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Nice place to relax with family and friends on weekends!

Visited the place during summer. Even though there wasn't much water in the dam, the beauty of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Must visit place

A must visit place in Dubai..Amazing view and you can do kayaking and different types of boat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the place during summer. Even though there wasn't much water in the dam, the beauty of the place was amazing.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank amar7247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Hatta dam twice with a group of over 10 people. The place if beautiful, there is lots of water in the Dam. There are various kinds of boating options available at the Dam such as kayak, paddle boats, doughnut boats and tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Mohammed B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit place in Dubai..Amazing view and you can do kayaking and different types of boat activities....An escape place from the busy city life and there is an option to stay called Hata sedr trailer ( for couples) will be unique experience..

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank dutravelfood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hatta Dam----worth to visit in UAE.. It was my ever first family visit to this location since 2010. It was a rush day because of Friday, weather was cool, temperature was 21 Celsius only, nice arrangements for tourist by the police, wide car parking area.......More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank iloveuae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place for a family picnic and outdoor activities. The boat rides are great - a little expensive though but a great experience overall. During the winter months, dress warmly as it can get chilly by the time evening sets in. No bathrooms here,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Saira G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view is fabulous you will love taking a lot of pictures there and don't forget to rent the pedal it's very tiring by the way!!! You will not be able to continue for the rented hour which is minimum ... The only concern that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yasser F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb view of the mountain contrasted with the turquoise blue water of the dam! You can rent a kayak or pedal boat and enjoy the serene landscape. Try to avoid the afternoons during the weekends as it can get pretty busy; go early morning for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nada M
Reviewed 15 December 2018

It's definitely a must visit when in Dubai. A vast contrast to the rest of the UAE and so unexpected. The canoe paddle on the Dam was relaxing with great views of the mountains around the dam.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Grant G
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

I fall in love with this place away from city and we can have some picnic around the area. We find some local shop for food. I don’t recommend to go weekend much if you wanna avoid for weekends. You can do canoeing and some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travellayover
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Hatta Dam is a marvelous spot for the travelers. A dam covered with mountain attracts the visitors. Several type of water based activities like boats, pedal boats etc are available there. Now a days weekends seems rush with visitors, so plan the visit on working...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 383shabeerh
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2 January 2019|
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Response from shrinidhi123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Pets are allowed despite a sign board put up that says pets not allowed. Dogs do get a life jacket and can be accompanied on the boats. I have seen this for small breeds. However i have not seen this for larger breeds... More
Richard M
26 December 2018|
Response from Annushae N |
Its within in dubai so need for visa or passport. You can go by any car, 4x4 not necessary.
22 December 2018|
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Response from Shamina L | Reviewed this property |
Go as early in the morning as possible, you will get best views and less queue for boating.