Sundus Rotana Muscat has officially opened its doors and is welcoming guests to the property in the heart of Muscat.
Ahmed bin Nasser Al Mehrizi, minister of tourism for Oman, officially inaugurated Sundus Rotana Muscat in the presence of Mohammed bin Mahfoodh Al Ardhi, and both Nasser Al Nowais, chairman, and Selim El Zyr, co-founder of Rotana Hotel Management Corporation.
Serving the increasing number of travellers and guests visiting the Sultanate, the new hotel is the brand’s first property in Muscat and marks a milestone in its strategic expansion plan in Oman.
Mohammed Al Ardhi, owner of Sundus Rotana, Muscat, said: “Tourism is a key diversification driver of the Omani economy and it is our responsibility to help propel this vision forward and generate sustainable returns for Oman and its people.
“We are honoured to be partnering with one of the world’s renowned hotel chains and bring their decade-long hospitality experience to Muscat.
“We are confident that under their management, we will be able to offer our guests unforgettable moments.”
Sundus Rotana’s strategic location and service offering will cater to seasonal guests and business travellers alike.
Characterised by modern architecture and cutting-edge facilities, the hotel includes 215 stylish rooms and suites, six flexible meeting and conference rooms in addition to an elegant ballroom and Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Club fully equipped with a gymnasium, swimming pool and steam rooms.
Fulfilling the Rotana legacy of culinary excellence, the hotel also features three signature restaurants including the Lobby Lounge café,
Speaking at the inauguration event, Al Nowais: “This year has been a year of milestones for Rotana as we celebrated our 25th anniversary and expanded our presence across the region.
“Oman has always been a key growth market for us to expand into.
“We pride ourselves in identifying new and upcoming travel destinations people wish to visit and Muscat is growing in popularity.
“The opening of Sundus Rotana is an exciting one for us, not only does it take us one step closer to reaching our ultimate vision, but it has strengthened the company’s standing as the leading hotel management company in the region.”