A tranquil sanctuary on a glorious stretch of sandy beach, backed by the Hajar Mountains and overlooking the Gulf of Oman, head to Jumeriah Muscat Bay for upscale accommodation, spectacular scenery, superb dining, and a wide range of leisure facilities.
Escape to an Arabian adventure, enjoying superb hospitality at this sophisticated resort with jaw-dropping ocean and mountain views
Book a suite or villa for access to a private beach and the Premium Leisure Club.
Disconnect from the daily grind and dive into a range of activities to restore your zest for life.
Let the children make new friends and have fun at the Kids Club, with its wide range of activities.
Occupying a secluded cove, Bandar Jissah, just south of Muscat, the Jumeriah Muscat Bay Hotel makes an indulgent base for relaxing and exploring Oman’s cultural heritage. The cove has stunning views across the Gulf of Oman and this luxury resort is set against the scenic backdrop of the Hajar Mountains. Check-in to enjoy Omani hospitality, a wide range of first-rate amenities and facilities, along with beautifully appointed accommodation. In such a magnificent location, it is easy to switch off and unwind but there’s also the opportunity to explore region’s ancient history, culture, and wide variety of landscapes.
The resort seamlessly blends contemporary design with traditional Arabian influences and the architecture has been designed to make the most of the outstanding views. Local artisans have been used to infuse the buildings with features reflecting Oman’s rich cultural heritage, while the service reflects the country’s famed hospitality. To ensure aseamless stay, guests have access to a 24-hour concierge service.
The 195 rooms, suites and villas offer a wide choice of elegant and well-appointed accommodation, many with those magnificent ocean views. The clean modern styling is complemented by a palette of soft neutrals and relaxing greens, grey and blues. Deluxe Garden Rooms include a King or Twin Beds, seating area, large ensuite bathroom with shower and separate bathtub, Wi-Fi, ocean views and direct access to the gardens. The rooms sleep up to two adults and one child under 11 years. Deluxe Ocean View Rooms have the advantage of direct beach access.
Trade up to a Premium Ocean Room for a private terrace or balcony, while Premium Ocean Club Rooms offer access to the Premium Leisure Club, with exclusive lounge and privileges. Large families can book a Family One Bedroom Suite or Panoramic One Bedroom Suite, sleeping up to three adults or two adults and two children under 11 years. Both include access to the Premium Leisure Club and have private balconies.
For greater privacy, book a Two-Bedroom Summerhouse or a Two Bedroom Summerhouse with Private Pool. Each one boasts two ensuite bedrooms, separate living and dining area, access to a private beach and the Premium Leisure Club. The summerhouses sleep up to four adults or two adults and up to three children under 11 years. Alternatively, guests can retreat to a Sanctuary Villa with private pool, which includes one bedroom with separate lounge and dining area and access to a private stretch of sandy beach reserved for those in the summerhouses and villas. The villas sleep up to three adults or two adults and two children under 11 years and include access to the Premium Leisure Club.
The resort’s dining options also take advantage of the wonderful ocean views. Head to Zuka, a relaxed beachfront restaurant for fresh seafood or for Italian-style fare, head up to the rooftop restaurant Brezza with large glass wall windows for soaking up the sights. The international show kitchen at Peridot brings a touch of theatre to the dining experience and there are several lounges and bars to enjoy. These include Tarini with its elegant lounge and terrace and the atmospheric Anzo Bar, mixing signature cocktails alongside Asian bites.
Guests can cool off in one of three swimming pools, including separate children and adult-only pools or head to the beach, where you’ll find a water sports and diving centre. The resort also includes a state-of-the-art fitness centre, yoga studio, tennis court and for the ultimate in pampering treatments, the Talise Spa. Children are well catered for at the Kids Club (4-14-years), offering a range of activities including arts and crafts, puppetry, dance classes, table football and video games.
Whether you’re looking for relaxation, the chance to explore the cultural delights of Muscat or a hike in the Hajar Mountains, the Jumeriah Muscat Bay is a great destination to unplug and indulge
When to visit
The resort is 15-minutes south of Muscat and a 40-minute drive from Seeb International Airport. Complimentary airport transfers are available to those staying in suites and villas.