Herods Palace Eilat Eilat
Here’s the royal treatment on a grand scale among hotels in EilatThe Herods Palace Hotel is a sensational complex where everything has been planned on a grand scale. Built in bold architectural style with a dominating position along the Red Sea coastline – and complete with its own palm tree-studded beachfront – this hotel is one of the finest hotels in Eilat that you will find.Herods Palace is a visual sensation – a towering ensemble of buildings, pools, and enormous light-filled spaces. There are domes, networks of bridges, waterfalls, and a Roman Cardo (a colonnaded shopping street). A selection of 468 well-furnished rooms and suites, plus 7 restaurants and bars and 2 swimming pools (one of them huge) provides you with the ultimate holiday experience.For adults and children, there are plenty of things to do every day. The hotel offers a range of activities, shows and performances during the day and in the evening. There’s a special Kids Club and also plenty of large shady areas to roam. In addition, you can use the hotel’s babysitting service if you want some free nights out on your own.Staying at the Herods Palace Hotel in Eilat is an adventure not to be missed.Hotel address and phone number:P.O.Box 4201North Beach88103 EilatTel: 972-8-6380000More information:Highlights• High standard of accommodation• 7 restaurants and bars• 2 outdoor swimming pools• Superb cuisine• Wonderful spa treatments• Many adult and kids entertainmentsRoomsThere’s a rich selection of rooms and suites at Herods Palace – 468 in all – and they are offered in 7 different categories to suit all tastes and budgets. The rooms all have balconies and King-sized beds, plus a rich array of amenities.Restaurants and DiningOne of the delights at Herods Palace is being able to visit different restaurants without leaving the hotel complex. Everything is available to you ‘on the doorstep’:‘Birdwatchers’:Enjoy your buffet-style breakfasts and dinners here, where many kinds of international cuisine are offered. Evening meals include colorful vegetable and salad bars and a wide selection of meat and vegetarian dishes. There’s also a special range of children’s dishes. Some food is prepared in front of you. Entry to the first seating is from 6.30 to 7pm and for the second seating from 8.30 to 9:00 pm.‘Tamarind’:You can also eat breakfast in this elegant restaurant, where an extensive selection of dishes are served buffet-style and prepared while you watch. It’s open between 8.30 and 10.30 am and is also available for private and family functions. It seats XXX.‘Four Winds’:You’ll find this dairy restaurant and bar in the Hotel’s lobby. With its lush vegetation and ornamental fishponds on the terrace, it has a great atmosphere. There’s a rich selection of hot and cold dairy and vegetarian dishes. The bar is open between 10am and midnight, while food is served between 11am and 11pm.‘Ha’Mitbach’ Restaurant (‘The Kitchen’ in Hebrew):This is located in ‘the Cardo’, Herod’s shopping complex on the Eilat Promenade. Cuisine is Mediterranean ‘fusion’ that combines modern cuisine with the special aromas and tastes of the Middle East. An open-style kitchen allows you to see food being prepared. If you are on half board you can enjoy an evening meal here for an additional payment.Gazebo Snack Bar:This is a great place for lunch around the pool. It has a rich choice of Israeli-style grilled meats and hot fast-food dishes, including shwarma, fries, chicken nuggets, hotdogs, falafel, and salads and a drinks bar. The bar is open from 10am, while meals are available from 12.30 to 5pm (until 6pm in July and August).Shake It Juice Bar:The Tropical bar in the pool area offers you health salads, exotic fruit shakes, milk shakes, ice creams and popsicles, frozen fruit juice, smoothies and a wide range of fresh fruit in season.Swimming PoolsHerods Palace has one of the largest and most impressive swimming pools in Eilat. Garlanded by palm trees, fountains and statues and well supplied with lounger beds, it’s the place where you’ll enjoy relaxing every day. There’s also a children’s pool with shading against the strong sun.Fitness and SpaThe Gladiator gym is outfitted with the latest ‘TechnoGym’ fitness equipment, complete with personal TV screens for each exercise station. It is available without charge to all Herods guests. In the Herods Vitalis Hotel alongside is one of Eilat’s most invested Spas. It offers 60 different kinds of beauty and therapy treatment and has an impressive range of facilities. The entry fee for Herods Palace guests is 180 shekels per person.Events and ConferencesThe Laurence Conference Room measures 220 sq. m and accommodates 200 guests in theater style and 140 guests in dinner style. The room has a raised stage, making it ideal for corporate events and presentations. It can also be sub-divided into four seminar rooms.Business LoungeThe Sky Business Lounge is located on the 11th Floor, offering you a fantastic view over the entire Eilat skyline. It is superbly equipped with every facility you’ll need to conduct efficient business meetings: 2 computers, Internet connection, fax machines and copiers, a private boardroom for up to 8 people (advance booking required). The Lounge offers a free buffet with light refreshments, fruit, sweet and savory pastries, cheeses and spreads, and hot and cold beverages. Entry for guests over 18 is charged at 150 shekels per day.Services• Free parking for hotel guests• Snooker tables• Laundry and dry-cleaning services• 24 hour room service• Babysitting services• Special menus for babies• Jewelry and drug store in-house• Synagogue within hotelChildren’s entertainmentThe hotel runs a special ‘Princes’ Club’ to entertain children and youngsters up to 14. Equipped with Playstations and other computer game consoles, it’s the natural focus for daytime and evening activities. There are play sessions, creative circles, cooking and baking classes. In the evening, kids will enjoy entertainment such as a circus, dog show, kids talent contest, pyjama party and more. The Club is open from 10am to 5pm, with evening events at 8.15 pm.Adult entertainmentHerods Palace in Eilat has a reputation for the quality of its adult entertainment. There are musical shows, cabarets, entertainment teams, bingo and fun games. Specially invited singers and stand-up comedians are regularly invited to appear in the Officers Bar near the Lobby. In addition, as a Fattal guest you are entitled to free entry at the Fattal private beach – the Dekel Beach – where famous artists appear during the summer.Check-in/check-outCheck-in time to rooms is 3pm. Check-out time is 12am.