Anantara Al Jabal Akhdar Resort, Al Hajar Mountains, Oman
A rare jewel in the rocky contours of the Saiq Plateau on Oman’s fabled Green Mountain, the unique retreat perches 2,000m above sea level on the curving rim of a great canyon. Elevated in both location and authentic luxury, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar is the highest five-star resort in the Middle East and amongst the highest in the world.
Elegant architecture reflects the mountainous surrounds and Oman’s artistic culture. Contemporary design motifs depict the region’s ancient forts. Experience how indigenous elements blend seamlessly with world class accommodation and facilities at this distinctive Oman resort. Hide away in a private villa with a temperature-controlled pool, or our prestigious three-bedroom villa – the most luxurious in the country. A striking infinity pool with a belvedere offers an illustrious setting for relaxation. Anantara Spa’s luxuriant hammam pampers with Arabian cleansing rituals, and helps you find your natural flow in hot yoga.
Guests will be satisfied with the finest world flavours and traditional tastes from across the region. Go Italian for lunch beside the pool. Savour Arabic specialities in a fort tower, or learn how to cook them in a master chef class. Enjoy the lively friday courtyard market and beverages in a Moroccan lounge.
Location and Transfers
Anantara Al Jabal Akhdar Resort is situated on the Saiq Plateau on Oman’s fabled Green Mountain in the Al Hajar Mountains. The resort is located just a 30-minute drive from the ancient city of Nizwa. Muscat International Airport is a two-hour drive away.
Premier Canyon View Room – step onto your generous private balcony to be greeted by fresh mountain air and breath-taking canyon views. A spacious balcony furnished with a coffee table and two chairs complete these cozy rooms.
Deluxe Canyon View Room – generous in space and luxury, these rooms beautifully capture the destination. A bubble-bath and a walk-in dressing make freshening up for the evening a pleasure and your private balcony allows you to relax with a beverage.
One Bedroom Garden Pool Villa – indulge in a luxury villa with a private garden that offers a natural sanctuary for romance. A private plungepool, sundeck with sunbeds and personal villa host add to the luxury.
One Bedroom Deluxe Garden Pool Villa – with shaded parking and a VIP entrance, these villas offer immediate prestige. Refresh in your personal plunge pool and enjoy its invigorating jets, surrounded by lush nature.
One Bedroom Cliff Pool Villa – for couples who relish seclusion and dramatic views, , these villas impress in every way. Experience innovative comforts and indulgent luxuries, in harmony with the iconic surroundings.
Two Bedroom Garden Pool Villa – these expansive private pool villas offer an exceptional haven to share with family, or good friends. Take advantage of your pirvate pool, dine together inside your villa while your villa host takes cares of any special requests.
Two Bedroom Deluxe Garden Pool Villa – for families and friends who chose to drive to our luxury resort, shaded parking and a VIP entrance stand these villas apart. A soak in the Jacuzzi and time spent in the pool is refreshed by garden scenery, in absolute privacy.
One Bedroom Anantara Cliff Pool Villa – prestigiously situated on the edge of the cliff, each villa boasts an expansive canyon panorama. Swim across to your pool’s infinity edge to appreciate the view in all its glory. Interconnecting villas have a retractable wall on the outside deck to enjoy double the space together.
Three Bedroom Royal Mountain Villa – unparalleled in space and luxury amongst resorts in Oman, signature highlights are designed for families and small groups with the most discerning needs. A personal villa host, VIP entrance, plunge pool with jets, outdoor shower, walk-in dressing room and a Majis-style living area are just some of the luxury amenities in this villa.
Al Maisan – this all-day dining restaurant is elevated above the central courtyard. A breakfast buffet is offered with international favourites. Lunch and dinner offer a la carte dining with a choice of Continental, South-East Asian, Indian and Arabic specialities.
Al Qalaa – our signature restaurant in the heart of the resort is graced with the iconic architecture of Musandam Tower. Grilled seafood, vegetable and meat specialties are crafted from market produce, freshly harvested from the Sea of Oman and local farmers.
Bella Vista – artistically captivating, the infinity pool waters reflect the striking surrounds, providing poetic views as you dine. Savour home-style regional classics crafted from fresh seasonal produce.
Al Baha – the central setting provides a perfect place to meet up, or relax amidst the flow of resort life. Throughout the day, enjoy an international menu of snacks and light meals. In the evenings, gather round the courtyard’s open fireplace for star gazing.
Al Burj – taking design inspiration from Oman’s traditional forts, Al Burj means “The Tower” in Arabic and is our ambient Moroccan lounge. Select your drinking pleasure from a range of specialty coffees and teas, creative juices and premium beverages.
Al Shourfa – poised above the courtyard, our shisha lounge is ‘A Place to Relax in the Sky’ and savour one of Arabia’s most famous culinary traditions.
Facilities and Activities
Infinity Swimming Pool
Fitness Centre & Yoga
Outdoor Activities (archery, tennis, bicycle)
Jabal Activity Wall