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Saudi Arabia to have 155 new hotels by 2015

Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Commission for Tourism and Antiquities has said 155 new starred hotels are expected to enter the Saudi market during 2014-2015, Arab News has reported. The number of hotel rooms in the kingdom’s five-star, four-star and three-star properties currently exceed 24,000 rooms in various categories. There are around 55 hotels in Riyadh City, 15 of which are five-star properties. Riyadh has 20% of the Saudi hospitality market share.