Bab Al Shams Desert Resort - Dubai

Rated 8.7 in 4117 reviews. 115 rooms.


The ultimate luxury retreat.

Set among the dunes around Dubai, this 5-star luxury resort features an infinity pool overlooking the desert. The Satori spa offers a range of treatments, including rejuvenating massages.

The Bab Al Shams Desert Resort - Dubai is built in the style of a traditional Arabic fort. Courtyards with fountains, gardens and stone alleyways pave the way for appointed guest rooms, designed in an Arabic style.

Guests can explore the surrounding desert by jeep, horse or camel. Other on-site activities offered are archery, falconry and croquet. Young guests can enjoy the facilities of Sinbad's Kids Club or the shaded children's pool.

Bab Al Shams features 4 restaurants serving traditional and international cuisine. The open-air Al Hadheerah Desert Restaurant offers diners an Arabian experience.

The Bab Al Shams Desert Resort - Dubai is located about 45 minutes from Dubai International Airport and Dubai city centre.

Spa Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hammam

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Bab Al Shams Desert Resort - Dubai

  1. Masala

    The renowned Masala restaurant reopens the first week of September 2013.

    116 m from hotel
    Bab El Shams

  2. Satori Spa

    Whenever you find yourself staying at the resort you don't wanna miss their signature massage it was the most relaxing 25 minutes of my month wish it was longer though. Try to book in advance:

    138 m from hotel
    Bab Al Shams

  3. Le Dune Pizzeria

    Kids Unlimited… With authentic, wood-fired pizzas and hearty, home-style Italian fare, Le Dune Pizzeria opens its doors to kids under 12 for a complimentary meal. (Every Tue & Wed till 30th Sept.)

    162 m from hotel

  4. Bab Al Shams Pool

    Oh man! Ich liebe diese Ort! Im meiner Augen ist hier einen der besten "romantischen - magischen " Ort der Welt !!Ich habe aufjedenfall hier schöne Zeit mit meinem Baby verbracht!Wiederholungstäter!;)

    169 m from hotel

  5. Rooftop Bar Bab Al Shams

    Make sure to ask fir Mohammed the Shisha guy and ask him fir his special mix of orange, rose, and strawberry Shisha!

    202 m from hotel

  6. Al Sarab

    Amazing sunset here !!! Love this place !

    207 m from hotel
    Bab al Shams Desert Resort

  7. Al Hadheerah Desert Restaurant

    The grill is excellent.

    317 m from hotel
    Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

  8. Aljiyad Stables اسطبلات الجياد

    A great horses. My favorite place to escape from the city crowd

    1 km from hotel

  9. Dubai International Endurance City

    Great place!

    1.1 km from hotel

  10. Bab Al Shams venue

    One of the best arenas ive been to!

    1.1 km from hotel

  11. Emirates Equestrian Center

    Great place for riding lessons. They specialise in show jumping but do beginners too.

    1.2 km from hotel
    Endurance City, Al Qudra Rd.

  12. Hatta Fort Hotel - Archery Range

    8.1 km from hotel
    Hatta Road, off Hatta roundabout