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Kibbutz Lotan

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

it was a great choice to stay at Lotan. the service was amazing Dafana is very kind. Breakfest was very good in the Tea Room cafe. Rooms Clean and Basic. great value for money cute swimming pool. nice people

3 Thank Moran H
Weston, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

I stayed at Lotan this past weekend to visit friends and enjoy the surroundings. I have stayed on Lotan before and every time I come back, there is something new. On this trip, I was able to play 9 holes of disc golf... in the Arava!! It is absolutely beautiful down here; a very special place. I highly suggest you... More 

3 Thank elan w
Cherry Valley, New York, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2014

I stayed at Kibbutz Lotan twice during the past month. Living in a straw bale house in Upstate New York, I was excited to hear about all the wonderful things that are going on at Kibbutz Lotan. To begin with the site is just breathtaking. The desert vistas are amazing....the mountains which change color during the day and at sunset... More 

3 Thank Rise P
Eilat, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2014

I spent 2 full months in GA, green apprentice program 2 years ago. I learned so much! The program was very complete in so many areas concerning Ecology,.i loved it because it was theory but lots of practice, gardening, building, recycling, lots of hands out and hands on .the teachers knew their stuff, very professional and at the same time... More 

2 Thank khaya361
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Kibbutz Lotan is a must visit if your in the South of Israel. It is unlike any other place on Earth. Incredible desert landscapes, beautiful vistas, eco-tourism, sand dunes, birdwatching, strawbale and mud geodesic domes, watsu aquatic therapy(water massage), holistic treatments, organic gardens, and many nature hikes all wrapped into a quiet soothing community. The pool is gorgeous, and one... More 

3 Thank Jonathan P
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Have stayed here many times over the last few years and hope to stay many more. Such a relaxing place, away from everything, peaceful and friendly. Nowhere else quite like it. Rooms are comfortable, and a lovely outdoor pool in summer.

3 Thank JoanneShawx
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2013

We travelled here in October as a family group of 4 adults and 2 small children. We chose Kibbutz Lotan because we wanted to stay on an actual kibbutz rather than in a separated holiday village run commercially by a kibbutz. We were also attracted by the location in the desert and the community/eco principles of the members. Before I... More 

2 Thank GreyPoundLondon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2013 via mobile

room was simple but clean, also there was a small kitchen. Breakfast was very qualitative and we liked it. We staid there one night. I think it is a good alternative to be there when you travel back from Petra to center Israel. The Eco garden was interesting and far better than wandering around in Eilat.

2 Thank Christian E
Dublin, Ireland
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Having stayed in another kibbutz and visited others during this trip I was conditioned as to what to expect here but it was nevertheless a disappointment in terms of accommodation and food, both of which were very basic and below a reasonable standard in my view. Having no television wasn't such a disappointment but having no means of communication [internal... More 

2 Thank Peregrini
Poole, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Contary to a couple of other review Lotan is a great base for Birders. Not only do the grounds and gardens provide quality birding on the doorstep but the Kibbutz is an ideal centre to visit hot spots such as Yotvata, K76 and Shizzafon. We stayed full baord for week in April. I thought it provided good value. Rooms were... More 

3 Thank Shaun R

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

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Address: DN Hevel Eilot, Eilat 88855, Israel
Region: Israel > Southern District > Eilat
Number of rooms: 24
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“All rooms are pretty much identical.”
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“NOTE: we didn't stay at the kibbutz lodging, we only visited the ecology center”
 of 5 bubbles HelenS247, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“One minute's walk and you're surrounded by views, but ask for a room with a view, if they have one.”
 of 5 bubbles JonK922, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All I can tell you about is that Room 35 was wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles D8722PWstef, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms are the same”
 of 5 bubbles 471avitale, 27 Sep 2014 | Read review
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