On your Visit to Petra, Stay at the Crowne Plaza Resort Petra, Just a Short Stroll from the Entrance to this Ancient City Immerse yourself in Petra's ancient landscape from the moment you arrive at the Crowne Plaza Resort Petra, with its backdrop of the Petra Mountains . Our bright Lobby has floor-to-ceiling windows so the mountain views flood in, while our terrace and outdoor pool will rejuvenate you. Many of our welcoming rooms have mountain views and the chalets nestle up to the rockface. You'll find the Crowne Plaza Resort Petra just 200 metres from the visitor centre and entrance to the ancient city of Petra , carved out of the very mountains surrounding the hotel. Amman Queen Alia International Airport is 2.5 hours away by car, while the coast at Aqaba is within 1.5 hours. Wadi Musa Desert is a short drive away. After sightseeing, watch the sun set on Petra's Mountains from our outdoor pool or play a game of doubles on our tennis court . Dine from the Olive Tree Restaurant's buffet, best enjoyed on our outdoor terrace by the fabulous scenery. You can try international favourites such as Caesar salad or penne arrabbiata from the a la carte menu at Aretas Restaurant. Celebrate your stay with an evening at Cave Bar , it is 500 metres from the Crowne Plaza Resort Petra.