Want to Experience Luxury While Living on the Mountainside miles from any other settlement? Head Out to This picturesque Resort in Al Hamra.
Planning a vacation at the hills always brings up images of serenity and stunning views — There is something simply magical about visiting the high slopes of the mountains that just calms the mind and unearths the nature lover in all of us. For your next holiday, consider taking off to this unique hillside resort in Oman.
Nestled in one of Oman’s most scenic and historically important locations the village of Al Hamra, The View Oman offers an unspoilt blend of natural landscape, adventurous terrain and magnificence of luxury accomodation far for the city crowds.
The historic town of Al Hamra which is a stone’s throw from the resort is a popular heritage destination for travellers. A stay here at The View Oman which is built into the rocky mountainside can be truly inspiring for nature lovers as the resort is spread across individual buildings across the hill overlooking Al Hamra. A visit here helps you feel one with nature as you are far from any cities and can experience the great outdoors, where time moves at its own pace.
Perched on the mountainside overlooking the valley beside it, The View Oman is an ideal getaway for friends, family and even solo travellers. The resort offers a range of adventure activities for thrill-seekers and the option for a serene retreat for people looking for some peace away from the city.
You will be able to stay in standalone rooms, each of which offers stunning views and ensure that you can recharge your tired minds and comfort your soul. The premium rooms at The View Oman offer plenty of space and are furnished to ensure that you have a luxurious stay here, and each room even comes with a private balcony looking over the hillside.
The modern style architecture with ultra-modern bathrooms and a bathtub by the bay window will help you unwind after an adventurous day at the resort.
Offering the views of the mountain and the village downhill with a panoramic view of the landscape around, the View Oman can be your home away from home.
If you’re an absolute lover of the night sky then one can spend many evenings gazing out at the clear night skies, and the countryside goes to sleep.
The View Oman has tie ups with major tours operators and specialists that provide a range of activities ranging from mountain biking, hiking, caving and other options for all age groups. You can also opt for some early morning yoga or swim in the infinity pool looking out into the endless skies. There are a huge number of activities possible which are suitable for individuals, couples and even large groups that wish to plan a retreat here.
The restaurant here is a breathtaking situated building set on the hillside with easy access from all the rooms though it sits apart from the rest and overlooks the valley atop which it is situated. The cosy indoor and outdoor spaces, having stone and wood construction combined with modern minimalistic vibes and wicker style seating makes the restaurant an inviting setting for delicious meals. The restaurant offers buffet style dining options which consist of a range of scrumptious Omani and international delicacies. If you need any special food accommodations you should let the restaurant know in advance so they may prepare accordingly.
How to Reach?
Sitting only a two and a half hour drive from Muscat, forty-five minutes away from Nizwa and fifteen minutes from Al Hamra, The View Oman is an ideal weekend getaway while in Oman.
One can reach the View Oman fairly easily via private cars or cabs and you can ask the resort to make transport arrangements at an additional cost. For the most part the roads leading here from Muscat and Nizwa are well constructed offering beautiful views of their surroundings. The View Oman is situated on the way between Al Hamra to Hail Al Shas and the last stretch of 7.5km leading up to the resort takes one through an off-road path into the wilderness up the hillside where this picturesque resort is located. One should note that a 4-wheel drive vehicle is required to cover the last patch.
So head out to The View Oman if you haven’t already visited it for your next getaway to enjoy the perfect blend of nature and luxury and unwind at this hilltop beauty.