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Samara Hotel

Al Khuwair Street, Muscat, Oman
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Samara Hotel
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Ranked #15 of 39 Hotels in Muscat
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Gurgaon, India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A convenient location, very helpful team make you comfortable as you reach The rooms a spacious and well maintained The food served is simple but tasty You also have many restaurants in the immediate neighborhood............you are spoilt for choice a value for money convenient hotel

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Sohar, Oman
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Located in Al Khuwair is this a good value for money hotel. Akbar at the reservation desk makes it easier to book over the phone or if you are the reception already. In case you find it difficult to locate put Rotana Hotel as coordinates in the GPS. It is adjacent to Rotana Hotel Muscat. Breakfast is minimal but serves... More 

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Mumbai
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The plus points are: Location- the hotel is in the main area of the Muscat. Market and good restaurants are nearby Rooms- Are large with all basic amenities Food- The restaurant provides very basic level of Breakfast Service- Average service Value- Over all the hotel is value for money The negative points are TV- Only very limited TV channels available... More 

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Udaipur, India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

i stayed there for about a week. the place is good, clean and you will get everything just outside the hotel. You need a Taxi : Just available You need Currency conversion : 100 M only Super market for purchase : 200 M Tea / Coffee / Juice / etc : 30 M Bakery : 100 M Good restaurants to... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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70 reviews 70 reviews
32 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Nicely located hotel with nice facilities! Food was also great... Proximity is a huge thing and there are lots of restaurants around the place also! Staff is also very courteous! Adequate parking was also available! Rooms were nice, comfortable and clean!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

How pleased i am to review the Samara Hotel . I was let down by another hotel property in the area and quickly made arrangements to stay at the Samara . Not knowing anything much about the hotel i was pleasantly surprised by the very friendly staff and super service . The room was clean and i enjoyed a good... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Hotels in Oman are not cheap. Samara has some great deals, ~30 OMR incl. taxes per night is very good. The rooms are clean and have everything needed. They're a decent size also. You're just next door to a bakery and a supermarket, and close to a number of great restaurants and cafés (check out Begum's nearby for Indian!). You're... More 

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113 reviews 113 reviews
101 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This hotel is located between the airport and the city of Muscat, not exactly close to anything worth mentioning. There are, however, a decent selection of restaurants to choose from nearby, if you need that late night snack/dinner. If you are not planning to rent a car, be advised that you will be depending on taxis to go to/from the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Stayed here for 1 night Jan 2015. Room was small, but clean. Hot water, firm bed, clean sheets, enough space for 1-2. OK location, average restaurants nearby but the Zawari Mosque is worth a quick look. Breakfast was adequate, waiter was really friendly and talkative, as the room was empty. Shame the other staff were generally rude and unfriendly, and... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Arrived very early in the morning (well before usual check-in time) and was still given a room after a short wait. Staff were very helpful in detail nearby attractions and restaurants. The hotel itself is only 10-15mins away from the hotel (in traffic) and is situated very close to Muscat Grand Mall which also has a supermarket. I did not... More 

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