Simsim Guesthouse

Sibat Kawar Street 6098/10, Nazareth, Israel, Distance from city centre: 1.1km
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Rating: 98%from 4 reviews

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  • 100%Cleanliness
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  • 100%Value for money
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simsim guesthouse is one of the oldest buildings in Nazareth. Part of the building belonged to one of the wealthiest families; the El-Kawar family for more than 150 years.
The building itself was owned by the first mayor in Nazareth; Tannous Kawar (1819-1888) who was mayor from 1875 - 1884.

Each of the five unique rooms at Samira is spacious and comfortable, and boasts soft, clean beds, as well as access to the following facilities:

- Free wi-fi internet access
- Fresh linens and towels
- Access to refrigerator for food storage
- Free coffee, tea, herbal tea, milk available
- Spacious, comfortable, well-lit atmosphere
- Heating and electrical sockets
- Clean shared and private bathrooms
- Travel advice from our knowledgeable staff
- Breakfast in the morning included

simsim backpackers is designed for budgeted travelers next to simsim guesthouse. There are mixed dorms as well as a female dorm option in an authentic 19th century atmosphere.

- Free wi-fi internet access
- Spacious, comfortable rooms
- Colourful,well-lit lobby atmosphere
- Beds with extra long mattresses
- Bedside lamps above every bed and electrical sockets at each bedside
- Fresh linens
- Towels for rent
- Clean shared bathrooms
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Bakeries and vegetable market across the building
- Travel advice from our knowledgeable staff
- Breakfast in the morning can be provided at the Samira Guest House for a small cost

Please note:

Cancellation Policy: 2 days before the arrival

Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am

Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Bar
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Card phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note:

Cancellation Policy: 2 days before the arrival

Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am

Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash, Credit Cards

Breakfast is not included.
Taxes are included.

The reception at Samira Guest house is open until midnight for check ins.

Samira Guest House is not wheelchair accessible at this time.

There is no smoking in the rooms or lobby, designated smoking areas are on the terrace or in the garden.

Please note the special condition for Christmas 2014: From 17.12. till 26.12.2014 the remaining amount to be paid to the Hostel will be deducted in advance and the payment is non refundable.
This prior payment is compulsory ONLY for the private rooms.

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simsim guesthouse is located right in the heart of the old city of Nazareth.

A five minute walk from the Basilica of Annunciation, Mary's well, or the city center, follow the many signs throughout the old city to find your way to the guest house.

Walking directions to from Nazareth:
1. Head west on 4059‎ toward 4074‎ 300 m
2. Turn right onto Iksal 300 m
3. Turn right onto 4066‎ 100 m
4. Continue onto 6169‎ 93 m
5. Turn right onto Al-Bishara 120 m
6. Turn right to stay on Al-Bishara 110 m
7. Turn left onto 6185‎ 59 m
8. Turn right onto 6133‎ 120 m
9. Continue onto 6132‎ 36 m
10. Turn right onto 6098‎
Destination will be on the right 12 m

Located Near

The building is located in the old city of Nazareth, in the way that links between the Orthodox Annunciation church, the White Mosque in the old city and the Basilica of Annunciation.

The building is located as well, in El-Kawar Sibat. Sibat refers to the curved architectural structure and El-Kawar refers actually to the family who owned the building.

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