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Ritz-Carlton Residences enters Saudi Arabia’s cultural giga-destination

The Ritz-Carlton Residences in Diriyah will offer families an integrated community experience with cultural venues, plazas, and leisure facilities

Ritz-Carlton Residences enters Saudi Arabia's cultural giga-destination

Diriyah Company has announced that it will be bringing the Kingdom’s first Ritz-Carlton Residences to the centre of Diriyah. The luxurious residential property will be inspired by the local Najdi heritage, featuring modern amenities and lifestyle choices, and contributing to establishing Diriyah as a world-class destination.

The Ritz-Carlton Residences in Diriyah will offer families an integrated community experience that is designed to encourage social connectivity with cultural venues, plazas, and leisure facilities.​

The Residences provide a selection of six layouts for the residential villas, ranging from three, four, to five bedrooms, in addition to a courtyard. The property also allows owners to choose from three distinct interior designs ranging from the traditional Najdi to Contemporary.

Moreover, the Diriyah Company had previously obtained a real estate developer certificate from the National Off-Plan Sale and Leasing Program “Wafi” after fulfilling the conditions and standards.

In the coming years, the gigaproject is scheduled to reach more than 20,000 residential units, numerous luxury hotels, global brands, international restaurants, museums and educational academies, and open theatres.

Ritz-Carlton Residences enters Saudi Arabia's cultural giga-destination

Ritz-Diriyah’s Luxurious Experience

Jerry Inzerillo, Group CEO of Diriyah Company, said: “Central to Diriyah’s unique offering is its culture and heritage. Taking inspiration from the architecture, design, and lifestyle that make this city so unique, we are offering the world’s most exclusive and luxurious hospitality operators and brands the opportunity to reimagine their customer and visitor experiences. Diriyah’s redevelopment is improving the quality of life for the community of not just Diriyah but of wider Riyadh.”

He added: “The proximity to the Saudi capital makes this an ideal destination for cultural explorers, leisure, and business travellers. As we embark upon the next chapter of this ancient place, we are thrilled, delighted, and honoured to have partnered with Marriott’s Ritz-Carlton to forge what will be truly regarded as the pinnacle of branded luxury residences.”

Sandeep Walia, Chief Operating Officer – Middle East, Marriott International commented: “We are delighted to strengthen our relationship with the Diriyah Company. We are proud that these residences will carry the flag of The Ritz-Carlton brand, which has already established itself as symbol of luxury and elegance across the globe, including Saudi Arabia. With the launch of these residences in Diriyah, the legacy of Ritz-Carlton will become a lifestyle and elevate the meaning of luxury living in the Kingdom’s foremost historic cultural destination.”

Ritz-Carlton Residences enters Saudi Arabia's cultural giga-destination

By holding sustainability as the cornerstone of its urban development strategy, the Diriyah Company aims to leverage the power of scalable digital infrastructure and innovative end-user services, and to elevate the quality of life for the Diriyah community and the broader Riyadh region.