The largest hotel in the world will be built in Mecca, in Saudi Arabia and will have 10,000 rooms, where tourists and pilgrims will be accommodated.The hotel is part of a $ 3.5 billion project, which will resemble a fortress in the desert. Work will be completed in 2017 and the hotel will be located in the center of Mecca Manaf, 2.2 km south of the holy Masjid al-Haram mosque.
The hotel will have 10,000 rooms and 12 towers, 44 floors high. Space also will be equipped with 70 restaurants, several heliports and a huge conference center.
Two of the towers will provide five-star hotel according architects from the company Dar Al-Handasah. The remaining 10 towers will provide four stars.
The hotel’s interior will be designed by London studio Areen Hospitality and benefit from opulent style. The hotel also has a mall, a huge parking lot and other facilities on 60,000 square meters large. The total buildable area of 1.4 million square meters will be.
Kuda Abraj Hotel is the only one to be opened in Mecca. Conrad Hilton Hotel Makkah develops that will be opened in 2016.
The largest hotels in the world were, until now, in Las Vegas. Venetian and The Palazzo, which operates one hotel offers room 7.117. Also, the MGM Grand in Las Vegas has no less than 6852 rooms, writes telegraph.co.uk.