The SpaceThe Cycle-inn is equipped to host family getaways, retreats, social events birthdays, workshops and more. As reflected in our name, we warmly welcome bicycle groups and offer bicycle rental and advice. Guest AccessYour group will have access to an equipped kitchen, 2.5 bathrooms, a living room with satellite TV and a large garden with a Barbecue spot. You will not share the house with other groups.
Also, please note that discounts for children are available - this will be applied as a special offer once we receive your booking. Interaction with GuestsWe are more than happy to help you with tips and directions to hiking trails and mountain bike routes in the area. We live 5 min walk from the Cycle-inn so we are always close by. The NeighborhoodThe Cycle-inn is located in Neot Hakikar, south of the Dead Sea. The area, also known as the Valley of Sodom, the same one mentioned in the biblical story of Sodom and Gomorrah, is the lowest place on earth.
The area offers a wide variety of hiking and cycling routes, 4X4 tours, and other recreational activities. There is a grocery store in Neot Hakikar and a mini-market in Ein Tamar, the nearby village.
This unique area combines rare desert views with contrasting oasis and fertile agricultural zones of the valley's two villages (“Moshavim”):
Neot Hakikar and Ein Tamar.
We are situated only 20 min drive away from Ein-boqeq and the southern shore of the Dead-Sea, allowing visitors to enjoy the curing waters of the Dead-Sea while lodging in a rural setting and at affordable prices. Getting AroundNeot Hakikar is accessible most easily by car. When here, you can walk or cycle practically everywhere.
Here’s how far we are by car from some main attractions and cities:
Masada: 53 km (~40 min)
Ein Gedi: 69 km (~50 min)
Eilat: 184 km (~2 hrs)
Tel Aviv: 195 km (~2.5 hrs)
Beer-Sheva: 84 km (~1 hr)
Jerusalem: 148 km (~2 hrs) Other Things to NotePlease note that there are no ATMs in Neot Hakikar. An ATM is available at the mini-market in the next door village.The nearest Gas station is located 13 Km away at the Arava Junction (dir. Eilat).
Please keep in mind that we aim to provide an affordable accommodation option for groups and large families. If you're after something shiny and luxurious this might not be what you're looking for.