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

    Barr Al Jissah, Muscat 113, Oman
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    We have had many an enjoyable holiday at The Shangri La,Al Bandar, unfortunately the standards have slipped in the hotel. The service and the quality of food was very poor and the main restaurant resembles a huge cattle market! The holiday was saved by a...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 30 October 2017

    Dear Plum 17, Thank you for your review. We are truly sorry if your experience of food and service was disappointing. We try hard to make all our guests happy and comfortable and regret that your stay was hindered by the experience you have mentioned....More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

    I really enjoyed this resort! First of all it's huge - and has everything you can dream about to pamper yourself and your family - many swimming pools, lazy river, different sunbathing areas, spa, activities, restorants and absolutely incredible clean and beautiful sea. Very friendly...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 30 October 2017

    Dear Lilia, Greetings from Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah team! What an “Excellent” review. Thank you for sharing your experience on line. We really care how our guests feel in Shangri-La Barr Al Jissa and it is reviews like yours that charge up our batteries and...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    For a relaxing away from it all holiday this hotel is just perfect. The rooms are good size with everything you could possibly need & the beds are so comfortable & cosy. Attention to detail is everywhere even to supplying a cool bag with bottles...More

    Thank Pat C
    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 25 October 2017

    Dear Pat C, thank you for taking your time to review us here on TripAdvisor. We sincerely appreciate your kind words we are all pleased that your stay was relaxing and that our beds are comfortable and cozy. I am sure the staff enjoyed catering...More

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    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    The place is good if you plan a short time getaway. The beach is perfect. The service offered of average quality. I was satisfied because that’s what I was looking for during this trip. Just swim and relax. Hiccups that annoyed me, that i was...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 22 October 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, thank you for taking the time to write us a review here on TripAdvisor. We appreciate the chance of being in service with you and I am so glad to hear that we were able to offer you a refuge from your...More

    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    Excelent as usual. This time we just stayed for one night, but it was great. Friendly staff, always willing to help and assist you. Nice room in front of the swimmimg pool and very quiet enviroment. Is our favourite place for a werkend or any...More

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    Response from Jürgen D, General Manager at Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa - Al Bandar HotelResponded 22 October 2017

    Dear Danielbat, thank you for your time to write us a review here on TripAdvisor and for giving us a perfect rating. I'm sure our entire hotel team enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Until your next visit! Warm...More

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    babak0100
    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.
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    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
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    24 July 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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