We stayed here in 2004 as a change from Fujairah. I telephoned the hotel prior to our stay to...more
The UAE has a rich culture and a strong relationship with the sea. For more than a thousand years, pearl divers searched the turquoise waters of the Arabian Sea for treasure off the coast and sailors navigated the sea to engage in trade with India and the Far East.more
Driving away from the Gulf, heading east to Khor Fakkan is a trip to be recommended. You travel through a number of the smaller emirates , through mountains until you reach the eastern coast.Khor Fakkan itself is the site of a port which deals with container vessels as well as dhows.Only reachable by boat are several little coves which are ideal...more
PO Box 10444, Khorfakkan, 10444, United Arab Emirates
Good for: Couples
We were invited for lunch at the Oceanic Hotel which is on the eastern side of the Gulf. The hotel itself caters for all kinds of water sports. It is very popular with Arabs who come for the weekend.The buffet is very good indeed, and the view very nice.Highly recommended. Don't really remember but everything was good.more
Take a trip to Kalba on the East Coast which is next to the emirate of Fujeirah. Visit the Saed Al Qasimi House belonging to the former ruler of Sharjah. See old photographs, coins and artifacts as well as visiting the various rooms of the house. Opposite the house you can take photographs of the Fort (closed to public). From there you can see the birds and fish at the mangrove at the end of the Corniche before heading to the Hilton Fujeirah Hotel for lunch overlooking the beach at "Sailors Restaurant".
The Al Qasimi House costs Dhs 3 for adults, 6 Dhs for a Family, Children are free or use your multi use ticket. Open Sat-Thurs 9am-1pm & 5pm-8pm. Fri- 5-8pm. Closed on Mondays.
Do you want to see 5 out of all 7 Arab Emirates during one day? Certainly I do and certainly you do! So when living in Sharjah I learnt about one day excursion with the name “Five Arab Emirates” I didn’t hesitate and bought it for $100 from Al Khalidian Tourism. The excursion began just after breakfast at 8.00 and was over just before supper at...more
Dibba Royal Beach Restaurant has a lovely view at the Ocean, colorful scene of Swimming Pool, and the marvelous shot of Dibba Rock! The restaurant serves international cuisines in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The Dolphin snack situated direct on the beach serving refreshments, juices, drinks and variety of sandwiches and Shisha with deferent...more