Makarem Ajyad Makkah Hotel currently undergoes renovation and expansion. The hotel, which is located near the Holy Mosque, is owned and operated by Dur Hospitality. It houses 411 rooms and suites, as well as a restaurant and ballrooms. The renovation includes the existing building to match the new identity. The expansion includes building a new tower annexed to the existing building; to add new rooms with a better view overlooking the Holy Mosque. Consulting firms are being invited to submit architectural designs.