InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is proud to announce the opening of the five-star voco Riyadh, the first voco hotel in Saudi Arabia’s capital city, in partnership with KSA-based developer Wasata Al Wosta Real Estate Co.
The flagship property in the Kingdom underwent major redesigning and rebranding to launch under the voco brand.
voco Riyadh houses 438 rooms and suites, each equipped with HD LED TVs and high-speed WiFi. The hotel also boasts a bridal suite and connecting family rooms, which are available upon request.
Located on King Fahad Road and just 30 minutes from the King Khaled International Airport, voco Riyadh is close to the city’s key commercial areas, business zones and landmarks, including Kingdom Tower and the Embassy District.
A range of F&B options will be available for guests, including Indian, Italian, Lebanese, as well as an international all-day dining restaurant to cater to guests, in addition to the Cabana Pool Bar and Rotunda Lounge.
Meanwhile, catering to the needs of corporate guests, the hotel features 22 meeting rooms that can easily host a wide range of events and conferences, as well as a large ballroom which can accommodate more than 1,200 delegates.
Managing director – India, Middle East and Africa, IHG, Pascal Gauvin declared: “We are delighted to open the first voco hotel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which is an important and growing market for us. We have committed ourselves to strengthening our presence in the country through our portfolio of popular global brands and by working in partnership with Wasata Al Wosta Real Estate Co. we are delighted to be continuing to bring true hospitality to our guests.”
IHG currently operates 33 hotels across four brands in Saudi Arabia, including InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn and Staybridge Suites, with a further 20 in the pipeline due to open within the next three to five years.