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Vacation rentals in Muscat

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Apartment in Matrah
2 min. walk from Muttrah's Waterfront "Corniche"
You will be staying in authentic old Oman, in its picturesque port town, Muttrah (Mattrah), with its charming medina and distinct scenic crescent bay. This area has low, white-washed homes and is rich with charm, history, shopping and authentic local flavor. The bright and airy apartment is set on our rooftop terrace, giving you truly stunning views. It is only minutes walk from the elegant Corniche waterfront, an area with a wide range of attractions, restaurants, cafes, and the famed soukh.
$65 per night
Apartment in Muscat
Arabian Haven Luxury 1 Bedroom Apartment
Zahra was given Airbnb SuperHost status when managing other holiday apartments in Oman. Facilities: an indoor swimming pool with some access hours reserved for female guests only, separate male and female saunas and steam rooms and a modern well-equipped gymnasium are also available. Free internet access, modern air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a large fridge-freezer, washing machine, modern flat hob cooker and a 50 inch smart TV. On your floor there is a refuse disposal shute.
$75 per night
Bungalow in Muscat
Bait Rashid - Beachside
The Cottage, set back from the road, offers privacy in its courtyard. You will share the beach with locals, fishermen and their boats. Bait Rashid is a traditional Omani house, formerly the home of a local Qantab family. The courtyard has outdoor lounging furniture and a 4 seat dining set. A 2nd Guest cottage is located in the same Courtyard, with their own seating area. Access is through the common entrance to the courtyard. BBQ available. Private parking.
$101 per night

Stay near Muscat's top sights

Muscat International Airport10 locals recommend
Oman Avenues Mall7 locals recommend
Mutrah Souq35 locals recommend
City Centre Muscat14 locals recommend
Muscat Grand Mall7 locals recommend
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque42 locals recommend
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Quick stats about vacation rentals in Muscat

Total rentals

600 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

220 properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

160 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

120 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

180 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

4.8K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Muscat?

    Muscat experiences a hot desert climate with temperatures ranging from 18°C (64°F) in the cooler months to 40°C (104°F) during summer. Rainfall is rare, but occasional showers can occur between January and March.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Muscat?

    Visitors in Muscat can explore the historic Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, shop traditional crafts at Mutrah Souq, or enjoy a relaxing day at Qurum Beach. A drive through the mountainous terrain of Jebel Akhdar is frequently recommended.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Muscat?

    The period from October to April is often preferred by visitors due to milder temperatures. During this time, events like the Muscat Festival and Oman National Day celebrations take place.

  • What are the best places to stay in Muscat?

    Many visitors choose to stay in areas such as Mutrah, known for its vibrant souq, the upscale area of Qurum, or the coastal region of Shatti Al Qurum, known for its beachfront properties.

  • What are the best places to visit in Muscat?

    Popular places to visit in Muscat include the Bait Al Zubair Museum, Al Jalali and Al Mirani forts, and the Royal Opera House. The vibrant Qurum Beach and the bustling fish market in Mutrah are also often explored by guests.

  • What are some hiking trails in Muscat?

    Hiking enthusiasts often take on trails such as the Wadi Shab trek, the challenging Jebel Shams ascent, and the Riyam Park trail in Mutrah, which provides panoramic views of the city.

  • What are some family activities to do in Muscat?

    Families in Muscat often visit places like the Royal Opera House, Qurum National Park, or the Oman Aquarium. A dolphin watching tour is also a popular activity for families.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Muscat?

    Guests in Muscat often explore neighboring areas such as the ancient city of Nizwa, Bimmah Sinkhole, and the serene Wadi Shab. A trip to the turtle reserve in Ras al Jinz is also frequently suggested.

  • How much does it cost to stay in vacation home rentals in Muscat?

    Experience the best of Muscat with our vacation home rentals, starting at about $10 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Muscat?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 220 vacation rentals in Muscat featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

Destinations to explore

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  3. Muscat Governorate
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