Muscat, 6 Jul (ONA) —- Oman Tourism Development Company (OMRAN Group), the executive arm of the Sultanate for tourism development, announced the soft opening of dusitD2 Naseem Resort in Al Jabal Al Akhdar, marking the commencement of its operational activities.
The four-star dusitD2 Naseem Resort Jabal Akhdar is the newest addition to OMRAN Group’s diverse hotel portfolio in the Sultanate. The resort draws inspiration from the natural and cultural characteristics of Al Jabal Al Akhdar, one of the most prominent tourist spots in the region.
The resort will offer its visitors unmatched experiences and tourism products that combine both leisure and entertainment aspects in a distinctive way, thereby playing an important role in meeting the market needs and growing demand for new and innovative hotel facilities and tourist experiences in the country.
On this occasion, Hashil Obaid Al Mahrouqi, CEO of OMRAN Group, said: “The soft opening of dusitD2 Naseem Resort is an important step that solidifies OMRAN Group’s steadfast tourism development journey across the country, while reflecting our continued determination towards building a sustainable future for the sector, and stimulating investments in the most prominent tourist spots of the Sultanate. These efforts align with the objectives of the National Tourism Strategy 2040 to strengthen the Sultanate’s position as one of the premier tourism destinations for regional and international travelers”.
He added: ” dusitD2 Naseem Resort will provide tourism experiences that go beyond hotel accommodation and focus on a whole new tourism offering that combines the elements of adventure tourism and entertainment, therefore diversifying into wider market segments and opening up new horizons for similar projects in the Sultanate”.
“We are delighted to make our Oman debut with this vibrant resort which showcases the heritage, culture and visual splendour of the destination in truly distinctive fashion,’ said Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun, Group CEO, Dusit International. “From enriching wellness experiences and exciting dining journeys to adventurous excursions and a wide range of exhilarating activities, dusitD2 Naseem Resort, Jabal Akhdar has all the elements in place to provide a highly memorable vacation for visitors of all ages. Bright days are on the horizon for international travel, and we look forward to making the property a resounding success.”
Comprising of 250 beautifully decorated contemporary rooms and suites, and located on the Saiq Plateau, an area of natural beauty in Al Jabal Al Akhdar at an altitude of 2,000 meters, the resort is only 2 hours by car from Muscat International Airport. It features panoramic views of the surrounding Al Hajar mountain range, along with several facilitates, to be opened at a later stage, including an 8,000 sqm Adventure Park, and other experiences inspired from the local heritage and culture, such as traditional olive oil and rose water distilleries and other amenities that offer the perfect environment for an exciting, yet relaxing stay.
dusitD2 Naseem Resort, Jabal Akhdar is the second hotel property owned and developed by OMRAN Group in Jabal Al Akhdhar. In 2014, OMRAN launched its iconic Alila Jabal Akhdar Resort, which underpinned the Group’s pioneering role in catalysing growth in various governorates and represented a significant milestone that contributed to attracting local and global visitors to Jabal Al Akhdhar and the Sultanate.
Marking its debut in the Sultanate, dusitD2 Naseem Resort, Jabal Akhdar will further create wider tourist dimensions in the country, boost domestic tourism and attract tourists from around the world to explore the spectacular scenery of Oman and embark on various outdoor adventure experiences.
OMRAN Group Owns and oversees an array of renowned regional and international hospitality brands, amounting to 25 hotels and resorts with over 4,000 hotel rooms, as well as heritage and eco-tourism destinations celebrating the local culture and authentic Omani hospitality.