Business Traveller (Middle East)
Aloft Riyadh set to launch, Westin and Element to open 2022
is scheduled to open on July 15 at the intersection of Olaya Main Road and Makkah Main Road. The hotel contains three restaurants, five meeting rooms and business centre.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has also announced it will debut its Westin (388 rooms) and Element (244 units) brands in Riyadh, close to the King Abdullah Financial District, in 2022. Both properties are part of a mixed-use development which includes 4,000sqm of retail space.
An additional two hotels, Le Méridien Riyadh and Aloft Riyadh King Fahd Road, are expected to open by March 2017 and January 2018 respectively.