The readers of the Daily Telegraph’s Ultratravel magazine have recently named Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Oman the overall winner in the resort category in the magazine’s 2011 annual reader survey. The awards are the result of thousands of votes given by the magazine’s 500,000 readers.
5*+ BB Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, a luxurious three-hotel resort village and signature spa in the sultanate’s capital of Muscat, opened in 2006. It nestles alongside the sparkling bay of Barr Al Jissah in a setting of rugged mountains and inviting beaches.
“It is truly amazing to have won such a prestigious award within a few years of opening. We are deeply grateful to the readers of Ultratravel for the confidence they have shown the resort and the Shangri-La brand,” said Robert Bormes, General Manager of the resort. “It is gratifying for my team and me personally that our dedication to service combined with the unique setting and experience has been recognised by the world’s most sophisticated travellers.”
To celebrate being voted the “Best Beach Resort in the World”, Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa are offering guests 2 nights for the price of 1 on stays this Summer until 15 September, plus free kids stay offers.