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Al-Shomokh Hotel

Ar Rustaq, Oman
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27 Jan 2018
“Over priced but not as bad as some of the other reviews say”
28 Nov 2016
“More of a B&B”
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

After five nights of wild camping in the Western Hajar, my lovely wife and I were ready for a comfy bed and a hot shower. We hadn't heard great things about this place but having just driven down Wadi Bani Awf, it made a convenient...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Stayed here 5 nights for business reasons in September 2014. The place just opened and I therefore had no expectations rather then a normal bed. Breakfast was quite poor and they didn't have a wifi at the time of my wisit. Positive side is that...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

This hotel is the only one in Ar Rustaq and thus travelers have no other choice, if they want to stay overnight in this area. Trouble started with reservation. Our emails were not answered and finally we had to call. Even then it was not...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

I have to warn against using your credit card at Al Shomokh hotel. At the reception they put our credit card in the card reader and then told us their reader does not work. So we had to pay in cash. Seven weeks later I...More

1  Thank PeterBangsar
Reviewed 9 October 2015

terrible hotel, very rude and unhelpful staff,no hot water, extremely poor wifi. small and weirdly organised rooms, AC doesn't work. in the middle of a construction site.very expensive (55 OMR) very bad breakfast, old bread, melted "butter",no milk for cereal (stale cornflakes) when i asked...More

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Oman > Al Batinah Governorate > Ar Rustaq
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"Try upper levels."
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"Find a room were things are in working order... the balcony facing front and beautiful view is a luxury..."
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"you have to beg for wifi access code , and they have 2 systems 1 for themselves and 1 for guests , for guests..."
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"1st floor rooms facing empty montain slope to the left from entrance is perfect."
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