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Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort

Oman, Al Jabal Al Akhdar

Good for Couples
Child Friendly
Hotel Villas
Private Pools

  • Located two thousand metres above sea level, this luxury resort is famed for its awe inspiring views of Oman
  • Outstanding dining options include a range of dishes from the Middle East and across the globe
  • Relax and unwind in the resort’s stunning cliff edge infinity pool and sumptuous spa
  • Both rooms and private villas are available at this resort

As one of the world’s highest located luxury resorts, the five star Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar is a jewel in the crown of Oman’s mountainous region. The resort is located on the edge of the rugged Saiq Plateau, part of the Jabal Akhdar (Green Mountains), an area synonymous with beautiful damask roses. Perched two thousand metres above sea level, the complex offers incredible views of the surrounding canyons and far reaching horizon. 

A sophisticated vibe runs through the core of this resort. The elegant facade of the buildings reflect a modern twist on traditional Middle Eastern architecture, while a contemporary ambiance is created throughout the resort’s lavish Omani interiors. Rooms, suites and villas are sumptuously decorated and furnished, providing the perfect space to escape.

The resort’s facilities are truly outstanding. The cliff top infinity pool provides breathtaking views and is named after Princes Diana, who was once a guest here. The resort’s spa exudes serenity and provides the ideal place to relax both the mind and body. Four restaurants are available, offering a delectable mix of fine dining, international cuisine, deli options and traditional menus. Plus, with a range of activities, from cookery lessons with an Omani chef to hiking in the mountains, there is plenty to keep guests entertained throughout their stay.

A range of hotel child prices applies to ages 0–4 & 5–11 years. 

The hotel has 82 rooms and 33 villas.


Bars and Restaurants

Al Maisan

Offering food throughout the day, this elegant restaurant is set against a mountainous backdrop and serves an array of international dishes. Guests can also choose to dine outside on the terrace.

Open: 07:00 - 10:30 every day and 18:30 - 20:30 on Thursday and Friday.

Bella Vista

Savour authentic Italian dishes at this poolside restaurant, which serves meals throughout the day. With stunning views of the surrounding canyon, this restaurant is the perfect place to watch the sunset.

Open: 08:30 - 12:00, 12:00 - 19:00 and 19:00 - 23:00.

Al Qalaa

This chic restaurant provides an authentic Arabic dining experience like no other. The menu includes grilled seafood, and meat and vegetable specialties using fresh, high quality produce from the region.

Open: 18:30 - 00:00 on Thursday and Friday.

Al Baha

Set in a secluded courtyard, this deli and café is a popular spot for guests to socialise. Al Baha serves a menu of light meals, coffees, teas, pastries and refreshments.

Open: 10:30 - 19:30.

Al Burj

Savour speciality coffees, teas, exotic cocktails and other premium beverages as you embrace the soft, golden glow of the lanterns in this Moroccan themed lounge.

Open: 16:30 - 00:00.

Al Shourfa

A magical experience awaits as you watch the golden sunset from this rooftop shisha lounge – the ideal place to relax after dinner.

Open: 16:30 - 00:00.

Beach and Pools

Infinity Pool

Soak up the stunning views which envelop the resort from the temperature controlled infinity swimming pool.

For Families

Kids Club

There’s a range of activities on offer to keep everyone entertained throughout the holiday, from children to teens, including arts and crafts and computer games.

Spa and Wellness

Anantara Spa

Oozing with Arabian exoticism, this is one of the world’s highest spas. This serene haven features five sumptuous treatment rooms, his and hers thermal suites and outdoor relaxation areas.

Open: 10:00 - 22:00.

Fitness Centre

The state of the art fitness centre is equipped with a range of machines and free weights. It’s perfect for those who like to keep active on holiday.

Activities and Entertainment

Cooking Classes

Immerse the senses in traditional, authentic cuisine. Join one of the resort’s cooking classes where you can get to grips with local ingredients and enjoy a tour of the chef’s garden.

Cinema under the Stars

Stars dot the night sky like diamonds as you relax by the resort’s giant cinema screen. Surrounded by the majestic mountains, this is an experience not to be missed.

Photography Lessons

Capture the awe-inspiring scenery of Jabal Akhdar and learn how to take stunning landscape imagery with the resort’s very own qualified photography guide.


The resort’s extensive library offers a vast collection of books, Apple computers and business centre services.


Take aim and fire into the horizon as you learn the ancient discipline of archery. Set against the backdrop of beautiful canyons, this experience is suitable for all abilities.

Tennis Courts

Practice your serve and take in the views at the resort’s tennis court.

About the location

With an incredible mountainous landscape which stretches out into the golden horizon the Jabal Akhdar (Green Mountains) region is as dramatic as it is beautiful. A combination of craggy peaks and deep canyons create an awe inspiring backdrop for the remote luxury resorts which can be found in the area. Tourists are attracted to Jabal Akhdar in order to completely escape to a unique Arabian world, often compared to a mirage. Boasting activities, including mountain hikes and rock climbing and outstanding luxury resorts, this area is ideal for adventure travellers, nature lovers and those who want to switch off from daily life. 

With its own micro climate, the weather in Jabal Akhdar is comparable to the Mediterranean. As a result, the area has rich flora and fauna, including pomegranate and walnut orchards, not to mention the Damask roses which are famed the world over. A feast for all the senses awaits for those who enjoy sampling different cuisine. From authentic local specialities including rosewater to apricot sweetened curries, Omani dishes are a gastronomic delight.

Transfer time
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is 2 hours and 5 minutes drive from Muscat Airport.
Premier Canyon View Room

Max 3 adults

Premier Canyon View Rooms are located on the ground floor and feature a king size or twin beds, bathroom with rain shower and a separate bathtub, walk-in dressing room and a spacious balcony with breathtaking views over the canyon.


Deluxe Canyon View Room

Max 3 adults

Deluxe Canyon View Rooms are located on the first floor and feature a king size or twin beds, bathroom with rain shower and a separate bathtub, walk-in dressing room and a spacious balcony with breathtaking views over the canyon.


One Bedroom Garden Pool Villa

Max 3 adults

One Bedroom Garden Pool Villas feature a bedroom with a king size bed, walk-in dressing room, bathroom with rain shower and a separate bathtub, living room, private garden and sundeck with sunbeds and a private temperature-controlled plunge pool. 


One Bedroom Cliff Pool Villa

Max 3 adults

One Bedroom Cliff Pool Villas feature a bedroom with a king size bed, walk-in dressing room, bathroom with rain shower and a separate bathtub, living room, private garden and sundeck with sunbeds and a private temperature-controlled plunge pool offering amazing views over the rugged cliffs.


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Luxury in the mountains, almost
pboptom, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Apr 04 2020
We spent 4 nights at the end Feb into March. It was our 3rd visit to the mountains but our first to the Anantara. It is a great looking hotel with staff who try very hard to make you welcome. There...
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Paradise in the Mountains
Tripadvisor review Apr 01 2020
From the moment you arrive, they treat you like royalty. Every single aspect about this place is top notch: from the service, rooms to the facilities. It's one of those resorts that leaves a lasting...
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