- This sophisticated and serene beachfront resort features private pool villas, a sublime spa and three restaurants serving some of the best cuisine in town.
- It’s a top spot for those seeking winter sun, but beyond the beach you’ll find World Heritage sites, mountains and desert.
- Each villa has a host who will make spa, restaurant and excursion bookings and generally cater to your every whim.
- If you can tear yourself away from the infinity pool, or freshwater lagoon, there are watersports, beach volleyball, tennis, sunset yoga, camel rides and cooking classes.
- The spa is an absolute must, with skilled therapists and indulgent experiences using local ingredients such as frankincense and coconut.
- UNESCO World Heritage Site Al Baleed Archaeological Park and the Museum of the Land of Frankincense are close by.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Soak up the tranquil and natural surroundings of Salalah landscape with a relaxing bicycle ride along the spectacular shoreline, with views over the lush coconut trees. Relish unrivalled views out over the protected nature reserve. Bicycle rental is available daily from 6:00 am until one hour before sunset.
Step behind the scenes of Arabian and Thai gastronomy with this rich interactive cooking experience that is designed to immerse you in the art, colourful local culture and traditional heritage of Middle Eastern or Thai cuisine. Enjoy a captivating local market experience and master each cuisine’s distinctive flavour balance as you learn to cook a series of authentic dishes. Dine on your creations and leave with wonderful memories and impressive new skills to entertain family and friends.
Our Watersports Centre offers a range of adrenaline-pumping activities including diving and snorkelling for beginners and experts, under the supervision of professional instructors who will introduce you to the beautiful sights of the underwater world. Discover the secrets of the world beneath the surface of the water. A colourful underwater world, rich with marine life, awaits.
Take a step back in time and sail the high seas in the exotic charms of Salalah. Embark on a full day or sunset dhow tour and explore the beautiful bays around Mirbat. Take part in a number of optional water activities available for you to enjoy.
Set out on an offshore boat trip to view some of the Arabian Sea’s most mesmerising water creatures. Spot dolphins dancing in the waves. Sea Turtles also frequent the waters.
Discover the joys of fishing during your stay. Our enchanting retreat offers easy access to the vast expanse of the Arabian Sea, where you can escape the city life and allow the calming breeze to sweep over you. Get aboard a fishing boat and experience a peaceful trip out of the sea. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned angler, you will be taken care of by a team of competent crew and experienced fishermen.
Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara has a fully-equipped gym in the resort so you can conveniently maintain your daily workout routine. You can also engage in hours of healthy recreation during both night and day. The impressive tennis facilities and equipment will set the stage for a thrilling match. Improve your backhand and stay on top of your game at our floodlit tennis court. Tennis racquets and balls are provided at the Recreation Centre.
Immerse yourself in Salalah’s natural wonders kayaking past the unspoilt beach while seeing the spectacular view across the fringing reef. Book a kayaking package and our experienced and knowledgeable team will guide you through.
Start the tour in the morning and head towards the fishing village of Taqah, an old town with a castle surrounded by watchtowers and stone houses. Drive to Wadi Darbat secreted in the mountains and overlooking the site of Khor Rori. See Tawi Atayr or “Well of Birds”, one of the most impressive sinkholes of the Salalah mountains. Further north lies Taiq Sinkhole, another remarkable sinkhole. Continue your journey into the mountain range of Jebel Samhan to a breathtaking plateau at a height of almost 1700 metres. Drive to Salalah Anti Gravity Point to see their cars going up the hill at Neutral gear without any acceleration.
Introduce the little ones to a world of creativity and imagination at the interactive Albahhara Kids Club. The venue offers a terrific range of unforgettably fun activities designed to motivate, develop skills and make new friends. Playing, hunting for treasure or making paintings all keep your little treasures safely entertained for hours on end, leaving you free to unwind. The Albahhara Kids Club include a gaming room and large selection of toys. All children ages up to 12 years are welcome to join us for all activities and events, designed to be appropriate for all children in this age group.
