Omar Khayyam Bukhara

Bukhara, Heart of the Silk Road, Uzbekistan

At a Glance

  • Designed like a traditional madrasah, it offers a more authentic accommodation experience

  • Very close to local landmarks

  • One of the nicest mid-range properties in Bukhara

  • Open-air bar adds to the charming atmosphere

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Uzbekistan has an extreme continental climate with hot summers, cool winters and relatively low levels of rainfall. During the summer temperatures may reach as high as 45°C, whereas during the winter it can plummet down to zero. As such, Uzbekistan is good to visit between the more temperate months between October and April.

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The Omar Khayyam Bukhara is conveniently located close to a few popular ancient monuments and offers comfortable hotel rooms which feature all basic amenities required for a comfortable stay. Hotel rooms are comfortable with many of the basic necessities.

Offering mid-range good value accommodation in the heart of the city, The Omar Khayyam Bukhara is a great option for those staying in Bukhara. Designed like a local madrasah, it offers a local accommodation style and is located within easy reach of  famous monuments such as the Toki Zargaron and Toki Telpakfurushon trading domes.

Rooms in the hotel are functional, offering the basics such as a satellite TV, mini-bar, air-conditioning and a work desk. The hotel restaurant at the lobby serves both Asian and European cuisine, as well as live music. During summer months, there is an open-air bar will be open for drinks and tea breaks.

Massage services and hammam are offered for those who need to unwind after a busy day exploring the city, whilst WiFi is available throughout the property.
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The hotel has 21 standard rooms, 25 semi-deluxe rooms and 1 apartment room. Some rooms have a balcony with a nice view of the hotel courtyard. Functional amenities can be found in the room, such as your TV with international channels, working area, mini-bar, air-conditioning.


  • Afrosiab & Ulugbek Observatory

    Uncover the most valuable artefacts in the Afrosiab Archaeological Site & Museum, as well as the astronomical history of medieval Uzbekistan in Ulugbek Observatory. Also visit St. Daniel's Tomb and a paper centre in Samarkand.

  • Ayaz Kala & Toprak Fortresses

    Today, you will make day trip to the ancient fortresses of Toprak and Ayaz Kala.

  • Bukhara: Highlights of the Museum City

    Discover the twin symbols of the city, Lyabi-Khauz Complex and the Poi-Kalyan Complex. You will also visit Chashma Ayub Shrine, Magoki Attari, Kosh Madrassah and Chor Minor before finishing with a traditional Bukhara costume exhibition.

  • Bukhara: Second Time's a Charm

    A further look into Bukhara to unravel the Citadel Ark, the Samanids Mausoleum, the Bolo-Khauz Mosque and the local bazaars.

  • Chimgan & Charvak Escapade

    Take a break from the bustling historic cities for the charming Uzbekistani countryside, including the scenic Chimgan Mountains and Charvak Lake.

  • Chorsu Bazaar

    The historic Chorsu Bazaar, located at the main square of Tashkent, has been an important landmark for merchants and traders for over hundred years.

  • Fayzulla Khodjaev’s Home Museum

    Enjoy an insightful visit to the Fayzulla Khodjaev's House Museum.

  • Historical Tour of Khiva

    Step into the 8th century as you explore the madrassas, minarets and monuments of Khiva. Wander through the stone-paved alleys and visit the Tash-Khauli Palace and Kunya-Ark Fortress.

  • Imam Al-Bukhari Memorial Complex

    Today, you will visit the Imam Al-Bukhari Memorial Complex.

  • Jewels of Samarkand

    Explore the highlights of Samarkand including Siab Bazaar, Necropolis Shakhi-Zinda and Gur-Emir Mausoleum. Step into Registan Square, one of the most iconic landmarks of the Silk Road.

  • Journey to Shakrisabz: Birthplace of Timurid Empire

    Often overlooked, the UNESCO site of Shakrisabz is home not only to Amir Temur Empire, but also a host of historic mausoleums, mosques and the famed Ak-Sarai Palace.

  • Private Plov Dinner in Local Family House

    Enjoy delicious serving of Uzbek cuisine at Madina's House, including plov and cinnamon coffee.

  • Silk Road Tea House

    Sample the delightful aromas of various tea varieties at the Silk Road Tea House.

  • Sitora-I-Mokhi-Khosa Palace

    Get a glimpse of the royal life at Sitora-I-Mokhi-Khosa Palace.

  • Tashkent in a Nutshell

    Uncover the highlights of Uzbekistan’s capital, including the Khast Imam Square, Independence Square, Amir Temur Square, Alisher Navoi Theatre Square, and the Museum of Applied Arts.

Holiday Ideas

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    Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Mary & Ashgabat

    from £3200 pp inc flights & transfers for 11 nights

    • Insight into Turkmenistan, the world's most bizarre nation, and the eccentric Türkmenbasy cult
    • Fall in love with Ashgabat—Guiness World Record of city with the most white marble
    • Discover the legendary cities of Samarkand, Bukhara & Khiva in Uzbekistan
  • Essential Uzbekistan

    Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara & Samarkand

    from £2400 pp inc flights & transfers for 8 nights

    • Dive deep into the heart of Silk Road, the most important trading revolution in history linking China to Europe
    • Let your 1001 Nights dreams come true in Khiva's winding alleys of mosques, minarets, madrasahs and mausoleums
    • Marvel at Registan Square in Samarkand, one of Silk Road's most stunning masterpiece of architecture

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Bukhara, Heart of the Silk Road, Uzbekistan

With a in the heart of the city, plenty of attractions are within easy reach. The hotel is situated in walking distance of monuments like the Toki Zargaron and Toki Telpakfurushon trading domes and Mirzo Ulugbek's mosque.

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