InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel

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On the beach, beach towels
On the beach, beach towels
On the beach, beach towels
3 outdoor pools, open 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel

InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel

5.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
Map
Al Kharjiya Street, Al Shati Area, PO Box 398, Muscat, 114

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationQasr Al Alam Royal Palace21 min drive
  • AirportMuscat (MCT-Muscat Intl.)22 min drive
  • Popular LocationOman International Exhibition Center25 min drive
  • Popular LocationQantab Beach25 min drive

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About this area

Muscat

InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel is located in Shati Al Qurum, a neighborhood in Muscat, and is in a shopping district and on the beach. Mutrah Fort and Old Watch Tower are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Qurum Beach and Qurum Park. Traveling with kids? Consider Muscat Children’s Museum and Marah Land. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing and outlet shopping.

What's nearby

  • Royal Opera House Muscat - 9 min walk
  • Qurum Beach - 7 min drive
  • Qasr Al Alam Royal Palace - 21 min drive
  • Oman International Exhibition Center - 25 min drive
  • Qantab Beach - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Muscat Intl. Airport (MCT) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • D'Arcy's Kitchen - 4 min walk
  • The Steak Company - 5 min walk
  • Twins Turkish Cuisine - 6 min walk
  • Ubhar - 6 min walk
  • Slider Station - 7 min walk

About this property

InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel

Upscale hotel on the beach, with 3 outdoor swimming pools
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 270 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and iPod docks. For entertainment, Smart TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus. Change of towels is available on request.
InterContinental Muscat, an IHG Hotel offers 270 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 43-inch Smart televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Muscat hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding, change of towels, and change of bedsheets can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in January 2020.

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Palm Beach Club. Services include Thai massages and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: OMR 12 per person
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Playground
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Sauna
  • Shopping mall
  • Shopping
  • Steam room
  • Table tennis

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Lockers available
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Malay

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (6943 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms - 4

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - Thai
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Renovated entire property - January 2020
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 43-inch Smart TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Recycling
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 6:00 AM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to June 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for OMR 12.29 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: OMR 12 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: OMR 29 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: OMR 12.29 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

InterContinental Hotel Muscat
InterContinental Muscat
Muscat InterContinental
Intercontinental Hotel Muttrah
InterContinental Muscat Hotel

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 37 out of 50 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 50 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 50 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 50 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 50 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.8/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The breakfast was stunning...and set us up for the whole day.We didnt eat in the hotel in the evening. Prices were too high and a great choice of local restaurants all within 5 minutes walk.Our 1 meal in the hotel was twice the price of anywhere else .Facilities - pools, gym etc were excellent.Muscat was a great place to be for 12 days!
Stayed 12 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is in a quiet area of Muscat with several dining options. The rooms are clean and spacious even the smallest size rooms.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Bad exp at Intercont Omman
I request to change my room 228 as the room was in bad condition and i asked for compensation but without any react from the hotel side. As IHG member after several calls they change the room to 303. my stay was for 7 nights but the hotel was under the standard.
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022