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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   International Endurance City, 308th Rd | P.O Box 8168, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have now stayed here twice, once just myself and my husband and the 2nd time we took our 2 year old son with us to celebrate my husband's 30th and what an amazing place for a couple or families! Definately will be back before the end of the year for my 30th! Ideal location, away from every day life... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fantastic retreat, away from the hustle and bustle of the city of Dubai...It was my Wife's Birthday and I wanted to surprise her for a 2 night get away...needless to say, it was well received!! We both had a Spa treatment, which was equally well received... Bab Al Sham's is certainly worth a visit, and it certainly gets a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stay just one night for our wedding anniversary. All stuffs are very kind and they made us compliment. They send us a cake, fruits, chocolate and special date for the celebration. Our room is very nice wiev of desert and pool.

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent stay with us at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are delighted that we have been successful in achieving the high standards of timely and quality service delivery Bab Al Shams is renowned for during your entire stay. Once again, thank you for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I honestly can't compliment this resort enough from the welcome to the checkout everything was simply fabulous the hospitality displayed and attention to detail was unparalleled in any of the hotels I stayed at during my honeymoon. I would like to thank Bab Al Shams for making the start of my honeymoon a relaxing and indulging experience. I hope to... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing this very kind review about your recent experience at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa here in TripAdvisor. It feels great to learn that you had enjoyed your stay with us. Once again, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you to the resort... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice atmosphere Highly recommend the outdoor BBQ meal and show, we really enjoyed this and the food was fantastic Staff always happy to help Only downside was I was embarrassed as I had booked this as a surprise for my husband for his birthday (which they knew) its had cost me 6000DHS which is roughly $1600 for one night stay... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experiences during your recent stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I greatly appreciate your comments but at the same time I am obviously disappointed to read that you experienced certain shortcomings during your stay which. We have noted your comments and necessary... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for two days and had the most relaxing time ever!! We just needed to get out of Dubai for two days and this is the place to go if your in the mood for lazing around the pool all day with a cold beer in your hand!! Food is great, Pool bar staff really went out of there... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa on Trip Advisor. We are happy to read that you have had a relaxing stay in our resort and seen the true hospitality that we offer. I will definitely share your feedback with the team and we look... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned after 3 days of relaxation in the desert here at bab al shams. If you want some 'downtime' away from the hassle of Dubai this is the place for you - the hotel is in the middle of no where - so the option of full board is probably worth the extra The staff are wonderful from when... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for posting a review in TripAdvisor with regards to your second visit to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We appreciate your positive feedback about the room and swimming pool and especially with the way you were handled by our colleague Romeio from Satori Spa. Once again, thank you for your support and continued patronage.... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We, my partner and I- stayed for a full week in a deluxe room half board.7th-14th September 2014. I've known about this hotel for about 9 years and always wanted to visit it. I only wish I'd visited it two years or more before, when it was still part of the jumerai hotel group,of which the Burj is part of,... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing this very kind review about your recent experience at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa here in TripAdvisor. It feels great to learn that you had enjoyed your stay with us. We really appreciate your very positive feedback specially with the way you were taken cared of by our colleagues. I will personally... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second stay for us but not the last!! Perfect place where you want to go again and again Relax, quiet, paradise to relax and enjoy your holidays A special thank to sajjad Walter at al forsan who si very professionnal and welcome us always with à beautiful smile The bab al sham s team is perfect (pool bar// al sarab/... More

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Once again, thank you for choosing to stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa and it was indeed a great pleasure having you with us. I am delighted to read that you had a memorable stay and thank you so much for your comments on our service and people especially Sajjad from Al Forsan Restaurant. We... More

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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my 2nd visit to this lovely Oasis. Just love the ambiance very authentic Arabic. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Food was great, bar at the swimming was great with friendly staff. Best place to relax and enjoy. I will come back to this place over and over again.

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Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent stay with us at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the ambience, food, swimming pool and most especially the friendliness and helpfulness of our staff. Once again, thank you for recommending Bab Al Shams Desert Resort... More

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Additional Information about Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

Address: International Endurance City, 308th Rd | P.O Box 8168, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 113
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