This luxe hotel in a striking, 76-story building with a clock tower is less than an 11-minute walk from Diamond Tower, a 93-story skyscraper, and Masjid al-Haram mosque.
The 1,542 modern, chic rooms have Wi-Fi (fee) and flat-screen TVs, plus minibars and designer toiletries; some have mosque views. Luxe suites add sitting areas, and tea and coffee making equipment. Upgraded suites feature butler service and private lounge access. Studios and apartments are available.
There are 8 dining options offering a range of Middle Eastern to Lebanese cuisine. Other perks include a kids' club, a gym, and a spa area offering massages, a sauna and a hot tub.