Destination guide

The historic area of Old City awaits your stay

Take a vacation 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-sees. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Old City

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

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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 center. 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 around Old City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 283 vacation rentals near Old City. From 5 Houses to 267 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 Old City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Old City:

  • Mamilla: 211 vacation rentals
  • Rehavia: 515 vacation rentals
  • Musrara: 453 vacation rentals
  • Nachlaot: 447 vacation rentals
  • Katamon: 183 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 Old City?

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

  • Temple Mount: 622 vacation rentals
  • Church of Saint Alexander: 632 vacation rentals
  • Lutheran Church of the Redeemer: 620 vacation rentals
  • L.A. Meyer Institute for Islamic Art: 632 vacation rentals
  • Israel Museum: 630 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Old City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 267 rentals available
  • Studios: 274 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Old City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation rentals with pool available in Old City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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