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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

2,209 reviews
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“camel riding”(41 reviews)
“desert view”(33 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is beautiful, great facilities, out of the place kinda hotel, giant pools, romantic restaurants, my only negative comment was the spa. I've never had a similar experience in Dubai, before entering, you feel you're going to a beautiful and relaxing area but rather...More

Thank salma a
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ms. Salma, Thank you for staying at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are glad to receive your positive comments about the resort as a whole for its beautiful surroundings, great facilities and romantic food and beverage outlets. However, we deeply regret...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked to stay for two nights but had to leave after the first night. The room was too cold and we were given heating fan as the aircon is not working properly. The facility were basic and clearly over rated for what was stated...More

Thank Rajab K
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rajab, Thank you for staying with us here at Bab Al Shams and for taking the time to post your experience online. We are grateful for the attention to detail that you have given towards every aspect of your stay but at the same...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the luxurious places in Dubai , in the middle of the desert where you can really live in one of the 1000 nigh5s story , the place is great for families, I don't advice singles to go there since it's in remote area...More

Thank Ahmed1943
Response from Reuben M, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ahmed1943, Thank you for your perfect rating further to your recent stay at Bab Al Shams. We are glad to read that we have exceeded your expectations in all aspects and that you had an enjoyable experience with us. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is perfect for a getaway break. Food was amazing in that All Forsan restaurant, so many choices in the buffet, making a decision wasnt easy. The most impressive part was the friendly staff. They were all friendly and polite without being over the...More

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

Dear David, Thank you very much for your positive review of your recent visit with us at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are glad that you appreciated our products and services and that you especially enjoyed the dining experience at Al Forsan...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bab al shams was amazing. Me and my husband had an awesome time. All the workers were so kind and understanding. Lots of activities to do. We booked a jeeping ride through the desert at sunset and it was breathtaking. The resort is very clean...More

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

Dear Orli, Thank you for sharing your experience online following your recent stay at Bab Al Shams. I am delighted to read that we have met your expectations in most aspects of our services and that you left our resort fully satisfied. Your recognition of...More

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Awards & Recognition
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
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
USD 179 - USD 1,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#41 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#50 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 179 - USD 1,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#41 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#50 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Lukman A
25 January 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
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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king_creosote
18 January 2018|
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Response from Reuben M | Property representative |
Dear king_creosote, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. In general, during winter season, from November to May, the resort has always high occupancy especially on Thursdays and Fridays being on... More
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One71
5 November 2017|
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Dear One71, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are pleased to inform you that complimentary Wi-Fi connection will be available in the entire resort premises during your stay. Thank... More
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"great location in the desert in Dubai"
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