Shaza Makkah scoops 2 prestigious awards at The World Travel Awards for the second consecutive year


This recognition comes for their generosity and devotion to serve visitors of the holy city of Makkah

United Arab Emirates, Dubai: Shaza Makkah, the 5-Star hotel among the first in line hotels in Jabal AlKa’bah to Al Masjid Al Haram, has won two prestigious awards at The World Travel Awards 2020. The hotel is being recognized for the second consecutive year for its unique guest experience and world-class services.

The property has been recognized by The World Travel Awards 2020 as “Saudi Arabia’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2020” and “Makkah’s Leading Hotel 2020”.

Comprising of 251 guestrooms and suites, Shaza Makkah interiors convey a fusion of elegance and the spirit of classic Arabic décor. Its contemporary art inspired by classic Silk Route heritage evokes its wonder, artistry, the beauty of shapes and colours, as well as the Middle Eastern charm & sophisticated details. These features make Shaza Makkah undoubtedly the perfect luxury escape in its respective way that will immediately embrace you with absolute serenity.

Upon receiving the two prestigious awards Sherief Abouelmagd, General Manager said, ”We are proud and honoured to be recognized by The World Travel Awards 2020 as Saudi Arabia’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2020 and Makkah’s Leading Hotel 2020 for the second consecutive year. These awards reflect our dedication to delivering the best hospitality experience and services, and we pledge to continue to remain among the best leading destinations.”

The World Travel Award brand is an ultimate hallmark of industry excellence, established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries.

From Oct 8th to Dec 15th, 2020, Shaza Makkah guests can benefit from a variety of special offers including “Be The Chosen, Go Journeys Beyond” offer, where guests can avail generous discount on rooms, food and beverages, kids club, and a lot more. However, these offers are excluded from public holidays and peak days.

About Shaza Hotels:

Shaza is the leading hotel management company dedicated to offering true Arabian hospitality inspired by the traditions and culture of various countries along the Silk Route and reflected by the supremely elegant Middle Eastern style décor and serene ambiance that is appreciated by the most discerning travellers.

With four hotels already operational in the Middle East – Shaza Makkah in the Holy city, the multiple award-winning Shaza Al Madina, the newly opened Shaza Riyadh and the flagship hotel under the “Mysk by Shaza” brand Mysk Al Mouj in Muscat – the brand is expanding rapidly with the opening this year of the Sharjah Collection, followed by Shaza Doha, Shaza Salalah and Mysk The Palm in Dubai. Shaza is a member of Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands.

About Global Hotel Alliance:

Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) is the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, bringing together more than 35 brands with over 570 hotels in 85 countries. GHA uses a shared technology platform to drive incremental revenues and create cost savings for its member brands. GHA’s award-winning loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, provides 17 million members exclusive opportunities to immerse themselves in local culture wherever they travel.

About DISCOVERY Loyalty:

A memorable trip demands more than a comfortable stay. DISCOVERY, an award-winning global loyalty programme, provides 17 million members recognition and perks across over 570 hotels, resorts and palaces in 85 countries. Elite members have the opportunity to immerse themselves in local culture through Local Experiences, distinctive activities that capture an authentic taste of each destination.