SHANGRI LA BARR AL JISSAH RESORT & SPA

Barr Al Jissah, Muscat 100 Oman (OMN)
5.0 Star Resort Spa or Beach Resort
23.5508358.65965
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 1158 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 2.2%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 630 rooms
  • Check out time: 12.00pm
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 12 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check RatesAl Bandar Deluxe 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Bandar Deluxe Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Bandar Deluxe Twin Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Bandar Deluxe Twin Room Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Husn Deluxe 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Husn Deluxe Room 1 King Bed Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Husn Deluxe Twin Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Husn Deluxe Twin Room Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Waha Superior
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Waha Superior 1 King Bed Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Waha Superior Twin Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAl Waha Superior Twin Room Sea View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin 1 Bedroom Suite Breakfast and Additional Meal Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin 1 Bedroom Suite Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin 1 Bedroom Suite Breakfast Lunch and Dinner Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Executive Sea View Breakfast and Additional Meal Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Executive Sea View Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Executive Sea View Breakfast Lunch and Dinner Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Family Room Breakfast and Additional Meal Included
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Family Room Breakfast Lunch and Dinner Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Superior Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Superior Pool View Breakfast and Additional Meal Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Superior Pool View Breakfast Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Superior Pool View Breakfast Lunch and Dinner Included
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDouble or Twin Superior Sea View Breakfast and Additional Meal Included
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Beach, mountains, dolphin watching, turtle laying and hatching, desert trips, wadi trips, UNESCO World Heritage Sites - old villages, Grand Mosque, museums.

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Customer Reviews of Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1158 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

RESORT LOCATIONExclusively located on the bay at Barr Al Jissah, the Shangri-La nestles against the dramatic backdrop of the rugged interior mountain and the spectacular waters of the Gulf of Oman offering both the leisure and business traveler a fully integrated destination resort, providing the perfect gateway to discover this historic land of contracts and culture.Set in 124 acres of landscaped gardens, the resort is located on Oman's staggeringly beautiful coastline, just 20 minutes drive from Muscat and 40 minutes from the airport.ACCOMMODATIONThe five star resort complex comprises three hotels Al Waha, Al Bandar and Al Husn with a total of 630 rooms. Depending on the size of the group, accommodation for the entire group can be reserved in one hotel or the accommodation blocks can be spread between the hotels if required – all in the one location, and all guaranteeing five star services and facilities.AL WAHAAl Waha (the oasis) has 262 bedrooms, with a size of 32 square meters, and is the perfect option for families and the leisure market. It includes a fast food restaurant / Internet Café and a South American / Argentinean all day dining restaurant. There is a superb seafood restaurant directly overlooking the beach situated between Al Waha and Al Bandar.AL BANDARAl Bandar (the town) a five star deluxe property, with 198 bedrooms and a room size of 40 square meters, is the focal point of the resort. Several restaurants and bars are located in Al Bandar, and include an Italian restaurant, Tapas bar, long bar, nightclub, coffee shop, and a Middle Eastern all day dining restaurant.AL HUSNAl Husn (the castle), with 170 bedrooms and a room size of 51 square meters, offers a superior experience for visitors who require the attention that surpasses a normal five star product. Butler services will be provided for each room. This hotel has its own private gymnasium and private beach, an infinity pool, water features and a 500 square meter Presidential Suite. Food and beverage options include a Moroccan restaurant, an International restaurant and a cigar lounge. Guests who stay at Al Husn can enjoy the facilities in the entire resort, however the facilities at Al Husn are only available exclusively for guests staying in that hotel.CHI SPAShangri-La's own brand of spa – Chi Spa – will be an integral part of the resort experience. With 12 treatment rooms, guests can experience the traditional Chinese and Himalayan treatments which promote balance and harmony in the body.FOOD AND BEVERAGE OUTLETSGuests will have a variety of outlets, including 6 main restaurants, 7 casual dining outlets and pool bars, 3 lobby lounges, 2 bars and a nightclub to choose from:AL HUSNSultana – the All-Day Dining Restaurant of Al Husn is featuring an array of delicately prepared international dishes. Overlooking the resort and the Arabian Sea, this restaurant will ensure a charming and stylish dining experience. 130 seats indoor and outdoorShahrazad – the Moroccan Restaurant provides a complete Moroccan experience, in a traditional yet contemporary and refined setting. Open for dinner only. 100 seats indoor and outdoorAL BANDARAl Tanoor – the All Day Dining Restaurant of Al Bandar unfolds the different culinary treasures of the Middle East with hints of Asia and Europe to round off a complete dining experience. 188 seats indoor and outdoorCapri Court – an authentic and luxurious Italian restaurant, emphasizing on high quality products, traditional Italian recipes and a large selection of wines. Open for dinner only. 76 seats indoor and outdoorTapas & Sablah – Sablah is the resorts ultimate outdoor evening venue, where the sky is the ceiling. Mediterranean and Asian Tapas as well as Oriental Mezzah are served until late at night, completed by a large beverage selection and live outdoor entertainment. 120 seats outdoor onlyPiano Lounge – live jazz entertainment is provided on a daily basis in this lounge, which offers a stunning view of the sea and the rest of the resort from its large balcony.Long Bar – Football, Rugby, Concerts? All major events are shown on large screen. Enjoy the entertainment with exquisite signature cocktails in the Long Bar.AL WAHASamba – the All-Day Dining Restaurant of Al Waha with its unique and contemporary décor incorporates the colors and flavors of South American cuisines. The distinctive show kitchens evoke a modern South American grill station. 194 seats indoor and outdoorBait Al Bahr – located directly at the beach between Al Waha and Al Bandar, our seafood restaurant with a special feature on traditional Omani seafood is the ideal venue to enjoy the sunset and the natural beauty of the Gulf of Oman. Open for dinner only. 130 seats indoor and outdoorSurf Café – an up-market fast food concept combined with an Internet Café, which is the first choice for our younger clientele. 134 seats indoor and outdoor.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:2.00pm
Check Out:12.00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2010
Floors:4
Rooms:630
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:123
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:34
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:12 View Spaces
Meeting Space:20909 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 700 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:5.30pm - 2.00am
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking:N/A
Typical Group Deposit:10%
Total Taxes:10.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Country Tax: 9.00% (Municipality Tax)
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.00% (Municipality)
Audio Visual Tax: 9.00% (MIscellaneous Tax)
Other Tax: 8.00% (Service Charge)
Porterage Fee: 1.00 Per Stay
Meeting Wired Internet Fee:50.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 8.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:12.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:14.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:25.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:28.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 4.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.50 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:20.00 Per Person/Per Hour (1 hr cocktail reception)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Charge for early check out
  • Child facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

