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Muscat
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Went me and my family and joined by my uncle family from UAE. The stay was ok not to what I was expecting the restaurant was closed for the new year eve, the break fast was nice the swimming pool was not clean, our room was great very relaxing no noise overall it was a very relaxing and joyful experience...

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Krishna S, Resort Manager at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Al Nahda Resort & Spa. Thank you for the appreciation for the hotel facilities and the services, your positive sentiments about the overall experience of your stay have been shared with the team. At Al Nahda Resort & Spa, we are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete service to our guests and their appreciation...

Hounslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I have been to this place a number of times. I made my first trip in summer of 2010 and absolutely loved it, I've made sure I have spent at least 1 night here whenever I am in Muscat. It's a great place to visit and is catered to a variety of people. Hotel: All of the rooms I have...

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Krishna S, Resort Manager at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Al Nahda Resort & Spa. Thank you for the appreciation for the hotel facilities and the services, your positive sentiments about the overall experience of your stay have been shared with the team. At Al Nahda Resort & Spa, we are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete service to our guests and their appreciation...

Sohar, Oman
Reviewed 6 January 2015

In case you are looking to unwind in a place full of trees, lawns and that too at great length and breadth then this is THE place to be in. 5 start resort with extensive facilities of spa, swimming pool, playground, bicycling track along with cycles on rent (BYOC is allowed). We were a group of 3 families who celebrated...

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Krishna S, Resort Manager at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Al Nahda Resort & Spa. Thank you for the appreciation for the hotel facilities and the services, your positive sentiments about the overall experience of your stay have been shared with the team. At Al Nahda Resort & Spa, we are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete service to our guests and their appreciation...

Reviewed 2 January 2015

Great place near Muscat. Couldn't believe when I saw this place first time. It's a kind of near nature. Great place especially for family with kids and even elders. My son enjoyed the place. Cycling is a big fun. Entire hotel staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 December 2014

This must have been a nice resort some years ago but it is now a little run down and definitely not a 5 star resort. The rooms were ok but the furniture smelt musty and the bathroom should really be renovated. The breakfast selection was fine but the service was lousy as nobody attended our table even though there were...

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Muscat
Reviewed 11 November 2014

I have been to Al Nahda several times in the past and each time had lots of fun due to the large rooms, great resort ambience and a sumptuous buffet. My son likes to cycle around and I find roaming in its various gardens and fountains very relaxing. It is very good value for money considering that the villas are...

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Marketing M, Owner at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lovekesh77 Many thanks for giving us your feedback on your stay with us. We are happy to see that you and your family enjoyed your 'relaxing' experience and found the resort to have a 'great ambiance and sumptuous buffet.' We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards,

Reviewed 29 October 2014

Rooms are spacious, furniture is too good. Green, huge area, quite, however the bottle of water costs 2.400OR??? 300 ml of soft drinks 1.400 OR??? too expensive. Not too many choices of food. The coffee cups, plates, too old. Cleanliness quality below average. Dusty inside the room showing that it was not maintained at all. A kind of smell inside...

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Marketing M, Owner at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear seeli s Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are sorry that your experience did not match your expectations and we have taken into consideration the points that you mention. We hope that you will visit us again in the future. Kind regards,

Muscat Governorate, Oman
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The resort is awesome with excellent space management.All facilities are excellent.Please include some Indian food in the Buffet.Nice place away from home.Will definitely be back for the next vacation.

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Marketing M, Owner at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Nalini U Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that you had such a 'memorable holiday' and that you found the facilities to be 'excellent'. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind regards, Kate

Reviewed 8 October 2014

i thoroughly enjoyed the spa facility at Al Nahda Resort. The spa menu is very well written & gives lot of options. The staff at the reception is well trained & doesn't take much of time in completing the formalities. if an advice is required the docs at the reception are very informative which makes it different. The massage was...

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Marketing M, Owner at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear devesh k Many thanks for giving us your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to read that you 'thoroughly enjoyed' your experience in the spa and that you found the massage an 'ultimate experience.' We look forward to welcoming you back on a future visit. Kind regards,

Arusha, Tanzania
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The Al Nahda Resort & Spa was a fabulous place to stay. It was a jewel hidden in the middle of nothingness and all the staff were very friendly and professional. The room was spacious with lovely balcony. The gym was well stocked and maintained. The pool was big and gorgeous with just about any service available by well trained...

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Marketing M, Owner at Al Nahda Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Eugene P Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that you found the resort 'fabulous' and the staff 'friendly and professional'. We are also pleased to see that you enjoyed the spa so much and that it was 'one of the best holidays' you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in an oasis of thirty acres of gardens, enclosed by sprawling greens and clusters of mango trees, Al Nahda Resort & Spa provides the ultimate in tranquillity and relaxation. The resort's 109 rooms are designed in apartment, free-standing villa and bungalow styles and boast some of the largest rooms in Oman. The Eram Spa is one of the most unique spa concepts in the Middle East with more than 60 treatments offering wellness and healing therapies, as well as signature treatments and a host of other relaxing, medical and rejuvenating experiences. Three restaurants and two bars provide a variety of eating and drinking choices for all guests. For those looking to keep fit, our gym with 24 state-of-the-art machines, provides the latest facilities. Additional facilities include two floodlit tennis courts, a sand volleyball court, a dedicated children's play, underground meditation centre, steam tunnel, spa baths, amphitheatre, large swimming pool, 30 acres of gardens, Room service and the Eram Spa with 22 separate treatment rooms. Located a 30-minute drive from Muscat International Airport, Al Nahda Resort & Spa is the ideal setting for a relaxing break, away from downtown, though in the Muscat area, and surrounded by a selection of trees and nature to provide the perfect tranquil atmosphere.Al Nahda Resort & Spa is the Sultanate of Oman's first and only Preferred Boutique hotel, part of the Preferred Hotel Group, showcasing distinctive travel experiences in some of the most exceptional hotels and resorts around the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Al Nahda Resort & Spa

Address: PO Box 502 | PC 320, Barka 320, Oman
Region: Oman > Al Batinah Governorate > Barka
Price Range: RM545 - RM912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Nahda Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 109
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“Good for the disabled or visually impaired - it's on the flat.”
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“wake up early 5:30 or 6 am. and walk in the gardens”
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“pool villa will be better option”
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“rooms near restaurant and near reception”
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“Premier rooms near to the resort fence are very calm and have good balcony view.”
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