Shangri-La to open first hotel in Saudi Arabia

Luxury hotel brand Shangri-La has announced plans to manage and operate a hotel in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

The 242-room, 65-storey tower hotel will face onto the Red Sea and will be operated in partnership with Assila Investments. Shangri-La will also take on the management of the 122 residences in the tower.

It will feature a three-storey grand ballroom, three restaurants, a luxury spa and fitness area, a swimming pool and several lounges. The hotel is planned to open in 2018.

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