ELEGANT MEETING FACILITIES REDEFINED AT AL BUSTAN PALACE, A RITZ-CARLTON HOTEL
MUSCAT, Oman: Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel is a recognized premier destination in Muscat having established itself as a popular venue and attraction for leisure travellers and business guests as well as all sectors of the local community.
Originally built to host the 1985 GCC Summit, the hotel offers a diverse host of unique group and catering experiences – ranging from inclusive group events, day-meeting packages, executive retreats, to off-premise catering services and spectacular weddings.
“With a range of services and facilities that are ideal for business travellers and events, Al Bustan Palace remains one of Muscat’s most sought-after venues for events and meetings,” said Bernard N. Viola, General Manager of Al Bustan Palace. “We regularly host any number of events for clients that include local companies through to some of the world’s most recognized brands.”
The hotel offers meeting and banquet facilities for up to 2,000 guests, featuring 200 acres of landscaped gardens as well as the longest private beach. With more than 44,000 square feet (4,088 sqm) of function space spanning 16 meeting rooms and a video conference facility, the luxury resort is a versatile and inspired setting – perfect events ranging from grand affairs to intimate gatherings.
The largest in the capital of the Sultanate, Al Bustan Palace’s Majan Ballroom, with its size and grandeur, attracts a large number of Omani weddings and large-scale banquets. Hosting up to 2,000 guests for a standing reception or 750 for a banquet, the ballroom has a separate entrance on the first floor ensuring an impactful entrance for guests separate to the main atrium and lobby area.
For a banquet to remember, the Qantab Room’s private terrace overlooks the sea while its outdoor lawns, set amid the hotel’s stunning gardens, can cater for up to 500 guests for a banquet set up. Additional banquet rooms are also available for smaller events with each room decorated with intricate, colorful carpets, and furniture designed to reflect the vibrant Omani culture.
In addition to an elegant array of meeting spaces, a dedicated catering and conference services team of Ritz-Carlton ladies and gentlemen ensure that every detail is taken care of, allowing meeting planners and delegates alike to make the most of their time.
The Al Bustan Palace also wishes to inform guests and visitors that road widening project, previously under way at the end of the Qurm-Darsait road en route to the hotel, has helped to ease traffic congestions ensuring a pleasant and scenic drive to the hotel along the Muttrah Corniche.
For additional information on Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel please call +968 24 799 666 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/albustanpalace.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 86 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR)
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Public Relations Manager
Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel
PO Box 1998
PC 114, Muttrah
Sultanate of Oman
Tel: 968 2479 9666
Cell: 968 98 242 333
Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel is a recognized premier destination in Muscat and established itself as a popular venue and attraction from all sections of local community, leisure travelers and business guests. Set on a stunning stretch of coastline against a dramatic mountain backdrop, Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel lies solitary amid an emerald green oasis with 200 acres of lush beachfront landscaping.
For additional information on Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel please 968 24799 666 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/albustanpalace.