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    Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel

    PO Box 1998, Muscat 114, Oman
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “beach pavilion” (121 reviews)
    “china mood” (60 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 May 2016

    My husband and i stayed here for 3 nights in December, 2015. It is a bit far from Muscat so we knew with the short time we had in Oman, we either enjoyed this beautiful hotel or stayed close to the city to tour around....More

    Thank Maria T
    Reviewed 28 May 2016

    so i visited this wedding for an indian wedding. a fabulous property. the presidential suite was a delight to stay. service of the hotel is incredible the staff is super friendly and helpful concierge did a great job with recommendations the chinese restarautn was nice...More

    Thank soodprashant
    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    You can get tours that will do afternoon tea here. Do it your self, you won't regret it even though it is rather out of Muscat. Beautiful setting in the lobby and there was even a pianist at the grand piano. Compared to some High...More

    Thank Malsville
    Response from AlBustanPalace, General Manager at Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton HotelResponded 25 May 2016
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    Chère IleDeFranceElisa, Merci d’avoir partagé votre commentaire suite à votre récent séjour. Je suis sincèrement désolée que votre expérience n'ait...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

    We almost stayed here but opted for a cheaper hotel last minute deciding it was too expensive and too remote for us. My rating is for the general appearance and service from our short visit there. It's a little far out from the main attractions...More

    Thank F S
    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    This hotel is splendid, do not miss it! Yes, it is expensive, but if you really want to indulge yourselves, this is the place. We were lucky to have an upgrade to a Lagoon room. Splendid! Direct access from the room to the pool, so...More

    Thank Camilla B
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$541 - US$847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Muscat
    • #1 Family Hotel in Muscat
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Muscat
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Muscat
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Muscat
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 250
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    • Location
    • Oman >
    • Muscat Governorate >
    • Muscat
    • Also Known As
    • Intercontinental Hotel Muttrah
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    Traveller (1811)
    Pool & Beach (383)
    Room & Suite (222)
    Dining (94)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Hasan S
    4 May 2017|
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    Response from AlBustanPalace | Property representative |
    Dear Hasan S, As part of our commitment to ensure world-class product excellence and to preserve our high levels of guest service and satisfaction, I would like to inform you that we have started on May 1 an extensive... More
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    7 March 2017|
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    Response from NorthShieldsBoy | Reviewed this property |
    Apart from the Al Loomie restaurant everything else is a cab ride away
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    1 March 2017|
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    Response from Dandy2007 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi , We were transferred to and form teh airport as part of our package so I cannot help.
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    "Views of the grounds towards to the ocean are beautiful!"
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    "Any room is a "good" room depends on personal preferences."
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    "We can't rate this hotel as we were "bumped". I will never try to book again"
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    "Sea view....higher floor"
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