Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Resort invites guests from around the world to experience an unforgettable festive season with a holiday program inspired by “White Christmas.” Offering an abundance of culinary and spa focused experiences and amenities, as well as grand holiday events, guests of all ages are primed for an exciting and indulgent holiday season in the heart of the Eternal City.
From festive holiday-themed desserts and lavish Christmas and New Year’s feasts to a Roman Christmas Market, below is what Rome Cavalieri has in store for the season:
Roman Christmas Market
Starting in November, inside the Rome Cavalieri, guests will be able to experience the hotel’s very own Christmas Market. Guests can enjoy an authentic Roman shopping experience by exploring a selection of gastronomic delicacies, and specialties made by local artisans. The Christmas market is the perfect place to purchase something unique for loved ones back home.
Christmas Eve & Day
Guests will delight in a special Christmas Eve dinner at La Pergola, the first and only three-Michelin-starred restaurant in Rome, where renowned Chef Heinz Beck will present a multi-course seafood feast accompanied by live music featuring signature dishes including scallop carpaccio and fillet of sea bass with fennel and tangerine. Priced at €490 per person, the meal will be accompanied by a fine selection of prestigious wines from the award-winning La Pergola wine cellar. L’Uliveto Team, led by Executive Chef Fabio Boschero, will also serve a seafood-focused Christmas Eve dinner, accompanied by live music and priced at €98 per person, featuring dishes such as thin tagliatelle with squids, sea-urchins pulp and celery from Verona and paired with wine selected by the Rome Cavalieri Sommelier. Dessert, created by Executive Pastry Chef Dario Nuti, consists of nougat and raspberry log inspired by the “White Christmas” theme.
Also on Christmas Eve, guests can enjoy a selection of oysters and raw bar at Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace, accompanied by Moët and Chandon (€250 per person).
The celebrations continue Christmas Day with an Italian Christmas Brunch at L’Uliveto, featuring traditional and regional culinary specialties and live music (€170 per adult, €75 per child). Little ones will also be delighted at the arrival of Santa Claus on his sleigh bearing gifts for all. A Christmas-themed golden chocolate caviar with rum tasting will also be served at Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace (€60 per person), while Chef Heinz Beck will present another lavish Christmas meal that evening accompanied with live piano music (€490 per person).
New Year’s Eve & Day
Several experiences will be offered for guests to ring in the New Year with Rome Cavalieri, including a special gala dinner at La Pergola. Accompanying a multi-course feast by Chef Beck, featuring dishes such as scallop carpaccio on pumpkin foam with amaretti, toasted seeds and white truffle from Alba, will be prestigious wines, music and fireworks (€1,300 per person). Alternatively, guests can opt to celebrate with a New Year’s Eve dinner at Le Belle Arti and enjoy a meal, signed by Chef Boschero and Team, accompanied with fine wines and Champagne to ring in the New Year (€380 per person). A Lounge Party will also be held at Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace, offering Veuve Clicquot served with salted delicacies (€210 per person) or Dom Perignon served with sea-raw selection, oysters and 10 gr. Caviar (€600 per person) and live music until dawn. Finally, New Year’s Eve with a view can be experienced at Terrazza Degli Aranci with Champagne, grand desserts, music, fireworks and more (€190 per person). Entertainment, games and music are offered to children all night long as well (€90 per person). To continue the celebration, Rome Cavalieri will serve a special New Year’s Day brunch in the Garden Lobby curated by Chef Boschero and Team (€150 per adult, €65 per child).
Cavalieri Grand Spa Club
Rome Cavalieri invites guests to indulge in an array of luxurious spa treatments over the holiday season. A haven for rejuvenation and beauty, the Cavalieri Grand Spa Club presents seasonal experiences including the Ultimate Rejuvenating Night Elixir Platinum Facial combining a Cellular Nigh Elixir with Cellular Cream and Eye Cream Platinum Rare by La Prairie to serve as magic to rejuvenate the skin (€360 per person/130 min). The Caviar Massage is La Prairie’s most luxurious and signature caviar massage enhanced with the benefits of Skin Caviar to lift and firm the skin, perfect for the festive season ahead. The Cavalieri Grand Spa Club also invites guests to experience the signature treatments of Aromatherapy Associates, which utilize the properties of essential oils to promote physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. Using Aromatherapy Associates’ 30-plus years of expertise, Rome Cavalieri incorporates their range of treatments for both men and women into the spa experience.
Travelers can also take advantage of Rome Cavalieri’s new Luxury Experiences – the ‘Made in Italy by You’ experience, where guests can attend a sandal making workshop in the heart of Rome led by Le Mastro, and the ‘La Dolce Vita’ experience, where guests can be chauffeured around Rome in a stylish Italian classic car. Both experiences are bookable via www.explore.hilton.com/luxury.
To make a reservation or for more information about the holiday offerings at Rome Cavalieri, please visit www.romecavalieri.com.