Poolside BBQ, Jazzy Brunch, Kid’s Carnival & More: The Nile Ritz-Carlton is Hosting the Biggest Easter Special in Cairo
Ok, let’s cut the small-talk this time. We know that, since opening, The Nile Ritz Carlton has stood as one of the best hotels in the city. Our food reviewers know that they serve up some of the best food you’ll find in Cairo (check out our last review there). Looking for a bit of pampering? The hotel’s spa, fitness and pool facilities are among the best in the capital. Even bar and lounge, NOX, is gathering a bit of a reputation on the nightlife scene.
If you still have doubts, then look no further than The Nile Ritz Carlton’s long list of special Easter activities…
Easter Dine & Dance Party @ NOX
What? DJ Lyon is the man in charge of the music at NOX’s special Easter offering, but the real stars of the show (sorry Lyon, we love you) are the guys in the kitchen, who’ll be cooking up a storm – plus, with every main course you order, you’ll get a complimentary glass of white wine.
When? Sunday 16th, 9PM-3AM
How Much?450LE+++ minimum charge and 400LE bouchon.
Easter Brunch @ Culina
What? Let loose on a spectacular buffet of steaks, turkey, rich BBQ, seafood, salads, omelettes – well, the list goes on and on and also includes kid-friendly items, kids’ activities, live music and a
When?Monday 17th, 1PM-5PM
How Much? 550LE+++ per person. But, children between 6 and 12 get a 50% discount and children under 6 eat for free.
Kids Brunch & Festival @ Garden City
What?As mentioned above, kids get 50% off the brunch. But right across from Culina, lies a world of festive fun for kids. Garden City is primed for all manner of festivity, with everything from egg hunts and clown shows, to drumming circles and a Picasso art competition await. Oh to be young again.
When? Monday 17th, 1PM-5PM
How Much? See Easter Brunch prices – except for the adults. They’re not allowed. Sorry guys.
Surf & Turf @ Pool & Patio
What? Feeling a bit jealous that you didn’t get to hit the road and head for a beach? Well, don’t. The Nile Ritz-Carlton’s Surf & Turf offer will satisfy your cravings. Forget sun, sea and sand – how does an all-you-can-eat BBQ of meat and seafood alongside a whole load of salads side, dishes and desserts, AND a cabana for the family sound? Yeah, exactly.
When? Monday 17th, 11AM-6PM
How Much?Family pool package (Cabana + All you can eat / family of four) – 2500LE ++
Day use package ( Pool day use + All you can eat / per person) – 895LE++
Kids Carnival @ The Pool
What? So, while you and the wifey enjoy some much needed time together by the pool, munching on some BBQ and listening to music, there are more special activities for the kids, including egg hunts, an Easter piñata, egg painting, arts and crafts, cartoon screenings and a special visit from the Easter Bunny, who’ll have some special gifts in tow.
SPECIAL EXTRA: The World’s Oldest Sandwich
This one’s a little peculiar, but it’s also quite brilliant. Let’s start at the beginning. The humble sandwich is a timeless and delicious food. There’s something about putting something in between two pieces of bread and eating that just can’t be matched. There aren’t too many foods that have, not just passed, but transcended the test of time. In fact, many trace it back to Egypt some 3,000 years ago.
In celebration of that, Sweet Boutique and Culina’s Easter Brunch are offering a special Pharaonic sandwich celebrating Egypt’s rich culinary history. What exactly is in this sandwich remains to be seen – hard as we tried, the guys at The Nile Ritz-Carlton just wouldn’t us.
To ask them yourself and make reservations, call 02-2577-8899 (ext: 2002).