Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Ashdod is ready to explore

The area's culture and musicals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Ashdod. Renowned for its boating, beaches and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Jaffa Port and Hatachana Compound are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Ashdod

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ashdod a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eye of the Sun (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Palmachim Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Ashkelon Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Superland (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Great Rock Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Yamit 2000 Water Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Ashdod

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ashdod

Ashdod is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ashdod is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frishman Beach (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Ashdod Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Palmachim Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Moshe Drimer Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Ashkelon Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Ashkelon National Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ashdod

Fly into Tel Aviv (TLV-Ben Gurion), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Tel Aviv (SDV-Sde Dov), which is 21.9 mi (35.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Ashdod?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday rentals near Ashdod. From 43 Condos/Apartments to 3 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ashdod for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ashdod?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ashdod:

  • Neve Tzedek: 460 holiday homes
  • Jaffa: 236 holiday homes
  • Kerem HaTeimanim: 395 holiday homes
  • Tel Aviv Promenade: 960 holiday homes
  • Nahalat Yitzhak: 33 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ashdod?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ashdod. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ashdod Beach: 292 holiday rentals
  • Ashdod MonArt Arts Centre: 133 holiday rentals
  • Yud-Alef Stadium: 450 holiday rentals
  • Corinne Mamane Museum of Philistine Culture: 203 holiday rentals
  • Eye of the Sun: 102 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ashdod listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Ashdod?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 43 Condos/Apartments in Ashdod. Our other popular types of Ashdod holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 44 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ashdod?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Ashdod. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.