AccorHotels, Omran to open hotel

AccorHotels, the world’s leading travel and lifestyle group, announced the signing of a management agreement with the Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran), a leading hotel developer owner mandated to develop the Sultanate’s tourism industry, to open the first ibis Styles in Oman.

The 280-room economy ibis Styles Muscat will be strategically located within the new state-of-the-art Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC) master development in Madinat Al Irfan. Ibis Styles Muscat will be the first internationally branded economy hotel in the OCEC master development, strengthening AccorHotels’ presence in Oman. The hotel aims to open in 2020.

Developed by Omran, OCEC is Oman’s largest meeting, conference, incentive and exhibition destination with advanced design and state of the art convention infrastructure. OCEC, opened over a year ago and forms part of phase one of the Madinat Al Irfan.