For the time you want to feel out of city, but, still want to remain in.
Everyone wants an escape, however small after a week of hustling and bustling. A weekend getaway is just what you need to kill the monotony. Luckily, Riyadh has a lot to offer when it comes to escaping the city commotion regardless of your budget. From the ones that offer you peace and harmony to the ones that are so luxurious that you feel like royalty, Riyadh has them all.
1. Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski Riyadh
When a place offers Arabian values of hospitality and warmth with authentic European flair, you know you’re in for the ultimate treat of your life! A peaceful oasis that offers distinguished lounges, exquisite dining, classic European spa and a beautiful swimming for a memorable weekend getaway. Kempinski’s warmth and soothing ambiance assures to get rid of all your work stress and leave you feeling like the king/queen that you are.
Location: King Fahd Rd. 7647, As Sahafah
2. Al Faisaliah Resort
Lush green oasis and eco-friendly water features make Al Faisaliah Resort a must-visit spot for a luxurious weekend getaway. Its high standards of hospitality will spoil you over your stay. The resort’s rich Saudi architecture is enhanced with a contemporary flair that you need to see to believe. Location: Durrat Arriyadh
Location: Durrat Arriyadh
3. Al Jawharah Chalet
Modern, casual and simplistic. Al Jawhara Chalet is perfect for a short weekend getaway with your family. We recommend that you go there during the hot summer days to take full advantage of the mesmerizing stone waterfall (yes, an artificial stone waterfall) and the very stylish pool.
Location: King Khaled Airport 4808
If you can’t visit your holiday beach house for some peace of mind (because it’s too far away), then opt for Akwakhalmzraah’s chalets. It is warm, quiet and simply fascinating. We love how cozy their ambience is; from the lighting to the interior and exterior decoration, everything will make you marvel.
Location: Ar Rafiah
5. Al Faisaliah Spa – by ESPA
Luxurious retreat for the hardworking ladies, right within the heart of the city. The unique, exclusive and tranquil oasis makes it a perfect getaway spot for ladies to escape the city bustle with friends or on their own. The combination of Swarovski crystals and cascading waterfalls will ensure that your time spent here is magical and wonderful. A welcoming haven of exclusive spa facilities, extensive treatments and the latest fitness offers provided by the best professionals to give you the ultimate spa experience (an experience that challenges international spas worldwide).
Location: Al Amiriyah, Al Olaya, King Fahd Rd.