The Bab Al Shams Dubai is one of the finest five star luxury resorts that is located in the middle of the desert and in the midst of the dunes and sands of Dubai. It is the perfect hotel that offers ultimate luxury away from the hustle and bustle of Dubai. An exclusive resort, that has a relatively a low profile, it is surrounded by the beautiful and gently sloping sands and dunes and natural landscapes of the desert. The Bab Al Shams Dubai provides its guests a traditional feel and perfect experience of a desert that remains true to its heritage and culture and retains the sophistication of Dubai and the UAE.
The literal translated version of the Bab Al Shams Dubia means “gateway to the sun” and this hotel truly lives up to its name. The building has been designed with an Arabic fort setting around the oasis. Everything is picturesque about this Dubai hotel – the walls inside, the shaded courtyards, water features and walkways and the cool shelter. It is a perfect ambiance for relaxing and spending great time with a loved one.
Located close to the Dubai International Endurance City, the hotel is 40 minuets drive from main Dubai city and 45 minutes approximately from the Dubai International Airport. The close proximity of this hotel to some of the main locations of the city makes it a perfect place for accommodation for those just wishing to dip in. People who seek a unique desert experience within their easy reach and means can opt for this fabulous five star luxury resort for an ideal holiday. Offering the optimum level of comfort and sources of entertainment, the experience at this hotel can be further enhanced by its magnificence, splendor and history. The lush gardens, beautiful fountains and stone alleyways pacing the way to the guest rooms gives the rustic flavor of Arabian style.
Guests can have an amazing time in this Dubai hotel with different activities to keep them busy, desert view by horse, camel or jeep are some of the most favorite activities offered by this hotel. There are some on-site activities as well, such as croquet, falconry and archery. Young and enthusiastic guests can explore and enjoy the Sinbad’s Kids Club with a shaded pool especially designed for the children. The hotel features 115 well decorated guestrooms. All the modern amenities, such as televisions with satellite channels and internet facilities are provided in each room. All accommodations featured in this hotel provide desk, direct dial phones and in-room safes as the basic features. There are some free features as well - one child, 3 years or younger would be allowed free of charge in a cot. That gives a lot of advantage to people traveling with small babies.
Gourmets and delicacies are the best in the Bab Al Shams Dubai. There are 4 amazing restaurants that serve both traditional as well as international cuisines. The internationally acclaimed Al Hadheerah Desert Restaurant with its unique open air feature serves diners with the best Arabian experience. Being one of the finest five star luxury resort in Dubai, the Bab Al Shams Dubai is definitely one of the few places to consider.
Bab Al Shams has been a 2nd player to Al Maha, but we think it is unfair. Bab Al Shams Dubai is different and has a different feel - it is also more affordable price point targeting more mainstream and allowing you to experience a few night in the desert without breaking the bank. Underrated in our eyes.