Frequently Asked Questions
What do the prices include?
Accommodation, Wifi, Hebrew learning, all activities planned in the program, food budget, trips, swimming pool & more. Participation in free kibbutz activities, access to library.
Do you offer private lessons?
Yes. To be checked and scheduled before your arrival
How many students are in each class?
Our classes are intimate, usually no more than 10-12 students
How can I pay? In which currency?
We accept Shekels or Euro
You can pay with cash, credit card (AMEX and Diners + 2%), Bank transfer (+ 40 euro)
Please note that when paying by credit card, we can only charge in NIS. Thereby prices may vary according to current conversion rates
Where can I exchange money?
We suggest to exchange a small amount of 50 euro at the airport (Just to get by)
And there are change offices in all main cities, Including Beer-Sheva (The nearest city).
*** NEVER CHANGE MONEY WITH INDIVIDUALS IN THE CITY! ***
What can I do during the weekends?
Usually, weekends are free of classes. You can stay in the kibbutz or travel as you wish.
How does the food budget work?
Each student receives a daily budget for food that can be spent either in the dining room (Kosher) or in the grocery shop. More details in our wellcome document.
Is there a supermarket in the Kibbutz?
Yes, 7 days a week (Saturdays between 1pm-2pm only)
Do you offer cleaning services in the room during my stay?
Yes, upon request and with added cost
Do you offer laundry services?
Yes, you are welcome to use the kibbutz laundry services with extra charge. See details in our wellcome document.
Can I come for less than 8 weeks?
Yes. You can join us for any period with a minimum of 1 week.
Is there public transportation to & from the Kibbutz?
Yes, and we can also provide you with a taxi at reduced costs
You can find more information here.
Can I stay a few nights before or after the program?
Yes and the first extra night is free of charge.
Do you offer different levels of teaching?
Yes, any level is possible. Please fill up the Hebrew level form
How can I register to one of your programs?
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you offer biblical Hebrew lessons?
Yes. Integrated in the general program.
What's in my room?
Private restroom and shower, Air conditioner, TV, Wardrobe, Free WIFI, refrigerator, microwave, kettle, dinnerware and utensils. We supply clean towels and linen.
Please note that cooking is not allowed in the rooms.
Do you provide the study materials?
Yes, but the Hebrew books are not included in the price. To be paid on arrival.
What do I need to bring with me?
Walking shoes, sunglasses, a hat (for the trips), and a swimming suit. If you are taking any medication please bring enough for your whole stay. Also, any personal belongings you might need as well.
Do you have Hebrew programs all year round?
Yes. Have a look at our yearly calendar
Can I use my mobile phone in Israel?
Yes, though you might need to buy a local Sim card.
Kibbutzimer (Est. 2007) offers a Hebrew program for tourists between the ages of 18 and 81 (Minors are welcome with parental advisory only) in Kibbutz Mashabei-Sadeh. We provide our participants a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn Hebrew while experiencing the authentic kibbutz way of life, travelling Israel, and meet people from all over the world!
We are committed to fit the needs of each of our students according to their Hebrew level, from complete beginners to advanced.
We offer full accommodation, 30 Hebrew lessons per week, Travelling weekly, and much more!