The Jorden Valley brding Lodge - healthy rural hospitality at Kibbutz Kfar Ruppin

The Jordan Valley Birding Lodge is a well-established and affordable B&B located in a world-renowned birding location in northern Israel.

A full Israeli breakfast is served each morning, at 8:00AM – or for early birds a take away Breakfast will be provided.

Breakfast time serves a unique opportunity to share tips on birding areas or hiking trails.

We will be happy to accommodate special dietary requirements.  Please let us know your needs at booking time.

Great Birding around the lodge
Tailor-made birding tours
Birding Hotspots

Warm Hospitality and birded friendly accommodation set in the Beit Shean valley, Israel makes the Jordan Valley lodge a must visit for every birder!

The Tree Pipit rooms

The Tree Pipit Bed & Breakfast rooms, are double room.
The 8 Tree Pipit rooms open to a central area with grass and shade from our Tipa tree. In the center of the site are sitting areas, garden furniture and barbecue are

These Rooms are suitable for 2-3 people.  
The Tree Pipit rooms include:

  1. 1 Double Bed or 2 Single beds, an additional bed can be set if needed
  2. Cable TV
  3. Free WiFi
  4. Air conditioning – warm and cold. We ask that you keep the room at a comfortable temperature (not excessive extreme)
  5. Sofas
  6. Kitchenette with: Refrigerator, Microwave, Kettle, Coffee, Tea, Sugar ext. and cooking utensils.
  7. Our water is spring water and you can drink tap water without any hesitation
  8. Bed night lights
  9. A table and 2 chairs
  10. Bathroom and toilet with a low flow – for water conserving, Shampoo, shower gel, soap and extra towels. Hot water at all time
  11. All our rooms have smoke detector

The Black Francolin suites

The Black Francolin rooms, are family suites that open to the compound with grass and shade from beautiful Ficus trees. The complex includes outdoor seating areas, garden furniture and barbecue area.

The Black Francolin Suite has two bedrooms, Bathroom and a living room.

These Rooms are suitable for 5 people.  
The Bed and Breakfast suits include:

 2 Bedrooms (total 5 beds):

The Bed and Breakfast suits include:

2 Bedrooms (total 5 beds):
first room: 1 Double Bed or 2 Single beds.
second room: 3 single beds or a double bed + a single bed

  1. Cable TV
  2. Free WiFi
  3. Air conditioning – warm and cold. We ask that you keep the room at a comfortable temperature (not excessive extreme)
  4. Sofas
  5. Kitchenette with: Refrigerator, Microwave, Kettle, Coffee, Tea, Sugar ext. and cooking utensils.
  6. Our water is spring water and you can drink tap water without any hesitation
  7. Bed night lights
  8. A Dining area – dining table and chairs.
  9. Bathroom and toilet with a low flow – for water conserving, Shampoo, shower gel, soap and extra towels. Hot water at all time
  10. All our rooms have smoke detector

with a fully equipped kitchen with fridge, microwave, kettle and cooking utensils. The room also has air conditioning, television and cable

Jordan Valley Center

At Kibbutz Kfar Ruppin you will meet a unique nature experience.

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עקבו אחרינו

Attractions in our area

Heritage Sites:

  • The “Naharayim Experience” and the old bridges – combining the kibbutz story, the electricity plant and the Jordan landscape.
  • The Tower and Stockade Museum in Gan Hashlosha – an opportunity to visit a life-size reconstruction of “Tel Amal” – the first “Tower and Stockade” settlement, where this construction method was invented and initially carried out.
  • The ancient synagogue in Beit Alpha – a reconstructed zodiac mosaic and the story of the offering of Isaac.

Water and Nature Sites:

  • The Water-spring Triangle – Nahal Hakibbutzim, Ein Mo’da and Ein Shokek.
  • Gan Hashlosha (the Sachna) – the most beautiful water park in the country.
  • Ganei Hugga – A water park in the Beit Shean Valley, located in the landscape of Bereishit, opposite the Gilead Mountains
  • Hidden springs – Ask the hosts at “The Jordan Valley Nature Lodge” …
  • Luna Gal – The water park on the Golan beach in the Sea of Galilee
  • Hamat Gader – Hot springs park at the foot of the Golan Heights

National Parks:

  • Beit She’an National Park – Visit the spectacular ruins that was the Roman and Byzantine city of Beit She’am.
  • She’an Nights – A New breathtaking Audio Visual Show taking place after sunset !
  • Star of the Jordan – Belvoir Fortress is a Crusader fortress, a sculpture garden and spectacular views.

Nature and Landscape Routes:

  • Bird Migration – Detailed and up-to-date information will be provided at the accommodation office.
  • Through the Jordan Valley view – a paved bicycle path, with unique views to the neighbors from the east.
  • Through the Gilboa landscape – a combination of forests, views of the landscape and valley, and amazing flowering in winter and spring.

And more …

  • Gan Garoo in Nir David – an Australian park for the whole family
  • Cheese Dairy, Asis Farm in Moshav Menahemia
  • The Jordan Carriages – A carriage ride in nature and other activities
  • Rob Roy – canoeing along the Jordan River, Raft building and other activies
  • Galita Chocolate – Family Chocolate Workshops at Kibbutz Degania B
  • Reiser – Reiser tours starting from Nir David
  • Moshav Avital Farm – Horse riding trips
  • Ecological – field trips by electric vehicle
  • Jungle Fun – Kibbutz Beit Zera

Restaurants

  • Restaurant Rutenberg – a wonderful combination of French and Mediterranean cuisine in Old Gesher
  • Restaurant Dag Dagan – fish restaurant in Kibbutz Heftziba
  • Herb Farm Restaurant in the Gilboa
  • Mother Restaurant – authentic home-cooked kosher food, Beit Shean
  • Rosalia – cafe and patisserie, Beit Shean
  • Tzel Tamar restaurant – Country restaurant in Ashdot Yaakov.