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Riyadh Hotels

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Almuhaidb Olaya

Free cancellation eligable

OYO 146 Al Asemah Hotel Riyadh

Free cancellation eligable

Al Faisaliah Suites

4.5 465 reviews

Crowne Plaza Riyadh RDC Hotel & Convention

4.0 69 reviews

Hyatt Regency Riyadh Olaya

4.5 290 reviews

Movenpick Hotel Riyadh

4.0 403 reviews

Narcissus Hotel & Residence Riyadh

4.5 300 reviews

Rosh Rayhaan by Rotana

4.5 390 reviews

Vivienda Hotel Villas Granada

5.0 5 reviews


4.0 262 reviews

Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh

4.5 611 reviews

Madareem Crown Hotel

Makarim Riyadh Hotel

3.5 32 reviews
No free cancellation eligable

Four Points by Sheraton Riyadh Khaldia

3.5 206 reviews

Holiday Inn Meydan

Al Faisaliah Resorts & Spa

No free cancellation eligable

Al Faisaliah Suites

Fraser Suites Riyadh

Holiday Inn Riyadh - Al Qasr

3.5 253 reviews
No free cancellation eligable

Hyatt Regency Riyadh Olaya

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Visiting Riyadh: The City for the Future

Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, lies slightly on the eastward end of the centre of the country. Presently, Riyadh is situated on a desert plateau and is mostly thought of as a business destination. The lifestyle of Riyadh is supremely strict, as most forms of entertainment are banned in this city. There is also a strict dress code for locals, both men and women. While there are not too many points of interest in the city of Riyadh, it is still considered to be The City of The Future. The name ‘Riyadh’ literally means ‘garden’; and it is one of the wealthiest cities in the world.

Riyadh Hotel Booking Tips

  • Location of Riyadh Hotels

    : The location of a hotel in Riyadh will be one of the main determining factors of the price you will have to pay for a hotel room. Typically, hotels which are located in the commercial areas or busy areas near the heart of the city will be more expensive as compared to hotels located away from the city centre.

  • Budget Hotels in Riyadh

    : It is not necessary to spend an extravagant amount of money on hotel rooms during your stay in Riyadh. By visiting the Cleartrip website, you can easily book hotel rooms as per your budget and get the most out of your stay in Riyadh.

  • Seasons to Book Hotels in Riyadh

    : Typically, hotels rooms are cheaper during the summer months, as the weather and climate outside during summer months in Riyadh are too hot and brutal for any outdoor activities. July to August are highly hot and humid months in Riyadh. However, October to March are the best times to visit Riyadh, and booking hotel rooms in advance can help you get cheaper rates on hotel rooms.

  • Reviews of Hotels in Riyadh

    : When looking for hotels in Riyadh online, it is always a good idea to check out the different reviews and recommendations of the hotels. This will give you a genuine idea about the customer service and the amenities offered in different hotels, and you can pick one according to your needs.

Best Localities to Book Hotels in Riyadh

  • Hotels near Olaya District:

    The Olaya District is hands down the best locality to book hotels in Riyadh. All the hotels in this area are beautiful and luxurious, and are close to all the major shopping centres, as the area is right in the centre of the city.

  • Hotels near Al-Murraba:

    Al Murabba is one of the oldest areas in Riyadh and home to many magnificent hotels. If you are in the mood for traditional Arabic cuisine, you will find a lot of great restaurants in this locality right near your hotels.

  • Hotels near Downtown Riyadh:

    Downtown Riyadh is an excellent place to look for hotels during your stay in Riyadh. The locality is well connected by all forms of transport and has many shopping centres as well as opportunities for leisure activities around the area. By visiting the Cleartrip website, you can easily look for other best localities for hotel bookings in Riyadh and even search for them according to your budget.

How to reach Riyadh?

The Riyadh King Khalid International Airport is located just 35 km north of Riyadh. Both domestic as well as international flights from all over the globe arrive and depart on this airport. It is famously considered as the gateway of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

This airport is only the second largest airport in the city, after the Jeddah airport. There are almost 40 different airlines from all over the world, which fly to and from Riyadh airport. They connect Riyadh with cities like Dubai, London, Dammam, Abu Dhabi, and Islamabad.

Of course, there are different kinds of shuttle services, buses and cabs, which will also take you to and from Riyadh. International bus services can also be availed from countries like Turkey, Syria, Egypt, and Jordan.

