Your base for discovering the Dead Sea & Masada

About Us

The Dead Sea Adventure Hostel is your base for discovering the Dead Sea, Masada and the desert. This is not just another hostel but a Desert Adventure center for backpackers and adventurers.

The hostel is located on the edge of the small southern city of Arad, just on the corner of the road to Masada, in the middle of the desert. Our area is full of beautiful hiking trails, running and cycling paths, breathtaking canyons and mountains, and it’s the most accessible place to reach the Dead Sea and Masada with public transport or by car.

In Arad, you will find Restaurants, Pubs, Markets, grocery stores, an Artist Quarter,
a winery and brewery and public transport to all major cities in Israel.


We offer shuttles to the Dead Sea and Masada, a variety of Eco, cultural and extreme tours. We also offer group evening activities such as star gazing, cave fire and beers, Hummus workshop, poyke night and much more.


We are only:

25 min from the Dead Sea and Masada

1.5 hour from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

2 hours from Ovda Airport

2.5 hour from Eilat


You just need to show up and we will take care of everything else.

Join us and discover the desert !