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Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel especially the way the rooms take you back in tube. The bath tub was the best feature and so was the super king size bed. The pools however could be a bit cleaner and a bit colder and the prices of the...More

Thank toufice2016
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded September 14, 2016

Dear toufice2016, Many thanks for reviewing us! I was happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at the Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa and we all hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Mohamed Aghoury, General Manager

Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in the middle of Desert .very unique hotel the rooms are amazing and clean Food and beverage is very good with very heigh quality and different cuisines Big five to the management and staff

Thank mahmels
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded September 14, 2016

Dear mahmels, Thanks for reviewing us and for your kind words. It was good to see that you had an enjoyable stay with us and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Mohamed Aghoury, General Manager

Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

We visited Bab Al Shams 4 years ago and decided to go again recently for a family stay. Check in was smooth and prompt. Our room was ready prior to to check in time so we got in early. The pool facilities are good. However...More

Thank mls118
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded September 14, 2016

Dear mls118, Thanks for your review! I was disappointed to hear that some aspects of your stay were not so great. Please accept my apologies for the service shortfalls you encountered during your time here. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back to...More

Reviewed September 13, 2016

Everyone raves about Bab Al Shams but I'm sorry to say that, while it's certainly very nice, it doesn't tick enough boxes with me to get a 4* or 5* rating. Something's missing and I can't put my finger on what it is. Perhaps it's...More

Thank BellsDubai
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded September 14, 2016

Dear BellsDubai, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience regarding your stay at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. I appreciate your valuable feedback but obviously, I am disappointed to read that your experience was not up to your...More

Reviewed September 12, 2016

The location of the hotel is just perfect for everyone seeking solitude and peace. The staff are extraordinarily friendly and helpful. Room and swimming pool as well as yoga courses were a delight in my search for relaxation and anti-stress holidays. I thank everyone with...More

Thank Sarah J
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SpaResponded September 14, 2016

Dear Sarah J, Very many thanks for your review! It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and I was happy to hear that you had a great stay with us! I do hope that we'll have the pleasure of welcoming you back...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$168 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#45 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$168 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Dubai
#40 Business Hotel in Dubai
#44 Family Hotel in Dubai
#45 Spa Hotel in Dubai
#53 Romantic Hotel in Dubai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Dubai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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tlisse
April 27, 2018|
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Dear tlisse, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. Though isolated from the busy world around it, Bab Al Shams remains easily accessible, and is a mere 45-minute drive from both Dubai and Abu... More
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jyhan1007
March 5, 2018|
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Dear Jyhan1007, First of all, thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. As we are not in the position to compare our resort to other companies, hence, we therefore prefer to highlight our... More
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Lukman A
January 24, 2018|
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Dear Lukman, Thank you for your interest to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa. We do have great selection of food and beverage outlets in the resort. Some offer ala carte and the others offer buffets for lunch and dinner... More
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