Getaway Zimmer Accommodations in Israel

There are all sorts of vacations, most of them requiring lots of planning. But best of all are those impromptu vacations that result from the need to get away from it all. From time to time, we all need to restore balance and harmony to our lives. A getaway  tzimmer in Israel — where you need think about nothing but relaxation and pleasure — can be the perfect solution. Here are a few of the best zimmers in Israel for getaways:
Zavitan River

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Zimmer in Israel – Golan Heights

A marvelous Golan getaway awaits you at Moshav Aniam in the Golan Heights — a two-hour drive from central Israel.  A relaxed tzimmer in Israel,  transports you away from everyday stresses from the moment you enter its peaceful serene setting between the Ayit Waterfall and the Zavitan River. Three magnificent private suites await you, each with large windows offering panoramic views of the sweeping plains of the Golan Heights, and each with every amenity one could wish. At this zimmer, you can choose between the split-level Amber and Turquoise Suites or the large, open-plan Crystal Suite. Suites come complete with air conditioning, lounge, kitchen, 42” TV, king-sized double bed, and rain-head shower. Each suite opens onto an expansive deck facing a secluded garden and rockery, complete with cascading waterfall and fish pond. In the distance is the breathtaking beauty of Mount Hermon, the Hula Valley, and the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee). For the ultimate in relaxation, step into the double hot tub that faces the stunning open landscape. The owner thinks of everything. You’ll find a bottle of wine, fruit cake, a variety of hot and cold beverages, plush terry robes and slippers, and some surprises, too.

Israel Accommodation for Nature Lovers

artsy wooden door

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Moshav Aniam is situated at the center of the Golan Heights, less than 4 miles (6 km) from the ancient city of Katzrin. The moshav is located on the biblical lands of the tribe of Menashe and is named for the head of that tribe. Walk along the path of a spring that meanders among ancient fig trees to create a tranquil cool spot for reflection. Enjoy the galleries in the moshav’s artist’s colony, visit the herb farm or one of the many area restaurants and pubs. Have a massage, or take a workshop in yoga, Tai Chi, or drawing.

Harod Valley

Another tempting getaway zimmer can be found in the Galilee in the Harod Valley. Situated on a green hilltop and overflowing with peaceful country atmosphere, the kibbutz overlooks the Harod Valley Springs and Mount Gilboa.  Guests choose between luxury suites, private wooden cabins, or cozy kibbutz guest rooms. The cabins come fitted with a spacious living room, modern bedroom, fully equipped kitchen, double Jacuzzi, DVD player, cable TV, and elegant bath. The lodges open onto private verandas set over an endless green lawn and overlooking the panoramic Harod Valley.

Zimmers in Israel with Unique Activities

Guests enjoy access to the kibbutz’s Olympic-sized pool, two museums, and barbecue facilities. Local attractions include hang-gliding, rappelling, or hot-air ballooning from the top of Mount Gilboa.

Negev Getaway on the Wine Route

Some like it hot, so get thee to the Negev for your zimmer getaway at a farm on the Wine Route at the center of the Negev Highlands. A five-minute drive from Sde Boker, the farm was established on the 1500-year-old ruins of an agricultural settlement along the ancient spice route. The zimmer offers rustic chalet accommodations complete with natural pools and hammocks. Guests can sample the delicious wine produced on the farm and purchase some to take home, too.
avdat wine house

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Lodgings at this zimmer feature natural wood, hewn-stone bathtubs, and cobblestone floors and are outfitted with private veranda, dining area, stereo system, fully equipped kitchen, espresso machine, free fruit, milk, and wine. Breakfast is delivered to your door. Israel B&B for Peace and Quiet There are no DVD players or televisions to interrupt the natural peace of this Negev getaway. The chalets are environmentally friendly, using water purification systems and solar energy. Guests are encouraged to recycle, enjoy the desert beauty, bathe in natural pools, and pick and taste seasonal fruits from the farm’s bountiful orchards. Visit the metal shop and winery or enjoy such local attractions as: Ein-Avdat, Ben-Gurion’s Hut and Tomb, Mitzpe Ramon Visitors’ Center, Neve-Midbar Hot Springs, the Alpaca Farm, and the Ramon Crater.

Did You Know?

At 25 miles  (40 km) long and 6 miles  (10 km) wide, the Ramon Crater is the largest crater in Israel. Learn more