Shangri-La Al Husn Resort & Spa


‘Exclusive, Private beach – Tranquil & Opulent’

Overlooking the Gulf of Oman Shangri-La Al Husn, meaning castle, offers a welcome befitting royalty. Moorish and Omani architecture surround a central courtyard with water features and palm trees. There are just 180 rooms and suites that feature a balcony or terrace overlooking the Gulf or resort and they welcome guests from 16 years old. All guests can enjoy privileges that include: afternoon tea, evening cocktails, pre-loaded iPods and dedicated Shangri-La specialists who will tailor your visit. The resort enjoys a private beach, infinity pool, state-of-the-art fitness centre and a Hareer Spa by L’OCCITANE. There are four restaurants and bars serving Arabic and international dishes. 

In Our Opinion

‘Special, exclusive and refined is the ambience that will greet you here; your room will be more generous, your fittings more lavish and your service more attentive. You will know if this is for you!’


Serving Moroccan, Lebanese and Omani cuisine is a refined setting. Guests over the age of 12 years are welcome. Open for dinner.


Elegant and modern Spanish cuisine rom this bright, ocean-facing restaurant. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Mahhara Beach Bar

Enjoy light meals and salads, freshly caught fish and refreshing drinks. Open daytime.

Al Muheet

Lying adjacent to the infinity pool this bar and restaurant serves tropical drinks and creative cocktails alongside light meals. Open daytime.

Complimentary privileges

  • Poolside refreshments/bottled water
  • Afternoon tea in the Sultanah Restaurant
  • Pre-dinner drinks and canapes with live entertainment


  • Exclusive private beach
  • Infinity swimming pool
  • Library


  • Hareer Spa by L’Occitane
  • Health Club & fitness centre

Available at neighbouring Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah

  • Land & water sports
  • Excursions
  • Diving at Extra Diving Qantab
  • Restaurants & bars
  • Turtle Care Project


  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Airport butler service
  • Return daily shuttle services to downtown Muscat and the Muttrah Souk
  • Hospitality lounge
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Clinic / house doctor on call
  • Currency exchange
  • Internet access centre
  • Complimentary shoeshine service
  • IT butler
  • Laundry service
  • Valet service
  • Florist/gift shop
  • Hair & beauty salon
  • Travel/tour desk

Shangri-La Al Husn Resort & Spa is an ideal location for a honeymoon couple – you will be offered the following to enhance your stay.


  • Rose petal set up in room for arrival
  • Cake, fruit & flowers on arrival
  • Bathroom amenities by Hareer Spa by L’Occitane
  • Glass of champagne or date juice on arrival
  • 20% reduction on treatment at Hareer Spa (excluding facials)

For guest staying five nights or more they will receive in addition

  • One, one-hour treatment for two at Hareer Spa by L’Occitane
  • One bottle of sparkling wine in room upon arrival

Also available for couples celebrating Silver & Gold Wedding Anniversary


  • Hotel to be informed at time of booking
  • Proof of marriage or valid marriage certificate within 6 months of arrival date to be presented at check-in



Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa – Al Husn is in the bay at Barr Al Jissah, close to the old town of Muscat. The hotel is approximately 45 minutes away from Muscat International Airport.

Nearby Attractions

  • Al Bustan – 7 miles, 14 mins by car
  • Mutrah Souk – 12 miles, 23 mins by car
  • Qurm Nature Reserve– 16 miles, 28 mins by car
  • Muscat – 21 miles, 40 mins by car