Fairmont Raffles Hotels International, Makkah set in the Islamic Capital, showcase its lavish hospitality that led to the emergence of it as one of the most prestigious extravagant names in the Hotel Industry. At World Travel Market this year Fairmont Raffles Hotels International (FRHI) Makkah KSA, highlighting the span of Saudi Arabia’s properties of the group hotels representing timeless elegance redefined
Setting the footprint for providing exquisite hospitality, Fairmont Raffles Hotels International, Makkah brings together an opulent range of magnificent residential sanctuaries devoted to enact exceptional requirements of the guests. FRHI, Makkah is a milestone for elite travelers throughout the Holy City enabling them to fulfill spiritual experiences accompanied with matchless gusto and flair. The Group features Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel; Raffles Makkah Palace and Makkah Swissôtel, that will be unbolt during the first quarter of 2012.
Mohammed H. Arkobi, the Vice President and Managing Director of Fairmont Raffles Hotels International, Makkah, Saudi Arabia told TravelPlus, “This event is a momentous opportunity to provide new amenities to Muslim pilgrims and visitors from all over the world. We are honored to offer exceptional services to Holy Land pilgrims and look forward to ensure that our guests have truly memorable experiences with us.”
Standing stately Makkah Clock Royal Tower, with its prime location adjacent to the Masjid al Haram, offers the finest hospitality blending relentless services and charm with state of the art amenities and facilities, offering guests an oasis of tranquility. Distinguished as one of the world’s tallest, this 76-story hotel is the focal point of the Abraj Al Bait Complex, part of the King Abdul Aziz Endowment project. One of its incredible features is a 40-meter Royal Clock, visible from 17 kilometers away, which announces daily prayers to the Muslim world.
The Makkah Clock Royal Tower, will appeal to pilgrims and business visitors alike with an ideal venue for any event with its more than 3,200 square meters of ornate function space, and 858 rooms and suites that are elegantly appointed, with extravagant amenities and five-star services over 29 floors. In addition to this, the hotel offers two distinct spa and fitness experiences by presenting both a men’s gym and a women’s spa, which includes a sauna, Jacuzzi and steam room.
Awarded as the Middle East’s leading Luxury Hotel, Raffles Makkah Palace is an extremely discreet yet highly refined residential sanctuary, attributing 209 suites with breathtaking views of the Grand Mosque and Kaaba. Marching the taste of elegance and culinary sensations, personal butlers exemplify “heartfelt service” to anticipate the needs of guests who opt for any of the signature, presidential or royal suites. For business needs, a fully equipped business center features a gracious reception hall and a library containing more than 2000 Islamic books, in addition to five private meeting rooms and secretarial services.
Residents of the Palace will be tempted to enjoy the exciting dining experiences offered, “Al Qaser” for Eastern, western and international favorites. The “Narjes” Tea Lounge presents its patrons with gourmet teas, coffees and freshly baked produce while Al “Majlis” takes its guests on a culinary tour of Levantine specialties from Lebanon, Turkey and Syria. For lovers of sweets, The Creamery is a must with its custom-made Teppanyaki Ice cream served indoors or outside on the Terrace, overlooking the Grand Mosque
Raffles Makkah Palace is a residential sanctuary where guests who are looking for warmth and heartfelt service can experience spiritual serenity.