Radisson Makkah Aziziyah opens in Saudi Arabia
The hotel consists of 355 modern rooms and suites, most of which overlook the holy city
Park Inn by Radisson has opened its second hotel in Makkah, located in Aziziyah. The group’s fast-growing Saudi Arabian portfolio now consists of 43 hotels and more than 9,400 rooms in operation and under development.
Tim Cordon, area senior vice president, Middle East & Africa, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “We are delighted to open our second Park Inn by Radisson in the holy city of Makkah.
“The kingdom’s drive towards economic diversification has seen it present an ambitious vision to create a world-class tourism destination.
“As one of the fastest growing hotel companies in Saudi Arabia, we are committed to supporting this growth across all market segments.
“The new Park Inn by Radisson hotel will support the increase in pilgrim travellers seeking affordable accommodation and a hassle-free experience. The growth of religious tourism to the Kingdom and the Holy City of Makkah for local and international travellers continues to increase year on year, and we are well placed to provide all the essentials.”
Park Inn by Radisson Makkah Aziziyah is located six kilometres from Al Masjid Al Haram, the biggest mosque in the world and the holiest site in Islam.
The hotel is also close to the holy sites of Arafat, Mina and Muzdalifah – as well as Jabal Thawr and Jabal Nur. The hotel consists of 355 modern rooms and suites, most of which overlook the holy city.