Sahara Beach Resort & Spa

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Private beach, beach massages, beach yoga, beach volleyball
Private beach, beach massages, beach yoga, beach volleyball
Private beach, beach massages, beach yoga, beach volleyball
Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Smoking, Beach View | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe

Overview of Sahara Beach Resort & Spa

Sahara Beach Resort & Spa

5.0 star property
Beach & Coast beachfront hotel with spa, outdoor pool

6.4/10 Good

14 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
Map
Al Layyeh Suburb, Al Meena Street., Sharjah
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • Restaurants
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool and outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Internet in the lobby
  • Free supervised childcare
  • Free shopping centre shuttle
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Supervised childcare (free)
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Beach & Coast
  • City Centre Deira - 22 min drive
  • Gold Souk - 29 min drive
  • BurJuman Mall - 27 min drive
  • Dubai Creek - 29 min drive
  • Dubai Festival City Mall - 24 min drive
  • Dubai World Trade Centre - 27 min drive
  • Dubai Cruise Terminal - 31 min drive
  • La Mer - 33 min drive
  • Dubai Fountain - 21 min drive
  • Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Dubai (DXB-Dubai Intl.) - 15 min drive
  • Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.) - 24 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free shopping centre shuttle

About this property

Sahara Beach Resort & Spa

5-star luxury hotel revitalised in 2017 and located in the heart of Beach & Coast
A round-trip airport shuttle, a free daily manager's reception and shopping on site are just a few of the amenities provided at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa. This hotel is a great place to bask in the sun with a private beach, beachfront dining and beach massages. Indulge in a body wrap, a body treatment and a massage at Time 2 Relax, the on-site spa. The on-site buffet restaurant, Dolphin Restaurant, features ocean views and brunch. Enjoy the health club, as well as activities, such as beach volleyball and beach yoga. In addition to 2 coffee shops/cafes and a playground, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • An indoor pool and an outdoor pool, with pool umbrellas
  • Free self-parking and valet parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), a free shopping centre shuttle and luggage storage
  • Barbecues, express check-out and free newspapers
Room features
All 87 rooms include comforts, such as 24-hour room service and fireplaces, as well as thoughtful touches, such as premium bedding and air conditioning.
More amenities include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, Egyptian cotton sheets and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bathrooms with deep-soaking baths and free toiletries
  • 40-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels
  • Separate sitting areas, free infant beds and electric kettles

Languages

Arabic, English, Filipino, Hindi, Russian, Thai, Urdu

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 87 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2 PM until midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (5 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • Free supervised childcare

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours a day)*

Off-site

  • Free shopping centre shuttle

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • 2 coffee shops
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • BBQs
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Children's pool
  • Playground
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • On a private beach
  • Beach yoga
  • Beach volleyball
  • Shopping
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting room
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
  • Health club
  • An outdoor pool
  • An indoor pool
  • Arcade/games room
  • Full-service spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Hindi
  • Russian
  • Thai
  • Urdu

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Minibar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dressing gowns and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Fireplace
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Bath only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Time 2 Relax has 12 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa. Other services include Thai massages, facials and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 8 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Dolphin Restaurant – This beachfront buffet restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open 24 hours.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Wired Internet access is available in public areas for AED 20 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of AED 50 for adults and AED 25 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of AED 250 per room (one-way)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for AED 100.0 per night
  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 6 and 12 costs AED 150 (one-way)

Parking

  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7 AM to 8 PM
  • Children under 8 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or hot tub without adult supervision
  • Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 8 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some on-site facilities.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Royal Beach Resort Sharjah
Royal Beach Sharjah
Sahara Beach Resort Sharjah
Sahara Beach Resort
Sahara Beach Sharjah
Sahara Beach & Spa Sharjah
Sahara Beach Resort & Spa Hotel
Sahara Beach Resort & Spa Sharjah
Sahara Beach Resort & Spa Hotel Sharjah

Frequently asked questions

Does Sahara Beach Resort & Spa offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sahara Beach Resort & Spa does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
Yes, there's an indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 7 AM to 8 PM.
Are pets allowed at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is AED 250 per room one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Sahara Beach Resort & Spa and nearby?
Have fun with on-site activities such as volleyball and beach yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the hot tub. Sahara Beach Resort & Spa also has a private beach, an outdoor pool and a sauna, as well as a steam room, an arcade and a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near Sahara Beach Resort & Spa?
Yes, Dolphin Restaurant offers beachfront dining and garden views. The dining venue will be unavailable from 1 July 2021 to 1 September 2022 (dates subject to change). Nearby restaurants include Kazan Restaurant (13-min walk), Sea Waves (13-min walk) and Saffron Restaurant (2.4 mi).
Does Sahara Beach Resort & Spa have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.
What's the area around Sahara Beach Resort & Spa like?
Sahara Beach Resort & Spa is in Beach & Coast. Popular attractions include Dubai Mall, which is 30 minutes away by car.

Overall score and ratings

6.4

Good

6.3/10

Cleanliness

6.3/10

Staff & service

4.0/10

Amenities

6.4/10

Property conditions & facilities

4/10 Fair

First night was very bad AC was not cooling offf. The staff response were not up to expectations.
Hussain, 2-night family trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

2/10 Poor

Bad
To bad
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

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6/10 Good

Average
It was Super, TV remote was missing in our room . i have informed but 2 times but nobody came. so the TV was waste.
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

Good beach access
Beach access great Food is bad on breakfast Price is good Location is good
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

It's value for money not bad
It's good for people who like beach , it's an old property not so good not so bad as 5 star it is according to them but you don't feel that, no vallet parking was the 1st surprise.
Verified Travelocity guest review

6/10 Good

Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

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10/10 Exceptional

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