Well-maintained four-star sports hotel, which was created for the Asian Beach Games. It is located at Mussanah, a 60-minute drive from Muscat Airport, directly on the Indian Ocean.
The Barceló Resort, Mussanah, was created for the Asian Beach Games in 2010 and is built around a large marina. It stands directly on the Indian Ocean. The hotel area has several pools, also a 50 m track for lovers of swimming. The miles long and sparsely populated beaches, good for strolling and swimming, begins directly at the hotel.
This very well run hotel has won awards in recent times, has accordingly good service and clean, well maintained rooms and this at moderate prices. Seaview room is worth it, because of the direct view of the blue of the ocean. All rooms have a balcony.
The hotel restaurant with terrace overlooking the sea offers a variety of international dishes at 5* level. The spa has also made a name for itself with the locals, so that also Omanis and their families go there.
With "Oman Sail" as a partner for water sports ranging from scuba diving to sailing and kayaking, the Barceló Resort offers a wide range of activities for beginners, families and even advanced golfers.
The hotel is well suited for exploring the southern Batinah plain with Barka, Al Hazm, Rostaq and Nakhl all nearby, as well as the wadis Hoqain, Abyadh and Bani Kharoos.