With 360 days of sun a year, a loud nightlife, scuba diving and swimming with dolphins, beaches, and awesome spring break parties… you don’t need to leave Israel to have a great weekend away!

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Best Coral Reef Hotels

The Reef Eilat Hotel

Swimming Pool | Boutique | Mid-Range | Herbert Samuel | $$$

Orchid Reef Hotel Eilat

The Orchid Reef is a lovely small hotel, with a great pool, good conditioned rooms, and a delicious breakfast. However what really makes the hotel stand out is its location – right next to Coral Beach. This is perfect for snorkeling and scuba diving. It’s about a 15-minute drive from the more touristy North Beach, but offers free bike rental and a free shuttle bus to make the trip easier.

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U Coral Beach Club Hotel

Swimming Pool | All inclusive | Mid-Range | Fattal | $$$$

The U Coral Beach Club Eilat Ultra All Inclusive offers a truly unique all-inclusive vacation where guests can enjoy a wealth of exciting activities from yachting and snorkeling to dance lessons and archery, at no extra cost. Add to this the hotel’s beautiful private beach, superb onsite entertainment and high quality meals and you have the perfect, stress-free break for all the family.


Isrotel Yam Suf

Swimming Pool | Tower | Mid-Range | Isrotel | $$$

Hidden away from the bustle of the city, Isrotel Yam Suf is a haven of peace and tranquility.

This spacious, luxuriously decorated hotel boasts three wings: the main building, the suites wing and the gardens wing, all arranged around a large central complex of beautiful pools and gardens. With vistas of the awe-inspiring Edom Mountains and the turquoise waters of Eilat Bay, the hotel offers a perfect getaway for sea-lovers and freedom-seekers, all just a few steps from the beach.


Royal Shangri-La Eilat

Swimming Pool | Boutique | Mid-Range | Herbert Samuel | $$$

Royal Shangri-La Eilat by Herbert Samuel is located on the top of the mountain with rooms and villas. Most of our rooms offers a balcony with panoramic views of the Gulf of Eilat, spacious bathroom, smart TVs and luxury furnishings.

The most prestigious wing of the hotel, the Villa Royal, features 2 luxurious villas located on top of the mountain with breathtaking views and surrounded by private swimming pools and spacious tanning beds, luxurious bedrooms and a luxurious bathroom.


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This guide is part of our series of Best Hotel Guides in Israel. Also check out our guides for Best Hotels in Israel, Best Hotels in Tel Aviv, Best Hotels in Jerusalem, Best Hotels in the Dead Sea; for those looking for boutique hotels we have guides for the Best Boutique Hotels in Israel and Best Boutique Hotels in Tel Aviv; and for those traveling in a budget, we have guides for the Best Hostels in Israel and Best Hostels in Tel Aviv


Did you know Eilat is very close to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Petra? Check out our guide for the Best Petra Tours!


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