Why you'll love it here...

  • Discover Family Aqua Land: a vast children’s playground including a pool, mini zipline and water playground
  • Surround yourself in luxury in a building originally designed as a palace for the Sultan of Oman
  • Enjoy afternoon tea with live piano music, served daily beneath the lobby’s 125ft dome
  • Find ultimate relaxation in the largest spa in Oman, spread over three luxurious floors

Situated just outside Muscat, Oman’s capital city, this Ritz-Carlton hotel is set in a peaceful bay overlooking the Sea of Oman; a haven of relaxation and a superb base for your stay.

Managed by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, the clear waters of the Gulf of Oman and the mountains create a dramatic backdrop for this grand hotel, set in a prime location.

Guests can find the perfect spot to unwind on the two-mile stretch of private beach. Or the more intrepid can explore the local area with visits to the souks in the old city, the Grand Mosque and the restored ancient forts, all a short drive away.

The Palace was originally built to accommodate visiting heads of state and the high levels of service and comfort given to those rulers are still displayed to all its guests. All 250 rooms and suites are furnished to a high standard, mixing Arabian décor with contemporary fixtures, and all have their own private balcony with many also having spectacular views over the Gulf of Oman. For the ultimate in service, all suites offer exclusive butler service and a wide range of amenities.

For dining, Al Bustan Palace has four restaurants, serving a variety of international cuisine from all over the world to satisfy the most discerning palate. And for the energetic, the hotel offers the finest and most comprehensive sporting and leisure facilities in the Gulf region with a large variety of watersports, land sports and safaris, tennis and a large Health Club with gymnasium.  


  • Accessible Accommodation
  • Gym / Fitness Centre
  • Inter connecting rooms
  • Spa / Wellness
  • Tennis

Best For

  • Family
  • Kids (4-12)
All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
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250 luxurious rooms and suites, each with its own private terrace or balcony and spectacular views over the Gulf of Oman or mountainous landscape.

Bustan rooms

Bustan rooms

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Bustan Rooms - located on the 2nd and 3rd floors with mountain views or sea views (supplement).
Deluxe rooms

Deluxe rooms

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Deluxe rooms - are located on 5th and 6th floors, decorated in a more contemporary style, with balcony and mountain or sea views (supplement)
Lagoon Access Rooms

Lagoon Access Rooms

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 1 Child

Located on the first floor the individually designed rooms have a 16 sqm terrace with a direct private access to a lagoon pool.
Executive Suites

Executive Suites

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 2 Children

Executive Suites are located on the 7th or 8th floors, featuring a stylish master bedroom with a separate dressing area as well as a contemporary lounge and dining room, a private balcony with panoramic mountain or sea views (supplement). All guests staying in an Executive Suite receive free laundry, free internet access, free minibar (non-alcoholic items), daily cocktail at the Al Maha Lounge (between 6 & 7.30pm) and butler service.
Presidential Suites

Presidential Suites

Sleeps: 2 Adults , 2 Children

Presidential Suites are located on the 8th floor, featuring two master bedrooms and a large sitting room and dining area. an intimate library, study, a fully-equipped kitchen and private balconies.


All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Team
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