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***Fabulous Find***Fantastic ***Prime Location*** Fair Price *** Free Parking**

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment


About the property

Prime Jerusalem location, 2 bedrooms, walking distance to all tourist attraction

SPECIAL OFFER--Between $110 and $150 per night depending upon season, number of people and length of stay.

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CHARMING AND COMFORTABLE apartment in the heart of the Holy City of Jerusalem.

Owned and operated by Iris Hay , 7th generation native of Jerusalem who will be your hostess during your stay.

This lovely apartment has been newly-renovated and has two large bedrooms, living room, fully-equipped kitchen and a balcony.

It is located in the quiet neighborhood of Old Katamon in the city center and is within easy access to all of the major tourist sites either by foot or car.

You can explore Jerusalem from this central location and visit the Old City, Downtown Jerusalem, the German Colony, the famous Jerusalem Theater, Mamila Mall and all the little hidden and wonderful shopping streets.

An extra added attraction is your hostess, Iris, who knows Jerusalem like the back of her hand and can give you lots of tips and secrets that only a native knows to make your stay even more enjoyable.

She will be happy to share her wealth of knowledge about this special city with you so when you leave, you will love the city as much as she does.

The apartment has everything you need to make you feel at home:

Bright and sunny apartment.

2 large bedrooms with closets

High quality bed linen and towels

Fully equipped kitchen and dining room

livingroom with cable TV

Fast free WiFi

Free Parking

Airport shuttle service available

Near the apartment with few minutes walk you can find:

Supermarkets ,Cafes, Restaurants, Banks , Takeaway food , the old and famous "Smadar" Cinema hall, Jerusalem Theater, the Ppresident's house and the German Colony.

The bus stop to anywhere in Jerusalem is a 2- minute walk.

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, Hebrew
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017


I was born and raised in the spectacular city of Jerusalem. My family is one of the first families of Jerusalem .

I studied sociology and social anthropology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

For many years I worked with my parents in their well-known jewelry store which was located on the famous shopping street Ben Yehuda. I met people from all over the world and that's what made me want to run this beautiful apartment.

I love to travel the world to explore new places and to meet people from other countries.

I also live right next door to this wonderful apartment so I can answer your questions and help you with any situation that might arise 24/7.

HAY - APARTMENT purchased this apartment in 2011

Why HAY - APARTMENT chose Israel

In this apartment you will feel at home even if you are far from home,

It has everything you need for a pleasant stay , long or shorterm.

Prime location, quiet building, fully equipped apartment, free parking ,

And of course your hostess will do everything to make your stay in Jerusalem unforgettable.

What makes this apartment unique

Fabulous location, Free Parking, Quiet Neighborhood within walking distance to literally everything in Jerusalem and, of course, Iris!


Kiryat Shmuel Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

***Fabulous Find***Fantastic ***Prime Location*** Fair Price *** Free Parking**
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews
Boston, MA area

Comfortable and well-located apartment with very kind host

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay for 3 nights in this excellent apartment. Immaculately clean, in a lovely quiet neighborhood, walking distance to many sites and amenities. The apartment has plenty of room for 3 or 4 people, great light and a nice view from the small balcony, efficient and quiet air conditioning (which is needed in summer), and pleasant simple furnishings. The owner was incredibly welcoming and helpful, so interested in our feeling at home that it was almost like visiting family. For example, she came over to show us how to operate the remote control for the air conditioning. She was also flexible about our arrival time when we had an airline travel delay. We would recommend this apartment highly and would love to come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the kind words I hope to host you again, soon. sincerely Iris
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Terrific experience, everything we needed!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is in a terrific location (30 minute walk to the Old City; 30 minute walk to Ben Yehuda Street; 30 minute walk to Machane Yehuda market), and was immaculately clean.

The apartment had everything we needed, and was really beautiful. The apartment is much larger than it looks i the photos. There was a large (King?) bed in one bedroom, and three single beds in the other bedroom. There is a washing machine, which was essential during our trip, and the drying stand did a great job of drying our clothes quickly during the day.

The kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, utensils, a full-sized fridge, hot plate and toaster oven. The kitchen table is certainly adequate for seating for four, and we fit five around the table.

Iris is delightful - she is warm, kind, thoughtful and welcoming. She was truly happy to hear that we were immensely enjoying our visit. During our stay, I had asked Iris if she knew of a medical clinic, and she immediately called a medical clinic on our behalf and spoke to them first. It was truly an appreciated and considerate gesture. We were really comfortable in the apartment, it had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Olive and Ben, Thank you very much for the kind words , It was a pleasure to host you and to meet such a nice and kind family I hope you enjoyed your trip to Israel And hope to see you again in Jerusalem. Thanks again Iris
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Excellent location, perfectly clean and very nice owner

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in December 2015 and everything was fine. The apartments show itself exactly as it is in the photos, very clean and functional. A very good plus for us was the easy parking always available on the street next to the building. The owner, Iris, has always been ready to help us to make our staying more comfortable.

Definitley we suggest this option to everyone.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The best place to stay in Jerusalem

  • 5 of 5

My friend and I booked for the whole month of October and we could not have been more pleased. The apartment is on the top floor, super clean and extremely comfortable. It felt like home. It was wonderful to stay in a quiet, beautiful neighborhood so close to all the sites but yet away from the noise and hustle of all the tourist attractions. Everything was in walking distance. We enjoyed the experience of living in an upper class area of Jerusalem, near the President's residence. We walked to the Old City, the German Colony, the Market, Ben Yehuda Street, etc. We were thrilled to experience the celebrations in the community of Sukkot and Shabbat. It was a joyful community.

Iris was extremely helpful; she was always available to make recommendations and to give directions. She shared her favorite neighborhood coffee shop and restaurant that we frequented repeatedly. The amenities, layout and size of the apartment were as described and felt large with the high ceilings. Everything was fresh and clean. We will definitely return every chance we get. You won't be disappointed with this place.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

My family of four (two adults, two children) stayed for four nights. The apartment was absolutely perfect! Very light and airy, very clean, great layout, and in an excellent location. The owner, Iris, was very helpful and personable. The neighborhood is quiet, with a grocery store, cafes, bank with an ATM, and a couple of restaurants just a short walk from the apartment. Easy walk to the Old City. We rented a car for day trips around Israel, and the parking is excellent--we never had a problem finding a space right near/next to the apartment regardless of what time of day/evening we arrived back. I have already recommended this apartment to family and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear James, Thank you for the kind words, It was great to host you in my vacation apartment. Hope to see you again in Jerusalem. Sincerely Iris
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Everything you could want

  • 5 of 5

The owner struck the perfect balance of being helpful without being intrusive. She also went out of her way to make sure our visit to Jerusalem(not just her apartment) went well. When there was a small problem with the car rental company, instead of telling me what to do, she called for me and quickly solved a problem that would have taken me much longer to fix.

The apartment itself was clean and well located on a quiet street. All in all a great experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Within walking distance of all the major attractions in Jerusalem


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