Prize lure at Riyadh

The Al Nasseem Restaurant ... special buffets lined up during Ramadan.

Marriott Visitors and residents of Riyadh are being offered a chance to win a daily prize during Ramadan as part of a promotion package to be introduced during the Holy Month by the Riyadh Marriott Hotel.

Located in the heart of the Saudi Arabian capital, Riyadh Marriott is ideally suited for businessmen.

During Ramadan, the hotel is offering special room rates and a range of value added benefits to visitors to the city.

Single and double deluxe rooms are being offered at SR399 ($106) and SR499 per room per night respectively. The charge includes an Iftar buffet.

The hotel is offering a 50 per cent discount off the rack rate for suites. The offer does not include an Iftar buffet.

Riyadh Marriott will lay on sumptuous buffets for both Iftar and Suhour (the early morning pre-fast meal) for SR95 and SR65 respectively inclusive of service charges this Ramadan.

Among other value benefits offered by the hotel as part of the Ramadan package are free stay for children under 12 years of age, a fruit basket on arrival, free daily newspaper, free enrollment in Marriott Rewards, the group's guest loyalty programme, late check-out and a chance to win an air ticket.

The Riyadh Marriott has 378 rooms, 33 suites, 59 executive level rooms with all the rooms offering individually controlled air-conditioning, satellite television, voice mail, data port, tea/coffee making facilities, mini-bar, hair dryer and iron and ironing board.

The dining options include Al-Nasseem Restaurant which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with regular themed buffets in the evening and the Atrium CafŽ in the lobby serving light meals, refreshments, and freshly baked pastries.

The hotel also offers a range of leisure facilities including a heated outdoor swimming pool, comprehensive health club facilities, sauna, steam room and massage centre.

As a major business hotel in the capital, Riyadh Marriott also has extensive facilities for conferences and meetings with its grand ballroom and individual salons capable of accommodating groups from 10 to 350 people.