The Listings


General Information
International Tel Code: +965
Currency: Kuwaiti dinar (KD)
Exchange rates: 1 US $ = 0.293 KD

Visas: All visitors – with the exception of GCC nationals – require visas, which must be obtained from Kuwait consulates or missions abroad. All visitors whether holding a visa or not must have a visiting permit which is issued to the sponsor they are visiting or doing business with. Permission to stay for up to 24 hours can usually be obtained on arrival at the point entry provided the visitors have a confirmed reservation to their next destination. Visas are not issued purely for tourism

Ministry of Tourism
Tel: 2453106 Fax: 2401540

Airport and Airlines

Kuwait International Airport
Tel: 4335599, Fax: 4713504

Air Arabia
Tel: 2449824, Fax: 2426826
Air China
Tel: 2438568/2426128, Fax: 2439498
Air France
Tel: 2430224/2420511, Fax: 2420517
Air India
Tel: 2438184, Fax: 2411718
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Tel: 2452978, Fax: 2439764
British Airways
Tel: 2425635/802777, Fax: 2427179
Tel: 2460950/2460956, Fax: 2426209
Tel: 2425566/2425588, Fax: 2403887
Gulf Air
Tel: 2460788/2450407/2450180
Fax: 2459491
Indian Airlines
Tel: 245670011, Fax: 2434700
Iran Aseman Airlines
Tel: 2414161
Fax: 2451180/2451227/2410516
Iran Air
Tel: 2240570, Fax: 2240573
Tel: 2425747, Fax: 2438143
Kuwait Airways
Tel: 4345555/2433388
Fax: 2434960/4720723
Flies to New York, London Chicago, Geneva, Paris, Rome, Frankfurt, Lahore, Islamabad, Dhaka, Mumbai, Trivandrum, Madras, Cochin, Colombo, Delhi, Manila, Bangkok, Jakarta, Beirut, Tehran, Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Sharm El Sheikh, Assiut, Damascus, Amman, Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai, Muscat, Dammam, Riyadh and Jeddah
Tel: 2422493/2429437, Fax: 2431085
Middle East Airlines
Tel: 2423070/1, Fax: 2410577
Olympic Airways
Tel: 2420008, Fax: 2444420
Oman Air
Tel: 2412284/5, Fax: 2412286,
Pakistan International Airlines 
Tel: 2421043/4, Fax: 2401268
Qatar Airways
Tel: 2458888, Fax: 2437733
Royal Jordanian
Tel: 2418063/2418064, Fax: 2453130
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Tel: 2426310/2426284, Fax: 2426027
Singapore Airlines
Tel: 2424320, Fax: 2420754/2420756
SriLankan Airlines
Tel: 2424444, Fax: 2461437/2429151
Tel: 2435640/30, Fax: 2456523
Syrian Arab Airlines
Tel: 2423114, Fax: 2423115
Shaheen Air International
Tel: 2411368, Fax: 2411367
Thai Airways
Tel: 2425869, Fax: 2453702
Trans Mediterranean Airways
Tel: 2427055/2408925 Fax: 2412468
Turkish Airlines
Tel: 2453820/21, Fax: 2466580
Tel: 2426846/2427055/6, Fax: 2427136

Car Hire

Tel: 2453827/2465082
Fax: 2453829
Tel: 2408444, Fax: 2422906
Tel: 4842988/4843988
Fax: 4835218
Tel: 4848034, Fax: 4848035
Hertz International Reservation Centre
Tel: +973 17295858
Fax: +973 17292552


Crowne Plaza
Tel: 4742000/4732100, Fax: 4732020
No. of rooms: 330
Dining outlets
Al Noukhaza (seafood restaurant),
Sakura (Japanese cuisine), Ayam Zaman (Lebanese), Shabestan
(Persian/Iranian), Al Ahmadi, Fauchon Boutique and Salon, The Rib Eye
Recreational facilities
Fitness centre, (free aerobic classes,
personal trainers, masseurs/masseuses)
Banqueting/Conference facilities
Two ballrooms (up to 900 guests), 1
exhibition hall (up to 400 delegates), 1 auditorium (seats up to 90), 10 meeting rooms (up to 60 delegates)
Banqueting/Conference facilities

Four Points Sheraton
Tel: 2410595, Fax: 2413437
No. of rooms: 160
Dining outlets
Asseef restaurant, lobby cafe
Recreational Facilities
Pool, fitness and spa
Banqueting/Conference facilities
1 meeting room (up to 50 delegates)

Hilton Kuwait Resort
Tel: 3725500, Fax: 3712756
No. of rooms: 88
Dining outlets
Teatro, Courtyard Dine, Songbird, Blue Elephant, Wavebreaker, Pizza Express, Starbucks
Recreation facilities
Swimming pool, beach, fitness centre, scuba diving
Banqueting/Conference facilities
1 ballroom (Up to 1,000 guests), 6
meeting rooms (up to 100 delegates), business centre

JW Marriott Hotel
Tel: 2455550, Fax: 2440962
No. of rooms: 240
No. of suites: 75
Dining outlets
Café Royal, La Brasserie, Kei Japanese restaurant, tea lounge, Terrace Grill
Recreational facilities
Pool, Jacuzzi, sauna
Banqueting/Conference facilities
10 meeting rooms (up to 650 delegates)

Kempinski JuIai'a Hotel & Resort
Tel: 3283602/844444, Fax: 3283601
No. of rooms: 45
No. of suites: 11
No of Chalets/
Villas: 77
Dining outlets
Avenue, Sama, Sea Shell, Gazebo, Second Cup
Recreational facilities
Three swimming pools, jet-ski, table tennis, basketball, beach volleyball, ayurvedic centre, water sports centre, Underground entertainment centre, health club, kids club
Banqueting/Conference facilities
Two conference halls

Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts
Tel: 2510999, Fax: 2551325
No. of rooms: 70
Dining outlets
Capri, Garden Café, Al Marsa
Recreational facilities
Fitness centre, pool, sauna
Banqueting/Conference facilities
One meeting room (up to 50 delegates)

Tel: 4610033, Fax: 4610031
No of deluxe rooms: 57
No. of executive club rooms: 41,
No. of executive suites: 2
Dining outlets
Bays restaurant, Cuts Steakhouse and Sushi bar, Al Dente Italian cuisine), tea lounge, the lounge
Recreational facilities
Health club, pool, playground
Banqueting/Conference facilities
Three meeting rooms (up to 100 delegates), Noura Tent (up to 1,000 guests)

Radisson SAS Hotel
Tel: 5756000, Fax: 5650155
No. of rooms: 200
Dining outlets
Al Bustan, Peacock (Chinese cuisine), Al Boom
Recreational facilities
Pool, aqua gym and jet-steam, billiard room, table tennis, massage rooms, sauna, jacuzzi, steam and squash court
Banqueting/Conference facilities
2 ballrooms (up to 1,000 guests) and 12 meeting rooms up to 650 delegates)

Safir International Hotel
Tel: 2530000/2533000
Fax: 2563797/2523829
No. of rooms: 146
Dining outlets
Shirin Banu (Iranian
food), Bamboo Shoot
(Thai delicacies), Sea
Breeze, Espresso
Recreational facilities
Fitness centre, pool, tennis court
Banqueting/Conference facilities
No on-site meeting facilities available

Sheraton Kuwait Hotel & Towers
Tel: 2422055, Fax: 2448032
No. of rooms:  310
Dining outlets
English Tea
lounge, Riccardo, Al Hambra restaurant, Shahrayar (Iranian food), lobby lounge
Recreational facilities
Fitness facility, pool
Banqueting/Conference facilities
1 meeting room (1,000 delegates)

Travel Agents

Alshamel Travel
Tel: 297 6000 Fax: 240 6682
Alghanim Travel & Tourism
Tel: 802112 Fax: 2429560
Boodai Aviation Group
Tel: 887788 Fax: 2419025
Musaed Al Saleh Travel co
Tel: 2404620 Fax: 2405711
Pan Arab Travels Co
Tel: 2415554/6 Fax: 2410873