Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Ashdod is ready to explore

The area's culture and musicals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in 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-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ashdod

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

  • 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)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Ashdod

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ashdod

Ashdod is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Ashdod

Fly into Tel Aviv (TLV-Ben Gurion), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.5 km) from the city center. 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 around Ashdod?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Ashdod. From 42 Condos/Apartments to 5 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ashdod for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • City Center: 1,090 vacation rentals
  • Jaffa: 255 vacation rentals
  • Tel Aviv Promenade: 1,018 vacation rentals
  • Kerem HaTeimanim: 406 vacation rentals
  • Neve Tzedek: 475 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ashdod?

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

  • Ashdod Beach: 317 vacation rentals
  • Eye of the Sun: 114 vacation rentals
  • Yud-Alef Stadium: 485 vacation rentals
  • Corinne Mamane Museum of Philistine Culture: 229 vacation rentals
  • Ashdod MonArt Arts Centre: 147 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Ashdod?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 42 Condos/Apartments in Ashdod. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ashdod include:

  • Houses: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 44 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ashdod?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Ashdod. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.