We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2 Dana B&Bs / inns

Dana Hotel

Main Street, Dana, Dana 00962, Jordan
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Dana Hotel to your Saves list
Dana Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
79%
Ranked #2 of 2 Dana B&B and Inns
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Anfy2014 Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Overview
  • Reviews (107)
  • Photos (82)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (14)
  • More
Write a Review

107 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    38
    44
    19
    4
    2
See reviews for
12
54
7
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (14)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Lausanne, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dana Hotel definitely benefits from its amazing location. You will find yourself in he middle of the Dana nature reserve with a breathtaking view and nothing but goats, donkeys and some cats around you. The food was homemade by the owners (Nabil) wife and his sons are eager to make your stay even more memorable with picnics and drum... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oldenzaal, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in Dana Hotel and it was a very nice stay. The people were friendly and it makes you feel very welcome. They are working hard on improving the hotel so I think it will be even better in the future. The food was good but the bedoein tee was the best there is.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dana hotel is a no-frills place to stay in a sensational location. It is clean, well-kept, with a friendly and knowledgeable staff and although not luxurious, it is certainly above some eco-lodges you will find. Having said that, the reason to stay there has little to do with the hotel itself and everything to do with the location. It... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I only stayed here for one night, but it sure was a great stay. The hotel is beautifully situated, with a nice roof terrace and basic, but clean and comfortable rooms. They can provide a lot of info on hikes and arrange guides if needed. The meals (breakfast was included, but they can also provide lunch and dinner - we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night and what a relaxed place this is. The owner is very friendly and so is the staff. They have a couple of new rooms across the street and these rooms are perfect. The food is also great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisse, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed in the newly refurbished rooms with bathroom. Room is fine, but we all felt itching on our legs the next morning.... They do a great thing, but I feel it starts to become mass tourism, which turns it into a too busy location where meals have to be taken in turns (feeding factory feeling) the location is really... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rzeszow, Poland
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I stayed there for 1 night in May. The hotel is located in the small village Dana close to the splendid Wadi Dana Nature Reserve. We had triple room located across the street (we were said the rooms across the street are better). I liked the room very much- grey stone walls, simple but comfortable beds with very fresh, white... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The Co-op that runs the Dana hotel is rightly proud of their achievement, to be truthful it's more a hostel than what Westerners might consider a hotel but the small rooms are clean and tidy and the food is excellent. This hotel is expanding and opening up rooms through out the small abandoned village of Dana and giving it a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kortrijk, Belgium
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Very nice location, beautiful nature and plenty of possibilities for walking. Very nice and helpful woman working there (Indonesia and filipines), great service from them. The man who is cooking prepares the best local food! Very tastful every evening. Triple room, 3 beds, number 12 was not so good. Not really clean but comparing to what other people said we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Netherlands
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed here 1 night in may. Very friendly place. We were a bit misleader by the 'hotel' in the name. It is really more a hostel then a hotel. Everything is very simple and rudimentary. However this does not take away from the great welcoming atmosphere. Breakfast and diner are served buffet style in a communal area. Good simple... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Dana Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Dana Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Dana Hotel

Address: Main Street, Dana, Dana 00962, Jordan
Location: Jordan > Tafilah Governorate > Dana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, BookingOdigeoWL and HostelWorld so you can book your Dana Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

82 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (60)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (15)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (23)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dana Hotel was the first hotel in Jordan run directly by the community. It is operated by the Dana and Qadisiyah Local Cooperative and profits go back to the community. Dana Hotel is built in the traditional Bedouin style of stone walls and sugar cane roofs. The rooms are simple, clean and comfortable. Double triple, quad and family rooms are available with ensuite or shared facilities. Breakfast is included in the tariff and the hotel offers a nightly dinner of trsditional Bedouin food. Lunch boxes are available on request. In the evenings, guests can enjoy dinner followed by traditional music, dancing and singing in the large bedouin tent. Dana Hotel offers local guides and hiking, and can arrange transportation to and from the airport or other parts of Jordan. A stay at Dana Hotel is a unique experience, guests enjoy traditional Bedouin hospitality and are surrounded by the natural beauty of Wadi Dana. They also have the satisfaction of knowing that by choosing to stay at Dana Hotel, they are helping the local community preserve its centuries old culture and heritage. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
20

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer