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Real Beirut

We stayed in this area for 5 nights. The traffic is rather chaotic, but drivers normally stop if... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
martyncymro
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Coimbra, Portugal
Best Neighborhood to Stay

I highly recommend staying in this part of town. It has a nice combination of high class and... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
E R
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Halifax
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not like discovering this neighborhood no added value filled with counterfeit items and very low quality clothing. If you want to shop just don't stop here

Thank Katou A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this area for 5 nights. The traffic is rather chaotic, but drivers normally stop if you step out into the street and raise your hand in a stop sign. The main drag is full of restaurants, supermarkets, and the occasional tourist shop....More

Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Coral Beirut Hotel which is located in Hamra Area close to the seaside. This place is the centre of the city. We would recommend to visit this area for good vacations. We've been to this place twice.

Thank Hikmat_Shah
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a fabulous up market area and probably no more than 20 minutes walking along the Corniche to/from Zaitunay Bay; if you’re so incline. West Beirut Hamra is a mix of old & new architecture. Like many main attractions in and around Beirut there...More

Thank Intrepid4ever
Reviewed 16 June 2018

I highly recommend staying in this part of town. It has a nice combination of high class and ruggedness at the same time. Very close to the bars and restaurants. Walking distance to the sea and the more expensive vacant downtown. The best are the...More

Thank E R
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A great place to wander and choose where to socialise, the Hamra area offers bars, restaurants, shisha, street food and coffee. The choices are endless! Enjoy!

Thank FiShep
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Hamra Area have altos of old antique shops restaurants and bars and street Arts sometimes in the year . Dont miss visiting

Thank meshalalmarzuqi
Reviewed 10 May 2018

West Beirut, Hamra Area is fabulous with its mix of architecture and its stunning ambiance. This part of the city has it all; rich and poor, old and new - and not a least a lot of heart and soul. We walked up and down...More

Thank Chokk
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Hamra is from the most popular places in Beirut. It is full of life all day and night. You can find good and not so expensive places for accommodation in the area, bars,shops, restaurants. It is 20 miin. by feet to Manara beach area, not...More

Thank Veritta V
Reviewed 2 May 2018

go to the small streets and look up, there are lots of beautiful old houses, some renovated and some still empty. Very safe to walk any time of the day

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