Hilton Grows Footprint in Middle East with Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences
New hotel features the largest ballroom in the Middle East, panoramic views and contemporary guest rooms
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia and MCLEAN, Va. - The city of Riyadh today welcomes a stunning addition to Hilton’s growing portfolio in Saudi Arabia. The grand two-tower Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences, a 645-guest room and 221-apartment property, boasts a glass façade, art deco interiors and a prime location, providing business and leisure travelers alike with a world-class hospitality experience.
Located in the heart of Riyadh, the stylish hotel features panoramic views of the city and is linked to the Riyadh Metro Station, allowing guests direct access to the hotel from the airport. The property is also connected to the Granada Shopping Mall, which has more than 120 upscale shops.
Ideal for weddings and large events, the hotel boasts the Middle East’s largest ballroom which is 91.4 x 42 x 9 metres. This sprawling, brightly lit space can host more than 4,000 guests. The hotel is also the perfect destination for hosting business meetings with 13 flexible meeting rooms complete with large panoramic windows and break-out spaces.
Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences offers spacious, modern guest-rooms – including 98 suites and two luxurious Royal Suites. Each room has modern maple wood furnishings, an ergonomic desk chair, a comfortable ‘Hilton Serenity Bed’ and high-speed Wi-Fi. Guests staying in executive rooms have access to the exclusive Executive Lounge, which includes private meeting spaces, panoramic city views and complimentary drinks and snacks. For guests looking to unwind, there are separate male and female health clubs, each featuring Hilton’s signature eforea spa, a pool and a 24-hour modern fitness centre.
The hotel provides a range of exciting dining options, including an Asian restaurant, Lotus, which features a private dining room and an open-air terrace. Diners can also taste authentic Turkish cuisine at Anar, savour a range of international dishes at Teatro, an all-day dining venue, or visit Ambar for coffee, drinks and snacks.
“We are pleased to have opened Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences, which is poised to become a destination in its own right in the city,” said Andre Herrenschmidt, general manager, Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences. “With event space perfect for meetings and gatherings of all sizes, modern guest rooms and a range of excellent dining options, the hotel is set to offer international and domestic guests unmatched experiences and hospitality.”
The Residences, which are in the tower adjacent to the hotel, include 221 apartments ranging from studios to three-bedroom apartments. The Residences have a dedicated entrance, lobby and reception area. In addition, those staying at the Residences have access to a variety of the hotel’s facilities including daily housekeeping, meeting rooms and the eforea spa.
Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 16 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. These include a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, a members-only discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in and choose their rooms.
Hilton Riyadh Hotel & Residences is located at 6623 Al Shohadaa – Eastern Ring Road, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, 13241-2892. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit Hilton.com or call +966-11-234-6666.
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