Radisson Hospitality Plans to Open Two New Hotels in Saudi Arabia

Date: October 2018

Location: Qurayat, located in the northwest of Saudi Arabia, near the border with Jordan and Riyadh Al Qurtuba, which will be part of the Al Jadah district in the capital currently under development.

Names:  The Radisson Hotel, Qurayat, and the Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh Al Qurtuba – both opening 2020.

Radisson Blu Riyadh Al Qurtuba

No. of Keys: 137 and 103 rooms with 16 villas.

Developer: Local partner…?

Elie Younes, Executive Vice President & Chief Development Officer, Radisson Hotel Group, said: “We’re delighted to continue to grow our presence in Saudi Arabia and demonstrate our commitment towards the tourism sector in the Kingdom. Saudi Arabia remains a key market for the Group and we continue to execute our strategy, developing quality hotels not only in the commercial hubs of Riyadh and Jeddah and the Holy City of Makkah, but also in second-tier cities where we’re supporting the needs of business and leisure travellers.

THPT Comment: The signings take the group’s portfolio in Saudi Arabia to 41 hotels and more than 10,000 rooms in operation and under development.

First Seen: Hospitality-on.com