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Lobby, Al Bustan Palace, Muscat, Oman

Al Bustan Palace by Ritz Carlton

Accommodation

Below is some of the wonderful accommodation to include on your journey.

Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa £££££

  • Oman
  • Beach and Island Escapes

The Shangri La consists of three separate hotels all around 124 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. Al Waha caters primarily for families with kids clubs and activities, and then there is the 5 star Al Bandar and lastly the 6 star Al Husn, which has fewer rooms and suites and caters for the top end of the market.

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Crowne Plaza Hotel £££££

  • Oman
  • City
  • Beach and Island Escapes

Set on a clifftop overlooking the Gulf of Oman, this chic, waterside hotel is 3km from the Royal Opera House Muscat and 15km from the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque.

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The Chedi Muscat £££££

  • Oman
  • Beach and Island Escapes
  • Boutique
  • Wellness and Spa

The Chedi Hotel offers spectacular views over the Gulf of Oman to one side and Muscat’s mountains on the other. The hotel combines traditional Omani architecture with comfort and luxury to create a wonderful retreat with all 158 rooms decorated to the highest standard. The Chedi lives up to expectations with staff on-call round the clock. All the rooms have access to the hotel’s main leisure facilities including three swimming pools, a renowned spa, tennis courts and a library. The hotel has a variety of eating options – dine casually with bare feet in the sand or more formally in the hotel’s more traditional restaurants. There are several different menus available – Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, South East Asian and Indian – all deliciously presented and delivered with impeccable service.

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