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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
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 1 week ago via mobile

Hello from Madagascar! We spent 5 nights in Bab Al Shams. From the very first second we stepped onto the hotel till our last days, we were fully satisfied and enjoyed the whole moment. The whole staff is attentive, polite,friendly and above all very professional....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank duwlicious
Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear duwlicious, Thank you for choosing Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa as your preferred accommodation in Dubai especially during one of the most important holidays of the year. We are delighted having you with us. We are indeed very pleased on the way...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had awesome meal at Masala the restaurant. Personal attention paid by the chef reflected well in the sumptuous food. Mouth watering starters and excellent ambience added flavour to the entire dinner experience.More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank vs58Chennai
Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear vs58Chennai, Thank you very much for this amazing review. We are flattered to learn that you had enjoyed your overall dining experience in Masala Restaurant, and we are more than happy to hear that you have experienced the renowned service our colleagues are known...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bab Al Shams in a wonderful resort in the desert of Dubai. It is expensive but it is a great place to go for a sun vacation and great break. Pools are fantastic with the extra fun of a pool bar. Rooms are different, not...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Marie M
Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marie, Thank you for providing us with a perfect rating and sharing your excellent experience on your recent visit at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are pleased to read that we have surpassed your expectations during your stay - from our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Al Hadeen for dinner with the show and buffet. Such an amazing night, Arabia all in one night. Amazing entertainment, incredible food and most of all the staff were soooo attentive and polite! Special shout out to Adel and David who waited on...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Yasmin A
Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Yasmin, Thank you for sharing your experience during your recent visit to Al Hadheerah Restaurant. We greatly appreciate your comments on our food, entertainment and team members. Our associates are indeed the life and soul of our resort - with their genuine care and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice time at al Hadhira restaurant and great & friendly staff specially Mr.Salah int the restaurant staff. Hope to come again and spend a nother day there to have a good food with friends. ThanksMore

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank mohamededaif
Response from Ziad S, Executive Assistant Manager - Operations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear mohamededaif, Thank you for posting your very positive review of your recent visit with us at Al Hadheerah Restaurant. We are happy to read about your experience with our facilities and services and glad that you especially found our colleagues so attentive and helpful...More

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About
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 Amenities
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
Hotel Style
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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
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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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$228 - US$1,050 (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
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
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$228 - US$1,050 (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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Room & Suite (577)
Pool & Beach (454)
Dining (377)
Family and Play Areas (59)
Amenities (47)
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Questions & Answers
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Junny555
13 December 2018|
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Response from Ziad S | Property representative |
Dear Junny555, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. There are few options for you to be able to reach to the resort. A. Private car via hotel transportation AED 450 per way from anywhere in... More
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JE4G
22 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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"Ask for desert view."
Medizinprofessor
3 weeks ago
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"Extremely expensive for bad quality"
mmfarrag02
3 weeks ago
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"Desert views are unforgettable!"
christinecC6715IT
28 Nov 2018
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"the best in dubai you need to try it"
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25 Nov 2018
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