Where to stay around Israel?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,893 vacation rentals near Israel. From 2,559 Studios to 2,535 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Israel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Israel?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Israel. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Jerusalem: 516 vacation rentals
  • Tel Aviv-Yafo: 1,359 vacation rentals
  • Tel Aviv District: 1,301 vacation rentals
  • L.A. Meyer Institute for Islamic Art: 518 vacation rentals
  • Etzel Museum 1947-1948: 1,407 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Israel! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Israel?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Israel:

  • Jerusalem: 516 rentals
  • Tel Aviv-Yafo: 1,359 rentals
  • Herzliya: 1,381 rentals
  • Netanya: 237 rentals
  • Eilat: 112 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Israel?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Israel are:

  • Ben Gurion Airport (TLV): 1,344 vacation rentals
  • Eilat Airport (ETH): 109 vacation rentals
  • Jerusalem (JRS-Malha Railway Station): 514 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Israel?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Israel. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • L.A. Meyer Institute for Islamic Art: 518 rentals
  • Etzel Museum 1947-1948: 1,407 rentals
  • Tel Aviv Marina: 1,412 rentals
  • Gordon Beach: 1,442 rentals
  • Herzliya Marina: 1,439 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Israel listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Sightseeing is simple in awe-inspiring Israel

Blending natural wonders and historic treasures, Israel is a dazzling kaleidoscope of cultures, foods and traditions, beckoning visitors with its beautiful beaches, desert vistas and vibrant cities. Sightseeing is simple here, with Israel vacation rentals close to countless ancient sites of historic significance, not to mention the shopping meccas and exciting outdoor activities that are always on the agenda. Want to kayak through surging rapids on the River Jordan, rappel down breathtakingly-sheer cliffs or experience the wonder of star-gazing in the desert? Israel is an adventure-lovers' dream.

Outdoor adventures in Israel

From vast deserts and vineyards to steep canyons and hillsides carpeted with beautiful wildflowers, Israel is designed for outdoor adventure. Hot air balloons provide stunning views, while for those who prefer to keep their feet on the ground, gentle horseback rides into Galilee offer opportunities for spotting wildlife. Need a place to relax after touring Tel Aviv's eateries or sand boarding down desert dunes? No matter what you have planned, Israel vacation rentals have you covered.

Spend days in the desert in ancient Israel

Visitors head to the Negev Desert to experience otherworldly vistas, taste life with a Bedouin tribe, rappel down the sheer cliffs of the Ramon Crater and explore the ancient Nabatean city of Shivta. Elsewhere, the Red Sea boasts world-class coral reefs for scuba diving, while the Mediterranean provides excellent waves and perfect conditions for surfing of all kinds. Craving a culture fix? Pick an Israel vacation rental close to Tel Aviv or Jerusalem, where you can spend time at excellent museums, including the Israel Museum, Yad Vashem and the Tel Aviv Museum of Art.

Long hot summers in sun-soaked Israel

Nestled on the south-east shore of the Mediterranean Sea, Israel enjoys dry summers, with sunshine aplenty. The inland regions can be arid, with little rainfall and clear, sunny skies almost all year round. Summer temperatures hover in the high 80s and 90s and, while Tel Aviv can be quite humid, Jerusalem is drier, with cooler nights bringing respite. Spring is a good time to visit Israel, with temperatures in the 60s and occasional light rains. Like to beat the crowds? Be sure to book your preferred rental early.

Nature spotting in fascinating Israel

Israel is a small country, covering just over 13,500 square kilometers. The Mediterranean Sea forms its western boundary, while the Dead Sea sits on its eastern border. Its neighbors are Egypt to the south-west, Lebanon to the north, Jordan to the east and Syria to the north-east. A land of varied terrain, with mountains, deserts, farmland and plains, Israel is home to countless wildlife species, drawing nature lovers with the chance to spot Arabian oryx, fire salamanders and the adorable sand cat that makes its home in the desert.