InterContinental Hotel Muscat
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews InterContinental Hotel Muscat Sultan Qaboos
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... I have been warned by Matteo and Darach, my
other nephew here. I head along the coast through small villages,
fishing boats moored on the beaches and apart from one or two
vacation complexes, undeveloped.
I get to Sohar mid
afternoon and drive around hoping to find the hotel without any great
success. Its address is not helpful. Finally I pull up in front of a
store. They don't know but I ask a young man who's coming in to do
his shopping. ...
... Mountains. Amazing view, both from our room and the infinity pool, down the mountain to townships far below. At night the lights of the towns down in the valley give the impression of being in a plane coming in for landing. No alcohol up here but we had brandy drinks in Richard's room before going to a buffet dinner. Wednesday, 14th May Mary Jo takes a turn at driving down the mountain after breakfast. Thru the Wadi up the mountain Jebel Akdhar (Green Mountain) on paved and ...
... was fully up by the time we departed and we were greeted with clear skies but lots of haze. The haze didn’t end for the entire flight so although we could see the ground, we couldn’t see much ahead of us. We were thankful there was an ILS approach, because even in the cloud-free morning we couldn’t make out the airport until we were about 5 miles away.
As we were accustomed to by now in India, it wasn’t until after ...
... that we had initially agreed on in our previous discussion had suddenly gone up. We quickly told him no way and reiterated the initial price, this didn’t shift his position so we decided to get the bags out of the boot and so began the skit of me getting the bags out and telling him our price followed by him putting the bags back in the boot and demanding his price. Eventually we both got tired and agreed to disagree and sort it out at the airport.
... Laurence of Arabia.
Well, so much for my first day in Muscat!! Here I sit in our stateroom under QUARANTINE!!! You see a couple of days ago, on our first sea day; I came down with a minor bout of Diarrhea. Yesterday it worsened so we visited the Medical Clinic on board and I was immediately placed in "stateroom quarantine", to remain so until 24 hours after my last “episode”! Hopefully that will end by 5 ...