In a Nutshell

The Kempinski Ishtar is the most luxurious and exclusive hotel located in Jordan’s Dead Sea coast. Designed in tribute to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Kempinski Ishtar makes for a glorious end to a holiday to Jordan.

At a Glance

  • The most luxurious beach hotel in Jordan
  • Beautiful views over the Dead Sea, especially at sunset
  • Largest spa in the Middle East
  • Exclusive Ishtar section of the hotel located in the gardens
  • Lovely man-made beach on the Dead Sea coast
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Luxury Resort
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318
Rooms
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WiFi
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The Detail

The Kempinski Ishtar has 318 rooms and suites set over two area: the main hotel building and the Ishtar Villas that are set within the lagoons, waterfalls and swimming pools that flow down to the Dead Sea beyond. All rooms and suites benefit from glorious Dead Sea views, with either patios or balconies. Rooms are furnished to a superb level, with WiFi, large TVs, minibars, and offering both bathtubs and walk-in rain showers. There are a range of suites of all shapes and sizes in both the main building and in the Ishtar section.

There are six restaurants and bars at the Kempinski Ishtar. Obelisk is the main all-day dining restaurant. Ashur Pizza & Grill is located beside the infinity pool and serves Italian fare. Akkad Pool and Grill serves light meals and drinks. Isin Lobby Bar, Kish Bar and the Sumerian Terrace make up the establishments to get a drink, or light snacks. The Sumerian Terrace is a particularly good place to watch the dramatic sunset.

The keystone of the Kempinski Ishtar is the Resense Spa. It is the largest spa in the Middle East at 10,000 square metres. The spa has 20 treatment rooms, six outdoor individual treatment and relaxation areas, hydro-facilities with a steam room, sauna, and whirlpool, Tepidarium heated lounges, the Dead Sea pool and the largest hydro-pool in the Dead Sea. 

There are nine fresh-water swimming pools including children’s pools. There is also a gym and a private beach area to enjoy the ultra-violet filtered sunshine of the Dead Sea.

Kempinski Ishtar Itineraries

Travel is all about those unique and special moments which make you smile. Our aim is simple: to offer exceptionally unique and innovative itineraries that are totally personalised around you.

Slow Jordan

Amman - Petra - Dead Sea  

This journey to Jordan is perfect for those who like to enjoy their travel slowly. Slow Jordan is a privately-chauffered suggested tour that does precisely that, gently meandering around the cultural delights of this magical destination. You spend three or four nights in many places rather than two, so you have more time to sit …

11 days from £2205 p. p.

Family Holiday to Jordan

Amman - Petra - Wadi Rum - Dead Sea  

This wonderful family holiday to Jordan includes all the amazing experiences that excite children. Explore Roman cities, invoke your inner Indiana Jones at Petra, take a camel ride in Wadi Rum and float on the Dead Sea.

9 days from £1840 p. p.

Walking Holiday in Jordan

Amman - Dana - Feynan - Petra - Wadi Rum - Dead Sea  

This private walking holiday to Jordan is designed for those who like to get out-and-about and see the country on two feet. We have designed a series of day-walks which allow you to see all the highlights, but also marvel at the natural beauty of Jordan's stunning landscapes.

12 days from £3135 p. p.

Classic Jordan

Amman - Petra - Wadi Rum - Dead Sea  

This classic eight-day private tour of Jordan explores the rich cultural heritage and stunning landscapes of Jordan. You'll have your own private driver in a modern air-conditioned vehicle and we will provide the finest private guides to bring this magical destination to life.

8 days from £1866 p. p.

Experiences

Travel is all about those unique and special moments which make you smile. Our aim is simple: to offer exceptionally unique and innovative itineraries that are totally personalised around you.