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Two New Radisson Blu Hotels Open in Saudi Arabia

Aug 27, 2017

Radisson Blu, the iconic hotel brand driven by innovation and design, proudly announces the opening of two new hotels in Saudi Arabia: Buraidah and Jeddah.

“We are pleased to continue our growth momentum in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with two new hotel openings in the upper-upscale segment. We are set to open ten hotels in the Kingdom this year alone,” said Mark Willis, Area Senior Vice President, Middle East, Turkey and Africa, The Rezidor Hotel Group. “We are honored to continue building on our strong relationship with our owners and add a new dimension of world-class hospitality to the Saudi Arabian travel and tourism industry. WTTC forecasts a 9.8% increase in 2017 in investments related to travel and tourism in Saudi Arabia”, and Carlson Rezidor is privileged to be playing a leading role in the hospitality sector.’

Radisson Blu Hotel, Buraidah

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Buraidah brings the brand’s iconic first-class hospitality to Buraidah, an important production center for date,cereal and citrus industries.

The hotel is easily accessible from the Northern Ring Road and overlooks the city center, which is a mere 5km away. It enjoys a prime location near to Al Qassim industrial city and 25km from the regional Prince Naif International Airport, which offers flights to both domestic and international destinations. Guests can also enjoy shopping at Al Nakheel Plaza, a short distance from the hotel, while the Saudi capital of Riyadh is just a few hours’ drive away.

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Buraidah has 110 spacious guest rooms and 12 stylish villas. The guest rooms provide comfortable and spacious accommodation while the villas are ideal for families visiting Buraidah or long-stay business travelers.

Radisson Blu Hotel, Buraidah has five meeting rooms and a flexible 270sqm meeting space.

Guests will enjoy Radisson Blu’s signature Larder restaurant which serves also serves Super Breakfast and delicious options for lunch and dinner, together with the Oasis terrace and the Al Moed café.

The hotel offers extensive spa and fitness facilities including a male spa with dedicated sauna and steam bath services and a well-equipped gym and indoor swimming pool. 

Tahar Chakray, General Manager of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Buraidah, said: “We are proud to open the doors of the very first upper-upscale, internationally branded hotel in Buraidah. We look forward to showcasing the best of our Yes I Can! service spirit and award-winning hospitality standards to guests of Buraidah.”


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