Whether or not you’re interested in the world of hotel management, these facts are sure to blow your mind!
The oldest hotel in the world
The Guinness Book of World Records has reported that the oldest hotel that is still operating today is Hoshi Ryokan in Komatsu, Japan. Apparently, it opened in the year 718!
The 3 largest hotels in the world
The hotel with the most number of rooms in the world is the Venetian Palazzo Complex in Las Vegas, USA, with a whopping 7,117 rooms. Others on the list are the MGM Grand Hotel, also in Las Vegas, with 6,852 rooms and the First World Hotel in Genting Highlands, Malaysia, with 6,118 rooms.
The tallest hotel in the world
You can go high on this fact! The “tallest hotel in the world” title currently belongs to Abraj Al Bait Towers in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is 601 metres (1,972 feet) tall and has 95 floors. Isn’t that crazily gigantic?
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