Marriott International expands KSA foothold with exciting opening

Riyadh Marriott Hotel Diplomatic Quarter

Marriott International and KSA-based Dur Hospitality yesterday (March 20) celebrated the opening of Riyadh Marriott Hotel Diplomatic Quarter and Marriott Executive Apartments Riyadh, Diplomatic Quarter.

The complex is strategically located in the heart of one of the most sought-after areas in the city, offering easy access to key embassies and major corporate headquarters. It is a 30-minute drive from King Khalid International Airport.

The five-star complex is home to 80 rooms and 140 fully equipped apartments. The deluxe rooms feature modern décor and ample work space, allowing guests to stay connected with in-room technology. Guests staying in one of the six Premium Suites or the Presidential Suite can enrich their experience in the M Club Lounge, offering an international buffet, hors d’oeuvre and local specialties 24 hours a day.

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Riyadh Marriott Hotel Diplomatic Quarter and Marriott Executive Apartments Riyadh, Diplomatic Quarter offers state-of-the-art business facilities and innovative spaces, such as The Greatroom, as well as recreational facilities, including an open-air swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness centre, the Saray Spa and more.

As for F&B options, the complex comprises three dining outlets: Gojia Kitchen – a sophisticated all-day dining destination; Mesquite – an a la carte restaurant; and Agave Café, located in the lobby.

On the opening, president and managing director – Middle East and Africa, Marriott International, Alex Kyriakidis stated: “We are delighted to enhance our footprint in Saudi Arabia with the opening of two strategically important hotels that not only complement each other but also deliver very distinct brand experiences. Saudi Arabia continues to be one of our key markets and we are delighted to further strengthen our partnership with Dur Hospitality.”

The opening of Riyadh Marriott Hotel Diplomatic Quarter and Marriott Executive Apartments Riyadh, Diplomatic Quarter marks the fifth collaboration between Marriott International and Dur Hospitality, following Riyadh Marriott Airport, Marriott Executive Apartments Riyadh Convention Center, Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter and Riyadh Marriott Hotel – Marriott Hotels’ first property in the Middle East.