Six Senses Zighy Bay enjoys a dramatic location on the northern Musandam Peninsula. Your first view of the resort from the mountaintop overlooking the Omani village style accommodation and 1.6 km sandy beach is awe-inspiring, and from this lofty location, you can paraglide into the resort! Yes, this is a genuine arrival experience for the fearless!
All the accommodation is sea facing; some villas are located directly on the beach with unobstructed sea views; others are set in rows behind. The villas have a rustic feel with stone floors, white walls and dark furnishings. Each features an infinity edge pool set in a private sand garden and benefits from the services of a butler. Some additionally have a spa room so you can enjoy an in-villa treatment. If you’re holidaying with family, the villas are spacious enough to accommodate two children with two adults. Alternatively, book a Zighy Pool Villa that has two bedrooms.
There’s a diverse choice of memorable dining options; from dinner 293 metres above sea level at Sense on the Edge to a Bedouin evening on the beach, a wine-matching dinner in the wine cellar or Arabic cuisine in the Spice Market. Don’t miss the “No Rush Hour” at Zighy Bar. This is a resort where you can do as much or as little as you please; if you want to explore, then join a guided mountain bike or hiking tour. Diving, snorkelling and fishing can be arranged for water-babies and tennis for the sporty. Or simply pamper yourself in the Six Senses Spa and relax by your private pool or the main swimming pool. Younger guests are entertained at the Chaica’s Club.
Spice Market - the main restaurant offering a variety of culinary evenings and signature dishes including Omani and Arabic specialities from an interactive live kitchen, open for breakfast and dinner
Sense on the Edge - a stunning location perched on the mountainside above Zighy Bay where modern cuisine and signature cocktails are served. Alternatively, upgrade to the 'Starlight Table'.
Zighy Bar - an open air bar offering the best selection of drinks in the resort with a garden, serving drinks on the beach and by the pool in the day and by night offering cocktails and aperitifs.
Summer House - for relaxed ambience and music with drinks on an outdoor terrace for lunch and dinner overlooking the wadi, offering a simple, contemporary twist on a bistro menu plus an indoor majlis for a 'shua shack' dining experience.
Wine Cellar - Vinotheque - a host of wine from the world's best regions where regular wine tastings and wine dinners are held.
In Villa Dining - available 24 hours for main and snack dishes from champagne breakfast to a private barbecue on your private pool deck prepared by your own chef.
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman, offers families a welcoming, worry-free holiday in an enchanting corner of the world. A pleasant destination for families travelling with children of all ages . Children can play in our safe, supervised environments, whilst parents relax and enjoy their own time together.
Chaica’s Club – Kids Club
A superb Chaica’s Club programme is specially designed for younger members of the family with fully-supervised, age-appropriate activities for children ages four to eleven years old. A fun club created just for the kids is a complimentary club for children ages 4 to 11. A full programme of entertainment and activities is offered daily from 08:00am to 13.30pm, from 03:00pm to 5:00pm and again from 07:30pm to 09:00pm.
Besides enjoying the recreational activities available, kids can participate in educational leisure interests with other children ranging from learning about the ocean world, role plays on the historical legends of Oman, nature drawing, coloring, and much, much more
Children under four are welcome to participate in activities for the younger set, but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Al Feetean’s Club – Teenage Club
Teenagers are always welcome at the club both inside and outside the attached scheduled activities. Other complementary activities regularly available include: table tennis, table football, darts, Wii, football, volleyball, air hockey and a variety of other games and activities.
The Six Senses Zighy Bay Oman is most easily accessed via Dubai airport from where it is a 2 hour drive. The resort has been built in the style of an Omani village and is situated with a view of the mountains and also, on a 1.6 km sand beach. The Six Senses Zighy Bay is an award-winning resort, having most recently in 2011 won the Middle East’s Leading Luxury Resort and Oman’s Leading Resort awards. It makes a great honeymoon destination for those seeking luxury and the option of activities and cruises in Oman. As an extra, in the last stretch of your journey to the resort, you can take a speedboat or paraglide with a professional.
As a honeymoon couple at the Six Senses Zighy Bay, you may wish to stay in the Pool Villa Suite Beach Front which has a separate living room, infinity edge pool (24 square metres), Arabic summer house or Majlis area, sun lounger and outdoor dining suite, indoor and outdoor shower, bathtub, private wine cellar, espresso machine, daybed, home integrated theatre system, flat panel satellite television and direct access to the beach for a surcharge. The Pool Villa Suite offers the same facilities but without the access to the beachfront.
During your honeymoon, you can enjoy the main swimming pool with pool service including home-made ice creams, the Zighy Souk for shopping, library with wireless internet and movies and books, multi-lingual hosts, gym, a LIFE department offering a range of activities and the private beach. Inside the resort, there are walking trails, mountain bikes, beach volleyball, tennis and kayaking which all complimentary. You can also paraglide, go on a micro-light aircraft, water-ski, snorkel, dive and wakeboard at a cost. A supplement applies to champagne sunset cruises which can be enjoyed with your loved one and also, the Dhow Cruise where you can explore fishing villages. Be sure to make a visit to the award-winning Six Senses Spa which has 2 hammams and in 2011 alone won the Best Destination Spa Award and Best Spa Design Award.
Whilst enjoying your honeymoon at the Six Senses Zighy Bay, enjoy 3 restaurants and 2 bars. The Spice Market serves breakfast and dinner and offers Pan Asian, Middle Eastern and Continental food. The Lounge is a great spot for cocktails and tapas in a romantic atmosphere. You can also enjoy; a light lunch at the Summer House and Terrace as well as, 42 flavours of ice creams and sorbets, the wine cellar with a special ‘Haute Couture Wine Dinner’ and cocktails at the open air Zighy Bar. In villa dining is also offered 24 hours a day making your stay that extra bit special as well as, private dining in romantic venues at a cost.