Published on : Thursday, November 21, 2013
Jazan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 19 November 2013– During an opening ceremony attended by his Highness Prince Mohammad Bin Nasser Bin Abdel Aziz Al Saud the Emir (Prince) of Jizan Region and Alex Kyriakidis President and Managing Director Marriott International, Middle East & Africa – Marriott International announced the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott Jazan, owned by Abdulrahman bin Saad Al Rashid. This is Marriott International’s first hotel in Jazan, the economic city in the Southwest of Saudi Arabia., and it is the second Courtyard by Marriott property in Saudi Arabia, as Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter opened last year.
Courtyard by Marriott Jazan is connected to Al Rashid Mall, located in the heart of the city nearby major shopping malls and downtown districts with easy access to and from the King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz airport. It has 129 spacious guest rooms, including 86 king size rooms, 27 double / double rooms, 14 junior suite, 2 royal suite, two food and beverage outlets, Olea café and the lobby lounge, 24 hour room service, a fitness center including an indoor pool and seven executive meeting rooms that can accommodate a combined number or 565 guests.
Courtyard by Marriott Jazan openingAdel Jubran, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Jazan said: “We are excited that our new Courtyard is the first in our region following the global celebration of Courtyard by Marriott’s 30th anniversary which took place last month. This is a dynamic brand that is popular in Saudi Arabia, and we are excited to see its expansion in the Kingdom.”
Courtyard understands business travelers, and, through extensive research, the brand continues to evolve to meet guests’ changing needs. Combining innovative technology with style and comfort, the adaptable lobby space offers options so guests can make the most of their time on the road. Intuitive services accommodate guests’ desire for choice and control and allow them to use the public space and guest rooms to meet all of their needs while on the road.
Marriott International, Inc. is a leading lodging company based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, with nearly 3,900 properties in 72 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.
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