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Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

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Private beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
5 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
5 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Overview of Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

5 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Muscat 114 Oman, Quron Beach, Muscat, 114

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMarina Bandar Al Rowdha5 min drive
  • Popular LocationNational Museum of Oman8 min drive
  • Popular LocationQantab Beach14 min drive
  • AirportMuscat (MCT-Muscat Intl.)36 min drive

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About this area

Muscat

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel is located on a private beach and in an area with great shopping. Muttrah Corniche and Port Sultan Qaboos are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Qantab Beach and Qurum Beach. Travelling with kids? Consider PDO Planetarium and Marah Land. With scuba diving and boat tours nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.

What's nearby

  • Marina Bandar Al Rowdha - 5 min drive
  • Qasr Al Alam Royal Palace - 8 min drive
  • National Museum of Oman - 8 min drive
  • Al Jalali Fort - 12 min drive
  • Qantab Beach - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Muscat (MCT-Muscat Intl.) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Al Khiran Terrace — 1 min walk
  • China Mood — 1 min walk
  • Al Loomie - 7 min walk
  • Muscat Light Restaurant & Coffeeshop - 8 min drive
  • Four Squares Restaurant - 9 min drive

About this property

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

5-star resort with pools, private beach and full-service spa
Catch some rays on Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel's private sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants. All 250 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus in-room free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies, 24-hour room service and DVD players.
Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel offers 250 forms of accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies. LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, bidets and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, outdoor tennis courts, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Al Bustan Palace Spa by The Ritz-Carlton. Services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, Thai massages and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: OMR 15 for adults and OMR 7.5 for children
  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges, 1 beach bar and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 5 outdoor pools
  • 4 outdoor tennis courts
  • Aerobics classes
  • Canoeing
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Playground
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling
  • Steam room
  • Windsurfing

Family friendly

  • 5 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • DVD player
  • Free children's club
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (8138 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar in bath
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Transfer shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • LCD TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Mobile key entry
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 11:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: OMR 15 for adults and OMR 7.5 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

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

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 200 out of 271 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 49 out of 271 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 271 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 271 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 271 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The garden is huge and landscaping is excellent covered by grass and palm trees along the private beach. Pool and kids wading pool is excellent too.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful and amazing service
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2020