Al Faisaliah Mall
Riyadh is often referred to as a shopper’s paradise, and that’s certainly the feeling visitors will get at the Al Faisaliah Mall, found in the Al Faisaliah Centre. This is where visitors can find global brands like Next, Benetton, DKNY and even a branch of Harvey Nichols which stocks the very best high-end brands.
Once shoppers have loaded themselves up with bags at Al Faisaliah Mall, they only have a short 15 minute drive back to their hotel in Riyadh’s centre. The hotel’s concierge will be happy to assist with shopping bags while guests put their feel up in the sauna or one of the on-site restaurants.
Shopping in Riyadh
Riyadh’s population has tripled since the 1970s and the city is now a thriving hub for business activity in Saudi Arabia. Riyadh’s wealth and success can be seen in its impressive buildings, its fine dining scene and the proliferation of boutiques and shopping malls. In fact, shopping is one of the most popular local pastimes in Riyadh.
All that shopping is bound to make visitors hungry. Thankfully, there is an expansive food court with a huge range of options to suit every palette and whim Al Faisaliah Mall where guests can sample local delicacies and exotic flavours.
For a taste of old Riyadh, visitors should explore the Masmak Citadel to inject some culture into their stay in between shopping excursions to Al Faisaliah Mall.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh
Found right in the heart of Riyadh, the Radisson Blu Hotel makes an ideal base for a business or leisure trip to the city. First rate meeting facilities, a fitness centre, elegant guest suites and multiple restaurants make this the perfect haven to unwind in after a visit to Al Faisaliah Mall.