Avani Hotels & Resorts makes its debut in Oman with the opening of Avani Hotel Muscat – Hospitality Net

Avani Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Avani Muscat Hotel (www.avanihotels.com/muscat), the contemporary and upbeat brand’s first property in the Sultanate of Oman. Located in Seeb, a prime residential area in the heart of Muscat’s westward growth, the new property enjoys superb access to the airport and the city, making it an ideal base for business travelers. , digital nomads and vacationers.

Blending heritage-inspired touches and sleek contemporary style, the property’s 161 rooms are a masterclass in subtle design. Soothing yet stimulating environments, tailored to the needs of today’s hyper-connected traveler, have been created using natural materials, bespoke décor and Omani tones. In response to the changing work behaviors of travelers around the world, in-room workspaces offer flexible configuration options and easy access to the smart power panel equipped with multiple outlets and USB ports.

On the residential side, 45 studios and one-, two- and three-bedroom serviced apartments bring Avani’s fresh, forward-looking aesthetic to one of Muscat’s most vibrant neighborhoods. With an area of ​​128 square meters, the three-bedroom apartments are the largest in the inventory and are ideal for long stays and families with children who can take full advantage of AvaniKids, the hotel’s children’s club and swimming pool. ‘hotel.

Tasty dining options include Trisis, an all-day, nature-inspired restaurant with indoor trees specializing in Omani, Arabic and international cuisines, and Avani’s easy-to-go dining concept, Pantry, known for its honest and nutritious meals and its specialty coffee. . The open-air Patio Bar offers refreshments and the perfect place to relax overlooking the turquoise pool while enjoying the heartbeat of the city. Dedicated exercise and health club facilities are available at AvaniFit, offering space to get in shape or relax in the sauna or steam room.

With an impressive multifunctional event space, including a 720 square meter ballroom dividable by three, two large meeting rooms and a private majilis, Avani Muscat is well positioned to become one of the premier conference and event venues in the city. International delegates can expect a seamless arrival experience when in town for conferences, seminars or training thanks to Muscat International Airport just a 15-minute drive away. The spacious and elegant ballroom can also accommodate large-scale social celebrations, such as banquets and car launches, and features high ceilings, an outdoor pre-function area, and ample parking.

Owned by the Safari International Group, Avani Muscat is adjacent to the Al Araimi Boulevard Mall and just a five-minute drive from Muscat Mall, home to a spectacular 8,000 square meter aquarium and countless shopping, dining and entertainment options. Entertainment. You can also explore the famous traditional souk of Seeb, a vast mix of markets offering everything from spices to gold to Omani embroidery.

Through the brand’s travel blog (www.avanihotels.com/blog) for culturally curious travelers, residents and guests of Avani Muscat have access to adventure-inspiring destinations, Instagrammable spots and insightful guides curated by local culture experts. Visitors to the city who enjoy the outdoors can embark on sea excursions and dive charters from nearby Al Mouj Marina or work on their putting or swing at Al Mouj Golf, the premier PGA links golf course in ‘Oman designed by Greg Norman.

The Royal Opera House, an architectural marvel offering a robust calendar of world-class musical events, and the iconic Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque are both a short drive away. Further afield but still within a day’s distance from the hotel are Al Alam Palace, one of the working royal residences which dates back 200 years, and the National Museum of Oman showcasing the rich and diverse culture of the sultanate .

As well as being one of Southeast Asia’s fastest growing hotel brands, Avani Hotels and Resorts (www.avanihotels.com) is well established in the Middle East, with three properties in Dubai in key tourist and business areas: upscale Palm Jumeirah, historic Deira and Ibn Battuta on the city’s main Sheikh Zayed Road. The brand recently announced the expansion of its footprint in the region into Bahrain with Avani Bilaj Al Jazayer Bahrain Resort scheduled to open in 2024.

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