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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the name suggest its real gateway to sunset ....a calm and unique arabian boutique resort with 115rooms and very soothing restaurants like Al Harab rooftop ...a perfect venue for couples or friends who will look for such settings in the background...with the live local...More

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Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear rajeshr5273, Thank you for visiting Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I am delighted to receive your review and thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback regarding your recent stay I am also pleased to know you had...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just amazing oasis hotel complex located less than one hour drive from Dubai. This 5 star hotel has everything You want from this getaway place. Restaurants, pool area and etc. Super nice for couples. Totally recommended!!More

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Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear T11N, Thank you for posting your amazing review on Trip Advisor following your recent stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I am truly delighted to know that you were impressed with the overall concept of the resort particularly with a wide...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loooved this place. The infinity pool that leads to the desert, the oriental romantic design and atmosphere, the rooftop restaurant from where tou can watch the sunset over the desert, the good service. Special thanks to Sajjad and Grigore!More

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Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for having stayed at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I do appreciate you for taking the time to share your amazing feedback. I am glad that you fully enjoyed your experience with us particularly due the romantic overall atmosphere...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic few days here as part of a trip to stay with friends in Dubai, we gave them a break from us and came here to relax. Beautiful place, wonderful service! The buffet lunch (and breakfast for that matter) at Al Forsan is...More

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Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PretendScientist, Thank you for staying with us here at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. it was a pleasure to have you here with us. It is gratifying to note that you appreciated the selection of our restaurants and enjoyed your dining experience...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unless you're really new in Dubai and have not been to any other desert resorts and absolutely want to, then i would avoid Bab Al Shams. Not too far out from the city the hotel it self is nothing impressive, particularly by comparison to alternatives...More

Thank Kay T
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kay, First of all, thank you for having chosen to stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I do appreciate the time you have taken to share your feedback. Please allow me to extend my sincerest apologies for having fallen short of...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 147 - US$ 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#45 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 147 - US$ 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#45 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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tlisse
27 April 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
Dear tlisse, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. Though isolated from the busy world around it, Bab Al Shams remains easily accessible, and is a mere 45-minute drive from both Dubai and Abu... More
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jyhan1007
5 March 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
Dear Jyhan1007, First of all, thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. As we are not in the position to compare our resort to other companies, hence, we therefore prefer to highlight our... More
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Lukman A
24 January 2018|
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Dear Lukman, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We do have great selection of food and beverage outlets in the resort. Some offer ala carte and the others offer buffets for lunch and dinner... More
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Room Tips
"Balcony rooms"
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"I was with the children and the regular room with two beds and the extra loft area was great!"
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"Watch the sunset at Al Sarab rooftop bar"
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"Our terrace room overlooked the drop-off area at the hotel's entrance. Visitors may wish to request rooms..."
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