Destination guide

The trendy city of German Colony awaits you

The area's culture and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to German Colony. This trendy and welcoming city entices travellers with its coffee shops and hiking. Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem and Israel Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in German Colony

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes German Colony a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mamilla Mall (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Biblical Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Liberty Bell Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Arab Souk Market (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Wohl Rose Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Jerusalem Bird Observatory (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in German Colony

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, German Colony is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Liberty Bell Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Sultan's Pool (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Sherover Promenade (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Mount Zion (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Independence Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Jerusalem Botanical Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around German Colony

Fly into Tel Aviv (TLV-Ben Gurion), the closest airport, located 26.2 mi (42.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Tel Aviv (SDV-Sde Dov), which is 34.9 mi (56.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around German Colony?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 488 holiday lettings around German Colony. From 41 houses to 418 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to German Colony?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in German Colony:

  • Mamilla: 179 holiday homes
  • Katamon: 131 holiday homes
  • Talbieh: 281 holiday homes
  • Arnona: 20 holiday homes
  • Rehavia: 473 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to German Colony? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in German Colony. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Modi'in Maccabim Re'ut Central Station: 1,837 holiday lettings
  • Israelite Tower: 595 holiday lettings
  • Israel Museum: 595 holiday lettings
  • Yah HaShmona Biblical Village: 608 holiday lettings
  • Mar Elias Monastery: 428 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around German Colony listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in German Colony?

Yes, of course. offers 41 Houses in German Colony. Our other popular types of German Colony holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 418 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in German Colony?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in German Colony. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.