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Experience: Beirut

A summer in Beirut is a summer well spent! One of the world’s oldest cities, Beirut has long been known for its historical sightseeing, world-class shopping and fantastic nightlife. Le Gray, Beirut is the perfect base from where travellers can enjoy a memorable summer in this historic city.

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With the city’s nonstop nightlife, creative and modern arts shows, beautiful beaches and bars, Lebanon offers travellers a holiday packed with entertainment and activities. Travellers can explore historical monuments and touristic sights such as Martyrs’ Square, the Beirut National Museum, the Crypt Museum at the Saint George Orthodox Cathedral and many other notable churches, mosques and museums with the utmost convenience. A short distance from the luxury property, GCC travellers can also discover Lebanon’s thriving art and fashion scene at the Beirut Souks. Mar Mikhael with its hip cafes, restaurants and bakeries is also a short-drive from the hotel. For a more relaxed evening, guests can head to Zaituna Bay, Beirut’s glitzy seaside promenade for an evening walk overlooking Beirut’s marina.

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Beirut will be the host to a diverse selection of cultural and musical events all around its lively city throughout the months of August and September.

Beirut Art Week – Travellers visiting Beirut between 13 – 20 September can immerse themselves in Lebanon’s rich culture during the Beirut Art Week. The capital’s symbolic landmarks and luxury boutiques will feature twenty different interactive projects to highlight the city’s artistic and contemporary voice.

Souk El Tayeb – Join the residents of Beirut as they share food, traditions and hospitality in a way that has helped bring together communities. Souk el Tayeb promotes unity through a common respect for food, land, and agricultural traditions. Travellers can visit the Souk El Tayeb and support the city’s local farmers and produce every Saturday.

Live Weekends at Cherry on the Rooftop – One of the city’s favourite venues, Cherry on the Rooftop is now open for the summer season! Guests can enjoy signature drinks and live beats complete with breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea.

The property provides guests easy access to luxury dining, great entertainment and an award-winning spa. Travellers looking for a relaxing experience can unwind at PureGray Health Club & Spa. Its contemporary urban style, commitment to privacy and quality distinguishes it from other luxury spas in Beirut.

For more information on Le Gray, Beirut, please visit www.legray.com

Simon Balsom