One of Eilat’s premier attractions is its beautiful stretch of beach – the mighty Red Sea. Being a resort city, it prides itself on the sense of indulgence, hedonism and freedom, which reigns even on the beaches. But why not? The beaches in Eilat provide everything you would need for a perfect summer vacation – water sports, parties, food and drinks, nightclubs and almost year-round warm weather. Eilat Reef Beach offers a vibrant atmosphere for those who want to enjoy a great amount of water activities and water sports.
Situated on one of the beautiful stretches of the Red Sea coastline, this beach offers a good number of active sea sport activities. To its north is the Village Beach while to its south is the Coral Beach, which is famous for fine snorkeling and diving. Reef Beach is managed by Reef Hotel that offers services such as beverages, food and seating. You don’t need to be a guest on Reef Hotel to be able to use the beach as it is a free public beach. However, if you need beach chairs, parasols or beach beds, you can rent one for a small fee.
Eilat Reef Beach offers many water sport activities and a nice beach bar. During summer evening, the beach bar holds a number of stand-up comedians and musicians, sometimes even dance parties.
Water sports is the most popular and main attraction of Reef Beach. Just close to Reef Beach is the Aqua-Sport International Red Sea Diving Center, an established diving facility in Eilat. They offer the finest water sports and diving equipments, diving excursions, personal service and scuba diving training.
Reef Beach is a wonderful place for enjoying water sports, as the water is usually calm that allows water activities at most hours of the day. It is a good opportunity to see the beauty of Eilat from the sea in the unique way. Since it is located on the south beach area, expect to have great snorkeling, windsurfing and kite-surfing experience. You may not know this but Eilat is one of the best places in the world to learn how to kite surf. The sea and weather conditions here are ideal for novices, with its calm sea and steady northern winds. For beginners interested in kite surfing, find KiteXEilat for kite-surfing classes.
Eilat Reef Beach is certainly a water-sport playground where you can pick your preferred activity out of the broad array of water attractions available. Hire a motorboat, a jet-ski, or a glass-bottomed kayak. Have fun with a banana ride, or go for a relaxing rowing with a pedal boat. Other water sport activities here include windsurfing, water-skiing and parasailing.
Eilat Reef Beach is free for everyone although the shoreline is maintained by Reef Hotel. A mid-range hotel, it has a perfect location overlooking the Red Sea water, only south of the busy Northern beach. The place is close to diving centers and shops. Reef Hotel offers a peaceful yet enjoyable vacation on the beach, in a nostalgic atmosphere only a few steps away from the water. Guests can enjoy the pool, different buffet breakfast and a lounge area with wireless Internet connection at no extra charge.