Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh Wins Award for Luxury Design Hotel at the World Luxury Hotel Awards
Thoughtfully renovated property lauded for superior aesthetic and structural design
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – January 2014: Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh has scooped up the “Luxury Design Hotel” award in the Country Winner Category at the World Luxury Hotel Awards recently held in Phuket, Thailand.
The hotel has undergone a complete renovation over a period of several months, executed by British architectural and interiors firm GA Design. The renovation features new jewel-toned design schemes in all Hotel room and suite offerings, as well as structural and aesthetic changes in public areas such as the Hotel Entrance, Reception, Lobby Lounge, guestroom corridors and floor lobbies, in addition to the refurbished restaurants “Elements”, “ROSSO” and “The Grill”.
“At Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh, our commitment to superior service and personalised attention has guided some of the decisions we have taken in terms of room layout, as well as the facilities and amenities we have chosen to incorporate in the upgraded room and suite offerings and in the Hotel’s public areas. Our aim is to grant our guests – who come to Riyadh from all across the world – a physical product and an experience that is comparable with the very best” says Greg Pirkle, General Manager of the hotel.
The World Luxury Hotel Awards is considered the pinnacle of achievement for luxury hotels worldwide. The Awards account for 50 categories in the luxury hotel industry and winners are judged on service delivery and effective management. The winners are voted for by international tour operators, travel agents and hotel guests, making the process objective and unbiased.
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