Destination guide

The artsy area of Safed awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Safed and enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums. This city's musicals, cheese shops and local tours draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Safed

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Safed a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Arbel (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Luna Gal Water Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Manara Cliff Cable Car (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Safed

Safed is famous for its picturesque gardens and captivating mountain views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Safed is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alma Cave (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Yehudia Forest Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Mount Arbel (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Hexagon Pool (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Hahula Preservation (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Yoav Garden (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Safed

The nearest airport is in Haifa (HFA), located 28.7 mi (46.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Safed?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 49 vacation rentals near Safed. From 14 Houses to 19 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 Safed for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Zefat Academic College: 76 vacation rentals
  • General Exhibition: 77 vacation rentals
  • Israel Bible Museum: 76 vacation rentals
  • Ari Ashkenazi Synagogue: 77 vacation rentals
  • Otzar Hastam of Tzfat: 76 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Safed. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Safed include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 rentals available
  • Studios: 21 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Safed?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Safed. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.