Alila Jabal Akhdar 

Mountain luxury

A luxurious hotel that makes the most of the surrounding dramatic landscapes.

With an inspiring setting on the rim of a gorge, Alila Jabal Akhdar offers a unique experience for those looking to discover some of Oman’s most fascinating landscapes. Enjoy views of the mountains and gorge from the infinity pool, indulge with treatments at the restful Spa Alila and join bespoke excursions that enable you to explore the spellbinding local area that’s rich in both culture and natural beauty.

You can really appreciate the secluded location and the stunning mountain views from this hotel as you dine at the signature restaurant, Juniper. Here, Arabic specialities and Mediterranean dishes are served, created using only the finest seasonal produce. There’s also a spacious terrace here where you can dine al fresco.

Why we love Alila Jabal Akhdar

  • Surrounded by the rugged and dramatic landscape of the Al Hajar Mountains, this is a place to experience the natural beauty of Oman

  • To make the most of its remote setting, the Leisure Concierge can arrange hiking, mountain biking, explorations to lost villages and visits to ancient forts and castles

  • Visit the spa, a pampering sanctuary where frankincense and juniper fragrances fill the air

  • As an Earth Check certified property, Alila is committed to preserving the natural beauty of its setting and has introduced a number of green initiatives

5 stars
7¾ hours
Oman’s Al Dakhiliyah region, overlooking a deep gorge in the Al Hajar Mountains
Approx. 2½ hours’ transfer by 4x4 from Muscat airport
Honeymoon, Wellness, Spa



  • Restaurants & bars
  • Board
  • Spas & wellness
  • Activities
  • Sustainability

Named after the trees of Oman's highlands, Juniper Restaurant offers incredible mountain views and delicious Arabic cuisine. Light snacks and drinks are served at Rose Lounge, also a magical spot for catching the sunset over the mountains.

Juniper Restaurant Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here, you will be able to enjoy a selection of Mediterranean and Arabic dishes created with seasonal produce.

Rose Lounge For something a little more casual, light snacks and refreshing dishes are served throughout the day and into the evening.

Take in the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains through the floor-to-ceiling picture windows at Juniper Restaurant.

What's included

Breakfast at the Juniper Restaurant

Upgrade options

Half Board • Breakfast and dinner at the Juniper Restaurant
Full Board • Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Juniper Restaurant.

The peaceful Spa Alila reflects the resort’s contemporary/traditional ambience with rustic Omani touches in the design, treatments inspired by ancient Asian healing techniques administered by local therapists and state of the art facilities. Set around charming courtyards are seven treatment rooms, a Vichy shower room, a steam room and a number of Jacuzzis.

Trek across this beautiful landscape, hike to the Lost Village of Al Khutaymi, explore the Al Hoota Cave, take a thrilling mountain bike ride or learn about the night sky on a private stargazing session.

Even though the hotel only opened in May 2014 it has already been winning awards for its eco-credentials and sustainability. Using local materials and designed to blend in with the natural environment, this resort has minimal impact on the surrounding landscape.

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