According to news reports, Hilton Hotels & Resorts opened the 158-room Hilton Alexandria Corniche following a major refurbishment programme, yesterday. The hotel represents the 19th upscale property in Egypt for Hilton Worldwide and its second in the city of Alexandria.
With a key focus on the brand’s signature service and style standards, the refurbishment and rebranding programme covered many of the hotel’s public areas including bedrooms, restaurants as well as the exterior and hotel grounds. The renovation also included the hotel’s Royal Floor, which has been significantly upgraded and enhanced in classic baroque style.
Rob Palleschi, Global Head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts said: “For over five decades, Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been the hotel brand of choice for visitors to Egypt and I am proud and delighted our legacy continues as we officially open the stunning Hilton Alexandria Corniche in the vibrant and exciting community of Egypt’s second city.”
The hotel boasts an impressive list of amenities designed to promote business productivity as well as time for relaxation. All hotel restaurants and bars offer spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea including La Gourmandise French Pastry & Tea Lounge: Club 35, one of the city’s more popular nightclub bars serving Asian-fusion cuisine; Lebanese restaurant, Saha El-Layali; the hotel’s famous Cigar Bar, offering an extensive humidor and cocktail list and a poolside restaurant plus beach café. Recreational facilities include a private beach, infinity swimming pool and fitness centre, the report stated.