Madaba, Jordan Mariam Hotel is a Budget class hotel with an out door swimming pool offering budget prices to independent travellers, centrally located in a peaceful residential area just 5 minutes walk from the center of Madaba, St George's Church (the Church of the Map) and the Tourist Center. It is two blocks northeast of the Al Mouhafada Circle (the Governor's Building) and to the right. At your request the hotel can arrange a taxi to pick you up from the airport cost you US$ 20 only. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at the poolside restaurant. The hotel bar serve drinks till aftermid night. Free parking and free local telephone calls. Internet access is available for the guests in the lobby. Mariam Hotel has undertaken the organization of the bus that takes the Kings' Highway to Petra every day that three passengers are available to take it. It stops for an hour at Karak, and fifteen minutes at Wadi Mujib and the fare is 14JD. Nearby sites of interest include Mount Nebo (7km) and Dead Sea (25Km).