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Al Nahda Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   PO Box 502 | PC 320, Barka, Oman
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Muscat
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a 40 minute drive from the airport. Love the setting of greens around. Good staff at reception and food was nice. Spa is the highlight. Pool is fine but service slow. The main dining restaurant is lovely with glass on all sides and the view superb. It was a rainy day and quite pleasant . A good mediation room... More

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Muscat, Masqat, Oman
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The tagline for this resort is 'Fivestar Naturally'; this is where the 5 star rating ends. From the outset the resort service started out poorly, upon arrival there was no parking inside the resort due to an event, therefore the only option for resident guest was to park 5 minutes walk away in the sun, despite the resort claiming Valet... More

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dubai
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there last week for 2 nights and though its a bit away from city, its damn difficult to reach there as there is lot of traffic. We stayed in the premium villa and it was quite clean and nice but our villa was far away and we had to ask for buggy everytime we leave the villa as... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The check-in was slow and the desk staff was rude and unconcerned. However the rest of the stay was nice. It is in the middle of nowhere which is nice, but the taxi driver had a very difficult time locating it. Off the beaten path. Make sure you have good directions for any taxi driver if you're arriving at Muscat... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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30 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights at Al Nahda Resort during March. The resort was a chance discovery while browsing through places looking for a different place to stay. The resort is around 40 minutes drive form the Seeb airport and taxis charge 15 omani riyals. On entering the resort, the sheer greenery of the resort and the scent of the... More

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed for a night to celebrate our Valentine and it was flawless! We should thank Mr. Afsal Ahmad the Duty Manager for making our stay very pleasant and memorable. Such a true hospitality ambassador, he gave us the warmest welcome upon our check-in time, he helped my fiance to make sure the dinner and special room amenities arrangement were... More

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The moment you walk into the resort it feels like you are in another world, so green and huge. From the main gate to reception, to the room, the statf is so friendly and professional. I was too tired the 1st night to eat in the restaurant and ordered room service. Food came quick and the it was delicious. Next... More

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

My wife an I first visited Al Nahda last year, and unfortunately it was during a severe storm and the resort had a lot if flooding, as did everywhere else in the region. So we returned and visited for my Birthday at the start of February. A more relaxed, pleasant and value for money trip, we could not have wished... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

it was enjoyabele experince , we have no issues with services and food , resenabel rate and charges, you get what you pay for. direction to the hotel from the main road is not clear and more parking space is requierd at the resort

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Muscat, Oman
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

When we arrived at 6pm the hotel after a long and confusing drive, we checked in at the reception. We asked for an extra room because we came with three people instead of two like we booked. They told us it was fully booked so they would set up the sofa bed. After calling twice they brought the sofa bed... More

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Additional Information about Al Nahda Resort & Spa

Also Known As:
Al Nahda Resort And Spa
Al Nahda Hotel Barka
Al Nahda Hotel
Al Nahda Resort
Al Nahda Resort & Spa Oman/Barka
Address: PO Box 502 | PC 320, Barka, Oman
Location: Oman > Al Batinah Governorate > Barka
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Barka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Al Nahda Resort & Spa 5*
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, 24 hour 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 
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