Discover the Clock Tower in Makkah, a marvel of luxury and construction, dwarfing icons like Big Ben and boasting 1,650 exquisitely designed rooms.
How many rooms are in clock tower Makkah?
As the focal point of the Clock Towers Complex, the tower offers 76 floors of exquisitely designed luxury, including 1,650 rooms and suites, many with sweeping views of Makkah’s revered religious sites. Choose a Fairmont Gold room or stay on the Fairmont Royal Floor for the most luxurious experience imaginable.
Is Makkah clock tower bigger than Big Ben?
However, Makkah’s iconic tower’s face is 35 times bigger than that of Big Ben. It stands at a height of 607 metres, almost twice that of the Eiffel Tower (in Paris) making it the third tallest building in the world.
How big is the Mecca clock tower?
The Makkah Clock Royal Tower, also known as the Abraj Al-Bait Towers, is a building complex in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. The tallest tower in the complex stands as the tallest building in Saudi Arabia, and the tallest hotel in the world, with a height of 601 meters (1,972 feet).
How old is the Kaaba?
Since Abraham built al-Ka’ba and called for Hajj 5,000 years ago, its doors have been of interest to kings and rulers throughout the history of Mecca. Historians say that when it was first built, the Kaaba had no door or roof and was simply made of walls.