Pleasure on the menu
Prestige issue 259, February 2015
Valentine is back with its procession of joys and emotions. How and where should you share your passion? In the privacy of a restaurant, in the romance of a scented hotel room, or around a sparkling champagne? What’s more important is a poetic and eternal love. Happy Valentine’s day.
Hotels & Resorts
Here is the best address to share your feelings! Le Royal Hotel will be offering the best to impress those who are celebrating Valentine with passion.
© Le Royal Hotels & Resorts
What are the packages that you are offering for Valentine? This year we thought why not offer our services earlier than expected! Accordingly we prepared attractive packages combining rooms, spa, restaurants and even a ski package. At Le Royal we have the opportunity to offer several ideas for the couples. Definitely the big surprise is being kept for the 13, 14 and the 15 of February. We’ve even created a romantic ambiance even in the Spa. We believe that the precious moments spent at Le Royal are not to be missed.
What differentiates you from other hotels? Every hotel has its own identity and charm, ours is passion. What is important is creating not imitating, and this is what we usually do. We have a creative team that seeks and looks after every tiny and simple detail with one target: making our customers happy waiting for them to come back and creating different moods. Every occasion is prepared carefully and wisely: we don’t want to be trapped in routine and we want to have an unexpected effect on the persons who buy our packages. We want them to remember us and this is called passion!
What kind of food your restaurant offers? At Le Royal we cater for different tastes. For a Lebanese ambiance nothing beats Diwan Shahrayar: the food is amazing and the service is impeccable. For romantic moods the Titanic is the place! This is where we offer sushi and fine dining cuisine. It’s the place to fall in love. As for a casual atmosphere, Le Jardin Du Royal offers a relaxed ambiance with amazing international food.
Special events and offers for Valentine, for a unique opportunity at Le Gray hotel, who is famous for its luxury and hospitality. «Love at Le Gray» has the taste of strong emotions. Don’t miss it.
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What are the special packages that you are offering for Valentine? Valentine’s Day is the time of «Love at Le Gray». On this occasion, we have special room packages and spa packages. Our restaurants and bars offer unique romantic experiences. Our room packages focus on the in-room romance with 2 glasses of champagne and special decoration upon arrival and a delightful breakfast in the intimacy of the room on the next day. We are suggesting three booking possibilities: Deluxe Room upgraded to a Premium Room at 310 USD +10% VAT. A Premium Room for an affordable $350 +VAT and an upgrade to a luxurious Executive Suite Terrace upgraded to Corner Suite at 495 USD +10% VAT. These offers are valid on Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th February, 2015. At Pure Gray spa, one can take advantage of our «Valentine Couples Escape» featuring a side-by-side 60 minutes Holistic Massage followed by pure indulgence with champagne and chocolate fondue for 2. This package is offered at 250$ and is valid throughout the month of February along with some interesting other offers. At Indigo on the Roof, we are extending the celebrations on 3 nights, from 12 to 14 February, with a 5-course special menu, offered at 110$ per person with beverage upon consumption or with wine deluxe bar, and a welcome champagne at 160$. At Gordon’s Café, we thought of those who cherish sweet moments above all. Our heavenly Pure Indulgence Chocolate fondue for 2 is available from Thursday 12 to Sunday 15, at $26. At BAR 360, we thought of those who are still single. We have a special night for them on Friday the 13th. Who knows? It could be their lucky day to come back and celebrate on the 14th.
What differentiates you from the other hotels? It is a combination that makes the individuality of Le Gray. An artistic identity, a vantage location and a venue for every mood all in one address topped with exquisite service signé Campbell Gray Hotels.
What type of food your restaurant offers? Indigo on the Roof is known for its international cuisine with a Mediterranean twist whereas Gordon’s Café has an international menu with wood oven-baked pizzas and heavenly burgers.
Love times at Terre Brune hotel spans for three days of joy and passion. A castle to shelter your emotions.
© Archives Terre Brune
What are the packages you are offering for Valentine? On Thursday 12, Deluxe accommodation with dinner at Les Caves de chez Michel and breakfast for the rate of 350USD TTC. At Les Caves de Chez Michel we have entertainment on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Vanessa Nassar on the violin with D.J. RODD. Sharing set menu with open bar for the price of 100USD per person all inclusive.
What differentiates you from the other hotels? As for the hotel we are considered a Château Hotel, people are welcomed with a family spirit which makes them feel home. And the product we sell is highly maintained with the best service in town.
What kind of food your restaurant is offering? The Terre Brune hotel has Le Resto in the hotel which offers international Cuisine, Chez Michel is a Lebanese restaurant and Les caves de Chez Michel offers fondue and grillades.
Pioneer in Hotel Management, the Hilton Hotels Beirut will be offering on their menus a whole package for lovers wishing to live festive moments in an enjoyable atmosphere for this romantic occasion.
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What are the packages your hotel is offering? On the occasion of Valentine’s, Hilton Hotels Beirut will be hosting in their themed outlets simultaneously romantic nights on Friday and Saturday, February 13th and 14th, 2015. We will be offering a four-course set dinner menu with open house wine at $169 per couple at Venezia restaurant, and $199 per couple at the Jazz Bar and Le Ciel. The Valentine ambiance will be emphasized with red roses, live Valentine special entertainment and many gifts and surprises.
