Sheraton Cairo debuts new look at first 'heart for the city' event in the MENA region
The hotel reopened recently after extensive renovations with new interiors, refreshed public spaces and dining concepts.
Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino brought together guests, customers and locals to unveil its transformation on November 7, 2018, as part of Sheraton's "Heart for the City" experiential tour's third stop.
The hotel, which has been open for more than four decades, reopened recently after extensive renovations with new interiors, refreshed public spaces and dining concepts. These include 326 fully renovated rooms and suites, an all-new Sheraton Club Lounge on the 26th floor that offers views of the city and six restaurants and bars.
"Heart for the City" is a tour that celebrates communities and Sheraton’s role within them, featuring "one-of-a-kind immersive experiences designed specifically for each destination".
The stop in Cairo highlighted the fact that the city is home to some of the most-recognisable structures on earth – the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, and other antiquities.
The tour also offered visitors the ability to understand the future vision of the Sheraton Hotels' brand experience. Guests also got a peek at the upcoming redesign of Sheraton via a dynamic projection mapping experience that will show visitors how the brand will utilise space redesign and curated amenities and services to enable gathering and productivity. The tour also featured Sheraton’s community voices programming that invites Cairo personalities, businesses and groups to join at the hotel during the weekend to give talks, share demos and create presentations for guests and locals.
The complimentary programming featured thought leaders who lead in-depth discussions and presentations in their areas of expertise on November 9 and 10.
“Heart for the City” kicked off on August 31 with a 1,500 person grand opening event at the Sheraton Saint-Hyacinthe Hotel (Québec, Canada), followed by a week-long celebration at the Sheraton Grand Seattle.
Upcoming tour dates are as follows:
- November 15, 2018: Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park (Sydney, Australia)
- December 2018: Sheraton Santos Hotel (Santos, Brazil)
- February 2019: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center (Bengaluru, India)
- Q2 2019: Sheraton Beijing Lize (Beijing, China)