ShazaHotels, the only luxury hotel brand inspired by the cultures of the Middle East makes its debut in Riyadh, the Capital City of Saudi Arabia, with the opening of Shaza Riyadh; the third Shaza in the Kingdom.
Inspired by an Andalusian riad, Shaza Riyadh Hotel Residences is beautifully landscaped to form a peaceful oasis next to the capital city’s Al Rajhi Grand Mosque, where it is conveniently located for business travelers and leisure guests.
The thoughtfully crafted 205 rooms and suites at Shaza Riyadh have been designed for the needs of long term guests, complete with walk-in wardrobes and a kitchenette. Small by choice, the hotel’s bespoke services and restaurants and meeting spaces add a new dimension to the experience. Shaza Riyadh epitomizes the essence of the Shaza brand, dedicated to offering a unique luxury hospitality experience inspired by the legendary traditions of the famous Silk Route.
Mr Khalid Saud Abu Haimed, Chief Executive Officer of Sulaiman Abdulaziz Al Rajhi Real Estate Investments Company said: "After the successful launch of Shaza Makkah last year, it is with great pleasure that we bring Shaza Riyadh to the market. This unique hotel residences, by its design and excellent quality of services, will meet the ever increasing expectations of local and international guests. We are looking forward to becoming the new preferred destination for families and business travelers during their stay in Riyadh.”
Simon Coombs, President and CEO of Shaza Hotels, commented: "Opening of Shaza Riyadh marks a key milestone for Shaza Hotels. We are honoured to partner with Al Rajhi Investments for a second property, in opening their flagship hotel residences in the Riyadh. It is our endeavor to create a new approach, one of handcrafted guest experiences in an urban retreat in the capital. In tune with the potential of vision 2030, Shaza Hotels will strive to create distinctive hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.”
The hotel also offers a Middle Eastern and North African restaurant, MeNa and Bistro, an organic café, along with Shaza signature features including a fully operational Wellness Centre Shaza Afiya, Shaza Kid’s Club, business services, meeting spaces and sports facilities. The destination will also be part of the Shaza DISCOVERY loyalty programme, offering guest unique local experiences and stay benefits.
Shaza, one of the leading luxury hotel brands in the Middle East, is inspired by the legendary caravanserais of the fabled Silk Route, reflected by the supremely elegant Middle Eastern style décor and the serene ambiance that is the most distinctive feature of all Shaza hotels.