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Middle East
Reviewed 4 November 2014

stayed there in February 2014 where the weather was amazing at Cornish, first the reception guys were very rude , the room was disgusting not clean , horrible bed and bath room , well even though the price was low but you could find something better except the location since at mutrah Cornish hotels are limited and this what was...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Back then, when I was younger, I used to sleep in some cheap backpackers... But it's the the first time of my life that I paid almost 50 euros for a bed with a kind of "white" dirty stuff on the sheets, with coackroach on the ground, with rusty shower, etc... And the worst thing it's that the manager of...

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3Thank Nad H
Uk
Reviewed 25 December 2013 via mobile

Rough guide suggested that this was second best of the budget hotels on this road after the Naseem. Sadly I don't think so. A crappy shower with lots of mildew and a bed with only a bottom sheet and one of those big fluffy and pretty unclean rugs as a top sheet was not very appetising. No window, but with...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 24 December 2013

This place is so dirty that wall are more dirty than the floor and the bathroom was floated as water was leaking from the sink. They also charge us an extra night because a double booking they made and we could not get our money back, Well, I gave them the price for the worst accommodation I have been.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 November 2013

if you're not fussy on size of room, quality, etc a great place to spend a few days soaking up the scene of muscat compared to classical places in CBD(local parlance for central business district) or on seashore all along the coast towards Qurum or Seeb(airport) from Mattrah town ... here you can walk to the souk, to the excellent...

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Manchester
Reviewed 14 April 2012

We wanted to stay around the corniche area where we could walk to souk and not get taxis and there are non of the big hotel chains only small hostel style guest houses. This hotel is in a great location for walking the corniche, visiting the fish market, wandering the souk and being in old town Muttrah. We had a...

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1Thank Fairies21
London
Reviewed 26 January 2012

This hotel is moderately priced, and our room overlooked the harbour and was big enough for a family. There's not much furniture, but the room was clean and the bed comfortable. The views of the Corniche are lovely, day or night, and while the bathroom was quite dated, there was plentiful hot water and a bath with shower over. Stay...

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Reviewed 19 August 2011

Conveniently located on the corniche, with free parking out the front, but at $40 for a small room with a bare hint of a shower, it's not really "budget". Staff on duty when I arrived had no knowledge of my booking and was pretty rude (it turned out to be no problem getting a room in summer though, which gave...

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Zanzibar
Reviewed 7 April 2011

one of the better budget tourist hotels on Mattrah Corniche rooms have tv, ac, ensuite toilet+shower (no bath tub) convenient for internet, nearby street food, bar and souq

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Toronto
Reviewed 17 February 2011

This hotel is located right on the corniche just steps away from the Muttrah souq. The fish market is across the street There are several rooms with balconies that look out onto the corniche. The location is excellent. It is also a good deal. It is more expensive than similar hotels where I have stayed in other places but hotels...

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Address: PO Box 1800, 114, Oman
Region: Oman > Muscat Governorate
Hotel Class:1 star — Corniche Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 53
Also Known As:
Corniche Hotel Muscat
Corniche Hotel Oman
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“never stay unsafe dirty”
 of 5 bubbles moej76, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
“only one advice : never go there.”
 of 5 bubbles SunTsu84850, 4 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Only stay if you want access to Souk - know what to expect”
 of 5 bubbles Fairies21, 14 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Rooms with a view of the harbour are nice, but we were woken very early in the morning when the hotel's fuel was refilled.”
 of 5 bubbles Antequerana, 26 Jan 2012 | Read review
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