Where to go – 5 Beaches to Visit in Bahrain (PART 2)

Wondering where to go for the ultimate beach fix? Here are 5 suggestions from us!

6. Amwaj

Where: Muharraq
Known for: prestigious waterside address


Surrounded by azure waters and with instant access to the Arabian Gulf, most residents in Amwaj have their own boat. This place boasts easy access to a number of offshore locations like Jarada Island, and is host to several events throughout the year, including the prestigious Bahrain Boat Show. Take advantage of the Amwaj Dive Club, if you want to be PADI-certified.

7. Bahrain Yacht Club

Where: Sitra
Known for: regatta
Contact: +973 1770 0677

bahrain yacht club

The Bahrain Yacht Club has been in the business of bringing people who have a passion for sailing together for over 50 years. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor, or want to try and sail out the rough waters; this club will provide mentorship, camaraderie, and awesome parties to get you inspired. Head on down to Sitra to get your feet wet.

8. Sofitel Thalassa Sea & Spa

Where: Zallaq
Known for: Thalassa Sea & Spa
Contact: +973 1763 6363


Perched on the pristine beaches of Zallaq, the Sofitel beachfront is private and luxurious, and boasts the only Thalassa Sea & Spa in the GCC countries. This spectacular spa hotel blends French art with traditional Bahraini styles. You can indulge in water sports like banana boat, jetski, or build up your tan.

9. Al Dar Islands 

Where: Sitra
Known for: full moon parties

al dar islands

If you’re going for a weekend vacation, there’s no better place than Al Dar islands. A 10 minute boat ride from Sitra, Fisherman’s Port, you can spend the night in one of the 6 exclusive chalets or rough it out in the beach huts. The private beach boasts of 400 meters of clean sand and the shallow waters make for perfect, safe swimming.

10. Coral Beach Bahrain

Where: Manama
Known for: leisure club
Contact: +973 1731 2700

coral bay bahrain

Relaxation? Adventure? Entertainment? Or all three? You’ll find it here. With a spa, salon, food, and diving facilities; you can make it an excursion and bring the whole family. Aside from scuba diving, you can also enjoy other watersports like boating and jetski. Unwind afterwards by listening to the DJ sets and hit the restaurants before heading home.

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