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Overview of Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa

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2 outdoor pools, open 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Terrace/patio
Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free wired Internet

Guest reviews

4.6/5 Wonderful
703 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

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What's nearby

Popular LocationDubai Autodrome41 min drive
Popular LocationDubai Expo 202042 min drive
Popular LocationIbn Battuta Mall49 min drive
AirportDubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.)54 min drive

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Terrace

    Room amenities

    • 47 sq m
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Suite

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Desert view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • UAE Residents Offer

    Room amenities

    • 37 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Dubai

Located in Dubai, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa is in the historical district. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Global Village - 41 min drive
  • Dubai Autodrome - 41 min drive
  • Dubai Expo 2020 - 42 min drive
  • Dubai Marina Mall - 48 min drive
  • Ibn Battuta Mall - 49 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Al Hadeerah — 1 min walk
  • Al Forsan — 1 min walk

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, plus free wired Internet and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, 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. Additionally, rooms include free newspapers and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

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 supervised childcare/activities
Laundry facilities
Playground

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Banquet hall
Free newspapers in reception
Gift shop/newsstand
No lifts

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

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

22-inch TV
Films for purchase
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Minibar

More

Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Safe
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 2 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

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 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubMastercardVisa

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)

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 may be 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.
    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • For traveller safety, the following measures are in place: social distancing measures are in place; contactless check-in and check-out are available; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • 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
One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
No pets and no 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
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Spa
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort Dubai
Bab Al Shams Desert Dubai

Guest reviews

4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
482
4 - Good
165
3 - Okay
35
2 - Mediocre
15
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, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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