What differentiates you from other hotels? Hilton’s outlets are marked by the professional service of a dedicated team, paying attention to the smallest details in order to make every guest feel cared for, valued and appreciated. Le Ciel and Jazz Bar occupying the hotel’s 31st floor, offer stunning 360° views of the city skyline at the highest point in Beirut whereas Venezia boasts a Venetian-style design distinguished by gondolas and bridges, making you feel in the heart of Italy.
What type of food is your restaurant serving? Venezia restaurant serves a wide range of traditional culinary delights from all regions of Italy, headed by our Italian Executive Chef Paolo Rocco, and offers a generous buffet night on Friday with live Italian music. As for Le Ciel, it serves an extensive selection of hot and cold items, as well as local, regional and international options, all themed by the authentic French cuisine. Up on the 31st offers entertaining evenings in style featuring wide choices of wines, cocktails and delicious light snacks at the highest venue in town.
Le Télégraphe de Belle-Vue
The romantic and warm atmosphere of Le Télégraphe de Belle-Vue hotel in Bhamdoun invites to intimacy. The best is offered to satisfy your passions.
© Archives le Télégraphe de Belle-vue
What are the packages that you are offering for Valentine? Being a romantic destination specially with the cosy room set up with in-room chimney for Saturday, February 14, 2015 we offer the following packages: A 5 courses set menu dinner for 2 at our restaurant near a roaring fire in a dimmed ambiance and love songs with open wine. To spend an unforgettable night we offer either a dinner with accommodation and breakfast for 2 at USD 315 all inclusive. For a more intimate night, an in-room cheese and wine with accommodation and breakfast for 2 at USD 250 all inclusive.
What differentiates you from other hotels or restaurants? Being a historical building with only 7 suites overlooking the vineyards makes Le Télégraphe de Belle-Vue the perfect escape for a romantic stay. Our unique wine is served in the restaurant along with some signature dishes such as the cindered camembert and the truffle risotto.
What kind of food your restaurant is offering? The restaurant offers a variety of mouthwatering seasonal, house made specialties mostly made of local ingredients and produce from the restaurant’s own organic kitchen garden. Accompanied by award-winning wines from Belle-Vue’s own winery, guests are in for a lovely dining experience.
Every guest is cared for in The Smallville Hotel, Badaro, in the heart of Beirut. A Valentine ambiance will be welcoming the couple in the restaurant as well as in the romantic room with special accommodations for this unique occasion.
© The Smalville
What are the packages that you are offering for Valentine? Dinner, desire and delicious suspense will all be yours at our Social restaurant as you spend the evening adopting the persona of iconic screen couples. Your table will have everything you need for a playful evening to remember. Enjoy a delicious 4-course meal for $150 per couple or extend your experience further with a Valentine’s package for $300 that combines dinner with the keys to your Smallville room for the night where a cinematic surprise awaits.
What differentiates you from other hotels? At the Smallville, everything we do is different, and Valentine’s will be no exception. We are Lebanon’s first and only true design hotel, and everything we do is infused with the dynamic, creative energy of Beirut. For Valentine’s our package is so much more than a meal: it’s an opportunity to get playful and interact with your partner in a game of fantasy and romance. Each table at The Social will provide its own experience, as it will be entirely personalized according to the love birds’ favorite on-screen couples. Surprises and takeaways will also pop up throughout the evening.
What kind of food your restaurant offers? Our Valentine’s menu is also one of the stars of the evening: unique, tantalizing, decadent and indulgent. Our chef has produced a creative masterpiece of flavors and ingredients to tantalize taste buds and inspire desire. It includes a mulled wine shot with aged cheese, salads of duck liver with crispy brioche and red fruit coulis, smoked salmon and sour cream, shrimps tartar with lime flavor, and a main course of grilled beef tenderloin with poached pear William in spiced red wine and sautéed green asparagus. The ultimate finale is the desert: a cake designed to be shared. For Reservations, call us at 01/619 999 or email us at [email protected] or [email protected]
Because Riviera Hotel trusts in love, he will share with you a magic night, reserving plenty of surprises for lovers in a warm and elegant atmosphere.
© Archives Riviera Hotel
What are the packages you are offering for Valentine? Rising «In Love We Trust» as a motto for Saint Valentin 2015, Riviera Hotel is proud to celebrate this special date offering a Glamour Dinner at $120net per couple or an option to enjoy stay over Romance Package at only $250net (Exceptional Dinner + Cozy Sea View room accommodation + Divine Sunday Breakfast).
What differentiates you from other hotels? Riviera Hotel will be having a Live Performance within an elegant and cozy atmosphere. Warmly decorated for a romantic mood, Cynthia Karam will be performing her most beautiful love songs for a magical evening… other surprises to come.
What type of food your restaurant is offering? International 3 courses gala dinner with open Regular Bar for a memorable day to celebrate.