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Marriott International

May 23, 2013 16:25 ET

Riyadh Marriott Hotel Unveils New Look Rooms

Popular Choice Among Five-Star Hotels in Saudi Arabia Completes Phase One of Remodel

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2013) - Riyadh Marriott Hotel is pleased to announce the completion of Phase I of its newly renovated rooms, representing one third of the hotel's total room count. This follows the recently renovated hotel lobby, the hotel's popular Najd Ballroom, and the opening of signature steak restaurant Terrace Grill.

In an effort to better serve leisure and business travelers, the rooms have been designed to offer the highest levels of comfort and convenience for guests. Every room at this Riyadh business hotel has been equipped with a unique jack pack technology which utilizes Picture in Picture (PIP) functionality allowing the guest to watch television and use the TV a laptop monitor at the same time.

The ultra-compatible plug it all in room from Marriott is fully compatible with the way the guest works, plays and get things done. Guests can check in, then plug in and watch as the room adapts to their own style. The LCD TV screens in the new rooms at this Riyadh Olaya hotel are 32" with a swiveling base and IP features. The internet has been upgraded with new fiber optic cables allowing super-fast connectivity in every room.

"This renovation provides today's performance-driven travelers with the most up-to-date and desirable ambiance and amenities that they look for in a hotel when planning their trips," said Khaldoun Hayajneh, General Manager of Riyadh Marriott Hotel.

Strategically located from downtown districts, Riyadh Marriott Hotel offers 391 rooms, is just minutes away from major shopping malls, and is within easy access to the King Khalid International Airport. Leisure facilities at this Saudi Arabia spa hotel include a heated indoor pool and a health club with a sauna and tennis court.

Guests are invited to explore the 360-degree panorama view of the iconic Kingdom Tower near this Riyadh Olaya hotel.

About the Riyadh Marriott Hotel
With its Makarim Convention Centre consisting of 2 levels "A & B" respectively, the Riyadh Marriott offers 1074 square meters of space on each level which can be divided into 3 sections with sound proof partition systems. In total, this jewel among luxury hotels in Saudi Arabia offers 22 meeting rooms which can be set up in various styles, accommodating anywhere from 10 to 1350 persons. There are also 2 magnificent ballrooms with a seating capacity of up to 1500 guests, 2 large foyer areas for pre-event activities and coffee breaks, as well as state-of-the art audio-visual equipment.

About Marriott International
Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) is a leading lodging company based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, with more than 3,800 properties in 74 countries and territories and reported revenues of nearly $12 billion in fiscal year 2012. The company operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts under 18 brands. For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at, and for the latest company news, visit

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