RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE. – March 2019 – Hilton hotels located in the scenic Al Hamra, Ras Al Khaimah will celebrate Earth Hour on Saturday 30th March in association with Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research. Aligning with Hilton’s global commitment to responsible travel and tourism through the brands Corporate Responsibility (CR) strategy, Travel with Purpose, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah and Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort commit to reducing their environmental footprint by half and doubling their investment in social impact, by 2030.
Guests from Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort as well as Al Hamra Residence and Village are invited to observe Earth Hour. The event will be held at Al Jazeera Al Hamra Heritage Village, home to an enchanting old fortress and one of the oldest and best-preserved coastal villages in the UAE at 8pm on Saturday 30th March.
Guests will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in an authentic cultural experience and as the lights switch off witness the traditions and customs of UAE through traditional folk dances and vibrant cultural performances including a captivating Sea Dancer Performance. Culinary delights combining fresh organic ingredients supplied by the green house farm, The Farm House, will be served to all participants.
Date: Saturday, 30th March, 2019
Time: 20:00 – 21:30
Available to: All hotel guests from Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort, Al Hamra Residence and Village
For further information about Earth Hour, Reconnect with Past, please contact [email protected].
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Hilton Honors is the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,200 properties with more than 856,000 rooms, in 105 countries and territories. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. With more than 71 million members, Hilton Honors offers hundreds of ways to earn and redeem Points. Members can redeem their Points for free nights, premium merchandise, items on Amazon Shop with Points; make charitable contributions; or gain access to unique events through the Hilton Honors auction platform (hiltonhonors.com/auctions), such as exclusive artist experiences and hotel concert events with Live Nation®, and race experiences with the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team. The program is free to join, and travelers may enroll online by visiting www.hiltonhonors.com. Connect with Hilton Honors at news.hiltonhonors.com.