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Epicon: A new Luxury Coastal Tourism Destination on the Gulf of Aqaba

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Written by Juergen Steinmetz

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

Located on the Gulf of Aqaba, Epicon aims to set a new standard for hospitality and architecture. Like a glittering mirage, the facility rises from the NEOM desert landscape and will consist of two striking towers, one of which will be 225 meters high and the other 275 meters high. The towers house an ultra-premium hotel with 41 rooms and luxury residences with 14 suites and apartments. Not far from the hotel is the Epicon Resort with 120 rooms and 45 breathtaking beach villas, where peace and enjoyment combine.

The Epicon is a gateway to the future and offers the opportunity to escape the stress of everyday life. Whether you want to relax in the beach club, visit the spa for tailored wellness treatments, explore the surrounding nature, take part in one of the numerous water sports options, or enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience in one of the restaurants – Epicon has been designed to meet all the needs of the Guests and residents met.

As a highly attractive visitor destination and the optimal place to live and thrive, guests and residents of Epicon can expect a truly immersive and life-affirming experience. The luxury residences and beach villas aim to deliver a new level of quality of life through groundbreaking innovations, world-class services, and premium experiences, positioning the resort as a benchmark in iconic living.

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

Epicon’s news follows the recent announcement of Leyja, NEOM’s sustainable tourism destination, located in a magnificent natural valley. The extensive range of experiences and activities in Epicon and Leyja will strengthen and enrich NEOM’s ecotourism offering, which is in line with the Kingdom’s overall objectives.

NEOM is the Future

NEOM is an accelerator of human progress and a vision of what a new future could look like. It is a region in northwest Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea that is being built from the ground up as a living laboratory – a place where entrepreneurship will set the course for this new future. It will be a destination and home for people who dream big and want to be part of building a new model for exceptional quality of life, creating thriving businesses, and reinventing environmental protection.

NEOM will include hyper-connected cognitive cities, ports and industrial parks, 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 businesses in groundbreaking ways. NEOM residents will embody an international ethos and embrace a culture of exploration, risk-taking, and diversity.