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The German Colony is pretty much the place to be when in Haifa. The main thoroughfare is Ben Gurian... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Glasgow, United Kingdom
A great place to walk, eat, and enjoy

the Ben Gurion street is amazing. You can see the Bahai gardens - both in day light, but also in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Navit M
Haifa, Israel
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Reviewed yesterday

The German Colony is pretty much the place to be when in Haifa. The main thoroughfare is Ben Gurian Boulevard. This is where the most touristy shops, restaurants and hotels are located. It's also at the bottom of the hill for the Bahai Gardens, so...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 6 days ago

the Ben Gurion street is amazing. You can see the Bahai gardens - both in day light, but also in the evening, everything is with beatiful lights. During December the street is decorated for the holiday of holidays - Christmas, Hanukah, Ramadan. You have many...More

Thank Navit M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Especially on Christmas the st. Is all lit . Also looking up to the gorgeous Bahaai temple gardens which is gorgeous

Thank meirav66
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a special place, full of interesting history, beautiful (between the Bahhai Garden and the Port) and most of all- shows how there is an actual Coexistence between so many religions.

Thank Neta B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All year around an authentic german colonial street, haifa as done a lot to preserve the european style together with the cristian neighbourhood. Many different styles of cuisine from chinees to local and european. Christmas time the whole main street is lit up and looks...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed afternoon walks, viewing the area, and interesting buildings and history. Good way to enjoy an afternoon stroll.

Thank christychristy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Strolling down the main avenue in the German Colony you find information panels with the fascinating history of the German Templars who built this old part of Haifa. Much of the original architecture is still to be seen and the view up to the more...More

Thank GlobetrottingViking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Boulevard is peppered with eating establishments. Wonderful view of the Bahai Garden. With lots of tourists, you can manage in English,

Thank S P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some are quite grand others not. Some are lit at night. Standard part of any tour of the city. Worth a visit just passing bye.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 9 November 2017

One of the must visit and amazing locations in Haifa History / architecture/ pubs / restaurants and exceptional view of the uphill portion of the Bahai gardens

Thank MauricioBromfman
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10 February 2017|
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Response from Smadar B | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are some boutique hotels and hostels in and around the German Colony. But the main hotels are on top of the Carmel mountain. Not all sites are at walking distance. Buses are useful. Technion- not sure. If I can... More
19 February 2015|
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Response from kobis46 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sorry I comment only now I just got back from a trip to the Negev and it was amazing. The German colony is a very safe and there is no problem to my knowledge. Around Haifa There are several beautiful beaches and... More