What better way to celebrate feminity than with a bit of pampering? We bring you our pick of offerings that include home makeovers, brunch, bubbly or soothing massages for women on the move.
Dine at any of the in-house restaurants at Bengaluru Marriott Whitefield, possibly win the chance to have your homes done up by the housekeeping team or have the culinary team head down to your kitchen and prepare a feast for you. Plus, get a complimentary meal voucher at Mcafe for their Street Food Wednesdays, spa vouchers to avail services at Sama Spa and a complimentary meal voucher to Alto Vino, their signature Italian restaurant. At Whitefield.
JW Marriott Bengaluru celebrates with the #SheMakesItHappen campaign. The day begins with the Bengaluru Baking Company’s designer themed cupcakes. A part of the proceeds will go to Abala Ashraya Sangha , an women’s NGO. Then, JW Kitchen and Alba host elaborate brunches where a glass of sparkling wine and a gift voucher from the SPA by JW await you. You can try your hand at creating your own cocktails. If your concoction is picked as the winner, you’ll win a complimentary 60-minute signature spa therapy. Plus, groups of 10 and above get a discount of 20 per cent on the JW Kitchen lunch buffet. `1,799 upwards.
In true The Lalit style, ladies indulge in tuna or salmon sashimi, chilli crab or Peking duck, sip a glass of champagne and enjoy a ten minute foot massage over lunch at the rooftop OKO. Baluchi lures you for some rann kebab, jhinga masala and in-house dal Baluchi, where you can get either a foot or shoulder massage for 10 minutes, before you drift off to lala land. Early reservations get customised chocolates. At Kumara Krupa High Grounds.
Vivanta by Taj Whitefield spoils you with brunch at Latitude with chef specials such as compressed watermelon salad, lamb shank, fatoush and prawn cocktail. Known for their Mongolian and seafood specials, the kitchen opens its doors to male family members to make a special dish for their leading lady. The best part is that since it is 2015, you’ll get 20 per cent off on food and 15 per cent off on beverages. `1,650. At Whitefield.
At Polo Club the effervescent Shashank or charming Karthi will fix you up a Genie in a bottle – a Thai twist on a classic mojito, Rev it up – a clean citrus Cointreau surprise or quirky martinis like the Earl Grey or green apple and basil. Their star chef Nimisha Verghese, a lady of course, will then sort out your meal with specials like salad caprese, prawn and scallion wrap and tenderloin burgers. At MG Road.
— Aakanksha Devi