Club Med arrives in the Gulf States


The hospitality landscape in Sultanate of Oman is about to be reinforced with the official signature of Club Med Musandam project, the first Club Med Resort in the Gulf States, with an exclusive beach opening to the astounding Persian Gulf.

This ground-breaking development is a result of a collaborative partnership between Club Med, Royal Court Affairs and Omran Group, developers of Club Med Musandam. In line with its strong commitment to local development, this all-inclusive Resort is poised to make contributions to the region, ushering in opportunities for job creation and sustainable growth.

“This collaboration with Club Med is an important step that is in line with the objective of Omran vision 2040 aiming at bringing 11 million tourists in Oman to boost the inflow of international tourists to the Sultanate” says H.E. Mr. Salim bin Mohammed Al Mahrouqi, Minister of Heritage and Tourism.

The “Norway of Arabia”

The strategic location of Club Med Exclusive Collection Musandam adds to its charm and beauty. Nestled on the Musandam Peninsula at the extreme Northeast of the Arabian Peninsula, the location has a unique geography, culture and history that sets it apart from its Arabian neighbors.

Jutting out into the narrow Strait of Hormuz, Musandam’s jagged coastline has earned it the nickname ‘Norway of Arabia’. While its fjords are indeed impressive, the expansive Musandam mountains are equally worthy of exploration.

The Hajar Mountains embrace the Strait of Hormuz to give magnificent panoramas. The place stands out with its quaint coastal villages, historic forts, unique culture, and incredible marine life. Khasab is the central city and capital of Musandam province in Oman, the location is surrounded with stunning -natural scenery, it is one of the few places to see the authentic Bedouin lifestyle and traditions.

The Resort is 5 mins boat ride away from Khasab city and 2 and half hours away via Dubai International Airport, making it an attractive destination for both local and international travelers.

Nature, clear water and mountains

Club Med Musandam will be carrying a strong flair of the Oman culture, the resort interiors, entertainment and even food and beverages will be inspired by the location, climate, and cultures of the region.

The 300 rooms’ resort will be an Exclusive Collection, the most exclusive and premium line of product of the Club Med portfolio. It offers a refined and authentically luxurious way of living, free from pretension and ostentatiousness while still catering to the standards and needs of an elevated clientele.

Fun family activities creating a warm and inclusive environment together with quiet private spaces will co-exist in a complete vacation offer. For families, this will translate into world-class kids’ clubs with tailored facilities and certified staff for children of all ages, from 4 months old, inspiring curiosity, fun, and friendship.

Club Med Musandam promises a memorable beach experience, providing guests with the opportunity to reconnect with nature. The Resort will give exclusivity and intimacy while immersing its clients into the Oman traditions, Musandam wonders with a total holistic well-being concept.


Share post:



More like this

Capturing the plight of the Great White

From capturing the flight of South Africa's Great White...

Australia by train 

One of the world’s most beautiful and luxurious rail...

Beat the Schengen visa blues

The rejection rate for African applicants seeking Schengen visas...

Contiki adds nine new adventures to its line up

Contiki has added nine brand new trips to its...