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Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar

Muscat, Oman

Prices From £1,178 per person
Aug £1,178 per person Sep £1,178 per person Oct £1,541 per person Nov £1,541 per person Dec £1,541 per person Jan £1,529 per person Feb £1,529 per person Mar £1,529 per person Apr £1,529 per person May £1,178 per person Jun £1,178 per person Jul £1,178 per person
Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar: Beach

Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar: Beach

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Pricing
Stay 7 nights from £1,178 per person in a Deluxe Room - Garden or Pool View. The price is based on two adults sharing a room, including breakfast and transfers.
Flights available at an additional cost..
Prices are for guidance only. They are subject to availability, change and the current exchange rate. You will be advised of the price of the holiday that you wish to book before your contract is confirmed.

Luxury Holidays At Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar

The name Al Bandar translates as 'The Town' and the architecture of the hotel has been carefully designed to echo that of old Muscat; buildings of various heights feature a variety of ornate balconies or terraces, all of which are sea-facing. In addition to a host of facilities, including tennis courts, water sports and a spa, the resort's Piazza is a perfect meeting place and boasts restaurants, retail outlets, Al Mazaar Souk and an outdoor amphitheatre. During the day, children are kept busy at a whole host of clubs, whist in the evening, a sports bar and cocktail lounge are the perfect entertainment venues.

Details:+
  • Type:Luxury Hotel
  • Summary:Inspired by Old Muscat, Al Bandar is known as 'The Town'
  • Feature:Al Bandar is home to the hotel's magnificent ballroom
  • Rooms:198 guest rooms
  • Location:Muscat , Oman
  • Nearest airport:Muscat International Airport
Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar
Amenities
Location and transfer

45 minutes from Muscat International Airport.

Accommodation:+

Each of the air-conditioned rooms and suites feature a safe, voice mail, computer data port, satellite television with interactive menus for hotel and local information, telephones, mini-bar, iron and ironing board, broadband internet access and 42 inch (46 inches in the suites), flat screen, high definition televisions. Suites also feature Nespresso coffee machines and iPod docking stations.

Deluxe Room:+
  • Size: 38m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: Modern rooms feature Arabian-inspired décor, perfectly expressing the spirit of Oman.
Deluxe Terrace Room:+
  • Size: 38m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: Modern rooms feature Arabian-inspired décor and an expansive terrace.
Deluxe Seafacing Room:+
  • Size: 38m²
  • Room View: Sea view
  • Facilities: Complete with a balcony, the rooms are modern with Arabian-inspired décor, perfectly expressing the spirit of Oman.
Premier Room:+
  • Size: 58m²
  • Room View: Garden and Gulf of Oman views
  • Facilities: Modern rooms feature an Arabian-inspired décor and spacious bathrooms with separate bath and shower.
One Bedroom Suite:+
  • Size: 90m²
  • Room View: Gardens and Gulf of Oman views
  • Facilities: These rooms feature a luxury bathroom and a large, separate sitting room.
Specialty Suite:+
  • Size: 117m²
  • Room View: Gardens and Gulf of Oman views
  • Facilities: These suites feature a luxury bathroom, large separate sitting room and a spacious balcony.

Al Bandar Hotel provides three beautifully appointed restaurants with delicious cuisine to suit any discerning epicurean. Indulge in a contemporary Italian experience at Capri Court, or enjoy mouth-watering Mediterranean and Asian tapas as well as Middle Eastern mezze dishes at Tapas and Sablah. Experience evocative tastes of Oman with Al Tanoor, and sample the characteristic cuisines of the Arabian Gulf region.

Al Tanoor :+
  • Cuisine: Arabian cuisine
  • Setting: Traditional Arabic surroundings (pottery and vibrant colours which complement the enticing dishes )create an authentic ambience. In addition to Arabian cuisine prepared for you at the open cooking stations, the restaurant offers Mediterranean, Persian and Turkish favourites.
  • Dress Code: Smart/casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Capri Court:+
  • Cuisine: Contemporary Italian cuisine
  • Setting: This stylish restaurant offers seating indoors or al fresco with views directly out to the resplendent gardens and beach.
  • Dress Code: Smart/casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Tapas and Sablah:+
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean and Asian tapas cuisine
  • Setting: A relaxing piazza, in the heart of the resort, serves Mediterranean and Asian tapas as well as Middle Eastern mezze late into the night, complemented by a full beverage selection.
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Piano Lounge:+
  • Cuisine: Light snacks, cocktails, wine, tea and coffee
  • Setting: The Piano Lounge boasts a long terrace overlooking the Gulf of Oman providing fabulous views of the sea and surrounding resort.
  • Dress Code: Smart/casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: No
  • Reservation Required: No
Circles:+
  • Cuisine: Pizza, pasta, snacks and cocktails
  • Setting: Al Bandar's pool bar, boasts a wood-fired pizza oven.
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: No
Property Highlights:+
Family

The resort provides an outstanding selection of clubs and activities to suit children of all ages: Cool Zone Kids Club, Adventure Zone, Lazy River, Splashpad and GameZ.

Lakes & Mountains

Al Bandar is situated on the beautiful coastline of Oman, overlooking the deep turquoise blue water of the Sea of Oman that contrasts with the majestic rugged mountains that looms behind the resort. Explore the regions natural beauty with an array of exciting excursions led by professional guides, including a visit to Oman's Grand Canyon as you gaze at the awe-inspiring Jebel shams, the highest point in Oman and the whole of eastern Arabia, before coming to the impressive Jebel Akhdar which is part of the Al Hajar Mountain range which extends 300km northwest to southwest.

The Beach

Feel the warmth of the sun on your skin as you explore the half-kilometre long beach as you feel golden sand beneath your toes and gaze at the pristine turquoise waters of the Gulf of Oman. The beach facilities are second to none, with bathrooms, beach loungers, umbrellas, showers, towels and bar service for a light snack or a refreshing drink. Take the opportunity to participate in a variety of sea sports to gain the best experience of this spectacular location. Such activities include dolphin watching, snorkelling, scuba diving (lessons available), banana boat rides, waterskiing and much more.

Spa & Wellness

CHI, The Spa - in traditional Chinese philosophy, ch’i or "Qi" is the universal life force that governs well-being and personal vitality. For good health to be maintained, it is believed that ch’i must flow freely within the body and, when blocked, "dis-ease" and illness follow. Movement then is central to the CHI spa’s philosophy and is core to the treatments and therapies available; movement of the mind through relaxation and meditation and movement of the body through massage, exercise, stretching and hydrotherapy. Within the calm serenity of the Spa’s inner sanctum, guests can experience the unique CHI Water Oasis, featuring a vitality hydro pool, a herbal steam room, tundra and tropical showers, an ice fountain and a relaxation area.

Culture & History

'If you're staying at Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, you will have the perfect introduction to Omani culture as the resort is home to the Omani Heritage Village which has the Al Mazaar Souk and you can see traditional silver ware, pottery and weaving being crafted into items that you can buy as a souvenir.

Scuba Diving

The Dive Centre offers PADI dive instruction and certification, as well as scuba-diving, snorkelling, dolphin and whale-watching trips and a marina with berthing for up to eighty boats and yachts.

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