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    Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

    International Endurance City, 308th Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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          US$ 197
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          • Excellent67%
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          • Average7%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

          This review only reviews the outdoor pool area. We spent the day at Bab al Shams with the intention of relaxing in the sun and taking a break from the city. We were disappointed. Although a 5* hotel, the pool area doesn't live up to...More

          Thank TravellingRedFraggle
          Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

          Dear TravellingRedFraggle, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback about your stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are truly saddened to read that there were few areas throughout your stay which did not meet your...More

          Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

          Very good hotel and set of activities for us and our boys. One of the best "value for money" in terms of desert resorts in the UAE. Clean, organised and with various types of desert activities. Worth staying for a couple of days.More

          Thank Giulia R
          Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

          Dear Giulia R, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a very positive review of your stay here at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I am pleased to read that you loved your Easter Holidays experience with us especially with...More

          Reviewed 16 April 2017

          Great experience! Authentic Arabian Cuisine and very interactive stations for the food. We would highly recommend this place for anyone - well worth the drive to get there. Dining Al Fresco really adds to the experience.More

          Thank busyman269
          Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

          Dear busyman269, I am always pleased to receive a very kind feedback such as yours. My team and I are thrilled to read that you have thoroughly enjoyed your entire dining experience at Al Hadheerah Restaurant for it's authentic Arabian cuisine. Thank you for visiting...More

          Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

          This was a oasis in the desert! Spent a night in this hotel to experience a bit of the desert vibe as we have a baby and 7yo with us and can't really do a desert safari. Best decision! Hotel grounds were amazing and service...More

          Thank Olivia A
          Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

          Dear Olivia A, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a very positive review of your stay with us recently. I am pleased to read that you loved your entire experience here in Bab Al Shams. We are glad that you also...More

          Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

          We visited Bab Al Shams to cap a nine day trip in Dubai. It did not disappoint. The service, cleanliness, and beauty of this resort left us wishing we had more time in the beautiful UAE. One person who specifically stood out, was our Shisha...More

          Thank Max W
          Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

          Dear Max W, Thank you for your kind review! We truly appreciate your kind words about the resort's beauty, cleanliness, service and most especially about our staff. It's definitely a boost for us every time we read positive reviews such as this. We will be...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • 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
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hot Tub
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          • US$ 153 - US$ 672 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #7 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
          • #37 Spa Hotel in Dubai
          • #40 Business Hotel in Dubai
          • #47 Family Hotel in Dubai
          • #48 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
          • #53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
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          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 113
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          Nearby
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          .02 km away
          Al Hadheerah
          703 reviews
          .31 km away
          Al Forsan Restaurant
          60 reviews
          .08 km away
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          EveCork
          Cash or card* We are due to stay in October for our honeymoon...we are super excited!! We are half board so this includes breakfast and lunch however we need a bit of advice, would you recommend charging any bills to the room or paying by card or cash? Also how would tipping apply to each of the above options? Thanks, Ev
          6 May 2017|
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          Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
          Dear EveCork, First of all, thank you for choosing Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa to celebrate your upcoming honeymoon. Half board entitlement is being directly charged to the rooms - guests just need to sign the bill... More
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          What does half board include?
          28 April 2017|
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          Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
          Dear EveCork, Thank you for your interest in Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I am pleased to inform you that half-board package includes Breakfast and Lunch Buffet (food only) in our All day Dining Restaurant, Al... More
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          Cynthia M
          Hello - we are thinking of taking the option with the full board - what does this include? Wines/spirits/cocktails/cool drinks and it is food in any of the restaurtants?
          12 April 2017|
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          Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
          Dear Cynthia M, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. Please be informed that Full board package includes buffet meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner in our all day dining Al Forsan Restaurant... More
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