Dahab holiday apartment accommodation, El Asalah with beach/lake nearby, balcony/terrace and air con and walking

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 56410

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.04 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Located in the quieter Eel Garden area of Dahab, on the edge of the Bedouin village of Assala, 1 minute from the Sea yet just 10 minutes walk from the tourist centre of Dahab Sea Stars Apartment is a perfect base for enjoying all Dahab has to offer and absorbing some local culture. Couples, groups of friends or family groups will appreciate the comfort, privacy and convenience afforded by staying in your own 'home from home'. Beachfront restaurants are a short 3 minute walk away.The rooftop 'Arishas' (sunshade with bedouin style cushioned seating, sunloungers and hammocks) are a favourite feature of our guests. Shared between a block of two apartments, with stunning panoramic views of the Red Sea, Dahab and the mountains they are a great place to spend time with a book, drink or shisha pipe and relax into your holiday - also great for birdwatching!The garden is often described by our guests as an Oasis, immaculately maintained with mature trees and colourful bedding plants it is a great place to enjoy a barbeque after a hard days sunbathing.Our apartment is simply but stylishly furnished to European standards and fitted out with everything required for a comfortable self catering holiday. Running since 2007 with many satisfied customers.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Nearest beach Asala beach 40 m
Will consider House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Sharm - el Sheikh 90 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Sea view
General Air conditioning, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture 2 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The apartment consists of two twin/ double bedrooms with sea views, a modern wet room bathroom and a spacious open plan living area with a fully equipped fitted kitchen. The comfortable lounge area opens onto the wraparound balcony with views over the rooftops and minarets of the Bedouin village to the Sinai mountains beyond. The apartment sleeps four in the bedrooms or up to six by converting the sofas into comfortable beds for the night.Both bedrooms can be made up with double or twin beds depending on your needs and T.V's and DVD players are available on request.Dahab is a very child friendly place to visit. For those traveling with young children we supply a baby cot and have a pack of toys, books and games and dvds for you to use while you are here and a baby monitor to allow relaxing evenings on the roof while the children are sleeping.To ensure a relaxed start to your stay we provide a welcome pack of essential groceries, a full 19l water bottle in the water cooler and a sample of the local beer. With local amenities including a pharmacy, bakery, supermarkets, off license, grocers, butchers and restaurants just two minutes walk away it is very easy to keep stocked up.We live just five minutes from the apartments and will meet you on arrival with keys and a little local info. We are always on hand for advice and assistance. Tim is on site daily to assist and our wonderful handyman Abdu will fix you a Shisha, provide refill water bottles or call you a taxi as needed.

Further details outdoors

The Eel Garden dive site and seafront restaurant area, home to some of the best restaurants in town is five minutes walk from the apartments and Dahab Bay with its colourful bazaars and restaurants is a pleasant ten minutes walk along the beach promenade or a two minute taxi ride away. Taxis are numerous and very cheap in Dahab. If you fancy sampling some Egyptian street food Assala Square is two minutes walk away for grilled fish, kofta, kebabs, koshary and much more.SEA STARS SCUBAWith over fifteen years professional diving experience in the Sinai and extensive local & marine knowledge, apartment owner Tim Blair can tailor make a dive package to suit the needs of you and your group. Tim's emphasis is on marine preservation and high safety standards, he will create a unique dive package to give you an unsurpassed diving experience while protecting this beautiful and fragile ecosystem.

Further details

During busy periods check in is at 2pm and check out 11 am.LOWER PRICED GARDEN APARTMENTS AVAILABLE - please send an enquiry for full details

The Red Sea and Sinai region

The Sinai is steeped in history and Dahab is a great base from which to explore it. Visit St Katherines monastery which still houses the biblical burning bush and is located at the base of Mount Sinai where moses received the 10 commandments. Climb the mountain and see the sunrise.

There are also crusader castles, tombs and many natural wonders - Oasis' and canyons to explore. Take a camel ride into the mountains and eat a traditional bedouin meal under the stars, round an open fire.

Theres just as much to explore under the water with the beautiful coral reef stretching along the coast and many beachfront cafes to relax in between dips.


Dahab, an oasis of palms between the sinai mountains and the blue waters of the Red Sea was until quite recently a small bedouin village and a favourite spot for travellers to relax. Still something of a secret It has developed into a unique holiday destination with plenty of bohemian charm retaining its village feel and laid back attitude.

A worldclass destination for both windsurfing and scuba diving, other popular activities include yoga, horse riding, kite surfing , snorkelling, kayaking, climbing, sailing and desert safari's to explore the history and beauty of the sinai desert.

Or just come for a relaxing break far removed from the built up resorts and the madding crowd.

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21 Feb 2013


"Beautiful apartments with fantastic service - nothing was too much trouble!"

From the moment we arrived at the property, the service was friendly, and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble, and whenever we asked for something, or mentioned something that needed fixing, it was done immediately. All the staff working there were very approachable, and available whenever we needed help or advice. The apartments were beautifully furnished, and we had all the equipment we needed. In particular, I found the beds and bedding really comfortable. We had taken a 15 month old baby with us, and they provided everything we needed for her before we had even asked; cot with mosquito net, baby bath, baby monitor (so that we could sit on the roof terrace and stargaze in the evening), high chair, and a box of toys for her to play with. She had the time of her life! The roof terraces are beautiful, and have stunning views. They also had snorkelling equipment, buckets and spades, kayaks (which they carried down to the beach), a barbeque and DVDs for us to use at any time. The apartments are in a great location, a ten minute walk along the promenade from most of the hotels and hostels, and right next to the square, where you can buy fresh veg and fish, hang out and drink coffeee and chat with local people. They are also one minute from the sea, with incredible snorkelling right there (there is a beach, but with quite coarse sand - OK for the baby to play on though). We had a wonderful, relaxing holiday - it surpassed all our expectations!

11 Apr 2012


"What a gem!"

Having read the excellent Trip Advisor reviews before travelling we had very high expectations of the Sea Stars apartments and were not disappointed. You really couldn't wish for a better base for a self-catering holiday in Dahab. The apartment was very comfortable, clean and convenient with lovely views of the mountains and sea. Tim was extremely welcoming and helpful, always willing to answer questions, offer advice and suggest the best places to go with our three children. Abdu and Hassan were on hand to help arrange taxis, carry kayaks etc, a great team! We will certainly be recommending Sea Stars to our friends and we hope to return there again.

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      Calendar last updated:21 Nov 2015

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