Hyatt has opened its first hotel in Saudi
Arabia. The Park Hyatt Jeddah – Marina Club and Spa is set among
landscaped gardens on the Corniche of Jeddah in the very heart of
the city, within the esteemed Al Hamra District at the Equestrian
Club of Jeddah, and just minutes away from the central business
and financial districts, as well as the main shopping and
entertainment areas of Jeddah are nearby, making the Park Hyatt
Jeddah an ideal launching point from which visitors can conduct business or explore
The multi-faceted resort is a remarkable engineering feat that
reclaimed prime waterfront land from the Red Sea. The 34.5-acre
(140,000 square meter) complex overlooks sweeping views of the
sea and the world-famous King Fahd fountain with its more than
1,000-foot-high (312 meters) plume of water.
Hyatt Jeddah is an intimate and residential-style hotel where
French interior designer Gilles Quiffet and architect Patrice
Hart fashioned rooms that fuse a sleek European style with
Arab-Andalusian architecture. The gardens and striking
interior design create a haven of understated elegance.
The surrounding resort complex will
feature 2.5-acres (10,000 square meters) of spa and wellness
facilities, the Lazurde Meetings & Events Centre, a yacht marina,
as well as a variety of innovative restaurants and stylish
The 142 spacious guestrooms,
including 15 suites, feature home
comforts combined with business and entertainment gadgetry.
Guestrooms are generously sized
measuring 430 square feet (40 square meters) while the suites
range from 860 square feet to more than 2,100 square feet (80
to 200 square meters). Lavish bathrooms offer indulgences such
as deep-soaking baths and rain showers.
Additionally, a majority of the rooms enjoy unrestricted views
of the sea.
Opening soon, the
Lazurde Meetings & Events Centre will feature 26,000 square feet
(2,500 square meters) of meeting and banquet facilities
adjacent to Park Hyatt Jeddah.
The Lazurde Centre is accessible
by a dedicated entrance and will host wedding parties,
product launches, corporate meetings and conferences for up to
800 guests. The 8,100-square-foot (756 square-meter) Ballroom can
be divided into three separate spaces, and additionally, the
exclusive Palm Courtyard is able to accommodate up to 900
guests for outdoor events by the Red Sea.
In addition to a wide selection of F&B
outlets, the hotel will also feature some Non-Hyatt managed
facilities such as the Commercial Gallery which will host prestigious boutiques and a Marina that can berth 140
yachts of 26 to 82 feet (8 to 25 meters) in length. The marina
will offer a main quay, a floating walkway, secondary pontoons,
boarding facilities and fueling stations. Diving and sailing
facilities may be added in the future.
Located just 30 minutes away from the King Abdullaziz
International Airport, Park Hyatt Jeddah is a ideal for stopovers. Mecca is
a 45-minute drive from the hotel.
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