9 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Jerusalem, Israel - Updated 2021

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Visit Jerusalem, and you’ll be able to say you’ve explored one of the oldest cities in the world. Now that’s pretty impressive! Located in the mountainous stretch of land between the Dead Sea and the Mediterranean, Jerusalem is considered by three of the world’s largest religious entities to be one of the holiest of cities. Some of the most sacred places within the city include the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Dome of the Rock. You may also want to visit the Israel Museum, which features art & archaeology exhibits, and Yad Vashem, which is a Holocaust memorial before you check out the Mahane Yehuda Market. Before boarding the plane, you’ll need to make sure you have a place to sleep at night; be sure to check out these listings for the best HomeAway vacation rentals in Jerusalem, Israel, for your stay.

1. Spacious and modern apartment (from USD 177)

Located in Jerusalem’s German Colony, this apartment is within close proximity to most attractions you’ll likely want to visit and is within walking distance to the old city. You’ll find plenty of space within the apartment, which has a single bedroom that features a queen bed, and a convertible sleeper sofa in the living room. The kitchen comes well-equipped and flows into the spacious living and dining room areas. When staying here, you’ll be close to all the places in town you may need to visit during your stay, including the supermarket, pharmacies, and restaurants.

One of a kind German Colony Charm
61 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the levant lived up to expectations large and airy with comfortable furnishings and great wardrobe space
the place was clean and comfortable and exactly as advertised
the apartment was well appointed and very clean
infact my grandmother would have been proud of how very clean it was
the person who cleaned twice for us did a great job
linda and you as the owners took care of everything promptly
the owner and agent are extremely helpful available for questions and concerns and absolutely reliable to deal with
owner was very responsive when minor issues came up
aviva the manager was the most responsive and friendly
the location was perfect
great value and ideal location
location was excellent - walking distance to much of jerusalem
delightful apartment in a lovely neighborhood - close to restaurants walking distance to old city
superb location right on the corner of emek rfaim
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2. Spacious home with a cozy balcony (from USD 165)

Boasting a convenient location in the centre of the German Colony, this apartment has everything you could want in a vacation rental. Up to five guests can be accommodated at a time, with two twin beds available in two bedrooms, and an additional sleeping space found using the sleeper sofa. The spacious living room opens onto a cosy balcony where you can enjoy sitting in the sun and watching the world at work around you. Free shuttle rides are available at First Rail Station, which is about a five-minute walk from the apartments, making it easy for you to get around the city.

Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, IL
5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

3. Newly renovated second-story lodging (from USD 275)

Designed with comfort in mind, this apartment has been fully renovated into a modern haven of luxury with a wonderfully central location within Jerusalem. The open concept layout welcomes you inside to black and white decor that is easy on the eye while the three bedrooms can host up to six people at a time; between a crib and the two sofas, an additional three children can also be accommodated. When you get ready to head into the city, you’ll find many of the attractions you want to see aren’t far from the apartment, as is also the case with supermarkets, restaurants and other shopping venues.

Gorgeous, Renovated Apartment With Beautiful View
35 reviews
Apartment 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It is spotless organized fully stocked kitchen laundry
There is tv in the master bedroom and one in the Living Room
excellent flat with all the amenities
Also would be nice to have a chair in the bedrooms
The beds and bedding in particular are more comfortable and luxurious than in the best hotels The dining room has large windows with a beautiful view
A beautifully furnished and clean apartment with all amenities
The printer scanner was a great utility
However for cleanliness amenities and comfort
Any questions were answered quickly and the owner's son (who lives in Israel) was responsive to queries once we arrived
and I am speaking of US and not Israeli standards
all amenities could not ask for more Already thinking about next years visit
The location was excellent: close enough to walk to the Kotel and other popular locations
The apartment was great Location could not be better as it was walking distance to restaurants and grocery stores
We were able to walk to several synagogues nearby and walk to Ben Yehuda
There is a co-op grocery and at least 2 smaller grocery stores within walking distance
We loved the neighbourhood too
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4. Cozy cottage in German Colony (from USD 33)

Centrally located in the desirable German Colony area of Jerusalem, this cottage is perfect for your Israel getaway. Up to four guests can be accommodated at a time, with one queen bed in the single bedroom in addition to the sleeper sofa in the living room. A comfortably equipped kitchenette sits off the living room, while outside you’ll find a cozy, private garden to sit in while enjoying your morning coffee. The town is a short walk away, with the old city being 20 minutes out while the Jerusalem Theater is only 10 minutes away by foot.

