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Desert Retreat Camp

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Concierge
Free Wifi
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The camp only had two other couples staying the night, but it was perfect to talk about traveling around the campfire and converse with others from around the world. The owner was really nice, speaks great English, and drove us around in the dunes with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank brianna017
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Hi We have spent two nights some days ago. Terrible place with tents where air was entering during nights. They have changed the tent the second night as my fiancee got sick the first night because the temperatures get really low in the night and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mihaela T
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our one night stay at the Desert Retreat Camp near Al Wasil, Oman. Upon arrival we were greeted with some refreshments and assigned our Bedouin goat hair tent. From there we climbed the massive dunes adjacent to the camp site. A hearty...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank eddyg34
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Its nice camp to travel there but the problem of some of room that there is no AC or i don't know may be all have no AC. its nice to visit there me and my family really enjoy with each other i get little...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Al Sarmadi D
Response from Desert R, Owner at Desert Retreat CampResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you. This is just to clarify to Trip advisor and our clients around the globe. You are not a real client who stayed in the camp. You are Owner of a New camp in the area called Alsarmadi desert nights camp. By investigating it...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Homed, the camp owner, was very friendly and engaging. We followed Homed from the meeting point to the camp itself. Not complicated at all, with a 4x4 driving at constant speed. No need to deflate tires. We arrived after 20 minutes of driving. We were...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank quasar33
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 103 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Oman > Ghuwayfat al Habb
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 103 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Oman > Ghuwayfat al Habb
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Traveller (149)
Room & Suite (40)
Dining (17)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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FarAway10837558357
30 October 2018|
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Response from DesertR15 | Property representative |
We have a meeting point at 3 pm at almaha petrol station in Alwasil village. You will see our office there. If you have your own 4wd car, then you will free us free of charge. The free guidance available between 3 to 3.30... More
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Stewart C
4 March 2017|
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Response from SEBASTIEN S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the delay. If you want to visit the Desert, drive through the wadi's, visiting the mountains.. you absolutely need a 4 wheels driving car. Sebastien
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6 December 2016|
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Response from DesertR15 | Property representative |
We have on office At Almaha petrol station in Alwasil village. Road 23. It open daily from 3 pm to 3.30 pm. If you have your own 4wd car, just come on time and you will follow us free of charge to the camp. But if you will... More
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888brs
26 Dec 2016
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"Be prepared to stay in a genuine tent in the desert. No luxuries. Great comfort and a great time with the..."
PAD3
31 Jul 2016
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"Rooms far from the bonfire area are probably quieter."
L-LITTORINA
16 Nov 2015
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"Never go there to get good vibes!!"
811fredericn
7 Jan 2015
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