86.0% Based on 2778 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the comfortable beds at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa. During your stay, you'll be close to Dubai International Endurance City. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking and 3 outdoor pools are available. This 5-star hotel has 115 rooms over 2 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free wired Internet and a sofa bed.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with sofa beds, 24-hour room service and satellite TV
  • Free WiFi in some public areas
  • Free valet parking
  • Drinking and dining options include a restaurant, a swim-up bar and a poolside bar
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the 3 outdoor pools or soak in the spa tub
  • Treat yourself to facials, aromatherapy or manicures and pedicures at satori spa
  • Services include babysitting, a free kids' club and dry cleaning/laundry
  • On-site recreation includes a health club, a steam room and a sauna
  • Guests share positive feedback about the dining, from the restaurant and breakfast to the bar
  • 2.1 miles (3.5 km) from Dubai International Endurance City and 26.2 miles (42.2 km) from Dubai Autodrome
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee

Superior King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£121 per night

Superior Room (Special Offer)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Terrace King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

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86.0% of guests recommend out of 2774 reviews

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About the Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa

Location Al Qudra Road, Dubai, Dubai 8168

Property Features

Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, 3 the outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A swim-up bar and A bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre and a limo/town car service. A kid's pool, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are also featured at the luxury Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa. A round-trip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Free valet parking is available. This 5-star Dubai hotel is smoke free.

  • 115 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Bar or lounge
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Supervised kid's activities (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • On-site shopping
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools -3
  • Children's pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Sofa bed
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) (73.8 km / 45.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

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, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary 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.

  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily.

Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa has a restaurant on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

3 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.

  • Playground on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Archery on site
  • Mountain biking on site

Spa Services

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.

  • Number of treatment rooms 6
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

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.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 6 AM to 5:30 AM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: AED 1600.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: AED 750.00 (from 9 to 17 years old)
  • Tourism fee: AED 20.00 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AED 130 for adults and AED 65 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AED 440 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • 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

You should know

  • Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.