Newly opened hotels and residences in Saudi Arabia to book now

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From a hideaway overlooking the serene Aseer mountains to a hotel aimed at digital nomads, there’s no shortage of places to stay in Saudi Arabia. We’ve rounded up some of the new hotels to check in to.

Citadines Abha, Aseer

Citadines Abha

Planning a domestic getaway to Abha? Explore the scenic capital of the Aseer region with Citadines Abha, located just six kilometres from the Abha Regional Airport. From chic studio apartments for adventure seekers and solo explorers to one- and two-bedroom apartments, the 140-unit apart-hotel boasts stylish interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows, offering breathtaking city views. A state-of-the-art in-house gymnasium, swimming pool, sophisticatedly designed meeting rooms and a business centre round out the amenities.

Citadines Abha gym

Nestled 7,450 feet above sea level in the mountainous district of Abha, the property overlooks the majestic Aseer Mountains and provides residents and visitors with the perfect recluse. Guests can explore the rugged mountains at Aseer National Park, which is home to a variety of birds, dense juniper forests and the towering Jabal Soodah peak. While visiting, be sure to check out the city’s restored mud-walled Shada Castle, now a handicrafts museum, in the heart of downtown Abha, and the weekly market in the nearby Al-Muftaha district showcasing locally made and handcrafted knick-knacks.

Citadines Abha, King Fahd Rd, Al-Mozvin, Abha 62583. Tel: +966 17 238 9810. The room rate starts from SAR798 per night. Discoverasr.com

Ramada by Wyndham Riyadh King Fahd Road, Riyadh

Ramada by Wyndham Riyadh

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has recently opened doors to its 13th hotel in the country, Ramada by Wyndham Riyadh King Fahd Road. The 189-room property will impress even aesthetic perfectionists with its minimalist chic vibes, neutral colour scheme and gorgeously tiled bathrooms. Amenities include an indoor pool and sauna, a banquet facility, a business centre with versatile meeting rooms, and an array of food and beverage concepts. In addition, the new hotel provides easy access to the city’s businesses and commercial districts, thanks to its location on King Fahd Road, a strategic transport link between the north and south of the city.

Ramada by Wyndham Riyadh King Fahd Road, King Fahd Rd, An Namudhajiyah, Riyadh 12734. Tel: +966 11 506 0111. The room rate starts from SAR625 per night. wyndhamhotels.com

Stella Stays Riyadh Olaya Tower 2, Riyadh

Stella Stays Riyadh

Stella Stays welcomes its second tech-enabled residence in Riyadh, Stella Stays Riyadh Olaya Tower 2, catering to a new generation of tech-savvy residents, business travellers and tourists. Located in northern Riyadh, the 16-storey property features 80 fully equipped apartments, a coworking space, and other recreational, commercial, and community amenities.

Stella Stays Riyadh

With a “Show up and Start living” concept, the focus is on a digital-first experience, which includes nifty tech features like mobile keys, self-check-in and control smart home systems. Guests will also be able to book and manage their stays, check in, request services, and more via the Stella Stays app. Plus, payment terms are flexible and can be made through various methods, including debit, credit cards and cryptocurrencies.

Stella Stays Riyadh Olaya Tower 2, Al Olaya, Riyadh 13321. The room rate starts from SAR550 per night. Stellastays.com

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