Six Senses announces second resort in Saudi Arabia

As the hotel group prepares to open its first resort in Saudi Arabia, the Six Senses Southern Dunes, by the end of the year, it is already announcing a second, to be set up in the natural region of Amaala, on the shores of the Red Sea. Both projects have been developed in partnership with Red Sea Global, a land and real estate megaproject announced by the Crown Prince in 2017.


When you think of vacations, you don’t necessarily think of the desert country of Saudi Arabia. Yet this kingdom is aiming to be the fastest-growing tourist destination in the G20.


And Six Senses‘ projects are no mirage. The group has just announced the forthcoming opening, at a date as yet unknown, of its second luxury resort in the country, the Six Senses Amaala.


Six Senses Amaala © Six Senses


Six Senses is already preparing to open the Six Senses Southern Dunes, The Red Sea in the kingdom by the end of the year. This will be in the middle of the desert, 100 km north-west of the seaside town of Umlu. The project had already been carried out with Red Sea Global. This land and real estate megaproject had been announced in mid-2017 by Saudi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salmon. Part of the Saudi Vision 2030 project, it aims to be a driving force in regenerative (luxury) tourism…



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Sophie Michentef
Sophie Michentef
Sophie Michentef has worked for more than 30 years in the professional press. For fifteen years, she managed the French and international editorial staff of the Journal du Textile. She now puts her press, textile, fashion, and luxury expertise at the service of newspapers, professional organizations, and companies.

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