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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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Al Quadra Road opposite Endurance City, Dubai United Arab Emirates See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice place to go despite the distance, amazing views, peace & quiet The food is good though over priced, the service there is excellent, they are very friendly (if you go there ask for TANTAWY) 😊

Thank Bashar G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing place for breakfast and not only. After a nice ride on the motorcycle in the morning is the perfect place to take a brake and enjoy their breakfast in a very pleasant atmosphere! Excelent staff and with special thanks to Anees who took very...More

Thank Cristina B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place with great staff! We just had a walk-in breakfast at Alforsan restaurant - special thanks to Anees, the staff member who looked after us and ensued we're having a wonderful time. Keep up the good work guys!

Thank Balhui D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed at Bab al Shams Dessert Resort & SPA, booked halfboard, which I recommend, because you are in the desert and you will eat anyway in one of the hotel restaurants. We have split our Dubai journey into 2 nights at a hotel in the...More

Thank San_Stae
Reviewed 4 days ago

Staying at the Bab Al Shams ( gate to the sun ) is an experience that one should take once in a lifetime. The staff was super friendly and attentive. The food was great. And the ambience and the atmosphere was like 1001 night. The...More

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Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Dear Frequenttraveller125, Thank you for providing us with a perfect rating and sharing your excellent experience in detail. We are pleased to read that we have surpassed your expectations in all aspects - from the resort's ambiance and our unique, authentic guest rooms to the...More

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Description
Translated from Arabic as "Gateway to the sun", the *award-winning 5-star Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is designed to resemble a fortified rural Arab village amidst the desert landscape. Featuring low-rise More architecture, this sandy coloured style fort boasts the main tower with Reception area and lobby and clusters of two-story buildings housing guest accommodation, restaurants, spa and meeting facilities interconnected by seemingly endless little walkways. The charm of Arabia is personified in every corner of the property with small lanes running through the hotel, scattered around ponds and secluded seating areas, shaded courtyards, water fountains and trickling streams bestowing the feel of cool tranquillity. The abundance of green garden areas and manicured lawns adds to the quiet and soothing environment of the resort. The rustic Arabian theme of exterior design continues to flow in the carefully selected interior decorations and settings featuring uncovered natural stone floors, bare plastered walls, dark wood and iron fixtures, warm dimmed lighting and an abundance of artifacts showcased throughout the property. The resort boasts 113 rooms and suites offering cosy accommodation in an authentic Arabian style with majority of the rooms having a private terrace. All guest rooms and public areas have complimentary Wi-Fi access. *World's Leading Desert Resort, World Travel Awards. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
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Business
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Family
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Spa
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Romantic
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
US$322 - US$1 010 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bab Al Shams Desert Hotel Dubai
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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort And Spa
Location
United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Business
,
Family
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
113
Price range
US$322 - US$1 010 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bab Al Shams Desert Hotel Dubai
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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort And Spa
Location
United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
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Dining (374)
Family and Play Areas (59)
Amenities (47)
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JE4G
21 September 2018|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on what sort of experience you're looking for. The Palm is a luxurious experience, where, Bab Al Shams is more about a desert experience. The resort is built like the old style UAE buildings, and furnished... More
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kleogue
29 August 2018|
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Response from jbaileync | Reviewed this property |
Congratulations to you and your beloved! You will enjoy Dubai. Regarding your questions... 1. Dinner reservations are required for all of the restaurants located at the resort. If you are looking for a 5 star... More
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AkbarI65
2 August 2018|
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Response from Ziad S | Property representative |
Dear Akbar, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. In regards to your inquiry, I am pleased to inform you that yes, all guests have direct access from the resort to the desert. Some of our rooms... More
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Room Tips
"Superior room at the first floor facing the dessert"
San_Stae
2 days ago
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"We have 3 great rooms facing the pool"
Frequenttraveller125
4 days ago
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"Try and ensure you get a room with a terrace, there's wildlife roaming around and you may miss it..."
Noodlesam
4 weeks ago
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"Better to take a room on the ground floor, since it comes with a terrace."
VladimirR766
05 Sep 2018
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