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Wadi Rum Protected Area 15 km away from the Visitor Centre, Wadi Rum 77110 Jordan
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#11 of 298 Speciality lodging in Wadi Rum
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Our beautiful and modern camp is located in the heart of the Wadi Rum Protected Area. We have a selection of single, double, family, and group tents with everything needed for your comfort, from Bedouin blankets to modern bathrooms. During the day, we offer a variety of services to enable you to discover this beautiful landscape the way that best suits your skills and desires. To this end, we offer day trips involving camel rides, jeep tours, and hiking excursions. If you are feeling adventurous, we invite you to try rock climbing, trekking, and backpacking. After a day of adventure, we invite you to come watch the sun set over the spectacular canyons of Wadi Rum. After the sunset, we will take you to the camp to eat Zarb, a traditional Bedouin meal. We will then entertain you with traditional music and dancing under the stars. In the morning, we will serve you breakfast before taking you on another day of adventure in spectacular Wadi Rum.
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Free parking
Public wifi
Free breakfast
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Evening entertainment
Shared bathroom
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
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Allergy-free room
Bottled water
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Mountain view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Arabic


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Wadi Rum Protected Area 15 km away from the Visitor Centre, Wadi Rum 77110 Jordan
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Evelyne C wrote a review Mar 2020
Ieper (Ypres), Belgium5 contributions
We had an amazing experience @ candles camp. We arrived in Rum village around 4.30pm and were picked up with a jeep. We could leave our car in the vicinity of Rum village. He drove us into the desert where he stopped to have us experience the sunset in the desert; a great experience! After witnessing the sunset we were taken to the camp. The tents are nice and cosy and the shared bathroom is very clean. We had typical bedouin dinner (delicious!) and excellent tea. They lighted the bonfire and they/we sang for several hours. It’s one of these “once in a lifetime experiences” I would recommend to everyone. We also booked a half day jeep tour the day after which we also liked very much!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Paula S wrote a review Feb 2020
Alalpardo, Spain4 contributions1 helpful vote
We were there for 3 days, two of them full day tour. The camp was so good, and the rooms and the toilets were very cleaned. They are always ready if you need something. Ahmed was the cocker and who took care the camp, was very friendly. Mohamed, our guide, make for us the best days in the desert, he explains all the things very good and he speaks English. Was so nice to be with him all the days. We recommend this camp 100%! We will come back for sure!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Wolczi wrote a review Feb 2020
Gliwice, Poland24 contributions7 helpful votes
I spent in Candles Camp 2 nights with my friends. Food was very good! Trip around Wadi Rum desert was the best!!! Our guide was excellent, very friendly and helpful. He cooked for us very delicious dinner during the trip. I really recommend!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
KrisztinaM wrote a review Feb 2020
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Spent a weekend in Candles Camp leading a yoga retreat - amazing experience. Mahdi and his staff went above and beyond to make sure that everyone was happy and had a good time. We took over the camp and practiced yoga outside in the sand and in the big, beautiful community tent as well. Evenings were spent by the fire sharing music with the Bedouins. Unforgettable. Was also at the camp a few months before with a few families and our little children. The staff was amazing and patient with the kids.
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Date of stay: February 2020
Alex T wrote a review Jan 2020
Madrid, Spain2 contributions
We felt very welcome in the camp by everyone, the food and the rooms were OK. And the Jeep tour and the guide Musayef were great!! I recommend it, if you come during the winter months prepare accordingly, as during the night it is very cold.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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JordanAl Aqabah GovernorateWadi Rum
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Frequently Asked Questions about Candles Camp
Which popular attractions are close to Candles Camp?
Nearby attractions include Jebel Khazali (5.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Candles Camp?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Candles Camp?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Candles Camp?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Candles Camp?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Arabic.
Are there any historical sites close to Candles Camp?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Wadi Rum Guide (11.7 km).