Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Shangri La Oman

The deep turquoise blue water of the Sea of Oman is hypnotic, contrasting vividly with the majestic mountains that rise behind the resort. This is the fascination of Oman.
The experience is elevated at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Sultanate of Oman. Three hotels await your arrival. And each gets better as you explore. Approaching Al Waha, your excitement heightens as a man-made tunnel through the mountain leads you to a sanctuary facing the Sea of Oman. 

On a stretch of beach overlooking the Gulf of Oman, the resort is approx 45 mins from Muscat Airport, and 15 mins from the old city.


  • Business centre
  • Conference facilities
  • Disabled-friendly facilities
  • Hospitality lounge
  • Library
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking facilities
  • Safe deposit box
  • Florist
  • Baby-sitting / child care services
  • Guest information centre
  • Complimentary shoeshine services
  • Express check-in and check-out services
  • Laundry and valet services
  • Postal / courier services
  • Airport transfers
  • Car rental services
  • City shuttle services
  • Complimentary shuttle bus to shopping areas
  • Taxi and limousine services

Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Sultanate of Oman offers a wide choice of restaurants at each of the three hotels.

Relax at a beach bar or enjoy the engaging social ambience of the lounges. You will always find the right spot to refresh, rejuvenate and relish a day or night in Oman.

Evocative tastes of Oman
Al Tanoor serves the characteristic cuisines of the Arabian Gulf region in a traditional Omani atmosphere. The interior is designed with Arabian tents, pottery and vibrant colours which complement the enticing dishes prepared for you at the open cooking stations.

Fresh seafood by the Gulf
The splendid Sea of Oman forms the perfect backdrop to showcase the unique and distinct flavours of Omani cuisine.

Set sail for imaginative dining
Sultanah offers a uniquely stylish à la carte dining experience. Imaginatively presented as the interior of a luxury cruise liner, guests are treated to captivating views of the sea as they dine. Evening menus vary according to the “port of call” on the liner’s itinerary for the night.

Indulge in a sensual culinary feast
Explore the exquisite tastes of Morocco, of subtle spices and exotic flavours. The rich fabric and deep colours of Shahrazad’s interiors are reflections of the rich, beautiful land of Morocco. With the alluring fragrance of spice and the rhythms of live Morrocan music welcoming guests, dining at Shahrazad is a culinary and cultural adventure.

Global & contemporary flavours
Samba showcases exotic, international cuisine with flavours of Asia, Latin America and the Mediterranean.

Lebanese Dining and Entertainment
Legendary Lebanese singer, Fairouz, whose singing prowess and songs have been embraced across generations, has inspired the name of the restaurant. The menu is a lavish mix of hot and cold mezze, grills and authentic pastries. Its authentic cuisine coupled with an elegant interior promise an exceptional dining

Contemporary Italian cuisine
Capri Court offers a contemporary Italian experience through its innovative menu and stylish restaurant design. Enjoy its fashionable ambience indoors or relax in the outdoor seating area which looks directly out to resplendent beach and garden views.