Al Nahda Resort And Spa - Barka

Al Nakhal Street, Post Box 502, Barka, Oman, 320show map
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Very goodBased on  98 reviews
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Overview

Al Nahda Resort And Spa is a 5-star venue set 48 km away from Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre. The hotel was opened in 2006 and remains an example of Moorish architecture in Barka ever since.

The unique hotel is placed in a business area, a short walk from a castle, a fortress and a museum. A 55-minute drive to Muscat.

Al Nahda Resort And Spa offers a great view to its guests.

Al Nahda Resort And Spa lies 45 km away from Seeb airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of executive king suite, executive first floor suite and master one-bedroom villa suite with rattan furnishing. They feature Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies, a living area, a DVD player and a hospitality tray. Room facilities also include an electric kettle, a dishwasher and glassware for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The lobby restaurant offers fine international cuisine. Guests are welcome to the Poolside bar to relax with a drink.

Services

Limousines and bicycles are available for rent at Al Nahda Resort And Spa.

Relax

The hotel offers various facilities, such as a spa lounge, a health club and a sauna along with steam baths, physiotherapy and massage. Fitness classes, a gym and a jogging track are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the business centre for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   109.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Babysitting

Babysitting/Child services

Swimming pool

Outdoor heated swimming pool

Air conditioning
Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's play area

Kids club

Children's buffet

Cots

DVDs/ Videos for children

Board games

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiard tables
  • Darts
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Packed lunches

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled
  • Bathroom for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Karaoke
  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
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Check-infrom 12 pmFREECheck-outuntil 2 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
Getting around
Airports
Seeb (MCT)26.2 mi
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Reviews
6.8
Very goodBased on  98  reviews

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Service
  • 8.8
    Superb

    different trees of fruits & cleanliness.superb

    reception is not clear on the e- mail which is used for correspondence with customer.i had a problem since my booking was confirmed thru internet but reception was unaware of the e -mail site ...

  • 7.4
    Very good

    The greenery, swimming pool & the cycling track are very good. The breakfast buffet was also very good.The Egyptian staff at the reception were just average but the rest of the staff were very good.

  • 3.2
    Guest rating

    Frankly speaking nothing! They were selleing the rooms for 10 and 15% cheaper for walk in customers. Below is what my sister has posted on there wall and they replied back. Please see. Please work on it.. Sherine Atallah to Al Nahda Resort & Spa Saturday at 2:14pm near Ruwi · Worst experience ever! Very bad service, ugly rooms, very dirty and lizards, insects are all over the room, mini bars are empty, restaurants and bars had worst service and foods, people working there are poorly oriented and have bad manners. Its not even near to 0.5 star hotel, no one should go there... Al Nahda Resort & Spa Dear Ms. Atallah, We are saddened to read your stay did not meet your expectations of us. Please rest assured that wherever possible we will follow up with the various departments, taking all necessary corrective steps. As you saw, all guest rooms have mosquito screens on every door and window to prevent insects from coming in. It is true our Resort stands on 30 acres of landscaped grounds and, despite all measures: mosquito screens, spraying of rooms every time they are cleaned, daily in depth cleaning, etc., some still may get in. Geckos at times do slip in under the door jams but as the rooms are air-conditioned they tend to not stay – being cold blooded animals, as you know, they seek the warmth of the night, shying away from all light. In the time I have been here, I have not heard of any complaints on our food. To the contrary, we take great pride in the safety standards in place, quality of the prime materials and numerous congratulations and mentions received. A la Carte meals are only prepared and cooked when ordered and the buffets are fresh per meal. The kitchen and preparation areas follow very strict, ongoing quality controls on storage, preparation and serving and all these are guaranteed also by the authorities. As with cleanliness of the rooms, and all other matters, we take this very seriously. We thank you for your feed-back and time.

    Worst experience ever! Very bad service, ugly rooms, very dirty and lizards, insects are all over the room, mini bars are empty, restaurants and bars had worst service and foods, people working there are poorly oriented and have bad manners. Its not even near to 0.5 star hotel, no one should go there as it is a waste of money and we were told to check out if we dont like staying there due to the above complaints. This was a very rude reply from the duty manager on thursday night between 9 and 10 P.M. I called him to complain about the insects and the lizards in my room and that was his reply.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    well maintained atmosphere and good service and excellent rooms

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    the only thing i like is the very nice rooms .

    bad hospitality & poor customer services, even the reception desk is not picking up the phone if you need something .

  • 6.4
    Good

    They have poor system, it tooks one hour to check in, they need moore staff and system to accommodate gusts espeaicially in holidays.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    The rooms where big and clean with all facilities included. All taxes where included in the rate. The gardens and facilities i.e pool, jacuzzi, gym, tennis where all included in the rate.

    I know it is a spa but the price of alcohol was very expensive.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    It was good to stay in Al Nahada resort. The room is clean and have big space. Outside the room is all green with nice trees. The swimming pool is good for family. The buffet breakfast is fantastic and the restaurant is very nice with big glass walls.

    nothing

  • 8.4
    Superb

    Woow i just say amezing..

    Its bit far to walk to swiming pool

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    The pool is great and the spa treatments are good value

    The air conditioning in the rooms was poor (and we live in the Middle East so are used to the heat!), the staff were not very helpful and most were miserable. The food was not good value for money in my opinion.

  • 6.2
    Good

    We liked the beautiful greenery around us ... then ofcourse the spa

    This is our third visit to the resort and the services offered was one of the reasons that made us come the third time. But for reasons unknown to us we found a huge detoriation in the services this time. Room cleanliness was not upto the mark. we were forced to WAIT for a long time during checkin and check out. With 2 young kids around, the WAITING time put a massive pressure on us.

  • 6.6
    Good

    While the hotel staff take care at the time of check-in in transporting baggage to the rooms, they absolutely dont bother at the time of check-out and customers are required to fend for themselves for transporting their baggage, etc. The reception is hopelessly understaffed during such holidays with the result that nobody attends phone calls from the rooms

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Pleasant staff

    Strange place - the villas were miles from the reception and room phone did not work to call up a buggy to get out and the driver on arrival could not find my villa in the dark... It was a maze of a place and signage especailly at night hopeless. Worse was the things like pebbles being dropped on the roof during the night (fruits from trees?) and the AC was directed staright at the bed and was impossible to control (as was celing fan) so uncomfortable, bad night. Left feeling irritable especially since it was midday and 40 degrees and I had to walk what seemed a mile to get out because of absence of golf buggy transport...

  • 4.6
    Guest rating

    The greenery

    Most of the reception staff were pathetic. It was a holiday season there was no one to guide us around. They had absolutely no knowlege of their immediate surroundings.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    The location which makes you away from city and sounds of traffic.

    01- Staff was confused which room to be given and when the room was given,they kept us outside waiting for re-confirmation of the room and again changed the room. 02- The fridge (Mini-bar) was empty. 03- The Fridge (Mini-bar) place was full of water on the floor. 04- No tooth pick available. 05- No ear buds available.

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Highlights
7
Very goodBased on  98 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Luxury Hotels in Oman

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Good to know
Check-infrom 12 pmFREECheck-outuntil 2 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Seeb (MCT)26.2 mi
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