Hotel Deals in Riyadh

Depending on the locality of the hotel, plus the kind of star service and amenities you are looking for, you will come across all kinds of hotels in Riyadh to suit your budget. Some of the best 4 star and 5 star hotels in Riyadh can run from 331 United Arab Emirates Dirham to 552 United Arab Emirates Dirham; however, you can also find cheaper hotels in Riyadh for 220 United Arab Emirates Dirham.

Must Try Dining Places

  • The Globe- King Fahd Road

  • Al Orjouan- Mekkah Road, Al Hada Area

  • Elements- Al Urubah Road

  • Al-Najdiyah Village- Al Nuzhah area

  • Spazio- Al Olaya

  • The Najd Village- Qalat Al Najm

  • The Grill- Olaya Street

  • Café Bateel- Tahlia Street

Places of Interest

  • Al Rajhi Grand Mosque- One of the largest and the most beautiful mosques in Riyadh, you can visit on your own or even opt for a guided tour of this beautiful mosque and appreciate its unique design and architecture.

  • Kingdom Centre- In Riyadh, you will come across mostly commercial buildings and very few entertainment centres. However, Kingdom Centre is a beautiful building, which has a floor dedicated specially to women brands, spas, wellness centres, stores, salons and also some high class bars!

  • AL Faisaliah Mall- Al Faisaliah Mall seems to be the cooler and more popular cousin of Kingdom Centre. Here, you will come across the local youth who are just hanging around and trying to have a good time.

  • Heet Cave- A cold water dive in the middle of a hot desert, some of the most spectacular views, and one of the best experiences when in Riyadh.

  • Al Bujairi Square- A historical themed park where one can simply go to unwind, relax, eat some good food and enjoy some amazing views.

  • National Museum- The National Museum consists of 10 galleries where the history of Islam is beautifully laid out in detailed description for those who are interested in knowing more about the rich history and culture of the place.

  • Riyadh Gallery- If you are looking for a more relaxed atmosphere where you can shop, look around and enjoy the diverse crowds, Riyadh Gallery is the mall to visit.

  • Salam Park- A huge park which is covered with bountiful nature, along with a dancing fountain, some amphitheatres, and a popular place to hold events in Riyadh.

Interesting Facts About Riyadh

  • Main Income:

    Riyadh has a camel market, which sells about 100 camels in a day, making it the world’s largest camel market.

  • People:

    Riyadh has a population of 5 million residents out of which 66% are native Saudi Arabians whereas 4% are foreigners coming from Africa, Europe, Southeast Asia, and other places in the Middle East.

  • Religion:

    Saudi Arabia is the birthplace of the religion of Islam.

  • Culture:

    Saudi Arabia is the home to some of the holiest places of worship; the Mecca and the Medina.

  • Shopping-

    Riyadh has many popular malls, such as the Panorama mall and the Eslam Fahmy.

  • Language-

    Arabic is the main language spoken in Riyadh.

Climate of Riyadh

Riyadh is marked by desert climate; which basically means extreme heat during the day, where summer months can experience temperatures of 45 degree Celsius to even 54 degree Celsius, however, during nights, the temperature drops suddenly, and can reach up to 15 degree Celsius during the winter month of January. The month of April experiences the most amount of rainfall in Riyadh, however, there is not much precipitation in Riyadh.

The best time to book hotel in Riyadh

October to March

The best time for tourists to visit Riyadh is during the pleasant months of October to March. However, the hotel prices may experience a surge during these times. It is best to book your hotels in advance so that you can enjoy cheaper rates in hotels during your stay in Riyadh.

July to August

The hottest months experienced in Riyadh are during the months of July to August. During these months, the city experiences unbearable hot and humid mornings and cold evenings. However, hotel bookings during this period are relatively cheaper.

Popular events in Riyadh

  • Janadriyah Festival- This festival is the most famous and most awaited festival of Saudi Arabia. The festival lasts for two weeks and gives everyone an insight on the history, culture and rich heritage of Saudi Arabia.

  • Jeddah Festival- This festival is the most tourist friendly festival. Held during the months of June and July, tourists can get sampled delights of Saudi Arabias finest food, handicrafts, and lots of exciting events.

  • Eid Ul-Fitr- This three day festival marks the end of the month long religious fast of Ramadan. Locals are extremely generous during this time, and may even leave huge goodie bags at the doorsteps of strangers during this festival.

  • Eid Al-Adha- This festival is extremely important to all the Muslims of Saudi Arabia; the festival lasts for four days and everyone celebrates by dressing up in the finest of clothes, eating the best food and sharing gifts and prayers with each other.

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