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Rahayeb Desert Camp

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Rahayeb Desert Camp is a Bedouin style retreat dedicated to providing guests with an enjoyable desert experience designed to elevate their understanding of the sensitive desert environment while also fostering a respect for the history and culture of the indigenous people who live there. Located in a remote spot, carefully selected within Al Desi in the Wadi Rum Protected Area.
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Aqaba - pizza street Wadi Rum -, Wadi Rum 77110 Jordan
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King Hussein Intl Airport28 mi
Eilat Airport32 mi
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Our tent at the Rahayeb Desert Camp was very spacious and even came with a private ensuite. It is important for us to have our own bathroom. The weather was very hot when we were there. There was only one flap that we could open for ventilation in our tent so the tent did not
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Response from Raed A, Manager at Rahayeb Desert Camp
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Rahayeb Desert Camp / Wadi Rum. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us regarding your recent experience at our camp, we are delighted to read your positive experience and happy to receive your constructive feedback, kindly note that all our tents now has been installed with AC (heating & Cooling) and 24 hours working electricity. We look very much forward on your return. Best Regards, Ra'ed Abu Najim / Sales & Reservations Manager.
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Rahayeb desert Camp is a Bedouin style retreat dedicated to providing guests with an enjoyable desert experience designed to elevate their understanding of the sensitive desert environment while also fostering a respect for the history and culture of the indigenous people who
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Response from Raed A, Manager at Rahayeb Desert Camp
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you
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We recently stayed 1 night at the camp and it was a once in a lifetime experience. Our tent had an en-suite and great heating as it was cold and windy when we arrived. The bed felt firm to sit on but was very comfortable for sleeping. The floor was a bit gritty so sandals are a
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Response from Raed A, Manager at Rahayeb Desert Camp
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Rahayeb Desert Camp / Wadi Rum. Thank you very much for taking this very opportunity and sharing your valuable feedback on your latest visit at our camp, we are extremely glad to hear your lovely comments concerning our property. We do acknowledge and highly appreciate your kindest remarks; we do always apply maximum effort to guarantee our esteemed guests a most pleasurable and memorable stay. Best Regards, Ra'ed Abu Najim / Sales & Reservations Manager.
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We had one night here. Unfortunately it rained, hailed and thundered through the night but that did not put a damper on our stay. Jeeps took us in and we sat in the back. The campsite is set up as really glamping, as each tent has air conditioning , en suite bathroom and good
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Response from Raed A, Manager at Rahayeb Desert Camp
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Rahayeb Desert Camp / Wadi Rum. Thank you for choosing our humble desert camp for your recent stay. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability to continue to improve our service. Thank you again for your time and come visit us again soon! Best Regards, Ra'ed Abu Najim / Sales & Reservations Manager.
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We booked an apartment with a bathroom in the camp and we were very satisfied. The camp is isolated in a beautiful desert, below the huge rock, and it looks great. The apartment it self is charming and authentic. We could find a bit sand in a bed, but it's a desert, so I
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Response from Raed A, Manager at Rahayeb Desert Camp
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Rahayeb Desert Camp / Wadi Rum. Thank you for choosing our humble desert camp for your recent stay. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability to continue to improve our service. Thank you again for your time and come visit us again soon! Best Regards, Ra'ed Abu Najim / Sales & Reservations Manager.
