The Ritz-Carlton, Diriyah set to open in 2026 and Bab Samhan Diriyah in 2024

The Ritz-Carlton, Diriyah set to open in 2026 and Bab Samhan Diriyah in 2024

The luxury hospitality landscape in KSA is evolving. The Ritz-Carlton, Diriyah is set to open its doors in 2026.

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Insights into success with Samer S. Hamadeh of Big Mouth Concepts

Insights into success with Samer S. Hamadeh of Big Mouth Concepts

Having successfully navigated the world of F&B, Samer S. Hamadeh, founder of Big Mouth Concepts, tells us how he has remained at the top of his game.

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IHG debuts its first urban luxury resort and spa in Riyadh  

IHG debuts its first urban luxury resort and spa in Riyadh  

IHG Hotels & Resorts has announced the addition of InterContinental Durrat Al Riyadh Resort & Spa to its portfolio of resorts in KSA.

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Marriott signs 13 new deals as part of its expansion in Turkey

Marriott signs 13 new deals as part of its expansion in Turkey

Marriott International, Inc. has reinforced its positioning in Turkey with the announcement of 13 deal signings comprising over 2,000 rooms.  The signings are expected to further enhance the company’s footprint in the country, where it currently has a portfolio of 48 properties and nearly 8,000 rooms across 21 brands.

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Hilton Dammam Airport set to open in 2025

Hilton Dammam Airport set to open in 2025

Hilton continues its expansion across Saudi Arabia with the signing of Hilton Dammam Airport, its first airport hotel in the country. The 273-key property will be completed in partnership with Al Musbah Group and Damman Airports Company (DACO).

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Wynn Al Marjan Island’s casino is “on track”

Wynn Al Marjan Island’s casino is “on track”

Setting new global benchmarks for design and premium luxury experiences, Wynn Resorts is poised to introduce its highly anticipated resort on Al Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah. This visionary project draws inspiration from the mesmerizing views of the Arabian Gulf, encapsulating a harmonious blend of tranquility and grandeur. The forthcoming multibillion-dollar integrated resort, known as Wynn Al Marjan Island, signifies a pivotal milestone for Wynn Resorts in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region.

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Hilton to quadruple its presence in KSA over the next few years

Hilton to quadruple its presence in KSA over the next few years

Hilton has unveiled its plans to open over 50 new hotels across 10 of its brands, making the country the company’s largest pipeline market in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Hilton has accelerated its growth strategy in Saudi Arabia in recent years, announcing multiple signings as the company works towards its plans to increase its portfolio to more than 75 trading properties across the country.

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Debut of Vignette Collection in Saudi Arabia slated for 2024

Debut of Vignette Collection in Saudi Arabia slated for 2024

IHG® Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of a management agreement with the owners of Carlton Al Moaibed hotel in Al Khobar, KSA, in order to transform the hotel into Saudi Arabia’s first Vignette Collection Hotel. The refurbished and rebranded property is scheduled to open in 2024.

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Marsa Alam Port Phoenice hotel set to open in 2025

Marsa Alam Port Phoenice hotel set to open in 2025

Radisson Hotel Group is set to launch Marsa Alam Port Phoenice in Egypt, marking the group’s third brand in Egypt and first Radisson Collection property.

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IHG launches dual-brand property in Dubai, slated for Q4 2023 

IHG launches dual-brand property in Dubai, slated for Q4 2023 

IHG Hotels & Resorts will launch Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay by Q4 2023, a new stylish dual-branded property in Dubai’s Business Bay. Located a short distance from key tourist and business spots, this cluster of hotels will offer modern and comfortable accommodations for travelers enjoying a short or longer stay in Dubai.

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