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Abu Dhabi Dhow Cruise

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| SM office 248 A, Block I1, Abu Dhabi 3787, United Arab Emirates
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US$ 80.00*
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Dhow Cruise Including Dinner From Abu Dhabi
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Nuzhath Ideas in Abu Dhabi offers Yacht rentals, Boats charter, daily dinner dhow cruises, private dhow cruises, private parties, birthday parties etc. Cruising only and food options available.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible23%
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“lower deck” (3 reviews)
“short cruise” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| SM office 248 A, Block I1, Abu Dhabi 3787, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had this 1 hour Dhow Tour included in our hop on hop off bus tour and it was a nice little trip to see the corniche from the waterside. Bring own drinks as they haven’t had water - but they had Coca Cola and...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We have chosen Dhow dinner cruise for our best friend’s birthday celebration . It was very calm and friendly. Usually in some Dhow cruises you have buffet only downstairs and you have to go down to pick up the food then up again to enjoy...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Well we were sold this by staff on The Big Bus Tour and they gave us great expectations telling us great sea food and buffet. Non of which occurred . The cost of this was greater than we would have had at our 5star hotel...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

What a farce! The dhow itself is a lovely old ship, and the staff are all eager to please - but that's where the good stuff ends. I suspected we were in for a disappointing night when I saw that, while my wife and I...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We had this included as part of the Big Bus Tour. You get shoved into this boat where the lower deck is only used for staff to lounge around and smells of diesel. In the upper part, they make you sit in chairs and bring...More

3  Thank travel4love
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We can not give a review as this did not happen, we arrived at the habour with plenty of time to be told they had no booking for us and that they have not dealt with Nuzhath Ideas our contact for more than a year....More

1  Thank Johan B
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We arrived for our meal to be advised that they had not received our booking and it was not the first time it had happened. The contact number just rang and rang. We ended up paying another 300 AED for the pair of us to...More

2  Thank NicMCNZ
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I went to Abu Dhabi Dhow Cruise, it doesn't worth this amount of money. Food is awful, staff not very professional You can get better value for same money in AD elsewhere

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Dhow Corniche Cruise was a part of our Big Bus tour. It was the first thing we did as we wanted to experience sailing in a traditional Arabic boat. We weren't disappointed - the 'dhow' definitely looks 'medieval' - something that I dig. The...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went on the Dhow cruise, sat on the boat for two hours about 500 yards form our cruise ship, had a BBQ, the food and hygiene was comical, the toile was hanging off the edge of the boat, please don't waste you money

1  Thank Wilkinson847
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Nuzhath I, Public Relations Manager at Abu Dhabi Dhow Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hai Greetings from Nuzhath Ideas. The description that you told doesn't match our dhow. Seems you went in another boat. Thanks & regards Ajnaz Ameer

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