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Cool Down This Summer With These Jabal Akhdar Omani Mountain Stays

Only 2.5 hours from Muscat airport, Jabal Akhdar - or ‘Green Mountain’ in Arabic - is where you go when you need to chill out at these gorgeous resorts...

Farah Desouky

Containing the highest point in Oman, Jabal Akhdar is a verdant hideaway, a diverse forest that rises with a series of plateaus. Only 2.5 hours from Muscat airport, Jabal Akhdar - or ‘Green Mountain’ in Arabic - is where you go when you need to chill out, far away from the cities’ scorching heat. And while a boho-hippie element can definitely be found in this designated nature reserve, it’s topped with some of the most gorgeous resorts around…


Alila Jabal Akhdar

💵 Rates start at USD 245

Sitting on the edge of a cliff and overlooking a dramatic alpine view, Alila Jabal Akhdar is a cosy resort with 78 secluded suites and villas, every one of which features an understated earth-y interior.


Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort

💵 Rates start at USD 306

A literal sanctuary, Anantara is a resort that takes care of its adventurous travellers with its luxurious spas and hammams. You can also live our royal dream and enjoy the view from the same exact spot Princess Diana once visited. 


dusitD2 Naseem Resort

💵 Rates start at USD 138

With chic contemporary interiors, dusitD2 is a modern, contemporary experience, letting you sit back and relax in your stylish room before opting to venture out to the nearby Adventure Park - that is, if you’re in the mood to get your hands dirty.


Sahab Hotel and Resort 

💵 Rates start at USD 212

Sahab offers picturesque-desktop-background views alongside an extensive itinerary of adrenaline-inducing adventures, including mountain climbing, mountain picnics, and camping trips arranged by the resort.