Dessole Saadia Hotel

  • 3Km from Monastir Airport(MIR)
  • 400m to beach
  • 5Km to town centre

Hotel at Skanes is an All Inclusive hotel set in lovely gardens between the town of Monastir and city of Sousse, Tunisia and only 350m from an extensive sandy beach. Dessole Saadia ... Continue reading

Hotel at Skanes is an All Inclusive hotel set in lovely gardens between the town of Monastir and city of Sousse, Tunisia and only 350m from an extensive sandy beach. Dessole Saadia Hotel consists of three 3-storey buildings around a pool and garden areas with a total of 290 smart rooms for a variety of occupancy needs. A main buffet restaurant for all-day dining is complemented by Italian and Tunisian a la carte evening dining and café and bar refreshments. Daily activities and evening entertainment for the entire family is hosted by an animation team; pools for adults and children, spa features and a range of sports activities maintain the fun and excitement; and don't forget the beach only 350m away with water sports available. Visit Tunisia for a great value holiday and book into the 3-star Dessole Saadia Hotel at Skanes which has all the ingredients.


  • Swimming pool
  • Sun terrace with loungers and parasols
  • Pool & beach towels provided
  • A health club with indoor pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Turkish bath and sauna
  • Sports activities include a tennis court
  • Archery
  • Table tennis
  • Mini golf
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball and football
  • Access to payable water sports and to the beach
  • An animation team supervise daily activities and entertainment


Children's pool and play area, and entertainment includes mini disco, shows and a disco bar. Babysitting service.


Main restaurant serves an open buffet and late breakfast option, buffet lunch and evening dinner with late option; there are also evening dining options at an a la carte Italian and Tunisian restaurants; the beach snack restaurant offers light meals and morning and afternoon snacks and refreshments; there is a main bar, and Café Maure and a disco bar for a range of beverages; an evening entertainment programme includes shows, competitions, live music, karaoke and more.


Room facilities

Guest rooms combine comfort with functionality, interiors of soft pale tones, patterned drapes and fabrics of warm colour, dark wood furnishings on cool tiled flooring and modern amenities for your convenience; features include a private furnished balcony or terrace, split cooling system, en suite bathroom with hair dryer, satellite TV, telephone, safe box and a mini fridge refilled daily with water. There are 2 adapted rooms available to guests with disabilities.

Other Information

11km from Monastir City and 13km from Sousse City.

From 1 October 2014 the Tunisian government plan to implement a departure tax of 30 Dinar (approx. £11) per person including infants which will apply to all non-residents departing Tunisia and Djerba. This will not be included in the price paid to Hotels4u.

24 hour Front Desk services, housekeeping, currency exchange, room service, laundry & ironing service, free WiFi internet, information desk, car hire, business services, air-conditioning, safe boxes, shops in hotel, luggage room, lift, meeting & banqueting facilities and free onsite parking is possible. Some activities and facilities incur a charge.

Price Overview

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Payment Options

All these options at no extra cost.

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We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at Dessole Saadia Hotel in Skanes easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Dessole Saadia Hotel with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

The holiday resort of Skanes, with its beautiful and seemingly endless sandy beach, is a suburb of the Tunisian Mediterranean port town of Monastir, particularly popular with British holidaymakers. Monastir has happily given itself up totally as a tourist Mecca, centred on a modern marina and a revamped Medina crammed with souvenir shops and restaurants. Even its ancient Ribat (fort) has been rebuilt and glamorised by being used as the setting for several movies like Monty Python's Life of Brian, as well as Raiders of the Lost Arkand a TV series about Jesus of Nazareth.

The modern gilt on Monastir may be a little false, but underneath this historic city retains its ancient air of having been Tunisia's holiest place, and an important strategic stronghold that was even once used as a base by Julius Caesar. Just a few miles from the centre of Monastir lies the extravagant stretch of grand hotels that have been built along the coast in the area known as Skanes. These magnificent architectural delights are set in acres of lush gardens, most of them encompassing their own patch of well-maintained sandy beach.

The Skanes hotels are well connected to Monastir and other nearby resort towns, like Sousse, by a tourist road train and a plethora of cheap taxis. Monastir also has the advantage of having its own international airport. Parasols mushroom on the beaches in between watersports equipment stands and local vendors parading with a variety of wares, particularly pottery.


There is no need to move off the hotel beach to have an action-packed holiday in Skanes, with a wide variety of watersports on offer from jet skiing to paragliding. Those needing a break from the sun, however, will find plenty of interest in exploring the 8th-century Ribat, or fort, in Monastir, which houses an interesting museum containing a collection of ancient Islamic fabrics, pottery and other artefacts. Also worth a visit is the mausoleum of Habib Bourgiba, the first president of Tunisia, with its magnificent gilded dome. Most visitors enjoy a cruise in a felucca (sailing ship) or a camel safari into the local countryside. Golfers are in seventh heaven with a choice between the renowned Palm Links and Flamingo 18-hole courses.


In Skanes itself most dining is confined to the hotel restaurants geared towards holidaymakers, but those wanting a change of eating venue are spoilt for choice in nearby Monastir, particularly around the marina and its adjacent shopping centre. Here, restaurants, cafes, pizza parlours and snack bars abound. Most of these establishments are aimed at European tastes and alcohol is served. Many even happily accept Euros in payment. Those wanting to try genuine local fare can head for the back alleys where spicy dishes are served up with unleavened bread but no accompanying wine list, at rock bottom prices. Some recommended 'tourist' restaurants are Le Grill, Le Chandelier, King's and Calypso.


Holidaymakers will find that the nightlife in Skanes mainly centres on live entertainment and dancing provided 'in house' by the various hotels.


Like everywhere in Tunisia a great deal of fun can be had haggling for bargains in the local medina. Monastir and Skanes are also well supplied with modern shopping centres catering to tourist needs.


Vendors and shopkeepers often pester tourists to buy their wares. There is little for children to do apart from enjoying the sandy beaches.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 220V 50Hz
Language: French,
Currency: Tunisia Dinar (TND)

This week's weather forecast

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Today: Sat 23 May
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Sun 24 May
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Mon 25 May
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Tue 26 May
Partly Cloudy
25°C Low 19°C
Wed 27 May

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Hotel address : Route Touristique, Skanes, Tunisia

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