The forthcoming Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat, set to open in 2019, will capitalise on its location close to the new international airport and Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre.

The mixed-use development will offer 274 guest rooms and suites and 50 serviced apartments, six food and beverage outlets, rooftop restaurant, swimming pool, meeting and event space and lounges.

In 2016 Oman was on track to receive more than 1.8 million international tourists, expected to almost double within a decade.

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