Millennium Hotels and Resorts Middle East and Africa has addressed its guests “with deep regrets” for the inconvenience they might have encountered during their stay at Makkah Millennium Hotel and Towers following the recent news published in regards to the agreement between Makkah Construction and Millennium and Copthorne.
On 13 June 2019, Millennium and Copthorne announced that the owner of Makkah Millennium Hotel and Towers had unlawfully, and in contrary to the terms of the operating and management agreement, interfered with the exclusive rights of Millennium in the management and operation of the hotel and towers, according to a press release on Sunday.
Millennium MEA, one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in the region, stated that it disagrees with the owner’s acts and had commenced proceedings to remove this interference and confirm Millennium’s exclusive rights to manage and operate the hotel and towers without interference from the owner or others.
“Millennium regrets for any inconvenience this situation has caused or may continue to cause to its guests,” the press release said, adding that “Millennium is pursuing all available legal courses of action inside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and is confident of the Saudi judiciary system in the protection of rights and imposing of justice.”
Millennium MEA is currently operating 4,067 keys in Saudi Arabia.
Planning to achieve the goals of 2030 vision and beyond, Millennium MEA affirms its commitment to the Saudi market and pledged to continue its limitless efforts toward tourism, travel, and hospitality sectors in the kingdom.