German Colony Cottage
36 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The cottage is well-maintained and cosy
It was very clean and comfortable with a well equipped kitchen and sitting room
The cottage was well equipped
Could use new fridge fixed or new toilet smoother opening and closing of front door 4 5 rating is on the button
The private patio was a bonus
The owners were extremely pleasant to deal with and immediately took care of a very tiny fixit issue (nothing that affected our stay)
Judy could not have been more welcoming or helpful from the moment we arrived
Judy could not have been more welcoming or helpful from the moment we arrived
the owner was most gracious
Judy lives nearby and was always helpful when we had questions
We had an wonderful week staying in this immaculate comfortable and well located cottage Aaron and Judy could not have been kinder preparing us for the cold snap and staying in close touch even ...
Great location -- near many restaurants bakeries and food shops in the German Colony Multiple bus lines are a few blocks away
It is not far away from the center
The location was ideal: within walking distance to the Old City centre of town many excellent restaurants
Several buses were just a couple of blocks away as were markets cafes restaurants and bakeries
The old city area was a 15 minute walk or a 5 minute cab ride away
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5. Picturesque multi-level suite (from USD 150)

You would be hard pressed to find a rental in a better location within Jerusalem than this suite, with next door access to the Jerusalem Theater and only a short walk from the old city and Mamilla Mall. The downstairs area of the suite features a cozy living area with a convertible sleeper sofa and a fully equipped kitchen, while the upstairs houses a spacious master bedroom. Step outside and enjoy the beautiful greenery of the garden, complete with a table and chairs to maximize your comfort. Street parking is available to you in front of the suite, while additional free parking is located just down the street.

Roni Suite - Charming 1BR Suite in a Peaceful Garden - Amazing Location
, Jerusalem, IL
30 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
nicely furnished and comfortable
it was clean quiet and peaceful
the suite was clean and had all the necessary accommodations
the owners were very gracious hosts
this is a comfortable 2 story apartment adjacent to the the owner's home
but what must be mentioned is the very nice owner matty and his kind family
he is a gracious host who made our family feel welcome
he is a gracious host who made our family feel welcome
it was a perfect location
the neighborhood is quiet and safe and the garden location of the suite is charming
the neighborhood is safe and walkable with accessible restaurants within a 10 min walk
the old city market and other attractions are within walking distance
the old city market and other attractions are within walking distance
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6. A plush refurbished studio apartment (from USD 140)

You’re sure to enjoy your visit to Jerusalem when you stay in this wonderfully modern studio apartment, ideally located near many of the attractions you’ll want to check out while in town. This rental is a great option for a couple or solo traveler, as there is only a single bedroom able to accommodate up to two people. The kitchen is well equipped for easy meal prep, and you’ll be located near some of the best restaurants in town if you’d rather dine locally.

NO STAIRS! Fabulous studio apt. in Baka, 200 meters from Emek Refaim
Jerusalem, IL
22 reviews
studio 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
after a couple nights there we were fortunate that there was availability in this apartment
very clean and well maintained
it is clean modern and well equipped
it is clean and all appliances are new
this lovely clean quiet and comfortable apartment was the perfect place for us
clean quiet and located exactly where we wanted to be
the owner was very accommodating and helpful to all our requests
owner and manager were extremely easy to deal with and helpful with special requests
fair price efficient service and an informative friendly and always polite manager just compliment the entire experience
avi is very helpful and owns a laundry nearby
lauren and avi were extremely helpful before and during our stay
the location is great
great location close to all my friends central to all areas
location was perfect for everything
the old city is short bus ride or nice walk
this is a terrific studio apartment close to trendy emek refaim and derech beit lechem
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7. Spacious apartment in a central location

With enough room to sleep up to six guests, this apartment makes for the perfect vacation rental for a moderately sized group of travelers. There are 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms available with this apartment as well as a comfortable living room and fully equipped kitchen. While here, you’re sure to enjoy the prime location within Jerusalem, with Emek Refaim Street being only two blocks away and the old city a short 20-minute walk from your front door.

