Radisson Blu announced the opening of its first and largest resort in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia.
The resort, which is called Al Khobar Half Moon Bay, has 137 rooms, suites and private chalets.
Talking about the new resort, Tim Cordon, area senior vice president, Middle East, Turkey and Africa, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, said: “We are delighted to bring the Radisson Blu brand to Al Khobar, and increase our presence across the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.
"The Kingdom has been and continues to be a key strategic focus for the group in line with the Saudi Vision 2030, which promotes economic diversification and tourism growth.
"We are proud to be making our own contribution to this sector growth with 38 hotels in operation or under development across the Kingdom.”
The resort is just 50km from the south of the city and it features health clubs for men and women, an outdoor swimming pool, bicycle rental services and a kids’ playing area.
Al Khobar Half Moon Bay is accessible through the main highways connecting Dhahran to Al Khobar and Dammam, while King Fahd International Airport Dammam (DMM) is 54km from the resort.