When we think of the connotations of a paradise getaway we think of luxury, pristine views, relaxation, rich culture, and rejuvenation. For travelers who seek to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and re-center themselves, the Waves Hotel in Umluj City offers a retreat like no other, which will leave guests with an unforgettable holiday experience.
Umluj City has played a vital part in the cultural and historical heritage of Saudi Arabia, it is steeped in history that dates back to the Nabataean era. Once a bustling trading post that served as a gateway between the Arabian Peninsula and the Mediterranean world, it was home to many Bedouin tribes who were famous for both their bravery and hospitality.
Today Umluj City is a dream destination for nature lovers, as it is on the route of many migrating birds and marine creatures. The city also boasts the most incredibly stunning natural attractions such as the Red Sea beach, known for attracting thousands of tourists annually. The Red Sea is famous for its warm waters all year round, its colorful and vibrant coral reefs, and its abundant aquatic life, not to mention the many health benefits.
Umluj City is also home to many festivals that are hosted throughout the year and during the mango season, the falcon hunting, and squid hunting seasons and celebrate the local traditions and culture.
The beautiful coastal city located in the western part of Saudi Arabia is home to the stunning white sand beaches and turquoise blue waters of the Red Sea. To ensure the highest quality of beach tourism, the local government has implemented a variety of measures. These measures include providing clean and safe beaches, improving access to public and transportation amenities, and creating an attractive environment for all visitors. The government has also been working closely with the local businesses of Umluj City to promote sustainable tourism practices which help protect the environment while still ensuring economic growth. Through these government efforts, the city has become an increasingly popular spot for tourists that are seeking a beach getaway.
The vision of 2030 by Crown prince HRH Mohamed Bin Salman and the city constantly evolving, inspired Mr. Lafi Al Faydi to bring exposure to his city with iconic hospitality attraction. Mr. Lafi Al Faydi was born and raised in the city of Umluj and made it his life’s mission to completely transform his home city for the better for all those who live there. His vision was to bring new life to his city, providing a new opportunity for locals. He wanted to provide its visitors with an unparalleled level of service and attention to detail. This vision led Mr. Lafi Al Faydi to establish the Waves Hotel, a one-of-a-kind luxurious beachfront hotel the likes of which the city has never seen.
From its humble beginnings as a small beach resort, the Waves Hotel has grown into a luxurious five-star hotel that offers world-class services and amenities. It has direct access to the beach and provides its guests with world-class amenities such as private beach access, an infinity pool, signature spa treatments, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a wide array of restaurants and banquet halls. The hotel features modern and elegant rooms with breathtaking views of the Red Sea.
Standing out from other hotels in the area, the Waves Hotel boasts a unique blend of modern design and traditional hospitality. With its stunning beachfront location coupled with its chic, contemporary interiors, the hotel offers guests an experience that is relaxing, rejuvenating, and stimulating.
Mr. Lafi Al Faydi wanted to encourage the Saudi people who lived in the area to explore the idea of working in the tourism and hospitality industry, and with Umluj City showing all the resources to do so, he decided to pave the way and show what could be done for his community. The government however supported him and encourages his efforts to the city as His Royal Highness Prince Fahd bin Sultan – Prince of Tabuk province honoured the pre-opening ceremony.
Many different hotel brands approached Mr. Lafi Al Faydi with the offer to manage the property for him, but he believed that he would create his very own new brand in the tourism and hospitality industry resulting in a building block for not only the people of the area but the opportunity for many more properties in the future.
To learn more about the Waves Hotel or book your stay, please visit: https://wavesumlujhotel.com/