The highly anticipated Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel has officially opened its doors for business, offering visitors a once in a lifetime experience in an exclusive retreat.
Falling under Radisson Hotel Group’s premium lifestyle collection, the sparkling new resort boasts 57 secluded luxury villas and bungalows designed in an elegant African style, with premium amenities such as private swimming pools and gardens. It is located only 98km from Riyadh’s city.
Area senior vice president – Middle East & Africa, Radisson Hotel Group, Tim Cordon said: “The Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel, is an iconic and exceptionally exclusive product which we previously operated as a private members-only resort. We have received numerous requests from individual guests wanting to experience the beauty of this Safari jewel in the Saudi desert and we are excited that the hotel is now publicly bookable and accessible to everyone.”
“The international travel ban in Saudi Arabia has also been a driving force for the local demand with many searching for a peaceful sanctuary to escape to, while feeling completely free and safeguarded from the contraction and spread of COVID-19,” Cordon added.
Guaranteeing its guests a wonderfully unique experience, Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel overlooks Nofa Wildlife Park, which is home to more than 700 animals, including zebras, sables, giraffes, cheetahs and many other wild animals.
Other exciting leisure activities include the equestrian resort that features a show jumping arena, a specialised racetrack, a polo field and an extensive stable complex; Nofa Spa & Health Club, which offers a range massages and facials; two outdoor swimming pools, including a separate swimming pool for female guests; the special Kids’ Club area; and an18-hole golf course on a natural desert landscape.
As for F&B, Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel features three on-site restaurants. The Tswalu restaurant, with African-inspired interiors, serves international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Butcher’s Den serves grilled specialties and boasts outdoor terrace seating and stunning lake views, and The Al Fresco restaurant serves Italian classics (including stone-fired pizzas) for a more relaxed and informal dining experience.
A private dining service is also available for special occasions or business events and guests can opt to enjoy exotic vibes in the Hookah Lounge, a charming tea experience in the African Tea Room, or relax by the pool with a fresh juice at Al Fresco Café.