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Shams Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$38*
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Dahab is my favorite place and this is my 20 visit and my first time in Shams ,, i surprised with the simple classy gorgeous place ,,, starting from the owner who welcomed us so kindly ,,the rooms are very clean ,,the food is amazing specially the breakfast ,,, and finally the sea lounge is the best :D

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mahmoud, thaaaaaaaaaaaaaank you very much for your review. It's good to know you had a good time and we hope you coming back any time soon. Best regards from Shams Hotel.

Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel is a great cozy place. Owners are very welcoming and the location is perfect. The number one location in Dahab one can ever stay in. Rooms are very clean, staff are helpful and the shisha is just EPIC. I highly recommend staying in the place.

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mostafa, I even didnt know that our shisha is epic! :) Thank you so much for your review, you are welcome any time. Best regards from Dahab.

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

After booking through Mr Shams himself as a birthday surprize for my husband, I was pleasantly surprised that Mr Shams was very well spoken and professional. We stayed in a sea view room with private balcony which was basic and very very clean (which is a main concern when booking anywhere). The location of the hotel is around 5 minutes...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Catherine, we are very proud to be your second home, please return to us any time, it was our pleasure to have you and your husband as a guests. Best regards from sunny Dahab.

Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Our vacation was perfect, and it became more perfect by staying at shams. Shams the owner became a friend more than an owner for the place The place is cozy and relaxing with a great view of the sea. The rooms are clean and always tidy. The food are great The service is more than excellent

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a perfect review :) we are glad to know you had a good time and wish to see you soon back at Shams Hotel. Best regards from Dahab

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Shams is definitely the place to stay in Dahab. The rooms were very clean and fully equipped with everything you need. Shams and his team were very helpful and attentive to guests. They really care about their guests and they make sure that they deliver only the best. Shams is happy to answer questions and provide you with tips about...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Heidi, thank you for your review. It was our pleasure to have you as a guest and we hope to see you again. Best regards from sunny Dahab.

Reviewed 17 March 2016

Rooms are quite of good in size for couples or 3 persons, AC available, clean, but, no TV or fridge, but I didn't need a fridge anyway, since the location is right next to markets & Restaurants, though the hotel is not affected by their traffic... The hotel offers a variety of activities such as; Diving, Safari, Camel rides... etc.,...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Amr for your time to review us on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you soon again. Best regards from Dahab

Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Ive been to dahab many times and can safely say Shams hotel offered the best stay Ive had. The hotel overlooks the sea, with cosy and clean rooms. I stayed in a single room with a beautiful sea view, the staff made sure that each morning the room was cleaned and i was provided with clean new towels. The owner...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Hello from Shams Hotel, thank you very much for your time to review us. We are gald to hear you enjoyed your stay and we are looking forward to see you soon again. Best regards from Dahab

Alexandria, Egypt
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very clean and the people working there are very helpful and friendly especially the owner shams he is a great guy. It has a good value for money. It has a good spot which is in the beginning of al mashraba street and a 3 minute walk to the center of dahab and it has the best...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Youssef It was pleasure to meet you & Adham I have enjoyed your company a lot , Even we didn't manage to go for a Shisha together Thanks for your time & i will be waiting to see you soon again

Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It was really good to have a quick relaxing trip.. I mostly enjoyed the breakfast served in front of the sea with a breathe taking view thats makes u don't want to go back to city and off course the hospitality they have got a generous crew..will come again soon

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Bahaa a lot for taking time to review us , We are glad you have enjoyed your stay here & Next time we will impress you with new breakfast ideas we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Shams is a very nice Hotel located directly infront of the sea shore. The rooms are really nice, clean and comfortable. The prices are very reasonable and affordable. the service is very friendly and most of the staff is really helpful. We had B&B accommodation, and it was awesome having breakfast everyday in Shams restaurant, sitting on these bedouin cushions...

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Shamsiii, Owner at Shams Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Heba for your review. We are glad to know you had a good time, you are welcome any time. Best regards from Shams Hotel

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shams Hotel & Dive Centre – the premier budget accommodation catering for rec, tec and CCR divers in Dahab. Shams Hotel recently opened in 2006 and comprises two stylish accommodation facilities. Designed in an oriental style, the hotel is located right in the heart of touristic Mashraba in Dahab, about 15 metres away from the shores of the gorgeous Red Sea. We welcome you in our airy and scenic reception area, where you can check out our latest dive trips, safaris, entertainment options and selection of books to escape right there... right now! Between the hotel and the beach, comfortable Bedouin-style seating and chilling areas enable you to enjoy breakfast whilst contemplating the harmony of the rolling waves on the ocean... feet in the water, or just about. The hotel is kept small, with a friendly feel and atmosphere, and offers a total of 20 single, double or triple rooms. The accommodation options are divided between 14 standard hotel rooms located at ground or first level, and 6 wooden bungalows. Most rooms present a sea or a mountain view, and are just perfect for your ideal romantic escape to the delightful sea resorts of Egypt. Families are groups are well-catered after too... trust us to make your vacation eventful or restful, just as you wish it to be! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shams Hotel

Address: Al Mashraba Street, Dahab, Egypt
Region: Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Dahab
Price Range: £20 - £30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shams Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Dahab
#5 Best Value Hotel in Dahab
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