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Shams Hotel

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Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 18 July 2016

you are really going to like this place, its more that just a hotel you feel like in home everyone and everything is friendly and familiar. play, dance, eat, drink and prepare yourself for a movie night.

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello from Shams, thank you very much for your review, we are here for you any time. Looking forward to meet you again. Best regards

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

There's something special about the place, the stuff, food , the rooms, the cozy atmosphere..all sum up to make this hotel one of the best in dahab.. if u go once u'll definitly go again n again.. the restaurant serves excellent food.. the place is also pet friendly which u dont find alot in dahab .. its in a quiet...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Salma, thank you very much for your review. We are very happy to know you had a great time and we hope you return back to Shams Hotel & Dive Centre soon again. Best regards from Dahab

San Jose, California
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Every time I come to dahab I choose Shams hotel because it exceeds my expectations. The room, the staff, the owner, the restaurant, the beach, the diving team and more. I come for relaxation, quiet time, enjoying the seaview, having nice and delicious breakfasts next to seawater, and good dinners. I find all this and more in a warm and...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello again and thank you. It is not always easy to fulfil expectations of our guest and we are very happy to know we did well and you had a pleasant stay. Best regards from Dahab, we hope to see you soon again.

Amman, Jordan
Reviewed 14 July 2016

If Im thinking to go to dahab this will be my place to stay and dive rooms is very nice and some with Amazing sea view, breakfast is really good and the most important for me i feel safe when I'm diving with them.

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello from Dahab, thank you for your reivew. You are welcome any time.

Dahab, Egypt
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The crew is very friendly and helpful, the rooms are clean and comfortable with AC and room cleaning upon request. You can enjoy a wonderful breakfast at their restaurant by the sea and relax there as well. It's close to the market as well so double win. Free Wi-Fi access with great speed, you can rent snorkeling equipment (or dive...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Noor for your kind words. We are very glad you and your cats had a good time and we hope to see you all again. Best regards from Dahab

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

It's a wonderful place very nice view of a place helps to relax the place well organized and lacks anything rooms It's always clean and organized, and the crew is really great, and I love this place and I will go there every month if you are looking for serenity and relaxation I advise you to go to him without...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Mostafa. We are very glad you love our place as we do and we are looking forward to meet you again. Best regards from Shams Hotel & Dive Centre

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming and helpful crew Awesome view Anything you might need is near; restaurants, café, pharmacy, minimarket,...and most important beach and diving centers. It needs a minimum three day vacation to enjoy activities you can experience.

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Kareem, thank you very much for your comment. We are very glad to hear you had a pleasant stay and wish to see you soon again. Best regards from Shams Hotel

Reviewed 8 July 2016

An award of excellence must be granted for this hotel......great food, great view the room is great and the staff is amazingly hospitable i strongly recommend the mushroom steak its awesome i just had this plate the best ever in dahab hats off to mohamed shams the owner you did a great job keep it up cant wait for my...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Hisham, because of your very kind review and other guests who rated us, we are very proud to receive 3 Awards of Excellence in 2016 and recently we became #1 hotel on TripAdvisor. We are very glad to know you had a good time and we wish to see you soon again with your family and friends. Best...

Reviewed 7 July 2016

Travelling to Dahab is such a lovable experience to my heart but what made it a whole new experience this time was staying at Shams'.... I loved how clean and neat the place is.....It looks simple yet it's elegantly decorated and furnished where every piece is selected with great taste... Everywhere you go you are looked after with true passion...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Heba, we are very glad to know you had a great time at our place. You are welcome any time and we hope you return back to us soon again. Best regards from Dahab.

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The rooms are clean and the view is also amazing, it's place is very good just infront of the sea you may see the sea from your balacony, it's in slightly quite area there is no noise that make you relax

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and rating. We are glad you find your peace at Shams Hotel and hope to see you soon. Best regards from Shams Hotel

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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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 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shams Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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