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Qantab Beach

Muscat, Oman
+968 9800 7912
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The beach was amazing. We rented a boat from Shangrila hotel to take us in a one hour tour in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sana P
United Arab Emirates
via mobile
Perfect place to swim!

Experience one of the best to swimming spot in Gulf Of Oman. Breezy and clean. Journey will take... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Syed Adam A
Singapore, Singapore
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“boat ride” (22 reviews)
“remote beach” (2 reviews)
Muscat, Oman
+968 9800 7912
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The beach was amazing. We rented a boat from Shangrila hotel to take us in a one hour tour in the area. You enter an area where you are surrounded by mountains and shore that is only accessible through boat. There is a close area...More

Thank Sana P
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Experience one of the best to swimming spot in Gulf Of Oman. Breezy and clean. Journey will take approximately 1 hour from Muscat City Center.

Thank Syed Adam A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you are looking for warm water and sun, going to Oman is a must! Excellent infrastructures, well developed road system. Everything works.

Thank Roberto H
Reviewed 19 May 2017

What a beautiful location with pristine water. A real tease though when we were not prepared for swimming!

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Quite beach in a quiet village now more visited due to the cloaing of the previously well known and pristine Qantab beach. This beach does not have the same space nor openness nor the the views but it still presents you with a pristine sea...More

1  Thank Hanoz A
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Qantab is a residential village apparently dominated by fishermen. The peaceful beach is great spot to visit to enjoy and also to expose to local culture and to interact with the friendly Omani. You may be approached and by local fishermen for a short boat...More

2  Thank TQ_Travel-Quest
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A beutiful beach around 45 mins drive from Muscat City. The original beach is closed for renovation but a small strecth of the same is open for public.. The best part is the boat ride which will take you to a island or you can...More

1  Thank saipai
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Clean beach with lifeguard always present at this beach which is the property of the Shangrila Hotel. Qantab, Lovely to swim off . Hotel staff attentive to ones needs but many have barely any language skills & don't even understand basic English

Thank mlelsc
Reviewed 22 March 2017

There is nothing enticing about that place. Beach is nice but there are no restaurants or even public toilets there. There are 2 guys who can take you for a boat trip to surrounding beaches from there but you are much better to look for...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is one of the best beaches of Muscat. Well maintained and has enough facilities around. Boating is a must try and we must go for coastal drive in the evening. We might be lucky to get a glimpse of Sunset on one corner and...More

1  Thank ArvindYerram
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Kiran K
26 June 2017|
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Response from Syed Adam A | Reviewed this property |
almost 2hours drive
1 March 2017|
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Response from ishu369 | Reviewed this property |
dear its almost 11 km or so from the place you stay. waliking or cycling will depend on how you take the sports. a drive would take 1o minutes from your hotel. cheers
1 February 2017|
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Response from | Property representative |
Qantab beach is open for public, you are more welcome anytime ,you only need to book if you plan to go on boat ride for dolphin watch or snorkeling or coastal trip