Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Eilat is ready to explore

The ocean views and desert provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Eilat. This city's snorkelling, diving and dolphin watching draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Eilat

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Travellers enjoy Eilat for its snorkelling, dolphin viewing and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Eilat has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Papaya Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Green Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Kings City (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Dekel Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Dolphin Reef (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Palm Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Eilat

Travellers enjoy Eilat for its snorkelling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 40°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Eilat

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Eilat is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanical Garden Of Eilat (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Papaya Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Green Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mifrats Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Dekel Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Shlomo Mountain (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Eilat

The nearest airport is in Eilat (ETH), located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Aqaba (AQJ-King Hussein Intl.), which is 4.9 mi (7.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Eilat?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday lettings around Eilat. From 31 flats & apartments to 16 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eilat? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eilat. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eilat Marina: 68 holiday lettings
  • Dolphin Reef: 68 holiday lettings
  • Dekel Beach: 68 holiday lettings
  • Papaya Beach: 68 holiday lettings
  • Green Beach: 68 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eilat listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Eilat?

Yes, of course. offers 31 Flats in Eilat. Our other popular types of Eilat holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 34 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Eilat?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Eilat. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.