Project: Mixed-Use Development (comprises two 5-star hotels, one 4-star hotel, a high-end residential tower and two retail buildings).
Location: Makkah, KSA
Client: RMJM / UMM AL QURA DEVELOPMENT
Project Size: BUA of 357,075 sqm
Scope: Design Review/Validation of IFT (Issued for Tender) Documents and Issue of Construction Documentation (IFC)
Located at the Western threshold of Al-Haram Mosque, the MASAR Project is a large-scale masterplan that will enhance both the visitor’s urban experience and pilgrim’s movement from mass transit nodes towards the holy site in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. The project covers an area of approximately 1.2 million square meters and the Site of it has been divided into plots of varying sizes. As part of the development plan for the site, the Client intended to implement the necessary infrastructure for the complete Site. Package A is located at the Gateway to Al-Haram Mosque, acting as the key hub that will connect the various public transport networks serving the district. With prominent views towards the cultural and spiritual heart of the city, the scheme includes two 5-star hotel buildings, one 4-star hotel building, a high-end residential tower and two retail buildings that will together set the architectural direction for the MASAR Project.