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Visiting the Dead Sea? Here are the Best Places to Stay

Dec 15, 2023

Over the years, the Dead Sea has been an area of attraction for many tourists worldwide who seek to explore Earth’s lowest point. However, picking the right places to stay can be challenging for most visitors. This guide explores some of the best places near the Dead Sea where you can book a room.

Ein Bokek

This area hosts the most hotels. The world’s lowest Automated teller Machine (ATM) is also found here. Places to stay in Ein Bokek include:

Spa Club Dead Sea

Spa Club Dead Sea is one of the few tranquil resorts in Ein Bokek. It was recently renovated and features several spa amenities. But you can opt for in-room spa treatments. Spa Club Dead Sea rooms are simple and elegant, with views of the beaches. It is worth mentioning that the resort does not welcome guests under the age of 18.

Leonardo Club

Located on a private beach, Leonardo Club offers guests rooms with balconies and a spa with massage treatments and hot tubs. Additionally, there is an outdoor and indoor pool. Your kids can have fun in the hotel’s water park. Leonardo Club holds what it calls the “Dead Sea Mud Party” on the private beach twice per week.

Hod hamidbar Resort and Spa

Hod hamidbar is located in the northern part of Ein Bokek. It offers access to a private beach as well as salted-water swimming pools. The rooms in this hotel have a satellite TV to allow guests to enjoy international channels and are air-conditioned. Moreover, some rooms face the Dead Sea, so enjoying the sea views from this hotel is possible.

Oasis Dead Sea

The Oasis Dead Sea’s spacious rooms offer sea views. The hotel features a wellness center containing a sauna, hot tub, and Turkish bath. For workouts, Oasis Dead Sea gives access to a well-equipped gym. It also has an outdoor swimming pool.

Isrotel Ganim

Isrotel Ganim is another hotel near the Dead Sea with spacious rooms. It is built on a private beach and has two outdoor swimming pools. At Isrotel Ganim, you can access spa facilities like a sauna, steam bath, massage rooms, sulfur pool, and private sun deck.

Leonardo Inn

Located near the Ein Bokek shopping mall, Leonardo Inn has 96 well-sized rooms with balconies. Besides an outdoor swimming pool, guests can also access tennis courts, spa facilities, and a lawned area.

David Dead Sea Resort and Spa

This hotel offers a full-service spa, allowing guests to enjoy body treatments, facials, and massages. For recreational purposes, David Dead Sea Resort and Spa has a tennis court and an indoor swimming pool. Moreover, all rooms have wireless Internet connectivity.

Milos Hotel Dead Sea

Staying at Milos Hotel Dead Sea gives you access to a free bike, allowing you to explore the surroundings. Its wellness center offers massage, facials, a sauna, and a spa tub. Like David Dead Sea Resort and Spa, all rooms in Milos Hotel Dead Sea come with access to wireless Internet.

Ein Gedi

Besides Ein Bokek, Ein Gedi offers another good option to stay when visiting the Dead Sea. These are hotels located in the area:

Kibbutz Ein Gedi Hotel

Beautiful botanical gardens surround this hotel. While staying at Kibbutz Ein Gedi Hotel, you will have access to free and fast Internet connectivity along with in-room coffee/tea-making facilities. The hotel has an outdoor pool, but open from March to November. Although it does not have in-house spa facilities, you can easily get massage and body treatments from nearby service providers.

Herod’s Hotel Dead Sea

Built on a private beach, Herod’s Hotel Dead Sea boasts several amenities, including Turkish baths, sulfur baths, and a luxe spa parlour. The hotel rooms are contemporary and simple but very comfortable.


We believe this guide has answered the tough question of where to stay when visiting the Dead Sea. The hotels we have explored are situated in serene places and offer plenty of amenities to make your stay worthwhile.