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Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in October. Gil (owner) was very helpful and friendly. Rooms are basic but comfortable and the setting is lovely. If you'd rather be outside in the desert than in one of the bland, impersonal hotels at Neve Zohar or Ein Bokek, choose Shkedi's.

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Rennes, Bretagne, France
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Great place and great owner. You will have a choice between the lodges (wood huts) and heavy duty tents all equipped with AC or heating (winter). You will have access to a very well equipped kitchen where you'll cook yourself a great dinner or breakfast. The makolet (little super market) is not far from the camp and you will find...

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Berlin
Reviewed July 14, 2016

It is a simple, but lovely place. It offers all you need from a camp-lodge with a large communal area, kitchen, bar and hammocks. Gili, the owner, makes the place special with his hospitality and friendliness. We stayed in an old, converted bus and loved it. Don't go there if you want a squeaky clean 5* hotel room and spa...

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Guatemala
Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the honeymoon bus which was very cool , good atmosphere and very cosy. Gili the owner very helpful and makes you feel at home from the first moment. All facilities nice and clean, good for families too like us. Relax and layback spot between the Dead Sea to the Arava valley and not far at all from...

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Reviewed April 24, 2016

I had an unforgettable experience sleeping the night in a bus!!! The place is magical and cozy, very friendly people, all the facilities for cooking and a spectacular desert surrounding you. Waiting to come back again!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Spent 2 nights here in March with the purpose of visiting the Dead Sea and Ein Gedi. Stayed in a shared bathroom cabin; it was lovely and very clean. Beds were alright. The shared bathrooms worked well and were clean. There is a shared kitchen where you can cook - no food is served at the place or nearby. There...

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Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Thus is the perfect down to earth experience. Great facilities, beautiful place and a very friendly staff. This is a great place to go during the fall, winter and early spring. Ask Shkedi about excursions in the area, he's an expert. Bring mosquito repellant because they come to visit in the evening.

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Ness Ziona, HaMerkaz, Israel
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Been there for one night. very nice plave to be in the Israely winter, the weather was great and the athmosphere was excellent, the place is well maintined by Mr.Shkedi who takes care for anything that the guests need. Real recomended.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed February 2, 2016

My mountain biking group stayed here one night while biking through the Arava. Skedi, who owns the inn, has established an exceptionally friendly and laid-back inn composed of large tented sleeping cabins with dormitory style sleeping accommodations on foam mattresses (bring your own sleeping bag). There are also smaller cabins for couples or larger groups, as well as a bus...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Cosy, warm, great atmosphere. No bunks in the dormitory but comfortable matrasses, always good music in the bar but never too loud, friendly owner. big kitchen with everything you need, bar with everything you need :) It's better if you have a (rent) car because it's a bit far from the Dead Sea and there's not a lot to see...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shkedi’s CampLodge is located south of the Dead Sea, and is ideal for hosting backpackers, families and small groups. We offer private air-conditioned wooden cabins and large stylish bungalows (dorms & private). You are bound to have a unique experience in a place that cherishes and compliments nature and the beautiful atmosphere of the desert. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shkedi's Camplodge

Address: Neot HaKikar 86905, Israel
Location: Israel > Dead Sea Region > Neot HaKikar
Price Range: $52 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Shkedi's Camplodge 1*
Number of rooms: 8
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“It is not a hotel! A camp but with nice atmosphere/ You do not need to bring sheets or blankets with you. Shabbat is always full...”
 of 5 bubbles SylviaK_13, Sep 6, 2016 | Read review
“Take the old, converted bus”
 of 5 bubbles someoneelse07, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
“Book in advance, there is high demand for this place.”
 of 5 bubbles 466ereze, Oct 6, 2015 | Read review
“It is more of a camping environment. Like the campfire.”
 of 5 bubbles Haifen, Oct 7, 2014 | Read review
“In the summer book a room with AC !”
 of 5 bubbles TommyZagreb, Jul 10, 2014 | Read review
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