Raffles Makkah Palace- The Ultimate choice for Business travelers in Makkah
Thursday, January 19, 2012
24-hour Business Center Services Meet the Needs of Busy Business travelers
Makkah, October 2011: Raffles Makkah Palace magnificently crafted at an outstanding location, within the iconic Abraj Al Bait complex, directly adjacent to Al Masjid Al Haram and Grand Mosque, offers as a prominent solution for business travelers in Makkah.
Makkah, where millions of diversified visitors flock from various parts of the world also attracts considerable number of business travelers. The facade positioning of Raffles Makkah Palace allows guests to experience Holy City in a treasured style that epitomize understated opulence and elegance, while staying connected to their business. Guests enjoy a string of sumptuous amenities, a direct walkway to the Grand Holy Mosque which, along with the other elite services of the Hotel at their doorstep.
Raffles Makkah Palace is an outstanding residence for an inspiring journey of a business traveler with a spacious Business Center providing guests with comprehensive facilities and updated technology. The gracious business center reception hall reflects the Raffles signature style of “Heartfelt” service, a place where residents can receive important guests or host a social occasion in sophistication and comfort. A well stocked library further adds to the elite elegance creating an oasis of peace and tranquility, with a collection of more than 2,000 Islamic & historical books, business magazines and other reading materials.
Residents can enjoy their work with the same feel and comforts of office space while their stay at Raffles Makkah Palace. One of the most remarkable features of Raffles Business center is the advanced technologically equipped meeting rooms, furnishing floral and decorative requirements for events and meetings. An adjoining shopping center and return transfers from Jeddah’s Abdulazziz International airport are available. These conveniences personalized for the business guests combined together with the excellence of the hotel gives a residential feel to the guests whilst, allowing them to continue normal flow of their business commitments.
Business guests to Makkah can indulge in quick business lunches at any of the four restaurants or in the serenity and privacy of their room, the exquisite dinning and lounging options that will delight every palate and meetings. Al Majlis serves Levantine specialties from eastern and mediterredian countries whilst Al Qasr has eastern, western and international cuisines. Narjes Tea lounge serves gourment teas and coffees while Creamery is a fun and unique ice cream based café that has custom made Teppanyanki ice cream. Marching the taste of elegance and culinary sensations the Raffles Makkah Palace also provides unprecedented personal Butler Service, bestowing most discerning guests with an unimaginably supreme standard of service and contentment. Personal butlers exemplify “heartfelt service” as they anticipate residents’ needs.
Business travelers also have the privilege to enjoy and keep fit while on a business mission with state of the art gym and fitness center. Residents can unwind or meditate, experience the amazingly serene extravagant spa facilities, spoil themselves and enjoy some well earned relaxation time. The full-service Spa includes an extensive array of signature treatments, steam rooms, sauna, Jacuzzi and relaxation areas.
ABOUT RAFFLES HOTELS & RESORTS
Raffles Hotels & Resorts epitomizes enchanting experiences, embodying global sophistication and residential charm, imbued with heartfelt service “like a gentle breeze”. At Raffles, guests arrive as residents, leave as friends and return as family.
Raffles’ relentless pursuit of service excellence has earned its hotels and resorts a legion of international accolades such as Travel & Leisure World’s Best Awards. Its flagship Raffles Hotel Singapore was voted Best Hotel in Asia for four consecutive years by readers of Ultratravel magazine by The Daily Telegraph while Raffles Beijing Hotel received top score among all hotels in Beijing in Condé Nast 2011 Gold List. In addition, Raffles Hotels & Resorts is consistently ranked among the world’s top hotel brands in the annual Condé Nast Traveler Business Travel Awards.
Raffles Hotels & Resorts is owned by FRHI Holdings Ltd, a leading global hotel company with 98 hotels and resorts worldwide under the Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont and Raffles branded residences, Estates and luxury private residence club properties. For more information, please visit www.raffles.com
Raffles Hotels & Resorts’ award-winning collection of legendary hotels includes:
1. Raffles Hotel, Singapore
2. Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
3. Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
4. Raffles Beijing Hotel, China
5. Raffles Dubai, United Arab Emirates
6. Raffles Tianjin, China
7. Raffles Makkah Palace, Saudi Arabia
8. Raffles Paris – Le Royal Monceau
9. Raffles Praslin, Seychelles
Future additions include:
1. Raffles Makati, Philippines
2. Raffles Sanya, Qingshui Bay, China
3. Raffles Konottaa, Maldives
4. Raffles Jakarta, Indonesia