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Shams Hotel

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Awesome.. Best place to relax, calm down and find inner peace.. The atmosphere is not comparable to any other place .. People are very nice and welcoming .. Food is great .. I have been coming to shams hotel since 2014 and i will continue visting this place

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Thank Karim E
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Karim, we love our place too, and we love to share atmosphre and calmness of it with our guests. Hope you had a good time. You are welcome any time. More 

Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Fourth time to stay in Shams hotel. It’s an amazing hotel, simple and clean. The hotel is located in the heart of the city. Friendly Staff, very nice food and reasonable prices. And it’s recommended for anyone looking for some relaxation.

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Thank MuhammadLSeddawy
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Muhammad, big thank you for nice review. 2nd home reviews are our favourite ones and most importantly motivating to keep working and improving. We hope to see you soon More 

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

It was amazing Vacation Shams staff were friendly, location is the best thing about staying there Shams in the middle of Dahab and all the shops are near by.also they offering bicycle for rent. i made tow fantastic dives with Shams the owner it was a really nice vacation.

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Thank Khaled M
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Khaled, we are glad you had a good time and fantastic dives. It was our pleasure to have you. Please come back any time. Best regards More 

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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is at the very heart of Dahab which is excellent. Very nice food and reasonable prices. Even its reception toilets and shower rooms are the cleanest I have seen in Dahab. Right outside the gate is a 24 hours super market on the right side, and an excellent grilled kebabs restaurant on the left side. Please notice that... More 

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Thank Ahmed M
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Ahmed, thank you for nice review. Yes, we try to keep it simple but clean and maintained as much as we can. We are glad you had a good time and we wish to see you soon again. Best regards More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is my 1st stay at Shams Hotel, the Place was delightful and clean, its recommended for anyone looking for some relaxation. The food served in their restaurant was fresh and tasty.The view of the restaurant on the sea was awesome. Worth mentioning,The owner of the place is very decent and has amazing experience in hospitality.

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Thank Marwan E
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Marwan, thank you for your kind review. We are working hard to deliver our best and we are glad you enjoyed. Please come back any time. More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Our stay was very enjoyable. The hotel is located in a secluded area in the heart of the city. The Staff were extremely plesent and helpful and made us feel at home, the view from the hotel was amazing and directly on the sea border .. looking forward to our next stay

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Thank Heba H
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Heba, for you short but very nice review. We are glad you had a good time and if you felt like home, than we are more than happy! You are welcome any time More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Good place to stay in , rooms are clean , friendly staff... Place is in the center of dahab easy to move through from there to any place .. Food is good a little bit late in break fast but overall a very good one .

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Thank Eslam F
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Eslam, thank you for your rating. We are here for you any time, please come to visit again. Best regards More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Place is really fantastic and clean Recommended for everyone looking relaxation Staff more than helpful,pets are allowed Food is really tasty specially grilled chicken and pasta Breakfast by the sea specially shams breakfast was really delicious

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello from Dahab, thank you very much for your time to review us. It's great to know you left satisfied and happy and we hope to see you again More 

Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is my second time at Shams in Dahab. I still love the location, staff are mostly friendly and helpful. Food is still good. But last year I felt there was more attention. My room wasnt cleaned once in 5 days this time. the bed sheets didnt get changed as well, nor the toilet basket was emptied. We didnt get... More 

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Thank Engy G
Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello. Im sorry you didnt our place as good as last year but we will do our best to fix what's not right. Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad you care and we do to! Best regards More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Very nice, clean, and relaxing place. I have stayed there more than once and I never left the place disappointed. The owner of the place is a very decent and welcoming person. The food served in their restaurant is very clean and tasty. The view of the restaurant on the sea is awesome. I have tried staying in many other... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shams Hotel & Dive Centre – the premier budget accommodation catering for rec, tec and CCR divers in Dahab. Shams Hotel recently opened in 2006 and comprises two stylish accommodation facilities. Designed in an oriental style, the hotel is located right in the heart of touristic Mashraba in Dahab, about 15 metres away from the shores of the gorgeous Red Sea. We welcome you in our airy and scenic reception area, where you can check out our latest dive trips, safaris, entertainment options and selection of books to escape right there... right now! Between the hotel and the beach, comfortable Bedouin-style seating and chilling areas enable you to enjoy breakfast whilst contemplating the harmony of the rolling waves on the ocean... feet in the water, or just about. The hotel is kept small, with a friendly feel and atmosphere, and offers a total of 20 single, double or triple rooms. The accommodation options are divided between 14 standard hotel rooms located at ground or first level, and 6 wooden bungalows. Most rooms present a sea or a mountain view, and are just perfect for your ideal romantic escape to the delightful sea resorts of Egypt. Families are groups are well-catered after too... trust us to make your vacation eventful or restful, just as you wish it to be! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shams Hotel

Address: Al Mashraba Street, Dahab, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Dahab
Price Range: $29 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shams Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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