Dreaming of the perfect vacation that’s just a short trip from the center of Israel? Then you simply must come to the idyllic Erettz Dafna Travel Hotel, the gem of Israel’s Travel Hotel chain. Situated on Kibbutz Dafna, the hotel sits at the foot of snow-capped Mt. Hermon, and is immersed in the breathtaking Upper Galilean landscape of the Hula Valley and the Golan Heights. Magnificent views of luscious pecan and walnut trees, as well as beautifully-manicured lawns, greet you through every hotel window. The Dan River meanders among ancient trees and completes the captivating vista that makes this tranquil vacation spot so picturesque.
Exceptional hospitality experience
Just a short walk from the hotel, you’ll discover a variety of additional amenities and adventurous activities for all ages. Enjoy nature outings, including Dan River tours, ATV rides, e-bikes, golf cart trail tours along the Dan River, and water hikes through the Hasbani (Snir) and the Banias (Hermon) Rivers. Chocolate lovers will thrill at the tasty chocolate workshops offered at the Shulman Chocolate Museum. You’ll also find a deli and mini-market nearby. more in the Kibbutz, the children’s playground, soccer field, semi-Olympic seasonal pool, and kiddie pool are guaranteed to keep everyone busy.
The Erettz Dafna Travel Hotel offers 53 beautifully-decorated guest rooms perfect for couples and families. Each room is surrounded by lush lawns, cool shade trees, and comfortable benches ideal for resting and relaxing within the verdant natural setting. The rooms are located in three wings, and are fully-accessorized for the complete vacation: a spacious sitting area with a sofa bed suitable for children, A/C, LCD TV, luxurious shower, and a kitchenette equipped with a mini-fridge, microwave, and coffee set (please note that no additional kitchenware is provided).
Eat, Tour, Enjoy!
Good mornings begin with great breakfasts, so the Erettz Dafna Travel Hotel is happy to serve you an authentic Israeli breakfast guaranteed to energize you for the busy day of tours and entertainment ahead. What awaits you in our dining hall? Fabulous omelets, fresh salads, aromatic freshly-baked goods, a delicious selection of breads, the finest cheeses, tasty spreads, seasonal fruit, and, of course, excellent coffee.
The rest of the day can be spent reveling in the area’s natural wonders and enjoying tours suitable for couples and families. One of the popular local hikes just walking distance from the hotel is the concrete dam that divides the Dan River into two tributaries: while one flows into the Snir River, the other flows within Kibbutz Dafna. You will find the dam in the heart of the avocado plantations north of Kibbutz Dafna, and on hot summer days you can enjoy cooling off in the river’s bracing waters. The dam is the perfect spot for adventurous swimmers to jump in.