Oman may not be the first destination that springs to mind when you first think of a luxury spa break, but the second you set eyes upon Six Senses Zighy Bay you will know you were wrong to every doubt it. A sleek and stylish seaside retreat, Zighy Bay sits along the undeveloped Musandam Peninsula bringing its unique blend of rustic luxury and wellness knowledge to this stunning and serene setting. With majestic mountains to one side and the sparkling Gulf of Oman to the other, location alone is enough to help melt your cares away, yet there is more than that on offer here. Expect to find a stunning spa that resembles more a sheikh’s residence complete with nine treatment rooms, two hammams, an open-air yoga pavilion and a juice bar on hand to take care of all your wellness needs. Beyond the spa, the luxurious accommodation is sure to make your stay all the more pleasant, with bright and airy suites and villas, each one of which has its own private pool and butler service. With excellent dining options and plenty of both relaxing and energetic activities available from a sunset dhow cruise to paragliding, Six Senses Zighy Bay simply has so much to offer.
All the villas at Six Senses Zighy Bay include indoor and outdoor showers, oversized bathtub with fast-fill taps, double vanity basin in bathroom, minibar, wine fridge and in-villa safe, sundeck with loungers and dining area, traditional Arabic Summer House and/or outdoor shade Majlis area, individually controlled air conditioning and ceiling fans, large daybed, flat panel TV, iPod docking station, stereo surround system, DVD player, complimentary WiFi and LAN cable.
The decadent spa features 9 treatments rooms, 2 Hamams, and a yoga pavilion, and aims to combine innovative and ancient holistic methods of wellness so guests enjoy the best experience. Choose from a range of Six Senses signature treatments (holistic therapies using only natural products), international classics and regionally influenced offerings such as ‘Wonders of Oman’ which involves a sea salt bath, body scrub, Rasul and massage. Meditation sessions are also offered.
Signature Treatments at Six Senses Zighy Bay
- Six Senses Signature Massages
- Six Senses Signature Deluxe Massages
- Six Senses Signature Scrubs
- Six Senses Signature Wraps
Holistic Health at Six Senses Zighy Bay
Water Therapy at Six Senses Zighy Bay
- The Queen of Sheba
- Traditional Hammam
- Rose Hammam Journey
- Bath Rituals
- Zighy Bath
- Sunburn Relief
- Detoxifying Bath
- Aphrodite Bath
Bodywork at Six Senses Zighy Bay
- Wonders of Oman
- Massage Therapy
- Thai Massage
- Balinese Massage
- Thai Herbal Massage
- Indian Head Massage
Facial Therapy at Six Senses Zighy Bay
- Arabian Facial
- Thai Silk Facial
Beauty Therapy at Six Senses Zighy Bay
- Natural Sunburn Soother
- Sensory Journey
Mind & Spirit at Six Senses Zighy Bay
Healthy and light or luxuriously indulgent. There’s a choice of restaurants including Spice Market, which serves pan-Asian, Middle Eastern and continental dishes for breakfast and dinner, and Summer House for international cuisine. For a special occasion try Sense on the Edge, a restaurant with killer views set on the top of the mountains. Serving modern international cuisine, there are a number of healthy and low-calorie options on the menu.
Located at the hub of all activity is the Spice Market. Open for breakfast and dinner, dining here offers a variety of pan Asian, Middle Eastern and Continental flavours.
Sense on the Edge & Drinks on the Edge
Feel as though you were dining on top of the world at the Sense on The Edge perched high atop the mountain. Offering a fine dining experience, pick from a choice of 5 or 7 course set menus that will take you on a culinary journey, paired with the finest wines.
Summer House and the Terrace is an ideal place to enjoy a light lunch, tea or flavoured drink at any time throughout the day. Sandwiches and burgers are given a new meaning through the very delectable selection of paninis, croissandwiches, focaccias and more. Enjoy International favourites during lunch and dinner overlooking the wadi. Select from 42 flavours of ice creams and sorbets or other mouthwatering homemade desserts.
As with all Six Senses properties, find a wine cellar that encompasses a selection of some of the world's best received wine varietals and wineries. The Cellar’s selection is compiled bearing in mind the diversity of labels and wine making styles that exist. The Cellar also hosts regular wine tastings and wine and cheese evenings with the master sommelier; a fun and educational experience.
The open air Zighy Bar has the mood and music with the right amount of vibrancy. Sundowners and ice cold cocktails make it just the place to be whether it is before or after dinner. The Cocktail list features a wide selection of classic and contemporary cocktails, an extensive selection of spirits and liqueurs and wines by the glass. Wet your appetite with tapas and a signature mocktail or cocktail with local herbal inspirations from the Organic Garden.
In-villa Dining is available 24 hours, serving a variety of home cooked style dishes as well as light snacks. Stir the romantics with a champagne breakfast. Enjoy a private barbecue dinner beneath the stars on your private pool deck. If you think of it, Zighy Bay most likely can provide the experience.
Private Dining Experiences
Various options of private and exclusive dining at the selected romantic venues in and around the bay at Zighy. The Chef and the Sommelier assist you in making a menu to meet your needs and specifications.
Zighy Bay makes the most out of its fantastic location when it comes to the activities on offer. While you will find some of the more usual holistic and fitness activities on offer such as yoga, meditation, tennis and Tai Chi, there are many more that are a little more difficult to try at home.
There are plenty of water sports available such as kayaking, water-skiing, wake-boarding, and diving, while if you prefer to just stay on the shores, you can always take part in a game of beach volleyball. Zighy Bay doesn’t just make the most of its coastal location however, with it taking full advantage of the mountains that surround it. Guests can enjoy paragliding, mountain biking, and hiking through this mountainous region and taking in the natural beauty that surrounds them.
For those after a more relaxed stay, be sure to enjoy a cruise on the Gulf of Oman which has to be one of the best ways to admire the beauty of the region.
- WiFi access is available in villa and most public areas
- Main Swimming Pool
- Butler Service
- Exclusive artisan gallery for a unique cultural shopping experience
- Wide selection of books and magazines at the Maktabah (Library)
- Chaica’s (children’s) Club 4 – 12 years
- Al Feetean’s (Teenager’s) Club 12 – 18 years
- 2,500 square metre Organic Garden
Nestled between rugged mountains and a pristine mile-long beach, Zighy Bay lies on Oman’s Musandam Peninsula, only 90 minutes drive from Dubai. Mixing rustic style (uneven cream walls and dark wood floors) with slick modern amenities, the resort’s 82 freestanding villas all have private pools and sundecks. The stunning beachfront pool villas are the cream of the crop and as you imagine, located directly on the beach.
90-minutes’ drive from Dubai airport, 15-minute speedboat trip from the port.
- Sign up for one of the resort’s specialised Wellness programmes. Offering a personal consultation, spa treatments, nutrition classes, healthy cuisine and a variety of fitness and relaxation activities, the aim is for you to develop greater self-awareness and a healthier lifestyle. Programmes on offer range from 3 – 7 days and focus on detox, fitness, de-stressing, slow living and adventure.
- Don't leave without trying a sunset cruise on the Gulf of Oman to truly relax and appreciate the beauty of your surroundings.
Complimentary Transfer Offer:
Complimentary return transfer from Dubai airport for minimum of 6 paid nights stay.