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InterContinental Hotel Muscat

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DC
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Great location, right on the beach, but no lounge chairs on the beach, it is strictly a public beach.Walking distance to good restaurants and the opera house. Very dated rooms and old moldy, dated bathrooms. Beds so so for comfort. Nice gardens, large pool area and another pool for lap swimming and third smaller covered pool for children. Good variety...

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Michael J, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear JbandDJ, I would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback, about your recent stay. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused by the construction near by. I am happy to know that you enjoyed our Food & Beverage offerings, but regret that our coffee man in the lobby did not serve you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. Lovely rooms, massive leisure and the best part about it is that the beach is walking distance.. Very friendly staff, got free drinks vouchers when you were checking in. :)

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Michael J, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Archana M, Greetings from Muscat, I would like to thank you for letting us know about your stay. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the hotel and its facilities. It is of great importance that our guests leave with great memories, and knowing that our staff played a role, makes us very proud. We look forward to...

Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We enjoyed the stay at the hotel. The airport pick up we arranged worked out very well. The beach promenade is a walking distance from the hotel and is an absolute must-see. I absolutely recommend staying at this hotel.

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Michael J, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Krassimira, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for sharing with us your feedback. We are glad that everything went according to plans, and that you were able to enjoy the beach and the hotel facilities. I am certain we will have the chance to welcome you back to the InterContinental Muscat in the future. Best...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

When one doesn't know the city, the Intercontinental Muscat definitely falls into a short list for some obvious reasons: 1) convenient location / sea-front 2) 5 stars hotel when one can afford it 3) the Intercontinental brand. We are disappointed with regards to all aspects: - The experience start by having your luggage being forgotten. So after 30min waiting in...

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Michael J, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Nabil-MN. Allow me and on behalf of the team at Intercontinental Muscat to apologize for the inconvenience that was caused during your stay. We are a hotel that takes pride in the service we deliver, and to see that we have fallen short is extremely disappointing. Please rest assure that your comments have been taken very seriously, and have...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We just spent 3 nights at this excellent hotel over the festive period. The hotel was tastefully decorated for the season. Check in was smooth and our room was the usual high standard of Intercontinental Hotels. The grounds and the pool were beautifully maintained (and it is very close to the beach) and all the staff we interacted with were...

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Michael J, Hotel Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Ruth W, On behalf of the team at InterContinental Muscat, I thank you for sharing your feedback. I am very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you were able to celebrate the festive season with flair. I am also delighted that you enjoyed our restaurants and facilities, and that the service provided by...

Oman
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Kids enjoyed the Pool and the Breakfast.... It was a perfect place to relax and recharge.playing Table Tennis was good fun....the staff was excellent .... was a perfect Christmas break... away from everyone just you & your family... excellent...three cheers to IHM

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Oliver G, Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Deep J, thank you so much for your fantastic review on tripadvisor. I am proud that we were able to provide you with the setting for an relaxing stay away from the buzz. Most important for us is that our people was playing a key role in delivering an excellent experience. I sincerely hope to see you soon again....

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 23 December 2015

I have more than a decade loyalty to this hotel, despite of that my early confirmed reservation was cancelled due to a system error, as i have been told!! At the same time i have been told that i was lucky to have a vacant room. I checked in at night and i was not prepared to seek options, that...

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Oliver G, Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear FAHADalahmdi, thank you for your valued feedback on tripadvisor. Please accept my sincere apologies for this unfortunate experience, which honestly, is not acceptable and I feel very ashamed that this has happened to you as one of our most loyal guests. I was very pleased to get the chance to talk to you during you stay and I will...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This place is the best bar I have ever been, period. The experience was perfect, from the lovely greeting by the hostess, till the best drinks of my life. If you are an enthusiast of this profession you have to visit the bar in Intercon Muscat, it is and experience for a lifetime. The bar staff are super friendly and...

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Oliver G, Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Nalinda, thank you so much for your fantastic feedback. I am very proud to work with Sam. People like him can make the difference. I can assure you that he will get celebrated for your feedback. I surely hope to see you soon again. with kind regards Oliver Geyer Resident Manager

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Opulent is probably the best word to describe this hotel. The fixtures and fittings are of high quality and there is plenty of marble. Service was stunningly good but I have found that in all IHG hotels. Breakfast was also excellent, even bacon was available if segregated. Location is good if you want the beach and there is a private...

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Oliver G, Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear Suart S, thank you so much for your very positive feedback on tripadvisor. It is great to read that you enjoyed overall the facilities and the service my colleagues delivered. As you said, you have to come back to try more. I am looking forward to see you. with kind regards Oliver Geyer Resident Manager

Kuwait
Reviewed 14 December 2015

The hotel location as well as services are great. Its location is next to the Opera palace, 15 minutes from Muscat airport in a quiet area. I have booked for three nights in an executive room with access to the club lounge which offers many services including late checkout among many other exclusive services. The hotel has good range of...

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Oliver G, Manager at InterContinental Hotel Muscat, responded to this review

Dear IbizaLoveYou, thank you so much for your great feedback on tripadvisor. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed the different facilities within our hotel but also the unique location which provides plenty of options outside to dine, shop or have a cultural experience. Thank you for your recommendation and I hope to see you soon again. with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Trader Vic's in InterContinental Hotel
Trader Vic's in InterContinental Hotel
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Bar, Asian, Polynesian
Tomato Restaurant
Tomato Restaurant
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean
Musandam Restaurant Intercontinental Hotel
Musandam Restaurant Intercontinental Hotel
Cuisines: Seafood, Asian, Middle Eastern, British
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
InterContinental Muscat is a 35-acre oasis in the heart of the city s premier residential, government and diplomatic quarter. The business and commercial district is close by, as are must-see sights including the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Bait Al Zubair Museum and Amouage Perfume Factory. For shoppers, the Muttrah Souk is the essence of Muscat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Hotel Muscat

Address: Al Kharjiya Street | Al Shati Area, Muscat 113, Oman
Region: Oman > Muscat Governorate > Muscat
Price Range: $228 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Hotel Muscat 5*
Number of rooms: 258
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Intercontinental Muscat
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Muscat
#5 Spa Hotel in Muscat
#8 Business Hotel in Muscat
#12 Luxury Hotel in Muscat
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“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles JimJ607, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose sea view not city view if you don't want to overlook the building site.”
 of 5 bubbles Klonarijan, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High Floor Rooms, Rooms over the entrance offer great sunset views.”
 of 5 bubbles Paul_02_2013, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to Club if you can afford it and ask for a 'full sea view'”
 of 5 bubbles indefatigable, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Highest possible floor. Pools view is very good.”
 of 5 bubbles micha_k463, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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