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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
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Lazy River
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Such a beautiful luxurious resort. I had a room with a balcony with pool & sea view. The room was spacious, comfortable and nice. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The check in was fast although we came as a big group for a...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    the location of the hotel is great, landscapewise, however, without own transport its quite isolated and away from the city. We were somewhat unlucky that it was too windy for snorkeling or other watersports, and there is really nothing much else to do here. Hotel:...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded today

    Dear bergerts, thank you for taking your time to review us here on TripAdvisor and for sharing your experiences while staying with us. We as team sincerely value your feedback as it provides us valuable insights on areas we are doing excellent and where we...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Visited in Dec 2015 and had a very pleasant stay. The best part was the room had an excellent beach and pool view. All amenities & facilities were very well maintained: pool, club, etc.... Breakfast for super delicious with many options. Director of rooms was...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded today

    Dear prakashn2, thank you very much for your feedback after your recent stay with us. We are happy to read here that you enjoyed your stay with us, and were able to take advantage of our facilities and services. Looking forward to welcoming you again...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I booked this hotel, not realising that it is the family part of the resort. Compaired to the other hotels within the resort, this feels the least 5 star and that is not only because of the quality of the hotel rooms and restaurants, but...More

    Thank Sophie M
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded today

    Dear Sophie M, I appreciate the time you take to share us your stay experience in Al Bandar Hotel. Let me assure you that guest feedback is not only appreciated but taken as a constructive evaluation of the guests experience while staying at our resort....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This resort was advertised as “ideal for adults and couples” however there were literally hundreds of infants and small children on the property. The resort itself is lovely and the staff could not be more helpful, unfortunately our visit was somewhat spoiled by it resembling...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded today

    Dear nick674, thank you for taking your time to review us here on TripAdvisor and for your valuable constructive feedback. I can only apologize for the shortcomings during your recent stay with us in Al Bandar Hotel. In future visits, I suggest you try our...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Business Center 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 Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Adult pool
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    • $268 - $511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 198
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    • Location
    • Oman >
    • Muscat Governorate >
    • Muscat >
    • 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 ,
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    • Shangri La Oman ,
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    babak0100
    December 1, 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.
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    July 27, 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
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    July 24, 2017|
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    Response from Bernhard73 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do have complimentary shuttle services to Muscat. I would recommend to announce a bit in advance if you want to go - as then a place is certain for you.
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    "Beach view always the best"
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    "Sea view was definitely worth having. Check location if you have mobility issues as very long corridors"
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    "sea view worth it, choose Al Bandar rather than Al Jisah if you can"
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    "choose the ground floor rooms facing sea and the lazy river"
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