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Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We were in couple for 2 nights in this hotel. It s a perfect place to discover and visit muscat and the region around. Rooms are nice and very clean. Breakfast are perfect and offering a wide range of European / local foods. Same for the diner on the sea side restaurant. The architecture style is maybe not enough typical...

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Byron, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First of all the approach, especially at sunrise or sunset, is absolutely magical. A stunning drive overlooking the rocky island with one of the most beautiful resorts perched against a jagged beach landscape you'll find. Our jaw dropped when we turned the corner! Value is also understated here. For a resort of this nature, its worth every penny! We can't...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staying for two nights and it was very very nice! The staff were very polite and gentle. The breakfast with the little cup of Arabian coffe was so good!. The sunbeds in the garden or with the pool--you could sleep there for severel hours and in the meanwhile take a bottle of water from the ice-box, you got from the...

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Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent value for money!! Superb location and service par excellence!! Would strongly recommend as a short break hotel!! It provides total relaxation with their private beaches, superb sleeping experience and friendly and very courteous staff.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very rarely do i visit a place and leave thinking that "This stay was Amazing wish i could stay for a few days more " . And don't get me Wrong i have stayed in more luxurious hotel in more recognized and travel destination but some how for some reason this stay was different . I cant really pinpoint what...

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Holsworthy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful resort with great service and superb accommodation. Beach facilities well provided and plenty of space round the pools, beach and green areas. Rooms clean and comfortable. Staff were without exception helpful and attentive.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location of the hotels' complex is great in a superb creek surrounded by brown-orange sandi rocks. The settings of the hotel, with relaxing bar zone with ocean view, a private beach allowing to swim in the clean water of the golf of Oman and pools is perfect. We also enjoyed great food quality at the breakfast and dinner buffet...

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Dirk S, Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar, responded to this review

Dear Guy B, Thank you for spending your holiday with us and taking time to share this valuable review. I appreciate your constructive feedback and I am delighted that you overall had a great time with us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to our resort hopefully in the near future again. Warm regards, Dirk Salzsieder Resident Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to enjoy some winter sun and take a mini break in Oman with the family on our first proper holiday together in years. We spent 4 nights at the resort and enjoyed our time there tremendously. As my little brother has special needs we needed a hotel that was child friendly and this resort was perfect. The rooms...

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Dirk S, Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar, responded to this review

Dear NeevSpencer Thank you and your family for spending your holiday with us on this very special occasion and taking time to share this very detailed review. I am happy to hear that you had such a great time with us and we are looking forward to welcoming you back for another well deserved holiday in our resort . Warm...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Al Jissah for 5 nights in early January with the two kids aged 5&6. V good childcare facilities; the resort is 3 hotels in 1 and we stayed in the Al Bandar which was v comfortable - suite was perfect for us and the 2 kids. Good place for a quiet get away and some sun; possibly...

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Dirk S, Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar, responded to this review

Dear Slim_Oxfordshire Thank you and your family for spending your holidays with us and taking time to share this lovely feedback. I am happy that you have enjoyed your time at our resort and in Oman so much and I appreciate your feedback about Shahrazad as well. We are looking forward to welcoming you back for another holiday hopefully soon...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolutely stunning hotel, with such attentive staff and a wonderful choice of restaurants that serve delicious food. The buffet restaurant which offers both breakfast and supper is world class. They hand pick extremely talented chefs to deliver a wide array of different cuisines and beautifully presented desserts. The beach is kept beautifully and the pool areas are lovely...

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Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for spending your holiday with us and taking time to share this nice review. I am happy that you have enjoyed your time at our resort and in Oman so much. We are looking forward to welcoming you back for another holiday hopefully soon again. Warm regards, Dirk Salzsieder Resident Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service

Additional Information about Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar

Address: Barr Al Jissah 113, Oman
Region: Oman > Muscat Governorate > Barr Al Jissah
Price Range: ₹ 14,064 - ₹ 31,064 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar 5*
Number of rooms: 198
Also Known As:
Shangri La`s Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa-Al Bandar
Shangri La`s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar Hotel Muscat Governorate
Shangri Las Muscat
Shangri La Muscat
Shangri La Oman
Shangri La Hotel Oman
Shangri La Hotel Muscat
Shangri Las Al Bandar
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“Corner room facing the water. Awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles qm630, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Views of the mountains are great but I would always go for a sea view”
  • The boat we took out for a sunset cruise
 of 5 bubbles NeevSpencer, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not the ground floor rooms. Better views from upper floors”
 of 5 bubbles bkMoshi, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“High floor (only 4 floors) seaview rooms have a fantastic view, and you can leave the doors open during winter time.”
 of 5 bubbles Hotelier68, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you have young children, rooms on the ground floor are very helpful!”
  • The view from our room.
 of 5 bubbles Ngais30, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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