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  • Excellent70%
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  • Poor10%
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  • 9 May 2018
    “Best kept secret in Israel”
  • 27 Aug 2018
    “Appalling treatment of guests”
28 Bareket, Arad 8906722 Israel See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I very rarely write reviews for places I stayed, but this one was so bad I feel compelled to. The main issue was the rude and unfriendly way we were treated by the boss and her employee, which ruined our whole experience of the place....More

Thank Sonia G
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Prime location, homey and quite, friendly, fun, privacy, delicious food, great opportunity to meet people from all over the world. wine, beer, BBQ, bonfire you name it, all in one. lots of adds on trip to the dead sea tour to amazing springs and unique...More

Thank Jerusalem J
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to stay for every traveler who is looking for a place to spend a night, day or a few days in perfect location. Since Desert Bird is located in Arad, it is a perfect stop for tourists visiting Masada and Dead Sea. We...More

Thank Pawel R
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Not your rooms typical Hostel but a nice place to stay, Its a house with rooms set aside for dorms, etc More like a B and B but do your own cooking. A little hard to find in a sub division and not sure about...More

Thank heydd55
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

As locals, we expected nothing but a cheap and clean hostel. What a great surprise we had when we came to a lovely home, that was made into a hostel, reminding us of our bagpacking trips to Europe. The place has a large yard, a...More

Thank talist
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Beautiful house surrounded by gardens and various rest areas for reading and relaxation. Warm, cozy atmosphere. The house is spacious and can accommodate up to 15 people comfortably. Shared bathrooms, cooking More facility offered with all pertinent equipment and accessories. The dining area and living room are shared by guests at their leisure. Free wi fi in the guest house area. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$95 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Israel > Southern District > Arad
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$95 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Israel > Southern District > Arad
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"don't just sit there... go out explore the desert and have the time of your life"
9 May 2018
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