Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah - AL WAHA

Oman, Muscat
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General description:
The hotel Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah - AL WAHA is around 15 km from Muscat. In the vicinity of the hotel are a number of shopping facilities and a supermarket. For mobility there is a car rental company. The airport (MCT) is approx. 51 km away.

Hygiene and safety measures
In order to protect the health of the guests, the following hygiene and protective measures are taken in the hotel: Compliance of the WHO recommendations and local laws, trained and equipped staff with hygiene and protection measures, safe access with sanitary controls to suppliers and employees, staff replacement policy, adapted capacities and flows in common areas to ensure social distancing, hand sanitizer available in all areas, intense cleaning and disinfection protocols for all areas, in-house medical services, luggage disinfection, non-contact in-house information, disinfection carpets at main door, elevator occupancy control measures, ample room service options, restaurant space adapted to ensure social distancing, minimum 2m distance between tables at restaurants, new additional adapted outdoor dining areas, digital menus, disposable kitchenware, individual/closed bottles only, intensification control in chlorination levels and disinfection protocols for pools, minimum 2m between sun beds, temperature control measures for guests, clean and sanitized rooms, intensification of disinfection / cleaning protocols, 24h time between check-out and check-in, housekeeping staff equipped with self-protecting gear, individual amenities, individual wrapped towels, ensured social distancing at Kids Club, hygiene protocols at Kids Club, adapted activities at Kids Club, reduced groups, enhanced hygiene protocols ensured at Spa and Wellness, adapted Spa and Wellness relax areas as well as adapted Spa / Wellness treatments.

Recently renovated in 2015, the 4-storey beach hotel has 262 rooms in total. It offers its guests a 24h reception (check-in from 14:00, check-out until 12:00), a lobby, a lift, air conditioning, a safe (where applicable, for a fee), a mini market, various other shops and a parking area (where applicable, for a fee). For the meals, there are 22 restaurants. In a total 9 bars, you can relax in good company. For guests dependent on a wheelchair the hotel has a barrier-free access and a number of wheelchair accessible bathrooms. For the room service and laundry / ironing service the hotel charges a fee (where applicable).

In the outdoor area of the hotel you will find one pool with a children´s pool. Here, there are sun umbrellas where applicable, for a fee available.

Half board: lunch or dinner. All inclusive: Soft drinks, beer, wine and cocktails at certain times.

Sport and Leisure:
Sports and entertainment: Tennis (where applicable, for a fee), badminton (where applicable, for a fee), darts (where applicable, for a fee), fitness and volleyball. Hamam and massages available (where applicable for a fee). In the outside area of the hotel there is a play area for children. Child supervision: mini club and babysitting (where applicable, for a fee).

Additional information:
Additional fees may apply for certain facilities, amenities or activities. Some services depend on the local climatic conditions and the season. Languages spoken: English and Arabic. Accepted methods of payment: Diners Club, Visa, Euro / MasterCard and American Express. Some services and facilities might be closed or offered with restrictions due to COVID19 Prevention measurement. Changes can be applied without previous notice.

With private pool.

Executive Room (SeaView):
With private pool.

Superior Room:
With private pool.

Superior Room (SeaView):
With private pool.

1 Bedroom Suite:
With private pool.

Deluxe Signature Suite:
With private pool.
Ramadan 2023- March 22 to April 20:
-Food and beverage service is available throughout the various operating restaurants and bars around both Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah and Shangri-La Al Husn, with outdoor seating arrangements only after sunset. We rely on our guests’ cooperation to show respect to our Muslim community who are fasting and pay attention so as not to offend Islamic values.
-Alcoholic beverages will be served after the breaking of the daily fast, in three designated areas of the entire resort –Al Waha, Al Bandar and Al Husn, from 7pm until midnight.
-During the day, alcohol may be served through in-room dining and must be consumed in the privacy of your own room.
-There will be no background music in all communal areas from sunrise to sunset, however we invite you to join us and enjoy daily performance of traditional Arabic Oud players after sunset, during the iftar meal period.
-Smoking is allowed during the day, in dedicated covered areas. Smoking is allowed in public areas from sunset to sunrise. Shisha service is allowed in dedicated areas from sunset until 2am.

HB is based on breakfast and dinner. The guest can take a buffet dinner at Samba in Al Waha or Al Tanoor in Al Bandar Restaurants. A dine around concept is available at A La Carte restaurants with a credit of OMR 18 per person, this is non refundable or convertible into cash. Anything extras will be paid by the guest directly.

The National dress with Kumma is permitted in all our dining facilities.
Smart casual attire is essential for dinner time, and gentlemen can wear smart shorts or trousers with closed shoes.
For our fine-dining venue, Sultanah and The Piano Lounge, gentlemen are required to wear trousers and closed shoes in the evening at dinner time.
With the exception of our beach and pool venues (Circles, Assira, Mahhara and Al Muheet), beach and sports wear, slippers and flip flops are not allowed in the other dining and bar facilities.
We value the different cultures of our guests, and recommend to avoid see-through or light clothing during the meal period in any of our restaurants.
A maximum of ONE Extra Bed can be placed in all room types.

Customer Information - Comment:During Ramadan, Muslims fast from dawn to sunset. Eating, drinking, alcoholic beverages, smoking, playing loud music and dancing in public places during daylight hours of Ramadan is strictly forbidden and punishable by law, including for non-Muslims.; Type:AC

Renovations - Swimming Pool - Comment:Lazy River and the Splash pad, located at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah, are both undergoing some unexpected maintenance works.Management is pleased to extend complimentary entrance to the Adventure Zone for our resident guests until the 28th of May inclusive; Consequence:Closed; Duration of the incident from N/A to 2023-05-27; Effective Date2023-05-10T00:00:00

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Wifi / Internet access
Room Service
Air Conditioning

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