Hotels near Haifa Cruise Port Terminal in Israel

Hotels near Port of Haifa Cruise Ship Terminal in Israel

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Haifa Cruise Port Hotel

The busy port city of Haifa is located on the Mediterranean Sea in Northern Israel.
On the northernmost part of the Carmel Mountain (Carmel Mountains),
this atmospheric, cultural and clean city boasts modern skyscrapers.

After Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Haifa is Israel’s third largest city.
Book the best hotel deals near the cruise terminals. It’s highly
recommended to arrive in Haifa a day or two before your
cruise departure date, or remain in the city following the
end of your cruise.


Where to Stay ?

The port of Haifa plays an important role for the transportation of goods as well as for cruise tourism. Several cruise ships can dock at the modern cruise terminals. These are located near the city center.

Duty-free shopping is possible here at the terminal. The port of Haifa is predominantly a cruise stopover, but cruise ships have recently started departing here as well (Royal Caribbean).

The modern cruise terminal of Haifa is directly linked with downtown Haifa, only steps away from the Haifa Merkaz Hashmona railway station. You can easily reach the terminal from your hotel by taxi or public transport.

There a few hotels within very close distance such as the popular Golden Crown Hotel, 1926 Designed ApartHotel and Diana Hotel. More properties can be found in the city centre. Another option is to stay on the Mediterranean Sea coast close to Haifa’s beach.

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Haifa hanging gardens
Golden Crown Haifa

Very popular hotel offering comfortable and modern rooms within close distance to the cruise passenger port terminal.

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Dan Carmel Haifa
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Luxury 5 star hotel near the Louis Promenade. Each Room feature a private balcony.

Haifa Beach in Israel
Leonardo Plaza Haifa

Beachfront hotel located on Carmel Beach. The air conditioned rooms and suites have wonderful sea views.

Haifa Cruise Port in Israel

The Port of Haifa is the largest seaport and main cruise port of Israel.

  • Closest Hotels to Haifa Cruise Port

    1. Golden Crown Haifa

    The Golden Crown Hotel is one of Haifa’s most popular properties, often booked by cruise passengers. It’s a very nice newly renovated establishment offering modern double and twin rooms, well located close to the German Colony with a splendid view of the Baha’i Gardens. You can reach the cruise terminal on foot in about 15 minutes, or by taxi in less than 10 minutes depending on traffic.
    Cruise Expert Rating: 8/10

    2. 1926 Designed ApartHotel

    Only 5 minutes’ walk from the Port of Haifa, 1926 Designed ApartHotel offers studios which can accommodate up to 4 guests. Studios include a seating area with sofa and a functional kitchenette and most feature a balcony with a splendid view of the Bahai Gardens. The property is within close to distance of downtown restaurants, shops and tourist attrations.
    Cruise Expert Rating: 9/10

    3. Diana Hotel

    Located very close to Haifa Port (5 minutes walk), Diana Seaport Hotel & Apartments is a smoke free property situated in the downtown area not far from German Colony, Wadi Nisnas, the Bahaii Gardens and train station. Stay in one of the basic rooms, spacious apartments with sea view or family suite. There are a few restaurants and bars nearby.
    Cruise Expert Rating: 7/10

  • Haifa Cruise Port Terminal – Map

    Haifa is a popular cruise port of call during an Eastern Mediterranean cruise. It’s picturesque situated on the hills of Mount Carmel. Popular excursions from the port include visits to Jerusalem.

    There is no long term parking for cruise passengers right at the port. It is recommended to arrive by train and get off at the Haifa Merkaz Hashmona station, which is right next door to the terminal. When staying pre-or post cruise it’s recommended to take a taxi from/to your hotel. You can also use the Haifa’s metro system, which is the only one in Israel.

    Enjoy the beautiful beaches when you stay in Haifa, or climb Mount Carmel from where you have a beautiful panoramic view of the old port and the city. If you stay a little longer, opt for a trip to Nazareth and Bethlehem, the true cradle of the Catholic, Orthodox Christian and Protestant tradition.

  • What to See and Do in Haifa Israel

    You can enjoy beautiful views almost everywhere you go in Haifa.

    One of the highlights of the city is undoubtedly the hanging gardens (Baha’i Gardens) around the Baha’i temple. These are perfectly maintained Persian gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with terraces and garden ornaments creating a relaxing atmosphere about a kilometer from the city center.

    Haifa Baha'i Gardens
    Haifa Baha’i Gardens

    Spend your well-deserved vacation in Haifa, and stay in one of the many hotels near the cruise port, International airport, on the beach or just in the city center where you can experience Israeli culture.

    The ‘Holy Land’ Israel has a lot to offer. Who wouldn’t even want to float effortlessly in the salty Dead Sea? Hiking with a camel through the vast immense sand plains of the Negev desert, hiking through the forested hills of the Mount Carmel National Park or enjoying the colorful underwater world while snorkeling.

  • Weather and Climate

    Israel is an ideal summer travel destination with a Mediterranean climate. In the spring and autumn you have average temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 30°C (86°F), ideal for sunbathing on one of the fine beaches.

    The mild winter months of December and January are ideal for touring and enjoying all the beauty that Israel has to offer.

    The summer months from June to August quickly reach hot temperatures above 35 degrees celcius (95°F). These months are dry, it hardly ever rains.

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