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Hi Steve, you can contact them directly and they arrange the 4X4 to pick you up
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we do accept credit cards, our cancellation policy depends on booking date period, the camp is 1:30 - 2 hrs driving from Petra and 1 hr driving from Aqaba/ Red Sea
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Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Rahayeb Desert Camp/ Wadi Rum. for our camp parking area, just write in your google map "Rahayeb Desert Camp Parking Area" and the directions will lead you there, then we'll pick you up by our 4wd vehicles. here is all our desert activities list with details & prices: Add to your stay a unique adventure which will guaranteed to make it a memorable one, Camping is not enough to discover the beauty of Wadi Rum Bedouin lifestyle experience.  Sandboarding: Enjoy a unique sandboarding on the best sand dune ever seen inside our property and it's available for adults & children. Complimentary for our guests  Outdoor Movie Night: You might enjoy watching any movie at anywhere, but when it comes under Wadi Rum magical sky, believe us, it’s different. Complimentary for our guests  Camel Riding: They say “The camel and its driver -- each has his own plan”. Our camels and drivers have one plan is to show you the beauty of the Amber Wadi Rum at Sunset time, till the stars starts shining in sky. • 1 Hour Tour: - Sunset or Sunrise spot • 2 Hours Tour: - Sand dunes - Sunset or Sunrise spot • 3 Hours Tour: - Sand dunes - Al Ameleh Inscription - Sunset or Sunrise spot Price: JD 15.00 per person per hour (Each ride for one person only).  Horseback Riding: The Arabia horses are very forward and responsive, yet very tamed and well-trained. To be a professional rider is required (horses stable is outside Disi protected area) Price: JD 25.00 per person per hour (Each ride for one person only).  Trekking or Hiking: There is always an adventure waiting in the mountains, a great opportunity for nature lovers – exploring the desert by foot is the perfect way to take in all the sights sounds, don't forget to wear the perfect shoes!. Price: JD 25.00 per trip (maximum 20 persons) per hour and a half.  Climbing & Rappelling: (Groups only) In this amazing adventure you will join our expert guides for the ride of a lifetime! Perfect for all abilities and fun for the entire family. Price: JD 17.00 per person  Star Gazing: Want to see more than one star away from city lights sky? We promise you will billions! Our star gazing tour gives you the chance to meet your favorite stars through our astronomical telescope. You might consider yourself luckier when you see a shooting star. Don’t forget to make a wish! Price: JD 25.00 per trip (maximum 20 persons) per hour and a half.  Hot Air Balloon: It is such an Ugly Truth to miss the hot air balloon ride over Wadi Rum! Let the Sunrise breeze play with your hair while exploring the breath-taking landscape of sandstone multi-colored mountains, and fulfilling your soul with the morning dew smell. Price: JD 130.00 per person for 1 hour, the trip might be sharing other guests but each guest pay JD 130.00 and maximum number is 8 guests each trip, take off time every day at sunrise, and the confirmation will be on the day before due to weather condition.  Be A Bedouin: It will start with a great jeep tour. Continues to Siq Um Al Tawaqi where the group can rest for 30 minutes and then continue few of the main attractions for one hour then will stop to stay with a Bedouin family to see how they make bread and milk the camels and goats. Tells you stories about Arabic coffee and rules of drinking and enjoys the taste of the Bedouin tea. And you can join them cooking Arabic food and have dinner there or you can go back to the camp for lunch or dinner. Price: Depending on how many guests will join the trip and how many hours, starting from JD 50.00 per person for 4 hours.  Yoga & Meditation: Enjoy the Eat Pray Love experience in Wadi Rum! We are dedicated to elevate your visit by taking care of the soul. Live the Jordanian meditation practice with us and feel the difference. Price: Upon request due to guests number and hours.  Train Experience: (Groups only) Take a ride back in time on the Hijaz railway. Visit the restored train station and border the authentic steam train for a journey in to the heart of the desert. Price: Upon request due to passengers number (For groups only / Maximum 120 passenger).  Jeep Tour: So you think you know Wadi Rum? Take the jeep tour to explore the magnificent landscape, history and archaeology of the first person lived here. Don’t forget to try the special Bedouin tea, each tour has it places to discover as detailed below. • 1 Hour Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions Price: JD 25.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests) • 2 Hours Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions - Lawrence's Canyon - Siq Um Al Tawaqi Price: JD 35.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests) • 3 Hours Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions - Lawrence's Canyon - Siq Um Al Tawaqi - Lawrence's House - Barrah Canyon Price: JD 50.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests) • 4 Hours Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions - Lawrence's Canyon - Siq Um Al Tawaqi - Lawrence's House - Barrah Canyon - Um Frouth Rock Bridge Price: JD 67.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests) • 5 Hours Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions - Lawrence's Canyon - Siq Um Al Tawaqi - Lawrence's House - Barrah Canyon - Um Frouth Rock Bridge - Burdah Rock Bridge Price: JD 75.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests) • 6 Hours Jeep Tour: - Sand Dunes - Al Ameleh Inscriptions - Lawrence's Canyon - Siq Um Al Tawaqi - Lawrence's House - Barrah Canyon - Um Frouth Rock Bridge - Burdah Rock Bridge - Mushroom Rock - Jabal Um Ishrin Price: JD 90.00 per car (each car seats up to 6 guests)
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Do they sell alcohol ?
No, you are welcome to bring your own though
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"Prefer a tent with attached toilet."
"Go Deluxe for extra comfort with your own bathroom"
"Noisy plastic roof sheets in the wind. Bring earplugs if a light sleeper. Power is off at night use the battery light provided."
"Family suites for 6 pax are excellent for 4 pax for more than 1 night, and have an ensuite bathroom."
"No such thing as a bad room. They are all close to the stars."
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PRICE RANGE
$53 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JordanAl Aqabah GovernorateWadi Rum
NUMBER OF ROOMS
51
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