JW Marriott Muscat opening 2019

The new JW Marriott Muscat is likely to open by mid-summer 2019.

JW Marriott Muscat
JW Marriott Muscat

This is a push back from a 2018 opening that was originally planned. Financed by Qatar National Bank the hotel is located within the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre. The hotel will have 305 rooms, with five restaurants and lounges and three outdoor swimming pools.

Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre Auditorium
Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre Auditorium

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre‘s Auditorium is also close to being completed, with seating already installed and under dustsheets awaiting ceiling completion.

Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre Auditorium Interior
Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre Auditorium Interior

Very conveniently located for Muscat International Airport, the JW Marriott is likely to be a good Oman hotel base for anyone arriving for one or two days of business in Muscat.

Author: Tony Walsh

Book author including the current Bradt guide to Oman – edition 4