Travel and Venue

Travel Info

The following information is intended only as a guide and may vary depending on the situation, and is subject to change. For more information, please visit the Lebanese General Directorate of General Security website. (

All foreigners must have a valid passport, valid for at least 6 months, and a Visa to enter Lebanon. Nationals of many countries can obtain Business or Tourist Visas upon arrival at the Beirut Airport, or at any other Lebanese border passage. These Visas are free for nationals of select countries. Where a fee is payable, Visa stamps can be purchased at a wicket across from passport control at the Beirut Airport. Fees may be paid in cash either in US dollars or Lebanese pounds. A 15-days Visa costs $17 US (LL 25,000).

Visas are granted at the airport to citizens of the following countries:   Click here 

Citizens of the Gulf Cooperation Council (Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and United Arab Emirates) can obtain a three-month Tourist Visa for free.

A one-month period valid Visa, renewable for up to three months, is granted at the airport to citizens of the following African countries arriving for the purpose of tourism: Nigeria, Ghana, and Ivory Coast.

Accommodation Info

Le Vendôme Hotel

Designed by Pierre-Yves Rochon, the hotel's 73 rooms and suites bask in natural light and offer views over the sea or Beirut skyline. Stretch out in the seating area or on the balcony before snuggling back into comfortable bedding.

From concierge to chauffeur, our professional and friendly staff attends to your needs with utmost discretion. Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, welcome drink, daily newspapers and fresh fruits. Along with complimentary snack and soft drinks from the mini bar and movies on demand.  


For further clarification, do not hesitate to contact:

Mrs. Nathalie Hani 
Front Office Manager
InterContinental Le Vendôme
Rafic El Hariri Street - Beirut

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Phone: 00961 1 369180  00961 1 369280 Ext: 5500