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Al Bustan Palace

Al Bustan Palace

Whatever your holiday, short stay, or event needs in Muscat, Oman, the luxury, opulence, and comfort of the Al Bustan Palace hotel guarantees great delight. With its many resort features, it is sure to meet your requirements. It will also give you an enjoyable stay at a luxury hotel that you can remember and tell people about for years.


The Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz Carlton hotel originally built for the Sultan Qaboos, provides a range of mountain, garden, or sea views from its picturesque location. This area is between the sea of Oman and the Al Hajar Mountains, with its own private beach available for guests.

Spread over 8 floors, the hotel offers impressive variety and quality throughout. Moreover, the resort is part of the world-renowned Ritz Carlton international chain of hotels. Therefore, it guarantees quality through its international connections and experience. Additionally, many local sights are within an hour's travel. These include the National Museum of Oman, the Mutrah Souk, and Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque.


This award-winning hotel also features one of the most outstanding hotel atrium lobbies in the world. It rises to 38 meters and is framed by a large golden dome over the entrance that takes the breath away on arrival. Additionally, sitting conveniently near the hotel lobby is a shopping arcade. It has a range of gifts and items available, convenient for gifts, and if you have forgotten any key essentials.

Key resort features include a private beach and a range of dining experiences. Besides, there is an extensive array of sports and fitness facilities. There is also the ability to meet the requirements of both local and global travelers with its range of guest rooms and suites.

The adventure and water parks, along with the Ritz Kids program, complete with daily activities, ensure that the needs of your little ones are met throughout. This ensures that the Al Bustan Palace meets the needs of guests of all ages.

Rooms and Suites

There are 250 newly renovated guest rooms and suites for you to choose from. Each has elements of modern and classical Omani design to inspire your stay in a Muscat hotel.

With five different choices of suites and four different types of rooms, there is likely to be an attractive room choice for any guest. So whether a discerning international business traveler or a family enjoying their first vacation to this beautiful country, you are sure to enjoy it.

Moreover, there are beautiful sea and Mountain View options for the suites and rooms. There are also a pool and lagoon view options for the rooms. Variety paired with elegance and comfort is the key to your stay at Al Bustan Palace.

Restaurants and Bars

There is a range of food options that will meet the needs of any discerning culinary taste. This, of course, is for a range of different dining experiences, all at a relaxed Omani pace for your leisure.

For the gentle pace of an afternoon tea, the Atrium Tea Lounge, with its 125 ft. high domed ceiling, is by the hotel lobby. It provides a perfect location to unwind and enjoy. Moreover, lovers of Chinese cuisine can have their palette satisfied at the China Mood restaurant. It provides carefully selected dishes from different regions of China in a high-quality restaurant atmosphere.

Additionally, for a more traditional Omani experience, the outdoor Beach Pavilion Bar & Grill provides various meat and seafood dishes, including a weekly seasonal brunch. Finally, the Al Khiran Kitchen serves a range of international cuisine choices throughout the day. This, of course, is with indoor and outdoor dining options and a view of the sea available. This is also where breakfast is traditionally served every day until 11.00 am.

As well as a range of light snacks, Blu is an attractive poolside bar with a stunning sea view. It also provides a range of different drinks from around the world. Finally, the newest addition, the Al Maha Jazz Lounge, transports patrons back in time to a 1920s-vibe. It provides premium drinks alongside a backdrop of nightly jazz, blues, and soul music.

Spa and Wellness

The hotel provides a range of health and fitness options for guests. This, of course, is to ensure that you can keep fit and healthy whilst enjoying the decadent delights that the Al Bustan Palace offers.

As befitting a hotel of this status, there is a well-equipped gym. There is also a spa offering a range of traditional spa services and a swimming pool. If swimming in the sea is more to your liking in the heat, then the hotel's private beach and proximity to the water means that swimming in the sea is well within your reach.

The spa, part of the Six Senses group, is built on three levels. First, it is built with Arabic-inspired design to help relax and inspire. Second, along with the treatment rooms, there are separate relaxation areas for gentlemen and ladies. These include steam rooms, ice fountains, and infrared saunas.

Spa treatments available include relaxation massage and facial, lasting nearly two hours. There is a tailored day and beach retreat for ladies only, including massage and access to other spa facilities. Additionally, the gym is the perfect place to burn off the calories from the excellent dining facilities. It is also is air-conditioned for comfort and convenience.

Meetings and Events

The Al Bustan Palace hotel has a range of events and meeting spaces available for a wide range of different event needs. The property can host various events from conferences, graduations, exhibitions, weddings, and parties.

For larger events, the resort has an elegant Majan Ballroom, the largest in Muscat. It can hold over 2,000 guests at a time. Besides, two outdoor lawn areas can also hold over 2,000 guests each.


The Al Bustan Palace provides a wide range of options for its guests, all within an unrivaled setting, surrounded by sea and mountains. This no doubt guarantees an unforgettable hotel experience that will provide happy memories for all.

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Why we love this hotel

  • Enviably positioned between the Sea of Oman and the Al Hajar Mountains, this Muscat hotel offers an alluring blend of old and new.

  • Features magnificent mountain, sea or garden views from each of its luxurious rooms and suites.

  • A romantic dinner on the beachfront are among the resort's signature dining experiences.

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Rooms and Suites at Al Bustan Palace

From 1,622 USD

Presidential 2 Bedroom Sea View Suite ( 3229ft2 )

Two bedrooms and two full bathrooms, Balcony with Sea of Oman views, Option to connect to Executive Suite. Two bedrooms, a living room and study, Dini...

From 324 USD

Junior Suite ( 646ft2 )

Newly transformed interior, Cozy seating area, Option for private lagoon access. Balcony overlooking the Hajar Mountain range, View of hotel’s manicur...

From 1,475 USD

Presidential 2 Bedroom Mountain View Suite ( 3229ft2 )

Option to connect to Executive Suite, Balcony with mountain views, Two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Two bedrooms, a living room and study, Dining...

From 534 USD

Executive 1 Bedroom Mountain View Suite ( 861ft2 )

Majestic Al Hajar mountain views, Spacious, contemporary interior, Luxurious marble bathroom: Separate bathtub and shower for convenience. Balcony wit...

From 426 USD

Deluxe Sea View Room ( 431ft2 )

Beach, garden and pool views, Sea-facing balcony, Spacious layout with workspace. Balcony overlooking the Sea of Oman, Beach, garden and pool views, L...

From 737 USD

Executive 1 Bedroom Sea View Suite ( 861ft2 )

Sea views from the seventh floor, Separate dining and seating areas, Large bedroom with walk-in closet. Balcony overlooking the Sea of Oman, Large win...

From 396 USD

Al Bustan Lagoon Room ( 431ft2 )

Private, furnished terrace, Lush garden and pool views, Direct access to lagoon pools. Overlooking the lagoon pools and lush gardens, Doors and large...

From 239 USD

Deluxe Mountain View Room ( 431ft2 )

Balcony with Hajar Mountain views, Choice of one king or two twin beds, Spacious layout with natural light. Balcony overlooking the Hajar Mountain ran...

From 177 USD

Deluxe Pool View Room ( 431ft2 )

Balcony overlooking lush gardens, Spacious, light-filled layout, Generous workspace. Balcony overlooking the landscaped grounds, Large windows and doo...

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