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    Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar Hotel

    Barr Al Jissah, Muscat 113, Oman
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    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Lazy River
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We have been there many times and I would recommend it highly as everything is there to make your stay very enjoyable and relaxing. Service has always been great. As a European, Al Bandar is the best out of the three complexes. There is one...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I rated this hotel a few years ago and I want to do it again. I typically don't do this but this small paradise (as I called it last time) deserves it. Fact is... I'm coming back for the 9th time this year. I tell...More

    Thank Paul_C_010265
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Paul, what a “Superb” review! Thanks a million from all of us in Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa! We are so happy to hear you have enjoyed your stay with us. Shangri-La's philosophy is hospitality from a caring family. Our genuine care...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We had a fabulous time at this resort with our kids, the staffs were very friendly and helpful especially Minch the desk manager that resolved our room issue on arrival. We enjoy great meals at the buffet restaurant with very nice spread on Xmas eve;...More

    Thank Ola K
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Ola K, thank you for choosing Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, and for taking the time to review us here on TripAdvisor. Your comfort and well being is of our utmost priority and we are happy that we as a team were...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Over the years, we have celebrated most of the important celebrations in Shang, and every time, it's never fails to deliver. Their Full-Board offer is what I always go for. It seems like when they built this hotel, they had the kid's welfare in mind....More

    Thank Maxima C
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Maxima C, I appreciate the time you take to review us here on TripAdvisor. Your comments and observations are most constructive, as it provides valuable insights not only for us but also for other guests. We take great pride in caring for our guests...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel has a view to die for being surrounded by mountains and alongside the sea. Rooms are spacious and very clean. The staff here is exceptional - super-efficient and very friendly (typical Omani style - see pic of the doorman who was so interesting...More

    Thank EconomynotBusiness
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Dear EconomynotBusiness, Thank you for your valued feedback of your recent stay in Al Bandar Hotel. I'm sure many readers will find it very useful. Your satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy that we...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$271 - US$566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 198
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    • Barr Al Jissah
    • Also Known As
    • Shangri La`s Barr Al Jissah Resort And Spa-Al Bandar ,
    • Shangri La`s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa-Al Bandar Hotel Muscat Governorate ,
    • Shangri Las Muscat ,
    • Shangri La Muscat ,
    • Shangri La Oman ,
    • Shangri La Hotel Oman ,
    • Shangri La Hotel Muscat ,
    • Shangri Las Al Bandar
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    Gizzella C
    15 January 2018|
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    Response from ItsAllAGame | Reviewed this property |
    Being from conservative America, I was surprised to see women and men of all sizes, ages wearing bikinis, sometimes string, and speedos. Anything goes from full Arabic neck to ankles to practically nothing. It's a great... More
    1 December 2017|
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    Response from RuediWyss | Reviewed this property |
    b&b , half board and full board available, Minibar in the room, alcoholic Drinks have to be paid additionally.
    Mohammed A
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from gavin l | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't bother with the upgrade (unless it is free). The rooms at Al Waha are of good quality and quite spacious
    Room Tips
    "Avoid rooms on the ground floor, unless it is your personal choice. Those rooms tend to be very noisy with..."
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    "Love the Al Bandar rooms DeLuxe with sea-view"
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    "North facing rooms overlooking the pool areas are noisy. The east facing rooms are quietest."
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    "Ask reception for a better room if you are not happy"
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