Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa

5 Stars

  PO Box 644 Postcode 100 - Muscat, Oman View Map
Area: Muscat

The complex comprises three different hotels. About Al Waha hotel Al Waha, Oman's first dedicated leisure hotel, is the largest of the three hotels at Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Muscat. The name Al Waha means "The Oasis", and has been designed in such a way that the hotel's several swimming pools form an oasis incorporating many date palm trees. Nestled at the foot of a mountain range, vehicular access has been made possible by a man-made tunnel. The architecture of Al Waha is traditional Dhofari, from the southern region of Oman. Complimentary broadband Internet access. Comprising 262 guestrooms with a minimum room size of 32 square metres, each room  provides guests with either a 5 square metre balcony or patio, with available seaview or sea-facing. About Al Bandar hotel Al Bandar is one of the three new hotels at Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Muscat.  The name Al Bandar means The Town and the architecture of the hotel is inspired by old Muscat, featuring buildings of varying heights and a variety of ornate balconies. Al Bandar hotel is the resort’s focal point, featuring eight food and beverage outlets and 11 meeting rooms, as well as the spectacular Barr Al Jissah Ballroom measuring 1,056 square metres and providing banquet-style seating for up to 700 people. Complimentary broadband Internet access. The five-star deluxe property provides 198 sea-facing guestrooms, each offering a minimum of 45 square metres of space including a balcony or terrace. About Al Husn hotel Al Husn hotel, the exclusive indulgence, offers our highest level of Shangri-La service, amenities and privileges to the most discerning of travellers. All of our expansive, richly appointed rooms and suites have direct views of the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Oman, with some offering a panorama of the resort and the surrounding coastline. Guests of the Al Husn hotel enjoy exclusive dining, bar and beach areas and available butler service. Access to the private, 100-meter beach and Mahhara Beach Bar is reserved for guests of Al Husn hotel. The 179 rooms and suites at Al Husn hotel are among the largest and most luxurious in Oman, with an inviting decor inspired by royal Arabian palaces, accented by authentic Omani artworks. Suites offer flat screen televisions, Complimentary broadband Internet access and DVD entertainment systems. Complimentary usage of iPod, provided by the hotel. Enjoy our pre dinner in room cocktail and canapes service (applicable to Suite guests only).

Hotel Details


The medium sized lobby is elegantly presented and provides a comfortable seating are for guests.


Set in 124 acres of landscaped gardens, this resort complex comprises three hotels, each detailed with a unique architecture and ambiance.


Each of the elegantly designed rooms are fully equipped with modern luxuries fit to spoil both business and leisure travellers. With warm and comforting colour schemes, the well sized rooms maintain the persona that can be found throughout the resort. Inter-connecting rooms are strictly on a request basis only and cannot be guaranteed.


The resort boasts six main restaurants, seven casual dining outlets and pool bars, three lobby lounges, two bars and one nightclub that offer a variety of cuisine from around the world and suits every taste and occasion. They range from outlets with a family focus to chic casual eateries and elegant fine dining options.


Exclusively located on the bay at Barr Al Jissah, Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa nestles against the dramatic backdrop of the rugged interior mountains and the spectacular waters of the Gulf of Oman. The resort is 20 kilometers from city center and 60 kilometers from Seeb International airport. Early flight arrivals must not expect early check in. The hotel will always try to help, but guests must be advised that check in time is 2pm.

Hotel facilities

  •  Car Parking
  •  Non smoking rooms
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Internet Point
  •  Lifts 5
  •  Bar
  •  Conference rooms 7
  •  Disabled Facilities
  •  Tennis Court
  •  Restaurant
  •  Check-in at From 14:00
  •  Laundry Service
  •  Beauty Center
  •  Sauna
  •  Baby sitting
  •  Shuttle bus to/from airport
  •  Shops
  •  Outdoor Swimmingpool
  •  Voltage 220

The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa is perfect for who wants to travel by car. The hotel is suitable for sportsmen. This accommodation offers a fast internet connection. The hotel offers a bar to enjoy a drink and relax. The property is fully equipped with a conference room. The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa offers disabled facilities. The hotel is great for those who enjoy playing tennis. Guests can use the hotel's restaurant. The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa offers a laundry service. The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa offers wellness features. The hotel is ideal for families with small children. There is a mini-bus service for guests to the local airport. The accommodation is suitable for those who love shopping. The hotel is suitable for sportsmen.

The hotel provides either its own car park or a nearby one with a special agreement; being not included in the room price, for a paid parking the payment have to be carried out directly on the spot.

Rooms facilities

  •  Television
  •  Direct Dial Telephone
  •  Mini Bar
  •  Safe Box
  •  Satellite TV
  •  WiFi

The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa offers the use of a TV in the rooms. Accommodation has direct dial telephone in all rooms. The Hotel Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa offers a minibar service. Accommodation has a safe in all the rooms. Guests have access to a WI-FI wireless internet connection in the rooms.

 Public transport

  • Airport: MCT
  • Time to the Airport: 50 MIN
  • Distance from the city center: 35 KM
  • Time to the city center: 35 MIN
  • Distance from the airport: 70 KM