City Beach, Aqaba

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Take a stroll along City Beach, a palm-fringed stretch of coast in Aqaba’s Red Sea gulf. Popular with locals, the pebbled beach offers boat rides, as well as snorkeling equipment and jet ski rentals. Local famiies with children frequenting the beach usually swim fully clothed; although it is not prohibited, it is not recommended to wear revealing clothing. Add City Beach and other attractions to your Aqaba trip itinerary using our Aqaba road trip planning tool .
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  • September 4, 2017
    You searched for bathing dress. A shame because it means that if you want to swim in the Western style you've go 10-12 km south of Aqaba.
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  • August 12, 2017
    The place is less than basic and lacks all the touristic basics. Never try on Friday and overall not recommended  more »
  • May 24, 2017
    Very HOT, the locals are not very friendly, the city was in disrepair. The beach was not pleasant. Not much to do.  more »

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Where to stay in Aqaba

Aqaba has a smattering of luxury hotels and a few classy chains, while a range of budget accommodations suitable for diving-oriented vacations cluster along the northern side of the city. Family-oriented mid-range hotels are grouped close to the marina. The resort makes a popular spot for Jordanians and Gulf tourists from October through March. During summer season (June-September), especially on weekends and public holidays, it is advisable to book in advance.
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