With only 55 guestrooms this charming air-conditioned beach hotel was built in 2011 and offers a warm and friendly atmosphere reflecting the hospitable nature of the Omani people, particularly the Sifawys (the natives of Sifah). In addition to a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, guests will find currency exchange facilities as well as a café, a bar, a restaurant and conference facilities. For additional fees payable locally the hotel offers wireless Internet access, room and laundry services and bicycle hire. A car park is available for the use of the hotel's guests.
Designed by renowned Italian designer Alfredo Freda, this unique hotel is located by the Jebel Sifah Marina. A tranquil haven of relaxation 45 km from downtown Muscat, this hotel is ideally situated in the heart of the picturesque marina town, a scenic destination fringed by the sandy white beaches and turquoise waters of the Arabian Sea and surrounded by the majestic Hajar mountain range. The distinctive appeal of the hotel lies in it being a welcoming getaway in close proximity to the capital city and accessible in less than an hour's drive. The hotel is 65 km from Muscat International Airport.
The accommodation units feature all the necessary amenities and services expected in a luxurious and modern boutique hotel. Both guest rooms and suites are designed in 3 unique colour schemes of blue, green and magenta and all are furnished with a double or king-size bed and equipped with a bathroom featuring a shower and a hairdryer. Facilities include wireless Internet access, a direct dial telephone and voice-mail, an LCD satellite television and a fully-serviced minibar as well as an in-room safe, an ironing set and tea and coffee making facilities. Nespresso machines are to be found in the suites and 3 of the suites are fully designed and equipped for disabled guests with accessible showers and toilets. The rooms feature individually regulated air conditioning and a private balcony with beautiful views of the Jebel Sifah marina overlooking the Oman Sea.
A wide variety of activities and facilities are offered by the hotel ranging from board games and swimming in one of the hotel's 2 swimming pools (one outside and one inside, heated, swimming pool) to desert excursions and boat trips. The children's swimming pool and games room with table tennis and a pool table provide entertainment for the hotel's younger guests. There is a poolside snack bar, as well as sun loungers and parasols. A gym and beach volleyball are also available and, for additional fees payable locally, guests can enjoy diving, windsurfing, banana boating, sailing and catamaran boating on the nearby sandy beach where sun loungers and parasols are also available.
The hotel restaurants offer a unique blend of flavours and cuisines, each in their own distinctive setting. With no shortage of flavours and inspiration, the hotel's goal is to use fresh, locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. In addition to a breakfast buffet the hotel offers à la carte options for both lunch and dinner.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
From Muscat Airport, follow directions to Muscat city. Follow the Sultan Qaboos Highway until Wadi El Kabir and continue to the Qantab Road and follow the signs to Yiti. Turn right before entering Yiti and follow the signs for As Sifah. At the quiet fishing village of Sifah, continue until the T-junction (just after the local school), turn right and continue straight until the resort entrance.
Airport transfers are available on request.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed