Enjoy the heritage and hospitality of Saudi Arabian culture, holy sites, markets, shopping and relaxing from the majestic Qasr Al Sharq hotel.
Jeddah is the main entrance to the holy Islamic cities of Mecca and Medina. See the Makkah Gate in downtown Jeddah. Hajj and Umrah season pilgrimages often begin in Jeddah, the gateway to the holy sites. Marvel at the Floating Mosque, located next to the Red Sea giving the impression that the mosque is floating on water.
Qasr Al Sharq’s proximity to King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED) makes it a perfect luxury base for sightseeing in Jeddah and pilgrimages to holy cities.
Discover designer label shopping closer to Qasr Al Sharq in nearby Tahlia Street. Famous for upscale boutiques, this area is amongst the wealthiest in Jeddah.
Admire one of the tallest water fountains in the world, King Fahd’s Fountain at Jeddah Corniche. The fountain jets water 312 metres (1,024 ft) above the Red Sea. Time your visit to see the fountain magnificently illuminated at night.
Explore the bustling souks of Jeddah. Hunt for bargains at these colorful markets and enjoy coffee in one of the many coffee shops. Visit the Al Ballad – the Old City in downtown Jeddah and admire grand architecture as you shop in Jeddah city center.
Take the family for a fun outing to Al Shallal Theme Park in Jeddah, and experience one of the largest rollercoasters in the country.