Spacious TWO BEDROOM home with a PRIVATE ENTRANCE and BALCONY offering Old City Artist’s Quarter and Mountain views. Ideal for one couple, families, group of friends, and singles. It’s perfectly located in the heart of “Artists Quarter,” close to art galleries, cafes, restaurants, synagogues, Mikvahs, and wineries.
Accommodation rates are for the entire apartment that includes Free WiFI
Rates permit late check out 1 hour after Shabbat & Holidays.
Can comfortably accommodate up to 7 guests.
ABOUT THE ACCOMMODATION
Our property was formally an Art Gallery 30 years ago as our guests will first notice a unique architecture that includes Safed (Tzfat) Stone Arches around the windows, room entry, and marble arch in the small bedroom.
We are centrally located on an ancient and picturesque mountain top (Old City of Safed (Tzfat - Artist Quarter) that is known as the center of Kabbalah Jewish mysticism, and hosts each summer the annual The International Klezmer Music Festival.
Our Charming Old City Safed (Tzfat) Stone Home is very well maintained and is equipped with everything you need to make your stay as pleasant as possible, such as air-conditioning and Free WIFi up to 15 MBPS (Please see gallery photo).
Our guests will have full access to all rooms and use of the kitchen, bathroom, living area, and balcony.
The property features two double beds, single bed, single bed (pulls out into two beds), one sofa beds (pulls out into two beds), two dining tables, Shabbat hot plate warmer, kettle, urn for hot water, refrigerator, microwave, stove, teapot, plates, flatware, and plenty of comfort.
We have improved the apartment based on customer feedback as recently as May 2017. All rooms have been repainted, outside light fixed, added new sofa bed, wooden pull out bed with 2 draws to store clothes, 5 draw dresser, purchased new furniture for the balcony, installed new curtains in all of the bedrooms/living room, rewired the entire apartment with new insulated electrical wiring/brand new electrical outlets, installed energy efficient air-conditioner, new 2017 model fridge, orthopedic mattress, and balcony renovated for guest access, so our guests will make "Our Home Away From Home."
The apartment is (60m2). It has a spacious living room with FULL KITCHEN, TWO SEPARATE BEDROOMS (not connected, ideal for couples who enjoy their privacy), bathroom (toilet, sink, and Combo Bathtub/Shower), balcony, and shared patio.
The LIVING/DINNING ROOM has a sofa bed (80 cm x190 cm) and dining table. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, an oven, fridge/freezer, espresso machine, toaster, drinking glasses, coffee mugs, pots, pans, flatware plates and everything else you need to cook an amazing meal!
BOTH BEDROOMS have comfortable large double beds (160 cm x 200 cm) beds.
The MOUNTAIN VIEW BEDROOM also has a sofa bed (80 cm x 190 cm) that pulls out into two beds.
We have plenty of extra sheets, blankets, towels, and pillows available. For families traveling with a baby, there is a fold up wooden crib (95 cm x 83 cm) available for two infants as well.
The bathroom has a combo shower/bath and sink. Towels, Soap, Shampoo, and Toilet Paper is included and there is a separate toilet. There is also an iron also available.
We don’t have a washing machine, but just nearby on Jerusalem Street is Michbeset Hamumchim where you can drop off your clothes and have them take care of everything that (includes folding).
There is a small balcony (5 m2). The balcony is facing southeast meaning you see some amazing sunsets setting over Mount Meron.
MOUNTAIN VIEW BEDROOM
Our remarkable main bedroom features one double bed (160 cm x 200 cm) and one sofa bed that pulls out into two beds (80 cm x 190 cm). There is also a dining table to enjoy your meals with unbelievable views overlooking the Art Galleries and picturesque mountains in the Old City of Safed (Tzfat)
For families traveling with a baby, there is a fold up wooden crib (95 cm x 83 cm) available for two infants as well.
ARTIST'S QUARTER BEDROOM
Our Small Bedroom features the comfort of one double bed (160 cm x 200 cm) and one extra single bed (76 cm x 185 cm) with a feel of living inside an Artist sleeping quarter in the Old City of Safed (Tzfat). There is also a recently restored balcony (5 m2) where guests to relax under the shaded trees after a long hike visiting touristic attractions, ancient landmarks, historic and religious sites.
Each room is professionally cleaned.
BREAKFAST OPTIONS ( Not Included in The Room Rate)
A VIP Full Breakfast option is available for an additional cost at a top rated restaurant located above our property with spectacular and stunning views of the Mountains and Old City Safed. Please refer to the photos in the listing for some examples of the breakfast.
Guests will be provided a VIP Breakfast Voucher For NIS 50/person, consisting of:
Assortment of cheeses
Fresh Juice (Orange/ Red Grey Fruit/ Lemonade)
Hot Drink (Espresso/Cappuccino/Latte/Tea/Nescafe).
A cold Basic Breakfast option on Shabbat and Holidays is available for NIS 23/person
SHABBAT EXPERIENCE and TOUR: Just Added For Old City Stones Guests
We can arrange the ultimate Shabbat Experience for our guests with a community tour guide and his family for a Shabbat Festival meal in a spiritual and intimate atmosphere.
Guests will join a festival table on Shabbat with a Community Tour Guide and his Family that includes: An Amazing Shabbat Kosher Gourmet Meal, Spiritual Food, and a rememberable night with lots of fun.
The Shabbat Experience begins with a walking tour of Old City Tzfat for two hours to the Ancient Synagogues 2 hours before Shabbat begins.
Then guests will be taken to a Carlebach Minyan Friday evening.
After the service, your tour guide host will take you back to his house in the Jewish Quarter for a Delicious Shabbat Dinner.
Please contact us for a price quote.
