This hotel, with comfortable rooms and giant oyster-shaped sinks in the bathroom, is popular with tour groups despite being inland. Oyster’s Restaurant serves delicious local kingfish and Captain's Lounge acts as a local meeting place.
There is a Budget rental agency in the foyer and turtle-watching trips can be arranged (OR18 per person), departing at 7.45pm and 4am for the dawn excursion. Ask reception for a list of other tours.
The Sur Plaza Hotel is located in the picturesque city of Sur, famous as an old fishing village and traditional manufacturer of dhows. Sur Plaza Hotel is managed by the Aitken Spence Hotels portfolio and offers world-class facilities to complement traditional Omani hospitality. The hotel is an ideal stop over to the Turtle Beach at Ras-al-Hadd, Wadi Bani Khalid and Wahiba Sands, a major tourist attraction in Oman. Sur Plaza Hotel is also convenient for business with a multipurpose conference room. The restaurant serves Continental, Indian, Arabic and Chinese cuisine. Sur Plaza Hotel also organizes live music and entertainment. Sur is situated 200 km from Muscat.