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Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived at this place from the Big Bus Tour. The stop is at the front and there's a distance walking in. The sides have a covered walkway and is a good place to take pictures. Do remember to walk all the way to the back...More

Thank Ptrcks
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter how many times I have visited Muscat I never, ever fail to be bowled over at the sight of this glorious Palace. It is understated and elegant. Like a well dressed woman in a simple black outfit with one pair of earrings. You...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst in Muscat we caught a taxi to the Royal Palace ( negotiate the taxi fare) although we could not enter it was very impressive and had lovely gardens. Worth a visit.

Thank john F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The official residence of His Majesty the Sultan of Oman is a reflection of Oman itself, not pretentious but beautiful in its own way, a fitting royal residence.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice grounds and a good place to walk around for an hour or so. You cannot go inside, just view fro the gate. It's close to the new Museum, and Mutrah area. Easy to catch a taxi here. Worth a short stop.

Thank ReneeDBeau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grounds are remarkably clean with manicured landscaping and a marvelous palatial façade which in their entirety offer a great photo op. Since you can't tour the property or its interior, you are limited to a few photo shots of the grounds. Short stop on a...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The palace is so beautiful and so easy to see it closely, you can take photos etc. HIGH ART vERY WELL DESIGNED.People so friendly at the palace area.

Thank rashid615
Reviewed 5 May 2017

You will be amazed by its view. Very clean and simply amazing place. We visited this place by bus from Ruwi station. If you visit this place make sure that your camera is fully charged.

Thank arielsanjose
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is a beautiful building and surrounds - you can't go into the Palace but you have a lovely view of the buildings, gardens and the opulent surroundings

Thank JoanneTony
Reviewed 1 May 2017

One cannot go inside but we can get quite a close look from outside. Looks unreal and reminds you of a science fiction movie. Really big building. A huge open area at the front where you can walk around and take all the pictures that...More

Thank gincar2016
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Nicholas D
Is it open?
22 October 2016|
Response from A K | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not to go inside, not that I am aware of at least - hope this helps.