Saraya Bandar Jissah
Saraya Bandar Jissah is on track to deliver a one-of-a-kind luxury development in 2017, with two 5-star beachfront hotels, a boutique hotel and a resort hotel that will be operated by world-class operators—the Jumeirah Group, five residential zones, and a state-of-the-art recreational facility. Saraya Bandar Jissah, which is being developed in partnership between Omran and Saraya Oman, is located on the outskirts of Muscat on a secluded beach surrounded by the Hajar Mountains. The destination is being built on 2.2 million square metres of land, with an expansive beachfront and a high point of 250 metres above sea level. Saraya Bandar Jissah will be home to 398 exclusive residential units, spacious hilltop villas, stylish town-houses and luxury apartments—all with an attractive waterfront and mountainside views.
Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront
The Oman Tourism Development Company (OMRAN) launched the $1.3 billion Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront project aimed at transforming Port Sultan Qaboos into a major tourism based mixed use waterfront destination. As per its initial launch in 2015, the project is panned in four phases. The first phase of consists of a fisherman’s wharf, fish souq, a five-star marina hotel, a four-star family hotel, residential, destination shopping, restaurants, cafes, boutiques, entertainment and cultural facilities as well as a super yacht and leisure boat marina. Its completion will be achieved in phases, starting 2020.
New Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre
The first phase opened in September 2016, and the new Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre is set to become an iconic landmark for Muscat and the Sultanate of Oman. Surrounded by nature it overlooks a wadi which is a haven for Oman’s exotic bird life. The Centre is conveniently located only 10 minutes from the Muscat International Airport. Located in its own precinct, this world-class facility is perfectly suited to host international, regional and national conventions, exhibitions and business events. Amongst its features is a tiered auditorium seating 3,200 people and more than 22,000 square metres of column-free exhibition space. www.omanconvention.com