Being part of the luxurious Abraj El Bait Complex, Swissôtel Makkah is a designer hotel in close proximity to the Holy Haram overlooking the Kaaba and the Grand Mosque. It boasts free Wi-Fi and 2 restaurants. All modern accommodations at Swissôtel are decorated with printed carpeted floors. Each suite offers a spacious sitting area with a flat-screen TV and a minibar. A marble bathroom is also included. Al Ruwad Restaurant offers fine dining with a selection of mouth-watering seasonal specialties, and at Café Swiss a combination of international and traditional cuisine are served. Room service is available 24 hours. King Abdulaziz International Airport is 50 miles from Swissôtel Makkah. Ironing and laundry can be arranged by the 24-hour front desk.
Majlis Grand Mercure Medina has 5-star accommodations overlooking the Prophet Mosque, which is 270 yards away. It features a gym and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Red floor carpets and recessed lighting provide the air-conditioned rooms with a warm feel. Each room has a flat-screen satellite TV and DVD player. The private bathrooms have double vanity sinks. After a good night’s rest, guests can enjoy breakfast in their rooms. The hotel's restaurant serves traditional Saudi cuisine. There is also a selection of on-site shops. Free private parking is available at the Majlis Grand Mercure Medina. The staff at the 24-hour front desk can arrange a shuttle service to and from Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz Airport.