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Artists' Colony Inn

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06/05/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Artist Colony Inn is the place we return to every time we visit Safed to rejuvenate and revel in the fresh air, extraordinary sights of the Old City, Mt Meron and the Sea of Galilee. The Inn's grounds are magnificent and the rooms are beautiful and comfortable. Susan and Danny are friendly, caring hosts, helpful guides for planning any...

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in the Artists' Colony Inn, with Susan and David and had the best time. The place is beautiful, 4 extremely spacious rooms surrounded by terraces, balconies and greenery. We loved our room, with its vaulted ceilings and classic decoration. Susan and David took the time to sit with us, tell us about Safed and were...

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

This was an outstanding place and should not be missed if you are considering visiting Safed, a place with much to do and see. The rooms were large,well-equipped and each decorated beautifully with obvious loving care and had all of the luxuries you would expect in a big hotel. But what the Artist Colony has that big hotels lack is...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Great local experience. Staying here really enriched our cultural experience of the city. Very helpful recommendations. The innkeepers gave us a real insiders view of the city. The breakfasts were excellent. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. Will definitely stay again

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed March 21, 2017

We stayed with the Zahavies, this was a great way to experience this mystical city, the place is very nice and we love the design and architecture owners are nice and friendly and rooms are specious, if you want to have a clean comfortable Tzefat style accommodation this is the place

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Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

I had a great stay. Amazing service, in a beautiful location. Stunning hotel, great directions/parking. Very relaxing. Delicious beautiful breakfast. Very accommodating and helpful owners willing to answer any questions asked. The location is gorgeous. Overall a great experience.

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Reviewed March 8, 2017

Warm and cozy in the cold of winter. Best toilet paper in Israel. Kosher friendly. Everyone should visit Safed, and this bed and breakfast reflects the authentic spirit of generosity and hospitality of this holy city.

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Susan and Danny Zehavi, owners and on-hand managers of The Artists' Colony Inn, make the stay there perfect from beginning to end....ease of booking... exact directions ahead of time... warm welcome.... beautiful,charming, clean room... scrumptious, sumptuous home-made Israeli breakfast ....story-telling and Tzfat history with guided tour if you wish.... It is difficult to leave Susan and Danny and The Artists'...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

There are so many things that my husband and I loved about our visit to the Artist's Colony Inn. Safed is a delightful place to visit with it's religious sites, handmade jewelry, and amazing views of the Golan and neighboring countries. Susan and Danny are gracious hosts. We felt comfortable immediately. Our room had stone walls and beautiful arches but...

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Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I had the perfect experience in Tzfat, including our stay at this enchanting Inn. Our cozy room overlooking a beautiful courtyard was decorated so thoughtfully and charmingly. The beds were very comfortable and the amenities were amazing. Our kind hosts Susan and Danny Halevi made sure we were as comfortable in every way possible from helping us...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Artists' Colony Inn

Address: Simtat Yud Zayin 9, Safed 13231, Israel
Location: Israel > Northern District > Galilee > Safed
Price Range: $208 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Artists` Colony Hotel Safed
Artists' Colony Inn Safed, Israel - Galilee
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“They are all beautiful and unique. We had the one with the jacuzzi but there was too much to do in Safed for us to use it.”
698julieg698, Apr 10, 2017 | Read review
“Location is great, nice view with private back yard”
zushaT2017, Mar 21, 2017 | Read review
“Check website to view rooms...each of the 4 rooms is uniquely different.”
micheleblatt1, Mar 7, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the room directly facing the lobby. It was large, bright and lovely”
longtimetraveller16, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Avital Room, it was beautiful, spacious, and quiet.”
evster007, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
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