THE FAIRMONT ROYAL YORK CELEBRATES
TYING THE WINDSOR KNOT
The Fairmont Royal York will be rolling out the red carpet to commemorate the marriage of Miss Catherine Middleton and His Royal Highness Prince William of Wales during the live television broadcast of their highly anticipated wedding at Westminster Abbey. To celebrate the unforgettable affair, The Library Bar and EPIC Lounge will be hosting celebration activities and two early morning British themed dining experiences during the televised broadcast at 5:00 a.m. on Friday, April 29, 2011.
Elegance, prestige and legendary hospitality have made The Fairmont Royal York the hotel of choice for some of the most celebrated and influential personalities of the 20th century. In particular, the hotel has been privileged to accommodate three successive generations of the British Royal Family – including Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, the Queen Mother, Prince Charles, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, Princess Margaret and King George VI.
The Royal Wedding at Westminster Abbey on April 29th will be a wedding of enormous proportions as the second in succession for the throne marries his long time sweetheart. The Fairmont Royal York celebrates the wedding of Catherine Middleton and Prince William of Wales by placing a red carpet in the Lobby, a mailbox for well wishes that will be sent to the newlywed couple and screens to watch the wedding in both Library Bar and EPIC Lounge. During the celebrations Royal lookalikes are anticipated and welcome at the hotel. All Royal Lookalikes will receive a commemorative gift.
Royal Tea, a time honoured tradition at Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York, will be served starting at 5 a.m. on April 29 during the live broadcast of Kate and William’s wedding on TV screens in the Library Bar. EPIC will also be broadcasting the wedding live while serving guests with a traditional English Breakfast. www.radioroyalyork.ca
The Fairmont Royal York’s Royal Wedding Tea in the Library Bar is $35, exclusive of taxes, per person and includes: a Fine Selection of Premium Fairmont Loose Leafs Teas, Seasonal Berry Cocktail, Traditional Finger Sandwiches (lobster, smoked salmon, cucumber, Manchego, brie), a selection of pastries (pastry swans, clafoutis, chocolate cakes, madelines) and house-baked Royal York cranberry scones with Devonshire cream and preserves.
The Fairmont Royal York’s Royal English Breakfast in EPIC is $21, exclusive of taxes, per person and includes:Two Eggs any Style, Bacon Rashers, Black Pudding, Baked Beans, Braised Mushrooms and Hash Brown Potatoes.
For more information or to make reservations for the Library Bar Tea call: 416-860-5004 or the English Breakfast in EPIC, please call 416-860-6949 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Afternoon Tea in the Library Bar is not only an alternative to a lunch, but also a perfect escape from downtown shopping or a delightful way to start or end an afternoon at the theatre with friends. Afternoon Tea is served on Saturdays and Sundays in the Library Bar, located next to the Imperial Foyer at The Fairmont Royal York. To reserve Afternoon Tea in advance, call 416-860-5004.
With over 60 distinctive hotels, including the iconic Fairmont San Francisco and Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai, and more in development, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a global hospitality brand known for its warm and engaging service and culturally rich experiences. Located in coveted worldwide destinations, its unrivalled collection of classic hotels imbue a sense of heritage, sophistication, and social importance, and are often considered destinations in and of themselves. Fairmont is also committed to responsible tourism and is an industry leader in sustainable hotel management with its award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with 95 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont and Raffles branded residences, estates and luxury private residence club properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit www.fairmont.com