Oman, March 2011 – City Seasons Hotel Muscat has opened its doors to the public today and started the ‘soft-opening’ phase of the hotel.
The hotel is the fifth addition to the City Seasons Groups portfolio and the first to open in Oman. This new luxury business hotel stands elegantly, in the Diplomatic area with 269 spacious rooms and suits, a fine blend of Arabian contemporary hospitality and modern facilities.
Manu Madan, General Manager commented, “With the City Seasons Hotel Muscat now ‘soft’ opened, the brand marks another successful step forward in its expansion in the Middle East” he adds, “One of the brand objectives is to expand the hotel brand within the market and certainly Oman is one of the destinations with the highest potential”.
The new hotel offers service excellence combined with the comfort and refinement of a modern, business hotel, offering strategic positioning for both business and leisure travellers.
All meeting, event and conference rooms are now fully operational and the hotel has already received an enormous amount of enquiries, which they are now able to book and confirm. “It’s going to be a very busy time for us, as we have had such an enormous amount of enquiries and companies wanting to have meetings and events at the hotel already, mainly due to its perfect location”, said Vaishaili Roy, Meeting & Events Manager “but it is exciting and we’re all looking forward to welcoming guests and showing what we can do”.
With five exclusive restaurants and lounges, the hotel is looking to become an icon for selected gourmet venues, offering a unique opportunity to experience a choice of true and authentic dining from different cuisines including Thai, Italian, French and Lebanese.
The leisure facilities are second to none situated on the 6th floor with roof top swimming pool showing stunning views of the City and Gulf of Oman. The appointed Health Club offers separate facilities for ladies and gentlemen consisting of a gym with state of the art equipment, sauna, steam room and changing areas.
Whether travelling for business or leisure, meeting with friends, colleagues or clients, guests can experience true culinary delights, in a luxurious, comfortable and refined atmosphere; with the soft opening of the City Seasons Hotel Muscat, all these needs will be met.