7 Things to do this weekend (Mother’s Day edition): 7 & 8 May 2022

For the queen of your heart


By Natalie Khoo

7 Things to do this weekend (Mother’s Day edition): 7 & 8 May 2022

1. Pamper mum with a Ritzy Afternoon Tea

When: 7 to 8 May 2022

Where: Lobby Lounge, The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur

Price: RM180++ for two persons | RM198++ per box for two persons

It’s a time-honoured tradition to bring mum out (or for mums to get together) over an elegant afternoon tea every Mother’s Day. Make it Ritzy this year with quintessential delights including scones, fine finger sandwiches, quiches, and delectable cakes at the hotel’s sophisticated Lobby Lounge. Alternatively, bring home the Afternoon Tea set in an exquisitely packaged box and plan your own picnic for a more personal touch.

For reservations and enquiries, WhatsApp or call +6018 306 3188 or email [email protected].

2. Savour the Sunday Retox Brunch at W Kuala Lumpur

When: 8 May 2022

Where: Flock, W Kuala Lumpur

Price: RM238 nett per person (with bottomless mocktails, soft drinks and selected juices) | RM398 nett per person (with bottomless crafted cocktails, house pouring wine and beers)

Start Mother’s Day on a high note with a hearty Sunday Retox Brunch at Flock, the all-day dining restaurant at W Kuala Lumpur. Priding itself as the “best Sunday brunch in the city”, the spread spotlights locally-sourced, star-studded ingredients presented in a smorgasbord of local and international dishes. If mum appreciates a tipple, she’ll be pleased to have an unlimited supply of cocktails, house pouring wines, and beers (non-alcoholic drinks are also available) to accompany the selection of fresh Seafood on Ice, sushi and sashimi, grilled meats, Danish and pastries, cold cuts, desserts, and so much more!

For reservations and enquiries, call 603 2786 8888 or email [email protected].

3. Take mum on a wellness retreat to One&Only Desaru Coast’s Chenot Spa

When: 1 to 31 May 2022

Where: Chenot Spa, One&Only Desaru Coast

Price: RM848

Thank mum for all her sacrifices throughout the years with the ultimate pamper session: a 120-minute spa treatment at the prestigious Chenot Spa in One&Only Desaru Coast. Known as a pioneer in the health industry for nearly 50 years, Chenot Spa combines the latest advancements in Western medicine with time-honoured Chinese and alternative treatments to provide holistic packages that relax the body and calm the mind.

True to its philosophy, the spa’s Mother’s Day package begins with a Chenot massage to relax the muscles and balance hormones, followed by an Illuminating & Nourishing Facial Treatment to nourish and rejuvenate the skin. In case you or mum will not be available this month, there are also personalised gift certificates available for purchase until 31 May 2022, with redemptions valid from now until 30 November 2022.

For more information, visit the website.

4. Step into spring at The Majestic Kuala Lumpur

When: 7 to 8 May 2022 | 12pm to 2.30pm or 3pm to 6pm

Where: The Majestic Kuala Lumpur


  • Colonial Sampler: RM180++ per person
  • Afternoon Tea: The Tea Lounge – RM88++ per person | The Drawing Room – RM108++ per person | The Orchid Conservatory – RM138++ per person
  • Contango lunch and dinner: RM150++ per person

Whether mum prefers lunch, tea, or dinner, The Majestic KL has prepared a full day of special menus to tickle her fancy. There’s the Colonial Sampler Lunch at Colonial Cafe or the hotel’s signature Afternoon Tea set, which will feature Mother’s Day cupcakes made especially for the occasion. For both lunch and afternoon tea sojourn options, every mother will be honoured with a beautiful orchid to complement the experience. Meanwhile, Contango will be serving its usual lunch and dinner buffet spreads for mum to eat to her heart’s content. To top it off, there will be a photo booth for families to capture memories and Mother’s Day portraits to take home.

For reservations, WhatsApp +6014 6471060 or email [email protected].

5. Indulge in The Alchemy’s Five Roses – New Yorker Afternoon Tea

When: 8 to 22 May 2022 | 3pm to 6pm

Where: The Alchemy, The Starhill Dining

Price: RM160++ for two persons

The Alchemy has teamed up with Jurlique for a rosy twist to its signature New Yorker Afternoon Tea in conjunction with Mother’s Day. The menu includes a plethora of rose-inspired sweet and savoury delights, such as Strawberry Rose Fromage, Rose Peach Choux and butter scones served with Rosewater clotted cream. What’s more, the first five customers daily that reserve the Afternoon Tea will receive a travel-sized gift set of Jurlique’s best-selling beauty products along with a surprise gift voucher.

For reservations and orders, WhatsApp or call +018 929 8060.

6. Treat mum to a Mother’s Day spa experience at Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas

When: 1 to 31 May 2022

Where: Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas

Price: RM550 per person

As a token of appreciation for all she has done, whisk the leading lady in your life (be it your partner or your parent) to the scenic Anantara Desaru Coast to enjoy an indulgent spa package. Aptly named “Mother’s Love”, the spa experience includes a 90-minute signature Anantara massage—which incorporates East-meets-West techniques to stimulate lymphatic circulation and promote deep relaxation—before ending with a 30-minute express facial or gentle scrub to impart a radiant glow and smooth skin. Better yet, complete the wellness treat with the resort’s new all-inclusive spa “Pool Villa Dream” package that includes a private pool experience, on top of dining and resort activities!

To book the spa experience, call +607 828 0888 or email [email protected]. For more information about accommodation packages, visit the website.

7. Discover the Bad Habits art exhibition at RexKL

When: 7 May 2022 | 9pm till late

Where: RexKL

Aside from Mother’s Day plans, art enthusiasts will not want to miss the Bad Habits visual art exhibition that will be returning to Petaling Street for one day only this Saturday. Motion artists Always Saturday will be showcasing a mesmerising visual display to get you grooving to the beat of your favourite indie selectors.

Follow @hellorexkl for more updates.

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