New leisure, retail, business project to transform part of Muscat

Water-Front is S&T Real Estate's property investment located in the heart of the diplomatic district of Oman's capital city
New leisure, retail, business project to transform part of Muscat
By Staff writer
Thu 01 Mar 2018 02:00 PM

Leasing has begun at a new destination for retail, business and leisure in Muscat which will also offer access to the beach.

Water-Front is S&T Real Estate’s property investment located in the heart of the diplomatic district of Muscat.

The mixed-use development offers over 25,000 square metres of leasing space for commercial, business, retail and F&B outlets, and is expected to bring new international operators to Oman for the first time.

Developed over five storeys with three basement levels of car parking, Water-Front is touted as the only leisure destination of its kind in Oman with external eating areas, walkways and promenades, and a new seafront with access to the beach.

Working in partnership with Muscat Municipality, the ground floor will offer a double-sided mall with restaurant outlets on either end.

From small boutiques to designer labels and global chains, the development will offer a retail experience encompassing fashion, beauty, lifestyle, spa, fitness and more.

The upper three levels will be leased to commercial establishments as office space.

“Water-Front is our first iconic development which will serve as a catalyst for the re-emergence of the Shatti District,” said Waqas Al Adawi, vice-chairman of S&T Group.

“The location and landscaping of Water-Front is unique and gifted, offering unparalleled views that both businesses and visitors to the development will certainly enjoy. Moreover, we are confident that the development will bring blue-chip international operators to the country, some of whom will enter the Oman market for the very first time.”

Kevin Anderson, Head of Development and Leasing of Water-Front added: “It is an opportunity for international brands that are keen to have presence in this iconic development, particularly for businesses looking to take advantage of the location and premium construction design.”

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Last Updated: Thu 01 Mar 2018 01:03 PM GST

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