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Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Waha Hotel

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This one of the three Shangri-La Barr resorts next to each other in the neighborhood of Muscat. After traveling through Oman for almost 2 weeks this was the best and most comfortable hotel we stayed in. The Al Waha hotel is the hotel most focused...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a family holiday and stayed at this wonderful hotel nestled between Omans beautiful landscaped mountains. We chose this hotel as it was recommended for families with little children. The amenities and services at this hotel were brilliant. Lots for my little one to...More

Thank Ambereen S
Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Waha HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Ambereen S, Sincere thank you for your valued and detailed feedback of your recent stay in Al Waha Hotel. I appreciate you having set aside some of your time to share your thoughts with us and with fellow travelers via TripAdvisor. Your satisfaction is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this hotel very much. Hotel room was clean and spacious. We enjoyed relaxing by the pool and beach, wasn’t too busy probably because it wasn’t holiday season yet. Breakfast was great!! And the restaurants were lovely tried a few different places.More

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Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Waha HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear raeesa1, thank you for taking time to share your heartfelt feedback. We take great pride in caring for our guests so I’m delighted to hear you enjoyed your precious holiday with us. Many thanks for choosing to stay at Al Wahahotel. With the team,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a superb holiday, there were 17 of us and we were looked after. The New Year Eve gala catered for the children and was a fantastic way to bring in the new year. The restaurant booking was excellent and met all our needs....More

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Dear kamsmiles, thank you for taking time to share your heartfelt feedback. We take great pride in caring for our guests so I’m delighted to hear you enjoyed your precious holiday with us. It’s incredibly rewarding to read reviews such as yours, which remain a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thiis hotel does what it says and is superb for families however it is not what it’s cracked up to be. The reservation department and front desk were marginally better than useless. I booked five rooms but it took the reservations team 4 or 5...More

Thank Howard D
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Dear Howard D, greetings from Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa. Thank you for taking your time to share your experiences during your recent stay with us in Al Waha hotel. I was surprised to read your comments regarding our Reservations and Front Desk...More

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Pool
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
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US$ 238 - US$ 486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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TheCatLady21
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Response from RiyaP_2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they have the same 3 pin sockets as the UK!
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Martha T
19 January 2018|
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Response from Alexis A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can - you have to pass from the health center of the resort and buy your ticket for 30 OMR / person - it includes the access at the resort to enjoy the pool, the sandy beach and to the wonderful buffet for lunch -
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