This hotel is located in the newly developed marina town of Jebel Sifah, a scenic destination fringed by sandy white beaches, surrounded by the majestic Hajjar mountain range.
A 45 minute drive from the capital Muscat, the property is located within the world-class Jebel Sifah Resort, and offers a contemporary blend of European design with a strong essence of traditional Omani influence, both in the concept and service.
Each of the 55 rooms and suites at Sifawy Boutique Hotel has a private balcony and is equipped with essential amenities and services including complimentary WiFi. Dining options include a choice of restaurants offering a range of authentic and international dining including a unique beach restaurant serving fresh, locally sourced seafood. The property also features a large swimming pool, outdoor jacuzzi, fitness centre, treatment room, beach volleyball and a number of activities and excursions are available. Get away from the world here and enjoy a charming blend of sea, sky, mountains and desert and warm, friendly Omani hospitality.
Extra Divers Sifah
Extra Divers operate the dive centre, located at Sifawy Boutique Hotel. Two tank boat dives are offered each morning to the nearby remote island of Ras Abu Dawud. Diving is suitable for everyone – sites range from shallow reefs to steep walls and not to forget the beautiful drop-off almost in front of the hotel. Trips will include the Munassir wreck and Fahal Islands by request. Expect to see reef sharks, turtles and sting rays. Most sites range from 20-30 metres deep and water temperature ranges from 22C in winter to 30C in summer. Nitrox is available.
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A great winter getaway for divers looking for sunshine, adventure and diving days away from the crowds. Sites range from shallow reefs to steeps walls, and marine life includes reef sharks, turtles and sting rays.
When to go: Jan-Dec
Duration inc. flights: 9 days
Price inc. flights: From £1,525 pp
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A tranquil haven of relaxation, Jebel Sifah is just an hour away from Muscat. The scenic destination is fringed by white sandy beaches and the relatively unexplored turquoise waters of the Arabian Sea, surrounded by the majestic Hajjar mountains.
Ideal for viewing: black-tip reef shark, southern stingray, hawksbill turtle, green turtle, honeycomb moray eel
Excellent for: Resort based diving
Oman’s capital blends old and new, from traditional souks to the breathtaking Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. Divers can enjoy healthy reefs and an abundant marine life with devil rays, leopard sharks and grouper, as well as dolphins and whales..