IHG opens first voco Hotel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Property features 438 rooms and suites
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has officially opened voco Riyadh, the first voco hotel in Saudi Arabia’s capital city, in partnership with KSA-based developer Wasata Al Wosta Real Estate Co.
The five-star flagship property underwent major redesigning and rebranding to launch under the voco brand and now features a range of upscale signature voco hallmarks: warm and bright inviting interiors, modern artworks representing the voco character and personality.
The property features 438 rooms and suites, each equipped with HD LED TVs and high-speed WiFi. The hotel also comprises a bridal suite and connecting family rooms are available on request.
A range of dining options offering regional and international cuisines will be served at the property’s restaurants which include Indian, Italian, Lebanese, as well as an international all-day dining restaurant to cater to guests, in addition to the Cabana Pool Bar and Rotunda Lounge.
Business travellers can access 22 meeting rooms at the hotel. The hotel also features a large ballroom which can accommodate more than 1,200 delegates.
The guests will also benefit from InterContinental Hotels Group Rewards Club programme – the first and largest guest loyalty program in the hotel industry, offering sought-after benefits.
Speaking about the property, Pascal Gauvin, Managing Director, India, Middle East & Africa, InterContinental Hotels Group said: “We are delighted to open the first voco hotel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which is an important and growing market for us. We have committed ourselves to strengthening our presence in the country through our portfolio of popular global brands and by working in partnership with Wasata Al Wosta Real Estate Co. we are delighted to be continuing to bring true hospitality to our guests.
“This agreement is particularly exciting as this will be the first voco hotel in Riyadh and the Kingdom, and will also help to accelerate the growth of KSA’s hospitality industry by offering guests a new, unique, hospitality experience,” he added.