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    Ras al-Jinz Turtle Reserve

    PO Box 296, Sur 411, Oman
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$86
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          Overview
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          “eco tents” (40 reviews)
          “the reserve” (49 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          In the ras al jinz scientific and visitors centre the is turtle viewing. It is very nice I liked it a lot. If you are a person who likes to know about animals I am sure you would be very excited to see turtle's habitat....More

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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          For a close encounter with sea turtles, I can't imagine staying anywhere other than the hotel within the reserve. Otherwise, you'd have to make the drive to a night viewing over unlighted roads in the dark. Or for a morning viewing, you'd have to leave...More

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          Response from Vijay H, General Manager at Ras al-Jinz Turtle Reserve

          Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve!Thank you for your time & feedback. We are sorry to know that you could not see any turtles in the dawn tour. There are hardly a few days when visitors do not find any turtle be...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We had a wonderful stay at the Ras al Jinz Turtle Reserve. Our eco-tents were very comfortable, equipped with airco, two large double beds, bathroom and a wonderful seeside view. The staff was very nice and extremely helpfull. The dinner and breakfast were well done....More

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          Response from Vijay H, General Manager at Ras al-Jinz Turtle Reserve

          Dear Guest, Many thanks for posting your feedback. We are glad to know that you & your family had a pleasant stay with us especially our Eco-tents. Your special positive comments will be shared with the concerned teams and our Head Guide-Nasser. It is our...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          This hotel was sufficient for tourists coming in to see the turtles only. There aren't any other facilities or activities so don't plan to spend more than 1 night because there isn't anything to do or see besides the early morning / late night turtle...More

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          Response from Vijay H, General Manager at Ras al-Jinz Turtle Reserve

          Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve! Thank you for your feedback. We fully agree with you that this is a nature's reserve & not a full service hotel. The accommodations have been designed with utmost care to safeguard the turtles. Appearance of...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We stayed in this cleaned and beautiful hotel, it is like a destination by itself, the food, the museum, the staff and the experience of the tour to see the Turtles is a must see and do in Oman, the knowledge that the tour guides...More

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          Response from Vijay H, General Manager at Ras al-Jinz Turtle Reserve

          Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve! We wish to thank you for sparing your time to write this fantastic review about our reserve and we are glad that you all enjoyed your visit to us. we agree with you that this place...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • US$83 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 31
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          • Location
          • Oman >
          • Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate >
          • Sur
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          hmb73
          Hello, We are in muscat june 21 st and 22nd. we would like to visit and stay at Ras al jinz turtle reserve on june 23 rd. Would you be able to advise the cost of a taxi for the 3hr drive from muscat? Can taxis be booked when at the hotel in ras al jinz for the return journey? We dont really want to drive ourselves as we have a tendancy to get lost ! many thanks Heidi
          16 June 2016|
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          Response from jeremyburtonReading | Reviewed this property |
          So sorry, I have no idea. We had our own car and driver, I am sure it is possible but at what cost?
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          TravelWithMeTV
          Hello, I would like to know how I can contact via email this hotel as I have some questions I would like to ask them directly.
          3 May 2016|
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          Response from jeremyburtonReading | Reviewed this property |
          I cannot add to previous comment. I had no reason to call them.
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          Room Tips
          "Must visit the museum in the hotel to learn more"
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          "Eco tents are definitely the better option. The larger tents are very spacious (could comfortably sleep 5-6)."
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          "The tent we were in (23) was very noisy during wind and had a broken zip, but I am not sure if this is the..."
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          "Stay in the tents if you can"
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