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Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Luxury Cairo Hotel Hosts Third-Annual Wedding Festival

CAIRO, EGYPT–(Marketwire – December 18, 2012) – After the smashing success of the first two editions, Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers luxury Cairo hotel kicked off its third-annual Wedding Festival on Nov. 24 & 25th, 2012 at the spectacular Canyon Ballroom. The Wedding Festival hosted extravagant hair styling shows by Mohamed Al Sagheer & Pace e Luce and a fabulous fashion show featuring Cairo’s Fashion Mega Star Hany El Beheiry.

The Wedding Festival showcased more than 40 beauty professionals who provided brides with free make-up sessions and facial treatments, as well access to the best wedding planners, DJs, professional photographers, real estate companies, jewelers, home accessories suppliers, furniture stores, and much more; all under one roof. The Wedding Festival also offered information on Cairo’s top wedding suppliers, and the latest wedding trends, as well as samples of the food specialties offered only at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Cairo hotel.

The Wedding Festival hosted many celebrities from the Middle East, including Ragaa El Gedawi, Leblebah, Fifi Abdou, Nadia El Guindy, Lucy, Dina, Dalia El Beheiry, Dorra, Hanan Matawei, Donia, Lekaa El Khameesy, Hala Sidky, Nermine El Fiky, Poussy Shalabi, Emy, Nadia Mostafa, Heba El Sissi, Menna Fadali, Mohamed Tharwat — and many other high-profile guests.

All guests were entered into raffle draws, which featured an incredible range of prizes, such as a complimentary honeymoon to Bali & Kuala Lumpur, a three-night cruise on board of Royal Caribbean “Legend of the Seas,” and complimentary stays and exquisite dining vouchers at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers.

Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Wedding Festival is the ideal event for all brides and grooms, ensuring a memorable wedding planning experience. For complete details on our Cairo hotel’s accommodations, events and amenities, or to make your reservations, please call 00202 22677730/40 or visit www.fairmont.com/heliopolis.

Noha Mansour
Director, Marketing & Public Relations
Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers, Cairo
Tel +2 02 2267 7730

Truffles at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Italian Cuisine

CAIRO, EGYPT–(Marketwire – December 17, 2012) – Throughout the month of December, the Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers luxury Cairo hotel is welcoming guests to indulge in the unique flavors and award-winning cuisine of Italian chef Federico Villoni. Creating one-of-a-kind truffle-infused dishes at the hotel’s Italian restaurant, Leonardo, Villoni will inspire you to see, touch, smell and taste every nuance in his dishes. From the way the earthiness of the truffles melds beautifully with the creaminess of taleggio cheese, to how they add richness to quail eggs, and make soups even more comforting and soothing — and yes, delicious — his “truffled” menu will tantalize your senses and delight your taste buds.

Just a few of the dishes on our Cairo restaurant’s menu this month include:

Pan Seared Sea Scallops with Carrot Cream, Soya Sprouts, Pepper Sauce and Shaved Truffle
Homemade Ravioli Stuffed with Sea Bass, Broccoli and Black Truffle
Homemade Taglioni with Taleggio Cheese, Quail Eggs and Black Truffle
Bonet and Truffle Stracciatella

The special truffles promotion runs from through January 31st 2013 only at Leonardo, the Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Cairo hotel.

For more information about this special Cairo dining event, our truffle menu or bookings, please call 22677730/40

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, which arrives in destinations as diverse as Jaipur, Kyiv and Manila in 2012, is a celebrated collection of more than 60 luxury properties around the globe, including Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel, The Plaza in New York, and Makkah Clock Royal Tower in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The luxury brand’s distinctive hotels offer a sense of heritage and sophistication, warm, engaging service and culturally rich experiences. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also recognized internationally for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with over 100 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residences club, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414, visit fairmont.com, or contact your local travel professional.

Noha Mansour
Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers
Tel: 22677730/40
Email: noha.mansour@fairmont.com

Focus on Freshness at Aqua e Luce

Experience Fine Dining in Cairo at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers

CAIRO, EGYPT–(Marketwire – December 17, 2012) – There has been a renaissance at Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers’ Aqua e Luce restaurant in Cairo, Egypt, which has been reborn with a new identity. The new Aqua e Luce features an emphasis on FRESH — fresh ideas and creations (some of which are unique to the Cairo dining scene), and fresh produce with from throughout the globe, including the Mediterranean from France’s Côte d’Azur.

Experience the latest concept of Aqua e Luce’s daily special, which varies from Australian Lamb with a Coriander Crust, to Roasted American Beef Strip Loin, to whole Roasted Sea Bass and Pepper Crusted Beef Rib Eye and much more; all complemented with mouthwatering side dishes.

Aqua e Luce’s spectacular “exhibition” kitchen and tropical atrium lobby view is perfect for relaxing and enjoying a tasty meal.

In addition to exceptional dining in Cairo, Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers features 835 guestrooms, 69,000 square feet of event space, squash, tennis and beach volleyball courts, a fully equipped health club, three swimming pools, beauty salon and on-site shopping. Designed as a destination within a destination, our Cairo, Egypt hotel beckons guests to our oasis in the desert. For details on our restaurants and accommodations — or to make your reservations, call 1-888-310-2323.

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, which arrives in destinations as diverse as Jaipur, Kyiv and Manila in 2012, is a celebrated collection of more than 60 luxury properties around the globe, including Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel, The Plaza in New York, and Makkah Clock Royal Tower in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The luxury brand’s distinctive hotels offer a sense of heritage and sophistication, warm, engaging service and culturally rich experiences. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also recognized internationally for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with over 100 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residences club, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414, visit fairmont.com, or contact your local travel professional.

Noha Mansour
Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers
Tel: 22677730/40
Email: noha.mansour@fairmont.com

Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Cairo Hotel Awarded the Certificate of Excellence From TripAdvisor

CAIRO, EGYPT–(Marketwire – November 20, 2012) – TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel website, recently awarded Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers Cairo hotel the 2012 Certificate of Excellence for maintaining exceptional traveler ratings over the past year.

The Certificate of Excellence, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Approximately 10 percent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.

“TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional businesses for consistent excellence, as reviewed by travelers on the site,” said Christine Petersen, President, TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence Award gives highly rated establishments around the world the recognition they deserve.”

Located in the heart of the city’s presidential and diplomatic neighborhood, the Fairmont Heliopolis & Towers combines modern design with traditional luxury to create a one-of-a-kind experience for tourists and business travelers alike. Just a few of the features that make Fairmont Heliopolis among the finest Cairo hotels include:

16 restaurants
Personalized butler service
State-of-the-art spa and fitness center
Tennis, squash and volleyball courts
Four swimming pools
Kids’ Club playground
On-site childcare services
Award-winning beauty salon and boutiques
Stunning roof-top deck
More than 69,000 square feet of function space

For travelers who would like to experience our Cairo hotel for themselves, Fairmont Heliopolis is offering guests the opportunity to receive 50 percent off their second night during weekend stays. Available through Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, this package allows you to book your room for one night at our full rate and pay only 50 percent of the room rate on your second consecutive night. Rates for this offer start from $180 USD per night, based on double occupancy, and are exclusive of service charge and taxes.

For complete details about any of our Cairo hotel’s amenities, services, special offers and packages, please visit http://www.fairmont.com/towers-heliopolis-cairo/.

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
With more than 60 destinations around the globe, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of landmark, luxury hotels. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit www.fairmont.com.

Nairy Hagopian
Assistant Manager, Public Relations
Tel +2 02 2267 7730
Email nairy.hagopian@fairmont.com