General Travel News

Swiss Belhotel to open 4 new hotels in the GCC

Swiss-Belhotel International is to open four new hotels in the GCC during the first half of 2020. The new properties are located in Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain. The first of these – Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar Kuwait – recently opened its doors marking the group’s debut in the country as well as the entry of the brand in the region.

All four hotels are centrally located in dynamic neighborhoods. The Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar Kuwait is a trendy 4-star lifestyle property located in Kuwait City’s beachfront promenade overlooking the magnificent Kuwait Bay merely 18 km from Kuwait International Airport. The hotel boasts seven different types of spacious guest rooms. On site is an open-air swimming pool, a state-of-the-art fitness center with day light, a well-equipped business centre, an all-day-dining international restaurant, a specialty restaurant, a trendy lobby café, a conference room and a private roof-top terrace for special occasions and celebrations.

Swiss-Belinn Muscat, Oman, opening by the end of February 2020, enjoys an outstanding location within 10 minutes of the Muscat International Airport. Defined by youthful and fresh vibes, it is a contemporary 3-star hotel featuring 128 well-appointed rooms. Swiss-Belinn Muscat offers guests a wide range of facilities including excellent dining, meeting and co-working spaces.

Grand Swiss-Belresort Seef Bahrain, opening in Q2 of 2020, is a luxurious 5-star property centrally located in the Kingdom. Featuring 193 uniquely designed rooms and suites where elegance meets contemporary style, it is equipped with top-notch facilities. Awaiting guests is a choice of exceptional dining experiences, 3 meeting rooms and a stunning ballroom, a salon, a spa, a health club and an outdoor swimming pool.

Swiss-Belsuites Admiral, opening in Q2 of 2020, is a modern 4-star hotel located in the heart of Juffair in Bahrain on the American Alley directly opposite the US Navy base. Bahrain International Airport is only 10 km away. Guests can enjoy diverse dining experiences at the hotel with two signature specialty restaurants, an all-day dining outlet, a bar and a lobby café. Included in its facilities is also a contemporary meeting room equipped with the latest audio-visual technology.

More General Travel News
Saudi Arabian Airlines wins best stand design award at Arabian Travel Market 2022
flydubai to operate some flights from Dubai World Central during runway refurbishment project at Dubai International
South Korea Pavilion among top five at Expo 2020 Dubai
Latest Travel News
flydubai to operate some flights from Du...
South Korea Pavilion among top five at E...
Collect souvenirs from the first Emirate...
Featured Sights To See
PIA Planetarium

PIA Planetarium

Karachi, Pakistan

This is a one-of-a-kind museum in Pakistan. It is a kind of virtual observatory which regularly puts on shows about the solar system and cosmic phenomenon, with a large dome as the screen on which the slide shows/movies are presented. The hall inside is pretty comfortable, and the seats are just like real aeroplane seats. The shows are interesting and captivating for a first-time viewer, but, unfo...

Jefferson Memorial

Jefferson Memorial

Washington DC, United States

A tribute to the primary author of the Declaration of Independence and the country's third President. The memorial was built on land reclaimed by the Potomac River, now known as the Tidal basin. It is a columned rotunda in the style of the Pantheon in Rome, whose classical architecture Jefferson himself introduced to this country. A 19-foot bronze statue of Jefferson atop a 6-foot black granite pe...

Alhamra Arts Council

Alhamra Arts Council

Lahore, Pakistan

‘Alhamra’ literally means a woman in red clothes. This building is made up of red bricks, earning the same impression. The architect was Nayyar Ali Dada and this complex has been admired for its superb architecture, even receiving an award for it.  It is a venue for many art exhibitions, theatrical shows and musical concerts. It also acts as a training centre offering courses in various arts ...

Mosque of the Prophet (Masjid Al-Nabawi)

Mosque of the Prophet (Masjid Al-Nabawi)

Madinah, Saudi Arabia

This Masjid is the second mosque ever built in Islam after the Quba Mosque. It is so much more valuable to the Muslims because it was built by the Prophet and his Companions. It is the major attraction of Madinah and the only reason why so many Muslims around the world flock to this city. It is a Grand Mosque that is signified by its stately green dome and fine Islamic architecture. It is also the...