Stock up on the juniper berry and rose soap—handmade toiletries are crafted exclusively for the hotel.
Vibe and atmosphereThe resort is perfectly positioned to explore the renowned rugged landscapes, making it a haven for adventure travelers, nature lovers, and those seeking escape from the desert heat.
Overall look and feel of the roomsThe resort’s beautifully appointed suites and villas are generously spaced out around the clifftop to maximize privacy and offer uninterrupted views over the mountains and down into the gorges.
Service styleExperts will guide you through the lively Friday Goat Market in nearby Nizwa or tour the ancient agricultural village of Al Ayn, while other staffers will even send you off with an itinerary of what to visit on the way to the airport.
Preferred room typeRevel in the openness throughout Jabal Villa's two bedrooms, large living room, dining room, kitchenette, private terrace and pool. Beautifully furnished throughout for a stylish at-home feel, these villas offer all the pleasures of the ultimate mountain retreat.
Unique property featuresVirtually the entire resort is sustainably built, handcrafted, and is the first project in Oman to be awarded a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification.
What goes on thereJabal Akdar basks in its untouched glory, so exploring the landscape is not for the faint of heart. Exploring mysterious caves within the mountainside, rock climbing the span of the peaks, and hiking all the way to the top for prime views makes for natural thrills.
Who will love itHikers, amateur spelunkers, and anyone who appreciates a view with solitude
Where to go to feel like a localDuring the summer months, local families treat themselves to pomegranates from the roadside fruit vendors while camping and stargazing on the mountainside during rugged weekends away.