Savour meals that showcase local culture, or inspiring tastes from across the globe. Daytimes have a casual flow, with refreshments and Mediterranean classics by the pool. Evenings at these speciality Oman restaurants feel sophisticated and stir the senses, from exciting Asian cuisines to gourmet buffet feasts. Enjoy the specialties of talented chefs on waterfront terraces. Linger over sunset cocktails and shisha, or create the most romantic night imaginable, with your perfect menu served by a butler, in total privacy on the beach.
Literally translated as ‘The Land of Frankincense’, Sakalan is the all-day international restaurant, bringing you enticing tastes from near and far.
Savour authentic age-old recipes and regional specialties, as you taste the best of Asia’s diverse culinary heritage.
Capturing the Mediterranean’s zesty flavours and relaxed ambience, the beachside restaurant dishes up flavourful classics with flair.
In-Room and In-Villa Dining
Whether you’re craving gourmet comfort food, decadent treats, a glass of wine or a midnight snack, just as much care preparing your choices is taken as if you were dining at the of our restaurants.
Dining by Design
Tailor made exclusively for you, Dining by Design is private, bespoke and undeniably romantic. Choose your cuisine from a collection of connoisseur menus. Relish the opportunity to fine tune one of these, or create a completely new menu with your personal chef. Savour the occasion at an intimate table on our private beach, or surrounded by majestic garden nature. With a personal butler, fine dining in a world of your own is matched by impeccable service.
Stretch out at sunrise and sundown with yoga - or enjoy an early morning dip and watch our dusk drum ceremony, followed by sunset cocktails. Culinary passions are nurtured with cooking and cocktail classes. Our private beach setting is perfect for water sports. The sea is a treasure trove for anglers and divers. Youngsters have their own clubs, and beach activities offer great family fun.
Ease into a relaxing day at our infinity pool by the beach. Surrounded by tropical gardens with a beautiful sea view, blissful hours can be spent swimming, sunbathing and sipping refreshments on comfy loungers.
Creative fun for little ones takes place in a safe environment, with caring staff and superb facilities. From an outdoor play area, children’s’ pool and cooking classes, to board games such as scrabble and chess sets, club adventures are full of excitement.
A dedicated club for teens provides engaging activities and a space to hang out. The latest game consoles include Nintendo Wii and Xbox 360.
Youngsters can be karaoke stars, play board games, table tennis, table football, air hockey and billiards, or go on guided trips such as diving and fishing.
The pristine sand of our private beach is ideal for playtime, whether you feel like a game of volleyball, Pétanque or beach soccer.
Keep up your exercise routine at our gym, using the dumbbells and treadmill equipment in air-conditioned comfort. For a motivating boost and professional guidance, a personal trainer is available on request.
Enjoy active fun with a choice of tennis and badminton. Practice your tennis skills day or night at our floodlit courts.
Our resort’s five star coastal surrounds offer tranquil exclusivity, and a perfect setting for yoga. Opt for air-conditioned sessions at the fitness centre, or find your natural flow with a class on the beach. Group and private classes available.
Soak up the tranquil and natural surroundings of Salalah landscape with a relaxing bicycle ride around the resort with views over the lush palm trees. Relish unrivalled views out over the protected nature reserve.
Welcoming in evening time, our daily traditional long drum procession offers a beautiful sunset celebration.
Spice Spoons Cooking Class
Brush up your cooking skills and pick up secret tips from a master chef. Choose between a Thai or Arabian culinary journey. The experience starts with a vibrant local market tour. Return to resort luxury for a step by step cooking class at our specialty Asian restaurant Mekong. Learn how to create authentic recipes, and savour your dishes for lunch.
Mixology Cocktail Classes
The art of a well-balanced cocktail takes skill and passion. Learn how to create perfect concoctions from an expert bartender at the Mediterranean beach bar - sipping away as you make them.
Anglers come from all over the world to fish in the waters around Salalah, where prize catches range from Giant Trevally, Yellow Fin Tuna and Sailfish, to Dorado, King Mackerel and Amber Jack. Choose your experience from trawling, hand line and deep sea fishing, available as half or full day trips. (Fishing charters are not available during khareef wet season from July to August.)
Take advantage of our private beach, the clear sea and warm weather to enjoy a range of water sports. Kayak or stand up paddle board at your own pace. If you love a bit more action, jet skis, beach buggies, donut ride and banana rides offer high speed thrills.
Rooted in Thailand, the essence of Anantara philosophy, ‘without end’, stems from ancient Sanskrit origins, and is richly expressed at the Anantara Spa in Salalah.
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