Karmiel, which in Hebrew means “God’s vineyards” is aptly named because the city is blessed with a beautiful lush natural scenery surrounding its modern structures. This city located in northern Israel was established in 1964 and is the first to be developed with a master urban plan. It was only in 1986 that Karmiel officially attained city status.
Karmiel received several awards like the Beautiful Israel prize in 1981 and in areas of management, quality of life and immigrant absorption. The years 1990 until 2002 saw a huge number of immigrants especially from Lebanon moving to the city. The city was destroyed in 2006 during the second Lebanon war. But with its resurrection, the city was better than ever that in 2010 several Israeli and Arabic families moved to Karmiel with hopes of improving their lives.
Karmiel is truly a lovely city to be in that yearly it draws in tourists as well as migrants. The hotels in and around the city are some of the best in the world. According to travelers’ reviews, the following are the best hotels to stay in while touring the city right in the heart of Beit Kerem Valley.
The hotel is situated in one of the best locations in the city. The rooms of the hotel were designed by local artists in the setting of restored 200 year old stone villas. The luxurious bedrooms have their own private bathrooms complete with sink, toilet and combination tub and shower. Some of the units have a small terrace that offers a beautiful view of the city or the gardens. Some rooms come with a small kitchenette and living room. The whole hotel is covered with free Wifi and they serve a sumptuous Israel breakfast daily. The hotel also has a sun terrace that offers a spectacular view of Galilee hills. The rooms are ideal accommodations for a traveling couple or a small family of 4.
The units in HaBait BaMataa offer a comfortable home-like stay for a small family of 4. The bedrooms are spacious but simple with the important basic necessities. It has air-conditioning, a flat screen TV with satellite coverage and comfy double beds. Some units have a dining area, living room and small kitchenette with a toaster, microwave, fridge, mini bar and kettle. You get amenities like free parking, Wifi, linens and towels, and access to the outdoor pool.
Price: from 249 USD
Number of Guests: 4
The property is the best value for money accommodation in Zippori. The nearest landmarks are the Church of the Annunciation, St. Gabriel’s Church, Christ Church and old city of Nazareth which are approximately 6 km (4 mi) away. Each of the rooms has their own dining area and living room complete with modern furniture and satellite flat-screen TV. They also have a kitchenette complete with microwave, kettle and toaster. The rooms also have a huge double bed. Every unit has their own private bathroom complete with a sink, toilet, tub and shower. All linens and towels are provided.
Guests will enjoy numerous activities on this property as well the relaxing lush green environment. You can go hiking, cycling and horseback riding. There is even a spa room where you can relax in luxury.
The accommodation is comfortable for a couple or a small family of 4. The hotel is located in Safed which is 1.7 km (1 mi) from the Ziv Medical Center and near the Artist Colony. All the units are spacious and have an open layout with the bed and living spaces all on one floor area. Some units feature a dining area and a balcony. The units feature a double bed and the sofa expands into a bed for additional sleeping space.
Some units feature a kitchenette with the basic equipment to cook simple meals or to heat food. It also has a fridge and a microwave. Each unit has their own private bathroom supplied with bathrobes, bathroom essentials and towels. The hotel has a sun terrace where you can relax on their rattan furniture and have an awesome view of the cityscape.
The property is located near Carmelit’s underground funicular railway. It is a 5 minute drive to the beach and Rambam Hospital and it is surrounded by pubs and cafes. The lovely apartments are all air-conditioned and each have different color schemes. Each unit has a seating area and a kitchenette complete with a fridge and microwave oven. It has modern designs for its interiors, huge comfy beds that could accommodate at least 2 people and each feature their own balcony.
The hotel has two separate sections. One does not have an elevator. The section that has an elevator is the location of the superior studios. The accommodations are ideal to check-in for a small family of 4. The amenities are free parking, Wifi and breakfast is available every day except on Saturdays. The hotel staff speaks 5 languages.
