The latest addition to the Radisson Collection in its premium lifestyle collection of iconic hotel properties in unique locations, is Nofa Resort Riyadh.
Located just outside of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the African-style resort has 57 luxurious bungalows and villas overlooking Nofa Wildlife Park, featuring an equestrian estate as well as a world-class golf course surrounded by sand dunes and mountains. Tim Cordon, Area Senior Vice President—Middle East, Turkey & Africa, Radisson Hotel Group, said, “We’re thrilled to open our first Radisson Collection hotel in Saudi Arabia, and our third in the Middle East region. Radisson Collection brings together hotels that aim to offer the exceptional, and Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel offers guests a once-in-a-lifetime experience as an exclusive retreat with unparalleled leisure facilities. We also believe this is a positive step in raising the awareness of leisure tourism in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where both domestic and international visitors will enjoy a fabulous experience.”
Located 1.5 hours’ drive away from Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport, the hotel is nestled in a landscape of golden sand dunes and majestic mountains. Exciting leisure e activities include the impressive equestrian resort that features a show-jumping arena, a specialised race track, a polo field and an extensive stable complex. Guests can even test themselves with a round of golf at one of the top courses in Saudi Arabia. The 18-hole course makes use of the natural desert environment to set a challenge for even the most experienced golfers.
Gary Ellis, General Manager, Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel, said, “We look forward to welcoming our first guests to this distinctive and exclusive African-style resort. I’m confident the blend of deluxe accommodation, unique facilities and the service provided by our enthusiastic team will prove to be a compelling reason to visit our hotel.”
Nofa Resort Riyadh, A Radisson Collection Hotel features three on-site restaurants — The Tswalu restaurant, with its African-style interiors serving international cuisine; The Butcher’s Den that provides an upscale culinary experience and The Al Fresco restaurant which serves Italian classics for a more relaxed and informal dining experience.