Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong has unveiled a new curated personal shopping experience to ensure that guests can explore the city’s best kept shopping secrets and hidden retail hotspots.
Famed as a shopping paradise, Hong Kong offers an unparalleled variety of stores ranging from international designer brands to Asian and local labels. The hotel is ideally located overlooking Victoria Harbour in the heart of Central district, part of an extensive network of footbridges connecting the city, and a stone’s throw from the finest galleries, shopping and entertainment.
The hotel’s personal shopping experience is available exclusively for guests and led by seasoned shopping expert and accomplished stylist, Carla Snajder of CARLA Personal Styling. Carla uses her wealth of expertise and extensive network of contacts, to provide a bespoke experience for men and women. Each tour is curated to reflect individual style, during which guests meet designers for custom pieces and visit hidden boutiques, ateliers and showrooms around the city to shop in complete privacy.
Guest can choose from a range of options, including:
I’m a fan of…Timeless Elegance
From ready-to-wear to made-to-measure for women, guests are escorted to sophisticated boutiques featuring clothing made from the finest materials and exclusive prints as well as handmade footwear and accessories by internationally renowned lifestyle brands.
I’m a fan of…Trendy Designs
Guests are introduced to up and coming designer brands praised by fashion editors and featured on the runways, and visit stores offering art-inspired fashion, one-of-a-kind hand painted handbags, designer sunglasses, trendy clothing and footwear.
I’m a fan of…Sophisticated Jewellery
Shoppers have direct contact with some of Hong Kong’s most prolific jewellers, many of whom were featured in the Hollywood blockbuster Crazy Rich Asians, as well access to the city’s largest collection of rare and exotic gemstones and contemporary fine jewellery.
I’m a fan of…Vintage Treasures
From clothing and jewellery to antiques and collectables, guests explore a selection of unique vintage items in a variety of locations, including rare handbags usually only found in major auction houses.
I’m a fan of…Bespoke Menswear
The traditional craftsmanship of made-to-measure menswear is celebrated, with limited-edition vintage accessories, leather goods, handcrafted leather sneakers, and hand-painted shoes, as well as rare luxury collectables, antiques, timepieces and whiskies.
The personal shopping service is priced at HKD 750 per hour, must be booked two days in advance and guests are recommended to reserve a minimum of four hours. To make the most of the service, and everything else the hotel has to offer, guests can book the Bed and Breakfast room package, with rates starting from HKD 4,480 per room per night. For further information and reservations, visit mandarinoriental.com/hongkong.