We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village

Travelers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

280 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 225: English reviews
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel, I going to have my holiday in shark's Bay umbi , wood room is my best room, very close to the beach and very clean , restaurant are very good, I love to eat in shark's Bay restaurant, bedouin sitting to have your coffee and your shish..

Helpful?
Thank Gabaly A
UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing this review. Glad you had a good holiday with us. More 

Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Great diving trip. The lunches on the boat were as satisfying as the dives. The rooms are nice, but you should always use the curtains around the bed. The receptionist is helpful with the arrangements. The breakfasts and the dinners of the hotel restaurant weren't so great.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank akgandalf1
UmbiSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and we take note of your comments about breakfast. More 

Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

Had a really nice time here and would love to come back and do a liveaboard cruise. The staff is very friendly and professional. The prices were really good. We went during the summer season which meant it was a small group of people. Could really recommend going here in the summer if you like to have chilled out vacation.... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank fredrikl393
UmbiSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and happy to know you enjoyes your time with us. Thistlegorm next time! More 

Northumberland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

A friendly and homely place, retains a charm of it's own. Great diving!!!! The dive staff are skilled and helpful as are the boat captains and crew. We have been visiting for 15 years and many of the staff are still there, a testament to the happiness of the whole place.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank Barbara L
UmbiSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Sharks Bay Umbi. Hope you are planning another visit soon! More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

After much research looking for an alternative to bland soulless resorts, found this place for my 2nd visit to Sharm and been going back ever since. They own the jetty next to the hotel, meaning that instead of having to get picked up at your hotel, taken to your dive centre, wait for all the other divers to arrive, get... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank BrookseaK
UmbiSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review on Sharks Bay Umbi. We will take note of some of the improvements you mentioned and see what we can. Look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

Biel, Switzerland
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Very quiet, lovely and familiar place. Good diving center, daily diving leaving from own jetty (no long transfers to public jetty), great liveaboards! Very nice Restaurant with excellent seafood and a lovely Bedouin Tent to relax with a Shisha and tea.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank Sandrita1607
SHARKSBAYUMBI, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write this review and so glad you enjoyed your holiday with us. More 

L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Our experience with Sharks Bay Umbi was very pleasant and comfortable . Surely we repeat . The welcome was good and the treatment received by Shama was incredible . It was an unforgettable trip and satisfaction was enormous. Servivio treatment and received on the boat was very good and friendly. Very good food and perfect and clean rooms. The only... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank Angel B
SHARKSBAYUMBI, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thank you for this lovely review of Sharks Bay Umbi. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

Florence, Italy
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

It's a quiet and relaxing place. The rooms have spectacular sea views of the bay, especially those on top floors. They are functional and comfortable though simple. The beach is clean and well organized. The diving center is friendly and professional. They really do the utmost to keep you satisfied, taking you to new diving sites. We also enjoyed the... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank Fiore S
SHARKSBAYUMBI, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

.....and we look forward to you coming back. Thank you! More 

Rome, Italy
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Fourth time in Sharks Bay, dream atmosphere as usual. Wonderful people, food and sea. Not a touristic village, simply a hotel on the beach with the plus of restauran, bar, facilities. Rooms in pure wooden furniture

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank Massimo R
SHARKSBAYUMBI, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review of Sharks Bay Umbi and hope to see you for your 5th visit soon :-) More 

Baldock, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

This is the best of the best in the Sharm area . Boat diving and Beach diving and the best for diving the reefs in and around the Sharm area. It is also the best place for access to all the wrecks in and around Ras Mohamed. It is also the best and nearest for boat trips up the Gulf... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank 007-ken-007
SHARKSBAYUMBI, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village, responded to this review

Thanks for this lovely review. Come back soon.... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

575 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (321)
Viewed
View from Room (38)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (43)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (51)
Viewed
Room/Suite (30)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (148)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (170)
Viewed
Amenities (23)
Viewed
Beach (11)
Viewed
Beach Cabin (12)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
Second Standard Room (16)
Viewed
Standard Room (19)
Viewed
Suite (26)
Viewed
The Hotel (29)
Viewed
Third Standard Room (16)
Viewed
View Hut (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (84)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (8)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (56)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Sharm El Sheikh hotels
5.0 mi away
Oonas Dive Club Hotel
Oonas Dive Club Hotel
#61 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
4.5 of 5 stars 384 reviews
1.6 mi away
Amar Sina Village
Amar Sina Village
#135 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
3.5 of 5 stars 803 reviews
0.2 mi away
Turquoise Beach Hotel
Turquoise Beach Hotel
#171 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
3.5 of 5 stars 163 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.3 mi away
Lido Sharm Hotel
Lido Sharm Hotel
#42 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
4.5 of 5 stars 1,086 reviews
3.3 mi away
Sharm Club Resort
Sharm Club Resort
#69 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
4.5 of 5 stars 545 reviews
1.5 mi away
Ocean Club Hotel
Ocean Club Hotel
#175 of 231 in Sharm El Sheikh
3.5 of 5 stars 357 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique in the area, Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village is a friendly, relaxing place that still maintains the feel of how Sharm used to be before the arrival of large scale tourism. The Diving Village has a well-equipped dive centre, its own private jetty and a fleet of five boats. There is also a seafood restaurant, beach bar and a full range of water sports. The accommodation ranges from budget View Huts and Beach Cabins to the individually styled Bedouin Village ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village

Address: PO Box 275, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Sharm El Sheikh
Price Range: $20 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village 2*
Number of rooms: 70
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, Agoda and Odigeo so you can book your Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village Hotel Sharm El Sheikh
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#52 Top resorts Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#71 Romantic Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
#76 On the Beach Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay