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Great day out

Very reasonably priced with a short, fast boat ride. Safe for children with shallow swimming areas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jason K
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Friends of ours took us to Al Dar islands for the day...what a blast, literally...The DJ had music... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
NorthStar824500
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Sitra Fishermans Port | Riyadh KSA, Manama Bahrain, Bahrain
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from US$100.00
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Al Dar in November 2014. We booked the Pearl diving excursion for our family, 3 adults and two children (ages 8 and 10). It was amazing!!! The diving was harder than I expected but our guide, Mohammad, helped us with patience and kindness....More

7  Thank Megan L
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

We had a very bad experience hiring Jetski. While returning back after half an hour ride our jet ski was slightly touched (I don't say hit because it was just touched) with another jetski parked. At first we did not take it very serious as...More

24  Thank Yriaz76
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very reasonably priced with a short, fast boat ride. Safe for children with shallow swimming areas and a play area. Beach cabana's are very reasonable and ideal for families as they offer shade. Be advised to take beach shoes as the sand is made up...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends of ours took us to Al Dar islands for the day...what a blast, literally...The DJ had music playing for the whole island, although to be fair, we were warned when we chose our recliners (rented at a very reasonable rate BTW). The warm water...More

1  Thank NorthStar824500
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is nice isolated beach from city, it will take 10 minuets boat ride to reach here, they have nice huts where you can rest, keep your belongings, barbecue, beach is nice, very good place for families and couples, they have shops for drinks and...More

Thank mummu2017
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This island is just off a few minutes by boat from the main land. Need to be there in advance so that you can get in early. Book the chalets for shade. Best part is you can take food onto the island or larger groups...More

2  Thank S S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Good day out. A short boat ride from the mainland on a government boat. Life vests provided. Need to take photo ID such as a passport or ID card. On the island there is a small bar as well as a restaurant. There are many...More

2  Thank D T
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This is the main cafe at Al Dar Island and whilst it’s limited on choice it’s very tasty food in generous portions. The burgers we had were delicious and served hot (with plentiful fries). We added tomato/onion & green salad and again these were plentiful...More

1  Thank EconomynotBusiness
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I recently visited Al Dar Island with my family.It was really a wonderful experience as the staff was cordial & the location was well maintained & cleaned.There were beautiful huts with a traditional sitting sofa with a bahraini style.infront of the beach.Jet ski,kayak rides. Nice...More

Thank promshri
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I went there a while ago on a high powered jet ski from the Bandar Club. Other people could take a small boat from the yacht club or the fishermans port. The Island is small and quite, nice place for relaxation and swimming around, not...More

1  Thank sec0ndStep
Reviewed 20 June 2018

it's one of best places in Bahrain for Enjoying and chilling,your enjoyment start with the sea taxi to the island and maintains with swimming and barbecue on the beach.

Thank mohamed_azouz
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Small island very nice friends n for families. restaurants volleyball and fishing spots. Visit there nice vip cottage. And many individuals huts with barbique facilities prayer room many more should have visit those who love smoke shisa n bar available too

Thank Arun Bir M
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jenzie1182
12 April 2018|
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Response from RoseJerry | Reviewed this property |
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Trustintrust
27 March 2018|
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Response from Angelo K | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, Al Dar can only be accessed by sea. But the good thing is that the trip is only 7 mins. and the sea is not rough between sitra and al dar. The other option will be to use a Jetsky but that would be a bit... More
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Harshita S
26 March 2018|
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Response from Angelo K | Reviewed this property |
You can contact the reservation desk on +973 1770 4600. The entrance charge to the island is BD3 per person. But the charges for the huts are BD15.
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