Swiss-Belhotel to set up new property in Muscat

Continuing its expansion in the GCC, Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) has entered into a management agreement with Al Salaam International Hotel LLC to operate Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. Expected to open in 2019, the superb 3-star hotel enjoys an outstanding location in Seeb in close proximity to Muscat International Airport.
Nadhim Said Hamdan al Rawahi, Partner of Al Salaam Intl Hotel LLC, stated, “We believe with its strong global network and experience, the Swiss-Belhotel International will add tremendous value to this project. The Swiss-Belinn Muscat is being equipped with the very best facilities in the upper 3-star category and will contribute greatly to development of tourism in Oman. The project location is across the airport and hence our main concept is blending business, transits and pleasure. We are looking forward to extending our attractive “Omani” hospitality portfolio with Swiss-Belhotel. Furthermore, we are looking to contribute to the social-economic development of Oman and enable to provide direct and indirect jobs to Omanis in hospitality sector.”
Gavin M Faull, Chairman and President of Swiss-Belhotel Intl, said, “We are thrilled to debut in Oman with a reputed partner like Al Salaam Intl Hotel LLC. It is an exciting time for us as we continue to strengthen our presence in the GCC. The scale and diversity of our brands allows us to serve any market segment or need. Swiss-Belinn Muscat will be ideal for travellers looking for a comfortable and affordable accommodation.”