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we contacted Said, the supposedly owner of this failed company for a 2 days tour. When he arrived... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Lausanne, Switzerland
Desert night

My friends and I stayed here for a day.Basic but comfortable rooms, good food and very friendly... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Muscat, Oman
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26 Jul 2017
11 Nov 2015
“Desert night”
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

we contacted Said, the supposedly owner of this failed company for a 2 days tour. When he arrived, he did not even say hi to us, no interest at all in us. Super distant, did not even know how to drive (we got nauseas from...More

3  Thank susyarcy
Reviewed 11 November 2015

My friends and I stayed here for a day.Basic but comfortable rooms, good food and very friendly staff.

Thank Sanusc
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Not a bad place for an overnight stay on the way to Wadi after the beach turtles. In the morning -dzhip safari, camels, breakfast and great views ...

Thank sbsbsb2013
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Overall, I would choose another place. If you do choose this, do it just if you aren't alone and if everybody in your group is fine with having no comfort whatsoever. Beware that they do not offer what promised. In details: Cons: - I reached...More

Thank francescoesticazzi
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We stayed one night in mid April and found the camp a bit lacking in what is promised. The staff checking us in had absolutely zero enthusiasm and the whole place suffered from a general malaise. We expected minimal, and it is certainly that. Be...More

1  Thank A M
Reviewed 13 February 2014

I used to be one of the owners of desert-discovery until 2009 when my partner (Said) suddenly stopped paying me. I have been in court with him for over 4 years now and it is very frustrating to learn that desert-discovery is still comfortably continuing...More

3  Thank Stanislawski
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I had a 2day tour with my family that was above my expectations!! Very well organized, the operator met us at the hotel and took us the most beautiful places of Oman, always very friendly and concerned with our well-being, good english and knowledge of...More

Thank M140390
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I highly recommend Desert Discovery tours if you wish to sightsee and get to know Omani culture properly. All there is to know is at http://www.desertdiscovery.com/ but I will try to highlight the main cons. First, they pick you at your Hotel so that there...More

Thank Vitor A
Reviewed 8 February 2013

We had a three day tour that more than met our needs and expectations. Local knowledge and personal service make this company easy to recommend. Very satisfied indeed.

Thank dp191244
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We stayed for one night at the Al Areesh Camp. The place is nicely located next the to sand dunes. We took a 4wd sand dune drive. It was the best thing with to stay in the camp. In the evening we had a dinner...More

1  Thank Jo L
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