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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Bab al Shams resort the last week week of June for 2 nights. It seemed to be a quiet week so check in was easy no issues. We left The Palm to the resort by taxi which cost 130dhs and took...More

Thank Wendy1997
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our second time to visit Bab Al Shams Desert and Spa i Dubai. Beautiful Arab style building and decoration make us feel like in paradise. And the best impression should refer to staff service. They treat us like their friends. Especially when we...More

Thank merry k
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear Merry, Thank you for staying with us again here at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in our hotel and our facilities. I am extremely delighted to read your positive comments with regards to the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Bab Al Shams. The staff was so kind and helpful. They anticipated our every need and they addressed us by name. I was most impressed. The food was delicious. The breakfast buffet gave us a chance to try Emirati dishes...More

Thank Mary Jane W
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mary Jane, Thank you for your perfect rating further to your recent stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are glad that we have exceeded your expectations in all aspects and that you had an enjoyable experience with us. Furthermore, it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent an evening there, watching the sunset from the rooftop bar and dining afterwards. I can easily say that this was at truly magical place. The rooftop bar, the shisha, the service, the man playing oud in the sunset, the food, the dining area...More

Thank 84marinaw
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear 84marinaw, I am very pleased to read your positive review from your recent visit with us at Al Sarab Rooftop Lounge. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and recommend us on TripAdvisor. Indeed Al Sarab offers the city’s most authentic...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband took me to Bab Al Shams Dubai last weekend to celebrate my birthday. It’s approximately 45 mins drive from downtown dubai. I was surprised that you can still find a secluded desert castle within the city. We arrived at the hotel around 12pm....More

Thank Venice L
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Venice, Belated happy birthday to you! Thank you for choosing Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa to celebrate such a special occasion with us. I do appreciate you for taking time and sharing your amazing experience in the resort with so many details....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)
Wheelchair Access
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$158 - US$596 (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
#47 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#54 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#55 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$596 (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
#47 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#54 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#55 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Sally N
15 July 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
Dear Sally, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. As per the weather forecast, it will be sunny during the last 3 days of August, however, weather is generally unpredictable as it can change in a... More
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Cheri_lovestotravel
16 June 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
Dear Cheri_lovestotravel, First of all, thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. Please be informed that from Dubai, a taxi will cost you approx AED 140 depending on the point of origin. Kindly... More
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tlisse
28 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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"If you book a terrace room, ask for one with a desert view"