The Great Ocular
The heart of Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence lies within its great ocular
Ever since the grand opening in 2000 of
The ocular, a glass window also generically referred to as a “rose window” or a “wheel window” is a popular component of Gothic architecture, though early forms date back to Roman times. The ocular at
Not only unique as a whole, but each pattern within is truly distinctive and beautiful, leaving viewers with a sense of appreciation to the fine detailing. A design that can similarly be seen in holy sites such as St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City or Basilica of St. Denis in Paris.
Whether for breakfast, afternoon tea, Friday brunches or light lunches, the ocular sets a lovely tone to the Tea Lounge, a luxurious setting where guests often take pictures to remember their visit.
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence