Looking for a quick summer escape across the border?

This ultra-luxe remote retreat is just a 2-hour drive from Dubai’s hustle and bustle – no visa required (although border passes must be arranged beforehand).

Nestled amidst the stunning mountains and the shimmering azure waters of the Gulf of Oman, Six Senses Zighy Bay delivers a rustic and charming rugged spirit, setting the standard for an extraordinary getaway.


From the moment you arrive at this idyllic retreat, a sense of exclusivity envelops the senses, enhanced by the authentic Omani architecture that complements the landscape harmoniously.

Their private villas are set with a stunning infinity pool, outdoor majlis and outdoor showers – perfect for those seeking the ultimate in seclusion and elegance. The interiors are designed with impeccable attention to detail and provide thoughtful amenities for a comfortable stay. As you check in your villa, you will be greeted by a personal butler who caters to every whim, assuring your stay is tailored to perfection.


The culinary journey at Six Senses Zighy Bay’s Spice Market and Summer House serves a fusion of delicacies sprinkled with regional flavours from locally sourced and organic ingredients. For a more memorable experience, enjoy panoramic views from the hilltop restaurant, Sense on the Edge, for a contemporary gastronomic adventure like no other.


For wellness enthusiasts, the award-winning Six Senses Spa is a haven of serenity and rejuvenation offering ancient healing traditions melded with modern holistic therapies for an unparalleled experience. From detoxifying massages to wellness consultations, the in-house skilled therapists ensure you’re well-being is utterly pampered.


For the adrenaline seekers, the resort offers an array of exhilarating activities that showcase the natural wonders and untouched beauty of Zighy Bay – from diving into the vibrant marine life to guided hikes through the mountains, there is no shortage of outdoor adventures for the active spirit.

A must-try once-in-a-lifetime experience? Soaring the wind during an exhilarating paragliding adventure. Set atop the dramatic mountains at Six Senses on the Edge, adventurous souls will paraglide over the rugged fjords along with two expert facilitators to ensure safety, comfort and more importantly, fun.

Beyond the luxurious amenities and exquisite offerings, Six Senses Zighy Bay is committed to sustainability and giving back to the local community. Each guest is welcome to participate in its initiatives to preserve the environment and support local livelihoods, creating a fulfilling experience and purpose.


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