We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Saifi Urban Gardens

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Beirut
May 7 May 8
Show Prices
Management photos
Saifi Urban Gardens
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

89 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Saifi Urban Gardens
See the most recent reviews
Showing 77: English reviews
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 8 April 2016

My friends and I ran away from Hostel Beirut to this place. Friendly staff, efficient service, clean, beds comfy, safe, and close to nightlife entertainment. Any issues were quickly and professionally addressed. I like how the bunk beds, and cupboards were labelled so when someone checks out, the cleaning staff know what and what not to clear out ;) I...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Tyechia H
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 January 2016

surprised how clean and organized was this place. rooms are air conditioned and with private bathroom. it was easy to book on their website and had a very young and nice admophere. we didn't have enough time to try the restaurant but there are few places like markets and restaurants just by walking distance.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank globalcityzen
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

I used Saifi Urban Gardens as a short term place to stay while searching for a more permanent accommodation. I would say it is good for what you pay. The private rooms are spacious with their own shower room. Beds are comfortable and the linen is clean. It would be good if the rooms had a kettle and a small...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ian M
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Great location, great atmosphere and great concept! This is probably the best low cost place in Beirut. It's full during at least a week so make sure to book in advance. The only bad point is that they know they are the best in this category in Beirut and sometimes they are a bit arrogant and the service is a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank neuhaus_benjamin
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Me and my girlfriend spent 4 days at Saifi , first impression .. everything is old and broken , the staff were there for nothing , we HAD to move to another room because someone else needed/booked our room ( like i care ). Verry verry noisy and unpleasant smell inside the room. The only thing good was the AC...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dumitrescu B
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We needed a reasonable place to stay in Beirut for 2 nights and decided to experience Saifi Urban Gardens. Despite its nice-looking atmosphere, we found it very uncomfortable and definitely not worthy of long stay. The only positive thing perhaps was the hot water, free Wi Fi and AC. The room/bed attracts mosquito/bug and even though we got mosquito repellent,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Azadeh926
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Spent three nights at Saifi. Frankly, a 2/5 rating is too high, but as the showers had plenty hot water, the beds were comfortable and the sheets clean, I couldn't give it the lowest rating. My biggest gripe was the noise. Friday and Saturday nights are unbearable, with EXTREMELY noisy live music in the ground floor café that go on...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Lars B
Catterick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

Finding somewhere on a budget in Beirut is hard. But look no further! Saifi urban gardens, where we stayed for three nights whilst in Beirut was great. Location was excellent and just a 5 min walk from martyrs sq. The restaurant below serves excellent and good value Lebanese food and the rooms whilst simple are comfortable and clean. At $50...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Annabel F
Reviewed 22 January 2015

The hostel is cheap and even cheaper if you stay long term to do one of the Arabic language courses. It isn't too far from the city centre, the awful souks and the life saving corniche. It is a clean hostel but run down, the Nazih family only lease the building and work hard with the cafe and entertainment side...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank willow b
Vienna
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Nice area- easy to reach, nearly in the middle of the town. Near to Gemayze Street and to all of its bars, pubs and restaurants. The rooftop bar and also the cafe/restaurant at the basement serve good food. But the hotel/hostel was poor: not very friendly staff both rooms had large spots of mold on the ceiling and walls and...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank JosePH969

45 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (29)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Other (3)
May 7 May 8
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Beirut hotels
0.9 km away
Le Gray Beirut
Le Gray Beirut
#1 of 117 in Beirut
564 reviews
0.6 km away
Saifi Suites
Saifi Suites
#21 of 117 in Beirut
169 reviews
2.1 km away
Phoenicia Hotel
Phoenicia Hotel
#3 of 117 in Beirut
698 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.2 km away
Radisson Blu Martinez Hotel, Beirut
1.0 km away
O Monot Luxury Boutique Hotel
3.0 km away
Le Bristol Hotel
Le Bristol Hotel
#4 of 117 in Beirut
134 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable rooms, beds, conference facilities, studios and food are enveloped by the beautiful gardens of Saifi. Outdoor and indoor spaces are available for you relax, interact, perform, exhibit or just have fun with friends in the heart of Beirut. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saifi Urban Gardens

Address: Pasteur Street | Gemayze, Beirut 00000, Lebanon
Region: Lebanon > Beirut
Price Range: ₹ 1,037 - ₹ 4,859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Saifi Urban Gardens Hotel Beirut
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Saifi Urban Gardens staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms in the bigger building (above reception) are quieter, if you are sensitive to noise.”
allegrao, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Apparently the upstairs front rooms are noisier, than the back rooms, which overlook the bus station.”
willowb487, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Do not choose room number 21 till construction works are finished and the mold is removed”
JosePH969, 16 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Both dorms and private rooms have a spacious shared sitting area and terrace with it.”
Moosmutzelchen, 15 Nov 2014 | Read review
“They are all the same. Either it's a single room or group share. They all seem to be of an average standard. I had no complaints about that part of things. Wifi is terrible and logs out every time your phone sleeps. So get your own local phone with affordable internet. Get an upstairs room as downstairs rooms have no natural light and view of a wall of drinks crates.”
DubtravellerDublin, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
5 of 5