Destination guide

The historical area of Old City awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Old City and enjoy the area's history, cathedral and monuments. This city's museums, local tours and shopping draw many visitors. Western Wall and Dome of the Rock are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Old City

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Old City a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mamilla Mall (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Biblical Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Arab Souk Market (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Liberty Bell Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Mount Scopus Botanical Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Wohl Rose Park (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Old City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Old City is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden of Gethsemane (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Mount Zion (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Sultan's Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Independence Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Liberty Bell Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Mount Scopus Botanical Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Old City

The nearest airport is in Tel Aviv (TLV-Ben Gurion), located 26.2 mi (42.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Tel Aviv (SDV-Sde Dov), which is 34.8 mi (56.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Old City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 274 holiday rentals near Old City. From 11 Houses to 251 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Old City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old City?

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 Old City:

  • Mamilla: 175 holiday homes
  • Musrara: 290 holiday homes
  • Yemin Moshe: 233 holiday homes
  • Baka: 88 holiday homes
  • Nachlaot: 410 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 Old City?

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

  • Church of the Holy Sepulchre: 569 holiday rentals
  • Dung Gate: 568 holiday rentals
  • Al-Aqsa Mosque: 569 holiday rentals
  • Siebenberg House: 569 holiday rentals
  • Convent of the Sisters of Zion: 568 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old City 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 Houses in Old City?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 11 Houses in Old City. Our other popular types of Old City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 251 holiday houses
  • Studios: 259 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Old City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Old City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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