45 minute drive from the airport to hotelOMR 35 per car per way

Local Shuttle Info: Not applicable

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Shangri La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa.

Feel free to use the Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Muscat event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Barr Al Jissah Ballroom 22 x 48 x 7 1056600/700400550------30/20850850--
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Barr Al Jissah Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
11366.7 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
22 x 48 x 7 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
14
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
2250.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
3700.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
3700.00 OMR
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Ballroom A or B or C
12 x 22 x 7 272755140/18015015050505010/--250230--
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Ballroom A or B or C

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
2935910.4 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
12 x 22 x 7 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
650.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
1100.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
1100.00 OMR
Assifah/Tiwi/Qalhat
20 x 8 x 4 173100/120705040--40--/--100140--
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Assifah/Tiwi/Qalhat

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1862.2 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 8 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
300.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
500.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
500.00 OMR
Sidab or Qurayat Boardroom 6 x 12 x 4 72--/----------18--/--------
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Sidab or Qurayat Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
775.0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 12 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
150.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
250.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
250.00 OMR
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Qantab Boardroom 5 x 5 x 4 25--/----------12--/--------
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Qantab Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
269.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
60.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
100.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
100.00 OMR
Majilis Room 12 x 10 x 3 1260/--4550--3030--/--100100--
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Majilis Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
129.2 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
12 x 10 x 3 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
250.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
500.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
500.00 OMR
Al Husn Boardroom 7 x 10 x 3 70--/----------18--/--------
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Al Husn Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
753.5 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
7 x 10 x 3 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
150.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
250.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
250.00 OMR
Pre Function Area 1 8 x 43 x 4 365--/--------------/----300--
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Pre Function Area 1

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
3928.8 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
8 x 43 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
150.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
250.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
250.00 OMR
Pre Function Area 2 6 x 33 x 4 198--/--------------/----165--
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Pre Function Area 2

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
2131.3 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 33 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
100.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
200.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
200.00 OMR
Pre Function Area 3 6 x 24 x 4 144--/--------------/----120--
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Pre Function Area 3

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
1550.0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 24 x 4 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
100.00 OMR
Full Day Rental:
200.00 OMR
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
200.00 OMR

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