Zighy Bay, Oman

Zighy Bay


Set amid rugged, mountainous terrain on the secluded Musandam Peninsula, this award-winning beach resort puts relaxation and adventure at the fore.

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This Six Senses hotel boasts 30 experiences, an award-winning spa and uplifting wellness programmes, all set in the otherworldly desert adjacent to striking coastline and emerald waters.

Zighy Bay is part of the Six Senses group, an international hotelier that focuses on curating meaningful experiences in areas of outstanding natural beauty. This resort is nestled in the Musandam Peninsula, a secluded region straddling the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Connect to nature on one of its excursions, such as a kayaking trip, or watch the sun set over the Grand Canyon of Musandam. Amenities include two swimming pools, three restaurants and three bars, babysitting services, an award-winning spa, library and tennis court. You can arrive by speedboat, 4×4 or even a paraglider – get in touch with the hotel to arrange any of these transfers. The nearest international airport is across the border in Dubai, the UAE, which is 150 km away by road.

Room options

Zighy Bay offers an array of private villas defined by natural materials, Omani design flourishes and cool interiors. As Zighy recognises the importance of a good night’s sleep, all bedrooms include handmade mattresses, temperature-regulating pillows and duvets with organic cotton sheets. The one-bedroom accommodation includes the Pool Villa, Pool Villa Beachfront and Pool Villa Suite, which are all designed to ensure privacy. For bigger groups, the 3,000-square-metre Private Reserve comes complete with a 60-metre pool, 24/7 Guest Experience Maker and complimentary in-villa wine cellar, which is replenished once during your stay. Speak to Swift for the latest deals on the best rooms at Zighy Bay.

Family friendly

The Chaica’s Club, for children ages 4 to 10, will keep your kids busy while you make the most of the resort’s experiences or simply relax. There’s also a Teen Club, with adventure hikes, wadi swimming, canyoning, archery, raft-building and abseiling among the experiences on offer.

A taste of Oman

Guest Experience Makers are on hand to make your stay magical, from arranging secluded dining experiences to curating next-level excursions. There are all kinds of other exciting activities on hand too, from Arabic cooking classes and kayaking to archery and starlight dining. Or, head to the award-winning spa that employs local healing traditions alongside smart technology.

Where else in the world can you choose to arrive by speedboat, 4×4 or paraglider? This Six Senses resort is barefoot luxury at its best.

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