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Al Bustan PalaceDeluxe RoomAl Bustan AtriumJunior Suite Seaview

Location

Ideally situated between the mountains and the sea, the Al Bustan Palace hotel stands on the shores of the Gulf of Oman. Having gone through a large-scale renovation program, the country’s favorite hotel now shines with renewed splendor. Its impressive lobby reflects the mesmerizing beauty of the Oriental style; as for its entirely rejuvenated lush gardens with its two infinity pools and one big swimming pool alongside a one-kilometer beach, they offer space and freedom for relaxation and recreational activities. The hotel is situated at about a 10-minute drive from downtown Muscat and 45 kilometers from the international airport.

Rooms

The Al Bustan Palace's 200 rooms and 50 suites are elegantly appointed in a contemporary style. They all provide air-conditioning, a bathroom with a hair dryer and bathrobes, LCD TV, in-room safe, direct dialing telephone with personal voice mail, in-room video check-out, Internet and e-mail access and a mini bar. All of them feature either a balcony or a terrace.
-Bustan Garden View (40 m2)
Set on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the hotel, they offer beautiful views of the gardens.
Designed for 2 adults

-Deluxe Mountain View (40 m2)
Set on the 5th and 6th floors, they offer a view of the mountains and the gardens.
Designed for 2 adults

-Bustan Sea View (40 m2)
Set on the 2nd and 3rd floors, they offer a direct view of the sea.
Designed for 2 adults

- Deluxe Sea View (40 m2)
Set on the 5th and 6th floors, they also have a direct view of the sea.
Designed for 2 adults

-Bustan Lagoon Access (40 m2)
Set on the first floor, these rooms feature a 16-square-meter terrace with direct access to the infinity pool.
Designed for 2 adults

-Executive Suite Sea View (80 m2)
Set on the 7th and 8th floors, they include a living room and a separate bedroom, a bathroom and separate shower and a sea-facing view.
Designed for 2 adults

-Presidential Suite Sea View (300 m2)
Featuring a spacious master bedroom and two smaller ones, a living room, a dining room and an office area.
Designed for 4 adults

Gastronomy

Gourmet guests will definitely enjoy the four exquisite restaurants of the hotel. The VUE by Shannon Bennet serves refined and creative French cuisine. In the contemporary theme restaurant Al Khiran, guests will relish Italian delicacies and buffets while enjoying beautiful views of the gardens and the infinity pools. The China Mood naturally prepares Chinese specialties. The hotel also boasts a piano bar with live music entertainment and a beach pavilion with a restaurant and a bar. Set in the magnificent Atrium Lobby, the Tea Lounge serves light dishes as well as the traditional English High Tea. On Sundays and Wednesdays from October to April, traditional “Omani Nights” take place in the gardens of the hotel, featuring dance and music entertainment.
-Al Khiran Terrace : Asian, French and Italian cuisines
-China Mood : Chinese restaurant
-The Beach Pavilion : fish and seafood specialties
-Seblat Al Bustan : Omani cuisine (open on Wednesdays and Sundays)
-VUE by Shannon Bennet : French cuisine
-Al Maha Piano Bar : cocktails and liqueurs with jazz and blues music
-Pool Bar : refreshments and fresh fruit

Muscat's CornichePearl Room TerraceAl Maha Piano BarPool at sunset
Vue RestaurantJunior Suite BathroomPoolView from the mountainsInfinity PoolTerrace with a viewAl Khiran RestaurantA Room TerraceAl Bustan PalacePool & hotel at duskAl Bustan GardenOmane HospitalityAtriumPresidential SuiteInfinity Pool LifestyleFitness CentreChinese RestaurantMezze in the GardenAl Bustan Palace & PoolAperitif on the beach

Sports and Wellness

The pristine private beach stretches over one kilometer along the Al Bustan Palace which also features a large temperature-controlled swimming pool with children’s pools and two infinity pools running along the hotel, directly accessible from the Bustan Lagoon Access rooms. The hotel also comprises a fitness center provided with the latest equipment as well as massage and beauty treatments rooms, four floodlit tennis courts (open from September to May), two air-conditioned squash courts, a mini golf, a beach volley playground, pétanque (lawn bowling), a jogging track, and children’s playgrounds. Windsurfing, kayaks, diving and table tennis are also available.

Miscellaneous

Guests services feature : a business center with fax, printer, cellular hire facilities and secretarial services, a car rental office, private limousine service, hair and beauty salons, laundry and dry-cleaning services, doorman, foreign exchange bureau and several shops.

Our Opinion:

Completely revamped and rejuvenated, the Al Bustan Palace stands once again as one of the most enticing beach hotels of Arabia. Staying here is like an enchanting Oriental dream, like experiencing for real all the magic of the Arabian Nights – a priceless fantasy. The surrounding landscape is breathtakingly beautiful and the brand new rooms are the epitome of luxury.

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