The Best Boutique Hotels in Muscat

Sifawy Boutique Hotel | © Prasad Pillai/Flickr
Sifawy Boutique Hotel | © Prasad Pillai/Flickr
A unique visit to Oman is not only about the places that tourists go to, the things they do and see or the food they eat. It is a full mind-blowing experience that starts with the place they stay in. So, here we’ve gathered the best boutique hotels in Muscat, the capital of Oman, for an unforgettable holiday.

Sifawy Boutique Hotel

Sifawy Boutique Hotel is one of the most spectacular boutique hotels in Muscat. Not only for the surrounding natural beauty, or the amazing Omani architecture, but also for the great hospitality and high-quality service that reflects the authentic Omani hospitality and generosity. The hotel is located in the heart of Jebel Sifah, which is a gorgeous marina town near the northeastern coast of Oman. Sifawy is named after the town where it is established and means the people from Sifah, which gives it a welcoming feel of home. It combines both the European style with the Omani design, which gives its visitors an international service with a local flavor. The view from Sifawy Boutique Hotel is on the sea, shows a clear blue sky and a magnificent mountain, which mixes all the outstanding features of the natural beauty of Oman.

Sifawy Boutique Hotel By: Prasad Pillai Flickr

Al Bustan Palace

Al Bustan Palace has a unique story of Omani heritage and worldly experience. It is located in the capital city of Muscat in one of Oman’s premier resorts. The hotel has a magnificent view of the Sea of Oman, and Al Hajar Mountains, which are one of the most famous Omani mountain ranges. It also has the longest private beach in Oman which extends to one-kilometer (0.62 miles) on the northern coast. In Al Bustan Palace, visitors also enjoy perfectly-crafted gardens, high-quality service, unique hospitality and the mind-blowing Omani architecture, design and decorations of the building.

View From Al Bustan Palace By: Fabio Achilli Flickr

The Chedi Muscat

The Chedi Muscat is another perfect natural and architectural painting. The hotel resides where visitors can view the marvelous Al Hajar Mountains, as well as the crystal waters of the Gulf of Oman. Furthermore, it has a beautiful garden oasis that covers an area of 21 acres. Between six distinct restaurants, and three swimming pools, guests of the Chedi Muscat enjoy an unforgettable vacation in its unique Omani-inspired guest rooms and villas. Combining the authentic Omani style and the spectacular Asian design, visitors will enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience at the Chedi Muscat.

The Chedi Muscat Hotel By: Gary Denham Flickr

Muscat Hills Resort

A vacation spent at the Muscat Hills Resort is definitely the perfect relaxing escape that everyone deserves. The resort is located in the crystal turquoise bay of Al Jissah on the northern coast of Oman. Unlike other coastal hotels, Muscat Hills Resort allows visitors to literally live on the beach in its mind-blowing huts, inspired by the simple and charming barasti style. Besides the beautiful private beach and the golden sands, the resort has its own professionally-equipped dive center. The center offers guests a wide variety of exciting sports activities which include kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling. All visitors enjoy the calming simplicity and mind-blowing beauty that surrounds them, along with the mouthwatering Mediterranean dishes cooked in its beach club.

Dive Center Oman By: Adam Houlston Flickr