Ritz-Carlton Assumes Management of Oman Hotel

Ritz-Carlton is doing all it can to get a further foothold in the Middle East. The luxury hotel operator has signed a management agreement to take over operations of the Al Bustan Palace from InterContinental Hotels Group.

Word is Ritz-Carlton will assume the role as of this Friday, July 1. All current employees are said to be staying on. The hotel also recently underwent a multimillion-dollar refurbishment.

"The Omani capital has long been a key aspiration for Ritz-Carlton and we have waited a long time to find the perfect opportunity," said Herve Humler, president and chief operating officer of Ritz-Carlton.

The hotel has 250 rooms and suites, with acres of landscaped gardens and what's said to be the longest beach in the country.

Ritz-Carlton also has a property under development in Abu Dhabi, scheduled to open at the end of the year.

Visit www.ritzcarlton.com.
 

Suggested Articles

As group GM, Roterberg will direct management, operations, and business development initiatives for the Caribbean properties. Read more.

A guest stay can now be curated in one place from start to finish using the Four Seasons App, from booking a spa treatment or making dinner reservations. More…

The road trip experience includes a thrill-inducing drive along the beach, a vineyard tour, lunch and a private flight back to the hotel. See more here.