NEOM announces latest luxury coastal tourism destination

i By November 15, 2023 No Comments

The Board of Directors of NEOM, the sustainable regional development taking shape in northwest Saudi Arabia, today announced Epicon, its latest luxury coastal tourism destination, including a residential offering.

Located on the Gulf of Aqaba, Epicon will rise from NEOM’s desert landscape like a mirage. The property will feature two striking towers, one 225 meters tall and one reaching 275 meters. The towers will be home to an ultra-premium 41 key hotel and luxury residences that comprise of 14 suites and apartments. The Epicon resort, featuring 120 guestrooms and 45 residential beach villas, will be located a short distance from the hotel.

Designed as a gateway to the future, Epicon will include a beach club, a spa offering bespoke wellness treatments, access to a wide variety of watersports and the surrounding nature, and a range of destination restaurants delivering unforgettable culinary experiences.  The luxurious residences and beach villas aim to deliver new levels of livability through cutting-edge innovations, world-class services and first-class experiences, positioning the resort as a benchmark for iconic living.

Guests and residents of Epicon will enjoy unrestricted access to world-class facilities, complemented by views of one of the most desirable shorelines in NEOM. Amenities include a state-of-the-art gym, library, workspaces, pools and lounges.

News of Epicon follows the recent announcement of Leyja, NEOM’s sustainable tourism destination set within a natural valley. The extensive range of experiences and activities offered in Epicon and Leyja will strengthen and enrich the NEOM ecotourism offering, aligned with the broader objectives of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its Vision 2030 initiative.

A region in northwest Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea, NEOM is being built from the ground up as a living laboratory. NEOM will include hyperconnected, cognitive cities, ports and enterprise zones, research centers, sports and entertainment venues and tourist destinations. As a hub for innovation, entrepreneurs, business leaders and companies will come to research, incubate and commercialize new technologies and enterprises in groundbreaking ways. Residents of NEOM will embody an international ethos and embrace a culture of exploration, risk-taking and diversity.