Omran announces plans for Ibis Styles hotel at Madinat Al Irfan


Eager to elevate Oman’s Madinat Al Irfan offering, Oman Tourism Development Company (OMRAN) has announced plans for a three-star Ibis Styles hotel, which will contribute a total of 282 keys.

The property will stand adjacent to the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Adding to this, Omran has shed light on a build-and-own commercial office building in Madinat Al Irfan’s Business Park, in which OMRAN will lease part as its head office. The net leasable area of the building would be approximately 16,000m2.

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Vice president of development partnerships and investment relations, OMRAN, Salah Salim Al Ghazali noted: “We encourage the investment community to take advantage of this opportunity in this world-class, evolving area which enjoys a strategic location at the heart of Muscat, creating a modern urban destination for visitors, residents and businesses.”

“Madinat Al Irfan East is a vibrant area that encompasses the country’s new events hub, Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre Precinct, which is linked to the new Crowne Plaza Muscat OCEC Hotel and Muscat’s first JW Marriot Hotel. This is in addition to the Business Park which is designed to house the offices of leading corporations – and currently home to the new Omantel headquarters. OMRAN is now offering investors a unique opportunity to invest in this ideal and innovative business environment,” Al Ghazali added.