In the heart of the desert, on the outskirts of a quiet and growing desert town is where you will find the Desert Iris Hotel. It is a peaceful place with a welcoming homely atmosphere, surrounded by intoxicating silence and flourishing wilderness.
A luxurious suites hotel, an oasis that is also an exit point for those going on desert tours, activities in nature, adventure tours and private or commercial groups team building activities. It is a perfect place for a multi-attraction fun-filled family vacation, or to simply come to enjoy the luxurious rooms, tranquility and the spiritual and gastronomic indulgence we offer.
The Desert Iris Hotel was established on the combination of a Zionist vision with a social-economical one. A substantial part of the Hotel’s revenue will be invested in the local community, towards the development of its education and economy.
The area of Yeruham holds a number of nature sites that attract both families and nature lovers, among them you will find HaMakhtesh HaGadol (The Big Crater), the Iris Nature Reserve, Yeruham Lake and more.
The surrounding area is abundant with things to see and places to explore, such as ancient cities, open desert panorama, independent farms and, of course, Yeruham itself which provides an extraordinary authenticity of a unique community life.
The Desert Iris Hotel provides an encounter with the unique and rich contents it offers, that are a part of the journey into the rare and miraculous world of the desert, far away from the hustle of urban life.
The place emphasizes exposure to the nomadic way as a meeting point that helps one connect to the desert and to a nomadic state of mind.