Bowshar International Hotel - Muscat

Sultan Qaboos Street, Po Box 1842 Ruwi ,Muscat Cit, Muscat, Oman  show map
 3 stars
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Bowshar International Hotel - Muscat

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee shop

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Bowshar International Hotel is rated 3 stars and is placed about 6.5 km from Royal Opera House.

Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is located just 2.0 km away. An opera house and a mosque lie a short distance away.

Bowshar International Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to Seeb airport.

Rooms

There are 43 modern rooms appointed with climate control, a fireplace, satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi and a mini bar. Guests can make use of private bathrooms with a bathtub, towels and a shower.

Eat & Drink

At the adjoining café bar guests will enjoy a selection of cocktails and coffee. Offering various dining options, RBG Bar & Grill Restaurant Muscat are about 10-minute walk away.

Services

There are car rentals available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   43.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
3 - 5 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Bowshar International Hotel - Muscat Muscat location
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Hotel Address:

Sultan Qaboos Street, Po Box 1842 Ruwi ,Muscat Cit, Muscat, Oman

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City Center
  • Muscat
    11.7 mi
Airports
  • Seeb (MCT)
    8.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    43

Rooms and availability

Bowshar International photos Room
Suite
  • Room size:

    540 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Includes separate living room.

Bowshar International photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Bowshar International photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive Double Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Seating area
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

This double room features a minibar, air conditioning and tile/marble floor.

Bowshar International photos Exterior Bowshar Hotel
Single Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Air-conditioned room with minibar, TV and private bathroom.

Bowshar International photos Exterior Hotel information
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Air-conditioned room with minibar, TV and private bathroom.

Bowshar International photos Exterior Bowshar Hotel
Deluxe Room
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features an open seating area.

Bowshar International Location

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What's nearby

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque1.2 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Gala Wentworth Golf Club2.3 mi

Local attractions

  • Royal Opera House4.1 mi
    Al Kharijiyah Street, Muscat
  • Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre6.3 mi
    Saih Al-Maleh Street, Muscat
  • Sultan's Armed Forces Museum9.2 mi
    Bait Al-Falaj Fort, Muscat
  • Qurum Beach4.0 mi
    Al Shati Street, Muscat
  • Bait Al-Baranda9.1 mi
    Al-Mina St Mutrah, Muscat
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    43
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Riyam Hotel Muscat
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Bowshar International Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bowshar International

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 17 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    4.2

    Location

    staff not too friendly. Place also looks somehow creepy when we checked on at night because many people were roaming around even in corridors and making noise.

  • Single
    5.8

    Stuff are nice and helpful, the shower are horrible, just drops of water...

    The location..

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Reception is poor.service is not good, the staff are not so friendly.

    Reception does not know you are arriving, this is even after confirmation on previous day.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The rooms were really big and the showers were great.

    The first time I stayed, the bed was really comfortable. The second time, the bed was really hard and noisy. The hallway was also noisy. The one time I ate breakfast, everything was cold (eggs, French Toast, coffee) and the toast was either under-toasted or burnt. Only one type of jam for the toast. I'm happy with the rooms overall but eat breakfast elsewhere now.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The staff were courteous and helpful.

    There were ants in the bathroom and bedroom. When I asked the cleaning staffto provide an additional towel since there were two adults (my wife & I) in the room, the staff told me that I could have only one! There was no hot water (only very slightly warm water).

  • Single
    5.8

    Great central location close to major venues.

    Smoke smell in room.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    They didn't have a single room reserved for me, but upgraded me to a deluxe without an extra charge. Most of the hotel staff (not the front desk) were very friendly, helpful, and kind.

    I didn't like that the front desk personnel did not speak English, were not very friendly, and could not give us any information regarding Muscat, how to get around, where to go, where to find a bank open. . . I also didn't like the free breakfast served in the dining room as the food was horrible. The shower in my room ran very hot. . . the cold water did not seem to be working.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    I liked the wide screen TV

    I did not like the front desk information service and the distance from shopping

  • Family with children
    2.4

    Please be informed that Bowshar International Hotel facilities are too bad and it not 3 Star Hotel. Facilities provided by this hotel is too poor and there is no swimming pool, no jacucy, steam bath or any other facilities. even the break fast is too poor. they were supplying only bread and jam. Is this 3 star facilities. We trust Booked.net and atleast you have to review the services before adding hotels in your list. Totally the stay was miserable for us. We suggest to give the outside hotel view picture plus if any breakfast providing then kindly show some pictures in advance for customers review.

  • Single
    8.0

    courteous staff, central location, quick check-in and check-out process, quick room service and cleanliness.

    No massage parlor or other recreational facilities

  • Single
    7.4

    It's pretty relaxed, very cheap & the free internet is a very good bonus considering what the competition is quoting, without this service.

  • Single
    7.0

    Reception staff on the day of return was poorly qualified for his job.

  • Single
    8.4

    Friendly staff

    Background music was played in the hotel all the time and I found it hard to sleep at night because of this. If they only turned this off at night it would have made it a more pleasant stay.

  • Family with children
    3.2

    i like the hotel location only.

    in the booking website, they are showing the photos for sultan qaboos mosque like it is very near. but the fact there is very big distance between the hotel and the mosque.

  • Single
    6.6

    Staff are generally friendly. Understands English fairly well. It's near major roads, Al Ghubrah and Sultan Qaboos street, easy to find. Hotel rate is competitive. Can get water from nearby Mars Hypermarket, about 10mins walk. LuLu hypermarket is about 15mins walking distance. Ok during November period. Numerous coffee shops within walking distance.

    Getting a cab/taxi is not friendly. I was on business trip, it's November, so it ok for me for wear suit and tie with laptop bag to walk out the small road to catch a cab in the main street. Imagine that when it is summer. Continental free breakfast is not appealing. Should include all kind of breakfast into the hotel rate, it's only 1 to 2 omr difference.

How to reach hotel

hotel Bowshar International Hotel - Muscat Muscat location
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Hotel Address:

Sultan Qaboos Street, Po Box 1842 Ruwi ,Muscat Cit, Muscat, Oman

Get directions
City Center
  • Muscat
    11.7 mi
Airports
  • Seeb (MCT)
    8.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    43