Al Bandar At Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa is one of three luxury hotels at Shangri La Al Jissah Resort in the Sultanate of Oman. Al Bandar means ‘the town’ and refers to the hotels distinctive architecture inspired by Old Muscat with its different level roofs and balconies its and sense of mystery, dusted with romance, which is perfect for honeymoons…
Honeymoon resort information
Deluxe TerraceSpacious and in a modern Arabic style, this comfortable room (38 sq m) has attractive vistas of the gardens and Gulf of Oman. The attractive balcony/terrace is furnished with table and chairs for enjoying a drink together at any time of the day or evening. Inside there is a generous living area with soft chairs and a writing desk and there is a comfortable king size bed. The elegant bathroom has a walk-in shower. This room type is also available as a Deluxe Terrace, which is situated on the ground floor and has an expansive terrace with direct access to the gardens and pool area. This room type is also available as a Deluxe Sea View with beautiful views of the gardens, pools and Gulf of Oman.
Premier RoomThe rooms are amongst the most generously sized guest rooms in the Sultanate of Oman. With 51 sq m, they are generously sized for two with a lovely living area to relax in and the generously sized balcony/terrace outside. There is a comfortable king size bed and attractive bathroom with walk-in shower and pampering toiletries.
One bedroom suiteWith Arabian style opulence and beautiful views of the Bay of Oman, this spacious suite (76 sq m) has a separate living room with sofas, armchairs, coffee table and desk and separate bedroom with king size bed. The bathroom has a walk-in shower. Outside there is an attractive balcony/terrace with table and chairs.
Specialty SuiteThis luxurious and expansive suite (114 sq m) is ideal for honeymooners wanting a peaceful and stylish retreat. Outside there is a generously sized balcony with table and chairs and inside the spacious living room has double sofas and a writing desk, plus a dining area. The separate bedroom is generously sized with king size bed and comfortable armchairs for reading and relaxing.
There are water sports a plenty making great use of the wonderful sea and there are lessons available for all levels. Scuba diving and snorkeling are popular and so are the glass-bottomed kayaks. There is the chance to join a guided snorkeling trip and see plenty of colourful marine life. If you like speed there is wind surfing and water skiing to enjoy as well as wake boarding and stand up paddle boarding.
For those who enjoy wildlife, there are dolphin tours to enjoy with a great chance to see some dolphins playing or swimming alongside the boat. The resort has its own dedicated Turtle Ranger who raises the profile of these beautiful marine creatures (Hawksbills and Green Turtles can be found in the area) as the Resort has an active conservation programme.