ASAP member Ascott has signed two new two new serviced residences, with the 280-unit Ascott Makkah and Spectrum Serviced Residences in Jeddah, with 69 2-bed apartments, both set to open in 2017.

Continuing growth in religious tourism to Mecca means Ascott Makkah will be developed specifically to cater to short- to mid-length stays, while Spectrum Serviced Residences in Jeddah takes Ascott’s tally of properties in the Red Sea port city to five.

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