Al Faisaliah Hotel Scoops Three World Travel Awards in 2013

May 6, 2013

-“Middle East's Leading Luxury City Hotel”-
-“Saudi Arabia's Leading Conference Hotel”-
-“Saudi Arabia’s Leading Hotel Suite”-

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, was re-affirmed as one of the leading luxury hotels in the Middle East after the five-star property was named “Middle East’s Leading Luxury City Hotel” at the annual World Travel Awards held in Dubai last night (Sunday). This is the second time the ultra-luxury property has won this award.

Riyadh’s most luxurious hotel is renowned for its exceptional quality, superior accommodation, impeccable 24-hour Butler personalised service and attention to detail throughout the hotel. Conveniently located in the centre of the business capital of Riyadh, the five-star Al Faisaliah Hotel provides guests with easy access to all facilities in the city, from business locations to international designer retail outlets, and a wide range of world class dining choices.

The Al Faisaliah Hotel, managed by Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, also earned recognition for its superior event amenities, winning “Saudi Arabia’s Leading Conference Hotel” for 2013. With the largest column-free banquet and meeting space in the Kingdom, Al Faisaliah Hotel offers the most flexible venue space for corporate and social events, and is the venue of choice for global conferences, summits and high profile events.

The World Travel Award for “Saudi Arabia’s Leading Hotel Suite” was awarded to Al Faisaliah for its spectacular Royal Penthouse Suite, the jewel in the crown of the exclusive Al Faisaliah Suites, and one that includes two master bedrooms, a further guestroom, and a dedicated spa room in addition to the other luxury amenities in the duplex suite.

Owned by the Al Khozama Management Company (Al Khozama), a leading luxury commercial property development, investment and management company in the Kingdom, Al Faisaliah Hotel has earned more than 32 international awards for excellence since it opened 13 years ago, and is recognised worldwide for its unrivalled personalised service, exceptional quality and attention to detail.

Receiving the World Travel Awards on behalf of the company, Alex Pichel, General Manager of Al Faisaliah Hotel said: “To receive three World Travel Awards is indeed an honour for Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel and recognises the tireless efforts and dedication to excellence that our team puts in seven days a week. To earn recognition at this international level inspires us to continue delivering the best in all we do.”

Riyadh’s most luxurious property opened at Al Faisaliah Hotel in May 2000. In a city that gracefully melds tradition with sophisticated style, Al Faisaliah Hotel defines the ultimate in modern elegance and prestigious location. The stunning hotel boasts the largest column-free banquet and meeting facilities in the Kingdom. With the introduction of dedicated 24-hour butler service, the 330-room and suites property has elevated the art of personal service to new levels. Perfectly suited to the discerning business traveler, Al Faisaliah offers spacious accommodations, technologically advanced in-room communications systems, five culinary venues, with “La Cucina” being the sixth addition, a state-of-the-art health club and easy access to world-class shopping.

Al Khozama Management Company (Al Khozama) was originally founded as the direct property investment and management arm of the King Faisal Foundation. AKMC is a property investment company, based in Riyadh, developing and investing in prime, modern properties and providing property asset management to third party property owners across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Middle East. AKMC owns Al Faisaliah Hotel and Hotel Al Khozama, and manages Al Shohada Hotel in the holy city of Makkah, as part of a larger portfolio. For more information on AKMC, please visit www.akmc.com

About Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel
Riyadh’s most luxurious property opened in May 2000. In a city that gracefully melds tradition with sophisticated style, Al Faisaliah Hotel defines the ultimate in modern elegance and prestigious location. The stunning hotel boasts the largest column-free banquet and meeting facilities in the Kingdom. With the introduction of dedicated 24-hour butler service, the 224-room property, soon to be a 330-room property, has elevated the art of personal service to new levels. Perfectly suited to the discerning business traveller, Al Faisaliah offers spacious accommodations, technologically advanced in-room communications systems, five culinary venues, with a sixth “La Cucina” opening in 2010, a state-of-the-art health club and easy access to world-class shopping

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