Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced two new hotels in Saudi Arabia – Park Inn by Radisson Riyadh Olaya and The Radisson Blu Resort Jizan. Both properties are joint projects between Carlson Rezidor as the operator and Saudi Arabian Al Hokair Group as the owner. The existing hotel in Riyadh will undergo a renovation programme.
The 168-room Park Inn by Radisson Riyadh Olaya will open in Q1 2014 while the 160-room Radisson Blu Resort Jizan will welcome guests in Q1 2015.
“We are delighted to further strengthen our steadily growing portfolio in the Middle East together with such an experienced partner like Al Hokair,” said Wolfgang M Neumann, president & CEO of Rezidor.
The rooms will offer signature services such as free internet, an all-day dining restaurant, a lobby cafe, almost 3,000 square metres of meeting and event facilities including two ballrooms, as well as wellness facilities with an outdoor pool.