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Kerem hotel Group: Elma Hotel / Gordonia Hotel


Website accessibility

We believe that the Internet must be available and accessible to everyone regardless of circumstances and ability.

The site uses various technologies designed to make it as accessible as possible.

An accessibility panel has been installed on the site that allows people with disabilities to adapt the site to their needs.

For maximum accessibility it is recommended to browse the site from the Chrome browser.

Accessibility panel

To open the panel, click on the accessibility icon in the corner of the screen or via the keyboard by Alt + 9.

Panel accessibility tools:

# 1 built-in accessibility modes

  1. Adaptation to epilepsy

This profile allows people with epilepsy to use the site safely by eliminating the risk of seizures resulting from flickering or flickering animations and dangerous color combinations.

  1. Adjustment for visual impairment

This mode adapts the site for the convenience of users with visual impairments such as deteriorating vision, tunnel vision, cataract, glaucoma and others.

  1. Cognitive disability

This mode provides various assistance options that will help users with cognitive impairments like dyslexia, autism and the like, to focus more easily on the essential elements of the site.

  1. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

This mode helps users suffering from ADHD and neurodevelopmental disorders to read, browse and focus on the main elements of the site while significantly reducing distractions.

  1. Adaptation for the blind

This mode is suitable for screen readers such as JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver and TalkBack. A screen reader is software for blind users that is installed on your computer or laptop.

# 2 Accessible reading

Zoom – Zoom in / out

Displays magnified text at the mouse

Readable font

Highlighting titles

Marking links

Font size

Row height

# 3 color and contrast

Contrast like that

Bright contrast

High contrast


High saturation

Low saturation

Define text color

Setting color headings

Set background color for text and titles.

# 4 more tools

Mute sound

Hide photos

Virtual keyboard in Hebrew (for filling out forms)

Cancel animations

Defined reading area (mouse pointer)

Mark a block in a mouse aisle

Marking fields in focus mode

Resize mouse cursor (black / white)

# 5 Screen reader and keyboard navigation

Adaptations for popular screen readers: JAWS and NVDA.

Keyboard navigation:

Navigate the site using the keys: Tab | Shift + Tab | Esc | Enter

In addition, use shortcuts to jump between specific elements:

M for “Menus”

H for “Headlines”

F for “Forms”

B for “Buttons”


We continue our efforts to continually improve the accessibility of the site out of a moral obligation to allow continuous, accessible and uninterrupted use even for people with disabilities.

Despite our efforts to make all content on the site fully accessible, there may be certain sections of the site that have not yet been fully adapted to the accessibility requirements.

If you encounter any difficulties regarding the accessibility of the site or need help or additional information, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

contact information


An external rooms reservation system (operating under an independent domain not owned by the Yearim Hotel or Gordonia) has been incorporated into the site. It may be that the rooms reservation system or sections of it have not yet been made accessible for use by disabled surfers. We are in close connection with the company responsible for the development of the reservations system, and it is our intention to update this Declaration of Accessibility and report any improvements when they occur. Please accept our apologies. In case you have been experiencing problems while trying to place an online reservation, please get in touch with us via the site’s Contact Us form, or call us by phone (972-2-5331342) and we would be pleased to help you to the best of our ability

Accessibility at the Yearim Hotel and Gordonia – Kibbutz Ma’ale Hahamisha

We have enlarged two rest rooms stalls in the Shaked Building, adapting them for use by disabled individuals.

We have installed a ramp, to help guests maneuver the incline from the parking lot to the Shaked Building back entrance, and we intend in the very immediate future to redraw the Shaked parking slots.

We have redesigned a room in the Arava Building, to make it accessible.

We have redesigned three rooms in the Shaked Building, to make them accessible.

We have marked all the stairs in the Shaked Building with buttons, for the benefit of our blind guests.

We have marked all the stairs in our buildings for the benefit of the sight-impaired and have also made them slip-proof – in Gordonia too.

We have introduced inductive loop telephones at both the Yearim Hotel and Gordonia.

We have developed a parking lot for the disabled, at the entrance to the Arava Building entrance.

We are replacing the entrance door to the Shaked Building, with a door that meets the needs of the disabled.

We are developing a dedicated parking lot at Gordonia, for the use by disabled guests.

Accessibility Advisors

For additional information on accessibility at the Yearim Hotel and Gordonia, please contact Meir Simani at *3992, during activity hours.

For the comfort of surfers with disabilities, please check the site map, organized for comfortable surfing.