Alila Jabal Akhdar

| Jabal Al Akhdar, Nizwa, Oman
 

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Overview

Jabal Akhdar, meaning "The Green Mountain" in Arabic, is perched 2,000 metres above sea level and overlooks a dramatic gorge, surrounded by awe-inspiring views of the Al Hajar Mountains.The perfect base for exploring the region’s magnificent landscape of rugged, untouched beauty while staying in the height of sumptuous comfort. A haven for adventure travelers, nature lovers and those seeking a retreat from the desert heat. The resort features a host of spaces and facilities for both leisure and business, complemented by services that guests are infinitely well taken care of.

Committed to a sustainable future, this landmark luxury resort in Oman is constructed according to LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) principles, and is designed in harmony with the environment, preserving the extraordinary natural beauty of the region. Inspired by ancient forts, traditional Omani construction techniques using local stones are combined with contemporary architecture to create a uniquely relaxing environment, from the pool to the spacious suites that look out to mesmerizing views of the cliff and mountains.The resort grounds also feature aflaj water systems, mirroring Oman’s traditional system of irrigation channels.

Featuring seven treatment and changing rooms, including a Vichy shower room, Jacuzzi's and private courtyards, Spa Alila is a peaceful sanctuary dedicated to pampering you from head to toe to restore a sense of total well-being. Besides a wide array of Asian-inspired treatments, the spa experience is infused with the essence of the destination. Step back in time in the steam room, the air filled with a mist of heady, earthy and cleansing oils, grounded in frankincense and juniper berry, reminiscent of ancient Oman. Enjoy pure, gentle and 100% natural Juniper Berry and Rose Handmade Soap, a signature feature throughout the resort and guest rooms.

Named after the juniper trees that grow in the highlands of Oman, Juniper Restaurant satisfies all your culinary cravings, from breakfast through to dinner. As you feast your eyes on the mountain horizon, savor an international menu inspired by the golden age of Arabic cuisine, influenced by trade routes that stretched from the Middle East to the Mediterranean region. Allow our culinary team to wow you with a rich variety of flavors using fresh and seasonal local produce crafted to gastronomic perfection. For something a little lighter, make yourself comfortable in the welcome shade of the Rose Lounge, serving drinks and light bites for your refreshment. As the sun sets behind the mountains, relax in the softly lit, cozy ambiance that sets the mood for chilling out.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • Alila Jabal Akhdar
  • Plot No.4 Al Roose
  • Jabal Al Akhdar, Nizwa
  • Oman

Location Summary
Located in the central section of the Al Hajar Mountains, Alila Jabal Akhdar offers guests a gateway to the area’s incredible history, culture and nature. This rugged, mountainous region is one of Oman’s most compelling tourist destinations thanks to stunning landscapes that include Jebel Shams, Oman’s highest mountain, and Jebel Akhdar, considered the fruit bowl of Oman.

Directions to Hotel
Alila Jabal Akhdar is located a 2.5-hour drive from Muscat International Airport and less than an hour from Nizwa, accessible only via four-wheel drive.

Highlights & Reviews

Meeting Space
Two fully equipped boardrooms, which can each accommodate up to 12 people and be interconnected into one larger room, provide a unique venue for executive retreats.
Fine Dining On Site
Named after the juniper trees that grow in the highlands of Oman, Juniper Restaurant satisfies all your culinary cravings, from breakfast through to dinner.
Pool Indoor
Take a refreshing dip in the indoor plunge pool.
Pool Outdoor
Bask in the top-of-the-world feeling with a swim in the heated outdoor infinity pool, offering spectacular views into the gorge.


Guest Review Highlights

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Amenities

Hotel Amenities
  • - Meeting Space
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Indoor
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Ecological Tourism
    - Hiking
    - Jogging Running

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Alila Jabal Akhdar
Jabal Al Akhdar, Nizwa, Oman