The Nobu Hotel Riyadh will offer 99 rooms and 35 suites The Nobu Hotel Riyadh will offer 99 rooms and 35 suites

Nobu Hotel Riyadh has made key management appointments ahead of its scheduled opening of Q4 2016.

Initially reported to have a 2015 opening, the hotel, designed by the Rockwell Group Europe and a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, is located in downtown Riyadh on King Fahd Road.

With 99 rooms and 35 suites, it claims to be the first luxury boutique hotel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It will offer three restaurants, including its signature Nobu restaurant, the Market Place all-day dining restaurant, and Zan Tea House.

The Nobu Hotel Riyadh will also offer event facilities: two ballrooms with separate green rooms, six meeting rooms and personalised off-site catering, along with a VIP lounge and the Abariz Spa.

Nobu Hotel Riyadh general manager Mark Carnazzola said: "I am extremely delighted to welcome our experienced and talented executive managers to the hotel and I look forward to working with them in opening this very exciting hotel."

The hotel has made appointments in the finance, human resources, rooms and sales & marketing departments, and is currently recruiting for a director of F&B and director of engineering.

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