Michael Crosby - United Arab Emirates - Feb 11, 2012 Location and ski in ski out facility. Excellent breakfasts with attentive staff although there were some language difficulty at times as some of the staff did not speak English or French.
Comfortable and inviting lobby.,
Nestled in the heart of the snow-covered peaks and a beautifully landscaped garden, only 53 km away from the capital city Beirut, Mzaar InterContinental resort and Spa radiates a warm village feel.
Mzaar InterContinental is located on the top of Mount Lebanon at an altitude of 2,000 meters. Proud of being the only 5-star ski resort in the Middle East and Africa, Mzaar InterContinental makes your dreams come true combining recreation and relaxation to offer you optimum harmony and comfort. The hotel allows you to access 80 km of skiing trails. It is clearly for ski-lovers! The hotel's ceiling is even adorned with white clouds and a sky blue color to make you feel you are looking at the sky, as if the ceiling of the hotel is transparent and you are one with the snowy surroundings.
Number of floors: 6
- Number of rooms or units: 131
As seen from the Refuge slopes
View from the balcony
Intercontinental Mzaar lobby
Standard Plus Double room
Standard Double room
Deluxe Double room
Kobe restaurant Mzaar
Thermes du Mzaar spa
Front View in summer
RESTAURANTS AND BARS
InterContinental Mzaar is well known for its cuisine. It offers a wide array of tastes for guests to enjoy depending on their different moods and cravings, all to make your meal a relaxing and enjoyable one. Restaurants and bars at the Mzaar InterContinental are designed with wood logs, amazing lighting, and elegant fireplaces. The restaurants are as follows:
Les Airelles located on the 2nd floor and open daily for breakfast
Le Refuge is an indoor and outdoor restaurant located on the 2nd floor. Serves the 3 meals of the day. It specializes in Fondues, Raclettes, and other mountain specialties
Kobe serves Japanese cuisine and is known for its timeless art of Sushi. Opens daily from 12pm till 12am
Al Hor tent is your choice if you're looking for a more natural ambiance. It is located outside the hotel and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You can enjoy international dishes and mountain agro-tourism.
Le Bar opens 24/7 and can fit 100 people. It offers exquisite drinks, and hot and cold coffee.
Mzaar Inter-Continental hotel Faraya also provides you with a set of indoor and outdoor leisure activities to complement your stay. There is a wide list to choose from. If you are an indoor activity fan, then you can spend some time at the heated pool, play squash, billiard, table tennis, bowling, shop, or watch a movie at the cinema in the hotel. Your kids could even spend their time at the kids’ fun center specially designed for them with all means of safety taken into consideration. Still indoor, you can head to the fitness center that is equipped with international standard machines.
At the end you can refresh, relax, and revive your senses at Les Thermes du MzaarSPA enjoying Balneotherapy, pressotheraphy, massages, sauna, or even a dip in the Jacuzzi all under the supervision and help of professionals at your service.
Moving outdoors and looking for adventure, take part in biking, mountain climbing, hiking, rappel, clay shooting, snowmobile, ATV riding, and rafting.
All in all Mzaar InterContinental hotel Faraya is the perfect place for an unforgettable vacation, a place where your dreams come true.
MEETING AND CONFERENCING
At the InterContinental Mzaar you can hold your conferences, meetings, and events in one of the seven fully equipped banquet rooms.
The conference rooms are equipped with audio visual equipment and internet. You can use the secretarial services in the business center, in addition to the mobile phone rental, copying, and high speed internet access.
Name of room
Sidon & Tripoli
Check-in time: 15h00 Check-out time: 12h00
Late check-out given upon availability. IMPORTANT NOTE: - Minimum length of stay (MLS) 3 nights on Christmas Dec 21 till Dec 27 - MLS 5 nights on New Year Dec 27 till Jan 3 - MLS 3 nights on Saint Maroun Feb 6 till Feb 12 - MLS 4 nights on Green Monday - MLS 2 nights on weekends (Friday and Saturday nights).
- 24-hour front desk
- Automatic teller machine (ATM)
- Babysitting / childcare
- Barber / beauty salon
- Business center
- Coffee shop or cafe
- Computer rental
- Concierge services
- Credit cards accepted
- Doctor / nurse on call
- Elevator / lift
- Fireplace in lobby
- Foreign currency exchange
- Internet access (free)
- Laundry / ironing / dry cleaning
- Multilingual staff
- Parking (surcharge)
- Parking (valet)
- Restaurant(s) and bar(s)
- Safe at reception
- Security guard
- Wheelchair accessible
- Childrens playground
- Fitness club / gym
- Sauna / steam room
- Ski in
- Ski out
- Swimming pool (indoors)
Mzaar InterContinental Resort's 131 rooms and suites all have a panoramic view of amazing mountains and astonishing scenery from their balconies.
Each room and suite is unique in its style and design. They are furnished with glamorous decor, and luxury that is to be admired. The rooms are equipped with modern amenities and the suites are furnished with extra special facilities for the extra demanding guests.
There are 8 different suites to choose from: - Studio Suite - Junior Suite - Diplomatic Suite - Loft Suite - Ambassador Suite - Duplex Suite - Presidential Suite - Royal Suite
Hotel scrore in different areas
Staff 7.5 / 10
Service 7.6 / 10
Cleanliness 8 / 10
Comfort 7.5 / 10
Value for money 6.7 / 10
Location 9.1 / 10
GPS coordinates in decimal degrees: Latitude 33.99188 - Longitude: 35.83762