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Sunrise Resort

Al Hamra, Nizwa, Oman
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Ranked #4 of 7 Nizwa B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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64 reviews 64 reviews
62 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The drive up to this resort was great fun in my 4*4. Amazing views when you dared take your eyes off the road and the setting of the resort is spectacular as you are just a short walk away from the huge gorge. I booked one of the Arabic Tents and first impressions were OK. It was off peak season... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed here because Jabal Shams resort was full, and we were not disappointed. First of all, the drive there is exhilarating and offers some excellent views. PLEASE NOTE: YOU WILL NEED A 4x4 FOR THIS. The rooms/chalets are a bit damp and small, but the location makes up for this in full. Diner was good and sufficient. Go for... More

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105 reviews 105 reviews
15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

The place is nice and the personell is helpful. Many things are still under construction, the pool for example, but most of the facilities are up and running. We stayed one night in an arabic tent. It was the coldest night ever! Temperature goes down to zero degrees in this period and the little electric heather was not enough to... More

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Mount Isa, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

After a very adventurous drive from muscat into the mountains i arrived here to see the most stunning view of the sun setting and the hotel covered in clouds. The drive is a long one but well worth it, its adventurous and something you cant experience anywhere else. It is a basic resort, With either Tents or Chalets. The tents... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

This was a really pleasant suprise. We were hoping to spend a night over the Eid break at the JSR (Jebel Shams Resort) but it was fully booked so we booked here instead. It was slightly cheaper at 60SAR per room per night (for a couple) this included a great breakfast and a lovely buffet stle evening meal, nothing fancy... More

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

The resort was absolutely fabulous. We stayed in the big house secluded in the back of the resort. The staff were extremely friendly and went out of their way to ensure we had everything we needed. They even went as far as cooking just for us when we were late for dinner. The place is very clean, yet basic and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

With just over 3 hours drive from muscat, this is a great place to un-wind and explore the nature. The drive was amazing, with paved road most of the way but to get to the resort theres a 20kms stretch of dirt roads, so a 4x4 is required. The resort was nothing fancy and we (family of 2 adults and... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This is a simple resort (think of a campsite with permanent buildings as opposed to tents) in a great location. Getting there is an adventure and the resort itself is very isolated, which we liked. The rooms are basic - with ikea style furniture and a very interesting (??) decor, but very clean indeed. You are given a towel each... More

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Muscat, Oman
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We have stayed twice at Sunrise Resort in the last month and have enjoyed both visits. We prefer the Arabic tent as opposed to the chalets. The tents are elevated on cement foundations and are very sturdy.They can sleep about 6 comfortably. If it gets too cold at night, you can plug in the heater. There is a separate toilet... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I was a bit skeptic of this resort at first since I was only aware of the Jebel Shams resort in this mountainous region and expected this to be a second class effort. My bad... The rugged mountain route to the resort was the first aspect that thrilled me en route to the resort. I am not sure if there... More

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Address: Al Hamra, Nizwa, Oman
Location: Oman > Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate > Nizwa
Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Ranked #4 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Nizwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
* Sunrise Resort is located in the province of South Batinah Rustaq in the north-western side of The Mountain of the Sun, Jabal Shams  and can be reached thru the interior road going to Al Hamra and 39 kilometer graded road travel to Sunrise Resort Jabal Asar’h* The natural beauty of Sunrise Resort Jabal Asar’h its wonderful and  its charming  views which is overlooking ancient tree’s adorn the flanks and slopes deep valleys and natural terrain and high mountains and pristine land attracts local and international tourist and nature's lover. * The resort features moderate temperature of  25 degrees during summer and 3 to 5 degrees even zero degree during winter. ... more   less 
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