A Magical Christmas Eve Dinner
It's beginning to taste a lot like Christmas at La Sen Restaurant. Our culinary elves have worked their magic on favourites like roasted chestnuts, charcuterie, cheese boards, porchetta, salmon coulibiac and roast turkey with all the trimmings. Save room for Christmas pudding, macaroons and holiday hot chocolate for the little ones. The Nam Hai Carollers and a live band will keep you enchanted all evening long with classic seasonal tunes. (VND 1,670,400++ per adult / VND 835,200++ per child ages 5–11)
- December 31, 2020
A Nam Hai New Year's Eve Extravaganza
Greet the new year at one of the biggest celebrations on Vietnam’s central coast. Start with bubbly and caviar blinis at our Olympic Pool, and then head to La Sen Restaurant – now a vibrant Festive Village – for our international culinary extravaganza. Savour fresh oysters, Chef Yamu’s shawarma and Chef Yen’s “Wagyu Wok Wonders,” then tuck into super-sized cuts at Grill Street's “Great Hog Roast.” The night ends with a continent-hopping dessert spread, a live band and exciting performances. (VND 3,991,000++ per adults / VND 1,995,500++ per child ages 5–11)
- December 31, 2020
New Year's Eve Countdown Party
Grab your dancing shoes and head to The Open Lounge, where guest DJ Richard Ellis will be spinning upbeat tunes to usher in 2021. Come dressed to impress and sparkle your way into the New Year beneath a flurry of midnight silver and gold.
Festive Culinary Connections
- December 25, 2020
'Tis the Season for Feasting
Executive Sous Chef John Oh and his team serve up a succulent and juicy turkey. The five-course feast includes lobster terrine, chestnut velouté with black truffle croquettes, hand-carved roast turkey and sous vide roulade with seared foie gras and trimmings, finished off with Valrhona chocolate ornaments and winter berry ice cream. VND 1,670,400++ per person. Includes a glass of sparkling or house wine.
- December 26, 2020
Illuminasia Street Food Fiesta
Explore Asia’s renowned street food: hand-cut noodles or Tonkatsu ramen by Chef Hoàng, Chef Hien's Vietnamese roast duck and suckling piglet, Chef A Lăng Phương's spicy Thai tom yum and Malaysian assam laksa, Chef Yen's wagyu dim sum cart, and Chef John Oh's Korean bulgogi. (VND 1,577,600++ per adult/ VND 788,800++ per child ages 5–11)
- December 29, 2020
King of the Crustaceans
The king of crustaceans is the star of the show at this five-course Lobster Night, featuring the freshest Nha Trang lobsters hand-selected by Executive Sous Chef John Oh. Start with lobster quenelle and a hearty lobster tortelli in seafood bouillabaisse, followed by an entrée of grilled or butter-poached lobster and end with a luxurious homemade dessert. VND 1,670,400++ per person. Includes a glass of sparkling or house wine.
- January 1, 2021
New Year's Day Brunch
Start the new year with a hearty brunch. Linger over a laid-back meal at La Sen Restaurant from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm, enlivened by an upbeat set by guest DJ Richard Ellis. Refresh and restore with free-flowing detox juices and Bloody Marys as you savour oysters and the freshest catches from our Chilled Seafood Bar, or fill up on Italian antipastos, charcuterie, pastas and one-of-a-kind Hot Entrée Bowls. Don’t miss the star attraction, Chef John's Smoke House Grill: smoked beef brisket, spicy pork ribs, and homemade gourmet sausages. Hulk waffles, Valrhona chocolate pancakes, signature Nam Hai Benedict eggs, local breakfast staples and lip-smacking desserts make this the best start the year. (VND 1,577,600 ++ per adult / VND 788,800++ per child ages 5–11)
- January 2, 2021
Italian Farmers' Mercato
Bringing together the finest farm-fresh fruits, vegetables, meats and cheeses plus freshly caught seafood, an Italian mercato (market) is also the social hub for the community. This flavourful feast combines Italian products and local bounty for a taste of la dolce vita. At La Sen, select from a smorgasbord of antipasto, pastas, salumi and more alongside à la minute fritto misto and arancini. End your meal with our gelato cart and divine desserts. Saluti! (VND 1,577,600 / VND 788,800)
This festive season, Chuồn Chuồn Kids’ Club will transform into a glittering wonderland to transport our youngest guests to the sparkling magic of Santa’s Arctic home. From adventurous treasure hunts to exhilarating bamboo dancing to Christmas gift crafting, each day is packed with excitement, games and treats. Pop in for an activity or two or stay all day – and don’t miss the “snowball” pool and the company of snowmen and reindeer in this magical land.