Tour Salalah’s most impressive area attractions on a ride! Explore the rich culture and the great outdoors of Salalah with an array of exciting guided land tours and excursions. Visit the fishing village of Taqah and proceed to Khori Rori to see the ruins of Sumhuram. Head on to Wadi Darbat, a natural park with majestic view of the lake, mountain, cave and lush green vegetation during Khareef. Continue your journey to Mountain Samhan where a beautiful spring can be found in
the mountains. Drive to Jebel Dhofar and visit prophet Job’s tomb. Return to Ain Garziz to see spectacular views of the plains, mountains and green pastureland. Proceed to Al Mughsail Beach where to see the amazing blow hole and beautiful beach. Experience the Zigzag Road where views are breathtaking and lots of Frankincense trees dot the landscape.
Discover the rich culture and proud heritage Oman on a day trip to Salalah city. Visit the refreshing plantations which have groves of coconut, banana, papaya and vegetables. See the beautiful Sultan Grand Mosque. Visit Al Husn Souq where you will find selection of frankincense products. Your Halfday tour will commence at the archaeological site of Al Baleed, where the Land of Frankincense Museum exhibits the region’s history and heritage.
Take a step back in time exploring the four notable heritage sites in the city of Salalah. Delve in the rich culture and history learning about Salalah’s ancient settlement and frankincense trade network. Explore the ancient port city known to Pharaos for its prosperity in exporting frankincense, gold and Arabian horses in the middle ages. This UNESCO World Heritage Site features the iconic ruins of the old town including the citadel , grand mosque and palace.
Enjoy the splendour of the great outdoors on a guided desert tour. Take this opportunity to discover the rugged beauty of the Empty Quarter by night during a unique desert activity. Embark on a truly mystical and enchanting desert camping at night and watch as the moonlight reflects onto the endless formations of magnificent dunes right before your eyes. Visit Lost City of Ubar believed to have been populated from about 2800 B.C. to 300 A.D. It was an important trading centre for frankincense before it was buried in the rising dunes. The bleak, arid desert of Rub al Khali or Empty Quarter stretches from the foothills of the mountain to an enormous sandy plain.
The perfect way to attain complete balance of the body, mind and soul is through the regular practice of yoga. Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara allows you to indulge in an ultimate cleansing and revitalising experience. The rigorous yoga exercise detoxifies the body, deepens the breath and enhances mental clarity while the hammam treatment revives the skin.
The programmes are customised for each individual’s lifestyle improvement with the aim to help you achieve your personal goals for relaxation and physical improvement. We offer Wellness programmes for weight management, revitalisation, relaxation and de-stress, detox, general wellbeing and rejuvenation. Choose from our 3, 5 or 7 day programmes:
A sedentary lifestyle, work stress and unhealthy eating habits can deplete energy, leading to a feeling of fatigue, and can adversely affect the immune system. Take time and rejuvenate with this unique, holistic Wellness programme.
Stress often accumulates in our bodies and minds as a result of our hectic lifestyles. Release your mind from stress whilst nurturing your body. This programme will help you leave the world behind.
The treatments focus on promoting natural exfoliation, cleansing the skin, addressing blemishes and tightening the pores revealing a gorgeous glow that radiates from the inside out.
Our bodies are regularly exposed to toxic materials through polluted air, food, water and personal care products. Give your body’s healing processes a boost, renew your system from the inside out, strengthen the immune system and feel renewed zest.
Experience an intensive, well-rounded programme to help you lose weight, get fit and firm up in a natural, healthy way.
Located majestically between a private 250-metre beach and a freshwater lagoon, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara promises a holiday to Oman that is truly unforgettable. Described as an oasis amid the ruggedly beautiful Omani landscape, Anantara Al Baleed Resort Salalah is a bubble of rich heritage, towering palm trees, tropical gardens and flowing water features inspired by Salalah’s famed castles, artistry and coastlines. From authentic Middle Eastern flavours at the on-site restaurants to the sparkling infinity pool overlooking the powder-white sands, every guest is guaranteed to be immersed into paradise from the very beginning of their Oman holiday. The 136 rooms, villas and pool villas promise the perfect combination of comfort and luxury while the activities and facilities are second to none – think a spa, a fitness centre and an outdoor cinema to just name a few.
