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

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

this is no natural but manavsarjit best resort.this resort is rooms view best.best service and muscut city distance 35 km.this three parts of resort.high,middle,law range all in good.real one time visit.

1  Thank Rajesh P
Response from markskirk, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 3 August 2015

Dear Rajesh P, Thank you for posting your positive feedback on TripAdvisor in regards to your recent stay. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return. Warm regards, Mark Kirk

Reviewed 24 July 2015

stayed 4 nights with two young kids. amazing sea view from room 2256. family really enjoyed breakfast,swimming,lazy river adventure zone.overall very happy i picked it. one comment for hotel .. please extend your resturant timing; Circles stops serving after 5pm. Cant do fine dining with...More

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1  Thank aasima007
Response from markskirk, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 3 August 2015

Dear aasima007, Thank you for sharing your feedback with the readers of TripAdvisor. I am delighted to read you and your family enjoyed your stay and found plenty to do for the kids. In regards to the restaurants we do have Surf Café located in...More

Reviewed 23 July 2015

Everything was ok.except departure . They are charging for minibar without using Recommendation if customer don't want minibar .you must remove it. Pool and lazy river is excellent. Adventure zone is perfect .More

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1  Thank 477mahmoude
Response from markskirk, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 4 August 2015

Dear 477mahmoude, Thank you for sharing your feedback with the readers of TripAdvisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and appreciate you highlighting the lazy river and other facilities. Please except my apologies for the mistakes on the billing concerning the mini bar. Warm...More

Reviewed 22 July 2015

A bit confusing when booking a room, as it's 3 hotels in one. The Al Waha is the cheaper option, catering more for families with kids. My wife & I stayed at the Al Bandar this EID & our friends changed their booking from Al...More

1  Thank Brett P
Response from markskirk, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 3 August 2015

Dear Brett P, Thank you for posting your feedback on TripAdvisor in regards to your stay over Eid. I have noted your comment on the three hotels and one website, and we do try to steer guests in the right direction to ensure they choose...More

Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

I would like to thank you for such an amazing experience. Deepak got me an amazing room which was perfect for my family of four. The facilities were spot on, I even had a baby warmer and steriliser, the food in the hotel was immaculate...More

1  Thank Sheena_164
Response from markskirk, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 3 August 2015

Dear sheena_164, Thank you for the great feedback posted on TripAdvisor and highlighting Deepak in your review. It is great to read that you will return and have made the brand your first choice based on your experience with us. Warm regards, Mark Kirk

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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 272 - US$ 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$ 272 - US$ 574 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Gizzella C
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Response from NadiaKUAE | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Al Husn is actually a different hotel to Bar Al Jissah, it is less family and more luxury oriented. I have not heard the rule of couples only. I’m sure that is not the case however if you would like to check, you... More
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babak0100
1 December 2017|
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Response from RuediWyss | Reviewed this property |
b&b , half board and full board available, Minibar in the room, alcoholic Drinks have to be paid additionally.
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Mohammed A
27 July 2017|
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Response from gavin l | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bother with the upgrade (unless it is free). The rooms at Al Waha are of good quality and quite spacious
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"Avoid rooms on the ground floor, unless it is your personal choice. Those rooms tend to be very noisy with..."
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"Love the Al Bandar rooms DeLuxe with sea-view"
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"North facing rooms overlooking the pool areas are noisy. The east facing rooms are quietest."
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"Ask reception for a better room if you are not happy"
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