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A nice plaza

The solidere plaza is a must see in the heart of Beirut. In the past it used to be more dynamic. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wathiq H
Amman, Jordan
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Fancy area

The buildings were restored in a beautiful way. It looks modern but there is an harmony with the... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2019
Navan, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The solidere plaza is a must see in the heart of Beirut. In the past it used to be more dynamic. It is much calmer now.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Wathiq H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Solidere is the new name of old Beirut Souks. These souks used to be the economic life of the country, and the melting pot of all things lebanese, rich and poor, city or villagers, locals and tourists, etc. The civil war of 1975 destroyed much...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MoChehab53
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve heard of Solidere many yrs ago, but it looks much nicer and more modern. The shops are all nice & clean, the crowds are youngish, very few cars so it’s the place to be at, strolling alone or with friends.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank biloZ1
Reviewed January 20, 2019

The buildings were restored in a beautiful way. It looks modern but there is an harmony with the past.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed January 2, 2019

An example of urban renewal which does not take occupiers into account. Beautiful buildings but no people nor local character

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tassosk5
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Pleasant enough place but not very interesting. The waterfront affords nice views of Beiruit but most of it has been razed with very little of interest. The Souks of Beirut -- mostly same assortment of upscale shops you would find in Dubai or Las Vegas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank agbiztech
Reviewed November 23, 2018

A big and remarkable signature from the late prim minister Rafiq Al Hariry who wants to make old Beirut new and modern ..very famous and a place you should see

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WAFA Y
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Solidere is one of the most famous places at Lebanon, I heard about it years ago before I come. I love walking at this place, I feel that walls, floors and building located over there held a lot of history. When I go to Zaytona...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 970yasmine
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It's the heart of the city of Beirut ,it was developed 'renovated and reconstructed after the war contain a lot of historical places which goes back to the Roman Empire It hostes the Lebanese parliament ,Beirut souks ,,buisiness ,finance fine shops and restaurants It's also...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Naaman A
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Solidere is the company that acquired all properties in the Beirut City Center; we will not discuss the legal and humanitarian aspects of this company creation, but will comment on the great effort exercised to rebuild the almost completely destroyed area during the civil war....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Issa N
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