Al Waha at Shangri La Al Jissah is a veritable oasis nestling amongst the mountains, with its own gorgeous sandy beach with the tempting waters of the Gulf of Oman beyond which can be explored with snorkels or in a glass-bottomed kayak. At night time, as the sun begins to sink, there is a candlelit table in the beach restaurant that is waiting for the two of you…
Honeymoon resort information
Superior RoomThis radiant room overlooks the lush gardens of the resort and is both spacious and comfortable (32 sq m). The room has comfortable chairs, a king size double bed and an en suite bathroom with bathtub and separate walk in shower. Outside there is a generous (5 sq m) balcony or terrace furnished with chairs and table.
Executive Sea View RoomWith 45 sq m, this attractive room is spacious and with floor to ceiling sliding windows it is filled with plenty of natural light. There is a spacious balcony/terrace with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Oman and the table and chairs are perfect for relaxing and sharing a drink together. Inside, the comfortable living area has a sofa and armchair and an attractive king size bed. The en suite bathroom is stylish and has both a bathtub and separate shower.
One Bedroom SuiteOffering guests expansive and contemporary luxury, this lovely one bedroomed suite (68 sq m) is perfect for two. Outside there is a generous balcony/terrace that has beautiful views of the Gulf of Oman and is furnished with table and chairs. Inside there is a separate living room with sofa, armchairs and writing desk plus a dining table and chairs. The bedroom has a king size bed and the elegant bathroom has both bathtub and walk in shower.
Specialty SuiteThis beautiful and contemporarily decorated suite in a palette of white, brown and coffee is perfect for honeymooners as it has views of the Gulf of Oman that are peaceful and inspirational. These views can be enjoyed from the furnished balcony/terrace. Inside, the comfortable living room has a sofa and armchairs plus a dining suite. The separate bedroom has a lovely king size bed and an en suite with both bathtub and walk-in shower.
With total relaxation and some pampering, the resort's Spa offers some wonderful treatments to soothe your mind and body. There is a well-equipped health club plus tennis courts and mini golf.
Oman has 1700 kilometres of coastline, which includes some brilliant areas for snorkelling and diving. There are facilities for both at the resort, with experienced staff who can instruct at various levels if you will need some guidance. It is well worth doing as there are moray eels, marine turtles and colourful fish to see. Other water sports that are available include water-skiing, wind surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, wake boarding or kayaking in a glass bottom kayak – what fun.
For those interested in conservation, the resort has a very special project to help protect the Hawksbill and Green marine turtles in the area. There is dedicated Turtle Ranger who raises the turtles' profile amongst guests and who is delighted if you would like to take part in his valuable work.