Please note: The Shabbat Experience & Tour needs to be booked two weeks in advance to hold your space.
Our Property is centrally located in the Old City of Safed (Tzfat) in the Artist Quarter and only a stone throw away (3-7 min walk) to most of the major shops, cafe's, restaurants, and ancient sites.
We are within a minutes walk from the Safed (Tzfat) Central Bus Station.
There are not many homes left that are located in the heart of the Artists Quarter. What makes our home unique is the property located within walking distance of the Art Galleries and General expedition on Arlozorov and Tet Vav Streets, Ancient Religious Sites, Historic Landmarks, Museums, Various Restaurants, Wineries, and Mini- Marts/Supermarkets.
We are about a (7-10minute) walk from the Safed (Tzfat) Central Bus Station that offers transportation throughout Safed (Tzfat) and Northern Israel.
Taxi Services are offered as well. You can also contact a local Taxi with the GETT Taxi Mobile App.
All buses leave from the Safed (Tzfat) Central Bus station that provides bus service to most major cities within Israel.
Safed is easily accessible by major highways throughout Central and Northern Israel.
We take being good hosts seriously, and we are proud "Hostfully Hosts." This means when you stay with us, you get a Hostfully guidebook link emailed to you. The guidebook contains all the essential information about our home, as well as recommendations all over the city. It's easy to navigate, and if you are out and about, you can access it from your phone.
Our rental is most suitable for one couple, families, singles, group of friends, or anyone who is looking for a weekend getaway.
We include a special service where every guest will be personally greeted upon arrival in Safed (Tzfat).
Providing the entire house to our guests offers them security, privacy, and comfort.
We are friendly and very happy to assist our guests with any questions and are very knowledgeable about top things to see and do in Safed (Tzfat) and in the Upper Galilee area.
We speak both English and Hebrew.
All Buses leave from the central bus station makes getting around very easy. Be prepared for some uphill walking though remember you are on a mountain!
Guests arriving Saturday evenings or immediately following a holiday should contact us 24 hours in advance for more details of our check-in procedure.
There is public and private parking on Arlozorov and Tet-Vav streets in front of the Art Galleries and near the General Exhibition. There is also parking in front of The Yehezkel Hameiri Viewpoint and the Hameiri Dairy on Keren Ha-Yesod Street. Guests can also find parking next to the Safed Municipality building on Jerusalem Street.
Tilgang for gjester
Guests will have access to all rooms and use of kitchen, bathroom, balcony, and living areas.
Nothing has to be shared with other guests since you will have the entire apartment all to yourselves.
Even through the courtyard is shared, the apartment has it's own entrance.
Free wireless internet will be provided to all of our guests.
Interaksjon med Gjester
Someone will be in charge to give you the keys and collect keys from guests.
We are only a phone call away if our guest has any issue with the flat during their stay.
We can easily be reached via phone, text, e-mail, or What's App.
When you book our place, our main priority is to make sure you will have a perfect stay. We will send you our Hostfully guidebook and Top Choices of Things to do in Safed Activity Guidebook so your can better plan your stay in Old City Safed.
We will be communicating with you on a regular basis to make sure everything goes smoothly.
Andre ting å merke seg
Our rates are for the entire property that includes access to two bedrooms, living/dining room, kitchen, and balcony.
Book Early To Secure Your Booking Since Space is Limited and is Not Shared.
We will only accept bookings from guests who have been verified.
*Shops and supermarkets close early on Shabbat and some might be closed on Friday. Please plan accordingly.
*Please note that check-in is 1 hour after Shabbat and Religious Holidays and last check-in is 1.5 hours before Shabbat and Religious Holidays.
*Check-out on Shabbat is 1 hour after Shabbat and Religious Holidays.
*Check-Out: 11:30, or later with arrangements made in advance.
Please respect these times.
To get to the apartment from the Airport you can either take a train to the Tel Aviv HaHagana Railway Station, then walk to the Tel Aviv Central Bus Station and take bus 845 to Rosh Pina, and take a taxi or bus 511. (58 NIS, 2.5 - 3 hours) or take a train to Akko and take bus 361 (86 NIS, 3 hours). You can now take the train from Tel Aviv Central Train Station to Karmiel (39 NIS, 2.20 hours), and take bus 364 to Safed (40 minutes, 15 buses a day).
**buses and trains end service early before the start of Shabbat and Religious Holidays.
**The property is not suitable for those that are physically impaired since Old City Safed is located on a mountain that requires walking up stairs throughout the Old City and to some tourist attractions.**
Rules of Old City Stones Holiday Rental
We are pretty relaxed when it comes to house rules:
- Guest are responsible for maintaining order in the apartment, balcony, and the shared courtyard.
- Guests are liable for any loss or damage to property of the apartment and shall indemnify the full amount on the basis of an act of property damage.
- For damaged or missing towels or bed lined from negligence will be charged, corresponding to their value (stains from coffee, wine, beer, chocolate, fruit, berries, lipstick, in washes, and other hard substances).
-Please refrain from using bathroom towels to use to clean bathrooms floors or as rags. We do provide cleaning supplies to clean up spills,
- Guests will be charged 40 NIS for lost keys to the apartment.
- Smoking in the apartment is strictly forbidden!
- Any evidence of pets in the apartment, guests will be charged a cleaning fee.
- We kindly ask that guests clean up after themselves. If you use any dishes, bowels, glasses, and utensils. We kindly ask to make sure they are cleaned before you store away.
- Please keep the following in mind to keep our neighbors happy when they sleep (after mid-night):
- Don’t make any noise on the balcony.
- Refrain from having parties, music or sound conversation.
- Open/close the courtyard/front doors quietly.
- We offer a Kosher Kitchen where guests can prepare their meals and bring their own meals to enjoy in the comfort our home.