The holy city of Mecca will soon have the world’s biggest hotel, the Abraj Kudai.
The report states that five floors of the hotel will be reserved exclusively for the Saudi royal family.
Another structure in planning stages that’ll have a series of hotels. Jabal Omar Development
The Mecca Clock Royal Tower Hotel overlooking the Kaba. Emaar
“The city is turning into Mecca-hattan,” says Irfan Al-Alawi, director of the UK-based Islamic Heritage Research Foundation, an organisation that tries to save what little heritage is left in Saudi Arabia.
All buildings related to the prophet has been bulldozed to pave way for hotels, lavatories, etc. And there is yet another humongous structure coming up that will eventually accommodate 100,000 people in 26 luxury hotels.