Beirut, Lebanon – May, 2019: On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Gefinor Rotana Hotel hosted their special annual iftar for media partners and social media influencers on Wednesday, May 8 at the hotel’s Olive Garden Restaurant & Terrace.
Guests had the opportunity to be among the first this year to enjoy the generously served open iftar that will offered every evening for the whole holy month of Ramadan. While the dinner consisted of a variety of dishes such as oriental appetizers, Lebanese mezza, salads, soups, oriental and international dishes, also live stations including shawarma and barbecue that were specially served at the restaurant terrace. Guests also tasted the most sumptuous sweets, more specifically the Arabic traditional delicacies that capture the invitees’ hearts along with the mouthwatering juice stations that range from Jalab, to Tamarindi, to Qamaruddin and more. Hookah was also available, providing a perfect finish to the night as it fits the restaurant’s outdoor garden.
Adding to the fun and entertainment, the hotel distributed goodie bags to their guests containing sweets and games. Ramadan Riddles were shared with their followers on their social networking sites and the winners were randomly selected to benefit from a set of gifts provided by the hotel, including a gym membership, hotel accommodation and iftar invitations. The guests enjoyed the “Darwich” dance that added a sense of the Ramadan tradition to the gathering.
General Manager of Gefinor Rotana, Mr. Gilbert Zeait thanked the guests for coming and showing appreciation to his team for all their hard work and efforts in contributing to the growth of the hotel, making Gefinor Rotana a leader in the hospitality industry. “I am very pleased to see our supporting media and influencers join us this year, to taste the finest daily iftar menu that reflects the blessed atmosphere of Ramadan,” he said. “We are also very proud to say that the occupancy rate at the Gefinor Hotel for the month of April reached 83%, increasing to 11.4% this year compared to last year, and we are looking forward to a busy Ramadan unlike the previous seasons given then positive influx of the Arab and European tourists which will eventually make it a very high season.”
Gefinor Rotana Hotel always meets the needs of its customers through its unique and innovative offers and services, especially during the blessed holidays, ensuring guests an unforgettable experience.