Marriott International signs agreement for two hotels in Saudi Arabia
Marriott International, Inc. has announced signing an agreement with Sela Sport Company to develop and open two luxury hotels in Saudi Arabia by 2022. The St. Regis Riyadh will be located near the city’s embassies, in the main zone of the Riyadh Season, and The Jeddah EDITION will be situated in the new Jeddah Yacht Club & Marina, close to the Jeddah Corniche Circuit.
Jerome Briet, Chief Development Officer, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Marriott International, said:
“We are thrilled to work with Sela Sport Company to bring these exciting new projects to Riyadh and Jeddah. These signings showcase both the growth of the tourism sector in Saudi Arabia and the strong interest in our portfolio of sought-after luxury brands.”
The St. Regis Riyadh will feature 83 rooms, including 23 suites. Amenities are expected to include two signature restaurants, an outdoor pool, a fitness center and a spa. The Jeddah EDITION will feature 63 guestrooms, a signature restaurant, lounge bar, rooftop bar, penthouse terrace, spa, fitness center, and an indoor and outdoor pool.