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Desert Shade

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“mud hut”(4 reviews)
“nice hosts”(2 reviews)
“green light”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We came for a weekend with a group of friends ( all under 10) for the meteor weekend which meant it was full of activities. The accommodation was not cheap ( included dinner and breakfast ) but we had a lovely time. I will note...More

1  Thank Michisichi
Response from Niv S, Public Relations Manager at Desert ShadeResponded 12 August 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again. Our beddings are pretty basic but we are constantly improving our amenities so we you will fell more comfortable next time. Regards from the crater's rim.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Desert Shade at Mitzpe Ramon is an amazing option for a real desert experience, with an amazing view of the desert, calm and quite, amazing stars view at night. Ziv and Maya great hosts, they help us with all what we needed an, we enjoy...More

Thank yaelb784
Response from Niv S, Public Relations Manager at Desert ShadeResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you Yael, it was a pleasure to have you with us!

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Nicely located, almost at the crater edge camping like place. Not far from the city centre. Very nice and helpful staff. All huts windows are directed in the point where the Sun rises, but you might get out to see this spectacle fully.There is a...More

Thank Ojejkujejku
Response from Niv S, Public Relations Manager at Desert ShadeResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you for the review! We were happy to have you with us and glad you enjoyed your stay. It is true that the parking is not right next to the accommodation area but at least it is only 100 meters and you get complete...More

Reviewed 15 December 2016

I was travelling with my 20 something year old son. He had been highly recommended to Desert Shade. I saw no reason to research it. Big mistake!! The crater was awesome! The hiking great ! I enjoyed the primitive little huts that we slept in....More

Thank Philippa643
Response from Niv S, Public Relations Manager at Desert ShadeResponded 9 January 2017

Thank you Philippa for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here. We are well aware to the problems you raised here with our amenities and working hard to change it. Hoping to improve ourselves and see you again!

Reviewed 6 November 2016

The Desert Shade Eco Lodge provides very basic accomodation in mud tents with toilets and showers in a separate area, some 50-100mtrs from the huts (could be a problem at night and in cold weather! In any case bring a torch! If you have booked...More

Thank michael d
Response from Niv S, Public Relations Manager at Desert ShadeResponded 8 November 2016

Hi Michael, We hope you still enjoyed your stay with us. You clarification is important and true. Hope to see you again

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$21 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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4 February 2018|
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Response from Niv S | Property representative |
We are sorry but pets, even if are completely trained, are not allowed on the Eco Camp premises.
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"Ask to be far from the reception / bathrooms."
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"It is camping in a mud hut. All have beautiful views!"
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"if it's summer, sleep outside! plenty of mattresses and look at the stars."
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"Other hotels in the area are much better deals"
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