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From luxurious living to sophisticated business, JW Marriott Hotel Cairo breathes life back into ancient Egypt, deservedly winning the accolade Best Business Hotel, Egypt, 2012

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There is only one place to experience the magic of the Egyptian capital in harmony with its 7,000 years of ancient culture – the JW Marriott, Cairo’s uncoupled, corporate resort.

Combining the best of both worlds, the resort offers an exclusive blend of luxurious relaxation and personalised business service.

This award-winning hotel is your ultimate destination for stress-free business events and activities. Nestled in a serene area in the gated community of the Grand Mirage City, it is situated just seven minutes from Cairo International Airport. The buildings encompass state-of-the-art, elegantly furnished facilities run by a team of the finest professional event planners and managers, to ensure the successful meetings and events.

In addition to an 800 square metre exhibition area, the resort hosts 19 different sized meeting rooms and spacious banqueting ballrooms, including the newly renovated Tutankhamun Ballroom. Covering an area of 1734 square metres, which can comfortably hold all types of events. It seats up to 1800 guests for a gala dinner, and up to 2200 for a conference. It can also be conveniently separated into three sections, including an open-air reception area, to accommodate event requirements.

To ensure the success of your events you will find six other meeting rooms: Ahmos, Ramsis, Horus, Isis, Pharaohs and the JW Chairman’s boardroom, equipped with HD audio-visual equipment, and coupled with the attentive, professional service already in place at the property. JW Marriott is also the premier wedding venue in Cairo. You will find superb catering services, and professional wedding planning to guarantee you the most exciting, unforgettable day of your life.

Venues and suites
If wedding bells are not ringing, the versatile array of facilities on site offer a perfect venue for all types of events, be it a private cocktail meeting, a large seminar or an intimate focus group gathering. The hotel’s combination of luxurious accommodations and conclusive service assures your event is an unquestioned success. Expect unmatched superior standards for event planning and hosting with our high-tech equipment and high-speed internet connection. The creative team can turn your most minute request into a successful reality, and they will cater to all your needs.

JW Marriott puts heart and dedication into the leisure they offer. The secluded haven, only a few minutes drive from the centre of the beautiful Heliopolis district, and was designed to please guests in every way possible, with an assortment of unwinding and amusing amenities. Cascaded in an endless landscape of beautiful green fields and sparkling blue waters, the view from the spacious and elegant rooms – which start at 42 square metres, will mesmerise.

In-room technology provides wired and wireless high-speed internet. Another extra is the interactive TV system, which offers more than 80 channels and supports high definition. Additionally, a remote jack pack allows guests to connect their laptop, external device or HDMI cable to the television.

During your stay you will discover various categories of rooms, including the Tatami Japanese room and a multitude of suites including presidential, diplomatic, duplex, executive and junior accommodation.

Diverse dining
The selection of 12 reputable restaurants, bars and lounges, all fixed with wireless internet, will surely tantalise your taste buds with diverse, yet simply delicious international dishes. From authentic Japanese cuisine to stunning Lebanese gastronomy, you can treat yourself to exactly what you want, at any time.

Main restaurant Mirage Café and The View Lounge and Bar are encircled with glass windows, overlooking the golf course and lakes. JW will take you on a journey through Asia with its breath-taking restaurants. The hotel hosts one of the best sushi bars in town, serving excellent Japanese food in a contemporary setting, overlooked by the lake and Japanese Pagoda. For a broader Asian twist, why not try Lemongrass, where the flavours of Hong Kong, Thailand, China and Singapore come together.

For lovers of Italian cuisine, Cucina and La Piazza are popular for their delicately made Italian food. Enjoy mouthwatering dishes while listening to beautiful tunes from the live guitar player. To top off your perfect rendezvous, end your evening with live music at The View Lounge and Bar. You can escape the hustle and bustle of Cairo’s routine summer outlets and head to Lake Promenade, where you can enjoy wide varieties of BBQs and shisha. In any other season head to Ahlein and enjoy one-of-a-kind evenings, with Lebanese dishes and authentic oriental dances.

If you would like to sink your teeth into something meatier, then look no further than JW’s Steakhouse, which serves the finest Australian beef and succulent steak in an exceptionally decadent atmosphere. After a meal guests are invited to visit the gentleman’s club, offering Havana Just cigars, fine aged whiskies and mature brandies. Or why not head to Churchill’s Lounge with its outstanding atmosphere and fine leather chairs. Alternatively relax after a hard day at work in The Cactus Bar by playing a game of pool or snooker. If you’re in a hurry, then head to La Patisserie, offering you fresh fine pastries, sandwiches, coffees and teas.

Enjoy relaxing moments with family and friends at the hotel’s own water themed park The Beach, where you can swim in the wave pool, play games including beach volleyball, or simply unwind on the sandy shore in the midst of Cairo. Children can enjoy a selection of games and spoil themselves at the kids club Dream Ship, with a wide variety of arcade games and bumper cars, or they could even browse the web in the internet café.

Golf and leisure
Want to become the next golfing champion? Challenge yourself at the world-class Mirage City Golf Club, with its excellent 18-hole championship course and nine hole executive course, which is surrounded by tree-lined fairways, countless lakes, streams and waterfalls. We also offer playing and video lessons, taught by qualified PGA professionals, at our full golf academy. The JW Marriott was the proud host of the Egyptian Open in 2009 and 2010, featuring golf stars such as Colin Montgomery and current world number one Rory McIlroy.

After your round of golf, enter the dedicated clubhouse, which features a variety of casual dining and snooker and pool tables, or watch the sporting action on LCD screens. You will also find a cards and reading room with a rich décor of high ceilings, oak wood wall panels and regal furniture with velvet fabrics, and a majestic fireplace that will be sure to impress you.

The fully equipped health club features a cutting-edge fitness centre, indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, steam rooms, Jacuzzi, tennis courts and football pitch. Overlooking the mosaic-tiled pool, the fitness centre is flooded with natural daylight and features over 80 pieces of equipment, including a combination of cardio machines and free weights, to satisfy all avid gym fans. For a truly tranquil experience, you can pamper yourself with a personally tailored treatment from the hotel’s Thai specialists at the prestigious Mandara Spa. At 27,000 square feet, the size is only beaten by the huge variety of treatments available, with an emphasis on beauty and rejuvenation it will guarantee you an unforgettable, exotic experience.

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