‘Rome for Expo’ at Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto


‘Rome for Expo’ at Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto

Rome, 18 February 2015: Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome has unveiled a special ‘Rome for Expo’ package in preparation for Expo Milano 2015, which starts in May 2015.

The luxury property, located in Rome’s exclusive Via Veneto, is encouraging visitors to take advantage of their time in Italy and make the short trip from Milan to historic Rome. The journey takes 75 minutes by plane or just over three hours by high-speed train.

The ‘Rome for Expo’ package features a VIP welcome with Italian delicacies upon arrival, romantic dinner for two at the hotel’s Sky Bar and Grill overlooking the city, complimentary access to the AQVA CITY SPA and the chance to explore the nearby Villa Borghese Gardens by bicycle.

Taking inspiration from the core themes of Expo Milano 2015, the chef at Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto has specially created a seasonal ‘Energy for Life’ menu for the Sky Bar and Grill. The menu encompasses hearty Roman dishes made from fresh pasta, locally-sourced vegetables and fine-quality cheeses. Guests can enjoy a delicious and relaxing dining experience, from the cozy rooftop terrace with spectacular views of Rome.

Various exhibition spaces across Rome will host their own activities in conjunction with the global showcase. Located in the heart of the city, Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto is just a stone’s throw from must-see historic spots such as the Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps, and perfectly positioned to explore the Expo 2015 exhibitions. This stunning hotel is housed in two renovated and restored 19th century villas, beautifully combined to create a modern masterpiece; containing 1920s inspired handmade furniture and an extensive private art collection featuring works by Picasso, Mirò and Dalì.


Notes to Editors:

Rome can be reached from Milan in less than three hours using the Italo or Frecciarossa trains. Available between 1 May – 31 October 2015, the ‘Rome for Expo’ experience is priced from €330 for a Deluxe room.

For bookings and enquiries, please contact jvvreservations@jumeirah.com or +39 06 487881. 

Rome for Expo includes:

  • Grand Buffet breakfast
  • Complimentary access to AQVA City SPA 
  • Complimentary two hours bike rental at Villa Borghese Gardens
  • Complimentary VIP amenities with Italian delicatessen upon arrival
  • Complimentary dinner for two at the Sky Bar & Grill with an exclusive “Energy for Life” menu

About Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto:

Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto is a work of art in itself. A union of two 19th Century historical buildings, the hotel has skillfully combined these former properties to create a modern masterpiece that pays homage to its historic past. Inspired by Ruhlmann (the father of 1920s Art Deco), the hotel contains handmade furniture of exquisite quality, as well as its own impressive art collection of celebrated artists, from Picasso to Mirò, Nespolo to de Chirico, adorning the walls. Situated in the heart of the city, below the Villa Borghese gardens, guests to the hotel are perfectly placed to explore the wonders of Rome.

About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VENU; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com 

For further information please contact:
Daisy Christie
The Communication Group
19 Buckingham Gate, London
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7630 1411
Email: dchristie@thecommunicationgroup.co.uk 


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