Makkah Clock Royal Tower: dignified elegant hotel in the heart of Mecca

Pilgrims heading out to Mecca this year are spoiled for choice if they are looking for luxurious lodgings. The Makkah Clock Royal Tower, a Fairmont hotel, is situated in one of the world’s tallest towers with 76 stories at 577 meters high and it overlooks the Ka’aba.  The tower is quite prominent as it is […]

Raffles Makkah Palace: luxury hotel steps away from the Grand Mosque

If you are going to Makkah (Mecca) for pilgrimage and are looking to stay in a luxury hotel that is close to the Grand Mosque, check out the Raffles Makkah Palace, located in the towering Abraj Al Bait complex. It has 213 suites overlooking Al Maasjid al Haram. There are 3 types of suites: Signature, Royal […]