The opening of the new hotel is in line with the rapid growth of the Saudi hospitality sector
Al Khobar, KSA: Holiday Inn, one of the world’s most iconic and trusted brands, has welcomed a new property to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In a partnership with the Saudi Tourism Development Company, IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies with more than 6,000 hotels globally, across 18 distinct brands, is pleased to announce the addition of Holiday Inn & Suites Al-Khobar.
Holiday Inn’s plan to bring innovative next-generation design hotels to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is evident, with Holiday Inn & Suites Al Khobar elevated service and design where guests can linger longer and make themselves at home where they can eat, drink, work, meet, relax, and socialise.
Designed to deliver memorable experiences through its warm and welcoming service, and contemporary design, Holiday Inn & Suites in Al-Khobar is the perfect destination for guests with diverse needs to enjoy a world-class hospitality experience that the brand is known for.
With 295 spacious rooms and suites, the hotel is perfectly positioned to explore Saudi’s Eastern province, home to some of the best tourist and entertainment destinations and cities in Saudi Arabia, and the hotel will help travelers discover new places and connect with each other.
The property boasts a great location, being adjacent to upscale commercial and residential districts frequently visited by leisure and business travelers. It is just a few minutes from the beautiful Al-Khobar waterfront as well as the two popular malls of the city – Al-Rashid Mall and Dhahran Mall. What’s more, the hotel is close to the corporate hub of Dhahran Techno Valley, making it the ideal location for business travelers.
M. Allaf, regional general manager at IHG Hotels & Resorts for Saudi Arabia, said: “The Saudi hospitality sector is witnessing unprecedented growth to keep pace with Vision 2030, which aims to attract 100 million tourists.” Allaf added: “with that in mind, we are excited to welcome guests to our next-generation design Holiday Inn & Suites in Saudi Arabia. This hotel is set to impress with its modern design that encapsulates the local surrounds and vibrant local fare. For family, active leisure and business travelers, we believe there’s no better full-service hotel that offers affordable accommodation, that conveniently connects you with all Al Khobar has to offer.”
Variety of dining options
In addition to the well-appointed rooms and a host of facilities, the hotel features a range of dining options including three international restaurants. The Indian restaurant presents guests with the best of Indian flavors and spices while the Italian restaurant offers authentic Italian cuisine made with fresh ingredients. There is also an all-day dining restaurant serving a variety of international delicacies.
Business and relaxation
Moreover, business travelers will have access to state-of-the-art MICE facilities, including 11 meeting rooms, spread over 1,600 square meters, which can host events for anywhere up to 200 people.
Guests looking to relax after a busy day can enjoy a variety of hotel amenities – they can unwind at the spa, stay active at the award-winning health club, laze away at the hotel’s swimming pool or explore the hotel’s other recreational facilities.
An enjoyable stay with family
Aiming to become one of the most favorite destinations for families in the region, the hotel pays great attention to the concept of family bonding, taking extra care to make children comfortable throughout their stay. It offers children under 12 sharing a room with their parents, free accommodation and meals. There is also a swimming pool and a safe kids’ play zone for children to make the most of their time at the hotel.
In addition, the hotel’s car parking space can accommodate more than 200 cars.
At Holiday Inn & Suites Al Khobar, IHG One Rewards Members will receive 25% off at the hotel’s dining outlets.
Guests will be rewarded for their stay at through IHG One Rewards, where they can enjoy member only benefits and earn points on every stay at over 6,000 destinations globally.
Rates at Holiday Inn & Suites Al Khobar start from USD 100 per room per night and at Holiday Inn, Kids stay and eat for free.
Holiday Inn & Suites Al-Khobar, in its first year, celebrates the holy month of Ramadan in a familial atmosphere offering a calm ambiance where families can enjoy rich menus for Iftar and Suhoor, which include the most delicious dishes and international cuisine with distinctive tastes that meet the tastes and preferences of everyone.
About Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts:
The Holiday Inn® brand, with hotels around the world, has helped millions of travelers discover the joy of travel since its inception in 1952. Designed to meet the needs of both business and leisure travelers, Holiday Inn hotels deliver memorable experiences through warm and welcoming service, contemporary design that blends the familiar with the new, and a sense of comfort unique to the brand and its iconic green sign. At Holiday Inn hotels, guests can find amenities to help them work and play, including full-service restaurants where Kids Eat Free, meeting and business facilities, bright swimming pools and comfortable public spaces all designed to help guests relax and refresh, making travel more enjoyable for all.
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