For Kids

Fun for the kids

& the whole family

Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Muscat, offers families a welcoming, worry-free holiday in an enchanting corner of the world. Children can play in our safe, supervised environments, whilst parents relax and enjoy their own time together.

Cool Zone Kids Club

Located in the Al Waha Hotel in the heart of the resort, Cool Zone provides air-conditioned / indoor and outdoor play areas, both under trained supervision.

Children up to the age of eight years old are welcome to use Cool Zone. Children under the age of four years old should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Cool Zone is open from 9am to 6pm.

Adventure Zone

The Adventure Zone is an exciting family entertainment venue for all thrill seekers with a variety of modular play areas featuring Over Under Hurdles, Swing Over Net, drop slides, climbing wall, PS3, computer with Wi-Fi access and soft play areas. The highlights are the three drop slides providing fun and adventure for all, with the ultimate 6.5-metre Demon Drop slide.

Adventure Zone is located in the Al Mazaar Souk adjacent to the Omani Heritage Village and is open daily from 10am to 10pm.

Children should wear long sleeve shirts and socks.

Children below four years old should be supervised by adults.

Children's Pool

The children's pool, open from 6am to 8pm, is located beside the Circles Pool Bar at Al Bandar hotel and next to Assira Pool Bar at Al Waha hotel.

Lazy River

Meander your way between Al Waha, Al Bandar and back again on inflatable tubes along the Lazy River. Inspired by the centuries-old falaj system that brought fresh water to remote Omani villages, the Lazy River is open daily from 9am to 6pm.

Activities for Children

Children love our popular fun activities such as Finger Puppet Making, Board Games, and Face Painting. We also offer activities that let children explore traditional Arabian crafts in a hands-on, engaging way. Contact us for the most recent list of activities.


Located on the headland at the Al Waha hotel, Splashpad is an aquatic play area for all the family with a combination of water effects from light mists to touch sensitive sprays and projection jets.  Splashpad is open daily from 9am to 7pm.


Located in Al Mazaar Souk, GameZ is a game room where the entire family can play billiards, snooker, air hockey, electronic darts and video games. GameZ is open daily from 12noon to 10pm.

Mini Golf

All aspiring golfers are invited to come and enjoy a game of mini golf on our exciting and fun golf course, which features nine challenging holes and is located adjacent to the Health Club. Grab your complimentary golf putter and balls from the Health Club's reception. Mini golf is open daily from 9am to 10pm.

Camel and Pony Ride

Enjoy the sea breeze while riding a camel or pony from Bait Al Bahr to Al Waha. Available daily from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.

Adult Only Areas 

To protect the safety of small children and provide a relaxed atmosphere for adults, certain areas of the resort, such as the in-hotel bars and CHI, The Spa are reserved for adults only.


(968) 2477 6666


PO Box 644, Postcode 100 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman