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Shangri La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

Shangri La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

5-night luxury holiday from £1,510 pp incl. flights & transfers


Short description

Three luxury Muscat hotels in one award-winning resort


Recommended for:
Beach | Family | Relaxation | Spa


Shangri-La's award-winning Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa is a luxury complex of three hotels set between rugged mountains and the Gulf of Oman's sparkling Al Jissah Bay, in Oman's capital city of Muscat.

Al Waha is the resort's dedicated family hotel, Al Bandar is the resort's focal point and Al Husn steps the luxury even further, billing itself as a 6-star property, aimed primarily at adults.  The hotel also has its own private 100 metre beach and all rooms offer complimentary mini-bars, afternoon tea and pre-dinner cocktails and canapés.  


Set in 120 acres of lush, landscaped gardens, Al Waha boasts spacious and comfortable rooms, all with a private balcony and garden or pool views.

The ornate Al Bandar – which translates as 'The Town' – is styled to resemble old Muscat and rooms enjoy contemporary Arabian styling and super views over the gardens to the Gulf of Oman.

At Al Husn, some of largest rooms in all of Oman can be found, with décor inspired by Arabian palaces. All rooms and suites come with private butlers and dramatic views of the bay.


With three distinct properties set within the resort there's plenty of options for dining with a wide choice of fantastic restaurants spread across the site.

At Al Waha, guests can enjoy the international flavours of Samba or the family-friendly Surf Café.

Al Bandar is the resort's focal point, boasting seven bars and restaurants. It hosts the Capri Court, which features perfectly prepared contemporary Italian cuisine, and the al fresco Tapas & Sablah. Al Tanoor offers a sensational buffet dining experience, which evokes the atmosphere of Arabia.

At Al Husn, guests can enjoy two of the best dining experiences in Oman, with the stylish, luxury cruise-themed Sultanah Restaurant and Shahrazad, Muscat's only authentic Moroccan restaurant.


City slickers can slip into Muscat for a day of shopping and sightseeing. The more adventurous can go snorkelling and diving at incredible dive sites or join a leg-sapping mountain trek.

Kids can take advantage of the winding lazy river, swimming pools, dolphin-watching excursions and Little Turtles children's club. Adults, meanwhile, can let off some steam in the state-of-the-art fitness centre or find peace and quiet at the fabulous Chi Spa, complete with 12 treatment rooms, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi.

Whilst there are no children's facilities at Al Husn, children of all ages can enjoy the dedicated play areas and pools at the adjacent Al Waha and Al Bandar hotels.

Stay here on these holidays

Jabal Villa, Alila Jabal Akhdar

Muscat and Mountains

8-day tailor-made tour from £2,675 pp incl. flights

Discover Oman in luxury on this tailor-made holiday, staying in the spectacular Alila Jabal Akhdar on the edge of a dramatic canyon before beachside relaxation by the contemporary Al Bandar Hotel at the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort.


Any element of this accommodation can be adjusted to suit your needs. Just contact us to find out more.

Accommodation rating: Deluxe

5-night luxury holiday from £1,815 pp incl. flights & transfers


1 October to 24 October or 2 November to 23 December 2019

from £1,815 pp. incl. flights

5 January to 13 February or 22 February to 31 March 2020

from £1,945 pp. incl. flights

18 April to 31 May 2020

from £1,510 pp. incl. flights


  • return scheduled flights from London to Muscat
  • return private transfers
  • 5 nights in a Deluxe Room at Al Bandar including daily breakfast
  • use of an airport lounge in the UK (subject to departure airport and terminal)

Price varies by exact travel date and please also call for a quotation for travel periods that are not shown (supplements apply over Christmas, New Year and selected holiday periods).

Terms & Conditions

Prices are per person based on two people sharing a twin/double room; prices are subject to availability and possible change; normal booking conditions apply.

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