Six Senses Zighy Bay

Zighy Bay, Oman

Enjoy the rugged beauty of Oman.

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Property Overview

Six Senses Zighy Bay Resort is located on the northern Musandam Peninsula in the Sultanate of Oman. The setting of these beautiful indigenous village-style accommodations and private marina are spectacular, with the dramatic mountains on one side and the sandy beach of Zighy Bay on the other. Tantalize your senses: feel the sand beneath your toes, listen as your sunset Dhow cruise glides through waves, and taste culinary delights of the region.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Breakfast
  • A complimentary 60-minute Six Senses Signature Spa Treatment for up to two people, per room, once during stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Agent Tips

  • The property is an easy 2-hour drive from Dubai, so be sure to make time for this Middle Eastern gem on your next jaunt over to DBX and beyond.
  • Visit Sense on the Edge, the mountaintop restaurant 961 feet above the resort, for award-winning course-by-course dining under starry skies overlooking the calm bay.
  • Try your hand at tactile date palm weaving, pottery decorating, henna painting, and spice blending with the local Dibba Women Association.

A down-to-earth feel for ultimate wellness.

Six Senses Zighy Bay has eighty-two uniquely designed villas. All villas offer a spacious set-up with rustic, chic décor and bathrooms extending to an outdoor shower. Every villa has its own private swimming pool. Choose from a Pool Villa, Spa Pool Villa, or a Pool Villa Suite.

There is also the spacious, recently renovated Private Reserve and Private Retreat for the ultimate in luxury. Butler service is designed to create a unique concept for villa guests, where the Six Senses Zighy Bay experience is exemplified from arrival to departure.

Traditional and modern attractions.

The adventures start at Zighy Bay and allow you to experience the culture of Oman and the buzz of the United Arab Emirates. These include a host of traditional and modern attractions from both countries. The team here is open to combining and customizing tours to suit both the active guest and the guest who prefers to sit back and relax. Think: Outdoor private cinema, bespoke Dhow boats that can be used for sunset cruises or overnights (up to 6 people overnight), a dive center, snorkeling, and even Arabic cooking classes.

'Sense of Oman: Through a Woman's Eyes' is another experience guests should not miss. Activities include date palm weaving, henna painting, coffee and spice blending, and pottery decorating, with all proceeds supporting the Dibba Women Association.

Innovative and ancient holistic treatments.

Six Senses Spa Zighy Bay is a refuge for mind and body; it's a retreat from the busy humdrum of daily life, a haven for the calm and relaxed soul, a sanctuary of ultimate well-being. The team is committed to delivering integrated wellness experiences along with peace, tranquility, fitness, and health. They combine innovative and ancient holistic treatments from expert in-house and visiting wellness consultants.

Contemporary cuisine prepared with fresh local ingredients.

Guests have a diverse selection of memorable dining alternatives from which to choose. From a hilltop restaurant Senses on the Edge offers its signature cuisine alongside spectacular views over the crystal waters of the Gulf of Oman, to regional specialties to a Chef’s Table, it’s a foodie paradise. For a change of pace, in-villa dining is an intimate and enjoyable experience easily arranged by guests’ butler. At Spice Market, local favorites prevail while Summer house serves contemporary cuisine prepared with fresh local ingredients. For cocktails both locally original as well the classics, the alfresco seating at the Zighy Bar is unparalleled.
  • Sustainability
    Six Senses Zighy Bay’s social commitment includes activities such as giving support to the local Dibba Girl’s School, Sharjah Charity International and Sukarina bin Al Husain School. Six Senses Zighy Bay not only makes donations and provides services to these charities, but the hosts of the resort are also very involved in these social activities. The resort also has a very active environmental program, following the universal commitment of the Six Senses group. The resort produces its own water to eliminate the use of plastic water bottles and also replaced plastic straws with a paper alternative to reduce single use waste.
  • Who's it for?
    This property is well-suited to adventure-seekers, evident in the option to arrive to the property by paragliding into the resort.
  • Location
    Six Senses Zighy Bay Resort is located on the northern Musandam Peninsula in the Sultanate of Oman.
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