Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh North Ring Road, Saudi Arabia
BRUSSELS—The Rezidor Hotel Group, a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announced the Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh North Ring Road in Saudi Arabia. The property is scheduled to welcome the first guests in first quarter 2015. The hotel will be owned and developed by Mafaz International Development Company. READER COMMENTS
Saudi Arabia continues to be a priority market for Rezidor in the Middle East. The country’s strong economy, natural resources and domestic markets substantiate an aggressive market strategy.
“We are glad to further strengthen our presence in Saudi Arabia. This is already the second hotel we have signed in the Kingdom this year”, said Kurt Ritter, president and chief executive officer of Rezidor, in an announcement.
The new Radisson Blu hotel will be part of a mixed used development that also comprises offices, an internationally branded ladies spa, and high end retail space. The property features 252 rooms including 18 suites. It will have two restaurants and a lounge, 1,600 square meters of meeting space (including a 1,200 square-meter ballroom), a business center, and a fitness centre with outdoor swimming pool and juice bar.