Holiday Inn Jeddah
Only 2 kilometer through the town centre and only 5 kilometer from shores and destinations of this Red water resorts, our Holiday Inn Jeddah-al-Salam hotel could be the ideal location for your summit, trade occasion or exclusive purpose, boasting two roomy ballrooms capable accommodate as much as 1600 delegates, plus four smaller meeting rooms for 20 to 50 friends. Moreover we a fully-equipped business centre and Wi-Fi through the entire resort – plus onsite parking services for many driving in.
Found 40 km from Jeddah airport terminal and 60 kilometer through the Holy City of Mekkah, our cosmopolitan services and main area would be the perfect solution for both Saudi and worldwide meetings. The meeting spaces provide an appealing, air-conditioned environment where to plan your business methods or talk about the most recent marketing and advertising figures, but if you wish to move away from the boardroom for a while we’ve a pool, fitness center and spa to relax in.
Al-Balad – the treasure when you look at the attention of getaway Inn Jeddah
We are uniquely positioned close to the Central Business District (CBD) plus one of Jeddah’s hottest places of interest – the gleaming white Medina Gate. When you look at the 16th century, this proud town ended up being beneath the rule of this Turkish Ottoman Empire, its huge wall space pierced by six staunch gates and watchtowers. Unfortunately, all of that remains is this one gate, the rest having been mostly torn down when you look at the post-war age. However, the Old Town of Al-Balad is still largely undamaged, and only a couple of minutes’ stroll from our resort.
As Jeddah’s business area broadened, Al-Balad was in risk of becoming torn down in preference of high-rises. Although some harm ended up being done, it absolutely was rescued from further development into the 1990s. In 2007 the Jeddah Urban developing Company was established to restore the Al-Balad region and convert it to a heritage area of historic structures and traditional art centers. Hefty investment implies fix works happen to be really underway, plus the hope is to produce a cultural and history location the equal of El-Khalili in Cairo, and achieve addition in the UN’s World history listing.
To produce history Status the town needs regional plus global cooperation – something which had been partly achieved, with both international and regional organizations working together regarding the renovation of 30 structures. We at getaway Inn Jeddah couldn’t be better placed to provide the needs of this project. Our areas cater for both minor, exclusive group meetings and large general public preparation exhibitions.
Souks and shopping centers
As it stands, Al Balad and its particular environs tend to be fast getting a center for business and tourism. The glittering modern skyscrapers house numerous huge Saudi organizations – among them the headquarters of this National industrial Bank. The upscale department stores are house to numerous high-end European fashion designer stores, whilst in the ancient souks and alleyways local dealers ply their products.
We at Holiday Inn Jeddah recommend you leave your designer searching for another day, and visit the bustling souks of Gabil, Alawiyyin and Al-Badawi, to observe how small life features actually altered because the days of the Six Watchtowers in addition to Ottoman Empire.
Emma writes articles on satisfying spaces including guides to Holiday Inn Jeddah.