(24 Feb 2022)
Shangri-La has expanded its portfolio of luxury
hotels with the opening of its first property in the Kingdom of
Situated on the Jeddah waterfront in the exclusive
Burj Assila, a 64-storey architectural icon and Jeddah’s tallest
building at 260 metres in height, the Shangri-La Jeddah offers
easy access to the city’s premier shopping destinations and the
Jeddah Corniche Circuit, home to the Saudi Arabia Formula 1 Grand
Deluxe Sea View Room at the Shangri-La Jeddah
The hotel features 220
guest rooms and suites as well as 17 serviced apartments, featuring
floor-to-ceiling windows that offer sweeping views over the Red
Sea and the Jeddah skyline.
Facilities at the Shangri-La Jeddah include
extensive meetings and events space, a choice of F&B outlets –
including the brand’s popular Shang Palace restaurant, a wellness
club with facilities for both men and women, including a spa, gym and a
25-metre outdoor swimming pool.
Shangri-La Jeddah forms part of the two-billion
Saudi Riyal, 60,015-square-metre mixed-use development project
which is also home to 116 Burj Assila Residences
which are available for sale.
Shangri-La says it is fully committed to
supporting Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, and Saudis make up
approximately half of the employees at the hotel.