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Discover the Magic of 1001 Nights: Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley Unveils Summer Activation Beginning May 27

   
May 7, 2024,
Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, U.S.A.

Four Seasons Silicon Valley presents 1001 Nights, a one-of-a-kind experience in Silicon Valley. From May 27 to September 15, 2024, guests are invited to embark on an enchanting journey at Quattro Terrace, where the allure of 1001 Nights comes to life amid vibrant decor and sumptuous culinary delights under the California sky.

Unprecedented Experience

Breaking new ground in luxury hospitality, Four Seasons Silicon Valley introduces the 1001 Nights summer activation, marking the first time a Bay Area hotel offers such an immersive experience in recent times. Quattro Terrace undergoes a breathtaking transformation, courtesy of Chicago-based Kehoe Designs, renowned for their innovative event designs. Drawing inspiration from authentic Middle Eastern bazaars, the terrace will feature vibrant colours, intricate patterns, and ornate furnishings reminiscent of an Arabian nights' spectacle.

A Feast for the Senses

Under the skilled direction of the talented hotel team, guests will indulge in a culinary journey like no other, featuring a fusion of traditional Middle Eastern flavours and contemporary twists. Highlights include Hummus, Muhammara, Tabboule, Halloumi skillet, Falafel, Chicken Shawarma, Cheese Borek and more. All dishes are served with freshly baked pita bread, each dish meticulously crafted to transport diners to the bustling streets of the Middle East.

Innovative Cocktails

Complementing the culinary offerings are signature cocktails curated by the Hotel’s expert bartender. Sip on delights such as the Habibi-tini, Beirut-Mule, and Byblos-cooler, each concoction transporting guests to faraway lands with every sip.

Immersive Decor Elements

Step into the enchanting world of 1001 Nights as Quattro Terrace is adorned with captivating decor elements inspired by a traditional Middle Eastern bazar. Guests will marvel at the intricate mosaic patterns, colourful lanterns casting a warm glow, and richly textured fabrics adorning lounge areas. Ornate brass trays, exotic spices, and lush greenery evoke the vibrant atmosphere of a bustling souk, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the magic of the evening.

Unforgettable Moments

Guests may join for lunch from Monday to Friday, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, to enjoy an à la carte menu featuring a selection of appetizers, savoury entrees, and decadent desserts. In the evenings, dinner is served from Monday to Sunday, 5:00 to 9:30 pm, with à la carte options available indoors and set menus offered outside on Quattro Terrace.

Semi-Private Dining

Re-designed by Kehoe Designs to reflect 1001 Nights, Quattro terrace exudes charm and comfort dining set amid a backdrop of tables and lounge sofas. For those seeking privacy, the option to rent one of the four tents adds an extra layer of intimacy to the experience at USD 150 per tent. As the evening unfolds, ambient lighting casts a mesmerizing glow, perfectly complementing the themed atmosphere.

Entertainment

More than just offering exquisite food and captivating ambiance, 1001 Nights is dedicated to bringing authentic Middle Eastern entertainment that enhances the dining experience. Here's a glimpse into the entertainment schedule:

  • Henna Artist: Enjoy intricate henna designs daily from 5:00 to 8:00 pm (except July 4). Henna is a traditional form of temporary body art originating from the Middle East and South Asia, where intricate designs are drawn on the skin using a paste made from the leaves of the henna plant. These designs, which can range from simple patterns to elaborate motifs, are often applied during celebrations and special occasions as a symbol of beauty, luck, and joy.
  • Belly Dance Show: Be mesmerized by captivating performances every Saturday at 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 pm (fifteen minutes each show). Belly dancing, originating from the Middle East, is a mesmerizing dance form characterized by fluid movements of the torso and hips, often accompanied by vibrant music and elaborate costumes, providing guests at 1001 Nights with an enchanting and culturally immersive entertainment experience.
  • Live Music Nights: Immerse in soulful Middle Eastern tunes every Thursday and Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.

General Manager of Four Seasons Silicon Valley Adora Manalo expresses excitement saying, “Introducing the 1001 Nights marks a milestone for luxury hospitality in Silicon Valley. Our commitment to innovation and exceeding guest expectations shines through as we invite guests to immerse themselves in the enchanting Middle Eastern nights ambiance recreated on Quattro Terrace. This unique experience promises unforgettable moments and the finest in culinary delights.”

About 1001 Nights

1001 Nights, also known as Arabian Nights, is a collection of Middle Eastern folk tales compiled during the Islamic Golden Age. The stories revolve around Scheherazade, who cleverly tells stories to King Shahryar to prevent him from executing her each night. These stories include famous tales such as Aladdin's Wonderful Lamp, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, and Sinbad the Sailor, among others. Through its rich storytelling and diverse characters, 1001 Nights has become a seminal work of world literature, captivating readers with its magic, adventure, and wisdom.

Reservations for the 1001 Nights summer activation are now open. To book a table: