• Overview
  • Room types
  • Food & Drink

Overlooking the Gulf of Oman, this resort is split into two properties, Al Waha ‘The Oasis’ and Al Bandar ‘The Town’. Family-friendly Al Waha features the Cool Zone Kids’ Club, a children’s pool and access to 17 restaurants.

Al Waha:

Superior Room

Spread over 32sqm, these contemporary rooms set close to the pool and gardens offer Shangri-La toiletries, in-room TV, full-size writing desk, coffee and tea-making facilities and a minibar.

Family Room

These super-spacious rooms are ideal for families or small groups, featuring interconnecting bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. The interconnecting twin-bedded room features a DVD player and PlayStation ideal for kids, while external space includes a balcony or patio with two chairs.

Al Bandar:


Featuring Arabian-inspired décor, a plush king size bed and large outdoor furnished space, these luxurious rooms feature stunning views over the garden and the Sea of Oman. Inside, you’ll find amenities including extra beach towels, Shangri-La toiletries, a writing desk and minibar.

Deluxe Sea View

These generously-sized rooms are much like the Deluxe rooms, except with glorious views towards the Sea of Oman – perfectly realised from your private furnished balcony or patio.

One Bedroom Suite

The Al Bandar One Bedroom Suite offers a wealth of space, with over 76sqm of space, including a large outdoor balcony or patio, and inside, a spacious living area as well as king size bedroom.

Additional room types available. Chat to your lovely Travel Consultant to find the perfect room to suit you, and let us tailor-make it easy.

This huge resort houses 15 restaurants and bars, with varied international cuisines to try. Al Tanoor serves Middle Eastern fusion food with both buffet spreads and A La Carte dining options, or, you can try traditional tapas at Tapas & Sablah, American fare including juicy burgers at Surf Café, and Latin American flavours at Samba.

Ask our Flight Centre Concierge team about booking your restaurants in advance.

List of Restaurants:

  • Al Tanoor
  • Bait Al Bahr
  • Capri Court
  • Samba
  • Surf Café
  • Tapas & Sablah
  • Zafran Café
  • Piano Lounge
  • B.A.B. Lounge
  • Pool Bars
  • Lobby Lounges

Why we recommend Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa

Split into two hotels, this stunning resort surrounds the oasis-like swimming pool, shaded by palm trees. Family rooms are interconnected and feature PlayStations, DVD players and Shangri-La bathroom products. Challenge the family to a game of beach volleyball, go snorkelling, or lap up the cool turquoise waters of the private beach or lazy pool. Leave the kids happily playing at the Cool Zone Kids’ Club while you recharge your batteries at CHI, The Spa. You can pick from a range of restaurants across the hotels; Al Waha boasts a culinary theatre and international flavours at Samba, plus child-friendly menus at Surf café, or dine on fresh, local seafood dishes at Bait Al Bahr.


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