The Green Backpackers

Nahal Sirpad 2/2 P.o Box 827, Mitzpe Ramon 80600, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel, Distance from city centre: 1km

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Looking for vibrant homebase for your journey in the desert?
Looking for a fun, clean and comfortable place to call home for a while?
Then "The Green Backpackers" is the place for you
Come hang out with other energetic backpackers right at the edge of a natural wonder.
The Green Backpackers is a hiker-friendly, eco-friendly and just generally friendly basecamp run by two experienced guides who have fallen in love with the region and share their love and advise every day.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Sorry but no kids under the age of 16.

No groups of more than 4 people.

Please note we only accept payments by cash upon arrival; credit card facilities are not available

Prices do not include vat as incoming tourist's are exempt from tax.
Breakfast is not included in the online rates

No Groups Accepted: we can not accommodate groups of more than 4 people

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Directions to The Green Backpackers
By Bus from Beer Sheva -
Take the number 64 or 65 bus from Beer Sheva to Mitzpe Ramon. (Metropolin and NOT Egged)
Get off at 'Nahal Sirpad' stop, called also 'Har Gamal' (camel hill) Station. (It is one of the last stops in town)
You will be able to see the hostel very clearly as it is situated right in front of the bus stop, so don't get off the bus till
you see us on your left.
We are the brown & green house left of the bus stop. (It says 'The Green Backpackers in yellow over green - in big letters)

(Some of the bus drivers don't know the town and will try to tell you to get off at the wrong station, so just be patient and wait till you see us, on your left)

By Bus from Eilat -
You will need to get off at the station in the center of town. You will come up to Mitzpe Ramon out of the crater and the bus stop is immediately after you come off the traffic circle. That is the 'central' part of Mitzpe Ramon. If you need to take out money from the bank or buy food, then you might want to do it then in order to save the walk back there later...

From there you need to walk on the main street (David Ben Guryion) towards west... (The bank and all should be on
your right and the big traffic circle should be at your back).

Walk straight and pass one junction and then a small traffic circle, keep walking straight (do not turn at the traffic circle) and then you should take your first left turn. This is 'Rehavam Zeevi' st. but the sign is only in Hebrew. (They are now building a new traffic circle there)

Pass the big gym on your left and the high school on your right.
Go to the end of that street were you will find yet another traffic circle and turn left.
You will see us on your left after a few more meters - The top of the building is painted Green, and it says 'The Green Backpackers' on it in yellow.

By Car -
From root 40, turn at the big traffic circle - into town. If you are coming from North then it will be a right turn, and
from Eilat - a left turn. (This is David Ben Guryion st.)
You will pass the 'central' part of Mitzpe Ramon on your right.
Pass the small traffic circle (with the big rock in the middle of it) and turn left at the next turn. This is 'Rehavam Zeevi' st. but the sign is only in Hebrew. (They are building a new traffic circle there now).
Pass the big gym on your left and the high school on your right.
Go to the end of that street were you will find yet another traffic circle and turn left. You will see us on your left after a few more meters - The top of the building is painted Green, and it says 'The Green Backpackers' on it in yellow.

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