Prime Location & Kosher in German Colony
Jerusalem, Israel, IL
19 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
we just returned from a 2 week stay in the german colony apt and had a wonderful experience
this apartment is in a lovely building on a side street in german colony jerusalem
this was a beautiful well-kempt apartment in the heart of the german colony
not the fanciest but the most comfortable
i have stayed in many apartments in jerusalem and i have never had a bad experience
the apartment is spotless well-kept and nicely arranged
everything was well-maintained clean and the apartment was fully stocked
the apartment is clean comfortable stocked and set-up in a very thoughtful and functional way
the apartment was clean roomy and very comfortable in a great location
it is very clean and the owner stocks it generously with tissues toilet paper etc
tzvi the owner was very helpful
the owner was thoughtful and readily available for any of our questions
the owner was a pleasure to deal with and was very accessible for questions that arose
the owner is a pleasure to deal with and his fee structure is most reasonable
it was great for our family and the owner was so easy to deal with
easy walk into the middle of jerusalem
the location was perfect for our needs
perfect location close to shops playgrounds and places to eat out
the apartment itself was in a great location very close to emek refaim in a really nice neighborhood
we enjoyed the numerous restaurants stores and coffee shops within walking distance
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8. Fully furnished three-bedroom rental (from USD 100)

This spacious three-bedroom apartment makes for a fantastic home base for anyone visiting Jerusalem. Inside, you’ll find enough room for up to seven guests to stay at a time, with each bedroom containing two twin beds and the option of adding a cot for a seventh person. The fully equipped kitchen is kosher and has everything you need to create a wonderful meal during your stay. You’ll find an underground parking garage to house your car that comes equipped with an elevator for easy access.

Rehavia: Best Location In Town!!! Spacious 3 Bedroom Kosher Vacation Apartment.
38 reviews
Apartment 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The dining room table accommodated us
Great location with the 3 nice size bedrooms plus 2 1/2 baths Spacious living room and dining room
The apartment itself is updated with a fully stocked (kosher) kitchen and two and a half baths
Gorgeous apartment right in the heart of everything
There were 6 comfortable beds and
a second full bath and a half bath
Clean new bathrooms washer and dryer
The bathrooms were well stocked
and it was very nice to have
Conveniently located next to all major hotels Mamilla and the Kotel Gerry is a gentleman and a gem to work with
Gerry was communicative professional and helpful
You are next to the US embassy
Very helpful Great property great location always available
Gerry was always available to answer any questions
The location is perfect Central to everything
Walk to the old city Wonderful apartment for a family and great value Supermarket across the street Yummy baked goods and perfect to have breakfast in Thank you
There is even a large supermarket right across the street
Close to the old and new in Jerusalem On a major street but still quiet at night
We recently stayed for about 10 days in this lovely apartment in the best location in Jerusalem
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9. Inviting three-bedroom luxury flat (from USD 150)

With plenty of natural lighting to welcome you inside, this rental makes for a fantastic home while visiting Jerusalem. You and up to five other guests will have three bedrooms and two bathrooms available to you, as well as a spacious fully equipped kitchen. There’s also plenty of room in the living and dining rooms, keeping you from ever feeling cramped within the apartment. Step outside, and you’ll be within walking distance of many of the area’s top attractions, including the German Colony and Jerusalem Theater.

Stunning 3 Bedroom Apartment in Old Katamon Near German Colony
HaLamed hei 36
60 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Come experience amazing Jerusalem

With a history and culture that shouldn’t be missed, Jerusalem belongs on everyone’s must-visit travel list. Be sure to book one of these fantastic HomeAway vacation rentals for a great time in Israel.

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