Dhofar will soon witness the opening of a new luxury 5-star resort located 87km from Salalah International Airport in Mirbat. Alila Hinu Bay has started accepting reservations for rooms from May 1 and beyond.
Stretching over 45 hectares of ecologically attractive beachfront site in Mirbat, Alila Hinu Bay includes 112 hotel rooms and suites, including 16 pool villas.
‘Designed by creative minds, Alila Hinu Bay project has succeeded to combine the quaint and the modern in a balanced fashion,’ stated the hotel on its website.
‘Alila Hinu Bay offers a contemporary fusion of local architectural traditions with modern aesthetic sensibility. The ultimate expression of contemporary style, the guestrooms and villas are an exquisite composite of thoughtfully designed spaces, unparalleled quality in detail and comfort built for artisanal living,’ it further added.
According to the company, the hotel’s design features a heavy influence of the Omani vernacular.
‘Marble on the facade, falaj water features, and Omani archway corridor create an exclusive experience of traditional luxury,’ it said.
The lobby is set around a central water feature, complemented with a traditional majlis, limestones and artworks, created to visualise the best approach of local life.
The guest units are located along the natural contours of the resort, then descend towards the sea framing unparalleled views of the Arabian Sea.
Guests can explore the many locations in Mirbat, immersing in the local culture, traditions, and lifestyle.
Apart from 112 hotel rooms and suites, the resort offers restaurants, swimming pools, children’s areas and leisure centres.
‘Guests are welcome to rest within the accommodation, prior to an exclusive tour where they will be able to enjoy nature reserves, incredible marine life and untouched coastline.’