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Ein Kerem

Ein Kerem, Jerusalem 95744, Israel
+972 50-729-6609
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Good view from the top

One has to travel up to the hill and see this place. Though the view from the top is amazingly... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
echoatan
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Ontario, Canada
Very comfortable Stay

The hotel is centrally located and had cab access all the time. Rooms were very clean and spacious... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
EASIES2010
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Erode,TN
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Ein Kerem, Jerusalem 95744, Israel
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"hadassah hospital"
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"ancient village"
in 6 reviews
"notre dame"
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"christian tradition"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"great place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"russian church"
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"medical center"
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"arab israeli"
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"art galleries"
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"virgin mary"
in 5 reviews
"nice walk"
in 4 reviews
"central jerusalem"
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"chagall windows"
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"beautiful area"
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"christian sites"
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"different languages"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One has to travel up to the hill and see this place. Though the view from the top is amazingly admiring, one has to intentionally visit this place just to see a specific landmark which are the churches unless one is planning to go Hadassah...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel is centrally located and had cab access all the time. Rooms were very clean and spacious. Wash rooms were really clean and well maintained. Wifi access was very good and fast. Food spread was really good and had plenty of choices. Taste was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is no where in the Bible that says that John the Baptist was born here so it is only guesswork but many people think he was born here a small village in Jerusalem

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely, short walk up the hill to the beautiful, well kept church. Stunning views from the top. The location was very peaceful.

Thank Sonia T
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Almost by accident, my wife and I happened upon this little village, after visiting Yad Vashem. Unlike the rest of our trip, which was pretty much jam-packed, we actually took the time to stroll it's quiet streets and soak up the character of the place....More

Thank Jim P
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

A lovely hill country village (now considered part of Jerusalem) with a distinctly different ambience. Two churches must be visited - the first commemorates the birth of John the Baptist, the second the visitation by the Virgin Mary to her cousin Elisabeth (John's mother). Both...More

Thank John P
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Ein Kerem is a picturesque village with many artists today. It is strongly associated with John the Baptist, the village of his birth but also with the cousin of his mother Maria. When Maria and Elisabeth meet; John six months old in the belly of...More

Thank Judithneisse
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

For Christians the visitation of Mary to Elizabeth in Ein Kerem is so important as Elizabeth gave birth to John the Baptist and Mary was chosen to produce our redeemer Jesus. The setting is so beautiful and hilly but it is the spiritual dimension that...More

Thank beheaded c
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

In Hebrew, עֵין כֶּרֶם‬ means “Spring of the Vineyard,” although Ein Kārem is an Arabic word (عين كارم) meaning the same thing. The Jerusalem district is an ancient village, and now the site of Hadassah Medical Center (where I viewed the incredible Chagall Windows). Ein...More

Thank DeanMurphy2020
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

It is said to be the birth place of John the Baptist , and place of Mary's Spring, a place where people go to pray. There is a garden area and losts of nearby historic houses. The area is a special place to remember the...More

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queens888
25 May 2017|
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Response from judith k | Property representative |
City pass Train to Mount Herzl, the last/first station of the train. bus 28 downhill, or 1.5 km walking.
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