Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel | Designer Travel

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Muscat, Oman

Approximately 40 minutes from Muscat International Airport

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About Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel

The Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel is situated on a private beachfront against the impressive backdrop of the Muscat hills.

Arab and art-deco influences abound at this five star resort and you will be be greeted by manicured gardens and a majestic 38 metre high domed atrium lobby. This is the entrance to a haven of pure luxury where you will find sophisticated décor, outstanding service and uncompromising high standards.

You are sure to enjoy the welcoming ambiance and five star service at the Al Bustan Palace.

Hotel Information

Al Bustan Palace has a range of facilities and amenities to make your stay as busy as you want to make it.  You have access to a sweeping one kilometre private white sandy beach as well as five outdoor swimming pools, including one 50 metre long temperature controlled infinity pool and a kids pool. Watersports such as windsurfing, kayaking and snorkelling can also be enjoyed.

There are four tennis courts and a practice wall plus a resident tennis professional is available to provide individual or group lessons.

The Fitness Centre has a range of weight and cardio equipment, aerobics room, steam rooms, sauna and relaxation rooms. Activities such as yoga, Zumba, Tai Chi and Kick Pump are offered on a daily basis.

Children will love the Ritz Kids experience which has regular scheduled activities including kayaking, arts and crafts, bubble games, kids aerobics, kids Zumba and paddling pool games.

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Rooms & Suites


The luxuriously appointed rooms and suites have high speed internet access, cable/satellite tv, CD/DVD player, turndown service, bathrobes & slippers, hairdryer, coffee maker, Honor bar, mini fridge, safety deposit box, climate control, iron/ironing board, complimentary newspaper.

Al Bustan Lagoon Room

Spacious rooms decorated with muted green or blue hues. These rooms have King or twin beds, superb views of the lagoon pools and lush gardens plus a large terrace with direct access to the pools.
Occupancy: 2
40 m²

Deluxe Sea View Room

Stylish decor with soothing earth tone colours, expansive windows and a personal balcony overlooking the Sea of Oman, gardens and beach.
Occupancy: 2
40 m²

Junior Suite

King or twin bedded room with sitting area, sofa and armchair. The marble bathroom has a separate bathtub and shower and the balcony overlooks the stunning Hajjar Mountain range.
Occupancy: 2
60 m²

Executive Mountain View Suite

Spacious suites with separate sitting and dining areas, a large walk-n closet and balcony overlooking the mountains.
Occupancy: 2
80 m²

Other Accommodation Options

The resort also has Executive Sea View Suites and a choice of Presidential Suites. Please contact us for full details.


China Mood: Serves authentic Chinese cuisine and is considered to be one of the top Asian restaurants in Oman.

Al Khiran Terrace Restaurant: Sumptuous all-day indoor or outdoor dining overlooking the Sea of Oman.  A delicious buffet breakfast is followed by an international lunch buffet with live cooking stations. Special themed buffet nights are held daily for dinner and an à la carte menu is also available.

Blu: Local flavours of comfort food and delicious beverages served in the hotel’s garden and by the pool.

Beach Pavilion: A seasonal, chic and refreshing venue for scenic beach dining. A private cabana is ideal for couples celebrating a special occasion or for added privacy and romance.