Posts made in May, 2014

MARCUS SAMUELSSON OPENS POP-UP RESTAURANT AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS IN BERMUDA

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Starting June 3, acclaimed chef to bring a fresh perspective in food to Bermuda’s Pink Palace On June 3, 2014, acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson will open a two month pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess hotel.  The pop-up is a preview of the new signature restaurant, set to open at the hotel in May of 2015.  Chef Samuelsson has crafted a vibrant menu that celebrates Bermudian culture and history, and will be executed by chef de cuisine Leo Marino from Samuelsson’s acclaimed Red Rooster Harlem...

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EFF-TECH FORMS NEW ALLIANCE WITH VIPOND

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

EFF-TECH FORMS NEW ALLIANCE WITH VIPOND

Eff-Tech today announces it has formed an alliance with leading international fire prevention and life safety provider, Vipond Inc. Vipond – a Canadian company – has been operating in Bermuda since 1985 and was started in Canada in 1945. Vipond Inc specialises in the design, supply, fabrication and complete turnkey installations of all types of fire protection systems for every application. Vipond has a certified senior technician in Bermuda to carry out installations, testing and inspections of life safety fire protection systems all in accordance with the latest NFPA Standards. Vipond...

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ELBOW BEACH HONOURS TAXI DRIVERS

Posted by on May 23, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ELBOW BEACH HONOURS TAXI DRIVERS

Elbow Beach this week honoured taxi drivers who play an important role in Bermuda’s tourism and hospitality business. Just under 100 drivers attended a Taxi Appreciation Event at the hotel on Tuesday and were treated to a continental breakfast in the hotel’s car park. All drivers were entered into a draw for a weekend stay at the hotel with 10 drivers winning prizes.   Ed Burns, Owner’s Representative, Elbow Beach Bermuda, says: “It was a pleasure to meet all the taxi drivers on Tuesday. They are our extended sales partners and we really appreciate everything they do for us. It...

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1609 BAR & RESTAURANT OPENS AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS

Posted by on May 22, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

1609 BAR & RESTAURANT OPENS AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS

On May 24, The Fairmont Hamilton Princess debuts a new harbour-side bar and grill located on the hotel’s state-of-the-art marina – 1609 Bar & Restaurant. Named to commemorate the year the survivors of the Sea Venture wreck became Bermuda’s first settlers, 1609 is situated in one of Bermuda’s most breathtaking locations and features uninterrupted Harbour views from every vantage point. As a result of the opening of the new restaurant, 25 new jobs have been created. The 2,500 square foot open air space is designed to offer a casual and social atmosphere featuring a menu that ranges...

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BERMUDA GARDEN AT CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW WINS BRONZE

Posted by on May 21, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA GARDEN AT CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW WINS BRONZE

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess today announces that the “Bermuda Double Fantasy Garden,” has won a bronze medal in the Chelsea Flower Show.   Award-winning floral artist and architect, Nicky Gurret, created a garden to reflect the best that Bermuda has to offer, from the island’s verdant landscapes to the unique pink sand beaches. The display also plays homage to The Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel, which will celebrate its 130th anniversary next year, and Princess Louise, after whom the hotel was named as she often visited the island on winter retreats and called Bermuda a...

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