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Overview of Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa

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4.6 / 5Wonderful
691 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

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What's nearby

AirportDubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.)54 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace

    Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 506 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Twin Room, 1 Single Bed, Terrace

    Twin Room, 1 Single Bed, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 505 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Deluxe Suite

    Deluxe Suite

    Room amenities

    • 699 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite

    Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room

    Room

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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About this area

Dubai

Located in Dubai, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa is in the historical district. Local points of interest include Dubai International Endurance City.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dubai Autodrome - 40 min drive
  • Dubai Sports City - 41 min drive
  • Global Village - 41 min drive
  • Legoland® Dubai - 49 min drive
  • Ibn Battuta Mall - 52 min drive

Getting around

  • Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) - 54 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Al Hadeerah – Family restaurant offering Middle Eastern cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Al Forsan – Garden-view restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast and lunch daily.
  • Masala – Restaurant offering Indian cuisine. Serves dinner on selected days.
  • Le Dune – Restaurant offering Italian cuisine. Serves dinner daily.

About this property

Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa

Family-friendly hotel with 5 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools
5 restaurants, 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a swim-up bar are on-site. All 115 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with free wired Internet and 24-hour room service. Other amenities available to guests include satellite TV, minibars and coffee/tea makers.
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa offers 115 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.
2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a spa tub and a sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Satori spa has 6 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body wraps. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free valet parking
Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 5:30 AM
Airport shuttle on request
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11:00 AM: AED 150 for adults and AED 75 for children
5 restaurants
1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

2 outdoor pools
Archery
Bike hire
Children's pool
Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Hiking/biking trails
Horse riding/hire
Mountain biking
Playground
Sauna
Shopping
Hot tub
Steam room
Volleyball

Family friendly

2 outdoor pools
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free children's club
Free cots/infant beds
Free supervised childcare/activities
Laundry facilities
Playground
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Banquet hall
Free newspapers in reception
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Arabic
Chinese
English
Filipino
French
German
Hindi
Indonesian
Russian

Business services

Business centre
Meeting rooms

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Rooftop terrace

Spa

6 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage/treatment rooms
Outdoor treatment areas
Sauna
Steam room

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
Handrails in hallways
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
Wheelchairs available on site

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Couples dining
Designated smoking areas
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Free cots/infant beds
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

Films for purchase
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Safe
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 2 AM

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

  • Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6 AM to 5:30 AM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AED 150.0 per night.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: AED 20 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 150 for adults and AED 75 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 440 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AED 150.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets or service animals are allowed at this property.

Property is also known as

  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Endurance City
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Endurance City
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Dubai
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Dubai
  • Bab Al Shams Desert
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Spa
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Spa Dubai
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Spa
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa Hotel
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa Dubai
  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa Hotel Dubai
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.6

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
475
4 - Good
161
3 - Okay
35
2 - Mediocre
14
1 - Poor
6
4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

The service was perfect. The hotel and grounds were kept beautifully and it felt so restful and relaxing. The rooms were beautiful and the food at the restaurants was great. I would live to go back again.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

i like the fact that the resort is in the desert. We get to see the sunrise :D The place is clean

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very good and exotic hotel with a perfect breakfast!!😊

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities
  • Disliked: Cleanliness

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020