Wellness is at the heart of Al Baleed Resort Salalah and the spa offers a series of signature treatments for the height of indulgence, relaxation and rejuvenation. Expect to find a traditional hammam, five luxurious treatment rooms, a traditional Thai massage suite and a nail salon. Dining wise, guests are spoiled for choice with the three restaurants on offer alongside dining by design options. Adventure awaits on your holiday to Oman, as guests can embark on activities that include biking, diving, sunset dhow cruises and dolphin spotting. Throw in a huge choice of nature tours, city tours, and more including an excursion to the nearby UNESCO World Heritage Site of Al Baleed Archaeological Park that features both a citadel and grand mosque ruins. Or simply relax with onsite yoga sessions and wellness sessions. Whatever you’re looking for on your holiday to Oman, Al Baleed Resort Salalah By Anantara has what you’re after.
Inspired by Omani fortresses of old, the whitewashed resort comprises a main building overlooking the infinity pool and low-rise villas linked by paths lined with banana trees and coconut palms. Pared-back interiors combine high ceilings, rope walls and marble floors with subtle Omani accents such as carved wooden doors and lanterns. Elegant luxury reflects Oman’s artistry and cushions you in Arabian relaxation. Choose your setting, from garden hideaway to beachfront opulence overlooking the Arabian Sea.
There are 40 Premier and Deluxe rooms (the latter are especially roomy), each with a balcony, neutral décor and dark wood furniture enlivened with rich traditional fabrics and old carved wooden shutters hanging on the walls. The large bathrooms are a highlight, with egg-shaped baths, picture windows and amenities from luxury Omani brand, Amouage. The 96 villas are similarly sleek in design with little extras like straw hats, sarongs, footballs and frisbees, and nearly all come with a private pool. The pick of the bunch are the Beach Pool Villas with steps leading straight onto the sand and terraces with cabanas and sunloungers.
Deluxe Garden View Room
Expansive resort luxury, in harmony with lush nature. Deluxe rooms are spacious and bright, with modern design reflecting traditional motifs. A private courtyard fringed by palms invites you to unwind Arabian style. Spend tranquil days lazing on majlis seating. Take a soak in your striking standalone tub at one of Salalah’s finest resorts.
One Bedroom Lagoon View Villa
Dual views of archaeological treasures and lagoon tranquillity. Your luxury villa boasts a unique outlook, unrivalled amongst resorts in Oman. Admire uncovered ruins at the adjacent Al Baleed Archaeological Park and the lagoon with flamingos beyond. Lounge in tranquillity, with meals served by your Villa Host out on the terrace or in your lounge.
One Bedroom Beach Villa
The only villa of its kind opens directly onto our private beach in Salalah. Wake up to the sound of the ocean. Stroll onto the beach and take in magnificent sunrises. Boasting a prime position with uninterrupted views, this luxury beach villa features indoor and outdoor living spaces in modern Arabian style. Enjoy the services of a Villa Host, on call day and night.
One Bedroom Garden View Pool Villa
Your tropical oasis. Your luxury villa in Oman is a secluded haven of indulgence. Slip into your plunge pool and top up your tan on a lounger, completely unseen. Drift into sleep on a poolside cabana or in the cool of your majlis lounge. Your Villa Host is on hand to serve you meals under the stars.
One Bedroom Lagoon View Pool Villa
Inspiring views from our beach resort in Salalah, Oman. The tranquil lagoon spreads before you, sunlight shimmering on its surface. Relax on your terrace taking in the view from the comfort of your cabana. Cool off in your plunge pool, then retreat indoors for dinner, a movie and a bubble bath drawn by your personal Villa Host.
One Bedroom Beach Pool Villa
The ultimate beach villa indulgence. Cool off in your beachfront pool. Amble across white sands to swim in the warm waters of the ocean. Return to majlis lounging and sunset views from your terrace. Your beach villa in Salalah combines modern design with high-tech comforts, with a Villa Host on call day and night.
Two Bedroom Garden View Pool Villa
Garden seclusion for families and friends. A generous retreat at our Salalah resort that blends the best of both worlds – quality time together and quiet spaces to cherish alone. Rise to a morning swim in your pool. Bask on sun loungers in the privacy of your courtyard. Gather for drinks served by your Villa Host in your lounge, then retire to ensuite havens.