- December 25, 2020
Santa Claus Visit
We've heard that the Big Man himself will be taking some time out of his schedule to pop into Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai on Christmas Day. How will the most magical man of them all surprise our youngest guests this year? Meet us in the lobby at 9:30 am to find out. Goodies, gifts and a big dose of fun are guaranteed.
Daily Kids Cooking Academy
Your child will develop a flair for flavours at our Junior Cooking Academy. During this complimentary hour-long class, our dedicated culinary team will teach youngsters ages 4–12 how to make Vietnamese goodies like mini bánh mì and fruit summer rolls – using freshly picked produce from our on-site farm – as well as decorate Christmas cookies.
Daily Festive Craft Workshop
From making Christmas gifts and souvenirs to decorating a cozy corner of the The Open Lounge, our daily craft sessions create memories and encourage creativity. Learn how to make Christmas candy, crochet a snowman, or put the “sea” into the season with a session on shell art. Or learn how to make Hoi An lanterns, conical hats and candle holders and paint face masks. We’ll provide everything you need; just bring your festive spirit. No previous art experience necessary.
Spa for the Season
Connect to your inner compass with our heartfelt shared meditations as you prepare to transition to a new year. Let go of the past and make space for joy as we focus on mindfulness, gratitude and awareness to start the year in a state of deep inner well-being.
- December 31, 2020, 2:00 pm
Open Your Heart to Joy
Join us for our annual New Year’s Eve Meditation, inspired by Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s Dharma talks on letting go and finding peace. After a challenging 2020, we’re focusing on exploring our attachment to the past in order to truly see and experience the present moment. By tuning into mindfulness, we can open our hearts to joy and make space for all the adventures the new year brings.
- December 31, 2020, 5:30 pm
A Farewell Kiss to the Year
Start your new year with intention and light as you write your very own “Love Letter to the Earth” – and bid a farewell kiss to the year – before floating it on The Heart of the Earth Spa’s lotus pond with a candle. As you tune yourself to gratitude, allow the positive vibrations of our beautiful crystal singing bowls to bring forth feelings of happiness and calm. For this special end-of-year edition of our nightly practice, our resident singing bowl artist, Ms. Oanh, will be playing nine singing bowls to create a unique reverberation and energy that will see you soaring into 2021 with a smile.
Festive Nail Art
Bring on the sparkle and mark the start of the holidays with a new look for your nails. Our talented nail artist will help you choose a fun style and decorative elements that spark joy. Starting from VND 1,400,000++
Gift from the Earth Facial
Harness the natural goodness and antioxidant qualities of green tea and honey to prevent cell damage. Unblock clogged lymphatic channels with our signature crystal face roller, which eases fatigue, puffiness, redness and irritation. Finish with a creamy face mask made from virgin coconut oil, which nourishes naturally with fatty acids, Vitamin E and high lauric acid content, smoothing the skin regardless of age. VND 1,750,000++ for a 45-minute session.
Nam Hai Rejuvenation
Pamper your body and soul with ancient healing techniques and locally-sourced ingredients like Nha Trang sea salt. Combining aromatherapy, earth-attuned melodies from crystal singing bowls, and a cleansing salt scrub with homegrown Nam Hai lime and lemongrass, this therapeutic all-rounder brings harmony and balance to the body. VND 3,000,000 ++ person for a 90-minute session.