Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement with Abdulelah Mohammed Ali Maghrabi Commercial Est. for a Hyatt Place hotel and a Hyatt House hotel in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
Hyatt Place Jeddah/Medina Road and Hyatt House Jeddah/Sari Street will join the Park Hyatt Jeddah Marina, Club and Spa and the Hyatt Place Dubai/Al Rigga. The hotels, which will be located within one mile of each other, will be designed by Dubai-based Samuel Creations.
Due to open in the second quarter of 2017, Hyatt Place Jeddah/Medina Road will be located on Medina Road, one of Jeddah’s main arteries, with connections to Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International Airport and the downtown. Hyatt Place Jeddah/Medina Road will offer 182 guestrooms, in addition to a number of food and beverage options. The hotel will also offer more than 2,400 square feet (225 square meters) of meeting and event space.
Hyatt Place Jeddah/Medina Road is one of a number of Hyatt Place hotels under development in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), including Hyatt Place Dubai/Baniyas Square, which is expected to open in August 2015.
Meanwhile, due to open in the fourth quarter of 2016, Hyatt House Jeddah/Sari Street will be located in the Al Faysaliayah District, in close proximity to Sari and Thaliay Streets, which connect to the Corniche, Jeddah’s coastal resort area. The hotel will offer 104 residentially inspired den guestrooms, studio and one-bedroom Kitchen Suites, in addition to more than 1,000 square feet (100 square meters) of meeting space. The hotel will also offer a restaurant, prayer room, and fitness center. Hyatt House Jeddah/Sari Street will be the first Hyatt House hotel to open in the GCC.
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