Millennium & Copthorne to open three new Middle East and Africa properties in 2015

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Middle East and Africa (MEA) will enter the Muscat market next year with the opening of three new properties.

The operator will start with the launch of the 115-key Millennium Executive Apartments property in quarter one.

Two further Millennium hotels will be added to the group portfolio in 2015 in the Omani capital: Grand Millennium Hotel Muscat, originally scheduled for a 2014 opening, and Copthorne Hotel Muscat.


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The Millennium Executive Apartments will have an all-day dining restaurant, café and access to a swimming pool and health club.

The 328-key Grand Millennium Muscat Hotel will be Sharia-compliant with an all-day dining restaurant, specialty restaurant, tea lounge, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, health club with fitness center, tennis courts and meeting facilities including a 4,101-square-foot ballroom, seven meeting rooms, majlis and VIP room.

The hotel will be connected to the adjacent Muscat Grand Mall via a dedicated sky bridge.

The three new Muscat properties join the 234-room Millennium Resort Mussanah.

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