One of the most attractive travel destinations in the Middle East located on the southeast corner of the Arabian Peninsula with a coastline of 1,700km from the Strait of Hormuz in the north, to the borders of the Republic of Yemen in the South.
Three seas border it: The Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea. It has a total area of approximately 309,500km2, which makes her the third largest country in the Arabian Peninsula after Saudi Arabia from the west and Yemen from the South.
Known for its traditional hospitality, Oman makes you feel right at home from the time you arrive, until the moment you leave. The local Omanis are very friendly and always willing to help. English is widely spoken although sometimes on a very basic form.
This 5-star beachfront resort in Muscat is a 15-minute drive from Muscat International Airport. It has a spa with massage services, swimming pools, free Wi-Fi and free parking.The air-conditioned rooms at The Chedi Muscat have a flat-screen TV, a private espresso machine and a spacious work desk. Some rooms have a seating area.
Featuring 1 km of private beach, this 5-star resort offers air-conditioned rooms with a satellite TV and a private balcony. It has 4 restaurants, 5 outdoor pools, and a gym with a sauna. The well-appointed rooms at Al Bustan Palace offer views of the Hajjar Mountains, the Gulf of Oman, or landscaped gardens. Each comes with a DVD player and a traditional Arabian décor.
In a stunning bay looking over the Gulf of Oman, located against a backdrop of rugged mountains, Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa offers a full-service spa complex and spacious rooms with panoramic views. Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa’s Arabian-inspired rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV and DVD entertainment system.