Jeddah Hilton sets the standard
CONSIDERED the most prestigious and magnificent hotel in the city, the Jeddah Hilton has been setting new standards in design, style and service for Saudi Arabia since it opened its doors in 2001.
The complex is now the flagship hotel for the entire area of the Middle East and Gulf regions for Hilton International hotels in the region. The hotel’s 414 rooms and suites include three royal suites, 29 luxurious suites, two executive floors and an executive floor lounge, non-smoking rooms, a crew lounge and guest rooms for the physically challenged. All guest rooms have bright, tasteful colour schemes, and are either glass-fronted or have a private balcony with views of the city or the Red Sea. The amenities cater to the needs of the business and leisure traveller including in-room fax and internet.
Dining and entertainment options include Amwaj Sur Mer, the panoramic roof-top French fine dining restaurant, Café Vienna Plaza, the main Al Safina restaurant for buffets, the Al Khayam Persian restaurant, the Manhattan Steak House, La Terrace open-air restaurant and the Hiltonia Pool Terrace. Other facilities at the hotel are the Hiltonia Sports, Health Club and Spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a gymnasium, billiards tables, two squash courts, three tennis courts, a bowling alley and access to a private beach club and a Red Sea diving centre.
The hotel’s unique MICE facilities are the largest in the city with a Congress Hall for 2500 guests, ballroom capacity of 1,200 guests, 12 Hilton meeting rooms, a business centre, shopping arcade and covered parking for 500 cars. Targeted for local events, weddings, product launches and conferences, the banqueting facility are lavishly designed incorporating chandeliers, exotic lights, and wall-to-wall exquisite carpeting.
Combining the modern and the traditional, the hotel reflects a contemporary mood set against an Arabesque theme.