Jetting into Jeddah, on the Red Sea coast of the illustrious Saudi Arabian Kingdom is exciting as it is enchanting. A mesmerizing historic city marrying old world architecture, and culture, with a breath of new world universal modernity.
Known as the Bride of The Red Sea, it attracts pilgrims, traders, business moguls and tourists from around the world to share in a taste of its adventure and magic. When it comes to travel planning, the Lifestyle Luxury Awards have rated The Hotel Galleria by Elaf as a winner in the category of The Best Luxury Hotel in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for 2020, which places this fine establishment in the forefront of luxury travel to the area.
The Hotel Galleria by Elaf is a stately wonder to behold. Standing outside the entrance looking up at the astoundingly regal construction, sets the tone for what is to be an extraordinary travel experience. Its ornate and grand composure invites esteemed guests in to revel in royal-like surroundings for the duration of their stay.
An iconic destination fusing elegant Italian architecture together with Arabian hospitality, as the foundation of its existence. Widely known for its awe-inspiring architecture, art, cuisine and superlative service, this award-winning hotel is conveniently located in the central lifestyle, business, and shopping precinct of Tahlia Street.
With 364 rooms, the sprawling hotel offers a spectacular selection of room types to accommodate any travel requirement. Select from Deluxe, Executive Deluxe or Delight rooms, or opt for any of the suites which include Executive, Honeymoon, Princely, Royal and Business categories. Plus, luxurious interiors reflect fine Arabian artistry, using fine materials of the highest quality, keeping guests in supreme comfort.
Marble clad bathrooms are sensational and add to the luxurious touches that radiate from this exclusive hotel. Shoe shining services, free Wi-Fi, minibar, pillow menu, limousine service on request, concierge & valet services are some of the features available.
Every possible dining event, social or business gathering has been catered for, as they offer five distinguished outlets for guests to enjoy. The Aqua Lounge boasts the roof-top location, overlooking the magnificent city, complete with swimming pool and sun loungers for ultimate relaxation. Elevated and suspended between two towers inside the hotel, one will experience the Bird Cage.
The thrilling space that surrounds diners is the light from the surrounding glass building and grandeur of the hotel interior. Gourmet highlights here include sweet confectioneries and artisanal delights, also making an ideal meeting venue.
Then they have an incredible Italian eatery - Cafe Milano. Expect a full Milanese gourmet experience, with sublime flavors and espresso aromas wafting through the air. Great for casual business meetings, family, and couples dining. They also offer a 3-course set menu to help facilitate business meetings, as part of their hospitality. Guests can look forward to Afternoon Tea, with delicious finger-bites and a global tea menu for seasoned connoisseurs.
The Kitchens restaurant offers grand scale and spacious dining, with a full global intercontinental menu. An exciting environment to be in, watching the chefs prepare the meals with live kitchen demonstrations. Ideal for large groups and families, and it also offers flexible event options with its deconstructed and multifaceted setup.
Finally, guests can experience one of the finest steakhouses in all of Jeddah - at the restaurant Vaquero. The eatery exudes luxurious sophistication and offers live cooking in the open kitchens as well as musical entertainment. The steaks are stored in rooms with Himalayan salt walls and glass panels to preserve their quality - which is essential in the Vaquero dining concept.
As with most luxury hotels, they offer a Wellness Centre, but what unexpected additions such as nutrition counselling, fitness guidance, weight management and group classes, which is valuable over and above the beauty and massage therapies. Events, conferencing, and weddings are planned to perfection with their team of event professionals. Every detail is well thought out and prepared for, ensuring your important occasion runs flawlessly and remains memorable to the attendees.
A highly respected honor issued by the Luxury Lifestyle Awards is well deserved to the quintessential The Hotel Galleria by Elaf.