1 -- A very jolly Christmas at the Cairo Marriott Hotel
Visions of Christmas trees adorned with decorations, sparkling lights and snow are nearing. At Roy’s, a Christmas eve dinner buffet includes many classics like turkey that will excite the senses. At The Bakery, find a variety of Christmas goodies, chocolates and Santa treats. The Promenade Cafe offers a brunch buffet from 1 to 5pm, complete with a jazz band and complimentary meals for kids up to 10 years old. Celebrate New Year’s Eve in historic plushness at Harry’s Pub, and get ready to dance the night away with live entertainment at an all-inclusive price of LE 370. JW’s Steakhouse, Saraya Gallery and Ristorante Tuscany come together to offer a special menu and dance floor with DJ. For an oriental celebration, enjoy Egyptian Nights’ authentic menu, oriental band and belly dancer. For more information call 02 27283000.
2 -- Hilton Sharks Bay Resort offers special holiday deals
Enjoy an array of special deals and offers at Hilton Sharks Bay Resort for the Christmas and winter season. Up until January 23rd, single rooms are offered at LE 400, with doubles at LE 550. For an additional LE 150 per night, enjoy a spectacular sea or pool view room. For more information call 069 3603333.
3 -- A dazzling season at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay
Treat yourself and your loved ones this holiday season by indulging in the joyous atmosphere at the Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay. Or ring in the New Year on the golden sandy beaches in this little sunny piece of paradise on the Red Sea. Enjoy the hotel’s home-made cookies and mulled wine while listening to the strains of Christmas carols. Children will spend a joyous time by the decorated Christmas tree and be fascinated by the surprises brought by Santa Claus! A dedicated team will pamper your taste buds at the traditionally themed Christmas and New Year’s Eve buffets at The View Restaurant. Enjoy live entertainment at Sultan Bar and Lounge. For more information call 065 3561500.
4 -- Semiramis goes all out for the season
Enjoy Lebanese festivities and à la carte menus on Christmas Eve & Day at Sabaya (LE 500). Café Corniche has a scrumptious takeaway selection of Christmas goodies and kids can take photos with Santa Claus on Christmas Day. The Grill’s ‘Noël sur le Nile’ gala dinner will take place on Christmas Eve offering a five-course meal (LE 550). The New Year’s Eve ‘Gala Dinner Dance’ features live entertainment and special menu delights (LE 980). Private Christmas parties are also available to host upon request. Whether it’s a casual Christmas brunch or a chic New Year’s party, Semiramis InterContinental has the perfect setting for any function of any size with a variety of stylish ballrooms. At Birdcage, Chef Narong’s à la carte menus are spectacular on Christmas Eve & Day, and the New Year’s Eve set menus (LE 550) will tantalize your taste buds. Hear Ahmed Harfoush live at Pane Vino on Christmas Eve (LE 450 for dinner). And for the ultimate New Year’s Eve celebration, party alongside Sara & Khalid music band & belly dancer Bardis (LE 900).[caption id="attachment_396378" align="alignnone" width="618"] Poinsettias and Christmas decor fills the Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis in downtown.[/caption]
5 -- Special occasions get special celebrations at Ramses Hilton
Pick up your delectable Christmas confectionery throughout December at Ramses Hilton Gingerbread House in the lobby, or take a break from shopping for some traditional mulled wine at Sherlock Holmes English Pub. On December 10th, enjoy the Christmas tree lighting up ceremony with carols starting at 6 pm. On Christmas Day, December 25th, enjoy a sumptuous choice of traditional Christmas menus at the Terrace Cafe overlooking the Nile and a visit from Santa. Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Ramses ballroom with a five-course candlelight dinner and a belly dance show. A New Year’s Eve package starts at LE 1,600 for two people per night. For more information, call +202 2394 7070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.