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Address: Halfmoon beach, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

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Half-moon

I have visited Al-Khobar city 1 year ago. I went to Half-moon beach. It is a wonderful beach and it's so good for swimming. Also there you can see a lot of crazy drivers are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 October 2016
Naif A
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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34 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall did not seem to be much interesting. Nothing much one can do at half moon beach. Not much eateries around where one can go and have good food.

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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97 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a famous beach outlet some 20 km from Al Khobar. Reviews are subjective, and from my perspective this would be that last place to visit, poor facilities and services all around (not talking about private beaches), which could be considered good due to lack of other options.

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Saudi Arabia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, it trashes a long ride to reach the beach. Second of all, there's not a single mosque or petrol pumb near the beach. And the beach is usually occupied by families who come to eat, so its dirty. I don't think I'll ever go there again.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

i had lots of fun i took a ride in a speed boat which was extremely fun at a beautiful evening .Its a very beautiful place to relax and spend time with family and friends

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have visited Al-Khobar city 1 year ago. I went to Half-moon beach. It is a wonderful beach and it's so good for swimming. Also there you can see a lot of crazy drivers are creeping up the sands. On the Half-moon you can try ridding a house. In my opinion I recommend this place to vista for Who is... More 

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a nice place to have out door activities. You and your Family will be Happy to be there enjoying the sea water. Water is Shallow for a quite distance and small kids can walk easily.

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very Good facilities for sitting with Family, Group for a party with toilet and water facilities, Very good and ample shades available

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Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
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304 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Half-Moon beach is few kms drive from Khobar city, along the coast-line. Perfect for families of expats and Saudis too, small enclosures are built with BBQ pit facility. Full of entertainment especially for kids like horse rides, buggies, food stall etc.

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Calgary, Canada
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123 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It's a place most expatriate families and local Saudis included spend their weekends, squatting in small enclosure built with a barbecue pit beside it.. when these structures are all occupied chaos starts in these beaches.. with families spreading mats and creating a enclosure of their own with sheets and then firing the barbecue... there is no discipline at all.. charcoal... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We visit this Beach last September 2016 (Hajj Vacation), the places with free cottages are full and the Beach where we usually go is guarded by patrol police where they will fine anybody who go swimming with 500sr. They said somebody died there that's why the place is closed and guarded by police. You need to go rent a hotel... More 

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