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    Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel

    PO Box 1998, Muscat 114, Oman
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    My son took me to this fantastic place for my birthday - he had previously arranged. Imagine my surprise and delight when my son, grandson and myself were ushered to our own private table on the beach 🏖. Decorated to mark my celebration and beautiful...More

    Thank mbuchanan53
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    Didn't get to experience it as the hotel cancelled us 3 weeks before we were due to be there. Thy said an Indian wedding had taken preference and we were even in receipt of our tickets!! Outrageous and we had paid around seven thousand pounds...More

    1  Thank Sue L
    Response from AlBustanPalace, General Manager at Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton HotelResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear "Sue L”, Warm greeting from Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel! I would like to thank you for taking time to provide us with your observations. At Al Bustan Palace, the comfort of our guest is one of our highest concerns and I am...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Al Bustan is well equipped and elegant hotel. Enjoyed infinity pool and peaceful ambiance. Unique palace design and well maintained. The food is excellent and the service is good. The staff are very professional and provide good service.

    1  Thank Jamal A
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    I stayed at this hotel with my husband for our 30th wedding anniversary. It was my first visit to Oman, although the second time for my hubby. We arrived early after travelling overnight and as our room wasn't ready, we were offered refreshments in a...More

    Thank jayceeee
    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    Everything was great! All the staff were very nice and helpful. The beach is great and nice to relax at. I am looking forward to going back again. I would love to go during the summer and enjoy the beach again.

    Thank Nila H
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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 371 - USD 759 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #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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    Hasan S
    5 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
    7 March 2017|
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    Response from Ariana M | Reviewed this property |
    I am afraid you have to take a taxi
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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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