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Red Sea Global Unveils Thuwal Private Retreat – A Private Luxury Island Resort
Red Sea Global Unveils Thuwal Private Retreat Luxury Island on Ummahat Island

Red Sea Global has introduced Thuwal Private Retreat, a new luxury private island on a pristine 1.7-hectare sandy islet, exclusively operated by Red Sea Global, offering personalized luxury experiences located off the coast on Ummahat Island on The Red Sea and due to open in early 2024.

In line with the rising demand for ultra-private and hyper-customized experiences, Thuwal Private Retreat promises an island sanctuary that reconnects guests with nature, their loved ones, and themselves.

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A New Chapter for Red Sea Global

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John Pagano, a group CEO of Red Sea Global, described the unveiling of the Thuwal Private Retreat as a ‘milestone.’ Unlike previous projects, this private retreat will be the first exclusively owned and operated by RSG, with no third-party involvement.

“This is a milestone for us personally. It is our latest revealed project since our expanded portfolio announcement last year, and it is significantly ahead in delivery. For the first time, we are creating a destination wholly owned and operated by our expert team at Red Sea Global,” said Pagano.

Location and Facilities

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The resort features a spacious three-bedroom main villa, three one-bedroom suites, a beach club, a gym, and a wellness center and is available for a complete buy-out.

Nestled in a pristine 1.7-hectare sandy islet amidst a stunning coral archipelago on the Red Sea coast, Thuwal Private Retreat combines breathtaking natural beauty with a discrete architectural design. 

An Unparalleled Experience

Welcoming guests from 2024, the curated travel experience begins right from arrival. Guests are greeted by the guest experience team at a spectacular welcome center, accessible via a private jetty.

The Resort’s Culinary Journey

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The resort’s executive chef will craft gourmet meals using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, collaborating with local food producers, artisans, and restaurants.

A Cornerstone of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

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As a cornerstone of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, Red Sea Global plays a crucial role in transforming the nation by creating exciting opportunities for young Saudi talent and the private sector by hiring from the local community and is actively searching for ambitious Saudis who are looking to enter the luxury and private concierge hospitality industry.

RSG’s Innovative Ventures

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Red Sea Global is behind some of the world’s most ambitious development ventures, including luxury regenerative tourism destinations such as The Red Sea and AMAALA.

Redefining Luxurious Tourism

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Set to redefine luxury tourism, Thuwal Private Retreat aims to provide a haven for guests to disconnect from the stresses of daily life and enjoy a rich, personalized experience. 

Its commitment to sustainability, community engagement, and exclusivity is a shining example of Red Sea Global’s vision and dedication to creating a better future for all.

More Developments

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In a further development, Red Sea Global also revealed that it has undertaken refurbishment works at Al Wajh Airport (EJH), aiming to modernize the airport in line with international standards. 

The development includes upgrading the existing terminal and constructing a new international terminal to increase accessibility to The Red Sea islands. This is in addition to the new Red Sea International Airport which received its first flight in September 2023.

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