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Luxury Resort - Oman

Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah - Al Waha


  • Family-friendly hotel at the luxurious resort complex, Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah

  • Modern rooms overlooking the pool, beach & Gulf of Oman

  • Entertainment for the younger guests: children’s pool, kids club, and childcare

  • Experience a culinary world tour at 22 restaurants and bars

  • Lots of adventurous activities and a private beach


The luxurious Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah hotel group is located on a private beach on the Gulf of Oman and is home to two hotels: the Al Waha and the Al Bandar. The modern Al Waha is the ideal retreat for families and offers plenty of exciting diversions for the youngest of our guests. Whether it's in the kids' pool or the kids' club, there's never a dull moment at the Al Waha. Relax with a cool drink at the spacious pool area and pamper yourself with a soothing massage in the Chi Spa area.



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Together with its sister hotel Al Bandar, Al Waha is located in the luxurious resort complex of Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah. Translated, Al Waha means "oasis," and the resort follows this name very literally. There is a 500-meter private beach on Barr Al Jissah Bay, and the resort's spacious pool area offers plenty of relaxation and variety for the entire family.

Overlooking the Gulf of Oman and the surrounding Hajar Mountains, Al Waha invites you to spend a relaxing holiday in the Middle East with your loved ones. Muscat's Old Town, the famous market, and Mutrah Souk are about 15 minutes from Al Waha. The Muscat International Airport can be reached in about 45 minutes.

Relax with a cool drink in the magnificent gardens or by the spacious outdoor pools.

In addition to 24-hour room service, the luxurious Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah has a hairdresser, beauty salon and souvenir store.

The complimentary shuttle bus takes you to Muscat's Old City and popular shopping district within 15 minutes.

Even the youngest of our guests will get their money's worth at Al Waha, as there is plenty of fun and entertainment provided. Childcare, a kids club, an adventure zone and several playgrounds are at your disposal. In addition, the family-friendly resort offers children's menus and a children's pool, where the little ones can really let off steam.

Al Waha has 262 rooms and suites, all with private balconies or patios. The spacious rooms and suites are decorated in a modern Arabic style and feature a private bathroom with separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers, toiletries, minibar, safe, satellite TV, and tea/coffee making facilities.

Superior Room (32 m²) - These rooms overlook the verdant gardens and the sparkling pool. For a maximum of 2 adults + 1 child up to 11 years, or 3 adults.

Superior Sea View Room (32 m²) - These beautiful rooms overlook the golden sandy beach and the glistening waters of the Gulf of Oman. For a maximum of 2 adults + 1 child up to 11 years, or 3 adults.

Executive Sea View Room (45 m²) - Ideal for families, these spacious rooms overlook the Gulf of Oman and come complete with a sitting area with a sofa bed. For a maximum of 2 adults and 2 children up to 11 years, or 3 adults.

Other rooms and suites are available upon request.

The luxurious hotel group of Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah offers a total of 22 restaurants and bars, which will completely spoil you culinary with international and local specialties. Look forward to good family restaurants, exclusive fast-food restaurants and first-class dinner evenings. Of course you can visit any restaurant and bar in the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah luxury resort.

Al Waha is home to two restaurants and two bars.

The Samba Restaurant, with the Tequila Bar, serves South American delicacies. The restaurant is open all day and treats you to breakfast, lunch and dinner.

At the exquisite fast-food restaurant Surf Café, you can try exceptional and original burgers.

Assira Pool Bar will spoil you with fresh salads, light sandwiches and snacks.

At the Al Waha Lobby Lounge, you can enjoy your afternoon tea and fresh snacks. In the evening, fruity cocktails are served.

Sufficient sporting variety is provided at the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah. The luxury resort offers a fitness center and four tennis courts. You can also play beach volleyball and mini golf, go kayaking, and take a snorkeling trip.

The PADI diving center at Jissah Bay organizes various diving courses and unforgettable diving trips.

With a little luck, you can observe turtles on the beach and accompany a turtle ranger.

In the spa area of the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Chi, you can completely relax and harmonize your body and mind with soothing massages. At Chi, you can expect 12 treatment rooms, a sauna, a steam bath and a whirlpool.

Closest city: Muscat

Closest airport: Muscat International Airport

Number of rooms: 262

Included in the room rate

  • 1 night including breakfast in a Superior Room

Our recommendation

  • 7 nights including breakfast in a Superior Room
  • Welcome drink
  • Daily international newspapers
  • Coffee and tea products
  • Mineral water in the room, at the pool and on the beach
  • Internet
  • Daily shuttle service to Muttrah Souk

Not included

  • International flights
  • Transfers
  • Optional excursions (sightseeing, entrance fees etc.)
  • Meals and beverages not included in the package price
  • Personal expenses, such as minibar and tips
  • Travel protection
  • PCR test, if still required
  • Visa, entry and/or exit fees, if required

Services & Notes

  • Minimum stay of 5 consecutive nights in the travel period 27.12 - 08.01
  • Due to renovation works the hotel will be closed until further notice

Additional experiences

Muscat City Tour

  1. Price per person from 83 € excl. Flight
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Wild Wadi Tour

  1. Per person from 198 € excl. Flight
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Dhow excursion at sunset

  1. Price per person from 63 € excl. Flight
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