Third year in a row, the festive spirit of Songkran will once again be taken to a whole new level at Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi in 2016. The hotel presents you with an opportunity to experience the euphoria and excitement associated with “Songkran Festival” that marks the beginning of the traditional Thai New Year. Save the date and indulge into Songkran celebrations replete with a series of special activities, dining and entertainment. Songkran Splash Pool Party (15 April 2016) Don’t miss the celebrations atop the world’s 3rd highest hotel atrium by the poolside. Songkran will be celebrated with a pool party overlooking the stunning skyline of the city. From 15:00hrs onwards, Breeze, the rooftop pool, will be dishing out mouth-watering Thai street food delights (3-course) ranging from grilled meat, chicken satay, spring rolls, noodles, wok-fried specialities and sea food delicacies to globally famous Thai Massaman curry and Som Tom salad (Green papaya salad). It’s not just limited to exciting dining options. In fact, the entertainment will be galore. Live DJ, traditional Thai music and dance performances, pool access and water games will keep you engaged and fully entertained. Even try your luck at the Raffle Draw organised just for the occasion and stand a chance to win numerous prizes. Furthermore, participate in our Songkran Water Blessing ceremony during this afternoon of fun, frolic and entertainment. Splash blessed water on your friends and loved ones as a sign of bringing good fortune for the year ahead. Price: The Songkran Splash Pool Party is priced at AED 185 per person including soft beverages and AED 285 per person inclusive of unlimited Thai cocktails and select beverages. Songkran Set Menu at Benjarong (4-15 April 2016) Thai origin Head Chef Yongyos Chimthep at Benjarong will take you on a culinary journey of “The Land of Smiles” i.e. Thailand while being in Abu Dhabi. Discover authentic Thai specialities tastefully crafted by Chef Yongyos, as he brings his passion for Thai cooking on the plate of a discerning diner in the month of Songkran festivities. Dig into in a four-course set menu at Benjarong (Dusit’s award-wining signature restaurant) featuring grilled beef in tamarind sauce, sweet & sour Thai soup, grilled prawn in red curry sauce and Thai tea flavoured Tiramisu. The Songkran 4-course special menu is priced at AED 150 net per person excluding beverages For reservations, please call +971 2 698 8137 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.