Visitors Information & Visiting Hours

Visitors are an integral part of the treatment and recovery process; this is why the hospital encourages patients’ families and friends to visit them and spend time with them. But it is advisable that visitors adhere to the following instructions in order to ensure patients’ comfort:

  • Children under the age of 12 must always be accompanied by an adult
  • The visitor must ensure he/ she in good heath
  • If the visitor is a carrier of an infectious disease such as Chicken Pox, Tuberculosis, Mumps or Measles during the last three weeks from the date of visit, then he/ she must inform the nurse prior to his/her visit.
  • Visitors are prohibited from bringing food to the hospital.
  • It is advisable to have no more than two visitors at a time in the patient’s room.
  • The visitors are advised to maintain silence or low noise levels during their visits for the wellbeing of patients.
  • Visitors must avoid using mobile phones during their visit.
  • Visitors must keep the patient’s room clean and tidy.
  • Visitors must inform the nurse concerning safety such as wet floor and so on.
  • Children must be prevented from entering the adult Intensive Care Units.

Information Office:
Patients’ family members and visitors are advised to contact the registration & admission office to learn about visiting hours, patient’s room number and extension number. The information office is available to answer all questions related to clinics, car parks and patient services facilities, along with information about the hospital’s policy regarding patients and companions.


King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre- Riyadh

General inpatient

From Sunday to Thursday

From 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Friday and Saturday

From 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Maternal Ward (A1)

From 7:00 pmto 10:00 pm

With Children:

From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Special Care Units

( Medical Surgical ICU - East Wing ICU - Cardaic Surgical  ICU - Coronary Care Unit - Pediatric ICU - Cardiovascular Step Down Unit - Neonatal ICU)

From 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm


Visiting hours during the Holy Month of Ramadan

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre - Riyadh

General Inpatient

Sunday- Thursday     7:00 pm – 12:30 am

Friday- Saturday        2:00 pm - 12:30 am

Maternal Ward (A1)

All days with children:   3:00 pm- 7:00 pm

All days for adults:   7:00 pm – 12:30 am


*Two (2)  visitors at any given time

All days:    12:00 noon -12:30 am

King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre - Jeddah Branch

General Inpatient

Sunday- Thursday     8:00 pm – 12:00 am

Friday- Saturday        2:00 pm - 12:00 am

Maternal Ward

All days 12:00 noon -12:00 am

Special Care Units

*Two (2) visitors at any given time

All days:    10:00 am -11:30 am

                   2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

                   10:00 pm - 11:30 pm


Visiting Hours during the Eid Holidays (3 days) in KFSH&RC- Riyadh & Jeddah Branch

General Wards, Maternal Wards (A1), Special Care Units *: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

*Two (2) visitors at any given time.


 Visiting hours during National Day

 King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre - Riyadh

General Wards, Maternal Wards (A1), Special Care Units *: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

*Two (2) visitors at any given time.