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Located at a sacred site on the banks of Jordan River, Russian Pilgrim Residence offers fully furnished apartments with a private kitchen. Surrounded by the desert, it features a shopping arcade and free Wi-Fi in public areas.

Each apartment features ornate furniture and features rich fabrics and colors in its interior décor. All apartments include a living room with sofas and flat-screen TV. The VIP apartment includes a dining table.

Guests can do a few laps in the Dead Sea which is a 15-minute drive from Russian Pilgrim Residence. Amman City is 45 minutes by car and Queen Alia Airport is a 40-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Russian Pilgrim Residence has been welcoming guests since Oct 7, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • could the hotel arrange a local priest to baptise myself during my stay
    Yes we can arrange only arthodoks priest
    Answered on 27 January 2020
  • Hello. I have purchased a ticket for the Baptism Site with my Jordan Pass. Will this allow me to enter the Pilgrim Residence property? Thank you.
    yes this allow
    Answered on 16 February 2022
  • There is any way to get transportation from the residence to King Hussein Bridge Crossing Border?
    Yes we can take you there.
    Answered on 15 August 2022
Hotel area info *
Amenities of Russian Pilgrim Residence
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Chapel/Shrine
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Sauna
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Russian

House rules

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9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 20 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Visa UnionPay credit card Russian Pilgrim Residence accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a mandatory entrance fee to Baptism Site to access the property. Kindly contact the hotel for more information.

Please note that the hotel is in the Baptism Site and the border is open until 6 PM. If guests are arriving after 6 PM, please inform the property in advance for necessary arrangements.

Restaurant is closed from Mon, Jun 01, 2020 until Sat, Aug 15, 2020

Bar is closed from Mon, Jun 01, 2020 until Sat, Aug 15, 2020

FAQs about Russian Pilgrim Residence

  • Russian Pilgrim Residence has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Check-in at Russian Pilgrim Residence is from 9:00 AM, and check-out is until 1:00 PM.

  • Russian Pilgrim Residence is 4.3 miles from the center of Sowayma.

  • Room options at Russian Pilgrim Residence include:

    • Apartment
    • Twin
    • Triple

  • Guests staying at Russian Pilgrim Residence can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Buffet

  • Russian Pilgrim Residence offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Walking tours
    • Cooking class

  • The prices at Russian Pilgrim Residence may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.