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Reef Island, Manama
(4/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
Reef Island represents a mixture of a cosmopolitan city and a tropical getaway. The island is in the heart of the city, and represents a place of luxury and relaxation for both its residents and visitors. Shop in the boutiques, rest in the spa or theater, and have a drink or a meal in one of the cafes and restaurants. The island also sports a hotel resort, a yacht club, and a marina. Consider visiting during the weekdays, as it can get crowded on weekends. Put Reef Island into our Manama vacation route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Manama.
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TripAdvisor
  • This is a man made island that is comprised of private residences, cafes, and restaurants. If you have coffee or another meal and sit on the patio, you'll get a great view of the sky line. This is not...  more »
  • I have lived on this island. In fact it's just a city with high-rise buildings, which are a pair of expensive restaurants. Area closed to the Turnpike, so if you came just to take a walk, you will not be allowed. Let those who arrived at the restaurant, but on the way back will be asked to show a receipt. Offers a good view of the city at night.
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  • You cannot go to Reef Island unless you intend to use one of the restaurants. We wanted to drive around the island to see what was there and to check out the restaurants. Upon entering through the sec...  more »
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  • Reef Island as a development has a lot of strengths and weaknesses: Strenghths: 1. location 2. Prime upscale development, including some of the most impressive villas in the Manama area Weaknesses: 1. consistency of development 2. public services in development 3. lack of beach 4. predominance of shisha places 5. unclear future for undeveloped areas 6. access - there is no access going east,
  • It is a very nice island and the best thing in it is its location because it is so close to the best malls and it offers a luxurious life for people who live in the luxurious homes and it has parks for children and a lot of restraunts
  • The scenery is great.. visit it if you want to have a cup of cofee and unwind.
  • Quite place I like it more than Amwaj island You can find restaurants and smoke Shisha over here
  • Nice villas and buildings but no shops or groceries.