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Relaxing Place

It's a cool and nice relaxing place for the family to spend time. A small picnic and photography... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2019
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Good road trip

Wonderful spot to visit ...Especially in winter. Make sure to be well prepared to enjoy in the water

Reviewed June 5, 2019
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Al Shuwaihat island is one of the best beach to enjoy the beach experience witk crystal clear water surrounded by red panelled rock mountains. Calm and quite shore brings a different experience. Best ppace for camping at night and BBQ. Take the left from the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 383shabeerh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear frnds from dubai try to travel at 2am then you can reach there at 5.30am before the sun rise ..Take amazing pictures has some fun in sea water then back .dont forget to take extra clothes to change ....

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have visited this wonderful island last week which is just 3 and half hours drive from dubai but really worth visiting .This is a place with superb scenic beauty ,also we could take a speedboat ride onto the ocean at affordable cost of aed 20...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank khushi m
Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

It's a cool and nice relaxing place for the family to spend time. A small picnic and photography place. Directions to the place are a bit confusing.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank semonad
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Can say like this place is one of the hidden treasures, it's worth visiting and can give one a very different experience and views. The place is basically covered with different types of rocks and by the beach side this views looks great and makes...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank mithunraj_88
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful spot to visit ...Especially in winter. Make sure to be well prepared to enjoy in the water

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank nandakumarnm
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Best place to relax after a 3hrs long drive towards silha border Abu Dhabi. Breathtaking view, the sound of waves smashing on rocks, the splashes, the air 🥰🥰, the place is blessed with a beautiful ocean view. Good place for camping, bbq, although no Washrooms...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank syedtaimourali
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Have visited the site on January 2019. We were not the only ones there, so we thought it is okay to spend some time there, however, on Saturday morning the government official approached us and other groups to inform that it is a private area,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
18  Thank SigitaK8
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

The scenery here is beautiful. It’s definitely worth the trip. You can use a GPS to get to the island. Once you’re on the island you will see a tiny mosque on the left. Behind that there is a long gate around a large mountain/dune...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank alexduhon
Reviewed December 30, 2018

We started our trip at 9.30am from Dubai, driving 385km to the Island. We reached around 1.45pm. The scenery of the beach and the island from far away made us exciting. But when we reached the Island, it was really difficult to spot where exactly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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March 13, 2019|
Response from cbm_deven | Reviewed this property |
Not i am aware of. You have to rely on general weather forecast for the day. Also, its an isolated place with nothing nearby for few kms
Jyothaz U
November 25, 2018|
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Response from Afra A | Reviewed this property |
Camping is illegal
Aparŋa C
November 9, 2018|
Response from 2011passer_by | Reviewed this property |
Hi Aparna! There are ways to get closer to water, some smaller roads will even show on map. Roads are pretty good and you can make it in a sedan easily. You need to pretty much keep straight to reach the nicest shore once... More