IHG Hotels & Resorts has partnered with Almuhaysin Group to open the first Regent Hotel in Saudi Arabia by mid-2024. This prestigious waterfront property, known as Regent Jeddah, will offer unparalleled views of the Corniche and Jeddah’s Formula 1 racetrack, setting a new standard for ultra-luxury in the country.
Regent Jeddah will join the ranks of other Regent properties located in glamorous destinations like Bali, Santa Monica, and Hong Kong. Following the opening of the iconic Carlton Cannes hotel, known as the epitome of elegance and the “Grande Dame” of Cannes’ hotel scene, this new development represents another milestone for the brand.
The debut of Regent in Saudi Arabia aligns with the country’s Vision 2030, which aims to transform the kingdom’s economy and diversify its offerings. As a brand that seeks to reinvent luxury travel, Regent Jeddah will provide trailblazing luxury experiences to a growing number of travelers visiting the country.
Regent Hotels are renowned for their innovation, extraordinary views, landmark destinations, and exceptional service. With a rich heritage and a commitment to bold ideas, Regent has set the ultimate standards for travel and living throughout its existence. Regent Jeddah will be one of the first new generation Regent Hotels to open globally, becoming an unrivaled destination for luxury experiences in Saudi Arabia.
The hotel will feature nearly 182 rooms facing the Red Sea, offering guests an exclusive beachfront experience. With 29 stories dedicated to luxury and sophistication, Regent Jeddah will also include five spacious penthouses, attracting corporate executives and Saudi guests seeking extraordinary hospitality.
To cater to discerning travelers, the hotel will boast a 1,500 sq m spa by Raison d’Etre, known for their work with Six Senses Spa, a 200 sq m health club, and indoor and outdoor pools. Guests will also have access to exceptional dining experiences, including three concept eateries and a lounge.
Saudi Arabia is a priority market for IHG in the Middle East, and the expansion of their global portfolio in the kingdom demonstrates their commitment to Vision 2030. The opening of Regent Jeddah in collaboration with Almuhaysin Group will bring a new era of luxury hospitality to the kingdom for both domestic and international guests, as well as business travelers seeking exquisite experiences during their stay.
Haitham Mattar, Managing Director of IHG Hotels & Resorts India, Middle East, and Africa, expressed his pride in introducing the iconic Regent brand to Saudi Arabia. He believes that Regent Jeddah, with its prime location and extraordinary facilities, is poised to become a landmark destination in the region.
Currently, IHG operates 39 hotels across five brands in Saudi Arabia, including InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Staybridge Suites, and voco. Within the next three to five years, an additional 30 hotels are set to open, further solidifying IHG’s presence in the country.
In conclusion, IHG Hotels & Resorts‘ partnership with Almuhaysin Group is set to bring the first Regent Hotel to Saudi Arabia. Regent Jeddah will redefine luxury in the country, offering breathtaking views, exceptional service, and unique experiences to its guests. With its prime location, extraordinary facilities, and commitment to Vision 2030, Regent Jeddah is poised to become a landmark destination in the region.