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The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh
Al Hada Area, Mekkah Road, Riyadh
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The price is Rs21,568 per night from 28 Oct to 29 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (136 reviews)

"when i arrived and i was late for the check in time , the room was not ready yet !"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh
Al Waha Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
Wadi Aldawasir Street,6 Olaya Main Road, Riyadh
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4.2/5Very Good! (141 reviews)

"Location is perfect, property is quiet and staff are pleasant. The room is very clean and comfortable. Furniture is a bit dated"…"

Reviewed on 18 Feb 2020

Al Waha Palace Hotel
Aquarium Hotel
Al Murabaa District, Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, Riyadh
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4.1/5Very Good! (20 reviews)
Great unique theme Pleasant stay

"Friendly staff Clean Excellent WIFI Suite was roomy and all facilities available Breakfast very reasonable Excellent communication"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2016

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Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter
4 out of 5
Al-Hada District, Abdullah bin Huzafah, Al-Sahmi Street, Riyadh
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The price is Rs8,046 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (183 reviews)

"Best hotel I admitted in riyadh so far. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on 5 Apr 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter
Four Points by Sheraton Riyadh Khaldia
Imam Faisal Bin Turki Street, (Khazzan Street), Riyadh
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The price is Rs4,180 per night from 7 Nov to 8 Nov
4.1/5Very Good! (141 reviews)
Short Business trip review

"It is an older Hotel, with Friendly staff. I requested an Airport pick-up and drop-off as well as late check-out. The Hotel is good there are no other amenities nearby to go out in the evenings. Very good for business trips"…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2019

Four Points by Sheraton Riyadh Khaldia
voco Riyadh
King Fahed Road 1300, Riyadh, Riyadh
Free cancellation
The price is Rs11,481 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
4/5Very Good! (78 reviews)

"Very nice hotel and their reception staff is wonderful people indeed. Only issue I didn't like is the food very very expensive."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

voco Riyadh
Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh
Al Mubarakiah Plaza, King Abdulaziz St., P.O. Box 18006, Riyadh
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,977 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
4/5Very Good! (150 reviews)

"The staff very helpful great personnel service was fantastic in very trying time. Will always appreciate the great staff!!!!!!!!!!!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jun 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh
Al Amoria Apartments
Turki bin Abdullah Street, Al Shemaysi, Riyadh
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Everything worked fine for our stay and we were happy. Cheers"…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2015

Al Amoria Apartments
Boudl Al Qasr
Al Suwaidi St., w/ Sultana St. Behind Al Qasr Mall, Riyadh
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The price is Rs6,201 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.9/5Very Good! (70 reviews)

"When we arrived for check in they couldn't find our booking it took long for them to finally find it. Then our room was never cleaned, dust bins never changed for a period of stay which was three nights, no toilet paper, i had to buy my own. We requested for an extra blanket and plate and were told ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jan 2020

Boudl Al Qasr
Executives Hotel Al Azizia
Talaten Alnaql Al Gamaai, South Ring Road, Riyadh
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3.9/5Good! (30 reviews)

"I booked it with breakfast but when I arrived to hotel there were no breakfast They asked me to pay more than 13 € per day for breakfast while they haven’t this value for food offered even...!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov 2019

Executives Hotel Al Azizia
Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
Olaya Street, PO Box 69112, Riyadh
Free cancellation
The price is Rs5,691 per night from 29 Oct to 30 Oct
3.8/5Good! (97 reviews)
Business Trip o Riyadh

"I have previously stayed at Holiday Meydan so my expectation was similar to it. However overall it was an okay experience."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan 2020

Holiday Inn Riyadh-Olaya
InterContinental Riyadh
5 out of 5
King Saud Road, Riyadh
Free cancellation
The price is Rs8,792 per night from 29 Oct to 30 Oct
3.7/5Good! (66 reviews)
BUSINESS TRIP TO RIYADH

"THE HOTEL IS VERY GOOD GENERALLY, THE STAFF ARE FRIENDLY AND ALWAYS WILLING TO HELP. THE INTERIOR DECOR IS A LITTLE DATA AND IN NEED OF UPGRADING. THE BUFFET FOOD IS SOME OF THE BEST QUALITY I HAVE TRIED WHILST IN THE MIDDLE EAST."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

InterContinental Riyadh
Al Reef International Hotel
King Abdul Aziz Street, Riyadh
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3.6/5Good! (15 reviews)

"The hotel does not keep anything in room freeze. It is difficult to get something when you arrive late in hotel after your flight. Hotel should keep few items(cold drinks, biscuits etc) in room freeze. Hotel also need to increase items in restaurant."…"

Reviewed on 4 May 2014

Al Reef International Hotel
Golden Tulip Qasr Al Nasiriah Riyadh
4 out of 5
Al Mather St., Al Nasiriah Quarter, PO Box 3389, Riyadh
Free cancellation
The price is Rs3,356 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
3.1/5 (76 reviews)

"It was nice Clean room Checking in was very easy Friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul 2020

Golden Tulip Qasr Al Nasiriah Riyadh
Tulip Inn Riyadh
3 out of 5
Al Batha Area, Riyadh
Free cancellation
The price is Rs3,371 per night from 31 Oct to 1 Nov
2.7/5 (54 reviews)
avoid this hotel. Its not worth the money

"This hotel needs to be stripped and rebuild. Smoke smoke smoke smoke smoke in everything. Spent 1 night, woke up sick, dizzy and soar throat of the smoke infuzed elements of the room. Bed, couch, curtains, wallpaper, carpet. All smoke. Bathroom is outdated, and when you shower all is wet."…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2019

Tulip Inn Riyadh
Qasr Al Hamra Al Aswaq
Al Batha, Al Futah, Riyadh
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1/5 (1 review)
Allowed booking though they had no availability

"I went to the hotel after booking and receiving the confirmation to find that there is no available rooms"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jun 2015

Qasr Al Hamra Al Aswaq
Qasr Al Hamra Al Batha
Al Batha, Al Amal, Riyadh
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1/5 (3 reviews)
Review of FRAUD hotel (Qasr Al Hamra Al Batha)

"It was just horrible. When i booked the hotel on 4.8.2015 through internet,though i got the hotel confirmation no.8031823010929, yet they never send the confirmation by mail.While booking i already paid 155 SAR through internet banking. When i reached the hotel the next day,i.e, on 5.8.2015 in Riyadh,the ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2015

Qasr Al Hamra Al Batha
Orchid Al Ghorabi
2.5 out of 5
Al Batha, Al Amal, Riyadh
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Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Riyadh?
You’re likely already making plans to see the sights of historical relevance while on holiday in Riyadh. During your stay, you can visit the shops and coffee shops.
Where's the best place to stay in Riyadh that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Tulip Inn Riyadh is a top 3-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers 2 restaurants and free WiFi. Other choices close to historic sites include Aquarium Hotel and Al Waha Palace Hotel.
How many historical hotels are there in Riyadh?
Riyadh is home to 505 hotels and other accommodation options bookable on Expedia, including 70 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical sites and other places to visit in Riyadh?
Landmarks like Al Musmak Fortress and Ancient Diriyah in Riyadh might be worth a visit. Cultural venues include National Museum of Saudi Arabia and King Abdulaziz Historical Center. Al Batha Market is another popular sight to explore.
What is a historic hotel like in Riyadh?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll enjoy a holiday in a place that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the public spaces and guestrooms of such hotels in Riyadh, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The building and architecture of historic hotels tend to be what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Riyadh have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the normal amenities found in most hotels will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Riyadh, you won’t find a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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