Millennium Hotels to grow KSA portfolio to 25 hotels by 2025
Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA has 11,186 rooms in operation, and a pipeline of with 7,251 rooms under construction
Hotel management company Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA has revealed plans to operate 25 hotels in Saudi Arabia by 2025.
The group, which currently operates nine hotels across Riyadh, Makkah, Madinah, and Hail in addition to seven hotels under development in Makkah, Madinah, Jeddah, Jizan, and Tabouk, is targeting strategic locations in every region across the kingdom as it maps out its growth blueprint for the next five years.
Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA has 11,186 rooms in operation, and a pipeline of with 7,251 rooms under construction.
Commenting on the expansion plans, chief executive officer of Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, Kevork Deldelian, said: “Most hotel chains target the primary cities of Riyadh, Jeddah, Madinah, and Makkah for expansion, but having operated in Saudi Arabia for five years, we have identified opportunities beyond these markets, in line with Vision 2030 and the phenomenal growth of the country’s tourism and hospitality industry.”
With Saudisation a focal point of its talent acquisition and development plans, Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA is also expanding its TooMooH programme, which trains and develops Saudi nationals to become hospitality industry leaders.
The company also aims to double its current number of employees in Saudi Arabia to fulfil its development ambitions.