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Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village

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Sharm El Sheikh Egypt See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The motto of Umbi is "come as a guest, leave as a friend" and they stand by their word 100%. We stayed for 6 nights during which I took a diving course and then we took 2 days of diving safari. It was nothing but...More

Thank Amnon K
Response from UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving VillageResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2018

The rooms are very basic and very tired a refurb is badly needed. The location is beautiful with only a few steps to the beach. As it is built on a hill there area lot of steps so not suitable for disabled or elderly.

Thank llizpotts
Response from UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving VillageResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the comments - we are hoping to start refurbishing our rooms soon. And yes, the Bedouin Village rooms are not suitable for the physically disabled but our simple Beach Cabins would be fine for most people.

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Umbi Dive Village is perfect place if you are looking for an authentic, warm and quiet place to breath in the uniqueness of the Sinai. I love its simple, authentic architecture, the personal attention to every guest from the staff, the family like run management,...More

1  Thank Silke L
Response from UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving VillageResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely review. It really was a joy having you all here with us. We are looking forward to next year already!

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Umbi diving centre is more than perfect. The staff members are very helpful, polite, friendly, professional. They offered me the best price for an open water diving course with the best training I can have. They also offered me a free of charge daily pick...More

Thank بيشوي ه
Response from UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving VillageResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of Sharks Bay Umbi. So glad you enjoyed your PADI course with us and congratulations on all you achieved. Hope to see you for the PADI Advanced Course soon :-)

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What a very simple, clean, quite, friendly hotel Totally love it If you're like me n doesn't like the luxurious 5 blah blah you'll surely love it. The breakfast buffet doesn't have a lot of variety but enough to get you started

Thank AbuEskandar
Response from UmbiRestSB, Front Office Manager at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving VillageResponded 30 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of Sharks Bay Umbi - much appreciated. We hope to be able to welcome you again soon.

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Unique in the area, Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village is a friendly, relaxing place that still maintains the feel of how Sharm used to be before the arrival of large scale tourism. The Diving Village has a More well-equipped dive centre, its own private jetty and a fleet of five boats. There is also a seafood restaurant, beach bar and a full range of water sports. The accommodation ranges from budget View Huts and Beach Cabins to the individually styled Bedouin Village Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$40 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village Hotel Sharm El Sheikh
Location
Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Sharm El Sheikh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$40 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village Hotel Sharm El Sheikh
Location
Egypt > Red Sea and Sinai > South Sinai > Sharm El Sheikh
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Room & Suite (190)
Pool & Beach (76)
Dining (25)
Amenities (23)
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AbuEskandar
21 April 2018|
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Response from UmbiRestSB | Property representative |
Hi! Yes we have a lovely house reef.
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Roushan C
3 September 2017|
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Response from UmbiSB | Property representative |
Hi. Sorry for the slow repsonse. We are having trouble with our internet as someone cut through the cable so we only have limited access. Phone lines are working though and people are very defintiely here :-) When do you... More
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Sammigr
22 December 2016|
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Response from SHARKSBAYUMBI | Property representative |
Hello, we suggest you to fly to Europe and then to Egypt; check flights with Meridiana (from Italy),TUI fly (from Belgium);at the moment they offer direct flights to Sharm at good prices.Of course still valid Egyptair (but... More
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Room Tips
"Village rooms have the best views!"
Spore_yiyimouse
22 Mar 2018
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"Ask for a room with a balcony - great views to be had."
Werghie
24 Aug 2017
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"Rooms closer to the office have wifi access"
Shang_Hangin_Expat
15 Jan 2017
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"I would always take a Wooden Cabin again"
lilangel1
19 Oct 2016
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