See and be seen at Cipriani Yas Island
Entrepreneur Giuseppe Cipriani dazzles Abu Dhabi with the opening of his first venture in the Middle East
Abu-Dhabi, UAE; Cipriani, a name synonymous with the best in service, quality and a 79 year pedigree in the hospitality business stretching over two continents, opened its first ‘lifestyle concept’ development in Abu Dhabi earlier last week. Giuseppe Cipriani, famous for being ‘The ultimate provider of the social experience-the good life’, proved his global following with celebrities and royalty turning out in force to celebrate the opening of Cipriani Yas Island. Among those seen during the Cipriani events were His Majesty the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Majesty the King Juan Carlos of Spain, HSH Prince Albert of Monaco, Sir Richard Branson, Bernie Ecclestone, Massimo Ferragamo. From the music scene other stars such as Prince, Linkin Park and Fabolous indulged at Cipriani’s signature restaurant. On Saturday night earlier last week, guests rejoiced in an electrifying performance by world renowned DJ Erick Morillo at Allure by Cipriani.
“I hope people had a great time and will want to come back for many more happy experiences” said Giuseppe Cipriani. The ultimate in both timeless elegance and discretion, Cipriani Yas Island will be patronized by a very eclectic crowd who will enjoy all the attention they deserve and all the privacy they demand.
The weekend was a huge success with a glamorous ambience throughout the chic, ultra modern and elegant development. The design and style of Cipriani is a fantastic mix of Italian authenticity and cosmopolitan flair. Set within beautiful surroundings and with the lavish backdrop of Yas Marina, Cipriani brings an entirely new flavor to the Abu Dhabi society scene.
“There is no doubt that Cipriani will set a new benchmark for hospitality in the region” explained Murtaza Akbar, President of Cipriani MENA and Asia.
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In 1931, Giuseppe Cipriani opened Harry's Bar on the first floor of an abandoned rope warehouse in Venice. In the 80 years since, Cipriani has grown into a global hospitality brand, with properties, including restaurants, event spaces, luxury residential and hotels in New York, Los Angeles, London, Venice, Hong Kong, Istanbul, and Porto Cervo Sardinia. In New York, Cipriani operates first-class catering facilities at Cipriani 42nd Street, the former headquarters of the Bowery Savings Bank (both a New York City landmark and a national landmark), and at Cipriani Wall Street, located in a beautiful land marked building at 55 Wall Street that previously served as the Merchant's Exchange and the New York Customs House. Cipriani Dolci, one of Cipriani's fine dining establishments, is located within Grand Central Terminal, a national and New York City historic landmark. In 1988 Arrigo Cipriani created Cipriani Industria a company that distributes top quality food products all over the world.