Three Bedroom Royal Beach Villa
Stunning seascapes from the ultimate beachfront sanctuary in Oman. The royal villa boasts a prime position overlooking the Arabian Sea and lagoon. Step straight from your terrace onto a private white sand beach. Soak up the view while you swim and sunbathe. Share elegant meals together, taking full advantage of your Salalah beach villa’s indoor and outdoor dining areas, pantry, grape juice fridge and Villa Host service.
Oman’s finest restaurants in a beachfront haven. Discover our passion for indigenous ingredients, harvested from tropical plantations and the Arabian Gulf. Explore exotic local specialities. Sample delights from East to West.
Translating as ‘The Land of Frankincense’, Sakalan’s open kitchens and culinary stations dish up cuisines from near and far – served in the stylish dining room or on the terrace beside the infinity pool. Breakfast is a brimming buffet of international favourites, healthy and exotic treats, live stations and bakery temptations. A la carte lunch dishes inspire a world of choice – from authentic Arab dishes, to fiery Indian specials and contemporary Western classics. New surprises excite at themed buffet dinners, as our chefs get creative with unique gourmet journeys.
The flavours of Asia in Salalah. The countries that border the Mekong River are renowned for their distinctive cuisines. Enjoy a voyage of discovery through Thailand, China and Vietnam – savouring age-old recipes and regional surprises. Feast on the best of Asia’s diverse culinary heritages at the Wednesday buffet night.
Spice Spoons Cooking School
Explore two exciting culinary cultures. Much more than a cooking class, Spice Spoons brings Thai and Arab food to life in a richly interactive journey. Tour a local market. Learn how to blend and balance dishes from your chosen cuisine – picking up secret tips in a master chef class. Upgrade your experience with wine and mixology pairing options. Leave with the gift of new skills, cooking accessories and recipe cards – then whip up a storm at home to impress family and friends.
Savour refreshments and zesty Mediterranean flavours. Al Mina captures the vibrant Mediterranean in a relaxed ambience. Lunch on Italian, Greek and Spanish classics – each crafted from the finest seasonal ingredients and seafood catches. Choose your preferred spot – dining at a shoreline table, taking it easy on the beach or lounging poolside. Evenings here feel fresh and sophisticated. Pair barbecue delights with a fine grape vintage. Unwind with shisha on a terrace under a blanket of stars. Indulge in ‘2 for 1’ premium juniper spirits on Tuesday nights.
Dining By Design
Celebrate romance on Salalah shores. Dining by Design is utterly bespoke – whether for a celebration of love or a gathering with family and friends. Choose from connoisseur menus then fine-tune, or request an entirely new menu crafted by your personal chef. Select your ideal scenario. A table on a stretch of sand reserved for sunset, or the natural enclave of a majestic garden. With a butler tending to every whim, fine dining in a world of your own is matched by impeccable service.
Explore Oman’s heritage and landscape. Head into the desert or out to sea in search of Oman’s best attractions and adventure. Alternatively, lay back and relax on a pristine private beach.
The iconic Anantara Spa is a location certainly worth spending a good chunk of your holiday to Oman. Wellness is at the heart of Al Baleed Resort Salalah and the spa offers a series of signature treatments for the height of indulgence, relaxation and rejuvenation. Expect to find a traditional hammam, five luxurious treatment rooms, a traditional Thai massage suite and a nail salon. The spa is an absolute must, with skilled therapists and indulgent experiences using local ingredients such as frankincense and coconut. Sensual journeys draw on the exotic wellness traditions of Arabia, Thailand and across Asia. Ancient cleansing rituals feel luxuriously pampering at the only hammam in Salalah. Ayurvedic therapies provide holistic wellness. Beauty treatments harness precious indigenous ingredients and revered western spa wisdom to deliver dazzling results.
Find serenity or burn off energy at the 44-metre-long infinity pool. Dream away on a lounger, while youngsters enjoy their own mini sunbeds and cabanas. For a change of comfort, nestle into beanbags, refreshed by exotic beverages.
Tailor your workout from weights to cardio in air-conditioned comfort. For a motivational boost, call upon our personal trainer. A quiet space for yoga classes expands your sense of wellness.
Tennis & Badminton
Challenge a companion to a friendly tennis or badminton match. Improve your shots and stay on top of your game. Ask our staff to put up a net and provide you with racquets, shuttlecocks and balls to play anytime.