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Iloilo
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41 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booking was easy, meeting the guide was easy, and they accommodated all of our requests for a jeep tour, dinner, and camel rides. Fantastic spot for a camp up against the rocks with soft sand for the kids to play in. Tents had basic beds in them and the toilet facilities were clean and one shower even had warm water.... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2016

We arrived at the Wadi Rum village around 3.30pm, and Khalid picked us up for a 15min drive into the camp. The sun is setting right behind you, so you remain in the shade while watching the light fade all over the desert in front of you for a truly amazing sight. The tea made by khalid was probably the... More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed June 4, 2015

Stayed only for a night, but a great one. Our tent/ cabin was clean and comfortable, and we were given more than enough blankets one could have. There's no light in the room apart from a candle, which adds to the whole glamorous camping under the stars experience. Toilet facilities are good and clean, much better than what we had... More 

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Thank Christina L
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and the experience was a very memorable one. Even though we were in the middle of the desert,the tents were good and comfortable. The staff were very cheerful and lively and helped us a lot. I would surely recommend this camp to everyone who wishes to enjoy in the Wadi Rum desert!!

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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65 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2015

We did enjoy the camp but it needs some upkeep and maintenance. The hospitality and our guide Mamdoo were excellent. The desert is a great experience! In this time of the year it can be quite cold but extra blankets were provided. Views are excellent and the jeep tour was great with a nice sunset spot. The Toyota jeep was... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2014

After a long drive through this magical high desert, watching the sunset sitting by a fire of sagebrush scrub made by our driver, we arrived in the gathering dusk. The cabins are cosy with many blankets to keep the evening chill at bay and the welcome to a seat by the fire,to relax and drink and just absorb the utter... More 

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Bath
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2014

Wadi Rum has quite a few camps but this is one of the better. Try to arrive in daylight or early dusk for an easier settle in. Also if on a longer holiday try to leave main bags with driver and just bring overnight kit for this one.DO NOT forget a warm coat for night sky gazing as the Wadi... More 

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1 Thank moleBath
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed November 7, 2014

We loved every second of our stay. The welcome was warm and friendly and the tea flavoured with sage was delicious. Our guide kindly drove us out of camp for a better view of the sunset before returning to camp to meet the other guests. A great night had by all around the fire sharing stories and a very snuggly... More 

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Thank Kimberley9012
Leicester, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
130 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2014

A wonderful desert camp . The tents were lovely and more like cabins that tents . The toilet facilities were good and plenty of hot water . The scenery is out of this world. The Cook makes a traditional meal buried in the sand . It was the best meal we had in Jordan sitting eating with a campfire and... More 

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Thank Penny W
Amman, Jordan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2014

We loved staying at the Milky Way Ecolodge. The location was stunning with some fun places to hike around. It's a great spot for kids and the staff were excellent. I would highly recommend this camp site.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Wadi Rum Protected Area, the ecolodge Milky Way provides comfort and a magnificent view over the desert. Our accommodation consists in private Bedouin tents that can accommodate one to six people. Each tent is equipped with beds, mattresses, pillows, bed linen and comfortable duvets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Milky Way Ecolodge

Address: Wadi Rum Protected area, Wadi Rum 11191, Jordan
Location: Jordan > Ma'in Governorate > Wadi Rum
Price Range: $82 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Bring your own towels!”
 of 5 bubbles PHPexpat, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms have fantastic view”
 of 5 bubbles SebastienG133, Apr 8, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one that is on the front row for the best unobstructed view of the desert.”
 of 5 bubbles christinalV8606WT, Jun 4, 2015 | Read review
“Tents in the front row no's 2,3,4,5 &6 have the best view forget tent 1 as cheffie sleeps there next to kitchen!”
 of 5 bubbles moleBath, Nov 13, 2014 | Read review
“The smaller tents have the front row and a better view for the sun rising”
 of 5 bubbles BiaRioLondon, Aug 28, 2014 | Read review
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