Our deluxe Package is ideal for those who are looking to spend a little longer, relax and enjoy in the sacred cities of Makkah and Madina . We have also handpicked two of the most luxurious hotels in Makkah and Madina, both hotels offering exceptional service and are located a stone’s throw away from the Haram.
Our Hajj group will be accompanied by the esteemed Sheikh Shaqur Rehman who has completed a PGCE along with a MA in Applied Linguistics. He preceded his secular studies with a traditional Islamic education beginning in Egypt in 1999-2001 which he further developed in Syria and Saudi Arabia whilst teaching English in various universities and institutions. During his Islamic studies, he managed to memorise the Holy Qur’an and attain authorisation (Ijaza) in recitation and various Islamic sciences including theology and jurisprudence. Sheikh Shaqur is currently a Senior Advisor at the Islamic council of Europe
Raffles Makkah Palace, Saudi Arabia is an exclusive all-suite hotel with astonishing views of the Grand Mosque and the Kaaba, drawing inspiration from the heritage, culture and faith of the Middle East.
In an outstanding location directly adjacent to Al Masjid Al Haram – the Grand Mosque – Raffles Makkah Palace, Saudi Arabia offers easy access to King Abdulaziz Gate, the main entrance to the Grand Mosque, and provides a unique residential experience.
Each of the 214 suites overlook the holy site and each provide gloriously generous accommodation, with separate living and dining spaces, and unrivalled attention to detail. This is a refined and elegant sanctuary, an experience of a lifetime, one of the world’s great hotels.
Located within the Abraj Al Bait Complex – which includes a premium four-story shopping centre, prayer hall for up to 10,000 persons, convention centre for up to 1,500 persons, museum and a Lunar Observatory – this really is a very special hotel in a remarkable destination: the best hotel in the perfect location in the holiest city on earth.
It’s a place you’ll never forget; an experience to be savoured, an exciting, enchanting place loved by those with an adventurous soul and a taste for the very best.
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Oberoi, Madina enjoys an unrivalled position amongst luxury hotels in Madina, just steps away from Al Masjid Al Nabawi Al Sharief (the Prophet’s Mosque) whose green dome marks the final resting place of the Prophet Mohammed.
The hotel is equipped with a large number of spacious and efficient lifts on each floor, so that getting to the mosque is effortless. All rooms and suites,/a> have spacious, well equipped bathrooms and offer complimentary high speed Internet for up to four devices. We also have a number of interconnecting room options for groups travelling together. For guests’ comfort and assurance, the closest entrance from the hotel to the mosque is the ladies’ gate.
The Oberoi, Madina offers is the only luxury hotel in Madina with a health club, massage and steam rooms (for men only).
We also have the largest banqueting facilities in Madina. Our banquet halls can accommodate up to 1,000 guests. They have separate entrances for male and female guests, as well as a stage and an elevated gallery for bridal couples.
With incomparable views, an unsurpassed location and dedicated, personalised service, The Oberoi, Madina guarantees an unforgettable stay in this historical, holy city.
**Please note that there are no official arrangements made by the Saudi Authority for the trips to Jamarat and Makkah during the stay in Mina. Pilgrims are expected to make their own arrangements.