Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman

Zighi Bay, Musandam Peninsula, Sultanate of Oman, Oman

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  • Rooms20
  • Public Spaces19.5
  • Service19
  • Overall19.5
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Hotel Description

If your mental picture of the Arabian Peninsula doesn’t include some stunning seaside resorts, then your travel knowledge is in danger of being out-of-date. Zighy Bay, on the northern end of Oman, just across the peninsula from Dubai, is the sort of desert-meets-the-sea idyll that the Middle East really ought to be known for. And it’s hard to think of a better advertisement for the place than the Six Senses Zighi Bay.

The location is impressive enough, tucked in with mountains at the back and sandy beaches in the front. It’s not the easiest place to get to, which is part of the appeal — not only is this corner of the peninsula rather remote, but adventurous guests finish their airport transfers either with a brisk speedboat ride or with a quick paraglide down from the ridge above. And you do have to admire what they’ve done with the place. No mere hotel, the Hideaway is a complex of luxury villas, patterned after a traditional Omani village.

And once you’re past the rustic stone-and-timber exteriors you’re in for the full-service luxury-villa experience, with all that implies. Accommodations are spacious and stylish, with no luxury spared, and plunge pools are universal. There’s the famous Six Senses spa, a handful of restaurants and bars, and an unspoiled stretch of beach. The isolated location means it’s probably more a place to disappear than to make an appearance — but if you’re based in Europe, especially, the Middle East is quite a bit closer than the Far.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 79 Rooms
  • Style: Contemporary Classic
  • Atmosphere: Quiet

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour medical assistance
  • 24 hour room service
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine Cellar
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Valid credit card required. Car transfer is available. Please contact the resort reservations department for more information. Please note that check-outs are not allowed on December 30 and 31. Please check your Visa Requirements before traveling. Some nationalities can get an entry permit stamped in their passport upon arrival at Dubai airport. Please check the UAE visa requirements before travelling. Also, the passport validity for 6 months and less is not accepted by Dubai immigration at Dubai airport. Per governing law from the United Arab Emirates and Sultanate of Oman, it is prohibited to transport Alcoholic beverages across the UAE-Oman border. Border pass requirement for all visitors: Please be advised that all visitors arriving into UAE as a Tourist do not require Oman visa to travel to this part of Oman as it is away from the mainland. Visitors need to send us the passport copies (picture page, in colour) in advance or alteast 3 working days prior to arrival to process the border passes. For the the UAE Resident visa holder (if any travelling with you), need to send us the clear copies of the UAE Resident visas in addition to the passport copy, in advance or alteast 3 working days prior to arrival to process the border passes. The Dibba checkpoint is under the control of Sharjah Police (UAE); thus they do not issue Oman visa nor there will be any Entry / Exit stamp on the passports. All the visitors only need to have appropriate border passes issued by UAE police. Visitors will use the same single entry UAE visa to fly back from any of the UAE airports. GCC Citizens can visit on their National Identity Card or passport, and do not require border pass. The border pass will be issued on the same day of arrival and Six Senses Zighy Bay PRO (Public relations officer) will be available at the check point to assist in crossing the border. Incase you are arriving with your own car transfer, for us to facilitate the crossing you may be required to call the resort to alert them that you are at the border on +968 2673 5555. Please carry your passport while travelling to Zighy Bay (same passport as used to process the border pass), without passport the border police will not allow you to cross the checkpoint.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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  • Pool Villa Suite Beachfront

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds
    • 1356 ft²/126 m².
    Amenities

    Views: ocean or pool.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • Beachfront wit pvt pool, living room with 1 separate bedroom
    • butler service
    • CD player
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • on demand movies
    • outdoor shower
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • turndown service
  • Zighy Pool Villa

    • Fits 5 people
    • 2 King Beds or 2 Single Beds
    • 1732 ft²/161 m².
    Amenities

    Views: pool.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • butler service
    • CD player
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • on demand movies
    • outdoor shower
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • standard television
    • turndown service
    • working desk
  • Pool Villa

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds
    • 882 ft²/82 m².
    Amenities

    Views: pool.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • butler service
    • CD player
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • minifridge
    • Non Beachfront villa with pvt pool 1 Bedroom w/ living area
    • on demand movies
    • outdoor shower
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • turndown service
    • working desk
  • Pool Villa Beachfront

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds
    • 882 ft²/82 m².
    Amenities

    Views: ocean or pool.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • Beachfront Villa with pvt pool, 1 Bedroom with living area
    • butler service
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • DVD player
    • espresso machine
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • on demand movies
    • outdoor shower
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • turndown service
    • working desk
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour medical assistance
  • 24 hour room service
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine Cellar
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Valid credit card required. Car transfer is available. Please contact the resort reservations department for more information. Please note that check-outs are not allowed on December 30 and 31. Please check your Visa Requirements before traveling. Some nationalities can get an entry permit stamped in their passport upon arrival at Dubai airport. Please check the UAE visa requirements before travelling. Also, the passport validity for 6 months and less is not accepted by Dubai immigration at Dubai airport. Per governing law from the United Arab Emirates and Sultanate of Oman, it is prohibited to transport Alcoholic beverages across the UAE-Oman border. Border pass requirement for all visitors: Please be advised that all visitors arriving into UAE as a Tourist do not require Oman visa to travel to this part of Oman as it is away from the mainland. Visitors need to send us the passport copies (picture page, in colour) in advance or alteast 3 working days prior to arrival to process the border passes. For the the UAE Resident visa holder (if any travelling with you), need to send us the clear copies of the UAE Resident visas in addition to the passport copy, in advance or alteast 3 working days prior to arrival to process the border passes. The Dibba checkpoint is under the control of Sharjah Police (UAE); thus they do not issue Oman visa nor there will be any Entry / Exit stamp on the passports. All the visitors only need to have appropriate border passes issued by UAE police. Visitors will use the same single entry UAE visa to fly back from any of the UAE airports. GCC Citizens can visit on their National Identity Card or passport, and do not require border pass. The border pass will be issued on the same day of arrival and Six Senses Zighy Bay PRO (Public relations officer) will be available at the check point to assist in crossing the border. Incase you are arriving with your own car transfer, for us to facilitate the crossing you may be required to call the resort to alert them that you are at the border on +968 2673 5555. Please carry your passport while travelling to Zighy Bay (same passport as used to process the border pass), without passport the border police will not allow you to cross the checkpoint.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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