Comfort and Adventure


Arad Hotels

Located at the crossroads of the Negev and Judean Deserts, Arad stands as an enchanting Israeli town just 25 kilometers (16 miles) from the Dead Sea. Arad can serve as the ideal gateway for a visit to the National Park of Masada, which offers visitors the opportunity to climb up this ancient fortress via the Roman Ramp on its western flank. Despite its desert locale, Arad boasts a surprising array of high-quality hotels, each offering elegance and a real connection to the tranquil desert surroundings. On this page, I have listed Arad’s best accommodations, ranked by their quality ratings on Click the “Reserve” button in order to be taken to each hotel’s detail-page on, where you can finalize your booking.


34 Inbalim Street, Suite 1, Arad,
8904934, Israel

Set in Arad, 23 km from Masada and 47 km from Ben Gurion University, House of Art offers air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. Boasting luggage storage space, this property also provides guests with a picnic area.

The property is non-smoking and is located 50 km from Masada. The guest house is fitted with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views.

Guests can enjoy a meal on an outdoor dining area while overlooking the mountain views. For added privacy, the accommodation has a private entrance and soundproofing. For guests with children, the guest house provides a baby safety gate. Guests at House of Art can enjoy cycling and hiking nearby, or make the most of the garden. The nearest airport is Ben Gurion Airport, 124 km from the accommodation.


72 Moav Street, Arad,
89032, Israel

A 25-minute drive from the Dead Sea, the Yehelim Boutique Hotel lies on the outskirts of Arad. It offers spacious rooms with a spa bath and private balcony with views of the desert.

The UNESCO-protected Masada Ruins are 20 km away. Located 600 metres above sea level, this hotel’s position makes it ideal for people with asthma or other breathing problems. Arad itself is famed for the excellent quality of its air. Free Wi-Fi, flat-screen satellite TV and extra large beds are standard in all air-conditioned rooms at the Yehelim.

Some rooms feature a seating area and a DVD player. A rich Israeli breakfast is served daily, including fresh vegetables, cheeses, eggs and fruit juice. Guests can order light meals in the reception area throughout the day.

The Arad Country Club is a 12-minute walk from the hotel, and guests can use the swimming pool at a discounted price. Staff can help arrange jeep tours and advise on the many outdoor activities popular in the area.



12 Barkan Street, Arad,
8904250, Israel

Featuring air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony, ” ARADA ” Luxury House is set in Arad. This villa features a pool with a view, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking. Guests have access to a hot tub, spa facilities and wellness packages.

The villa is fitted with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views. A private entrance leads guests into the villa, where they can enjoy some fruits and chocolates or cookies.

The property has an outdoor dining area. Guests may eat in the on-site traditional restaurant, which is open for dinner, lunch, brunch and cocktails. For guests with children, the villa offers indoor and outdoor play areas. There is a shared lounge at this property and guests can go cycling and hiking nearby. Masada is 22 km from ” ARADA ” Luxury House, while Ben Gurion University is 46 km away. The nearest airport is Ben Gurion Airport, 123 km from the accommodation.



13 Lilit Street, Arad,
8907311, Israel

Located in Arad, Sun, Mountain & Adventure provides a garden. There is a terrace and guests can make use of free WiFi and free private parking. The Room in this guesthouse is equipped with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a kitchenette, a dining area and a private bathroom with a hairdryer and a shower.

The guest room also features a desk and a kettle. Guests at Sun, Mountain & Adventure can enjoy a continental breakfast at an additional cost. Ein Bokek is 17 km from the accommodation, while Bethlehem is 48 km away. The nearest airport is Ben Gurion Airport, 87 km from Sun, Mountain & Adventure.


36 Bareket Street, Arad,
89067, Israel

Located in quiet surroundings in Arad, Dead Sea Sun Guest House provides air-conditioned accommodation with free WiFi access. A shared furnished terrace with free-to-use barbecue facilities is at the guests’ disposal, as is a garden. Each unit here includes a wood deck and a flat-screen TV with international channels, and some also have a seating area with a sofa. 

A stovetop, microwave and fridge are available in all units. The private bathrooms are fitted with a shower. Guests can enjoy a mountain and desert view. Cycling and hiking opportunities can be found nearby. The property is 25 km away from the Dead Sea and the property can arrange various treatments at Dead Sea spas upon previous request.

The ancient fortification of Masada can be visited at a distance of 19 km. Excursions can also be arranged on site. Ben Gurion Airport is 130 km away, and minivan transfers to/from the airport can be arranged in advance for an extra charge. Free parking is available.



59 Lot Trail, Arad,
8903462, Israel

Featuring garden views, Dead Sea Desert’s Edge features accommodation with balcony, around 22 km from Masada. Featuring sea and mountain views, this guest house also comes with free WiFi. Boasting family rooms, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. Some units are fitted with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, washing machine and a kettle, as well as a fully equipped kitchen.

At the guest house, all units are allergy-free. The guest house specializes in an à la carte and vegetarian breakfast and breakfast in the room is also available. As an added convenience, Dead Sea Desert’s Edge offers packed lunches for guests to bring on excursions and other trips off-property. Guests at the accommodation can make the most of yoga classes offered in-house.

Dead Sea Desert’s Edge has an outdoor fireplace and a children’s playground. Ben Gurion University is 46 km from the guest house, while Masada is 49 km from the property. The nearest airport is Ben Gurion, 124 km from Dead Sea Desert’s Edge, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.


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