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Mishkenot Sha'ananim

Yemin Moshe Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-570-2189
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Yemin Moshe Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-570-2189
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Mishkenot Sha'ananim is a Jewish neighbourhood built just east of the Old City. It was the first Jewish settlement beyond the Old City walls when it was constructed in 1860. Like much of Jerusalem, there have been some turbulent times at Mishkenot Sha'ananim, today it...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I invite all to do a pinic here! It has a lovely view of the Old City, it has very peaceful gardens very well kept and there are no cars permitted! Just a piece of heaven on earth, visit and stay for a relaxing afternoon...More

Thank Dr.Sylvia
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The room was large but the sink was broken, so was the faucet and no towels in the room. The woman at the reception said there was no maintenance because of the holidays. Disappointing.

Thank 846iritm
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Many artists come here to write and concentrate on their art for a while and I can see why.The view of the walls,the small streets,the houses and the little gardens.Very picturesque.

Thank Moraia T
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Located across from Mount Zion, this is the first Jewish neighborhood built outside of the old City of Jerusalem.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Go in the late afternoon when the Jerusalem air, light, and weather are so perfect. Beautiful, relaxing atmosphere and a great view from the small plaza/observatory alongside the windmill.

Thank dcdriver
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

This was the first neighborhood built outside the walls of Jerusalem. It overlooks the old city and in all it's a small neighborhood full of small streets with lovely houses and lots of flowers blooming. There is also a windmill built in 1848 that was...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 7 June 2016

A lovely walk in one of the first neigborhoods of western Jerusalem out of the walls in the old city.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I haven't been here for 15 years and it was exciting to see how well this area is preserved. The architecture is stunning and so are some of the views. Worth a walk through the area

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Developed by the iniative and funding of Sir Moses Montefiore served as a sign of going out of the old city. Serves today after recent reconstruction as a cultural,art,and conference center

Thank airport2015
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17 October 2015|
Response from avishai a | Reviewed this property |
From BG air port you can take 3 buses to Jerusalem: 1st from terminal 3 5 or 5א to the station. 2nd is 947 to Jerusalem CBS. 3rd is in Jerusalem the light train and then walk or by another bus which I don't know about. For... More