In Mecca, opened the largest hotel in the world
• In Mecca, opened the largest hotel in the world
10 000 rooms, 70 restaurants and 5 helipads - armed with an indicative budget of 3, 5 billion dollars, Saudi Arabia intends to build on its territory, the largest hotel in the world and goes to the goal by leaps and bounds.
The hotel, which is still under construction, will be stretched to 1, 4 million square meters, is expected to open in 2017. The complex is located two kilometers from the largest mosque in the world, Masjid al-Haram.
The luxury hotel with 10 000 rooms, 70 restaurants, 5 helipads and 12 towers was named "Abraj Kudai". The biggest tower reaches a height of 45 floors, the lowest - 30. The last five floors will be reserved for the Saudi royal family.
The hotel will also boast a wide range of cuisine, huge convention center, bus station, shopping center and a ballroom.
Each year during the Hajj to Mecca is visited by about 2 million pilgrims, the total number of visitors per year is 20 million.