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Makkah Millennium Hotel all set to host 20,000 Haj pilgrims

04:26 PM | 23 Jul, 2018
Makkah Millennium Hotel all set to host 20,000 Haj pilgrims
LAHORE - Makkah Millennium Hotel and Towers, the luxury hotel serving pilgrims coming to Makkah and located directly over the Holy Haram opposite to King Fahd Gate, is ready to welcome more than 15,000 pilgrims coming from across the globe mostly from the GCC, Turkey, Egypt, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Australia, France, the United States and the United Kingdom, and East Asia during Haj season 2018.

The property with an inventory of 1,614 rooms and suites is fully equipped to provide unrivaled quality of service and comfort for the Hajj pilgrims as the Hotel is connected to a commercial complex with more than 450 shops, restaurants and four large prayer rooms with a capacity of hosting 20,000 people, Saudi Gazette reported.

“Our goal is to give our guests a sense of belonging and absolute comfort," said Saad Khayat, General Manager. "By being in the holiest part of the world, we have the privilege of providing an environment that gives the guests the feeling of being in their second home and have a spiritual experience in the presence of an integrated and fully dedicated staff to serve the guests of this sacred place.”

"Every year, we start to train our staff immediately after Eid al-Fitr to cover all the departments with all the support in hospitality, safety, and security to host the guests properly during their Hajj visit. We also communicate daily with tour operators and secure tips and guidance on schedules and travel routes," Khayat said.

To fulfill the needs of the pilgrim guests, Hassan Khalil, Hotel and Towers Manager pointed out that the culinary team across its seven restaurants is fully prepared to offer a carefully designed menu based on the study of the tastes of guests coming from all over the world.

The hotel offers a wide selection of cuisines inspired by the different cultures of the world including a 24-hour room service.

The hotel also offers other services to provide comfort to the pilgrims such as the children's club under the care of children's professional team throughout the day.

Foot massage services for men, provided by a specialist therapist, in addition to many services which are designed to meet the needs of guests, including special rooms equipped with international standards, as well as a Braille guide for visually impaired guests, and also a 24/7 doctors ready on call, besides a 24-hour security and safety team.

The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.

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Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 22 February 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 22, 2024 (Thursday)

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300.2 for buying and 303.2 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.6 for buying, and 354.1 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.2 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.45.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 22 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300.2 303.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.6 354.1
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.2 76.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.45 75.2
Australian Dollar AUD 181.15 183.15
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207.15 209.15
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207.1 209.1
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08

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