Paris-born Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, announced the opening of Le Méridien Riyadh.
Featuring contemporary chic design, the hotel invites guests to savor the good life offering limitless possibilities to explore the glamour of travel and discover the cuisine and culture of a dynamic and rapidly evolving city.
The hotel is strategically located at King Abdullah Road & Olaya Street intersection, in the vicinity of the city’s buzzing business district. It is only one minute away from one of Riyadh’s four main metro stations and just a 25-minute drive from King Khalid International Airport.
“Le Méridien Riyadh is a significant addition to our rapidly growing portfolio in the Middle East,” said Guido de Wilde, Chief Operating Officer Middle East Marriott International. “The hotel combines the signature style and heritage of the brand with the undeniable energy of a city that is at the forefront of the Kingdom’s cultural transformation, inspiring travelers to explore the world in style, savor the good life and enjoy experiences that offer something more than meets the eye.”
General Manager, Klaus Niefer, added that the hotel is made of 15 distinct floors with inspiring views over the city and 207 thoughtfully appointed guestrooms, including 29 suites with floor to ceiling windows. Le Méridien Riyadh will offer its guests tasty meals through its Milwan restaurant serving a selective menu of global and local dishes and the modern Asian restaurant Kazo. Guests will also be able to enjoy a state-of-the-art fitness center, an outdoor pool, and indulge in revitalizing treatments at the Spa.
For his part, Wael Islambouli, Director of Sales and Marketing at Le Méridien Riyadh, said that the hotel offers over 350 square meters of meeting space with 4 naturally lit meeting rooms and state of the art audio-visual facilities to meet the needs of business travelers and medium groups. Creative Meetings by Le Méridien are designed to unlock inspiration and foster innovation. Attendees can discover local cultural experiences to immerse themselves in all that Riyadh has to offer.