The mid-market hotel brand, Park Inn, recently made
its debut in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a new property in Al Khobar and another scheduled to open in Riyadh.
Rezidor now has nine hotels and over 2,000 rooms
already in operation and under development in Saudi Arabia.
Al Khobar is one of the largest cities in
eastern Saudi Arabia and is the centre of the area’s import-export
The Park Inn Al Khobar is located close to
the main causeway linking three of the region’s biggest commercial
hubs, Dammam, Jubail and Hofuf.
Dammam International Airport is just a 45-minute
drive and Bahrain International Airport is an hour away.
The Park Inn Al Khobar is a bright, contemporary
hotel offering 148 colourful guestrooms. There are also 14
suites and various connecting rooms for families.
restaurant serves a tempting menu of international
dishes, while the lobby lounge and the Patio Cafe with its
beautiful terrace is an ideal place for a refreshing drink and
The hotel also plans to offer a well-equipped fitness
centre with a café.
anything from large corporate events to small business meetings,
the hotel houses eight conference rooms ranging from 40 m˛ to 55
m˛ in size. In addition, a multi-purpose hall spans an impressive
340 m˛ and comes with the latest audiovisual equipment.
Originally a small
fishing village, Al Khobar is now an important industrial port
heavily involved in the production and refining of oil, the
country’s primary source of income, and is home to the world’s
largest oil company, Saudi Aramco.
Traditionally, Al Khobar has
also been a city of shopkeepers and merchants, and today it boasts
numerous modern malls and boulevards with internationally
recognised franchise shops and eating places. The waterfront
has been extended into a picturesque corniche, dotted with parks, restaurants and family beaches. The 26-km King Fahd Causeway
connects Al Khobar to the island nation of Bahrain, previously
reachable only by air or sea. With its gardens, picnic spots and
kilometres of beaches, Al Khobar has become a popular holiday
centre in recent years.
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