Visit the incredible city of Tel Aviv and experience all the exoticism this city has to offer. Booking accommodation with Likibu will mean you are sure to have an unforgettable holiday. Just select your dates, use our filter options and let us find you your dream holiday rental.
Book accommodation in the exotic city of Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv is a fascinating city that has it all; whether you are looking to experience the cultural side of Tel Aviv or wanting to relax and recharge, this city has plenty to offer for all. Use Likibu to find a range of accommodation, ranging from cheap hotels and apartments to 5 star beach hotels.
Tel Aviv is arguably a great place to visit all year round, if you book a trip anytime from March to May you will experience spring sunshine and the beautiful blooming bougainvillea. If you want to visit Tel Aviv in the summer then expect average temperatures of 30 degrees Celsius. Additionally Gay pride, one of the biggest festivals in the city is held at the beginning of June and we would definitely recommend visiting at this time. If you are planning a trip in autumn expect similar weather to spring and winter temperatures are cold with intermittent rain and a bit of winter sun.
How to get there from the UK?
There are regular flights from Tel Aviv to the UK, the main airlines to choose from are Easyjet, Eliat, Air Canada, Air France, Lufthansa and Royal Jordanian airlines. There are approximately 4 flights a day from the main UK airports and it takes about 4 hours 50 minutes to get from the UK to Tel Aviv. Once you arrive in the main airport, Ben Gurion, we would advise you take a bus, train or taxi depending on your budget, however both are reliable.
How to get around within Tel Aviv?
The Tel Aviv city bus network is very effective it runs from 5:30 am till midnight and a travel pass for the day costs 6.60 ILS. If you are keen to soak in as much of Tel Aviv as possible we would recommend walking to and from places. If you feel more comfortable travelling by taxi they are very easy to find anywhere in the city and their pricing system is run by a metre.
Where to stay in Tel Aviv
This is the perfect place to book accommodation if you want to find a beach hotel, this neighbourhood is also home to all the main 5 star hotels. Stay here if you want the ultimate relaxation experience, wake up with a sea view and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Although there are many great holiday rentals around here this is not a very residential part of Tel Aviv and so for most of the best restaurant you will have to venture further afield.
The white city area
This neighbourhood is two kilometres inland from the beach and it is Tel Aviv's nightclub, culinary and cultural centre. Book a trendy apartment or boutique hotel in this area and you will find exquisite restaurants and fantastic shopping, it is also relatively close to all the main tourist attractions.
This is the oldest part of Tel aviv, and the perfect place to stay if you want to live like a local and experience the real Tel Aviv. There are a number of great value apartments for rent in this neighbourhood and you will also find some of the best hotels in Tel Aviv here. The vibe of Jaffa is much more cultural than the very centre of Tel Aviv and there are many flea markets and authentic restaurants here.
If you are travelling on a budget and are not sure where to stay then we would recommend booking accommodation in Florentin. It is described as Tel Aviv's artistic neighbourhood, there are numerous rooms for rent and cheap hotels in this area. It is also a great place to experience the street food and steet art of Tel Aviv.
What to Visit in Tel Aviv?
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art
The Tel Aviv Museum of Art has been designed to look like an envelope, it was designed by American architect Preston Scott Cohen and it is certainly one of the main tourist attractions. The highlight of the gallery has to be the impressive collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art from incredible artists such as Renoir, Gaugin, Degas, Monet, Picasso, Cézanne, Matisse and Van Gogh.
The Carmel Market
The Carmel Market is nestled in the peaceful streets of the Yemenite Quarter, this is the creative area of Tel Aviv and this market is described by locals as the heart of the city. You will find a plethora of fruit, vegetable, meat and cheese stalls here. If you are staying in a serviced apartment and you want to try make a traditional Israeli meal, then we would definitely recommend grabbing some ingredients from this market.
The Park HaYarkhon
Park HaYakron is Tel Aviv's equivalent to Central Park, it is filled with joggers, cyclists, skaters and footballers. The park is 3.5 sq km, it is the city's biggest green space and it runs along the Yarkon river. There is also a Sportek Centre here if you feel like being active, you will find climbing walls, basketball courts, skate parks and trampolines.
The Nahalat Binyamin Crafts Market
Nahalat Binyamin Crafts Market is the city's main arts and crafts market and it is a great place to spend time immersing yourself in culture of Tel Aviv. This market is a great place to pick up some local art, there are a myriad of stalls selling paintings, ornaments and you will find numerous street performers. Grab a quick bite here and enjoy wandering around this fantastic market.