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The Address Hotel Makkah Unveils Sky Mussallah, The World’s Highest Prayer Room In A Skybridge
The Address Hotel Makkah Unveils Sky Mussallah The Worlds Highest Prayer Room In A Skybridge

The 5-Star Address Hotel in Jabal Omar in Makkah has unveiled its Sky Musallah, which is the highest prayer room in the world located within a sky bridge.

It earned a Guinness World record standing at 483 meters above sea level, offering breathtaking panoramic views of Al Masjid Al Haram, The Holy Kaaba, and Makkah City.

The skybridge connects the two twin towers of The Address Jabal Omar Hotel between the 36th and 38th floors and can accommodate 520 people.

It stands as an inspiring vantage point for guests at this iconic landmark hotel in the heart of Makkah.

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An Iconic Luxury Destination

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The Address, Jabal Omar Makkah is an iconic luxury hospitality destination that has become a landmark within the city. The property blends the rich Arabic traditions of Saudi Arabia with the luxurious style of Address Hotels + Resorts. 

It features exquisite facilities, superb accommodations, and tempting dining venues, making it a favourite amongst Makkah Hotels. Its rooms and suites offer both Kaaba and Haram views towards Al Masjid Al Haram.

Architectural Excellence

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The recently unveiled Sky Mussallah is a testament to the architectural excellence of the Jabal Omar Development Company. 

This prayer room is designed to excel on every metric, providing guests with a sensational vantage point to immerse themselves in complete spirituality while gazing out at the magnificent landmarks of Makkah. 

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The mussallah has been specially designed to offer a heartfelt connection to its sacred surroundings, providing a bird’s-eye view of Masjid Al Haram with a full sight of Kaaba, the focal point of the city that comes alive every year during the Hajj & Umrah season.

Design and Interiors

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The interiors of Sky Mussallah are just as extraordinary as its architectural brilliance. The design features a seamless fusion of ancient Arabian charm and contemporary opulence, creating an atmosphere of profound grace. 

The stunning Arabic calligraphy on the walls adds a layer of beauty to the ambiance. Each stroke of the calligraphy tells a different story about the “Names of God in Islam,” such as Al-Muqaddim (The Advancer) and Al-Mani (The Shielder and Protector).

This infuses the space with reverence and connection to the rich Islamic heritage.

Guinness World Record

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The Sky Mussallah was recently inducted into the Guinness World Record for “Highest Prayer Room Within a Skybridge.” This remarkable achievement is a result of both architectural brilliance and boundless creativity. 

The company used cutting-edge technologies and special equipment to design this incredible space. 

With an impressive weight of 650 tonnes, its steel bridge was first assembled at 312 meters above sea level before being lifted to the final level, where it links the hotel’s twin towers at the 36th, 37th, and 38th floors.

Accommodation at Sky Mussallah

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The Mussallah is spacious enough to accommodate around 520 people, spanning 550 square meters. This makes it perfect for prayer no matter the time of the day, offering uninterrupted, inspiring views of Al Masjid Al Haram. 

As dawn breaks over Makkah, visitors can witness the stunning beauty of the holy city awakening, transporting them into a realm of utter tranquillity and peace. 

As the sun begins its descent, the Mussallah transforms into a sanctuary of serenity, with the fading sunlight painting a palette of warm tones, creating an unforgettable spiritual experience and a sacred haven for contemplation and prayer.

A Symbol of Commitment

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Khalid Al Amoudi, the CEO of Jabal Omar Development Company, expressed his excitement over this achievement. He stated, 

“We are thrilled to have entered the prestigious Guinness World Records with our awe-inspiring Sky Mussallah. This remarkable stride is a symbol of our steadfast commitment to offering unrivaled experiences for pilgrims and travellers. With its prime location centering the hotel’s twin towers, the Sky Mussallah is truly breathtaking and is a must-visit sight for everyone passing through the city.”

Unforgettable Experiences

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Towering high in the iconic Address Jabal Omar Makkah, this landmark property unfolds a retreat of warmth and enchantment, weaving together a tapestry of truly unforgettable experiences for pilgrims and travelers. 

Mark Kirby, Head of Emaar Hospitality Group, shared his remarks on the opening of the Sky Mussallah, expressing his excitement about the future of this superb hotel.

 A Serene Atmosphere

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The unveiling of Sky Mussallah by Jabal Omar Development Company is a testament to the company’s commitment to offering unique and unrivaled experiences for pilgrims and travelers. 

This architectural marvel, standing as the world’s highest prayer room on a sky bridge, offers a breathtaking view of the sacred city of Makkah. It symbolizes architectural excellence and Islamic heritage, offering a serene atmosphere for prayer and contemplation.

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