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A Desert Jam

We had the chance to see and feel the desert at its best in this lovely farm. We were most... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel
Stop and buy the wines!

We looked for suggestions from our cousin, a former tour guide for this area,and she strongly... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Forest F
Glenview, Illinois, United States
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Hannah and Eyal Izrael are the founders of Carmey Avdat - one of the farms established on the Wine Route in the Negev near Sde Boker in the heart of the Negev Highlands. The farm is located on the remains of a 1500-year old agricultural settlement...more
Carmey Avdat Farm, Sde Boker 8499300, Israel
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We had the chance to see and feel the desert at its best in this lovely farm. We were most impressed by the room design and facilities that shows Hoteliery in its best! Breathtaking scene inside and outside of the room. The real desert agriculture...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Go for the peace and quiet of the desert--oh, and the wine: but it's the rock etching trails that make this such a unique and fascinating site. You don;t need to be a seasoned hiker to enjoy and appreciate the ancient etchings on the black...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We looked for suggestions from our cousin, a former tour guide for this area,and she strongly recommended Carmey Avdat for wine. We chose not to do a tour with them, but bought 6 bottles of wine (including Desert Dessert), and tried the grape juice. Amazing!

Thank Forest F
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Eyal knows how to make good wine and we loved the tasting. Feel the warmth and the wind of the Negev and enjoy the Merlot 2011. That's peace! We will come back!

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Carmey Avdat is a delightful and off-the-beaten track place to stay in the Negev, 20 minutes from Mitzpe Ramon. It is a working farm, recreated on the path of the ancient Spice Trail. There are 6 individual houses. They are quaint and delightful, with comfortable...More

Thank MGG47
Reviewed 27 September 2016

September 2016 - Without a doubt one of the most wonderful places I've ever been to.The owners are wonderful and have such an inviting philosophy. Our room was outstanding with a feel of nature both inside and out with all of the comforts of home....More

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carmeyavdatfarm, Owner at Carmey Avdat, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

thank you very much for your exalent reviw warm regards Hanna and Eyal

Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

Israel, August 2014. need silence like oxygen. Wonderful farm and excellent accommodation. The cabin is well equipped, the beds are comfortable  and so are the pillows. Private pool,  cool and inviting. Breakfast comes to the cabin in picnik box, rich, healthy and tasty. Around the...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2013

We had a perfect stay in Carmey Avdat and I just didnt want to leave! The house we stayed in had all the comfort, the quiet we were looking for, amazing breakfast and it is close to several interesting sites to do/visit (Sde Boker/En Avdat/Mitzpe...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2013

Unique! An Israeli Pioneer Family living their dream. Breath taking vista. Comfortable mountain dwellings reasonably priced with a morning breakfast served in your own privacy. Perfectly located to explore what only the Negev can offer. Go there to experience PEACE and enjoy their exceptional wines....More

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Reviewed 11 July 2013

The calm in this oasis where everything is well thought out: it does not leave the cottage and veranda and grazes nirvana in the pelvis. We spent three days and it could have lasted three weeks and excellent wine and food oil in abundance. The...More

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