8 Top Hotels Redefining Mooncakes and Mid-Autumn Celebrations in 2023

Mooncakes Reimagined in 2023's Mid-Autumn Festival
By: Farah Khan
September 12, 2023

Ah, the Mid-Autumn Festival – a time when the moon shines brighter than a thousand spotlight-stealing celebrities, and the sweet aroma of mooncakes wafts through the air like a siren’s call to dessert lovers everywhere. While the moon may be the star of the show, let’s be honest, it’s the mooncakes that truly steal the spotlight.

In 2023, the Mooncake game has been upped, and we’re here to guide you through the moonlit maze of these appetising treats. We’re about to take a delicious journey through the best mooncakes that the hotel world has to offer!


🌙 Savoring the sweetest moments under the moonlight! 🥮🏨 Presenting the 8 best mooncakes from Malaysia’s finest hotels. Indulge in a symphony of flavors and textures that will elevate your Mid-Autumn Festival to new heights. 🌟 Which one will you choose to light up your night? 🌝 #GlitzMalaysia #GlitzMY #Mooncakemalaysia #hotelsmalaysia #hotelsMY #wkualalumpur #thewestin #sheraton #fourpointsbysheraton #intercontinentalhotel #MooncakeMagic #MalaysiaMooncakes #HotelDelights #MidAutumnFestival #mooncakemalaysia #midautumnfestival2023 #tiktokmalaysia #tiktokmy

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8 Best Hotel Mooncake Offerings This Mid Autumn Festival 2023

1. Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel

The Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel sets the bar high with mooncakes that are as beautiful as they are delicious. Their Pink Blossoms and Turquoise Blossoms sets are a testament to the saying, “you eat with your eyes first.” The classic flavours like Pure Lotus Paste and Red Bean Paste are sure to satisfy your mooncake cravings.

But what truly sets them apart is their sustainability game. The two-tiered box that houses these mooncake gems is designed to be upcycled, making it the perfect chest for your trinkets and treasures. Bravo, Sheraton, for making us feel good about indulging in these delectable delights!

2. Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur

InterContinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur takes the art of mooncake-making to new heights with their artisanal mooncakes. From the creamy Musang King Durian with Oats to the innovative Almond & Sweet Potato with Pandan & Mung Bean, they’ve got flavors that’ll leave your taste buds dancing in the moonlight.

With customisable sets and a variety of gift boxes, you can curate the perfect mooncake experience for yourself and your loved ones. Plus, the Butterfly Pea Flower Snow Skin with Bird’s Nest & White Lotus Paste promises to make you feel like royalty, one delicious bite at a time.

3. Sofitel Damansara Kuala Lumpur

Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara’s mooncake selection is a Mid-Autumn Festival dream come true. With their Premium Blue Moon and Classic Jade sets, they offer a wide array of flavors to cater to every palate.

But what truly makes this offering stand out is the snow skin selection. Imagine indulging in mooncakes like Signature Dragon Fruit, Bamboo Charcoal with Green Tea Paste, Yam with Tiramisu Paste, and Blueberry with Cheese. These mooncakes are so enchanting; you might mistake them for jewels!

4. W Kuala Lumpur

W Kuala Lumpur takes mooncakes to the runway with their Moonlit Mirage Collection. These mooncakes come in a chic bag inspired by Malaysian culture, and the colours are as stylish as the mooncakes are scrumptious.

The flavour lineup is no less impressive, featuring Lotus Seed Paste Double Yolk, Mix Nuts, Seasalt Chocolate, and more. And if you’re feeling adventurous, their Moonlit Mirage Mixology Kit will have you shaking up mooncake-inspired cocktails that are out of this world. For enquiries or to purchase drop by W Kuala Lumpur, email bf.wkualalumpur@whotels.com or via WhatsApp. Enjoy an extended promotion of 15% off when you purchase before 15th September!

5. Lady Yi’s Tea House at Four Points by Sheraton

Lady Yi’s Tea House at Four Points by Sheraton takes us on a journey through time with their Timeless Treasures Mooncake Collection. These mooncakes are not just delicious, they’re a work of art. The intricate tile motifs inspired by Peranakan artistry make these mooncake boxes treasures in themselves.

With flavours like Lady Yi’s Signature 11 Treasures Tea and Green Tea, these mooncakes transport you to a realm of exquisite taste and indulgence. Plus, the Early Bird discount and discounts for Club Marriott members and selected Credit Cardholders make it even sweeter.

To get your hands on this beautifully crafted mooncakes, visit Lady Yi’s Tea House.

6. Four Points by Sheraton Desaru

If you’re looking for a celestial journey through the world of mooncakes, Four Points by Sheraton Desaru has prepared an enchanting experience for you. The “Mesh Mooncakes” collection for 2023 is nothing short of a gastronomic masterpiece, taking inspiration from the Malaysian favourite dessert.

The centrepiece of their mooncake offering is the Luxe Gift Set, and it’s more than just mooncakes; it’s a luxurious adventure. This exquisite set features one Crystal Custard mooncake paired with your choice of three other tantalising flavours. The Crystal Custard mooncake is a celestial delight, with a silky, luscious custard filling encased in a delicate pastry that practically melts in your mouth. The question isn’t whether to try it; it’s how many more you can possibly savour. View their full catalogue here.

7. The Westin KL

When it comes to the Mid-Autumn Festival, The Westin Kuala Lumpur knows how to make it an affair to remember. Their mooncake collection, aptly named the “Garden of Bloom,” is a testament to the timeless fusion of tradition and modernity. This year, they’ve taken the art of mooncake-making to new heights with a collection that not only tantalises the taste buds but also pleases the eye.

The Garden of Bloom mooncakes offers a selection of eight traditional and contemporary flavors that cater to every palate. From the classic lotus paste to more adventurous options like sea salt chocolate, there’s something for everyone. Each mooncake is a work of art, meticulously crafted to perfection.

Getting your hands on these mooncakes is as easy as a few clicks. Simply visit The Westin Kuala Lumpur’s online shop and choose your preferred flavors and sets. Whether you’re buying them for yourself or as a gift, these mooncakes are sure to impress.

8. Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

Prepare to embark on a journey that transcends time and tantalizes your taste buds with Grand Hyatt’s Peranakan Trails Collection. This exceptional offering pays homage to the rich heritage of the Peranakan community, where tradition and culture intertwine seamlessly with modernity.

Each mooncake box in this collection is a masterpiece of design, reflecting the intricate craftsmanship synonymous with the Peranakan tradition. But it doesn’t stop there; to complement these culinary delights, Grand Hyatt has meticulously designed versatile jewellery boxes and matching tote bags, exuding timeless elegance and charm. It’s not just about savouring mooncakes; it’s about embracing a whole cultural experience!

So that was the best mooncakes of 2023 from the finest hotels in town. Whether you’re a traditionalist or an adventurer in the world of flavours, there’s a mooncake waiting for you to savour.