The 150-key Radisson Blu Hotel, Jeddah Corniche has opened for business in Saudi Arabia in a prime location, close to the North Corniche, within the city’s new waterfront development.
This property marks the Radisson Blu brand’s fifth hotel in the city. Meanwhile, the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has 38 hotels and over 10,000 rooms in operation and under development in the country.
Area senior vice president – Middle East, Turkey and Africa, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Tim Cordon declared: “The Kingdom’s drive towards economic diversification has seen some recent high-profile announcements with its ambitious vision to create a world-class tourism destination. As one of the fastest growing hotel companies in Saudi Arabia, and with a diversified portfolio, we are committed to support this growth across all market segments. We are further pleased to strengthen the presence of our upper upscale Radisson Blu brand in Jeddah, one the region’s most prominent cultural and commercial centres.”
As well as stylishly designed rooms and suites, ranging from standard and business-class rooms to one and two-bedroom suites, the hotel comprises two separate health clubs for men and women, each equipped with a gym, sauna, massage rooms and an outdoor swimming pool.
Hotel guests will benefit from the hotel’s excellent location, which offers easy access to the corniche promenade, the Red Sea Mall and the Atallah Happy Land Park. Adding to this, King Abdulaziz International Airport is just 6.2km away.
As for F&B, Radisson Blu Hotel, Jeddah Corniche houses The Larder restaurant, which serves up modern, international dishes. Guests can additionally kick-start their day with the Radisson Blu Super Breakfast, while 24/7 room service is also available. Completing the hotel’s F&B portfolio is its terrace café, which provides guests with the ideal setting to relax and enjoy picture-perfect views of the Red Sea.
Other facilities at the property include meeting and events space, including a 280m2 ballroom with a built-in stage, which can cater for 120 people crescent-style; and four meeting rooms spanning 160m2, all with natural light, climate control, free high-speed wireless Internet and a separate break-out area.
General manager, Radisson Blu Hotel, Jeddah Corniche, Bassam Abu Laban enthused on the launch: “We are delighted to open the newest Radisson Blu hotel in Jeddah with a stunning location on the popular North Corniche. The hotel is next to many of the city’s most famous leisure attractions, making it the ideal destination for families visiting Jeddah. We are confident that guests will enjoy a memorable experience at the hotel with our unique ‘Yes I Can!’ service delivered by our talented team.”