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Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea

Situated on the shores of the Dead Sea, the Kempinski Hotel Ishtar is one of the most luxurious of the Dead Sea hotels. The hotel has a choice of bars and restaurants, nine outdoor swimming pools, a health club and tennis courts.


Lose yourself to a vast array of rooms and suites. The Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea offers three luxurious enclaves set amidst gardens dotted with lagoons, waterfalls and private pools, where ancient olive trees mingle with palm trees, providing you with absolute privacy in a serene and unmatched setting unlike any other by the Dead Sea.

Enter a world of natural and architectural brilliance sweeping you into a refuge of comfort and serenity in a Babylonian-Inspired theme. Carved in natural stone and delicately styled with contemporary fittings all rooms boast enchanting sea view balconies, complimentary mini bar and Internet, and luxury Dead Sea inspired bathroom amenities.

Custom-Made furniture, abundant facilities and articulate finishing. Our suites stand out with some of the most creative designs, tailor-made to provide you with an unforgettable journey. Get ready for spacious natural stone bathrooms, private balconies and terraces, secluded pools and exclusive settings

Ishtar Royal Villas
The Ishtar Royal Villas are an architectural masterpiece, each connected to two Ishtar Beach Chalets located directly on the beach, making it a secluded retreat for families seeking personalized luxury and privacy

Restaurants & Bars

Culinary possibilities are endless with the ever popular Ashur Italian Restaurant. The Ashur Italian restaurant is a symbol for the very best of Italian cuisine with breathtaking views. The Obelisk prepares the freshest and a-la minute dishes from the region and around the world presented beautifully in an amazing buffet. Our ever popular Thai restaurant “Codes” brings the mysteries of Thailand to you overlooking the Dead Sea.

The Obelisk Restaurant
Our international Chefs raise the anticipation with a focus on freshness featuring an international and local fare laced with orient fusion. Its traditional and trendy world interpretations and modern contemporary ambience is complimented with earth tones, natural stone. Discover our wide variety of dishes, including the much-beloved Mansaf with new choices evolving with the seasons. The Obelisk boasts an outdoor seating area with a great opportunity to take in the fresh vibrant air and view in the natural surroundings of the Dead Sea.

Ashur Pizza & Grill Italian Restaurant
Ashur Italian Restaurant will take you on a journey to discover Italian gourmet cuisine. Indulge your taste buds with Italian flavours. Located at the lower Infinity Pool edge, Ashur Restaurant offer the finest Italian recipes specially prepared by our very own Italian Chef complimented by a wide selection of Italian wines. Enjoy a true Italian dining experience while relaxing into one of the most beautiful natural surroundings.

The Codes Thai/Asian Fusion Restaurant
From the Kingdom of Thailand hails our talented Chefs with his natural spices and authentic Asian dishes that are more than enticing. The Codes Thai restaurant presents an elegantly eclectic medley of contemporary flavours from the Far East of Thailand and brings to you the real taste of a Thai and Asian fusion cuisine while enjoying the outdoors overlooking the Dead Sea.

Sumerian Bar
Set in an inspiring Babylonian theme, the sunset Terrace serves all your favourites from an outstanding selection of wines, aperitifs, specialty tea, coffee, delicious pastry and much more.
(Snacks and pastry are served from 12:00 hrs – 23:00 hrs)

Kish Bar
Overlooking the pools and garden, the Kish Bar is the ideal venue to relax after a long day. Enjoy our selection of signature cocktails before dinner or later as a night cap.

Isin-Lobby Bar
It is the real taste of Japan comes alive at Kempinski Ishtar Hotel. Freshly prepared sushi and sashimi sliced and rolled by our skilled chefs while you sip on Sake or our wide selection of wines

Leisure Facilities

Celestial Pools
Plunge into the popular Lazy River during the day, get that perfect tan by the modernly designed Sunken Pool. Take a gentle swim at sunset in the Ashur Pool, then top it all off with a brisk lap under the starry sky in the Akkad Infinity Pool. Take your pick from several heated and non-heated pools.

Fitness Centre
Our amazing Fitness Centre has everything you would expect from a luxurious centre complemented with the most up-to-date equipment. You can also book a personal trainer upon request.

Tennis Court
A Tennis Court is made available within the spa area, for those who want to add a bit of challenge to their daily workout. Requires booking in advance

Kempinski Kids Club Ishtar

With Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Kids Club, we have a place that offers a chance to make new friends, play interesting games and be involved in children’s outdoor activities and of course all of which is a lot of FUN!

Spa & Wellness

On the shores of the world’s oldest natural spa, Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea offers you a massive and modern labyrinth of wellness full of whirpools, steam rooms and saunas, as well as meditation and yoga rooms.
(Note – The spa area is exclusive to adults only)

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