Mythical and magical – with a cool and stylish modern edge. As the legendary home to Sinbad, the sailor, Sohar is one of Oman’s oldest and loveliest towns with a colorful history of seafaring daring do’s and prosperity based on local copper.
Over the last decade, sleepy little Sohar has been brought vibrantly to 21st century life with the development of the vast port-side area, giant malls, stylish residential developments, new industries and an influx of sophisticated new urbanites.
The city is famous for its beautiful, well-kept seafront. Our iconic new 179-roomed Radisson Blu Hotel, Sohar is the only beachside hotel in the Northern Province of Oman, located just 12 kms from the industrial port and 5 kms from the business district.
With its gorgeous setting and wealth, Sohar has a great style and ambitions that surpass those of its copper-mining heyday. Look out Muscat!
The 179 fashionable Standard, Deluxe and Business Class rooms include 16 gorgeous suites, featuring warm, earthy shades enlivened by flashes of fresh oceanic colors. All come with a high tech media hub, complete with a large working space, plus fast free WIFI and IP 42-inch TVs. Business Class rooms offer coolly desirable benefits including use of the exclusive lounge with breath-taking sea views.
The hotel’s highly experienced and creative meetings and event team has unrivalled skill in organizing every sort and size of event. The flexible meeting spaces hold up to 80 delegates with fast free Internet throughout, while the spectacular ballroom can host up to 700 lucky guests. It can also be easily converted into an exhibition hall with direct access from the hotel car park.
The hotel's three restaurants and bars provide a choice of food and beverage choices and include the Al Zafaran Restaurant, an all-day dining which creatively combine international fare with local flavor as well as the hotel’s signature restaurant, Amaranthai serves refined Thai and Chinese cuisine in a relaxed and authentic setting. The Al Khaimah roof top bar with a shisha terrace embraces the sweet sounds of classic Arabic music around filling the trendy Aqua Bar.
The hotel’s state of the art, 500 sqm wellness center includes fitness facilities by Technogym, sauna & Jacuzzi, plus a 25 meter lap pool and stunning leisure pool. The separate male and female sections include a sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi – along with massage rooms and treatments.
What are you waiting for? Visit us in the stunning city of Sohar today!