Beit Shmuel Jerusalem
Beit Shmuel is a small hotel/hostel, located in the Mamilla district of Jerusalem. The hotel is minutes away from the city center and the historical and religious sites of the Old City.
Beit Shmuel is integrated in a complex that houses the Hebrew Union College. This complex was designed by renowned architect Moshe Safdi, as a part of the extensive Mamilla renovation and restoration project. The Hebrew Union College serves as the main seminary for the American Movement for Reform Judaism.
The complex also houses a cultural center and a music and theatre venue. The cultural center hosts many local activities, such as live music, dance, fine art exhibitions and theatrical productions. The center also organizes tours in Jerusalem and other parts of Israel. The department prides itself on having the finest guides in the business. In addition, the educational department offers seminars, lectures and master classes, on matters related to Jerusalem, Judaism and current affairs.
The Beit Shmuel Hotel consists of 42 fully accessible rooms, 12 of which have been built to European standards and can accommodate up to four guests. These rooms include amenities like air conditioning, satellite television, wireless internet connection and fully equipped bathrooms. Several of the rooms offer balconies, providing a breathtaking view of the Tower of David, the Jaffa Gate and the Old City walls.
The Beit Shmuel Hotel also offers 28 guest house rooms, which can accommodate between one and six people. The guest house rooms are air conditioned and offer in-room bathrooms. In addition, the hotel offers a luxury apartment that consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a dining area, kitchen, living room and satellite TV. The luxury apartment is available for reservation for daily, weekly or monthly stays. Patrons of this apartment are allowed access to on-site heated pool.
The hotel also has a spacious presidential suite that can accommodate up to eight guests. The presidential suite is located within the Hebrew Union College campus. With two bedrooms, a large living room, kitchen, working space, dining area and balconies that open to the beautiful gardens, the presidential suite offers a luxurious stay in one of the Jerusalem's finest locations.
Apart from these amenities, Beit Shmuel boasts a luxurious event hall, which can be rented out for special occasions. With views of the Old City from every window and a large balcony overlooking the Tower of David, this hall provides a breathtaking backdrop for any event.
The Beit Shmuel Hotel and is the ideal location for any visitor to Jerusalem. Its proximity to the Old City offers easy access to sites like the Western Wall, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Temple Mount, while the nearby downtown area and Mamilla Mall are filled with exciting shopping and dining opportunities.