Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

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Situated in the heart of the desert and nestled in the dunes of Dubai, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is the ultimate luxury retreat.
An exclusive low-rise resort in the desert surrounded by gently sloping dunes and natural desert landscape, Bab Al Shams offers guests a one of its kind traditional desert experience.

## Children share any existing beds – If you require an extra bed, this is subject to availability and additional charges will apply. ##

How far is the nearest beach?
Jumeirah Public Beach is situated roughly 6km from the establishment.

Distance from Airport
Dubai International Airport (DXB) 12km from the complex.

Delightfully traditional rooms offer both authenticity and all modern comforts with an area of approximately 37 sqm with a choice of desert or courtyard view, located on the upper (second) floor.

Relax in the privacy of your very own sun terrace, dine alfresco or entertain in the sitting/living area. The traditional Junior Suites with own private balcony or patio offer both authenticity and all modern comforts with an area of approximately 70 sq meters. They are located on the ground or upper floor.

Delightfully traditional suites with own private balcony or patio offer both authenticity and all modern comforts with an area of approximately 68-81 sq meters. Some feature a kitchenette. All Suite guests enjoy complimentary breakfast.

In Room Facilities are High Speed Internet Connection, International Dial up Telephone, Coffee & Tea making facilities, Satellite TV & Radio, Mini Bar, generous selection of Bathroom Amenities – Bloom & Dorothy Prentice, 24 hour In room dining, Wake Up Service, Hair Dryer, In Room private safe, Beautifully appointed Bathrooms with separate Bath and Shower, Guest WC, walk in dressing room, Daily Room Servicing, Turn Down Service.

Food & Drink
Your choices for dining at Bab Al Shams reflect world class standards in both cuisine and service. From traditional Arabic fare to slowly cooked Indian dishes, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa offers a range of exquisite dining experiences. The food, service and ambience at the resort’s restaurants are a sure treat for your taste buds.

Sports & Entertainment
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is renowned as a sanctuary of traditional Arabian comfort, peace and tranquility. The hotel can also offer you an endless range of activities - Ride through the desert by camel, crossing the sandy dunes before unwinding beside one of the cooling infinity pools. Watch the sunset and the stars emerge on the roof terrace and experience just how unique a stay in the desert can be.

After a day in the sun, select one of the signature skin care programs or a rejuvenating massage, all of which are designed to balance, relax, revitalize, re-energize, detoxify, hydrate, de-stress or invigorate.


  • Archery
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Currency Exchange
  • Entertainment
  • Horse Riding
  • Kids Club
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite TV
  • Spa
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool