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Ruwi Hotel

3.5 of 5 P. O. Box 2195, Ruwi 112, Oman
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is in a convenient location, and the breakfast buffet was excellent Rooms very comfortable and clean. washroom are very clean, the staff are very friendly and helpful lovely swimming pool. Specially Reception staffs are very friendly, thanks to shanavas receptionist.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located right next to the business district of Oman, the major banks and business houses have their offices not far from the hotel and Ruwi is one of the leading shopping areas of the city too. Visiting the leading landmarks in the city is easy from here. The breakfast buffet is very good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked for two nights but was so impressed we booked a further two nights.We had a smooth pick up and ride to the hotel, on arrival was told we were on 8th floor, I had asked for low floor , this was quickly and pleasantly changed, we had booked a premium room and these start on higher floors.We settled... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Muscat is a sprawling metropolis, criss-crossed by wide boulevards, expressways, and major roundabouts, with no discernible centre. The closest Muscat gets to having a "downtown" is Ruwi which is where the commercial centre of the South Asian merchant community is based. Ruwi is also conveniently situated for excursions into Muttrah (where the accommodation options are more limited) and Old Muscat.... More 

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67 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has got all the services you need to enjoy your stay: very spacious room (a bit chilly but the blankets are OK), bathroom amenities, a small nice pool where you can also have lunch or dinner, business center and a diversified breakfast offer. The bathroom is maybe a bit shabby and worn out compared to the room and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, I would like to say the staff were fantastic and if the rating were purely on their service I would give them 5 stars! Rooms were large with free wifi and TVs that offered a couple of good Western channels showing round the clock movies. One of the reasons I have rated this hotel "average" was because both the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is OK but not somewhere to dwell if you are on vacation. Rooms are a bit dark (small window) and the pool area not very attractive. Breakfast and restaurant not bad. Free wifi. For Oman not bad value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here prior to returning to the Omani desert to work. A busy hotel with good food and service. the staff were all friendly and helpful as most Middle East Hotels are. Always enjoyed the Friday breakfasts with lots of choices on offer. Because my company paid the hotel no issues with the costs but if I did I would... More 

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OmanHotels, General Manager at Ruwi Hotel, responded to this review

Dear M Angus, Thank you for visiting Ruwi Hotel and forwarding your comments on Trip advisor. We are very happy to hear that you have had a wonderful experience at Ruwi Hotel. My staff and I are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed the location and service standards of the hotel. Upon your next visit to Ruwi Hotel, I... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Ruwi is a nice hotel for mid-term to long-term stay. I stayed here for 25 days and the overall service was good. The rooms are comfortable and the hotel is peaceful - except when groups check in. The staff are friendly - though I would have appreciated a little more courtesy in their way of answering calls from guest... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Faded hotel, but clean and neat room. Good buffet breakfast, OK pool and good place for a night or 2. Only issue was a dreadful smell in the elevators and the common areas on the 7th floor. It really was revolting.

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Address: P. O. Box 2195, Ruwi 112, Oman
Location: Oman > Muscat Governorate > Ruwi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ruwi Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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