Grand Hyatt Muscat Sets New Standard In Global Hospitality
Grand Hyatt Muscat is setting new standards in world-class authentic hospitality after receiving two more prestigious international hospitality awards.
After receiving the “Leading Hotel in Oman 2010” award from the World Travel Awards recently, Grand Hyatt Muscat has been recognised once again with two more awards. The “Rubin Business Hotel” award 2010, and the “Best Foreign Cuisine in Oman” were presented to Grand Hyatt Muscat’s Italian restaurant Tuscany by the prestigious German publishing house, Berliner Tageszeitung.
“Grand Hyatt Muscat’s portfolio of prominent awards is a true testament to the property’s ongoing effort to offer guests authentic hospitality in a truly luxurious setting. It is a great achievement, not just for Hyatt, but for Oman, as the Grand Hyatt Muscat is now a global player in the world map of top hotels,” said Thierry Bertin, Vice-President Sales & Marketing, Hyatt International - South West Asia, Limited.
In the past year, Grand Hyatt Muscat has received four major awards from some of the world’s leading influencers in hospitality including:
- Berliner Tageszeitung - Best Business Hotel 2010 out of 175 tested hotels
- Berliner Tageszeitung – Tuscany restaurant named Best Restaurant in 2010 out of 175 tested hotels
- World Travel Awards - Oman's Leading Hotel 2010
- Condé Nast Traveller - No. 1 Hotel in Muscat 2009
The recent Berliner Tageszeitung awards were presented by Queen of the Universe, Ms. Julia Schmidt, in a ceremony held at Grand Hyatt Muscat on 8 May. Miss Schmidt was accompanied by Queen of the World and the Queen of Europe at the presentation ceremony.
Editor in Chief of the publication Berliner Tageszeitung, Mr. Reiko Opitz commented: “We are very excited to be awarding Grand Hyatt Muscat with both of these awards. After scouting the globe for contenders we recognise the hotel for being set apart from the rest. Not only for the first class facilities the hotel offers to its business guests, but also for the impressive and beautiful surroundings which makes the hotel unique and embraces an Omani sense of style and culture”.
A total of 175 hotels from around the globe competed for the “Rubin Business
Hotel” award 2010. Grand Hyatt Muscat has also received a number of international and local awards including “Oman’s Leading Hotel 2010” by the World Travel Awards, “No. 1 Hotel in Muscat 2009” by Condé Nast Traveller, “Best Business Hotel in Muscat” in 2009 by Business Traveler Middle East, and “Best Italian Restaurant” by Oman2day.
Located in the heart of the city’s diplomatic district, the 280-room Grand Hyatt Muscat has been defined by Hyatt International as an energetic and contemporary city resort hotel, featuring New Age technology but retaining its commitment to old world standards of gracious service.
Authentic cuisines and entertainment are available at the hotel’s restaurants and bars, while it’s Banquet and Convention facilities are capable of accommodating up to 800 delegates theatre-style. Set within landscaped grounds, the hotel overlooks the azure waters of the Gulf of Oman.