This boutique hotel is located next to the beach which is just a 7 minute walk from its doors. It is also a 5 minute walk to the Acre Marina and the Wall Museum. This gorgeous hotel is built within the city walls of Acre. The rooms have vaulted ceilings and the stone walls are well-preserved from its original structure. The rooms are air-conditioned, have free Wifi, a fridge, and satellite LCD TV.
Every room has a unique design and furniture with their own private bathroom. The hotel boasts of a roof terrace that gives you a wonderful view of the old city and the Mediterranean Sea. You also have amenities like free parking, access to the elevator, bar, library, parking and breakfast. The friendly hotel staff speaks English, Arabic and Hebrew.
The property is located in the Souk area of Nazareth, near the vegetable market, restaurants, coffee shop and the Basilica of the Annunciation. It used to be an old Arab mansion built way back in the 18th-century. The 3-story building offers accommodations in the form of dormitories and private guest rooms set in old-world surroundings. The private rooms have huge double beds ideal for sleeping a small family of 4. If you are traveling alone, opt for the dormitories which have double deck beds with comfy cushions. All rooms have air-conditioning, heating, free Wifi internet, and newspapers.
The inn has high ceilings with hand-painted decors, a marble floor with Turkish tiles, a courtyard with stone arches and a splendid hall with scenic views. There are lots of public spaces with lots of seating areas where people can freely mingle. The inn also offers a buffet breakfast and a city tour of Nazareth.
The hotel is strategically located a kilometer (0.6 mi) away from Baha’i Gardens and Temple, a 10 minute walk away from Haifa port, shopping areas, 5 minutes away from the beach and 15 to 20 minutes away from the Haifa train station and German colony. The property has air-conditioned studios that are complete with a bathroom and kitchenette. All the rooms are simply decorated but very comfy and clean. They each have internet, LCD TV and a small dining area. You also get free parking and pets are allowed. The hotel has a garden and a sun terrace that offers spectacular views of Mount Carmel and the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel offers trips to Nazareth, Nahariya or Acco and customized North Israel tours for an extra fee.
The hotel is located between Mount Carmel and Haifa Bay and offers free shuttle services to the Bahai Gardens tour. The property is a stone building styled like the posh resorts along the Mediterranean. It features gorgeous rooms which are spacious enough to fit a small family with kids and pets. It has luxurious furniture, huge double beds, a fridge and kettle, and a small seating area. All rooms have their own bathroom with toilet and shower.
There is free Wifi, soundproofing, air-conditioning, flat-screen TVs, babysitting and child services, and a friendly hotel staff that speaks several languages. The lounge serves a breakfast buffet every day and free appetizers and snacks during weekday afternoons. Some of the rooms feature a terrace where you have a view of the gardens and Mediterranean Sea.
Bay Club - an Atlas Boutique Hotel
Address: 7 Hasan Shukri St
Price: from 152 USD
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The hotel offers posh accommodations with an emphasis on health and wellness. Each room is spacious with huge comfy beds that can sleep a small family of 4. Every room has a unique luxurious modern design complete with a seating area and most have a terrace overlooking the sea. All rooms have air-conditioning, LCD TV, free Wifi internet and a corner for free tea and coffee served with fresh milk and freshly picked herbs straight from the garden. The private bathroom comes with a hairdryer and free toiletries.
This spa hotel offers a wide range of facial and body treatments using olive oil and herbs sourced from their own organic garden. The 2 non-kosher restaurants serve gourmet food and vegetarian cuisine. The swimming pool and gym is where you can catch up on your workouts. There are artists onsite that you can watch while they create candles, soaps, ceramics and jewelry. The gallery is where they host art exhibits and a library with a collection of rare books. This spa hotel is located between Sefat (a historic city) and Rosh Pina (an artist colony) and 20 minutes away from Sea of Galilee.
A habitat like home
Truly, Karmiel is a traveler’s top choice for a destination if you are looking for a relaxing vacation with wonderful views of the sea, historical sites and interesting Israeli culture. The accommodations the city and its surrounding areas offer are a mix of old world charm and modern comforts that give you the taste of living an improved quality of life. You will instantly feel at home in this kind of habitat.
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