Wyndham Hotel Group recently announced signing of two new properties in Oman, under the umbrella of two brands – Ramada Encore and Ramada Hotel & Suites.
The three star Ramada Encore Muscat Al Ghubra and four star Ramada Hotel & Suites Muscat Al Ghubra will be situated along Sultan Qaboos street.
Dan Ruff, Wyndham Hotel Group’s president and managing director for EMEA, said: “Oman as a destination is attracting many types of travellers with 12 million expected by 2020. The signing of these two hotels is a milestone for Wyndham Hotel Group as they join the existing Ramada Qurum Beach.”
The two hotels will address both mid and upper-midscale market. The signing of the Ramada Encore Muscat Al Ghubra marks planned construction of 200 stylish rooms with 173 standard rooms and 27 suites. The facilities include a fitness centre, roof top pool and café, all-day dining restaurant and coffee lounge, the hotel will not only be the first Ramada Encore to open in Oman, but will become the largest of its kind across the Middle East & Africa.
Immediately adjacent, the Ramada Hotel & Suites Muscat Al Ghubra will offer 90 high-end suites and share its leisure facilities with those at the Ramada Encore. The conversion of the current residential building is due to begin in 2017, with both properties to open their doors simultaneously at the end of 2018.