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Massada Guest House

Massada | D.N. Yam Hamelah, Israel
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
janvolesky87 Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Prague, Czech Republic
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22 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel has a great location if you want to visit Masada. Snake trail starts just next to the hotel. Also cabin starts very close. Hotel is absolutely clean. But on the other hand, hotel is old fashioned, made of concrete with very poor food and in the middle of nothing. Free wifi and swimminpool. But it is better to stay... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Set in the dead sea region surrounded by beautiful mountains and stunning scenery...right below Massada. reasonable drive from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv. The Guest house is nicely designed and caters to families and youth groups. The place was clean and the food was ok. The prices are reasonable. There is a nice outdoor pool. There are unlimited areas to tour... More

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Little Rock, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

due to low tourism right now, I wound up getting my own room (2 beds so no partner). the AC was powerful, there was a TV in the room and the personal shower worked perfectly. the receptionist was very nice and allowed me to check out at 6:30 at night for no extra charge as I was waiting for a... More

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Quite expensive (120$ for a double room), in a desert. No option for diner but their quite sad buffet (55 shekels per person) Breakfast made of cherry tomatoes, scrambled egg and bad coffee Lot of young people, making noise in front of the room at 7am Air conditioning controled by the hostel, you can't lower the temperature Nothing in the... More

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Toronto
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

If you are climbing massada, this place is right beside the entrance of the Snake Path. It's more of a hotel than hostel. The breakfasts are absolutely amazing for such a low price. After the climb you are rewarded with a giant buffet israeli breakfast. The room was spotless, had free wifi, and knowledgable staff about massada. Also good to... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Good value compared to other hotels we stayed in and it was clean with an army of cleaners. We had the half board option and for the money it was fine. This hotel as I would call it is really only a place to stay in for one night to visit Massada but we left happy

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Prague, Czech Republic
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76 reviews 76 reviews
51 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The location is excellent for hiking to Massada but in general it´s not a really good location. There´s nothing to do and like a point to Dead Sea it´s also not so good. If we knew it, we would sleep there just one night for visiting Massada. We really liked breakfast and dinner there, wide choice of food. There´s also... More

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Moscow, Russia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This is not a hostel! This place is as comfortable as a hotel, the only difference is that there are several beds in the rooms. The location in the desert provides you an amazing landscape views, the Massada visitor center is couple of steps from the hostel. Breakfast and dinner are very good. They even have a swimming pool which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This hotel was comfortable and was very nice for a youth hostel. However i have to take one star off due to the fact our shower wasn't clean, there was hair in the bottom of the shower and stuck in the drain from previous guests. I had a good nights rest once all the school kids stopped playing their loud... More

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Bydgoszcz
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57 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The Massada Guest House is located at the foot of Massada, overlooking the Dead Sea and with views of the marlstones. The place is just you would expect from youth hostel in Israel.The room spacious and clean, bathroom as well. Breakfast ok but nothing special.The staff friendly, Wi- fi in the room. As it was March the swimming pool was... More

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Address: Massada | D.N. Yam Hamelah, Israel
Location: Israel > Dead Sea Region
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 81
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