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5 Best Hotels with a Grand View of Al Ka’aba


Planning for Umrah or Hajj in 2023? Looking for the best hotels that are closer to Al Masjid Al Haram and have rooms with a beautiful view of Al Ka’aba?  

Makkah has plenty of hotel options with closer proximity to the Grand Mosque. But if you want to make your journey as memorable as possible, you should definitely pick one of the hotels with the beautiful sight of the holy Al Ka’aba. 

Here is the list of 5 best hotels which is a sure shot to make your spiritual trip special and memorable. Let’s get into it! 

Swissôtel Al Maqam Hotel, Makka

Rated as the best and top hotels in Makkah, Swissôtel Al Maqam is a part of the well-known Abraj Al Bait complex, offering an ultra-luxurious and comfortable stay for pilgrims visiting Makkah. This majestic hotel is situated in the heart of the city with direct access to Al Masjid Al Haram from Ibrahim Al-Khalil Street and the entrance to the Umm Al-Qura tunnel.

Pilgrims staying at Swissôtel always enjoy the gorgeous views of the holy Al Ka’aba and the Al Masjid from their rooms and love waking up to this sight. Apart from the views, this contemporary 5-star hotel offers spacious rooms with top-notch facilities for their guests and separate elevator service to avoid rush hour for guests. They have a good array of dining options such as the fine-dining restaurant Al Khairat and Masharif Tea Lounge serving a combination of international and traditional cuisines.  


  • Location: St Tower F, Ibrahim Al Khalil, St, Tower F, Al Maqam 21955, Saudi Arabia
  • Distance from Al Masjid Al Haram: 100m, 2 min walk
  • Room Details: Choose the premier room with a panoramic view of the Holy Al Ka’aba, Al Masjid Al Haram, and the holy city.
  • Room Rates: Starting from AED 600 per night
  • TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5 

Fairmont Makkah Clock Royal Tower  

Another hotel that has direct access to the grand mosque is the Makkah Clock Royal Tower, A Fairmont Hotel. Situated within the Abraj Al Bait complex, this hotel has 76 floors, features around 1000 rooms, and offers the opportunity to enjoy beautiful views of Al Ka’aba, Al Masjid Al Haram, and the city.

They have impeccable hospitality and customer service, offering their guests the most comfortable stay. Additionally, the hotel has ten delectable dining options, ranging from creative Asian fusion to Makkah’s first five-star Saudi cuisine.

Guests looking for the ultimate spiritual retreat, inner peace, and repose, then this is the hotel that ticks all the boxes.

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  • Location: King Abdul Aziz Rd, Endowment, Ajyad Street, Mecca 24231, Saudi Arabia 
  • Distance from Al Masjid Al Haram: 100m, 2 min walk 
  • Accommodation: Signature room with an Al Ka’aba view 
  • Room Rates: Starting from AED 800 per night 
  • TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0/5 

Pullman ZamZam Makkah Hotel 

The iconic 5-star Pullman Zamzam Makkah is the 3rd best hotel in Makkah located adjacent to the Abraj Al Bait complex and situated just a few steps away from Al Masjid Al Haram overlooking King Abdul Aziz gate.

The hotel offers partial views of Al Ka’aba, Al Masjid Al Haram, and Jebel Al Noor and is ideally positioned in closer proximity to the area’s popular attractions. It features all sets of 5-star amenities and facilities for its guests. It is also connected to a shopping arcade, where guests can shop for traditional and culinary treats on their way back home after their trip.   

Discover the true sense of peace and comfort at Pullman Zamzam as guests are closer to Al Ka’aba and feel contentment in the heart with a beautiful sight.


  • Location: Complex King, Diamond Tower, Abdel Aziz Endowment, Al Haram, Mecca 21955, Saudi Arabia 
  • Distance from Al Masjid Al Haram: 39m,1 min walk
  • Accommodation: Deluxe Room with partial view of Al Ka’aba 
  • Room Rates: Starting from AED 600 per night 
  • TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0/5

Jabal Omar Hyatt Regency Makkah 

Located on Ibrahim Al Khalil Road and next to the prominent Abraj Al Bait complex, Jabal Omar Hyatt Regency is situated right next to Al Masjid Al Haram. This 19-storied hotel features 656 spacious guestrooms which are well-equipped with all the amenities one would expect from a five-star hotel, such as smart televisions and free Wi-Fi.

Nothing can be more comforting than waking up to the gorgeous view of the Al Ka’aba or sipping your evening tea in front of the floor-to-ceiling glasses that offer exemplary views of the holy city. 


  • Location: Ibrahim Al Khalil، Street، Jabal Omar, Makkah 
  • Distance from Al Masjid Al Haram: 140m, 2 min walk 
  • Accommodation: King bed with Al Ka’aba view 
  • Room Rates: Starting from AED 650 per night 
  • TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5

Makkah Hotel & Towers 

Enjoy the beautiful views of Al Ka’aba from the comfort of your room at Makkah Towers. It is a well-known five-star hotel that is located in the center of Makkah City next to Ibrahim Al Khalil Street. Guests can enjoy popular eateries around this hotel and walk comfortably to King Fahad gate and the Al Masjid Al Haram due to its proximity.

There are several different types of accommodations available at the hotel, including executive suites, family rooms, and rooms with city or landmark views. The reception and hotel staff were helpful, polite, and professional. In addition to many other amenities, the rooms come equipped with sofas, room service, kitchenettes, and cleaning. 


  • Location: 9V8M+53G, An Naseem, Makkah 
  • Distance from Al Masjid Al Haram: 120m, 2 min walk 
  • Accommodation: Premium room with an Al Ka’aba view 
  • Room Rates: Starting from AED 900 per night 
  • TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5

People planning a spiritual trip to Makkah; be it Umrah or Hajj or a general visit could be overwhelming at times. Booking a hotel closer to the Al Masjid Al Haram with plenty of eating options and necessary facilities nearby could help ease your trip and offer you a peaceful and comforting journey.

Book through Umrahme for the best deals on the finest hotels in Makkah and Madinah and make your trip memorable. 


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