Blogged by @joehairie
Credit: TwoSpicy Entertainment, Sabah Tourism Board and Sutera Harbour Resort
KOTA KINABALU 1st August, 2017
Dinner In The Sky Borneo kicked off today with an exciting grand launch at Sutera Harbour Resort, creating a new milestone for tourism attractions in the region. This momentous event was officiated by Sabah Tourism, Environment and Culture Minister, YB Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun. VIP guests were also treated with a special performance of the Sumazau dance in the sky, something that has never been done before.
This breath-taking dining experience will be a month long event, with two dinners served daily in the beautiful Kota Kinabalu skies. Endorsed by Sabah Tourism Board and cosponsored by Sutera Harbour Resort, the experience not only allows visitors to feel the excitement of being suspended 50 metres in the sky, but also enjoy a delicious 3 course Italian meal, specially prepared and served by Chef Danielle Rossetto from Ferdinand’s, which is listed as one of Malaysia’s best restaurants by Malaysia Tatler.
Brought to Sabah by TwoSpicy Entertainment, Dinner In The Sky is currently only available in Malaysia in the South East Asian region. Already a well-known brand of entertainment, this innovative experience that began at Belgium and has hosted more than 5,000 dinner events in 45 cities around the world.
Iconic locations have included the Kuala Lumpur Tower, the Marina of Dubai, Villa Borghese in Rome, Athens, Copacabana Beach, and Cape Town. Forbes magazine has called it as one of the world’s TOP TEN most unusual restaurants. Some of the more notable Malaysian celebrities that have had this one of a kind experience include Dato’ Siti Nurhaliza, Dato’ Lee Chong Wei, Erra Fazira and Amber Chia.
YB Datuk Seri Panglima Masidi Manjun said “It was a thrilling experience for me and I had a great time, I definitely would recommend for all Sabahans and tourists in Sabah to try it. I am happy that more exciting and unique experiences are coming to Sabah, as we have a huge tourist market and this will give them even more things to do while they are here.”
This not-to-be missed experience that engages all of your five senses is priced at only RM349 per person (and RM399 per person on weekends, inclusive of a printed picture worth RM39) which includes a 3-course dinner. Reservations can be made online OR at sales counters located at Sutera Harbour Resort. For further information on the booking procedures, please go to www.dinnerinthesky.my Dinner In The Sky observes its safety measures to an utmost level.
While seated guests will wear safety belts, standing presenter and crew are secured by safety harnesses all the time during the flight. A safety supervisor will brief patrons about all the safety regulations prior to the flight and will be in constant communication with crane operator and ground crew for a smooth flight. The experience has been approved by TÜV SÜD, the German organisation that validates the safety of products of all kinds to protect humans and the environment against hazards.
Tickets may also be purchased at Sales Counters located in Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The Gallery (Photos by TwoSpicy Entertainment/Sutera Harbour Resort)
Read our review/Our own experience : Click HERE
Candid @ Official Launching Ceremony (Photos by curiostraveller.com)
About TwoSpicy Entertainment
TwoSpicy Entertainment has grown to be one of the major players in the Malaysian event business, organising all kinds of events from live concerts to obstacle challenges, such as; Datuk Shah Rukh Khan 2014, Avicii Live in Malaysia, We Love Asia featuring Pitbull, The Maze Challenge Asia and others.
About Sabah Tourism Board
The Sabah Tourism Board, or generally known as Sabah Tourism, is an agency of the Sabah State Government operating under the purview of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment. Sabah Tourism’s primary responsibility is the marketing and promotion of tourism for the State.
About Sutera Harbour Resort
Nestled between the shores of the South China Sea, fronting the tropical islands and the majestic Mount Kinabalu, is the grand expanse of Sutera Harbour Resort. The 384-acre resort provides a spectacular array of activities from its luxurious five-star hotels, championship golf course, marina and recreational facilities. The elegant business setting of The Pacific Sutera Hotel is complemented by the resort ambience of The Magellan Sutera Resort, offering a total of 956 guest rooms and suites of luxurious comfort.