Makkah al Mukarramah is located in the west of Saudi Arabia, is the holiest city in Islam. A pilgrimage to Makkah, known as the Hajj is the fifth Pillar of Islam.
Non Muslims are strictly prohibited from entering the Holy City of Makkah. If any non Muslim want to visit the Holy City, he only requires a Visa of testifying the one Almighty Allah is Last Prophet (P. B. U. H Then no one can stop him for entering the Makkah. The government of Saudi Arabia issues specials visas for those making the pilgrimage which will handle the considerable paperwork for them, but for traveling there you must follow the rules because they will not tolerate if someone break their laws. It is necessary for the women to travel with a male guardian called Mahram.
The Weather of Makkah is Warm, and there are many famous and luxurious hotels on walking distance to the Holy Masjid, and if some one want to book cheap or Luxurious hotels then he should book through reliable travel agents in Makkah or who deals Makkah Hotels, For avoiding any inconvenience, it is very good if you make your hotel booking before the traveling as the occupancies of hotels are mostly full. Some of the best hotels of Makkah's are:
Hilton Hotel and Tower Makkah
It is Luxurious five star chain hotel known by worldwide is located in the city centre, offering 1,400 rooms, suites, villas and apartments, just a few steps from the Holy Haram. The Makkah Hilton Hotel & Towers is a part of the largest, most prestigious complex in the city and close to many historical landmarks.
Le Meridien Towers Hotel Makkah
It is also well known famous five star hotel is elegantly designed and equipped with luxurious fittings and amenities, is directly connected to the Holy Mosque through the tunnel of King Abdulaziz gate—just five minutes away by car. It has stylish guest rooms and suites. Warm earth tones in addition to the luxurious sitting and work areas create an inviting ambiance for you to experience and enjoy.
Movenpick Hotel and Residence Hajar Tower Makkah
It is also most famous hotels of Makkah trusted by the tourist worldwide, is superbly located directly on the Haram Court facing the King Abdul Aziz Gate. It has 406 spacious rooms are a showcase of quality accommodation at its very best. The Italian style interior design combined with the integration of modern technology reflects a truly welcoming experience.
Sheraton Hotel and Tower Makkah
Worldly Famous Sheraton Hotel faces the holy Haram and is only a few steps away from Al Marwah Gate. The Sheraton Makkah Hotel and Towers Makkah offers the latest in guest amenities and technology. It offers 166 guest rooms and offers the latest in modern amenities.
Sofitel Elaf Kindah Hotel Makkah
It is located in the capital of Islam, adjacent near to the Holy Haram. Accommodations: A Modern malty - story Building featuring 169 Deluxe Rooms & Suites, Overlooking the Holy Haram & the Magnificent City of Makkah.
Dar Al Tawhid Intercontinental Hotel Makkah
It is Located in front of the Holy Mosque , only one step from the lobby and you are in the courtyard of the Holy Mosque. The most convenient location among the other neighboring Hotels in the city
Mercure Grand Umm Al Qura Hotel Makkah
5 Star near Haram who offer you the quietness along with a spiritual atmosphere to perform your Umrah/Hajj. The Mercure Grand Umm Al Qura Hotel Makkah is located in the Holy Makkah City, capital of Islam, about 950 m. distances from the Holy Mosque. Mercure Grand Umm Al Qura Hotel Makkah offer many varieties of services from Room Service, Restaurant, and laundry for your utmost comfort. Free shuttle bus services are available from/to the Haram during praying time. ‘Enjoy the Arabian Hospitality of our team which will make your stay different and memorable’.
Mercure Hibatullah Hotel Makkah
381 spacious rooms, including a number of suites, providing a variety of accommodation types to meet all requirements. 10 minutes walk from the Holy Masjid.
Metropolitan Hotel Makkah
It is located 700 m. to Haram having 200 Luxurious Rooms 40 Flats.
Al Shohada Hotel Makkah
It is located in Al Ijyad district, only 4 minutes walk from the Holy Haram. Also the location gives easy access from all major ring roads and freeways for faster arrival for visitors coming from outside Makkah, has has 536 luxurious guest rooms and suites, all designed with distinct charm, sumptuous funrishing, orignal artwork, all with private bathroom, colur TV, radio, mini-fridge, international direct dialing telphone, quality guest amenties, centeral air conditioning and kitchens in all suites.